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Aug 16, 2019, 18:00 ET Gilead Sciences COMPASS Initiative® Begins Accepting "Transformative Grant" Applications from Organizations Fighting HIV in the South

Today, the Gilead COMPASS (COMmitment to Partnership in Addressing HIV/AIDS in Southern States) Initiative®— announced a request for proposals (RFP)...


Aug 16, 2019, 14:01 ET Dayton 2020 Calendar Contest Kicks Off: Proceeds for Families Impacted by Oregon District Shooting

People in their 60s who are strong in mind, body and spirit have a chance to be "pin ups" in a 2020 Dayton 60 Strong calendar. Proceeds from calendar ...


Aug 16, 2019, 11:00 ET The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Mexico Increased

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Mexico increased 0.7 percent in June 2019 to 103.3 (2016=100). The Conference Board Coincident ...


Aug 16, 2019, 10:33 ET ANSI Announces Recipients of the 2019 Leadership and Service Awards

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) announced today the recipients of its 2019 Leadership and Service Awards. Recipients have been...


Aug 16, 2019, 10:17 ET Get Good Finds At Goodwill® On National Thrift Shop Day

Goodwill is celebrating National Thrift Shop Day tomorrow, Saturday, August 17, 2019. National Thrift Shop Day is dedicated to promoting the art of...


Aug 16, 2019, 09:32 ET MX Signs Four-year Sponsorship of Patriot Boot Camp, Helping Veteran Communities Build Businesses

MX, the leading data platform for banks, credit unions and fintechs, has signed a four-year sponsorship of Patriot Boot Camp. MX will also be hosting ...


Aug 16, 2019, 09:05 ET Technovation Awards Nearly $30,000 USD to Teams From Albania and India in Global Girls' Tech Competition

Technovation (formerly known as Iridescent), a global technology education nonprofit, announced that two teams of girls - from Albania and India -...


Aug 16, 2019, 08:37 ET Center for Independent Living of Broward and Miami Marlins Raise Funds for Affordable Housing for People with Disabilities

On Friday, August 9, 2019, The Miami Marlins honored the Center for Independent Living of Broward as the team's Non-Profit Partner for Friday night's ...


Aug 15, 2019, 19:05 ET A Celebration of Female Voices at "Let Her Sing 2019" in San Francisco

Fourteen talented female vocalists take to stage for the third year of Diaspora Art Connection's "Let Her Sing®: A Celebration of Female Voices" in...


Aug 15, 2019, 18:01 ET West Health's Shelley Lyford Appointed to California's Master Plan for Aging Stakeholder Advisory Committee

Shelley Lyford, president and CEO of nonprofit, nonpartisan West Health and a commissioner on the California Commission on Aging, has been appointed...


Aug 15, 2019, 16:29 ET ADCOLOR 2019 To Take Place September 6-8, 2019 In Los Angeles

Today ADCOLOR, the premier organization dedicated to celebrating and promoting professionals of color and diversity in the creative industries,...


Aug 15, 2019, 16:01 ET Union Institute & University and Rotary Club of Cincinnati to host reception for four Mandela Washington Fellows

Union Institute & University and Rotary Club of Cincinnati will host a reception for Mandela Washington Fellows on Wednesday, August 21 from 5:30 p.m....


Aug 15, 2019, 15:50 ET Celebrities Support Veterans Through Powerful 5K

Celebrities are supporting wounded veterans and their families by sharing on social media their preparation for and participation in the Wounded...


Aug 15, 2019, 15:25 ET CAIR Condemns Trump's Support for Israel's Denial of Entry to U.S. Congresswomen, Urges Americans to Contact Elected Officials and Express Concerns

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today condemned President...


Aug 15, 2019, 15:06 ET CA Supreme Court Puts an End to Mercury Insurance Company's 20-Year Battle to Escape Accountability for Unlawful Fees, says Consumer Watchdog

Mercury Insurance Company will pay at least $27.6 million in civil penalties for overcharging hundreds of thousands of California motorists in...


Aug 15, 2019, 14:59 ET Sky High for Kids se compromete a recaudar $20 millones para St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®

Sky High for Kids anunció recientemente un compromiso de recaudación de $20 millones en St. Jude Children's Research Hospital para un área de...


Aug 15, 2019, 14:33 ET Drs. Joshua Bauml, Wei-Chu Victoria Lai, and Aaron Lisberg receive prestigious LUNGevity 2019 Career Development Awards

LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's leading lung cancer-focused nonprofit organization, announced today the recipients of its 2019 Career Development...


Aug 15, 2019, 14:28 ET Sky High for Kids makes $20 million fundraising commitment to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Sky High for Kids recently announced a $20 million naming commitment at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® for a research floor in the new...


Aug 15, 2019, 14:18 ET Graphic Cigarette Warnings Proposed by FDA Are Long Overdue, But Agency Must Meet March 2020 Deadline to Finalize Them

The large, graphic cigarette health warnings proposed today by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are a critical and long-overdue step forward in...


Aug 15, 2019, 14:18 ET Latest Gaming Revenue Numbers Continue to Grow Year after Year

iDEA Growth, a trade association representing all sectors of the online gaming and entertainment industry, reminded states today that mobile gaming...


Aug 15, 2019, 14:14 ET One woman sets out to change the pace of real estate while also giving back to small nonprofits

Selling Later is a new online community that connects future home sellers with prospective home buyers. Wendy Gilch, Founder and CEO, created the...


Aug 15, 2019, 14:11 ET Sky High for Kids makes $20 million fundraising commitment to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Sky High for Kids recently announced a $20 million naming commitment at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® for a research floor in the new...


Aug 15, 2019, 14:00 ET IIHS Study: Some Protected Bike Lanes Leave Cyclists Vulnerable to Injury

Bike lanes separated from the roadway by physical barriers make cyclists feel safer and encourage more people to ride. But a new study from the...


Aug 15, 2019, 14:00 ET Reforest the Tropics and New England Biolabs®, Inc. enter into agreement to plant 100 hectares of forest to offset carbon emissions

Reforest The Tropics (RTT), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in Mystic, Connecticut and New England Biolabs, Inc. (NEB®), a global leader in ...


Aug 15, 2019, 13:32 ET Medical Science Liaison Society Announces Finalists for the 2019 MSL of the Year Awards

The Medical Science Liaison Society (MSL Society), the only 501(c)(3) non-profit organization exclusively dedicated to advancing the global medical...