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Siemens Foundation and Northern Trust Pledge an Additional $10 Million in Community Development Financial Institutions as Part of Ongoing Efforts to Support Social Equity in Underserved Communities | News

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 16, 2022– The Siemens Foundation and Northern Trust today announced a $10 million commitment to two Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) funds, PeopleFund and Disability Opportunity Fund (DOF), to support social equity and achievement. entrepreneurship in underserved communities. This investment follows an initial $10 million investment by partners in January 2021 in two […]

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UVic News – University of Victoria

The University of Victoria Foundation announced today that it has invested $25 million in the Brookfield Global Transition Fund (BGTF) with a strategy to invest in opportunities that advance and facilitate the global transition to a net zero carbon economy. This new commitment is an investment in infrastructure within the framework of the foundation’s statement […]

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A force of inspiration celebrating 15 years of the Manchester United foundation

As Shiels says, a lot of this work is based on the long term. But perhaps the most significant – and certainly the most high-profile – achievement in the Foundation’s recent history has come during the Covid-19 pandemic. “What we did there was survival stuff,” he says. “We had money, so we gave our partner […]

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City of Oberlin Schools Endowment Fund Reaches $1 Million

Thanks to generous contributions over the past 36 years, the Oberlin Schools Endowment Fund (OSEF) has reached the $1 million mark, according to a press release. Adam C. Freas, president of the Oberlin Schools Endowment Fund, said the Endowment Fund was established in 1986. However, the milestone of reaching $1 million became a goal more […]

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Health Advancement Foundation and Hackensack Meridian Health Partner to Support Healthcare Innovation

PRINCETON, N.J., March 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Foundation for Health Advancement (FHA) is pleased to announce the signing of an Affiliate Agreement with Hackensack Meridian Health which enables organizations to work together to support breakthroughs in biomedical research and technologies within the Hackensack meridian Health network, the largest and most comprehensive New Jersey. Health […]

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The Daily Herald – Victims of Mental Health Foundation will defend patients’ rights in court

PHILIPSBURG – St. Maarten’s mental health patients have a new legal advocate: Victims of Mental Health Foundation. Anyone aggrieved by Mental Health Foundation (MHF) treatment, actions, and/or decisions at Cay Hill, especially the relatives of the six patients who died unnaturally in 2020 and 2021, may contact the new foundation for legal assistance and advice. […]

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The hydrating foundation market is booming globally

According to research experts from Qurate Research, “Global Moisturizing foundation Market 2022 Insights, Size, Sharing, Growth, Opportunities, Emerging Trends, Forecast to 2028.” The study is an anthology of in-depth research studies on many aspects of the global moisturizing foundation industry. It is an admirable effort to offer a true and transparent picture of the current […]

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Cushion foundation market is booming globally

According to research experts from Qurate Research, “Global cushion foundation Market 2022 Insights, Size, Sharing, Growth, Opportunities, Emerging Trends, Forecast to 2028.” The study is an anthology of in-depth research studies on many aspects of the global Cushion Foundation industry. It is an admirable effort to offer a true and transparent picture of the current […]

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Statement from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention on President Biden’s State of the Union

Statement by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention on President Biden’s State of the Union Address Tweet that As part of Biden’s strategy to build system capacity, he stressed the importance of successfully launching the three-digit 988 suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline and strengthening community response to crises. This suicide prevention and mental […]

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A New Initiative to Support Student Crypto Education

Phemex Student Foundation: A New Initiative to Support Student Crypto Education Singapore, Singapore, March 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cryptocurrencies are one of the fastest growing macro assets and outperform many of the world’s most profitable companies in terms of annual returns. At one point in late 2021, the total crypto market even surpassed Apple’s, […]

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Phemex Student Foundation: A New Initiative to Support Student Crypto Education

