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USO Supporters Unite as the Force Behind the Forces for 75th Anniversary Gala Honoring Military Heroes, Volunteers and The Coca-Cola Company

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:13:55 EDT

An evening hosted by American radio personality, television host and producer Ryan Seacrest features opening remarks from Dr. Jill Biden and a musical performance by USO tour veterans Zac Brown Band

CCI Toronto and Area Chapter Appoints Sally Thompson as New Chapter President

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:10:12 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 21, 2016) - Sally Thompson, M.Sc., P.Eng. has been appointed as President of the Canadian Condominium Institute - Toronto and Area Chapter, effective October 20th, 2016.

Sally has served on the CCI Toronto Chapter Board of Directors since 2008 in several capacities including service on the Legislative, Conference and Education Committees, and as Vice President. Sally is also a frequent presenter at the Condo Conference and other forums, and an instructor for CCI Toronto's Level 300 Reserve Fund course. Sally also volunteers with Tarion and ACMO and has been a significant contributor to the reform of the Condominium Act including sitting on the province-wide eleven-person Expert Panel.

Mountain America Credit Union Announces New Eagle Branch Manager

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:00:00 EDT

EAGLE, ID--(Marketwired - October 21, 2016) - Mountain America Credit Union proudly welcomes Ryan Burrup as its new branch manager for the Eagle, Idaho branch located at 100 E. Riverside Drive.

Mountain America Credit Union brings Young Money LIVE! Financial Success tour to Idaho Campuses

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:30:00 EDT

WEST JORDAN, UT--(Marketwired - October 21, 2016) - Mountain America Credit Union announces it has partnered with author Todd Romer to bring the 2016 Young Money Live! Financial Success tour to Idaho college campuses. Geared toward members of Gen X and Millennial generations, attendees will learn important financial education to help them master their finances now and plan for successful financial futures. Students and the public are invited to attend these free seminars.

Mountain America Credit Union brings Young Money LIVE! Financial Success tour to Utah Campuses

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:27:14 EDT

WEST JORDAN, UT--(Marketwired - October 21, 2016) - Mountain America Credit Union announces it has partnered with author Todd Romer to bring the 2016 Young Money Live! Financial Success tour to college campuses across Utah. Geared toward members of Gen X and Millennial generations, attendees will learn important financial education to help them master their finances now and plan for successful financial futures. Students and the public are invited to attend these free seminars.

Local Government Leaders to Discuss Local Impact of Presidential Transition

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 09:04:45 EDT

National Academy of Public Administration & George Mason University Host Forum

Mountain America Credit Union Celebrates Spirit of People Helping People With Techtober

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:34:31 EDT

WEST JORDAN, UT--(Marketwired - October 20, 2016) - In the credit union spirit of "people helping people," Mountain America Credit Union is proud to once again be presenting Techtober month, highlighting innovative and secure mobile technology and providing convenient assistance to members within the branch locations.

AZ Attorney General Rallies in Favor of Civil Rights Discrimination Against Individuals with Disabilities

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:56:32 EDT

AG Leads Seminar to Protect Businesses' Ability to Discriminate Against Individuals with Disabilities by fighting

JDRF and the University of Toronto support research into a skin patch to prevent common, life-threatening risk of T1D

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 20, 2016) - JDRF and the University of Toronto are pleased to announce a $400,000 (USD) research grant to support the development of a skin [transdermal] patch to prevent hypoglycemia - a common, potentially life-threatening, risk for people living with type 1 diabetes (T1D).

U.S. Chamber Foundation and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Seek Nominations to Recognize Healthy Communities and Businesses

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:30:43 EDT

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - October 20, 2016) - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation today opened the nomination process for the Health Means Business Healthy10 Awards. The inaugural awards program will honor ten businesses or partnerships that work to improve community wellness through greater economic opportunity.

Casey Excellence for Children Awards recognize outstanding business leaders for improving the lives of vulnerable children and families

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:30:00 EDT

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - October 20, 2016) - Casey Family Programs is pleased to announce two winners of the national Casey Excellence for Children Awards today -- one leadership award and one alumnus of foster care award.

