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  1. Ryan GillyardRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago |

    Any parent who heard about the sudden death Saturday of St. Joseph's Prep athlete Ryan Gillyard will be asking the question: Very unlikely, as the rate of sudden death in young athletes is reported to be as low as 1 in 200,000 people per year. Yet such cases are a chilling reminder that on rare occasions, someone who seems perfectly healthy can meet an abrupt end.


  2. Mobile Simple Joins HTNGRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Hospitality Net

    Mobile Simple , developer of the award-winning A Breez cloud-based mobile minibar management solution, joined Hotel Technology Next Generation this month as a Corporate Industry Partner to support the organization's directives for next-generation mobile and above-property technologies for the global hotel industry. Named a " Best Product " for 2015 by Top Hotel magazine and one of the " Best Technology Innovations " in 2014 by Equip'Hotel Paris, A Breez is a mobile app developed to simplify and optimize minibar and in-room amenities operations.


  3. Tiny Prints Partners with American Forests to Restore and Replenish the Deschutes National ForestRead the original story

    6 min ago | Business Wire

    In an effort to revive the decimated Deschutes National Forest in Oregon, Tiny Prints, along with American Forests, will help restore its ecosystem and make it a destination for families to enjoy once again. In 2012, the Deschutes National Forest was devastated by a lightning fire, destroying over 26,000 acres of trees and ruining the wildlife habitat of its big horn sheep, deer and songbirds.


  4. GigCave Teams Up With Little Kids Rock to Help Tomorrow's Budding MusiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Market Wire

    GigCave announced today that they are teaming up with Little Kids Rock , a national non-profit dedicated to unlocking students' inner music makers by expanding music education in disadvantaged public schools nationwide. GigCave has pledged to donate a portion of its proceeds to Little Kids Rock to support its programs, which include training public school teachers and donating instruments, curricular resources, and other support to ensure kids have access to varied musical experiences.


  5. Brazil Ranks Highest in Killing of Land and Environmental ActivistsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The Rio Times

    According to a report released yesterday by a UK-based NGO/non-profit organization, Global Witness, Brazil leads the list of countries with the highest number of activists murdered for defending the environment and land rights in 2014. The study found that in Brazil there were 29 activists killed last year, and acknowledged the number is probably much higher given the lack of reporting in remote areas.


  6. VolunteerMatch to Bring Companies and Causes to Oakland, Calif., in Its First Multi-Sector SummitRead the original story

    12 min ago |

    VolunteerMatch, the Web's largest volunteer engagement network, will be hosting their 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit on December 1-2, 2015 at the Oakland Marriott City Center in Oakland, Calif. For the first time ever, VolunteerMatch will gather its massive communities of socially responsible businesses, nonprofit organizations and volunteers in one place.


  7. Association for Passive Optical LAN Expands Membership BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Market Wire

    The Association for Passive Optical LAN , a non-profit organization that is driving adoption and educating the market about the advantages of passive optical LAN , today announced the addition of three new members to its already deep pool of ecosystem players. Accu-Tech , Noovis and Temple will help the Association to carry out its mission of advocating for the education and global adoption of passive optical LANs across various industries.


  8. Hillary Clinton Defender David Brock Admits He's Attacking...Read the original story

    20 min ago | Newsalert

    The Washington Examiner reports: David Brock, one of Hillary Clinton's most prominent defenders and founder of the liberal Media Matters, admitted on Tuesday that he has not read a new book on Clinton that he and his organization have been highly critical of. "How can you push back [against the book]?" asked MSNBC "Morning Joe" host Mika Brzezinski.


  9. Visceral Tells GBSI's Story Within 30 Seconds of AttentionRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | PRWeb

    ... and trendy without needing an overhaul anytime soon," said Poggio. This is also a more cost-effective way for a non-profit like GBSI to maintain their site. Visceral is a San Diego-based creative agency that crafts digital products for the world's ...


  10. Orange County Community Foundation "iheartoc Giving Day" Aims to Raise $2 Million for OC NonprofitsRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Market Wire

    Today at 6 a.m. the Orange County Community Foundation is kicking off iheartoc Giving Day on April 21 as the first-ever county-wide day of giving. The goal is to inspire members of the community to show their love for local nonprofits by donating to their favorite charity or cause via the website.


  11. Lori Walton's big causesRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    A pre-haircut Lori M. Walton with the family dog. Cortez, in the backyard of the Waltons' home in Marston Hills.


  12. Kings Mountain Historical Museum needs your voteRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The Star Online

    From left, Pete DeGregory, Janey Ollis, Nick Howell, Dewi Eagan, Megan Carley and Ana Faithe Allen play the Martin family in Bob Inman's "Liberty Mountain."


  13. What Girl Scout cookies taught me about lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | CNN

    Angeline Evans: Some bash Girl Scout cookies for poor nutrition and other issues, but selling the cookies taught her key life lessons She says they help girls, like her, get over shyness, accept rejection, learn value of a smile, set goals -- this served her into adulthood Angeline Evans is associate director of Suited for Success Dress for Success Miami , a nonprofit organization that helps low-income individuals achieve economic self-sufficiency through employment skills training and interview attire. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.


  14. Five People To Follow On Twitter For Good Business ContentRead the original story

    35 min ago |

    I'm a digital strategist who helps globally recognized companies, advertising agencies, and non-profit organizations solve business problems. I've designed socially powered customer service platforms for newly-paywalled newspapers; built data-driven email programs for some of North America's leading restaurant chains; and created grassroots initiatives that empowered a generation of men to think differently about testicular cancer.


  15. Testing Titans Pearson, ETS Battle Over Calif. DealRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Education Week

    Two of the biggest names in testing are locked in a dispute over one of the most coveted jewels in the K-12 market: the right to oversee a suite of assessments in California, a state with about one-eighth of the country's students. The state's recent decision to award a tentative three-year, $240 million contract to the Educational Testing Service drew an angry response from a rival vendor, Pearson , which has accused reviewers of missteps that include sloppy scoring and improperly discarding records of their deliberations.


  16. National Wildfire Preparedness Day May 2Read the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | North Hawaii News

    ... they can be prevented, protecting local families and lands. Hawaii Wildfire Management Organization (HWMO), a non-profit based in Kamuela, addresses Hawaii's critical wildfire issues through a variety of programs. On May 2, HWMO will host a day of ...


  17. Centering the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | North Hawaii News

    ... was purchased by Bennett and Delphina Dorrance in March 2014 and is under the auspices of Feed Hawaii, an older non-profit organization mostly from the West Kona area that did agriculture and food sustainability education, according to Ah Sam. "They ...


  18. Comstock Foundation for History and Culture Transitions a New Executive DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Market Wire

    The Comstock Foundation for History and Culture. today announced that Ms. Pamela Abercrombie will become the new executive director of the Foundation.


  19. Uncertainty clouds impact of new arts funding organisationRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Mail & Guardian

    There are fears that the Cultural and Creative Industries Federation of SA is an attempt to control the industry through a centralised structure. Gita Pather says, the ANC's decision to set up the CCIFSA raises questions about the party's understanding of the arts.


  20. Consolidated Credit Receives Certificate of Distinction for Military Financial Literacy EducationRead the original story

    49 min ago | PRWeb

    Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve and the Florida Department of Defense honor Consolidated Credit for its ongoing support of financial education for our Armed Forces during April, Financial Literacy Month. Consolidated Credit received a Certificate of Distinction for continued outstanding support of the men and women who serve America in the Armed Forces to mark the organization's ongoing efforts to provide financial literacy resources to military service members, veterans and their families in South Florida.