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Apr 29, 2015, 11:30 ET

NFL, USA Football, GENYOUth and Fuel Up to Play 60 Announce Continued Commitment to Supporting Youth Health & Wellness Through NFL FLAG

 NFL, USA Football, GENYOUth and Fuel Up to Play 60 today announced the expansion of their commitment to youth health and wellness by giving...

Apr 20, 2015, 10:00 ET

New SU2C-American Cancer Society Lung Cancer Dream Team Announced

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and the American Cancer Society (ACS) announced the formation of a $20 million Dream Team to attack the number one cancer...

Apr 20, 2015, 10:00 ET

New SU2C-OCRF-OCNA-NOCC Ovarian Cancer Dream Team Announced; $6 Million Grant Over 3 Years Will Focus on DNA Repair Therapies

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (OCRF), Ovarian Cancer National Alliance (OCNA), and National Ovarian Cancer Coalition...

Apr 16, 2015, 11:00 ET
Tony Goldwyn in a lung cancer PSA with Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and Bristol-Myers Squibb.

Tony Goldwyn Honors His Mother In New Lung Cancer PSA For Stand Up To Cancer

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), is increasing national awareness about one of the...

Apr 13, 2015, 12:41 ET

Clarification on Fort Lauderdale Sliding Door Repair Services Issued by Express Glass & Board Up

 Express Glass (http://www.expressglassfl.com), a top Fort Lauderdale sliding door repair and replacement company, is issuing a statement to...

Apr 09, 2015, 07:01 ET

Miami's Top Sliding Glass Door Repair Company, Express Glass, Announces Local Review Milestone

 Express Glass (http://www.expressglassfl.com), a top Miami sliding glass door repair company, is proud to announce that it has passed the...

Mar 31, 2015, 09:17 ET

Cuomo Stalls on Ending AIDS in NY State, Says ACT UP New York

 ACT UP New York will be holding a protest and press conference on April 1st, 2015 at Noon Located at (633 Third Avenue New...

Mar 27, 2015, 11:00 ET

Smarten Up Institute launches Leveraged ETF course

SUI offers Smart Specialist in ETFs Designation        TORONTO, March 27, 2015 /CNW/ - The Smarten Up...

Mar 24, 2015, 13:10 ET

Stand Up To Cancer and PBS LearningMedia Announce Science Award Program for High School Students in Conjunction with Supporters Of "Ken Burns Presents CANCER: THE EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES"

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and PBS LearningMedia  announced today The EMPEROR Science Award Program, an initiative that will encourage students...

Mar 18, 2015, 13:38 ET

Statement from UPS on the Canada-U.S. pre-clearance agreement

MISSISSAUGA, ON, March 18, 2015 /CNW/ - "UPS applauds the Canadian and U.S. governments for reaching the recently announced pre-clearance...

Mar 18, 2015, 12:09 ET

Square-up English Language Arts L.L.C. proporciona uma VANTAGEM ao aprender com um falante nativo da língua inglesa

A Square-up English Language Arts utiliza os padrões federais dos Estados Unidos, os padrões do núcleo comum ("Common Core...

Mar 12, 2015, 07:00 ET

UPS partners with Startup Canada to position entrepreneurs for growth

Partnership connects entrepreneurs with best practices to set them on path for future success OTTAWA, March 12, 2015 /CNW/ - Startup Canada, a...

Mar 03, 2015, 08:17 ET
Fuel Up to Play 60, the Nation's Largest In-School Wellness Program, Launches National Effort to Help Increase School Breakfast Participation for All Students

Millions Of U.S. Students Are Missing Breakfast, Denying Themselves The Chance To Fuel Greatness - Inside And Outside Of School

 Fuel Up to Play 60, the nation's largest in school health and wellness program, in conjunction with National School Breakfast Week (March...

Mar 02, 2015, 09:00 ET

EHE International Joins Forces With Stand Up To Cancer and Genentech To Raise Awareness, Stress Importance of Supporting Research

A window display at Rockefeller Plaza this month featuring GRAMMY®-winning singer, Oscar®-winning actress, and Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C)...

Feb 25, 2015, 14:09 ET
doTERRA Volunteers planting organic ginger to help revive a whole farming community

US Billion Dollar Essential Oil Company Partners With FarmUpJamaica.org

650 American tourists spent a "day of service" planting 10-acres of high-grade, organic ginger at the Mackfield property in Westmoreland, Jamaica...

Feb 25, 2015, 08:00 ET

Rise Up Foundation Examines Transmedia Connections to Literacy

 The Rise Up Foundation released a report on literacy today, synthesizing research by leading literacy scholars and examining the impact of...

Jan 29, 2015, 12:42 ET

The AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (ACT UP) in New York Grades the Human Rights Campaign

 On January 31, 2015, at 5:00 P.M. ET, The AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (ACT UP) and other activist organizations will converge on the...

Jan 27, 2015, 09:00 ET
Android Lifetime Value as a percentage of iOS Lifetime Value

A New Year's Present From Google - Android Games Nearly as Profitable as iOS Games According to Data From DAU-UP

'The high LTV users are only on iOS' is so 2014. According to DAU-UP, a gamer acquisition solution for mobile and social game developers...

Dec 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
William Shatner is on a mission to help seniors "catch up" with new technology. The project is on kickstarter.com now.

William Shatner's message to seniors; "The Future is Bright"

"People over 50 have been pretty beat up lately with downsizing, a slumping economy, and so many changes in the way things work. That's why I wrote...

Dec 15, 2014, 16:30 ET
William Shatner Launches Kickstarter Project to Publish New Book "Catch Me Up". The book teaches seniors how to leverage their life experience through the use of new technology.

William Shatner, Star Trek's Captain Kirk, uses crowd-funding to release new book on how to reinvent yourself after 50

William Shatner is the latest celebrity to utilize crowd funding to produce projects they are passionate about and to retain creative control. His...