UPDATE - Talent Board Announces 2016 Candidate Experience Awards Silver Sponsors

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:00:00 EDT

14 Leading Talent Solution Providers Support Talent Board's Mission to Recognize and Benchmark Excellence in Candidate Experience

GIVIT, a New Charity Donation Platform That Produces Entertaining and Provocative Content While Making Charitable Giving Easy and Fun, Launches With Epic Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Dodgeball Event in Streets of New York City

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:23:00 EDT

Hundreds of Masked Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump's Play Dodgeball to Raise Money for The ALS Association, The Teen Project and LymeLight Foundation

The Obesity Society Honors Two U.S. Senators, Current and Emerging Leaders in Obesity Research with its 2016 Awards and Grants

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 09:54:59 EDT

Awardees will be recognized at ObesityWeek(SM) 2016, Oct. 31- Nov. 4, in New Orleans

The Smithsonian Names the National Civil Rights Museum as an Affiliate Museum

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

Affiliation expands museum capacity for exhibitions and educational programs

Talent Board Announces 2016 Candidate Experience Awards Silver Sponsors

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

11 Leading Talent Solution Providers Support Talent Board's Mission to Recognize and Benchmark Excellence in Candidate Experience

UNFPA State of World Population 2016

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:01:00 EDT

Investing in 10-year-old girls could yield huge demographic dividend, pump billions into national economies

MEDIA ADVISORY: Canada's regenerative medicine community is in Whistler for fifth annual Till & McCulloch Meetings

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 18:02:24 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 19, 2016) - Canadian and international stem cell scientists and engineers will be in Whistler, British Columbia, October 24-26 to attend the Till & McCulloch Meetings (TMM), Canada's premier stem cell research event. Over 400 delegates are expected to attend. The agenda, featuring speakers and special events, is available here. Media are invited to register, free of charge, to monitor the scientific sessions.

The Brain Project's 100 brain sculptures assemble at Yorkdale Shopping Centre

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 16:32:37 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 19, 2016) - Following its city-wide exhibit this summer, The Brain Project presented by TELUS, has taken up residence at Yorkdale Shopping Centre's recently expanded east wing. All 100 brain sculptures, including works by singer Michael Bublé, the Toronto Blue Jays and the Brain Project's People's Choice-winning artist George Pimentel are now on display until October 31, 2016.

Sarah Herron and Stars from the Bachelor Series Help Raise Fetal Health Awareness at Great Candy Run

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 15:08:36 EDT

More than 6,000 Runners and Walkers Expected at Wash Park on November 6th

Council on Foundations Opens Registration for 2017 Annual Conference in Dallas, Texas

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:30:00 EDT

Leading Together - April 23-26

Angelica Fuentes Leads Panel Discussion at Equities Women's Council Roundtable

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:06:49 EDT

Dynamic discussion between entrepreneurial female leaders making an impact in the lives of many women globally

Anita Borg Institute Names ThoughtWorks as Winner of the 2016 Top Companies for Women Technologists Program

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 12:00:00 EDT

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 19, 2016) - The Anita Borg Institute (ABI), a nonprofit organization focused on the advancement of women in computing, today announced ThoughtWorks as the winner of the 2016 Top Companies for Women Technologists program. With the highest overall score, the global software company has been recognized as a true leader in recruiting, retaining and advancing more women in technical roles.

