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PYXERA Global Chief Program Officer Amanda MacArthur to Speak Alongside The Rockefeller Foundation at Responsible Business Summit Europe

80+ CEOs, governmental and business leaders meet at RBSEU to drive the debate on qualifying social impact
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Washington, D.C., May 8, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Amanda MacArthur, Chief Program Officer at PYXERA Global, will present alongside The Rockefeller Foundation on the YieldWise initiative at Ethical Corporation’s 16th Responsible Business Summit Europe taking place in London on June 7-8.

Rockefellers to Divest from Fossil Fuel Investments - The Minute

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In a highly symbolic gesture with real bottom line impact, the Rockefeller family has announced that its $860 million philanthropic organization will sell off its assets linked to fossil fuel companies and invest in renewable energy. The Rockefeller fortune was, of course, originally earned from Standard Oil, the first great oil company.

No Action is Too Small: Everyday Leaders Are Changing the World

Giving back. Paying it forward. Philanthropy. Charity.
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By Jesse Hertstein

Giving back. Paying it forward. Philanthropy. Charity.

In the past, much of the power of community support came from the wealth of bequests. Consider Carnegie, who endowed libraries across the United States.

Today, many with wealth want to see the impact of their donations during their lifetimes. Consider Gates, who is addressing global health issues through a highly active foundation, and pushing others with wealth to give it away.

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