To coincide with women’s history month, YWCA Bristol kicked-off its first workshop in the Emerge women’s professional series on March 20.
March 31, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Women from Northeast Tennessee to Southwest Virginia ascended Bays Mountain in Kingsport, Tennessee to take part in the inaugural event. Together, they explored topics such as leadership, multiple generations in the workplace, and negotiating from local, regional and national presenters. Eastman Corporate Social Responsibility sponsored the series because of the emphasis around empowerment and education for women that leads to impact on economic development. These are just some of the priority focus areas for Eastman and Corporate Social Responsibility team.
Always campaign is changing perceptions and building confidence during puberty
Last summer, we launched our Always#LikeAGirl campaign to shed a light on the power of words and how the commonly-used phrase “like a girl”—often used as an insult—can have a significant effect on girls’ self-confidence.
Barbara Bush, Soledad O’Brien, and Tina Tchen Participate in Event Focusing on How the Private Sector Empowers Women and Girls
WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2015 /3BL Media/ - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, UN Women, United Nations Office for Partnerships, and Microsoft will convene women’s empowerment and business leaders for their annual International Women’s Day forum.
Using #LikeAGirl as an insult is a hard knock against any adolescent girl. And since the rest of puberty's really no picnic either, it's easy to see what a huge impact it can have on a girl's self-confidence.
In June P&G's Always kicked off an epic battle to make sure that girls everywhere keep their confidence throughout puberty and beyond, and made a start by showing them that doing it #LikeAGirl is an awesome thing.
The transformative quality of learning is top of mind in the latest issue of the RSF Quarterly. Joan Caldarera, Director of the Rudolf Steiner College, San Francisco, offers a reconsideration of the purpose and framework for the future of education. Learn how RSF borrower Foundation For the Challenged empowers the developmentally disabled to lead a full life by providing them with dignity, stability, and independence.
I was so excited to learn that Mary Kay formed a partnership with the Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas to promote entrepreneurship! It’s a great tie to the goals that the Girl Scouts have been teaching for the past 100 years and that Mary Kay has been sharing with woman around the globe for the last fifty.
San Francisco, October 1, 2013 /3BL Media/ —The Walt Disney Company has awarded a US$625,000 grant to expand BSR’s HERfinance initiative through new peer-to-peer education programs on financial literacy for factory workers in supply chains throughout Asia and Latin America.
Latest video in M.O.O.D. on the Street series showcases volunteers in Fort Wayne, Ind. discussing making a positive impact on others
RADNOR, Pa., September 24, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE: LNC) released new findings from its M.O.O.D. (Measuring Optimism, Outlook, and Direction) of America study the company released in May that show an increased level of empowerment among respondents who take an active role in giving their time and resources to their local communities.
Bangalore, September 4, 2013 /3BL Media/ - (IBNS): Enterprise application software provider SAP Asia Pacific and Japan on Friday declared that SAP Labs India has won the CMO Asia’s ‘Best Organization for Women Talent Development’ award across Asia for its contribution to the empowerment of women in industry.
The award specifically recognises the efforts undertaken at SAP Labs India to engage women successfully and have cheered and supported the development of women professionally, the company noted.