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NEW YORK, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Promise, the leading international organization dedicated to ending extreme poverty, and charitybuzz, the leader in online charity auctions, today announced two auctions to be held this summer to benefit Millennium Promise.
ATLANTA, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Channel 2 WSB-TV, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land (TPL), today launched Atlanta's 2011 Cox Conserves Heroes program, a national awards program to honor and celebrate conservation in everyday life.
BETHLEHEM, Pa., June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Institute for Restorative Practices (IIRP) Graduate School (www.iirp.org), in Bethlehem, PA, the world's first graduate school wholly dedicated to restorative practices, was granted accreditation June 23 by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The IIRP opened in 2006 and has awarded approximately 80 degrees.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- KTVU Channel 2, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land (TPL), is seeking nominations for the San Francisco Bay Area's 2011 Cox Conserves Heroes program, a national awards program that honors volunteers and celebrates conservation.
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Three outstanding community gardens from across the United States have been honored with 2011 Nature Hills Nursery Green America Awards.
EXTON, Penn., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Physiotherapy Associates, the nation's foremost provider of outpatient rehabilitation services, will showcase its orthotics and prosthetics services at The Amputee Coalition of American (ACA) 25th Annual Conference, June 2 - June 4, The Westin Crown Center, Kansas City, MO.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- KTVU Channel 2, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land (TPL), today launched San Francisco Bay Area's 2011 Cox Conserves Heroes, a national awards program to honor and celebrate conservation in everyday life.
SAN DIEGO, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land (TPL), is seeking nominations for San Diego's 2011 Cox Conserves Heroes program. Nominations are being accepted through 5 p.m. PT on June 6.
NEW YORK, May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time in a professional sporting event in the U.S., the USA Pro Cycling Challenge today announced the donation of the competition's presenting title sponsorship to Millennium Promise, the leading international non-profit organization solely committed to helping end extreme poverty.
Community gardens are plots of land that are tended by a community of gardeners. In the UK they are knows as allotment gardens where local officials will rent a piece of land for their growing needs. Community gardens come in all sizes and functionality from the small planters found hanging around town, to the large plantings to help preserve natural habitats. Community gardens may be privately owned as well as publicly. One plot of land can be used as a whole, with everybody working...
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