Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Pfizer Foundation Partners with Save The Children to Support Gender Equality in Malawi

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Freda Lewis-Hall, MD, Pfizer’s Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President, has been a member of Save the Children’s Board of Trustees since 2012. She shares Save the Children’s dedication to creating immediate and lasting change in the lives of children and families around the world. 

Since 2014, the Pfizer Foundation has actively supported Save the Children’s much-needed efforts to improve access to childhood immunization and family planning services for women in the African nation of Malawi, where millions of people make the equivalent of just $1 per day.  

Pfizer Foundation Grantee North Star Alliance Uses Innovative Approach to Provide Care “At the Right Locations and at the Right Time”

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Eva Mwai is the Regional Director for East Africa with North Star Alliance, which has built a network of 36 roadside clinics made from refurbished shipping containers throughout 11 countries in Africa. North Star Alliance’s clinics provide health services along major transportation routes using scalable and sustainable practices. This unique public-private partnership model provides low-cost primary and sexual healthcare to mobile, at-risk individuals.

Pfizer Foundation Grantee Clinicas del Azúcar Approaches Diabetes Care in Mexico “From a Different Perspective”

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Miguel Garza is the Chief Financial Officer and Director of New Business Development for Clínicas del Azúcar. Based in Monterrey, Mexico, the organization’s mission is to provide high-quality low-cost care to prevent and treat diabetes. Clínicas del Azúcar’s leaders use their background in business to apply entrepreneurial skills to improve the health of people who would otherwise not have access to specialized care.

Go Green: Bristol-Myers Squibb’s Commitment to the Environment

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At Bristol-Myers Squibb, sustainability means conducting our business to help patients prevail over serious diseases in a manner that contributes to economic growth, social responsibility and a healthy environment now and in the future. We are proud of our accomplishments and, at the same time, mindful that we must continue to improve if we are to fulfill our Mission and Commitment.

Driven To Fight Cancer Truck Makes Debut Appearance at IMEX 2014 and Cattle Baron’s Ball on Track to the Baja 1000

Sponsor A Mile of Their Race To the Finish and Enter To Win
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October 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ - The trophy truck that will have American Cancer Society donator signatures on it from around the world, makes it’s debut appearance at the IMEX show in Las Vegas, NV this weekend, followed immediately by the Cattle Baron’s Ball in Dallas, TX.  You can sponsor a mile or more of the Driven to Fight Cancer Trophy Truck team as they take on the SCORE International Baja 1000 starting November 14, 2014 at www.DrivenToFightCancer.com.  “We have been working on this opportunity for months and it is rewa

Middle Schoolers Develop App to Help Visually Impaired

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By Mónica I. Feliú-Mójer 

“We saw him struggling, trying to get around. What if we could create an app to help him?”

The Cost of Conflict Minerals Compliance Discussed: Last Chance to Register for Conflict Minerals Post Filing Insights Webinar

October 15 @ 10 am PDT
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Join Source Intelligence on October 15th for an interview with Dr. Chris Bayer, principal investigator at Tulane University, and Nick Aster, founder of Triple Pundit, for a deeper understanding of the after effects of Dodd Frank 1502.

Last Chance to Save: BSR Conference Advance Rates End 9/30

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A friendly reminder: Registration rates for the BSR Conference 2014 will go up after tomorrow—register by midnight on September 30 to save on our annual event.

#BSR14 Advance Registration Rates End Tuesday September 30

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The advance rates deadline for the BSR Conference 2014—your last chance for discounted registration costs—is Tuesday September 30. Register today, and join us in New York November 4-6.

 

BSR Conference 2014 Twitter Contest

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Enter to win a pass to the BSR Conference 2014 through our first-ever Twitter contest, which runs from September 15-25.

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To enter, tweet this: I want to attend the BSR Conference 2014: Transparency & Transformation http://bsr14.org #winBSR14

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