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Feb 23, 2017, 14:14 ET WOS Helps Companies Leverage Contact Centers For Business Success

Workforce Opportunity Services (WOS), the leading non-profit organization geared towards aligning individuals from underserved groups with career...


Feb 23, 2017, 13:33 ET BLM's Methane and Waste Prevention rule hurts American consumers and local economies

Colorado Petroleum Council Executive Director Tracee Bentley urged the U.S. Senate to follow the House and support a disapproval resolution on the...


Feb 23, 2017, 13:29 ET ATIS Maps the Way to Content Optimized Networks

ATIS today announced release of Evolution to Content Optimized Networks, a major report establishing an evolutionary path from today's IP-based...


Feb 23, 2017, 13:21 ET Rep. Christopher Smith Wins FRC Action's 'True Blue' Award for Unwavering Support of the Family

FRC Action released its annual Vote Scorecard for Members of Congress showing which Members demonstrated an unwavering commitment and consistent...


Feb 23, 2017, 13:19 ET Rep. Mark Walker Wins FRC Action's 'True Blue' Award for Unwavering Support of the Family

FRC Action released its annual Vote Scorecard for Members of Congress showing which Members demonstrated an unwavering commitment and consistent...


Feb 23, 2017, 13:19 ET Rep. Trent Franks Wins FRC Action's 'True Blue' Award for Unwavering Support of the Family

FRC Action released its annual Vote Scorecard for Members of Congress showing which Members demonstrated an unwavering commitment and consistent...


Feb 23, 2017, 13:18 ET Urban Innovation21 Awards $120,000 in Grants to Winners of 2016 Inclusive Innovation Community-based Business Grant Competition

Since 2012, Urban Innovation21 has recognized the strong entrepreneurial spirit in the Hill District and Homewood communities by hosting a Small...


Feb 23, 2017, 13:17 ET It's Not Too Late To Ski For Free

Only six weeks are left in the 2016/17 winter season to buy a California or Nevada Tahoe license plate and ski for free. The popular "Plates for...


Feb 23, 2017, 13:15 ET Jennifer Choi to Join NCRP as Vice President and Chief Content Officer

The National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP) today announced that Jennifer Choi, program officer at Robert R. McCormick Foundation,...


Feb 23, 2017, 13:06 ET Nurse Practitioners Salute South Dakota for New Health Care Law

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) today commends Governor Daugaard and the South Dakota Legislature for enacting into law...


Feb 23, 2017, 12:41 ET New Brand for Crohn's & Colitis Foundation Revealed

For the past 50 years, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America has worked to improve the lives of patients living with Crohn's disease and...


Feb 23, 2017, 12:12 ET Team Tassy Kicks off Third Annual "Run Across Haiti" Ultra-marathon for Families in Poverty

Team Tassy (www.teamtassy.org) is a nonprofit that accompanies families in Haiti out of poverty through good, dignified jobs. Today, the...


Feb 23, 2017, 12:06 ET Crown Royal Turns Mardi Gras Trash into Treats and Treasure

Each year, New Orleans generously plays host to more than a million revelers who descend upon the city to experience the spectacle of Mardi Gras –...


Feb 23, 2017, 12:03 ET The Greater Boston Food Bank launches new online resource for healthy, affordable meals

The Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB), the largest hunger-relief organization in New England, announced today the launch of ClickNCook.org, its...


Feb 23, 2017, 12:03 ET ICMA-RC Rolls Out America Saves Week Campaign

ICMA-RC is once again participating in America Saves Week, which will take place February 27-March 4, 2017. The goal of this annual, week-long...


Feb 23, 2017, 12:00 ET St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® Thanks And Giving Raises $107 Million For The Research And Treatment Of Childhood Cancer

During the 13th annual St. Jude Thanks and Giving® campaign, generous shoppers, corporate partners and celebrities once again helped transform the...


Feb 23, 2017, 12:00 ET Xen Project's MirageOS Expands its Ecosystem in Latest Release

The Xen Project, a project hosted at The Linux Foundation, today announced the release of MirageOS v3.0. The new version includes support and...


Feb 23, 2017, 12:00 ET Cloud Foundry Leads 2017 with Strongest Adoption to Date

Cloud Foundry Foundation, home of the industry-standard platform for cloud applications, finished its second year with new leadership and a record...


Feb 23, 2017, 11:30 ET Larry Kantor, Chet Ragavan and Phil Wharton Named New Board Members at Council for Economic Education

The Council for Economic Education (CEE), a leading non-profit organization in the US that focuses on the economic and financial education of K-12...


Feb 23, 2017, 11:16 ET International SOS Foundation and Fisher & Phillips, LLP, Publish White Paper on Legal Duty of Care Framework in the US

The International SOS Foundation, the global not-for-profit organization striving to improve the safety, security, health and welfare of the mobile...


Feb 23, 2017, 11:00 ET Utility Analyst Report: Indian Point's Nuclear Power Can Be Replaced With Low-Carbon Options Led By Increased Energy Efficiency & Renewables

Electricity generation from the aging and problem-plagued Indian Point Energy Center (IPEC) nuclear plant north of New York City can be replaced...


Feb 23, 2017, 11:00 ET A Global Plan to Save Coral Reefs from Extinction

A global plan to save coral reefs from complete eradication caused by climate change, pollution and poor fishing practices launched today at The...


Feb 23, 2017, 10:37 ET CITGO Encourages Thousands of Children to Become Lifelong Readers Through Series of Events During National Reading Month

In celebration of National Reading Month, CITGO Petroleum Corporation, along with its mobile literacy partner, Bess the Book Bus, is hosting...


Feb 23, 2017, 10:35 ET ASLA Statement on Bill to Abolish EPA

The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) strongly opposes the recently introduced H.R. 861, which would terminate the U.S. Environmental...


Feb 23, 2017, 10:30 ET PPAHS Releases Position on Ambulation as Key Health Metric

The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety (PPAHS) has released a position paper calling for patient ambulation as a key health metric...