Western Governors University Receives $4.9 Million Grant to Help Close Educational Gaps for Underserved Populations
August 18, 2021 10:00 ET | Western Governors University
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, Aug. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Western Governors University (WGU) and WGU Advancement—the university’s fundraising arm—announced today that the university will carry out...
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Study Finds Experts Motivate Employees to Give More and More Often
May 19, 2021 08:25 ET | Benevity
NEW YORK, May 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The COVID-19 pandemic continues to create an ongoing level of need across the globe, but it can be challenging for donors to figure out where to give....
Jason Lamb of Gates Foundation Named New Chair of CGAP’s Executive Committee
May 24, 2019 11:04 ET | CGAP
Beirut, Lebanon, May 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jason Lamb from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was elected chair of the Executive Committee for The Consultative Group to Assist the...
Leading-Edge Microbiome Discovery Platform Receives New Funding
February 25, 2019 09:17 ET | Phase Genomics
SEATTLE, Feb. 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Phase Genomics, the leader in proximity ligation-based genomic solutions, announced today a year-long grant awarded by the Bill & Melinda Gates...
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Major Donors Launch Groundbreaking $25 Million National Initiative to Increase Mobility from Poverty
February 04, 2019 14:49 ET | Robin Hood Foundation
Cutting-Edge Collaboration is First-Ever Partnership Among Robin Hood, The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, Tipping Point Community and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Mobility LABs to...
CITY YEAR RECEIVES GRANT TO SUPPORT NETWORK FOR SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT
September 24, 2018 10:47 ET | City Year
Boston, Sept. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- City Year, in partnership with the Everyone Graduates Center at John Hopkins University’s School of Education, has received a grant from the Bill &...
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Radiant Earth Foundation Releases First Earth Imagery Platform for Global Development
September 05, 2018 09:03 ET | Radiant Earth Foundation
WASHINGTON, Sept. 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Radiant Earth Foundation (formerly known as Radiant.Earth) announced today the release of its new open Earth imagery platform, fundamentally changing...
HitGen Launching Initiative to Discover New Medicines to Combat Tuberculosis and Malaria
August 02, 2018 20:00 ET | HitGen Ltd.
CHENGDU, China, Aug. 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HitGen Ltd., a privately held biotech company, announced today a three-year grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The grant will be...
Cornell receives $35M to support cassava development for smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa
February 15, 2018 09:00 ET | Cornell University
Ithaca, New York, Feb. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cassava is vital to the food security of millions of Africans who eat some form of the root crop daily. Although cassava breeders are making...
Cornell receives $35M to support cassava development for smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa
February 15, 2018 08:52 ET | Cornell University
Ithaca, New York, Feb. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cassava is vital to the food security of millions of Africans who eat some form of the root crop daily. Although cassava breeders are making...