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The CNH Industrial Foundation Supports Community Hit by Winter Storm

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The CNH Industrial Foundation is committed to supporting disaster relief initiatives. The community of Greenville, TX, which is home to a CNH Industrial parts distribution center, was greatly impacted by the recent winter storm.

Tax Credits for Economic & Community Development

Take a deeper look into tax credits, grants, and subsidies offered to commercial real estate developers by the government to help stimulate economic growth.
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Commercial real estate developers with an interest in economic and community development can tap into multiple sources of support. Federal, state and local governments offer tax credits, grants, and subsidies that aim to stimulate economic growth, often in overlooked communities.

23 Companies Incentivize Us to Power Women Entrepreneurs During Women's History Month

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The Whole Planet Foundation International Women’s Day virtual event had 500+ participants come together during March 7-8 to expand women’s opportunities through access to entrepreneurship. The compelling content can be unlocked here with a suggested

Milwaukee's WTMJ-4 News Highlights Rockwell's Benefits for Working Families

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Becky House, senior vice president and chief people and legal officer at Rockwell Automation, has been instrumental in helping to reevaluate and shape how the company supports working parents during the pandemic.

In a recent interview with WTMJ-4 News, Milwaukee’s NBC affiliate, House said Rockwell made it a priority to ease burdens for working families during the pandemic.

Campaign Spreads Hope

By Racine Edwardes
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On Wednesday 10 March, KFC made a generous donation of 300 emergency food parcels to early childhood development centres (ECDCs) in Lavender Hill after the fast-food giant’s interest was sparked by an opinion piece posted in People’s Post.

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Nonprofit Partner Spotlight: Atlanta Habitat for Humanity

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The Home Depot Foundation is shining a light on organizations and leaders they work with who are creating more equitable futures for those in underserved communities. Since 1989, The Home Depot has partnered with Habitat for Humanity to revitalize neighborhoods through affordable homeownership. The first cities to benefit from this partnership were Atlanta, Dallas, Tampa and Miami.  

Lisa Y. Gordon, president and CEO of Atlanta Habitat for Humanity, uses her background in urban development and local government to help create growth opportunities throughout Atlanta.  

CSH to Advance Racial Equity and Access to Housing

Projects in CA, MN, NJ, and MD are working to create resilient communities
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NEW YORK, NY, March 17, 2021 /3BL Media/ – CSH (Corporation for Supportive Housing) today announced an innovative effort to develop and implement systemic solutions to address the long-term impacts of COVID-19 and racial inequities in five communities across the US where vulnerable individuals and families have been marginalized. CSH’s initiative has received support with a grant from the Wells Fargo Foundation.

Bridgestone Americas Announces $100 Vaccine Support Payment for U.S. Employees

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  • Payment will be available to the company’s more than 33,000 U.S. employees.
  • Bridgestone is providing the $100 support payment to remove barriers for employees who choose to get the vaccine, such as missing work, child care, transportation costs, or other potential obstacles.
  • The company is also exploring options to offer comparable programs to employees in Canada and Latin America.

 

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  • Payment will be available to the company’s more than 33,000 U.S. employees.
  • Bridgestone is providing the $100 support payment to remove barriers for employees who choose to get the vaccine, such as missing work, child care, transportation costs, or other potential obstacles.
  • The company is also exploring options to offer comparable programs to employees in Canada and Latin America.

 

The Ripple Effect of Ripple Foods is Powering Women Entrepreneurs through Whole Planet Foundation

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Ripple Foods, makers of delicious, nutritious plant-based dairy alternative products, is a Platinum Sponsor of Whole Planet Foundation and participated in the International Women’s Day virtual event during Women’s History Month.  

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