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Beyond GSK: An insider look at STEMAccelerator

STEMAccelerator is helping kids prepare for exciting STEM careers and is supported through GSK's $1 million grant.
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The new Beyond GSK segment is centered on STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) education and GSK’s one million dollar commitment to NC New Schools’ brand new initiative called STEMAccelerator. In this episode, you will meet Cyclops, a robot made from nuts, bolts, sensors and switches. Cyclops is one way that high school students in North Carolina are being inspired by science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). 

Local Nonprofits Contributing to a Healthier Community Encouraged to Apply for Ten $40,000 Awards

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April 14, 2015 /3BL Media/ - GlaxoSmithKline (@GSKUS) and United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (@PhillySJUnited) today issued the call for applications for the GSK IMPACT Awards.  This annual awards program will honor up to ten local nonprofit organizations with $40,000 each in recognition of their exceptional achievements in contributing to a healthier Greater Philadelphia Region.

Cisco Joins North Carolina Governor in Helping Our Military Heroes Find Jobs


According to North Carolina Governor McCrory, 27,000 military service members in his state will leave the armed forces in 2015 alone, representing a massive pool of highly-skilled talent. Military veterans have a strong work ethic, are accustomed to working under pressure, can make decisions smartly but swiftly, and are well organized.

But often the greatest challenge they have is translating those skills into something that we, in the civilian workforce, can understand and relate to our job requirements.

Nine Local Nonprofits Receive $40,000 Each in GSK IMPACT Awards for Building a Healthier Triangle Region

- Winners address pressing community health challenges, including helping kids succeed in school, improving access to affordable housing, and increasing healthy eating.
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November 19, 2014 /3BL Media/ - GlaxoSmithKline (@GSKUS) today announced the winners of this year’s GSK IMPACT Award for the Triangle region during a ceremony at GSK’s Research Triangle Park (RTP) Campus. Nine local nonprofits earned $40,000 each in recognition of their exceptional achievements in contributing to a healthier Triangle region.

The 2014 GSK IMPACT Award winners are:

Hanesbrands And Its Employees Raise More Than $2.2 Million For United Way Of Forsyth County, N.C., And Earn Seventh United Way Honor For Campaign Excellence

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March 4, 2014 /3BL Media/ HanesBrands announced today that the company and its employees raised $2.2 million for the United Way of Forsyth County as part of another award-winning employee campaign in 2013.

Hanes and its employees represent the largest corporate giver to the United Way chapter and have given more than $34 million since 1999 to help fund an array of social services to families and individuals in need in Forsyth County.

Nine Innovative Nonprofits Receive $40,000 #GSKimpact Awards for Contributing to a Healthier Triangle Region

Winners build healthy communities by tackling malnutrition, homelessness, and other pressing community health challenges
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December 4, 2013/3BL Media/ - GSK [LSE/NYSE: GSK] and Triangle Community Foundation today announced the GSK IMPACT Award Winners in a ceremony at GSK’s Research Triangle Park facility. Nine local nonprofits earned $40,000 each in recognition of their outstanding contributions to a healthier Triangle region.

CITGO Partners With Huddle Inc. To Launch High School Ticket Program

Program To Save High Schools Across Alabama, Florida and North Carolina More than $150,000 in Total
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HOUSTON, Oct. 22, 2013 / 3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation announced a new partnership with Huddle Inc., and the launch of the CITGO & Huddle Inc. High School Ticket Program. Through this exciting new program running from through May 2014, CITGO will help 222 high schools in Tampa, Fla.; Mobile, Dothan and Montgomery, Ala.; and Greenville and New Bern, N.C. save more than $150,000 by offsetting the schools' ticket printing costs. 

Investing with a Profound Sense of Community

Core Values Key as the Impact Marketplace Gains Momentum
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March 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Think investments should make money and make the world a better place? Members of Investors' Circle do more than ever. "Smart with Heart" is how Bonny Moellenbrock, IC's Executive Director, describes their active network. "It's not just about the dollars. It's about the sense of meaning you share with the entrepreneurs and fellow investors," says Tom Balderston, Managing Director, Sustain VC and IC Member.

Mid-State Petroleum And CITGO Recognize Kopper Top Life Learning Center For Fueling Good In North Carolina

Local Non-profit Awarded $5,000 in CITGO Gift Cards
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HOUSTON and LIBERTY, N.C., Feb. 22, 2013 / 3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation and local CITGO Marketer Mid-State Petroleum recently recognized the Kopper Top Life Learning Center as one of the latest Fueling Good winners. The North Carolina non-profit received $5,000 in CITGO Gift Cards to help carry out its mission of providing animal-assisted therapeutic services to individuals with and without disabilities.

Balfour Beatty Construction Achieves Prestigious North Carolina Safety Status

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RALEIGH, N.C., October 25, 2012 /3BL Media/ -  In recognition of Balfour Beatty Construction’s outstanding health and safety practices, the North Carolina Department of Labor (NCDOL) recently awarded the company’s Carolinas division with its prestigious “Building Star” (Safety Through Achievement and Recognition) designation.


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