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CSPA Responds to Senator Lautenberg’s Introduction of “Safe Chemicals Act of 201 …

Senator Frank Lautenberg’s (D-NJ) introduction of the Safe Chemicals Act of 2011 seeks to amend the nation’s chemical regulatory law, Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976 (TSCA), which directs the U.S. Environmental Protection (EPA) to review and assess chemicals in commerce. “We agree with Senator Lautenberg that Congress should take action to modernize TSCA, and we appreciate the Senator’s continued leadership and efforts to keep this issue a top priority,”

Englishers NPO Press Release - New Organization Offers Free-of Charge Foreign La …

The “Englishers” - a new non-profit organization will open doors to offer Bulgarians the opportunity to practice their foreign language skills for free. Englishers will hold its first Open House in Stara Zagora at 19:30 on Tuesday, April 19th. The event will be held at Il Mondo in Stara Zagora. The ability to speak a second language is undoubtedly one of the most important skills a Bulgarian can

SSA Business Solutions (P) Ltd Becomes the 1st Authorized Provider of IACET CEUs …

SSA Business Solutions (P) Ltd Becomes the 1st Authorized Provider of IACET CEUs in India Prestigious Authorization Demonstrates Commitment to High-Quality Lifelong Learning On 13th April the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has awarded SSA Business Solutions (P) Ltd (SSA) the prestigious Authorized Provider status. IACET Authorized Providers are the only organizations approved to offer IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs). The recognition period extends for five years, and includes

Nonprofit Organization Accepting Submissions For Logo Design To Be Used In Natio …

The National Association For Continence (NAFC) is launching a new national Bladder Health Awareness campaign and needs a new, fresh logo for it. The logo will be used on a new website and in print. Individuals are eligible to submit logo entries to the Bladder Health Logo Contest. Companies, schools and organizations are not allowed to enter this contest. NAFC would like to incorporate the image of a hummingbird in

Central Veterinary Associates, P.C. and Alley Pond Environmental Center Present …

VALLEY STREAM, NY — Central Veterinary Associates, P.C. will join Alley Pond Environmental Center in judging the entries for the “A Salute to NYC Biodiversity” photography contest. Winning entries will be announced during the Saving Urban Biodiversity Conference. The conference will take place on April 27 from 7-9:30 p.m. at the Alley Pond Environmental Center, 228-06 Northern Boulevard, Douglaston. Winning entries will be on display during the conference. Entrants have been

Treloar's Disabled College Receives Visit from Under-Secretary of State for Scho …

Students at Treloar’s gave a very warm welcome earlier this month to Lord Hill, the current Under-Secretary of State for Schools, when he visited Treloar’s at Holybourne. On his visit, Lord Hill was met by Treloar’s Principal Amanda Quincey - who showed him the range of innovative services, which included Treloar’s Direct and the Trailblazer; which is the UK's first mobile therapy and assessment service. The Trailblazer visits disabled students at

Latin Builders Association® Endorses Mayor Julio Robaina for Miami-Dade County M …

The Latin Builders Association® (LBA), the largest Hispanic construction association in the United States, announced their endorsement of City of Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina for Miami-Dade County Mayor. The endorsement from the LBA was communicated shortly after the qualifying deadline. After hosting three of the leading candidates at the first debate for Miami-Dade County Mayor on Friday, March 25, 2011, in order to provide them with a platform to communicate their

Upcoming ASAE Book to Offer Leadership Strategies in Age of Social Media

WASHINGTON—The Association Management Press, ASAE’s publishing arm, and David Nour are collaborating to release a dynamic new book that will guide member organizations to success with the evolutionary nature of social media. Tentatively titled RETURN ON IMPACT: Leadership Strategies in the Social Media Age, the book will offer concrete strategies for associations to reinforce member commitment and participation by harnessing social media. To originate the material for the book, the

MEDIA ADVISORY For April 13, 2011: Mary Ann Malack-Ragona Discusses Warning Sign …

Who: Mary Ann Malack-Ragona, Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer, Alzheimer’s Association Long Island What: Mary Ann Malack-Ragona, Executive Director/CEO, Alzheimer’s Association Long Island, will be the guest speaker at the Long Island Senior Expo. She will discuss the top 10 warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease and

Alzheimer’s Association Long Island Releases “2011 Alzheimer’s Facts and Figures …

Ronkonkoma, NY — Alzheimer’s Association Long Island released its “2011 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures” report, which this year included a special section on early detection and diagnosis of Alzheimer’s. According to the report, there are an estimated 14.9 million unpaid caregivers who are providing care to 5.4 million people with Alzheimer’s disease. In addition, Alzheimer’s disease costs the American healthcare system $183 billion annually. “2011 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures” provides

