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11:12 ET Report Documents Troubling Statistics for Low-Income Students Applying to Nation's Top Colleges

America's elite colleges and universities can increase the number of high-achieving, low-income students who attend by taking simple steps to...


11:00 ET National PTA and Virginia PTA Statement on Racial Violence in Charlottesville, Va.

National PTA President Jim Accomando and Virginia PTA President Sarah Gross issued the following statement regarding the racial violence that...


10:56 ET Three Grant Funding Opportunities for Brain Tumor Research Funding Open Today

The American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) is now accepting Letters of Intent (LOI) for three research funding opportunities. ABTA-funded research...


10:24 ET Turkish Airlines Gives Back; Teams Up with Social Media Celebrities to Fight Famine and Drought in Somalia

Africa's Top International Carrier Ships Second Cargo Plane Full of Food Supplies to Save Lives. Flying to more countries than any other...


10:07 ET Holocaust Survivors Foundation USA Condemns Vandalization of Boston Holocaust Memorial and Rise of Hatred, Racism, and Anti-Semitism

The following release is being issued on behalf of Holocaust Survivors Foundation USA: We are heartbroken and angry that the Holocaust Memorial...


10:05 ET City Parks Foundation announces 25th Anniversary Charlie Parker Jazz Festival Presented by Capital One Bank

City Parks Foundation is proud to announce the 25th Anniversary celebration of the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival. The festival is New York City's...


10:01 ET Wounded Warrior Project Addresses Mental Health Issues Through Partnerships

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) targets its programs and services to the nearly 130,000 veterans and family members it serves. But WWP efforts...


10:00 ET Road Scholar Learning Adventures Bring History To Life With These Five Must See Museums

Museums have transformed in recent years from being places to view paintings and sculptures to innovative spaces where history, architecture and...


10:00 ET SOUTH-TEC 2017 Celebrates Advancements and Workplace Inclusion in Southeast Manufacturing

Manufacturing is thriving in the southeast and manufacturers are enjoying considerable growth in a host of industries, from petrochemicals and...


10:00 ET BBB's Give.org Launches "Advancing Collaboration" Movement Aimed at a Seismic "Shareconomy" Shift in Nonprofit Operations

Technological shifts are changing human behavior and transforming every sector of the economy—even the nonprofit space. In response to such...


10:00 ET The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. Increased in July

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. increased 0.3 percent in July to 128.3 (2010 = 100), following a 0.6 percent...


09:13 ET Animojis run wild to protect animals around the world

Mobile technology and conservation join forces to save animals in a new partnership. IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare) and Bare Tree...


09:10 ET Hyundai Hope On Wheels Presents Arkansas Children's With $50,000 Hyundai Impact Award To Support Pediatric Cancer Research

On Tuesday, August 15, Hyundai Hope On Wheels® presented Arkansas Children's with a $50,000 Hyundai Impact Award. Arkansas Children's is one of 25...


08:30 ET CVS Pharmacy Earns URAC Reaccreditation in Community Pharmacy

CVS Pharmacy announced today that it has earned reaccreditation in Community Pharmacy from URAC. URAC is the independent leader in promoting health...


08:00 ET BJ's Wholesale Club Announces $100,000 Grant to Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida

BJ's Wholesale Club today announced a $100,000 donation from the BJ's Charitable Foundation to Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida, a...


07:55 ET Girl Scouts Works with the SETI Institute to Skyrocket Girls' Interest in STEM

Today, Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) announced new details about a five-year program called Reaching for the Stars: NASA Science for Girl Scouts....


06:37 ET La nueva aplicación SpineScreen ayuda a padres a detectar signos de escoliosis en niños

Los padres de familia pueden ahora examinar la columna vertebral de sus hijos para detectar posibles signos de escoliosis con la nueva aplicación...


06:04 ET World Humanitarian Day: A Call To End Violence Against Civilians And Aid Workers

Action Against Hunger joins the international humanitarian community on August 19, 2017, in paying tribute to humanitarian personnel around the...


Aug 16, 2017, 19:00 ET Dronecode's Lorenz Meier is Recognized as an Honoree of MIT Technology Review's 2017 Innovators Under 35 List

Today, MIT Technology Review reveals its annual list of Innovators Under 35. For over a decade, the global media company has recognized a list of...


Aug 16, 2017, 19:00 ET Inc. Magazine Unveils 36th Annual List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies-the Inc. 5000

Inc. magazine today ranked Gesture, a mobile fundraising technology company, NO. 1423 on its 36th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of...


Aug 16, 2017, 18:00 ET Transforming Age names Michael Connell new CFO

Today, Transforming Age announced Michael Connell as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). He brings more than 17 years of leadership experience...


Aug 16, 2017, 16:30 ET Green America Applauds CEOs Who Dropped Out Of President Trump's Advisory Councils

Green America applauded the CEOs of major corporations who dropped out of President Trump's Strategy & Policy Forum and Manufacturing Council,...


Aug 16, 2017, 16:05 ET ANSI Opens Registration for World Standards Week 2017

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) today opened registration for its World Standards Week (WSW) 2017, to be held October 16–20 in...


Aug 16, 2017, 15:58 ET Broadway's Critically Acclaimed and Tony Award®-winning "Indecent" Coming to THIRTEEN's "Great Performances" Friday, November 17 at 9 p.m. on PBS

The Tony Award®-winning play Indecent comes to THIRTEEN's Great Performances, Friday, November 17 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) as part...


Aug 16, 2017, 15:57 ET Baystate Franklin and Noble Nurses Vote to Reject Management's 'Best and Final' Contract Offers; Noble RNs Authorize One-Day Strike

The registered nurses of Baystate Franklin Medical Center and Baystate Noble Hospital, who are represented by the Massachusetts Nurses Association,...