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2 december 2020

14:46
The Delta Dental Community Care Foundation announced that it will donate an additional $300,000 to the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank to help communities impacted by COVID-19 as some businesses scale back or shut down again due to an increase in...

10:53
Given the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic and the continuing situation related to it, Saint-Laurent decided at its December 1, 2020 Council meeting to award a third round of financial assistance in the amount of $50,000 to the COVID-19 emergency...


1 december 2020

13:16
Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) announced today a $500,000 investment from Facebook Canada to establish an Indigenous Business Support Fund which will provide cash grants, access to Facebook's Digital Skills Training Certification...

11:20
Resorts World Casino New York City (RWNY), New York's largest taxpayer, announced today that it has generated more than $3 billion for New York's Lottery education fund since opening in 2011.  "Since opening its doors nine years ago, Resorts World...

11:14
This World AIDS Day, Africa's most influential record label, Mavin Records, and (RED) are joining forces to fight two pandemics: AIDS and COVID-19. Launched today, the remix of the hit single "Jaiye" by Mavin Artist LADIPOE, featuring Aluna and Sigag...

11:00
Eclipse Ventures has made a significant investment in Enovix Corporation, and Eclipse Partner Greg Reichow has joined the Enovix board of directors. Eclipse is a technology-focused investment firm specializing in complex operations and full-stack...

10:04
Beginning today, investors of all kinds will have the opportunity to join the growing electric-powersports sector with the announcement of Volcon's new funding round on crowdsourcing-investment platform WeFunder ? the largest funding portal by number...

07:25
Minnesota's largest school district and the nation's leading addiction and mental health treatment provider today announced a unique collaboration that will help high school students with issues related to mental health, substance use and addiction....


30 november 2020

13:30
LaSalle Investment Management ("LaSalle") is pleased to announce it earned top scores on two industry-recognized global environmental, social and governance (ESG) benchmarks for asset managers, underscoring its commitment to sustainability and...

10:00
Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC, the leading real estate lifestyle brand, announced today its Season of Sharing campaign for consumers seeking creative ways to celebrate the holidays ahead. This new campaign features relevant and timely...


24 november 2020

14:00
The Davis Phinney Foundation is grateful to announce that Tebo Properties and the O'Connor Group have pledged to match all donations made to the foundation on Colorado Gives Day up to $14,000. All gifts received on Dec. 8 by the Foundation through...

10:00
Comerica Bank announced today it has made a $250,000 investment in Ascendus' small business lending program, which will give Collier County small businesses access to much-needed capital in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis. ...

03:05
GivingTuesday, a global generosity movement, has quickly become one of the most popular days to do good by giving back. In celebration of this holiday, CruisesOnly, America's Largest Cruise Agency, announced for its 10th consecutive year that it will...


23 november 2020

10:21
SEED SPOT and Canyon Angels will train 180 angels to grow the robust investing community in Arizona and create more access to early-stage funding for entrepreneurs with a focus on EdTech, MedTech, and CleanTech. According to a Startup Genome report...

09:00
The COVID ? 19 pandemic and its economic repercussions have hit Georgia small businesses hard, resulting in unprecedented levels of unemployment, furloughs, reduced revenues and business closings across the state. The Georgia Education Foundation...

08:32
"In The Black Friday" kicks off the National Financial Educators Council's holiday financial literacy promotions that encourage people to reduce spending this holiday season and build savings instead. For parents, it offers a timely educational...


20 november 2020

11:00
The women and men of Canada's fisheries are the backbone of our coastal, rural and Indigenous communities. They feed millions of households across the country and around the world. In 2019, Canada exported $7.4 billion worth of seafood.  On World...

10:06
Mission trips at Mission of Hope are re-open for 2021 to Haiti, the Dominican Republic, and Guatemala! There are several different opportunities for individuals, friends, churches, or family members to serve this coming year on a mission trip....


19 november 2020

13:37
Ontario Teachers' Finance Trust (OTFT) announced today the issuance of a ?750 million 10-year Green Bond. The issuance is fully, unconditionally and irrevocably guaranteed by Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Board (Ontario Teachers'). The decision to...

12:00
As COVID-19 continues to inflict its toll, companies, governments, and individuals have stepped up their philanthropic investments to address the health, economic, and social fallout. Despite these efforts, one question persists in the minds of all...

08:00
The Commonwealth of Dominica, for several years now, has gained attention from entrepreneurs and investors alike. For those who wish to explore it, the nation has a great deal of untapped investment potential. Dominica's economy was once dependent on...


18 november 2020

11:00
Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) has been included on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for North America for the 13th year in a row. PSEG has a long commitment to sustainable and ethical practices and achievements across environmental,...


17 november 2020

16:05
Akamai Technologies, Inc. , the intelligent edge platform for securing and delivering digital experiences, today announces that the company is included in the 2020 Dow Jones Sustainability Index ("DJSI") and the FTSE4Good Index. Such indexes offer...

15:03
Schneider Electric and Planon solutions will significantly enhance building value and access to new sectors Real-time analytics will improve building sustainability, efficiency and resiliency and the workplace experience for people New combined...

12:00
407 ETR has announced the official opening of 33 new lane kilometres on Highway 407 ETR between Highway 401 and Highway 410. There is now an additional lane in each direction in this area to maintain the flow of traffic for drivers. This marks the...

09:09
For many, the start of the holiday season evokes feelings of gratitude and generosity. Eyemart Express, a national optical retailer and the fastest provider of prescription eyewear in the industry, values giving back year-round by supporting a...