Employment Opportunities For Paid Care Staff To Rise In Coffs Harbour

The disability and community care sector is set to grow rapidly in regional centres across New South Wales in the next five years, including Coffs Harbour. Potential employees including those looking to change careers and work in this sector heard that up to 5,600 jobs are anticipated to be up-for-grabs between now and 2015 in the New South Wales North Coast region, when they attended a forum held at the Chill

Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck’s 2011 Season Kicks Off June 25

(Center Moriches, NY) — Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck announced it will open its 2011 summer camp on June 25, marking its sixty-fourth year of serving children with special needs and making it a place where summer is for everyone. Located on the shores of Kaler’s Pond on Eastern Long Island, Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck’s 37-acre site provides children up to age twenty-one with physical and developmental challenges the opportunity to take part in a

Bourne unveils GiveBack website with help from Oprah Winfrey

Creative digital agency Bourne has unveiled the website of ground-breaking US charitable organisation GiveBack. Set to be launched by Oprah Winfrey's Big Give campaign on the star's TV show today, GiveBack is a new charitable giving platform that empowers its members to earn, gather and give money to the causes they care most about. Allowing 100% of user donations to go directly to their chosen charity, GiveBack is designed to encourage

Latin Builders Association® Legislative Committee Hosts “Getting to Know the Cit …

The Latin Builders Association® (LBA), the largest Hispanic construction association in the United States, will host a legislative cocktail, “Getting to Know the City of Doral” as part of its Legislative Cocktail Series on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 from 6:00pm-8:00pm. The event will take place at LBA Headquarters (4110 Laguna Street, Coral Gables, FL). Attendees will have the opportunity to network with one another and communicate with leaders of the

Low-Cost Spay and Neuter Services Available at C.L.I.F.F.S. Clinic

(Port Jefferson Station, NY) — Save-A-Pet Animal Rescue and Adoption Center, Inc. announced that C.L.I.F.F.S. (Creating Long Island’s Feral Feline Solutions) Clinic will offer low-cost spay and neuter services for dogs and cats. There will be a veterinarian available five days a week to perform these services. Originally established to spay and neuter feral cats as part of its Trap, Neuter and Return (TNR) program, C.L.I.F.F.S. Clinic is also offering to

Phoenix Machinery to Exhibit Hygiene Converting Machinery at INDEX 11

(Safra, Lebanon) 6 April 2011 - Phoenix Machinery, member company of INDEVCO Group, will exhibit and present the latest innovative solutions in hygiene converting machines at INDEX 11, Hall 4, Booth # 4142. The world’s leading nonwovens exhibition, INDEX 11, will take place at GENEVA PALEXPO in Switzerland from 12 – 15 April 2011. Located in Safra, Lebanon, Phoenix Machinery will present its machinery and retrofit units for adult and

doogoood becomes doonited

doogoood becomes doonited Social start-up changes its name. The social business start-up has a fresh new name, it is now called doonited. The website, along with its new name will launch in May. The previous name; doogoood had to be replaced because of trademark issues. Berlin, April 4th 2011. For a little under a year the four founders of doonited have been planning and creating an online platform that will strengthen active social

Harrington of Resort Realty to speak at VRMA Eastern Seminar

[Outer Banks, NC] -- Michael Harrington, CEO and Principal Broker of Resort Realty of the Outer Banks, Inc. has been selected to speak at the upcoming Vacation Rental Managers Association (VRMA) Eastern Seminar April 4-5 in Hilton Head Island, S.C. “The VRMA Seminars have a history of bringing together the top decision-makers in the industry and providing insightful tips that vacation rental managers can implement to make their businesses more

Greenply Industries is all set to enter the Ranchi market

Set to revolutionize the laminate industry in India, Greenply Industries Ltd the trend guru & a leading name in the segment today announced that they are all set to enter Ranchi with the first of its kind Exclusive Brand Shop christened Green Design Studio. This will be the eleventh Green Design Studio by Greenply Industries and is a pioneer initiative aimed at providing a world class interior shopping experience to

Social Media Network Gives Back to Nonprofit Organizations

FOR RELEASE Media Contact: Kristen Marshall The Eisen Agency 859.291.4302 Twitter @ EisenHotNews Facebook @ The Eisen Agency Social Media Network Gives Back to Nonprofit Organizations Uses Site to Gather Donations and Provide Benefits to a Cause Cincinnati, OH—March 31, 2011 – Recently launched social media network gives individuals and organizations opportunities to not only make donations to their cause of choice, but also help promote the needs of nonprofit organizations across the world. CurePals

