Press Releases in Charity
[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 28 June, 2016 -- From August 2017, SHINE will become the only specialist funder of education to be based and focused specifically on the North of England. It will work to improve outcomes in two key phases: early years and the first few years of secondary school.
[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom -- 13 June, 2017 – EUROMOVERS, the global moving network, supported the FreshStart charity in Edinburgh, Scotland, during its annual conference held in the city in May. The network, supported generously by its membership, raised a total of €2,250 for the charity through a lottery in which delegates competed to win a range of lovely prizes including, of course, the odd bottle of Scotch.
[PRESSWIRE] INDIANAPOLIS, June 1, 2017 -- International Medical Group® (IMG®), a leader in global benefits and assistance services, today launched its "Leave Your Mark" essay contest, giving mission organizations worldwide the chance to win one of two $5,000 prizes to put toward their global outreach efforts.
[PRESSWIRE] Kuala Lumpur, May 26, 2017 – Italy is home to many historical sites, including ancient Roman villas, palaces, monuments, castles, Renaissance squares and fountains which are slowly crumbling to ruin amid neglect and lack of money. A recent report by The Straits Times stated that with the harsh economic times and limited financial resources of its own, Italy is looking to private sponsors to fund the restoration of many of its huge artistic heritage.
[PRESSWIRE] LONDON, RIYADH – 09 May, 2017 -- John Canady, CEO of the National Philanthropic Trust UK (NPT-UK) spoke on “Global Trends in Philanthropy” at the Arab Foundations Forum event hosted by the King Khaled Foundation, in Riyadh on May 2. Mr. Canady also joined the panel discussion with HRH Princess Banderi Al Faisal, CEO of the King Khaled Foundation, and Ms. Clare Woodcraft, CEO of the Emirates Foundation.
[PRESSWIRE] Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina - 08 February, 2017 -- UWC (United World Colleges), the global education movement, has committed to raise funds for 100 scholarships per year for refugee students to attend one of its 17 UWC schools worldwide. The UWC Refugee Initiative has been set up as a concrete response to the challenge many refugees face in gaining access to world-class secondary education due to their politically insecure status.
[PRESSWIRE] BOSTON, February 1, 2017 -- Planon, the global leader in Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS) software and the IFMA Foundation have released a new publication, Work on the Move 2 that focuses on how innovation is transforming the workplace in a digital economy.
[PRESSWIRE] NIJMEGEN, Nederland, February 1, 2017 -- Planon, wereldwijd leider in IWMS-software (Integrated Workplace Management Systems), en de IFMA Foundation hebben een nieuwe publicatie uitgebracht. In Work on the Move 2 wordt uitgelegd hoe innovatie de werkplek transformeert in het kader van een digitale economie.
[PRESSWIRE] DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 20, 2017 -- Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Ray Chambers, the United Nations Secretary-General's Special Envoy for Health in Agenda 2030 and for Malaria, today announced the launch of the End Malaria Council, a group of influential public and private sector leaders who aim to ensure malaria eradication remains a top global priority.