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Alexion's 2020 Global Intern Program Remains Strong Despite COVID-19 Hurdles

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Many organizations shuttered their intern programs due to COVID-19 this year, but not Alexion. The company maintained its plans to welcome the 2020 class of interns by quickly pivoting to a virtual program that promises to be as engaging, educational and rewarding as an in-office experience. Adding to the challenge was insuring our international virtual internship program spans several EU countries — Switzerland, Spain, Italy, Germany and France – was designed with even greater flexibility to accommodate the requirements of Europe’s various education systems.

Bayer Future of Farming Dialogue Focuses on Importance of Sustainability in Agriculture

Bayer helping transform the food system through innovation in agriculture
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  • Despite the challenges posed by Covid-19, Bayer confirms significant progress on its sustainability commitments.
  • Highly innovative carbon initiatives are redefining the value of farming by rewarding farmers for generating carbon credits when adopting climate-smart practices.
  • Game-changing launch of VITALA, the first global launch of a short stature maize hybrid in Mexico, to help farmers produce more while using less resources
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  • Despite the challenges posed by Covid-19, Bayer confirms significant progress on its sustainability commitments.
  • Highly innovative carbon initiatives are redefining the value of farming by rewarding farmers for generating carbon credits when adopting climate-smart practices.
  • Game-changing launch of VITALA, the first global launch of a short stature maize hybrid in Mexico, to help farmers produce more while using less resources

Successfully Recruit, Engage, and Retain Volunteers During a Pandemic: Learn More & Register Today

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OAKLAND, Calif., October 13, 2020 /3BL Media/ – COVID-19’s impact on volunteering challenges nonprofits, individuals, and companies to find ways to continue to serve communities in need. VolunteerMatch has spent the last seven months researching across sectors what these challenges are, creating ways to overcome them, and designing a webinar premiering on October 29, 2020 to help us all pivot so that service continues as seamlessly as possible.

Introducing Cisco's Educator Resource Center

Meet Cisco’s hub for free curriculum, virtual field trips, and resources for in-person, virtual, and hybrid learning.
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Autumn is considered back-to-school time in the United States and other parts of the world. But this year, the return to the classroom looks dramatically different than ever before. 

Caregivers in Crisis: Rosalynn Carter Institute Report Sounds the Alarm on Caregiving in the Time of COVID

With World Mental Health Day on Saturday, Survey Shows Caregivers Have More Stress, Less Support, and Poorer Mental Health
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AMERICUS, Ga., October 8, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Just days before World Mental Health Day on October 10, the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving (RCI) today released “Caregivers in Crisis,” a report on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the mental health and well-being of caregivers. In a survey of more than 400 caregivers from 46 states, the vast majority

How a Local Agency Removes the Barriers That Keep Underserved Families in Poverty

In one of the country’s most impoverished regions, a local nonprofit and a Truist Cares* grant bring hope and opportunity to single-parent households, homeless youth, and others in need.
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In February 2020, while most of America enjoyed 3.5% unemployment and unprecedented economic prosperity, Kentucky resident Iyeshia Lattimore was barely getting by.

Vistra's TXU Energy Donates $100,000 to Texas Food Banks as Pandemic Strain Continues

Donations coincide with a company-wide commitment to Hunger Action Month
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IRVING, Texas, October 1, 2020 /3BL Media/ — Vistra's flagship retail electricity brand, TXU Energy, today announced it is committing $100,000 to support Texas food banks, still working through soaring demand and resetting logistics due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cisco Webex Earns TrustRadius Tech Cares Award for Service and Compassion in 2020

By Amit Barave, Sr. Director, Head of Product Management, WebEx Meetings & WebEx Platform - Cisco
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TrustRadius Awards Webex with 2020 Tech Cares Award

Aramark's Global Day of Service Focuses on Students and Families, Adapts to Pandemic

Students, families, community organizations and more benefit from Aramark Building Community Day.
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PHILADELPHIA, September 30, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Earlier this month, Aramark volunteers participated in Aramark Building Community Day, an annual global day of service that demonstrates the company’s year round commitment to enriching and nourishing people’s lives.

Webcasts Focus on Role of Buildings, Communities and Organizations to Respond to Today's Global Health Challenges

Webcasts with IWBI: September 21 - September 25
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With the gravity of the situation regarding COVID-19, today, more than ever, the spaces where we spend our time play a role in the future of protecting our families, our businesses and the public at large. Join IWBI and the WELL community for an array of virtual panels and discussions surrounding the importance of better buildings, more vibrant communities and stronger organizations.

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