MEDIA ADVISORY: Parents and Prospective Campers Can Attend Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck’s Op …

Who: Bridget Costello, Executive Director, Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck staff members What: Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck is hosting an open house for prospective campers and

First ever Hinduism Summit to create awareness about Hinduism and Hindu issues i …

First ever Hinduism Summit to create awareness about Hinduism and Hindu issues in Canada ! The first ever Hinduism Summit (Hindu Dharmajagruti Sabha) in Canada will be held at the Vishnu Mandir of Greater Toronto on Saturday, 9th April 2011 (on the occasion of Vasantiya Surya Shashthi as per the Hindu calendar). This unique event will commence with Vedic recitations, lighting of an auspicious oil lamp and blowing of a

Giving Children with Substantial Medical Debt a Fresh Start: The Launch of Atlan …

Bedside Angel Org. P.O. Box 20253 Atlanta, Ga 30325 Atlanta, GA, Wednesday, March 30, 2011--- For the average 18 year-old, constructing a solid foundation for the future is already a daunting and frightening responsibility. Trying to endeavor into adulthood with tens of thousands of medical debt under your belt, however, sets any child 10 steps behind the starting gun and their peers. The growing burden of medical expenses hitting America’s

MEDIA ADVISORY For April 1, 2011: Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck Announces Groundbreaking for …

Who: Bridget Costello, Director, Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck Tom Chieffo, Board President, Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck


Seattle, WA – 28-MAR-2011 – Seattle area residents are getting ready to welcome international fashion photographer Matt Spencer and the ‘I AM EQUAL’ photo campaign when they make their next stop at The Sheraton Hotel Downtown in Seattle on 23-APR-2011 as part of their 175-city tour aiming to break the record for the world’s largest photo mosaic in history. “As anyone could imagine, breaking a world record is an enormous undertaking,

Back to Basics Learning Dynamics launches “Reading is Basic Program” for Title 1 …

Wilmington, Delaware, March 28, 2011 – Back to Basics Learning Dynamics, the area’s premiere full-service educational facility, recently announced the launch of its new “Reading is Basic Program.” Currently, the company services over 150 Title I students from the Red Clay, Colonial, Brandywine, Smyrna, and Appoquinimink school districts for supplemental instruction. Back to Basics will make over 500 age-appropriate books available to Title I students. Back to

The 4C Association Kicks-off its New Business Model

Bonn, 28 March 2011. The 4C Executive Board announced today that the 4C Association will start the transition phase to enforce its new business model, which will be fully operational by the beginning of 2012. The business model was first approved by the 4C Council during its last meeting in Arusha, Tanzania, on 15 February. This new focus will allow the 4C Association to adapt its modus operandi to better serve the needs

Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck Reminds Everyone That April is Autism Awareness Month

(Center Moriches, NY) — Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck is reminding everyone that April is Autism Awareness Month. The camp is also having its Open House on April 2, which is World Autism Day. The month-long campaign, sponsored by Autism Speaks, brings to the forefront the prevalence of autism in children to educate parents about the growing rate of autism in the U.S. According to Autism Speaks, one in 110 children is diagnosed with

Another smoking drawback .... it harms pets too

Pet owners who love a puff are putting their animals at significant risk due to the effects of passive smoke, according to vetshopaustralia. managing director, Mark Perissinotto, said second hand smoke was as dangerous for cats and dogs as it was for humans, providing an even greater incentive to stamp out the habit. “Research by institutions including Tuft College of Veterinary Medicine and Oklahoma State University have shown that

Wolfe’s Neck Farm Wins Eco-Excellence Award

Freeport, Maine – March 22nd, 2011 - Eco-excellence Awards honor organizations and individuals working for the environment and their communities. This year, Wolfe’s Neck Farm received the award for the Freeport Area. Eric Tadlock, Director of Education, accepted the Eco-excellence Award March 22 at an award luncheon in Portland. EcoMaine, the group that gives out the awards annually, judges nominees on the effectiveness of their “green” efforts

Coach Todd Colbeck Helps Small Businesses Become STAR Workplaces

Todd Colbeck, the President of the Colbeck Coaching Group has become an official Workplace Stars Service Partner. He connected with Workplace Stars because of his close ties with Workplace Stars founder Bob Ebers as well as his common interests in human capital management and overall professional goals. Colbeck is one of Ebers fellow alumni from the University of Lincoln-Nebraska and was also impressed with the Workplace Stars approach to

