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15:07 ET Nationally Recognized Foster Care Expert, Author and Nonprofit Founder Receives National Award

Today, October 18, the National Center for Children and Families (NCCF) will be hosting their Art of Community gala at the Silver Spring Civic Center ...


15:05 ET GolfStatus & the Veteran Golfers Association Launch Golf Event Referral Program with Donations Benefiting U.S. Military Veterans & their Families

The Veteran Golfers Association and longtime partner, GolfStatus, have launched an event referral program that includes a donation-match incentive...


14:50 ET Ribbon Employees Participate in Volunteer Activities in More than 15 Countries during "Ribbon Day"

Ribbon Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: RBBN), a global software leader in secure and intelligent cloud communications solutions, today announced that...


14:45 ET New Wrap to Promote Auto Technician Training

Western Technical College sponsors new wrap for Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat driven by Matt Hagan Wrap features Mopar CAP logo Mopar CAP and Western...


13:48 ET BetterInvesting 100 Index Grows 10.4% Annually for 5 Years, 13.4% for 10 Years Through September

The BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 1.6% in September. For the previous 10 years, the ...


13:36 ET WestCMR Honored as Florida Company to Watch

GrowFL selected $25 million company, WestCMR, as this year's Florida Companies to Watch Honoree, from more than 500 nominees in a statewide...


13:12 ET Northeast Cyclone: U-Haul Offers 30 Days Free Self-Storage to Victims

Six U-Haul Companies across the Northeast region are offering 30 days of free self-storage and U-Box® container usage to residents who have been...


12:56 ET 2020 candidate Sen. Cory Booker to brief press at National Press Club, Oct. 23

U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, who is seeking the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, will speak at a National Press Club Headliners Newsmaker on...


12:35 ET Smart & Final Charitable Foundation Hosts Kids 4 Hope Annual Fundraising Campaign

Smart & Final, the smaller, faster grocery warehouse store for household and business customers, announces its annual participation in Kids 4 Hope....


12:20 ET ACT-IAC Celebrates 40 Years At Imagine Nation ELC 2019

The American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC), the premier public-private partnership in the government IT community...


12:00 ET Japan $52 Billion Private School Market to 2025 - Japanese Schools Step Up English Lessons

The "Japan Private School Market, Type, Revenue & Enrollment, Regions (Tokyo, Yokohama, Osaka, Nagoya, Saporo, Others), and Schools" report has been...


12:00 ET Puente Human Rights Movement in Collaboration with Advancement Project National Office Leads Coalition of Immigrant Tribunal Calling For Closure of ICE Detention Facilities in Arizona

Puente Human Rights Movement will lead a coalition of civil rights and immigrant advocacy organizations calling for the closure of ICE detention...


12:00 ET Free Elementary Health Education Program Inspires Health Across The State

Fourth and fifth grade teachers across the state who are looking for a ready-made program to educate their students about the benefits of good...


12:00 ET Puente Human Rights Movement y Advancement Project Lidera Coalición de Tribunales de Inmigrantes Que Exigen el Cierre de las Instalaciones de Detención de ICE en Arizona

Puente Human Rights Movement dirigirá una coalición de organizaciones de derechos civiles y de defensa de los inmigrantes que están exigiendo el...


12:00 ET Puente Human Rights Movement in Collaboration with Advancement Project National Office Leads Coalition of Immigrant Tribunal Calling For Closure of ICE Detention Facilities in Arizona

Puente Human Rights Movement will lead a coalition of civil rights and immigrant advocacy organizations calling for the closure of ICE detention...


11:47 ET National Alliance Announces Speakers for Annual Forum: Employers Driving Innovation, Health and Value

The National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions will convene many of the nation's top healthcare thought leaders at its 2019 Annual Forum,...


11:35 ET Aetna Announces the 2019 Voices of Health Competition Winners

Aetna, a CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) company, today announced the winners of the 2019 Voices of Health competition, a celebration of grassroots non-profit ...


11:17 ET Activbody Launches Donation Campaign for Challenged Athletes Foundation

Activbody, Inc., a health and fitness product innovator, is thrilled to announce the launch of their holiday donation campaign "Giving Makes Us...


10:46 ET The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) Honors General Colin L. Powell At Chicago Awards Dinner

The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) was honored to have General Colin L. Powell (Ret.) as the keynote speaker at the annual MMRF Chicago...


10:44 ET Ben Massell Dental Clinic Changes Lives One Smile at a Time

The Ben Massell Dental Clinic (the Clinic), a service of Jewish Family & Career Services of Atlanta, is the oldest charitable healthcare clinic in...


10:30 ET IMEC Partners with CAIC for America's Promise Grant

In January of 2017, Calumet Area Industrial Commission (CAIC) accepted the call to action from IMEC and the Illinois Department of Labor to...


10:00 ET The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. Declined Slightly

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. declined 0.1 percent in September to 111.9 (2016 = 100), following a 0.2 percent...


09:01 ET College Ave Student Loans Named one of the Best Workplaces by Great Place to Work®

College Ave Student Loans, a student loan fintech lender, today announced it is Great Place to Work-Certified™. The certification is a significant...


09:00 ET Nplate® (romiplostim) Now Approved For Earlier Use In Adults With Immune Thrombocytopenia

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Amgen's Supplemental Biologics License Application...


09:00 ET Penn Foster Receives 2019 Learning in Practice Award

Penn Foster today announced that its skills training partnership with the largest industrial staffing company in the U.S., EmployBridge, known as the ...