Anita Borg Institute Issues Data-Driven Insights into What Sets Apart Companies That Lead in Hiring and Retaining Women Technologists

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 12:00:00 EDT

Top Companies for Women Technologists Findings and Insights report finds flextime policies, leadership development and diversity training are key programs to increase representation of women in technology

MEDIA RELEASE: Alberta Counts Homeless Population

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 12:00:00 EDT

Calgary takes part in second provincial-wide homeless count

New USO Center Opens at Naval Air Station, Sigonella, Sicily

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 11:20:50 EDT

In its 75th anniversary year, the USO continues to be the force behind the forces with a new USO location overseas for our military and their families who need it the most

GameStop Honors Military Heroes with a Special In-Store Donation Campaign

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 11:00:00 EDT

GameStop Partners with The Call of Duty Endowment and Snowball Express to launch a donation program to support military veterans, service members and families of the fallen

PE, VC Funds in Developed Markets Outside the U.S. Beat Public Markets in First Quarter of 2016; Performance From PE, VC Funds in Emerging Markets Weaker, According to Cambridge Associates

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EDT

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - Oct 19, 2016) - Private equity and venture capital funds in developed markets outside the U.S. outperformed public markets in the same regions in the first quarter of 2016. However, private investment funds in emerging markets barely broke even and significantly underperformed the comparable public markets.

MEDIA ADVISORY: AMI-audio announces new and returning programs for fall

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 19, 2016) - Accessible Media Inc. (AMI) announced today new additions to AMI-audio's schedule for fall 2016 including a selection of new and returning original and syndicated programs.

#NativeReads Campaign of Native Children's Literature Launched Just in Time to Celebrate Native American Heritage Month

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EDT

LONGMONT, CO--(Marketwired - October 19, 2016) - First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) has partnered with Debbie Reese, Ph.D., (Nambé Pueblo), to create the Native American Children's Literature Recommended Reading List and Discussion Guide. Dr. Reese, known for her expertise in the field of Native children's literature, is an educator and has served on many national literacy boards. She is the editor and publisher of the American Indians in Children's Literature website.

Applications open for ONA's 2017 Women's Leadership Accelerator at USC Annenberg

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - October 19, 2016) - The Online News Association, the world's largest association of digital journalists, has opened applications for the 2017 Women's Leadership Accelerator, which will provide tuition-free intensive training, professional development and support tailored to 25 women leaders pushing innovation in digital media.

Melissa Data Enables Active Data Quality for SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 08:00:00 EDT

Full Spectrum Data Quality Toolkit Enhances Customer Data in Real-Time; Includes Advance Look at New Generalized Cleansing Component for All Types of Data

Gord Downie, Zendaya, Jason Derulo, Macklemore, Lilly Singh, Hedley, Winnie Harlow, Chris Hadfield, Penny Oleksiak and More Join 20,000 Local Youth at WE Day Toronto to Celebrate Young People Changing the World

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 19, 2016) -

Mike Dunn, Chief Financial Officer at NeoSystems, Honored as Trending 40 Top CFO in Washington Metro Region

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 06:00:00 EDT

Accomplished Financial Leader Among Honorees at October 19, 2016 Awards Event

PSA: Movember money and University of Calgary offers Calgary prostate cancer survivors free activity programs

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 13:07:30 EDT

CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - October 18, 2016) - University of Calgary Kinesiology researcher Dr. Nicole Culos-Reed is helping Alberta men recover from prostate cancer by putting the "Move" in Movember. Her group has partnered with City of Calgary Recreation and the South Health Campus YMCA to offer free physical activity programs throughout Calgary. These 12-week evidence-based group activity and yoga programs, offered by TrueNTH LM address many issues a prostate cancer survivor may face, including fatigue, deconditioning and incontinence.

MEDIA ADVISORY: Calgary to participate in 2nd Provincial Point-in-Time Count of Homelessness

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 11:43:46 EDT

- 100 volunteers fan out across the city to count and connect with individuals and families with no fixed address

Ketchum University Receives $750,000 Grant to Fund Technology, Academic and Clinical Enhancements, and Student Scholarships

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 11:00:00 EDT

Donald W. Reynolds Foundation Award Recognizes Service of Alumnus Dr. Jonathan Smith, and Funds Strategic Educational, Clinical and Technological Initiatives at SCCO

Robin Hood's Panel Study Documents Pervasive Deprivation and Opens Inquiry about the Role of "Shocks"

