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2013-09-11 23:18:27

Grant builds on the bank’s broader support of TNC’s forests and freshwater program Arlington, VA (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 For more than 20 years, the Bank of America Charitable Foundation has supported land conservation projects through The Nature Conservancy—including a partnership to protect forests in Brazil, China and Indonesia. Building upon the $20 million that the bank has committed over the years, Bank of America recently provided $250,000 to help the Conservancy’s Great...

2013-08-26 23:03:49

New initiative raises visibility for nature conservation, benefits future generations. Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 The Nature Conservancy and Harley-Davidson Motor Company are teaming up to kick off Renew the Ride™ – a global initiative to help preserve the environment through Harley-Davidson’s community of riders, dealers and supporters in their conservation efforts. Launched in conjunction with the company’s 110th Anniversary celebration, Renew the Ride will help...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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