SCIP Joins Forces with ACI to Offer Competitive Intelligence Certification

World’s largest competitive intelligence professional group joins forces with the leading competitive intelligence training organization to offer global certification in the field A joint venture between SCIP and ACI, the world’s leading competitive intelligence training organizations, advances the profession’s standards for this relatively young field through a quality certification program. Alexandria, Va. March 23, 2011 -- The Strategic and Competitive Intelligence Professionals (SCIP) society and the Fuld-Gilad-Herring Academy of Competitive Intelligence LLC

National Employability Campaign Begins

Graduates are increasingly unlikely to find themselves with a place on a graduate scheme as the number of student graduating vastly outstrips the number of places available. Despite an expected increase in the number of graduate vacancies in 2011 by 3.8% the number of vacancies offered according to the Association of Graduate Recruiters will still be less than 21,000. The National Employability Campaign, which is aimed at all undergraduates, hopes

Math lab,Lab record book,Math kits,School Math Workshop,Primary school math

KcMath Lab is the mathematical terminology which includes math lab, fun math, Math activities, Learning instrument, Activities math, Lab record book, Math kits, Mathworksheets, Math for kids, Math skill, Math plus, Interactive math activities, High school math, Math Tutorial, Math Learning Center, Math Phobia. Description: Mathlab, Kits & Concepts (India) Pvt. Ltd, is a professionally managed company with a team of dedicated educationalists. They joined hands together with stern

CSPA Convenes Household & Institutional Products Industry Leaders In Chicago

WASHINGTON, DC – The Consumer Specialty Products Association (CSPA) – the voice for the household and institutional products industries – will host its annual Mid-Year Meeting on May 3-6, 2011 at the Chicago Marriott Downtown. The CSPA Mid-Year Meeting attracts participation from hundreds of companies representing all CSPA divisions--aerosol; air care; cleaners; polishes; automotive care; antimicrobial; and pest management. Special programming plus committee and board meetings provide attendees an opportunity

Middle Eastern Companies Exhibit at Tissue World 2011

(Ajaltoun, Lebanon) 22 March 2011 – INDEVCO Group companies will exhibit jumbo tissue rolls and discuss tissue converting machinery at Tissue World 2011, Booth # D 175 from 29 – 31 March 2011. Members of INDEVCO Paper Making Division, Unipak Tissue Mill of Lebanon and Interstate Paper Industries of Egypt will showcase virgin and recycled jumbo tissue rolls at the biennial meeting for the tissue converting industry in Acropolis Exhibition

Local Company Encourages Workplace Wellness and Supports Good Cause

HyperQuake hits the gym for LLS Race to Any Place Media contact: Kelly Gadd The Eisen Agency 859.291.4302 Cincinnati, OH—March 21, 2011— The Second Annual Tristate Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Race to Any Place sponsored by MSA Sport was held Saturday March 12th at the Mason Community Center. The fundraiser invited teams to compete in stationary bike spinning for a six hour period to raise money for blood cancer research, education and patient

Latin Builders Association® Hosts First Debate for Miami-Dade County Mayoral Can …

The Latin Builders Association® (LBA), the largest Hispanic construction association in the United States, will host the first debate for Miami-Dade County Mayor at the monthly luncheon on Friday, March 25, 2011 at the Big Five Club, 600 SW 92nd Avenue, Miami Florida. Three of the top Miami-Dade mayoral candidates, Mayor Julio Robaina, Commissioner Carlos A. Gimenez and Representative Marcelo Llorente will be provided with a platform for their first

Another Dog Fights Cancer with Help from the Magic Bullet Fund

Gracie is a beautiful 7-year-old Gordon Setter, the beloved pet of Karen in Columbus, OH. Gracie has cancer: Lymphoma. Without chemotherapy, lymphoma typically ends a dog’s life within 1-2 months. With chemotherapy, they have a very good chance of surviving 12-18 months or longer with great quality of life. The cost of treatment is out of reach for Karen, but she is not willing to give up. Karen discovered Magic

Another Dog Fights Cancer with Help from the Magic Bullet Fund

Marley is a beautiful 8-year-old Pit/Hound Mix, the beloved pet of Jonathan and Sara in Antelope, CA. Marley has cancer: Osteosarcoma (bone cancer). Without treatment, this cancer may cause a very painful fracture in the bone that it is lodged in (leading to euthanasia), or may metastasize to the dog’s lungs and lead to an irreversible decline over the course of a few months. With early amputation, dogs have a

