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July 26, 2016, No comments

Starlight Children’s Foundation and Astellas USA Foundation are partnering to advance children’s health and education through technology with the placement of three VGo robots at MassGeneral Hospital for Children in […]

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Two Startups Addressing Digital and Financial Inclusion Each Receive $50,000 Investments

June 27, 2016, No comments

The Points of Light Civic Accelerator announced that it will invest $50,000 each in New York On Tech and PYT Funds – one nonprofit and one for-p ...

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10 Reasons to Attend the 2016 Conference on Volunteering and Service

June 13, 2016, No comments

Each year, thousands of people who really care about the future of volunteer service convene at the Points of Light Conference on Volunteering and Se ...

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App Developer Seeks to Help Reduce Waste by Replacing Traditional Park Guides with Mobile App

June 8, 2016, No comments

Chimani, Inc., in partnership with Subaru of America, has announced the launch of 59 mobile app travel guides – one for each of the 59 iconic nation ...

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    NetPositive Conference in San Diego
    January 12, 2016, No comments

    Experience the next generation of buildings through two of our primary resources, energy and water. See how experts are expanding Net Zero concepts in ways that look far into the [...]

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    How to Build a Farm at the Airport
    November 13, 2015, No comments

    Last month, JetBlue New York’s Hometown Airline™ and TERRA® Real Vegetable Chips, part of The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. revealed the T5 Farm™ – a blue potato farm and produce garden at New York’s John F. [...]

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    Electric Power From Your Cotton Candy?
    October 22, 2015, No comments

    The colorful cotton candy from your theme park visit is fueling more than just a sugar high. Caterpillar is applying sustainability practices to help deploy a unique waste-to-energy solution in [...]

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    The Final Four: Who Wins in Sustainability?
    April 2, 2015, No comments

    With March Madness nearing its sure-to-be-climactic end, basketball is the hottest topic du jour. As an environmental champion, have you ever wondered how your favorite college teams would stack up [...]

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    Does Canada Equate Environmentalists With Terrorists?
    February 19, 2015, No comments

    A newly proposed Canadian terrorism bill is raising some eyebrows among environmental groups. A document entitled “Critical Infrastructure Intelligence Assessment,” that was obtained by Greenpeace, classifies anyone concerned about clim ...