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Announcing the first 24 Dell YouthConnect recipients in the United States

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by Michele Glaze, US Giving Manager

Every child - no matter where they live, their socio-economic status or their gender - should have an equal opportunity for success in school, work and life. In a global society connected through the real-time exchange of information, there is a gap between the technology “haves” and the “have-nots”. Too often, underserved communities can’t provide their children with the tools necessary to be successful in work and life.

Molson Coors Canada Staking $1 Million to Advocate for More Active Living Across Canada

Molson Coors Community Cheer program enables selected Canadian communities to access funds to help promote healthy, active lifestyles
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Toronto and Montreal - September 20, 2011 - Does your community rink need a new roof? The local baseball field new fencing? Want to start a program that gets people up and moving? Molson Coors Community Cheer program just may be the answer. Together with the voting support of Canadians, the program will donate up to $1 million to support projects and initiatives across Canada that help promote a healthy, active lifestyle in local communities – and it’s looking for worthy recipients.  

CSR Minute: Schwab Foundation Names Kaboom CEO as a Social Entrepreneur of the Year; Audi and Best Buddies Team Up for 5th Audi-Best Buddies Challenge

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

Encana helps bring "hope" to RMHSA

Puppy will provide comfort and companionship to families
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) September 7, 2011 - Encana and Ronald McDonald House® Southern Alberta (RMHSA) have been partners for years, working together to build a better community. Encana’s support for the organization has been diverse, including employee matching gifts, sponsorship of a children’s playroom, staff volunteer time and a $292,000 pledge to help build a new House in Red Deer.

Creating Opportunities for Washington’s Students

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Posted by Brad Smith
General Counsel and Senior Vice President, Legal & Corporate Affairs, Microsoft

With Washington students heading back to school, September will see Microsoft build upon the many education-related investments the company has made to date in Washington state, and consider ways of taking them even farther as we move forward.

Horn of Africa Relief

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Earlier this month, UPS delivered an entire aircraft full of urgently needed food aid to Africa. The charter was the result of a request by the World Food Programme, one of UPS’s key partners in disaster relief, which has mobilized to assist victims of a famine in the Horn of Africa.

Watch video of UPS flight for famine relief

 

The Home Depot Foundation Continues Commitment to Fund Storm Relief and Recovery Efforts; Supports Red Cross Efforts through Disaster Giving Program

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Atlanta, GA - August 29, 2011 - In the wake of the damage that Hurricane Irene has wrought on portions of the South, Mid-Atlantic and the Northeast, The Home Depot® Foundation, the philanthropic arm of The Home Depot, today reactivated its $1 million Storm Relief Fund, which was originally established in April 2011 in response to this storm season's violent weather events.

Nalco Reports on Economic, Environmental and Social Sustainability Progress

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Our 2010 Sustainability Report continues to expand our results reporting beyond our previous reports. This report contains:

  • Expanded information on our Shareholder Dialogue efforts

  • Three distinct sections on Environmental, Economic and Social Sustainability

  • The addition of new metrics to track our sustainability efforts

  • A separate Detailed Appendix that contains the in-depth information that supports our Sustainability Report

You can also learn more about our sustainability progress at www.nalco.com/sustainability.

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Our 2010 Sustainability Report continues to expand our results reporting beyond our previous reports. This report contains:

  • Expanded information on our Shareholder Dialogue efforts

  • Three distinct sections on Environmental, Economic and Social Sustainability

  • The addition of new metrics to track our sustainability efforts

  • A separate Detailed Appendix that contains the in-depth information that supports our Sustainability Report

You can also learn more about our sustainability progress at www.nalco.com/sustainability.

Social Emerges as Online Giving Driver for 2011 – By Companies for Good blog

Companies for Good is curated by Kate Olsen, Sr. Manager, Partnerships.
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 The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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 The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

Southwest Shows LUV to Communities, Awards 10 more Nonprofits with 40 Tickets Each

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It's that time again...  Southwest Airlines is ready to announce the third set of ten deserving nonprofits to win 40 roundtrip tickets in the Showing LUV to our Communities for 40 Years contest.  

Southwest Airlines is awarding a total of 1,600 nonprofit organizations whose work benefits the communities they serve.  Nonprofit organizations focused on community initiatives that concentrate on education, diversity, military, environment, and families facing serious illness had the chance to share their compelling story, along with a photo, to explain how 40 roundtrip tickets would help them achieve their missions in the community.

The first two sets of ten winners were announced on July 28 and August 2.  The final set of 10 winners will be announced on August 16. 

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It's that time again...  Southwest Airlines is ready to announce the third set of ten deserving nonprofits to win 40 roundtrip tickets in the Showing LUV to our Communities for 40 Years contest.  

Southwest Airlines is awarding a total of 1,600 nonprofit organizations whose work benefits the communities they serve.  Nonprofit organizations focused on community initiatives that concentrate on education, diversity, military, environment, and families facing serious illness had the chance to share their compelling story, along with a photo, to explain how 40 roundtrip tickets would help them achieve their missions in the community.

The first two sets of ten winners were announced on July 28 and August 2.  The final set of 10 winners will be announced on August 16. 

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