On August 21st of this year the Conflict Minerals Consortium is hosting the Inaugural Global Conflict Minerals Syposium in Los Angeles, California. The Symposium coincides with the 1-year anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Section 1502 Conflict Minerals Final Rule.
Company Partnership with Glasswing International and U.S. Agency for International Development to Provide Funding for School Renovation and Volunteers for After-School Programs Expands to Honduras
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 23, 2013 /3BL Media/ – HanesBrands, a leading marketer of everyday basic apparel, today announced that it has expanded to Honduras its successful Central American school renovation and after-school youth club programs in partnership with Glasswing International.
Washington State Teacher Named 2013 National Teacher of the Year
New York, April 24, 2013 /3BL Media/ - ING U.S. is marking its ninth year as co-sponsor of the National Teacher of the Year, a project by the Council of Chief State School Officers. ING U.S. joins in celebrating Jeff Charbonneau, a 9th-12th grade Chemistry, Physics and Engineering teacher in Zillah, Wash., as the 63rd National Teacher of the Year. Charbonneau, along with the 2013 State Teachers of the Year, was recognized by President Barack Obama in a ceremony at the White House on Tuesday, April 23.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt partners with World Vision to distribute millions of award-winning textbooks, children’s stories, and adult and reference titles to schools, libraries, and nonprofits around the world.
HMH books to be distributed as holiday gifts to foster children throughout Massachusetts
BOSTON, Dec. 5, 2012 /3BL Media/ – Boston-based global education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) today announced a $650,000 book donation to the Department of Children and Families (DCF) in Massachusetts. The books will be distributed as holiday gifts to foster children all over the state as part of HMH’s global book donation program, which sees several million books distributed worldwide on an annual basis.
More than 1000 employees participate in over 100 volunteerism projects across 22 office locations, including Boston, Chicago, Orlando, Austin and Dublin
BOSTON, Nov. 26, 2012 /3BL Media/ – Global education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) engaged more than 1140 employees in over 100 volunteer projects globally as part of its first annual Volunteer Week this month. The company-wide week of service was designed to support local communities in HMH’s 22 office locations all over the world.
‘Green Apple’ initiative will promote improved educational outcomes in the US and beyond
September 24, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Today at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting in New York, global education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) and The Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced a national Commitment to Action to provide more than 2 million children with access to safer, healthier learning environments. Known as Green Apple, this initiative is designed to empower schools in the United States and beyond to become more effective places to learn.
Thought Leaders are gathering for the Inaugural Global Conflict Minerals Symposium, presented by the Conflict Minerals Consortium, taking place in Los Angeles, California on August 21-22 of this year. The Symposium coincides with the 1-year anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Section 1502 Conflict Minerals Final Rule.