Brain Balance™ of Oldsmar Joins Autism Speaks at the Walk Now for Autism Fundrai …

Brain Balance™ of Oldsmar helps raise money to fund autism research. Tampa Bay - Brain Balance™ of Oldsmar has formed a team for the Walk Now for Autism fundraiser developed by Autism Speaks. Autism Speaks is an organization that is dedicated to funding autism research, raising awareness and providing resources to families affected by autism. Autism is the fastest growing serious developmental disorder in the United States. The

Long Island Resident Karen Henley Receives 2011 Advocate of the Year Award

Ronkonkoma, March 2, 2011 – “There is no one more worthy of this award than Karen Henley,” states Mary Ann Malack-Ragona, CEO for the Long Island Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. “Karen has put a face on Young Onset Alzheimer’s Disease and is leading the way for change.” On March 2nd, 2011, the Coalition of New York State Alzheimer’s Association Chapters, Inc. will present Mrs. Henley with the

Practice Development Pro Phyllis Haserot Embraces STAR Workplaces

Phyllis Weiss Haserot, the President and founder of Practice Development Counsel has become an official Workplace Stars Service Partner. She initially became involved with Workplace Stars when founder Bob Ebers heard her speak last April at the Workplace Excellence 2010 Conference sponsored by Organization Development Network Long Island. Bob Ebers says of Haserot “Phyllis is a consummate presenter and workplace expert. Her sage advice on overcoming the many challenges of

Zac Brown Band is a Friend of Brain Balance™ of Oldsmar

Tampa Bay - The Grammy Award winning members of Zac Brown Band are opening for Kenny Chesney on Saturday, March 19th at 4:30pm in Tampa at the Raymond James Stadium. They have personally invited Brain Balance™ of Oldsmar to provide information about their innovative program to interested parents at the concert. Brain Balance™ Achievement Centers offer the Brain Balance Program ® in 34 nationwide locations and specializes in working

SAJJAD PURVEZ - Google’s Quest to Build a Better Boss

IN early 2009, statisticians inside the Googleplex here embarked on a plan code-named Project Oxygen. Their mission was to devise something far more important to the future of Google Inc. than its next search algorithm or app. They wanted to build better bosses. So, as only a data-mining giant like Google can do, it began analyzing performance reviews, feedback surveys and nominations for top-manager awards. They correlated phrases, words, praise and complaints. Later that

At The Magazine Collector, Aircraft Never Built Now Take Wing

Golden Age of Aviation concept planes come to life again at The Magazine Collector, a new online community. What does it feel like to fly a high-performance fighter plane that never went beyond the concept stage? Those who had that experience did so as armchair aviators in the mid-1920s to the late ‘30s. They were at the controls of futuristic flying machines engaging in dogfights against advanced-design enemy aircraft. All they

Motilal Oswal managed India Business Excellence Fund to invest Rs 450 million in …

Press Release Motilal Oswal managed India Business Excellence Fund to invest Rs 450 million in ElectroMech Material Handling Systems (India) Private Ltd Pune, March 10, 2011: Funds managed and advised by Motilal Oswal Private Equity Advisors Private Limited (MOPE), have committed to invest Rs. 450 million in ElectroMech Material Handling Systems (India) Private Ltd, the largest manufacturer of work shop duty cranes in India and which offers probably the widest range of

Sports Specialists Limited Announces Winter Sports Market Videos

In conjunction with the launch of their new website, Sports Specialists Limited (SSL) introduces three videos to complement the largest annual trade show in the winter sports industry, the Winter Sports Market. Held in the heart of Denver, Colorado, the Winter Sports Market draws store owners and buyers across the nation to preview products and acquire exclusive industry knowledge and programs. “We get the opportunity to come before the

BOLIVIA VOLUNTEERS aids flood victims.

In response to the severe flooding in the city, caused by the highest levels of torrential rainfall recorded for many years, BOLIVIA VOLUNTEERS has sent four of its volunteers currently in COCHABAMBA to help individuals, displaced families and the community. Liaising with community leaders, the volunteers are providing immediate emergency assistance in a variety of ways, to try to help ease the devastating impact the recent floods have had. Recent flash-floods

A Boutique Where All Gifts Give Back

OC Rescue Mission is partnering with a new boutique in Tustin raising funds for the Village of Hope. By Invitation Only is a gift store that solely operates for easy fundraising events for local non-profits, charities, or any other group looking to raise funds. On March 11, 2011 at 6PM, By Invitation Only is re-opening their doors for its second season. A generous portion of everything purchased, from baby gifts,

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