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Dec 05, 2019, 17:35 ET UAE Embassy National Day Celebration Highlights a Legacy of Inclusion and Unity

Today, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Embassy in Washington, DC celebrated the UAE's 48th National Day at the United States Institute of Peace. The...


Dec 04, 2019, 12:58 ET IWSH Team Returns to Navajo Mountain for Renovation Project

Representatives of the International Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Foundation (IWSH) have returned to the Navajo Nation this week to support the...


Dec 04, 2019, 12:17 ET Honduran Justice Sentenced Seven Murderers of Environmentalist Berta Cáceres to 30 and 50 Year Periods

A trial court in Honduras sentenced seven people who were found guilty for the crime against environmentalist and indigenous leader Berta Cáceres....


Dec 03, 2019, 13:41 ET Tribal-State Relations to be a Focal Point at Winter Meeting of Legislators from Gaming States, January 10-12 in San Diego

With Indian gaming operating in 29 states nationwide, the agreements negotiated between tribes and state governments can have lasting economic,...


Dec 03, 2019, 12:10 ET South By Southwest Announces 2020 Community Service Awards Honorees

South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference and Festivals (March 13-22, 2020) is honored to announce the recipients of the 2020 Community Service Awards....


Dec 03, 2019, 09:00 ET Danone Institute North America Names Winners of the One Planet. One Health. Initiative

Danone Institute North America, a not-for-profit established by Danone North America, announced the four winning teams of the One Planet. One Health. ...


Dec 02, 2019, 15:33 ET Tribal Gaming Veteran Richard St. Jean Takes Helm at the Morongo Casino Resort & Spa

The Morongo Band of Mission Indians has named longtime tribal gaming executive Richard St. Jean as the new chief operating officer overseeing the...


Nov 27, 2019, 14:05 ET Keeyask Project equipment to be sold on Ritchie Bros.' Marketplace-E platform

BBE Hydro Constructors LP will sell thousands of items on Marketplace-E over the coming months VANCOUVER, Nov. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - As one of the...


Nov 26, 2019, 16:35 ET REC Foundation and VEX Robotics Inspire the Next Generation of Leaders

'Building Hope' within the White Mountain Apache Reservation GREENVILLE, TX, Nov. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - VEX Robotics and the Robotics Education &...


Nov 19, 2019, 11:19 ET 新報告重點介紹有色人種特許學校領導者讓家庭來支持學生的創新方法

今天,National Alliance for Public Charter Schools(美國公立特許學校聯盟)與Public Impact組織一起發佈了《Identity and Charter School Leadership: Profiles of Leaders of Color ...


Nov 19, 2019, 06:00 ET The NOW Massage Primed for National Launch

The NOW Massage, Los Angeles' hottest wellness destination, will launch a national network of boutique massage therapy franchises. The team behind...


Nov 19, 2019, 00:27 ET 新报告重点介绍有色人种特许学校领导者让家庭来支持学生的创新方法

今天,National Alliance for Public Charter Schools(美国公立特许学校联盟)与Public Impact组织一起发布了《Identity and Charter School Leadership: Profiles of Leaders of Color ...


Nov 18, 2019, 15:54 ET Un nuevo informe destaca maneras innovadoras en las que los líderes de color de escuelas charter involucran a las familias para apoyar a los estudiantes

Hoy, la Alianza Nacional de las Escuelas Públicas Charter junto con Public Impact dio a conocer "Identity and Charter School Leadership: Profiles of...


Nov 18, 2019, 08:00 ET New Report Highlights Innovative Ways Charter School Leaders of Color Engage Families to Support Students

Today, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools in partnership with Public Impact released "Identity and Charter School Leadership: Profiles...


Nov 12, 2019, 14:21 ET Xoom presenta nuevos servicios de transferencia local de dinero en EE. UU.

Xoom, el servicio internacional de transferencia de dinero de PayPal, presentó hoy la posibilidad para que los clientes envíen dinero a destinatarios ...


Nov 12, 2019, 14:06 ET National City's Lincoln Acres Elementary School Receives $5,000 Barona Education Grant for STEAM Program

Faculty, staff and students at Lincoln Acres Elementary School in National City were recently awarded with a $5,000 education grant from the Barona...


Nov 12, 2019, 12:05 ET Poarch Band of Creek Indians Comprehensive Plan for Alabama Gaming to Bring in Immediate $Billion, $Millions More to Follow

The Poarch Band of Creek Indians today announced a public awareness campaign focused on communicating details of their comprehensive plan for gaming...


Nov 12, 2019, 09:00 ET Xoom推出美国境内汇款服务

PayPal旗下国际汇款平台Xoom今天首次推出美国境内汇款服务。通过与沃尔玛和Ria(瑞亚公司)达成战略合作,美国人现在可以使用Xoom快速汇款,几分钟之内就可到账,收款人能在全美近5,000个地点提取现金*。...


Nov 12, 2019, 09:00 ET Xoom Rolls Out Domestic Money Transfer Services in the U.S.

Xoom, PayPal's international money transfer service, today rolled out the ability for customers to send money to recipients in the U.S. for the first ...


Nov 12, 2019, 06:00 ET HUD Must Not Discriminate Against Tribal Nations

Last Friday, Housing Today released a notice of support for the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) vote to adopt a resolution...


Nov 11, 2019, 16:19 ET Collaboration ensures school readiness and lifelong success for Native students

The National Indian Education Association (NIEA), Communities in Schools Mid-America, Inc. (CIS-MA), Anadarko Public Schools (APS), and Wichita and...


Nov 10, 2019, 09:00 ET MAZON Honors The Enduring Contributions Of Nation's Native American Veterans

In observance of Veterans Day, MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger honors the history and legacy of the nation's Native American veterans who served...


Nov 07, 2019, 16:50 ET Cedar Band of Paiutes Applauds New Resolution Passed by National Congress of American Indians

The Cedar Band of Paiutes today applauded the National Congress of American Indians' (NCAI) resolution responding to the Department of Housing and...


Nov 07, 2019, 16:19 ET Third Annual Pocahontas Reframed Storytellers Film Festival Coming To Richmond's Historic Byrd Theatre November 21-24

The Pocahontas Reframed Storytellers Film Festival returns to Richmond's historic Byrd Theatre November 21-24, 2019. Honoring the contributions of...


Nov 05, 2019, 02:32 ET 美高梅集團就加強社會影響力和可持續發展提出大膽願景

美高梅集團(MGM Resorts International)今天就加強社會影響力和可持續發展提出了新願景,包括制定多項目標來推進多元化和包容性、捐贈數百萬份食物,以及繼續為員工及員工家屬提供獎學金和教育機會。圍繞「聚焦真正重要的事:投身人道主義事業和保護地球」(Focused on What...