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 10:23:30 EDT

Seventy-three Percent of New Yorkers Suffered Serious Deprivation During Three-Year Period

The Study on "Integrating Violence Prevention and Women Economics Participation - Mexico" is Now Available - Angelica Fuentes Foundation

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 10:06:49 EDT

Angelica Fuentes Foundation Partners with Georgetown University to produce First Economic Violence Against Women Study

New online tool launched by the Ontario SPCA to create a healthier environment at shelters, kennels and pet events

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EDT

STOUFFVILLE, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 18, 2016) - The Ontario SPCA has launched a new online resource to equip animal shelter staff, volunteers and veterinary care providers with information and tips to make animals more comfortable and provide a humane and healthy environment.

ABODA Recognized by Cartus with Two Awards

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:20:00 EDT

ABODA leaves D.C. with Service and Technology Awards

Light Reading and KNect365 Launch IoT World News Community

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Oct 18, 2016) - Light Reading, in partnership with KNect365, has launched a new online community, IoT World News (, dedicated to tracking and analyzing the fast-moving Internet of Things sector.

Harboring Hearts 4th Annual Fall Benefit

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - October 18, 2016) - Harboring Hearts, a nonprofit organization that provides funding, affordable housing and community programs to patients and families affected by cardiac disease, will hold its 4th Annual Fall Benefit on Thursday, October 27th, at the Bryant Park Grill. The annual benefit is held to honor individuals who have made great contributions to the field of heart health and to raise funds to continue vital programming. Harboring Hearts welcomes guests to a cocktail reception filled with live music, food, cocktails, and a silent auction.

Rube Goldberg Announces Apply a BAND-AID(R) Brand Adhesive Bandage Task for Its 30th Annual Competition

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

Call for Entries Now Open for International STEM-based Competition

Milken Institute Center for the Future of Aging Launches Website

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

Promoting Healthy, Productive and Purposeful Aging

The Town of Rye Joins the Empire State Purchasing Group for Tracking Bid Distribution

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 08:05:00 EDT

PORT CHESTER, NY--(Marketwired - October 18, 2016) - Town of Rye officially announced today it has joined the Empire State Purchasing Group, an e-sourcing solution from BidNet that provides 203 local government agencies throughout New York a solution for bid and vendor management. The Town of Rye invites all potential vendors to register online with to access its upcoming solicitations.

Public Pension Plan Partners with Eventus Contact Center Consulting Experts to Improve Operational Efficiencies

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 08:00:00 EDT

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - October 18, 2016) - Contact Center executives strive to balance two competing objectives: providing excellent service and reducing operating costs. In an environment where operational efficiencies are key to providing cost effective service, the executives running a contact center for one of the nation's largest public pension plans had a significant challenge improving operational performance to more efficiently service current workers and future retirees with an outdated organizational structure, cumbersome processes, and inefficient technology. To help them, they hired the contact center consulting experts from Eventus Solutions Group to shore up their contact center to improve organizational alignment, operations, and member service.

Matthew Bird Wraps Up First Week As Director of Public Relations for United Nations General Assembly SDG Media Zone

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

1-800-PublicRelations "1800pr" President Matt Bird executes Public Relations and Communications Strategy for UN SDG Media Zone

Talent Board Develops Candidate Experience Track at Recruiting Trends Conference 2016

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

Organization to Present Track of Sessions Highlighting How Leading Companies Transformed Their Candidate Experience

The Dead Daisies Step Up to Support the USO's Force Behind the Forces and Prepare for USO Tour to South Korea

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 06:00:00 EDT

Rock Band to Perform Three USO Shows for Troops and Military Families Stationed at Camp Casey, K-16 Air Base and Osan Air Base

Lean Construction Institute Holds Record-Setting LCI Congress Event in Chicago, Illinois

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 17:58:38 EDT

ARLINGTON, VA--(Marketwired - Oct 17, 2016) - Lean Construction Institute once again brought the Lean Construction community together October 3-7 for its 18th annual LCI Congress in Chicago, Illinois. There, hundreds of organizations came together to further the mission of enhancing stakeholder value and eliminating waste through Lean project techniques. Among LCI's goals for this annual conference was to increase construction industry demand and capacity for Lean and other integrated approaches.

