Call for Presentatio
Call for Presentations: Sustainability, Social Justice Experts
May 02, 2019 12:32 ET | Green Builder Media
Lake City, Colo., May 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Green Builder Media is delighted to announce our fourth annual Sustainability Symposium 2020, scheduled for the auspicious date of January 20, 2020...
SHECP to Host Povert
SHECP to Host Poverty Summit at Kennesaw State University, Seeks Presenters
May 01, 2019 09:01 ET | Shepherd Higher Education Consortium on Poverty
Lexington, Virginia, May 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Shepherd Higher Education Consortium on Poverty (SHECP) is pleased to announce that it will host its first-ever summit on poverty, SHECP...
Canadians with Obesi
Canadians with Obesity Treated as Second-Class Citizens Compared with Other Chronic Diseases: Report
April 23, 2019 05:01 ET | Obesity Canada
OTTAWA, April 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Obesity Canada’s second report card assessing access to treatment concludes Canadians living with obesity continue to be ignored by healthcare systems and...
Naropa University Announces 4th Annual Earth Justice Day
April 16, 2019 16:30 ET | Naropa University
Boulder, Colorado, April 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Wednesday, April 24th, Naropa University in Boulder will present our fourth annual Earth Justice Day event, with keynote speakers Carl...
High Times Announces the 2019 Women of Weed Honorees
March 29, 2019 13:10 ET | High Times
The Second-Annual List of Leading Female Executives in Cannabis Culminates with a Celebration this Friday Los Angeles, March 29, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- High Times, cannabis’ most well-known...
Fairtrade Announces New Minimum Price for Cocoa, Establishes Living Income Benchmarks
January 18, 2019 14:28 ET | Fairtrade America
Washington, DC, Jan. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fairtrade is raising the Minimum Price and Premium for Fairtrade cocoa with the aim of improving conditions for cocoa farmers and their families. In...
Two Outstanding Leaders are Recognized for Commitment to Building Economies in Native Communities at the 13th Annual Native Awards Ceremony
October 10, 2018 16:23 ET | Opportunity Finance Network
CHICAGO, Oct. 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Two leaders were honored Tuesday in recognition of their commitment to excellence in the Native CDFI industry at the 2018 Native CDFI Awards Ceremony, part...
Chicago Nonprofit LUCHA Receives National Grant for Longtime Fight for Affordable Housing in Chicago
October 10, 2018 13:00 ET | Opportunity Finance Network
CHICAGO, Oct. 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Opportunity Finance Network (OFN) today awarded Chicago-based LUCHA, one of the Midwest’s premier affordable housing organizations, its 2018 Justice Grant....
Community Development Pioneer Nancy Andrews Receives 2018 Ned Gramlich Lifetime Achievement Award
October 03, 2018 13:45 ET | Opportunity Finance Network
PHILADELPHIA , Oct. 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Opportunity Finance Network (OFN) today announced that Nancy O. Andrews, a revered community development leader for more than 40 years, has been...
University of Virgin
University of Virginia Curry School of Education & Human Development Receives $1M from Bank of America to Launch Initiative that Focuses on Promoting Widespread Tolerance and Inclusion
September 18, 2018 15:50 ET | University of Virginia Curry School of Education
Charlottesville, Va., Sept. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The University of Virginia Curry School of Education and Human Development has received $1 million from the Bank of America Charitable...