National Grid Supports City Year; People Magazine's "Teacher of the Year" Contest; Ferring Pharmaceuticals Sponsors "Race for Family" - CSR Minute for June 22, 2012
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National Grid has made a multi-year international commitment to City Year, an education-focused nonprofit that unites young leaders for a year of service to keep students in school and on track to graduate. The energy delivery company will support City Year programs at schools in Boston, Providence, Brooklyn, and London.
People magazine has launched its first annual Teacher of the Year contest. Five educators working in grades K-12 will each win a $5,000 prize with support from sponsor Kellogg’s Frosted Mini-Wheats cereal. Deadline for entries is July 2nd.
Ferring Pharmaceuticals and Clifford Law Offices are sponsoring the first annual Illinois “Race” for the Family” tomorrow in Palatine, Illinois. Local families, couples, and individuals will participate to raise funds for families undergoing infertility treatment or pursuing domestic adoption. The Race is hosted by the Cade Foundation and the Fertility Centers of Illinois.
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