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2013-04-18 23:03:08

Representatives from Statêra, http://www.Statera.com, a leading provider of IT staffing, consulting, IT project implementation, and cloud service brokerage, participate in a Habitat for Humanity Project. Englewood, CO (PRWEB) April 18, 2013 Statêra, “We Make Cloud and IT Services Easy,” http://www.Statera.com, participated in constructing a house for Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver on Saturday, April 13th. Statêra´s team of seven volunteers helped to...

2013-04-11 20:22:21

PORTLAND, Ore., April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Richard Westermeyer, an anesthesiologist with the Oregon Anesthesiology Group, who practices at Adventist Medical Center in Portland, Oregon, has been selected from more than 115 physician national entries as the inaugural international honoree in the Mission:MD MedicalMissions.org Physician of the Year Awards by LocumTenens.com, a full-service locum tenens staffing agency and leading industry job board. The awards program honors...

2013-04-04 12:29:36

-- Ten Multipoint Servers will Bring Thousands of Children in Developing World Classrooms into the Digital Age -- $40,000 Donation to Launch School Pilot in Rural Kenya by Summer 2013 SEATTLE, April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- World Vision, Microsoft, British Council, and Intel are moving forward on the "Spark a Child's Digital Future" Campaign, confirming a new commitment from GreenBridge Computing to assist with the upcoming launch in Kenya. GreenBridge joins the partnership...

2013-03-28 08:22:47

Company Doubles Original Target, Will Aim to Provide Total of Six Million People with Access to Safe Water by 2015 PURCHASE, N.Y., March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE: PEP) today announced that the company has achieved its previously stated goal of partnering to provide access to safe water to three million people in developing countries by the end of 2015. Given the company's strong progress to date, PepsiCo also announced a new commitment to provide access to safe...

2013-03-21 12:24:17

-- Water4More: High Tech/Low Tech Approach Will Bring Clean Water to Six Countries -- On World Water Day March 22, Partnership Hosts NYC Film Screening of THIS IS NORMAL NEW YORK, March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Globally, 780 million people struggle to survive each day without access to safe water. A large part of the world suffers water scarcity, not because of a physical lack of water, but because the people living there do not have the means to access the water that is...

2013-03-21 08:30:19

Children International Youth Provide Clean Water in Zambia KANSAS CITY, Mo., March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- World Water Day is March 22, and the children and youth of Children International are celebrating around the world. They know firsthand the difference clean, accessible water can make in their lives. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/57995-children-international-world-water-day (Photo:...

2013-03-15 16:20:36

LANSING, Mich., March 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Habitat for Humanity of Michigan is honored to announce Dan Akerson, chairman and CEO of General Motors Company, as the keynote speaker for the 2013 Awards Banquet on April 24, held at the Kellogg Center in East Lansing. In 2012, Akerson and his wife, Karin, stepped forward to provide a $1-million cornerstone gift to Habitat for Humanity's "Leaders to ReBuild Detroit" initiative. As a part of the ReBuild Michigan Campaign, Leaders to...

2013-03-14 12:22:52

Jessica Biel, Jason Bateman and Josh Gad join Water.org Co-founder Matt Damon to protest lack of access to safe water and adequate sanitation for 2.5 billion people LOS ANGELES, March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Jessica Biel, Jason Bateman, and Josh Gad publicly declared their support for Matt Damon's Toilet Strike in a PSA, released today. In doing so, they announced their protest of the global water crisis and pledged "...not to go to the bathroom until everyone in the whole...

2013-03-13 23:03:00

Charity Navigator, America's largest and most-utilized independent evaluator of charities, has awarded Special Olympics Missouri the prestigious 4-star rating for good governance, sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency. (PRWEB) March 13, 2013 (Jefferson City) Charity Navigator, America's largest and most-utilized independent evaluator of charities, has awarded Special Olympics Missouri the prestigious 4-star rating for good governance, sound fiscal...

2013-03-11 12:22:45

NFL superstars joining Oxfam March 12-14 in Senegal DAKAR, Senegal, March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A year after their first trip to Africa together, NFL superstars Anquan Boldin and Larry Fitzgerald are returning to the continent, this time to West Africa, to continue their relief efforts with international relief and development organization Oxfam America. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080221/DC14723LOGO ) During a planned three-day trip to Senegal beginning...