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2010-06-24 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- InterAction, the largest alliance of U.S.-based international nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) focused on the world's poor and most vulnerable people, believes the Canadian government has created an unnecessary issue with international civil society organizations by breaking with recent Summit tradition and denying them space in the G8 and G20 Summit International Media Center.

2010-05-27 11:18:00

WASHINGTON, May 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Early reports indicate the 2010 hurricane season may see three to seven major storms, and the American Red Cross is getting prepared with the help of the corporations that are members of the organization's Annual Disaster Giving Program (ADGP). (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090108/RedCrossLOGO) Members of the ADGP pledge donations on an ongoing basis, in advance of major disasters.

2010-04-12 09:00:00

WASHINGTON, April 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross today issued a three-month progress report on its efforts in Haiti since the January 12 earthquake and described its plans to support Haiti's recovery over the next three to five years by investing in shelter, water, sanitation, livelihoods, disaster preparedness and health programs. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090108/RedCrossLOGO) "While the crisis in Haiti is far from over, you can see many signs of...

2010-03-12 09:00:00

WASHINGTON, March 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross today issued a two-month progress report describing its efforts since the January 12( )earthquake and sharing its plans to address longer-term needs such as emergency and longer-term shelter.

2010-03-09 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, March 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Global Network Initiative (GNI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Susan Morgan as its first Executive Director. As Executive Director, Ms.

2010-02-27 15:07:00

Commits Initial $50,000 to Chile Relief and Prepares for Tsunami in Hawaii WASHINGTON, Feb.

2010-02-12 09:00:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross today issued a one-month progress report on its efforts to provide food, water, relief supplies, shelter, healthcare, family services and other assistance since the January 12 earthquake in Haiti.

2010-02-11 09:44:00

More than 3 million people have texted "HAITI" to 90999 to make a $10 donation WASHINGTON, Feb.

2010-01-28 14:03:00

Tens of millions spent or committed for key priorities of food, water and shelter WASHINGTON, Jan.


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  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
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