18th Street Arts Center's WeTheArtists Crowdfunding Campaign 2016

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 17:13:07 EDT

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - October 17, 2016) - WeTheArtists, 18th Street Arts Center's first Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign, runs through the month of October and has a goal to raise $30,000. It asks "What artist has made a difference in your life?" of people around the world, because everyone has a story of being inspired by an artist.

70 Northern Ontario dogs to arrive in North Bay on their way to new homes

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 15:56:49 EDT

NORTH BAY, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 17, 2016) - Over the weekend, Beat the Heat Kenora, the North Bay & District Humane Society and the Ontario SPCA worked in partnership with an Indigenous Community in Northern Ontario to transfer 70 dogs to Southern Ontario for adoption.

Jobs2Careers Offers a Safe Zone for Staffing Firms

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 15:25:38 EDT

Leading Job Marketplace Responds to Industry Shift With New Solutions for Recruiting

As Health Ministers from Across Canada Meet to Negotiate Health Accord, Advocates Set Out Criteria to Measure Success

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 14:27:02 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 17, 2016) -

Coast Capital Savings Funding Connects Youth with Disabilities to Employment

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 13:52:35 EDT

BURNABY, BC--(Marketwired - October 17, 2016) - Coast Capital Savings has been a long-time supporter of the Neil Squire Society, helping to fund our efforts to connect youth with disabilities to employment. We are happy to announce that this year Coast Capital has once again provided $7,500 in support of our Youth Working Together program.

Amazon Prime Video Joins the USO in Becoming a Force Behind the Forces with Advance Screening of "Bookaboo" at Naval Base San Diego

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 11:51:34 EDT

Military Families Are Treated With a Special Viewing of the Upcoming Amazon Original Series Debuting on October 28 and a Halloween-Themed Book Reading by Actor Guillermo Díaz

AIDS Services Foundation Orange County Hosts 7th Annual OC Ride for AIDS

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 11:00:00 EDT

Fully-Supported One-Day Ride Takes Participants Through Breathtaking Scenery and Supports ASF's Important Work

Pacific Premier Bank Partners With Susan G. Komen(R) Orange County

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 11:00:00 EDT

The Bank Will Provide a $50,000 Grant for Mobile Mammography and Outreach Efforts

Women Driving Economic Growth but Getting Shortchanged on Benefits, Says New Oxfam Canada Report

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 10:21:03 EDT

Women Are Subsidizing the Global Economy With Labour That Is Cheap, Undervalued and Often Even Free; It's Time for Canada to Turn Feminist Words Into Actions -- Starting With the Next Federal Budget

Staying Focused on the Purpose of an Endowment Can Inform Smart Spending and Capital-Raising Decisions at Education Institutions, According to Cambridge Associates

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EDT

Reviewing the Role and Composition of Endowments Serves All Stakeholders Well

Dryer Vent Wizard Holds Fifth Annual Fundraising Drive for Children's Burn Foundation

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:15:00 EDT

DETROIT, MI--(Marketwired - Oct 17, 2016) -  Dryer Vent Wizard (DVW) has launched its fifth annual fundraising drive to benefit the Children's Burn Foundation (CBF) during National Fire Prevention Month held each October.

Light Reading's Upskill University Launches Courses on Cybersecurity

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:00:00 EDT

Upskill U Surpasses 6,000 Students in Six Months; Site Named Finalist in 2016 Folio: Eddie & Ozzie Awards

Staples Business Advantage Canada Launches Charity Make Over Contest

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 07:00:00 EDT

Call for Entries Open; Winning Organization Will Receive $10,000

The Linux Foundation Unites JavaScript Community for Open Web Development

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 04:00:00 EDT

Welcomes JS Foundation and Introduces Mentorship Program