16 november 2020

11:37
Intellivest Securities, Inc., an investment banker that has been a pioneer and leader in the Impact Investing arena, announced today that a FINRA arbitration panel unanimously denied all claims brought against Intellivest Securities by two former...

11:00
The Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) is issuing up to $150 million of Standard & Poor's (S&P) 'AA-' rated fixed-income LISC Impact Notes to help accelerate its efforts to build economic opportunity, bridge the racial wealth gap, and...


13 november 2020

13:52
MOZAIK Philanthropy, a national foundation committed to democratizing philanthropy, has announced the NEW ECONOMY Flow Fund to support groundbreaking for-purpose/for-profit social enterprise organizations and entrepreneurial changemakers working to...

09:00
Smithfield Foods, Inc. is excited to share that its Crete, Neb.; Kinston, N.C.; and Sioux Falls, S.D. facilities have been recognized by The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies (PMMI) for their efforts in driving improved...


12 november 2020

12:00
Today, an international partnership was announced to establish the World Urban Pavilion in Regent Park to help foster the development of cities around the globe....

10:00
Today the Board Diversity Action Alliance (BDAA) is pleased to announce the addition of new signatories and supporting partners. Mondel?z International, PepsiCo, Starbucks and Zoetis are the latest companies to commit to increase diverse...

08:00
The Co-operators is pleased to announce Pathways to Employability (P2E) a $2 million Co-operators Community Funds initiative dedicated to supporting the employability of marginalized Canadian youth who have lost jobs or educational opportunities due...


11 november 2020

17:53
The number of Americans who are nearsighted has nearly doubled over the last 50 years to about 41.6 percent. This upward trend is evident in nearly every corner of the world, but nowhere near as dramatic as in East and Southeast Asia, where 80 to 90...

16:30
The Foundation for Global Sports Development (GSD) announced today the ten athletes who have been selected to receive grants through the foundation's BOOST2020 Athlete Grant Program. The foundation is awarding a total of $100,000, with each athlete...

15:18
Local marketplace Redlands Ranch Market is excited to invite the Redlands community, and others interested, to its upcoming Tamales with Peace Officers event where free tamales will be served. The event will take place on Thursday, November 12, and...

08:33
Hashtag Planet creates apparel with purpose as a global source of financial support for reputable nonprofits with powerful missions. Hashtag Planet customers, #apparelactivists, are part of a global community of givers dedicated to healing our...

06:00
Agriculture technology company Edible Garden® today announces the launch of an equity crowdfunding campaign via crowd investment platform Republic, which will help fund the commercialization of the company's advanced environmentally controlled...


10 november 2020

13:59
Alliant Strategic announces today the closing of their investment in 888 Tower, a 148-unit, high-rise office building that will be transitioned to apartments for workforce housing residents. The project, known as 888 Tower, brokered by Lineage Asset...

13:30
S&P Global Ratings says sustainable finance, especially social bonds, will continue to serve as a tool in the economic fight against COVID-19 and the social inequalities and justice issues that have proliferated as a result. Early in the pandemic,...


9 november 2020

10:15
In an urgent effort to combat childhood hunger and help the pandemic-battered local hospitality industry, Medium Rare restaurant owner Mark Bucher officially launches the Feed the Fridge program. In coordination with Food on the Stove, Feed the...


6 november 2020

18:10
Executive Search Firm JMJ Phillip Executive Search is calling on companies to join in their annual season of giving by supporting Toys for Tots and the Marine Corps Reserve by donating toys and gifts. This year will be JMJ Phillip's 11th year...

08:00
Whiskey Creek Golf Course today announced that the club's inaugural Folds of Honor Charity Golf Tournament, presented by Flying Dog Brewery, raised more than $20,000 for the nonprofit organization. Representatives from the golf course presented the...


5 november 2020

10:08
The Air Force Association (AFA) today announced that Lockheed Martin will be the 2020-2021 Presenting Sponsor for its StellarXplorers Program. This sponsorship will allow for even more growth in the program by significantly expanding student outreach...


3 november 2020

17:55
Robert G. Steele announces that today, through his company Steele Auto Investments Limited, he has donated 17,391 common shares of AutoCanada Inc. ("AutoCanada") , representing approximately 0.06% of those outstanding, to a Canadian registered...


2 november 2020

06:45
Despite the pandemic, Parkland Cares is continuing to give back to those who help the greater Parkland Community, including Behavioral Health Associates of Broward, Counseling Centers of Goodman JFS, who received $50,000 from the organization. This...


30 october 2020

10:00
In observance of National Native American Heritage Month in November, Boeing [NYSE: BA] today committed $1.3 million to support Indigenous communities across the United States. The investment package includes $300,000 in grants for Southwest Tribal...


29 october 2020

08:02
For the eighth consecutive year, Progressive Insurance will continue its annual Keys to Progress vehicle donation on November 5, 2020. In advance of Veterans Day, 45 veterans in need across the country and their families will receive the keys to...

06:00
GOLO®, a weight loss and wellness solution company, announced a $10,000 contribution to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County, FL, supporting the "Rick Case Scholarship Fund," continuing its commitment to supporting charitable organizations that...


28 october 2020

12:00
Students at The Archer School for Girls have been awarded a grant from the Lemelson-MIT Program to develop an automatic sprinkler system that will protect homes from wildfires by using infrared technology to detect and extinguish approaching embers...