Latest Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. Stories

2011-08-18 18:18:00

PIKE COUNTY, K.Y., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Keeper Springs Natural Spring Water, a bottled water provider that donates 100 percent of its profits to support America's waterways, in partnership with Appalachian Voices and Kentuckians for the Commonwealth (KFTC), today announced the arrangement for the immediate donation and delivery of 30,000 bottles of Keeper Springs and Nestle Pure Life Purified Water to 13 Kentucky families in Pike County whose well water is contaminated with...

2011-05-25 09:33:00

Emmylou Harris, Naomi Judd and Kathy Mattea Raise Awareness for March on Blair Mountain and the June 3 Theatrical Release of The Last Mountain Film WASHINGTON, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Emmylou Harris, Naomi Judd, and Kathy Mattea are lending their voices to a growing chorus of citizens across the country determined to stop "mountaintop removal" (MTR), a devastating strip mining practice which destroys entire landscapes to uncover coal deposits in the Appalachian Mountains...

2011-05-12 11:55:00

DOVER, Mass. and NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Keeper Springs Natural Spring Water, which donates 100% of its profits to support America's waterways, will return as the Official Water Sponsor and Recycling Partner of the 2011 National Harbor Food & Wine Festival, May 14-15, at National Harbor on the scenic Potomac River in Prince George's County, Maryland. In 2010, Keeper Springs' participation in the Food & Wine Festival was the catalyst for bringing a...

2010-09-08 13:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Keeper Springs Natural Spring Water, which donates 100 percent of its profits to support America's waterways, today announced the brand has significantly expanded its distribution throughout New York State through a new agreement with Manhattan Beer Distributors. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh//NY61178) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh//NY61178) Keeper Springs was launched by environmental lawyer and advocate Robert F. Kennedy Jr....

2010-08-25 10:18:00

LAFAYETTE, Calif., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Utility Integration Solutions, Inc. (UISOL), the utility industry business integration specialist and developer of the market leading demand response management software DRBizNet, today announced that renowned environmental advocate Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. has joined the company's board of directors. Regarding his board appointment, Kennedy said, "UISOL has been a leader in demand response and smart grid integration. Working with UISOL, we hope...

2010-07-07 07:15:00

HOPLAND, Calif., July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. is the keynote speaker at Solar Living Institute's fourteenth annual renewable energy and sustainable event, SolFest, held at Northern California's Redwood Empire Fairgrounds in Ukiah, Mendocino County. Mr. Kennedy will speak Saturday afternoon, September 25, 2010. SolFest(TM) is the original "greenest show on earth" featuring a two-day, family-friendly, green festival of informative workshops, education panels,...

2010-05-17 08:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert F. Kennedy Jr., an international leader in environmental protection efforts, has joined the faculty of "Oil in the Gulf: Litigation & Insurance Coverage," a legal conference scheduled for June 24-25, 2010, in Atlanta, Tom Hagy, CEO of HB Litigation Conferences LLC, announced. "We are proud to have Robert F. Kennedy Jr. join our prestigious faculty of attorneys, from leading law firms, who are experts on legal and insurance coverage issues...

2010-03-01 15:00:00

STAMFORD, Conn., March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- vineyard vines, the Connecticut-based apparel and accessories brand founded by brothers Shep and Ian Murray, announced today their partnership with Waterkeeper Alliance and founder Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., to kick-off Tied to a Cause, a new charitable program that honors different charities each month by selling custom accessories online, with all proceeds benefiting the featured organization. Kennedy, President and Founder of Waterkeeper Alliance,...

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