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2014-05-09 23:09:48

Mario Armstrong, Jen Groover, Heidi Messer and Peter Rothberg join cast of #SmallBizChat Live hosted by Quintessence Group C.E.O. Melinda Emerson, Wednesday, May 14 at 8 p.m. E.S.T. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 Quintessence Group and America’s leading small business expert, Melinda Emerson, better known as “SmallBizLady,” today announce #SmallBizChat Live, a live, one-hour show for small business owners and entrepreneurs based off the hit weekly tweet chat #SmallBizChat....

2014-02-26 23:23:12

“SmallBizLady” Melinda Emerson, CEO of The Quintessence Group, celebrates milestone year with new web documentary, giveaways and praise from industry experts, brands that cater to small businesses. Philadelphia (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 America’s leading small business expert, Melinda Emerson, affectionately known as “SmallBizLady,” marks her 15th year in business this March, to much critical acclaim. True to her mission to end small business failure, Melinda has partnered with...

2013-11-04 23:25:48

World of Children Award’s Founders are recognized alongside Bill and Melinda Gates as one of America’s Top Five Inspiring Power Couples. New York (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 Harry Leibowitz and Kay Isaacson-Leibowitz, Co-Founders of World of Children Award (http://www.worldofchildren.org), are one of America’s Top Five Inspiring Power Couples, according to the Huffington Post. Couples were chosen for their commitment to “working together to create change.” Harry and Kay, two...

2011-01-31 08:25:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Get content from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=5934b379-af52-44d7-aeec-cfd1cbda3a39&lr=ls Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, argues the case for polio eradication and expanded childhood immunization in his third annual letter released today. The letter, a personal account of his priorities, also calls on governments to invest in foreign aid,...

2011-01-28 11:29:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Get content from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=edb04e54-24b1-41bc-b1f7-aac03a4e0b31&lr=ls British Prime Minister David Cameron said today that the United Kingdom would double its current contribution to polio eradication. Mr. Cameron called on other donors to back the Global Polio Eradication Initiative as he announced the UK's commitment that will see an extra 45 million...

2011-01-24 06:35:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- See video from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=21d17bf7-8270-43df-af6d-488e9bd2e7db# The following is a statement from Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: "We commend the government of Pakistan on its commitment to stop the transmission of the polio virus in Pakistan. In just a year's time, I have seen the tremendous progress that can take place and...

2010-11-16 13:07:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- See content from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=e1429ec4-d361-4e91-8e3f-06e1f2663433# Melinda French Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, today hailed a historic moment that will help bring financial services, particularly savings accounts, to hundreds of millions of people living on less than $2 a day. Speaking at the foundation-hosted Global Savings...

2010-10-28 00:15:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- See video from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=07f1b2d3-6670-4f74-96fd-992a4de193c6# The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today announced the next stage of Grand Challenges Explorations, an initiative that encourages bold and unconventional ideas for global health. Nine outstanding Grand Challenges Explorations grantees have received new funding of up to $1 million each to support...

2010-02-18 11:14:00

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Melinda Doolittle, acclaimed recording artist and star of American Idol, believes that her own success and personal joy are directly proportional to her investment in encouraging and nurturing others. This theme is at the heart of her new book, Beyond Me, coming to bookstores nationwide May 4, 2010 and featuring a foreword by American Idol winner, Jordin Sparks. Doolittle, who became a star on season six of American Idol, shares poignant, often...

2009-04-22 17:47:00

SEATTLE, April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation welcomes today's news that the UK Government will deliver on its promises to the poorest people in the world, despite the current economic downturn, and achieve the EU target to increase development assistance to 0.56 percent of National Income by 2010. "The UK government's pledge to increase the amount of money it gives to poor countries at this time will contribute to real progress in the fight against...


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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'