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2012-12-23 05:01:19

Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site continues to make history. It was the first NPS site in the Midwest Region to switch to buying wind and water power. Now it is making history again by installing solar power. St Louis, MO (PRWEB) December 22, 2012 Nestled in South St. Louis County is the Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site. Ulysses S. Grant was known as the victorious Civil War general who saved the Union and became the 18th President of the United States. This National Park...

2012-10-22 04:00:09

Phillips Charitable Organization, founded by Charles Phillips and his wife, Karen Phillips, has awarded a grant to Shanae Smith that allowed her to reunite with her children and to continue to provide for them. Beaumont, TX (PRWEB) October 21, 2012 Phillips Charitable Organizations, or PCO, has helped Shanae Smith of Beaumont, TX, reunite with her family by awarding her a grant. PCO aims to help single-parents with assistance as they struggle to make ends meet during difficult economic...

2012-05-21 14:20:36

STARKVILLE, Miss., May 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mississippi State will officially serve as host to a presidential library--one of only five universities in the nation to share such a distinction. Ulysses S. Grant Association President Frank J. Williams formally announced the decision of the organization's board of directors to designate the Ulysses S. Grant Collection at MSU's Mitchell Memorial Library as the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library. The announcement came during the...

2011-11-23 08:00:00

Valerie Mann has obtained over $112,000,000 for her clients during her 34-year career. Learn the secrets and techniques of how to garner major grants. Fruitland, MD (PRWEB) November 23, 2011 Grant Writing Seminars to be Held Throughout the U.S. Valerie Mann of Fruitland, Maryland, author of Getting Your Share of the Pie-The Complete Guide to Finding Grants (Praeger, 2010), is giving a series of seminars based on how to find grants and write compelling grant applications. The seminars are...

2011-05-19 15:44:00

ST. LOUIS, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States Mint and the National Park Service hosted a launch ceremony to celebrate the release of the new Ulysses S. Grant Presidential $1 Coin today, the 148th anniversary of Grant's Civil War Vicksburg campaign in Mississippi. "Beginning today, Federal Reserve Banks are releasing millions of Ulysses S. Grant Presidential $1 Coins into circulation to be used by Americans everywhere in the nation," United States Mint Acting Deputy...

2011-05-11 09:06:00

NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Commemorate the Civil War Sesquicentennial during Civil War Days from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 21-22 at Naper Settlement, Chicagoland's Outdoor History Museum, 523 S. Webster St., Naperville, Ill. Experience the 1860s with generals, soldiers and famous figures of the past, including President Abraham Lincoln. Each day at 2:30 p.m., cannons roar and gunshots ring out as the Blue and Gray meet again in battle....

2010-11-22 05:00:00

PLEASANTON, Calif., Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Equity Administration Solutions, Inc. (EASi), the leading independent stock plan software company, today announced the availability of Grant WorkStream which makes the end-to-end grant administration process easier. Beyond online grant acceptance, the EASi platform now includes Command Center, Merge Master, and the flexibility to select one of three grant acceptance processes. "EASi's Grant WorkStream gives Administrators the ultimate...

2010-05-19 08:00:00

2010 List Includes Pagat, Guam, Virginia's Wilderness Battlefield, and America's State Parks & State-Owned Historic Sites WASHINGTON, May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Trust for Historic Preservation today unveiled the 2010 list of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places®, an annual list that highlights important examples of the nation's architectural, cultural and natural heritage that are at risk of destruction or irreparable damage. National Trust...

2010-04-06 14:14:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Solix, Inc., a leading provider of government and commercial process outsourcing solutions that administers $4 billion on behalf of its clients, today announced the appointment of Carol J. Grant to the company's Board of Directors. Ms. Grant serves as Senior Vice President-External Affairs for First Wind, an independent U.S.-based wind energy company, where her responsibilities include public affairs, public relations and communications. Ms. Grant...

2009-12-31 16:40:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Two weeks after the stated New York Census grant deadline of December 15th, Governor David Patterson's office suddenly announced in a press statement on December 31st, the list of the grant awardees. In the Caribbean community, CaribID and the Caribbean Immigrant Services Youth Core, which have been leading the Census education effort among this bloc with their own resources since 2008, have been dismissed from among the grant awardees of the $2...