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2013-10-16 23:31:15

Toyota to Donate Vehicles to Local Nonprofit Organizations Based on Public Votes Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Metro Atlanta based nonprofit organization, Esperanza! A Woman’s Hope, which provides scholarships to survivors of domestic violence, is one of 250 finalists in Toyota’s 100 Cars for Good program. Toyota will award vehicles to 100 nonprofit organizations based on votes from the public. With over 412,000 miles on the present vehicle, Esperanza! A Woman's Hope is in...

2011-07-26 16:51:00

PHILADELPHIA, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, July 26, 2011, the Reverend Luis Cortes, Jr. returned from London, England, where he was a guest of The Honorable Right Reverend James Jones, Bishop of Liverpool, at a consultation concerning environmental issues, climate change, and sustainable agriculture. Reverend Cortes engaged in discussion about climate change and sustainability with a focus on how to connect Hispanic communities to the issue. Reverend Cortes was...

2011-03-22 05:18:00

NEWPORT, R.I., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc. today announced the support of a new sponsor, Alex and Ani, and the schedule of the 2011 Newport Jazz Festival, which is set for August 5 - 7. Tickets go on sale worldwide March 25, at 10:00 am through TicketMaster and www.newportjazzfest.net. Rhode Island jewelry designer and manufacturer Alex and Ani join the ranks of dedicated corporate sponsors to help continue the legacy of the Newport Jazz Festival....

2010-06-18 09:30:00

BUFFALO, N.Y., June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- esperanza Magazine's feature article "Marriage Matters" has won a Mental Health America 2010 Media Award in the national magazine category. esperanza Magazine was among 15 media outlets honored by MHA at an awards luncheon held June 12 during the advocacy organization's 2010 annual conference in Washington, DC. The awards honor excellence in reporting and portrayals of mental health issues. "Marriage Matters" appeared in the Summer 2009 issue of...

2010-04-29 11:30:00

"Violence is counter-productive." "Follow our faith and follow our country's long tradition of peaceful protests." PHILADELPHIA, April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Reverend Luis Cortes, Jr., Esperanza president, called for people across America to stand down and think twice before peaceful protests turn violent. "We are all angry at Arizona politicians -- especially Arizona Gov. Brewer -- for enacting legislation so extreme that driving while Hispanic is now a stoppable offense....

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.