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2015-02-27 23:10:20

Project includes developing materials to help low-literate women with money management Syracuse, New York (PRWEB) February 27, 2015 ProLiteracy, the

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2015-02-26 12:48:14

A major study has looked at bribery levels across the world and reached a disappointing conclusion: a total of 1.6 billion people worldwide - nearly a quarter of the global population - are forced to pay bribes simply to gain access to everyday public services.

2015-02-26 08:35:10

Expanded Partnership with Opportunity International Funds a Small Business Loan and Mentorship for a Female Entrepreneur in the Name of Every New CAbi Consultant LOS

2015-02-24 23:09:49

CSG Government Solutions, a national leader in government program modernization, recently sponsored the National Association of State Workforce Agencies’ (NASWA) Annual Winter Policy Forum held

2015-02-24 12:25:24

Union Rescue Mission (URM) and the Hearts for Hope Committee announce this year's special guests and official sponsors for the 6th annual Hearts for Hope Gala "A Future of Hope" LOS

2015-02-20 23:08:07

VA Announces $300 Million in Grants to Community Partners Working to End Veteran Homelessness Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 20, 2015 The

2015-02-17 12:35:13

First-in-the Nation Collaborative Work Space for Literacy Groups to Open Spring, 2015 CHICAGO, Feb.

2015-02-04 23:07:28

Water advocate and Bio-Logic Aqua® Research founder Sharon Kleyne interviews co-author of “Reclaiming Lives,” about Rosalie Giffoniello’s efforts to educate slum children in Kolkata,

2015-01-30 23:10:03

Leading Financial Career Site, FinancialJobsWeb.com Shares Employment Trends from the Financial Jobs Industry. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) January 30, 2015


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.