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United Way Worldwide Honors Wells Fargo for Volunteer Engagement
United Way Worldwide, a leadership and support organization, grants Wells Fargo with a Summit award for volunteer engagement. Wells Fargo is a financial services provider known for having the...more



Tech City Entrepreneur Launches New Type of Social Network
Hoxton-based entrepreneur Ekaterina Lengefeld has launched a new type of social network which encourages people to interact in real life based on common interests. The site's goal is to spur...more

Local Campaigns Need Support to Bolster Civil Society Groups
Marking the arrest of Arthur Larok who runs an anti-corruption newsletter Black Monday in Uganda, the action spurred the Black Monday civil society movement. Black Monday is just one example of...more

Study: Children with Egg Allergies Can Safely Receive Vaccine
It has recently been reported that a new study from the University of Michigan has found that children who are allergic to eggs can now safely receive a single dose of seasonal influenza vaccine to...more

Social Entrepreneur Asks: What Do You Do For A Life?
Social entrepreneur Sam Davidson, president of Cool People Care, an organization that helps people kick start their social good missions, delivered a motivational speech at the Towson University...more

City, Towns Consider Flood Recovery Plans
Town and city of Amsterdam and the town of Florida residents met with NY Rising Community Reconstruction Program committee to catch on about the various flood recovery plans that could help them...more

Hamilton Chosen to Apply for Economic and Community Development Initiative
Hamilton's city officials received a letter from the Environmental Protection Agency and the White House Council on Strong Cities, Strong Communities, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban...more

Transparency Call for Economic Development
The public needs to perceive a certain kind of transparency or openness from the government in order to know what and who they are dealing with. When it comes to economic development, openness is...more

Volunteers Provide Leigh Library Assistance to Keep it Open
Leigh Library earned a helping hand from nearly 30 volunteers to keep one paid librarian at any one time in the Grade II listed building. The Southend Council hopes to begin training volunteers by...more

Aon Foundation Bags Three Oil & Gas Magazine Awards
Aon, the leading global provider of risk management, earns three Oil & Gas Awards for its philanthropic programs and innovative efforts. As Aon is dedicated to advancing education in the oil and...more






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200 New Jobs To Be Created With Social Enterprise That Reuses IT


200 New Jobs To Be Created With Social Enterprise That Reuses IT

The Regional and European Co-Operative for Social Industry (RECOSI) is a new Irish social enterprise which aims to divert IT and electrical goods from being recycled.




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