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2011-04-11 11:20:00

TAMPA BAY, Fla., April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MetLife Foundation's continued financial support of Big Brothers Big Sisters with a $500,000 grant will enable it to expand its services to meet the needs of Hispanic children and families. Since 2008, MetLife Foundation has contributed a total of $1.5 million, including this year's grant, to Big Brothers Big Sisters to bring the benefits of its evidence-based mentoring services to the nation's growing Hispanic population. Today's grant...

2011-04-02 00:00:28

The ESMZone.com community game gains support for helping student athletes develop a Character Credential and leadership skills through mentoring with ChalkTalkSport.com partnership. Westport, CT (PRWEB) April 1, 2011 ESMZone.com is announcing the kickoff of its spring season and that it's now working with ChalkTalkSPORTS.com to reward student athletes' achievement in the community game. ChalkTalkSPORTS will provide the prizes to all winners in each of the ESMZone divisions for each season...

2011-04-01 09:47:00

HOUSTON, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Minute Mentoring®, presented by Bracewell & Giuliani LLP and Dana Perino and Co., was named the best community relations program at the 2011 Legal PR Awards, presented by PR News. The award recognizes a successful and creative local effort that highlights a firm's strong corporate citizenship and commitment to its local community. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110401/DC75490) (Logo:...

2011-03-08 12:00:00

MELBOURNE, Fla. and WASHINGTON, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: Mentor-Protege Program helps Veteran-owned businesses perform VA contracts and compete in marketplace 7 Delta, Inc. provides information technology services to commercial and government markets Selection represents Harris' continued commitment to Veterans and small businesses Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS), an international communications and information technology company, has been selected by the Department of...

2011-02-28 07:48:00

LANDOVER, Md., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AITHERAS, LLC, the Landover, Maryland-based regulatory readiness firm and an 8(a) minority-owned business, has announced that it, along with iGATE Corporation, has been awarded a Mentor-Protege agreement from the Department of the Treasury and the Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU). The Mentor-Protege Program is designed to perform Department of the Treasury contracts and subcontracts, foster the establishment of...

2011-02-10 09:06:00

JOE HIGGINS OF MESA COUNTY PARTNERS HELPS MENTORING REACH YOUTH ACROSS THE GLOBE GRAND JUNCTION, Colo., Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The "Chemi Uprosi Megabari" program in the country of Georgia is a collaborative effort between the Georgian Ministry of Justice and the United Nations Assistance to Georgia. Joe Higgins of Mesa County Partners and Tina McGuinness of Gunnison County Partners of Colorado just returned from a two week trip to Tbilisi, Georgia to train the first...

2011-01-27 15:20:00

A new report by an Indiana University School of Dentistry department chair with researchers from six other U.S. dental schools is calling for quick and creative solutions to address the growing scarcity of full-time faculty members within the nation's dental school programs. The report cites widening pay gaps between private practice dentists and clinical professors at dental schools as one factor in fewer dentists committing to careers in teaching. Clinical faculty also report being...

2011-01-25 09:31:13

Four organizations and 11 individuals to be honored at the White House and featured at NSF this week President Barack Obama on Friday named 11 individuals and four organizations as recipients of the prestigious Presidential Awards for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM). The mentors will receive their awards at a White House ceremony this week. They will also be available at the National Science Foundation on Wednesday afternoon from 1 to 4 p.m. for media...

2011-01-25 08:00:00

CHEVY CHASE, Md., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- First Lady Michelle Obama invited 4-H to participate at the National Mentoring Summit in Washington, D.C., today and showcase its successful mentoring programs. 4-H'er Jose Cazares and his mentor and 4-H program director Octaviano Merecias-Cuevas from Portland, Oregon, attended the Summit as representatives of 4-H mentoring programs taking place throughout the country. Hosted by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency...

2011-01-22 00:00:40

The Center for Innovation in Engineering and Science Education (CIESE) at Stevens was named a 2011 recipient of the prestigious Presidential Awards for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring given annually by the White House. The 11 individuals and 4 organizations to receive the awards this year were announced today by President Barack Obama. Hoboken, NJ (Vocus/PRWEB) January 21, 2011 The Center for Innovation in Engineering and Science Education (CIESE) at Stevens...