Cryptocurrencies are one of the fastest growing macro assets and outperform many of the world’s most profitable companies in terms of annual returns. At one point in late 2021, the total crypto market even surpassed Apple’s, which stood at $2.5 trillion. Given these facts, it is no longer possible and reasonable to continue ignoring cryptos. […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Veddis Foundation invests $6.3 million in Abhijit Banerjee’s J-PAL

The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL), a global research center co-founded by Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo, has received a $6.3 million investment commitment from the UK-based Veddis Foundation , to launch a new initiative to spur the adoption of evidence-based and science-based anti-poverty policies. Titled “Alliance for Scaling Policy Impact through Research […]

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‘Suspending gas tax is a mistake’: Tax Foundation

Biden and Democrat administration officials senators are considering suspending the federal fuel tax to combat record inflation levels ahead of the Federal Reserve’s planned rate hikes. The proposal has been rejected by both parties from lawmakers who are skeptical about the effectiveness of a gas tax exemption. According to Tax foundationa Washington, D.C.-based think tank […]

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Mastercard Foundation and Financial Sector Deepening launch new fund to kick-start 50,000 micro and small businesses in Uganda

Kampala — Financial Sector Deepening (FSD) Uganda, in partnership with the Mastercard Foundation, today launched a five-year Micro and Small Enterprise (MSE) Recovery Fund under the Young Africa Works initiative, to help 50,000 businesses to recover from the effects of the pandemic. The $20 million (approximately US$70 billion) fund will shorten the recovery process for […]

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The Foundation (Face Use) Market Is Booming Globally

According to research experts from Qurate Research, “Global Foundation (facial use) Market 2022 Insights, Size, Sharing, Growth, Opportunities, Emerging Trends, Forecast to 2028.” The study is an anthology of in-depth research studies on many aspects of the global Foundation (Face Use) industry. It is an admirable effort to offer a true and transparent picture of […]

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UVa Foundation wants to add up to 1,400 homes in North Fork | local government

The University of Virginia Foundation wants to add a massive new mixed-use development with up to 1,400 homes to its North Fork Industrial Park property in Albemarle County, but concerns over the infrastructure of the water could stop it in its tracks. The foundation is requesting a rezoning of 172 acres of its roughly 540 […]

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Purdue Veterinary Medicine Research supported by $44,656 from the Trask Innovation Fund

Friday, February 18, 2022 The Purdue Research Foundation Technology Commercialization Office awarded more than $143,000 from the Trask Innovation Fund to three projects, including one involving researchers from Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine and the College of Engineering. This project is led by Dr. Deborah Knapp, Professor Emeritus of Comparative Oncology and Director of […]

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Westerner Foundation Capital Campaign 2021 raises more than $ 7.6 million

2. Innovation & Events 3. Education and community engagement 4. Other programs and services aimed at providing exceptional guest experiences through top-notch facilities. Earlier this year, the Westerner Foundation, in partnership with a group of volunteer community leaders interested in the future of Westerner Park, launched fundraising efforts to support the Capital Programs pillar. These […]

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Drake Foundation research indicates a quarter of rugby players may have brain damage

According to new research, half of elite adult rugby players have shown an unexpected reduction in brain volume and almost a quarter have abnormalities in brain structure. The Drake Foundation, which funded the study led by Imperial College London, called for rule changes to protect players from concussion risks. The research team – working with […]

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Rutledge Cancer Foundation research team receives two-year NIH grant

The National Institute of Health, in a combined effort with the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, has awarded a grant to a collaborative project led by the Rutledge Cancer Foundation of Fort Worth that aims to develop new treatments for Ewing’s sarcoma with minimal side effects, especially cardiovascular. The award supports an ongoing effort […]

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New research from the Gates Foundation calls for a focus on childcare for a gender-equitable Covid-19 recovery

New to research by the Gates Foundation and the International Development Research Center, released on International Women’s Day, revealed the magnitude of the burden of unpaid care that women around the world bear and that do not has only gotten worse since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic. It has been found that women around […]