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The Action Team As My Family

by Ryker Wakeley
Blog

If there was one word to describe the Action Team, it would have to be “family.” The people you meet and the experiences you have all build upon who you are, and the Action Team is there to help facilitate that growth — much like a family would.

Players Trust Ends Summer of ‘15 on a High Note

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It was a banner summer for the Players Trust programs that engage kids in their communities when school is out.

Buses for Baseball brought underserved kids to the ballpark, through City Clinics players helped inner-city kids learn the game, Action Teams partnered with players to serve their communities and Operation Backpack ensured that some of the neediest children will have sufficient school supplies when they return to the classroom.

Credit Rating Agencies are Miscalculating Risks of Climate Change, Report Finds

A new report argues that credit agencies’ failure to properly account for climate risks could lead to the next global financial crisis
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Originally posted on The Guardian.

Credit rating agencies still have a long way to go in incorporating climate change risks into their analyses, said Lenora Suki, head of sustainable finance product strategy at Bloomberg. “In general, they have yet to thoroughly and transparently integrate these emerging issues and concerns into traditional credit models,” she said.

Inside the War on Coal

How Mike Bloomberg, red-state businesses, and a lot of Midwestern lawyers are changing American energy faster than you think.
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Max Scherzer Joins Teleconference with High School Volunteers

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Max Scherzer told high school volunteers joining the monthly Action Team teleconference that his spirited play and dedication to the game are two traits he models after his former Detroit Tiger teammate, Torii Hunter. These same two traits can be found in Scherzer’s charitable work, too.

The 2013 Players Choice Award American League Outstanding Pitcher, who signed with the Washington Nationals this off-season following four seasons with the Tigers, is anxious to begin his first season with the defending NL East champions.

Aramark Video: Sustaining Experiences that Matter

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Locally sourced salmon – from the dock to the plate - is part of Aramark’s commitment to environmental sustainability in Washington's Olympic peninsula, where we operate four properties for the National Park Service (NPS) and U.S. Forest Service.

 

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Mars Receives Ray Anderson Radical Industrialism Award At USGBC’S 2014 Leadership Awards

The Awards recognize individuals and groups at the forefront of sustainability in the “built” environment
Press Release

Washington, D.C., November 8, 2014 /3BL Media/ — Mars, Incorporated has been presented with the Ray Anderson Radical Industrialism Award, at the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) 2014 Leadership Awards Luncheon on Thursday. The awards set out to celebrate individuals and groups at the forefront of sustainability in the “built” environment who are committed to advancing the industry.

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