GIRL POWERED

Google & The REC Foundation Empower More Girls To Enter Stem Fields With Second Annual Girl Powered Workshop

Google & The REC Foundation Empower More Girls To Enter Stem Fields The Robotics Education & Competition (REC) Foundation is excited to help host the Google Girl Powered VEX Robotics Workshop, uniting 565 middle and high school girls for a weekend of STEM fun August 11-12, 2018 at the Google in Sunnyvale, CA. The students will gather with Google engineers [...]

National Friendship Day

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Kellogg’s® Froot Loops® Partners with United Way to Join the Fight Against Bullying in Honor of National Friendship Day In honor of National Friendship Day on Sunday, Aug. 5, United Way of King County and United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region are collaborating with Kellogg’s® Froot Loops® to promote anti-bullying, launching its United to Be Kind program. Throughout the [...]

Light for Puerto Rico

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HITN & Hispanic Federation Deliver Solar Lamps To Families In Puerto Rico Today 18,000 solar panel lamps were distributed to families in fourteen municipalities in Puerto Rico still struggling with power outages.  The municipalities in attendance were: Barranquitas, Bayamón, Comerio, Dorado, Las Marias, Loíza, Morovis, San Lorenzo, San Sebastian, Ponce, Utuado, Villalba, Vega Alta, Vega Baja. HITN, the leading [...]

A Ginuwine Whiff

Grammy Award Nominee R&B Singer, Ginuwine, Partners With Personalized Fragrance Startup WHIFF, Inc., to Create Signature Cologne Scent. (PRNewsfoto/WHIFF, Inc.)

Grammy Award Nominee R&B Singer, Ginuwine, Partners With Personalized Fragrance Startup WHIFF, Inc., to Create Signature Cologne Scent WHIFF, Inc., the leader in personalized fragrance creation and perfume discovery releases details of their exclusive partnership with Grammy Award Nominee R&B singer, Ginuwine. WHIFF will work directly with Ginuwine to create and launch his new line [...]

Korean Culture in Cali

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S. Korea To Fund Education Program in Irvine In a global initiative to promote Korean language and culture overseas, the Korean American Center has been selected by S. Korea to establish the Irvine King Sejong Institute. Under S. Korea’s Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism, King Sejong Institute serves adult Korean learners and educators in 57 countries [...]

WORLD VIEW: DANZHAI

Miss Worlds Displaying Miao-style Wedding Clothing on the stage (PRNewsfoto/Dalian Wanda Group)

Miss World Contestants from Five Continents Celebrate Danzhai’s First Anniversary Wanda to Donate an Additional 500 Million RMB to Alleviate Poverty in  Danzhai The “Danzhai Miao-style Wedding Clothing Show” concluded last night at the new Danzhai grand theater in Danzhai Wanda Village. The “Miss World” contestants from five continents gathered in Danzhai County and celebrated the first [...]

Flex 4 Forces

USO #Flex4Forces Campaign Breaks GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Title at ‘Flex on the Mall’ (PRNewsfoto/USO)

USO #Flex4Forces Campaign Breaks GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Title at ‘Flex on the Mall’ Today, the USO joined forces with Flex Events HQ to break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for the Most people performing a bodybuilding pose simultaneously as part of the #Flex4Forces campaign. A new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title-breaking amount of 803 people was made official during ‘Flex on the Mall‘, an annual day-long fitness competition [...]

The Future of Sports Betting

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Scientific Games Congratulates The Delaware Lottery On First U.S. Sports Betting Expansion After PASPA Ruling Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) (“Scientific Games” or the “Company”) today congratulated its longtime customer, the Delaware Lottery, the first U.S. lottery to expand to full-scale sports betting following the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling on the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection [...]

Volunteer Appreciation

At the Comcast Cares Day project at Belvedere Elementary School in West Palm Beach, volunteers Michael Jean-Mary and Brandon McCray from the Wounded Veterans Relief Fund plant new trees. (PRNewsfoto/Comcast)

Thousands Of Volunteers “Make Change Happen” Across Florida On Comcast Cares Day Today on the 17th annual Comcast Cares Day, more than 10,000 Comcast employees, their family and friends and community volunteers will “make change happen” as they work at dozens of community service projects across Florida. Comcast Cares Day is the company’s annual celebration of its year-round [...]

Infertility in Africa

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Merck Foundation Calls for Action to Break the Infertility Stigma in Africa at FIGO Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA, Germany, in partnership with the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO), conducted ‘Merck More Than a Mother‘ panel at their Regional conference 2018, in Dubai. Dr. Rasha Kelej, CEO of Merck Foundation stated during the panel discussion, “Through [...]