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Cesidian Church urges support for canonization of Descartes or Cartesius

The Bishop of the Cesidian Church has issued the \"Saint René Descartes Declaration\". In this Declaration, the Bishop announces that the Cesidian Church has already beatified René Descartes (or Renatus Cartesius) for his first miracle, the miracle of the discovery of analytic geometry. This miracle of human thought has produced further miracles, since it provided the basis for the calculus of Newton and Leibniz, and through this Descartes also became one

James Otto in an interview with Christian Lamitschka on Radio4Humans

Radio4Humans is proud to present an exclusive James Otto interview with Christian Lamitschka December 8th, 2007 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm Central Time (North America). The interview will be conducted in English and in German, so the German listeners as well as the international audience can listen to the interview in the language they prefer. At the same time the interview will be broadcast on our partner-stations iWebRadio and Radio

GEODE Position Paper on European Third Energy Package - Smart Metering

The view of the European Commission In it’s Communication ”Prospects for the internal gas and electricity market” issued on January 10, 2007, the European Commission states that infrequent measurement of consumption prevents any kind of demand response from certain customers. It is further stated that the extended use of smart metering would enhance competition and other policy goals such as energy efficiency and security of supply, encouraging innovation in the provision of

Santa Barbara Harley Davidson & Special Guest Dr. Laura Host Motorcycle Show Ben …

Ridgecrest, CA – November 26, 2007 – Operation Family Fund is a non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to helping families of fallen or injured military heroes. It receives no government funding and is solely supported by private donations from businesses, individuals and organizations. The benefit is destined to be a fun event complete with live music, martial arts exhibition, vendors, raffle, 50-50 and dunk tank. Show Information: When: Saturday December 1, 2007 from

Europe's highest Seal Protection Campaign 2008

Skyphins Association Germany launched Europe's highest Seal Protection Campaign against the cruel Canadian Seal Hunt. An 1.000 square meter Helicopter Aerial Banner flies across 6 European Countries within 35 Flight Hours and will reached up to 250.000 Europeans per Flight Hour. The Skybanner lifts off over Europe's major Cities and Events, like the European Football Cup 'UEFA EURO 2008'. All interested parties can support this great Campaign with a Logo Placement on the

The Truth About Recruitment Firms: How they Get Away With Putting All the Risk o …

"The current commission-based recruitment model where the full fee is paid when the new employee starts is fundamentally flawed. It should be changed to a staggered fee-for-service model. Where the recruiter shares the risk. The lucrative commission systems used in many recruitment companies encourage consultants to take a very short-term view and make quick placements regardless of the suitability of the candidate.” Toby Marshall is the author of the Amazon

Six Sigma Alchemy and Rath & Strong jointly announces Lean Six Sigma Black Belt …

Rath & Strong, founded in 1935 and headquartered in the USA, has been for many years the leading global consultancy in Process Excellence. Many of the tools that are used today in Lean and Six Sigma have their origins in work carried out by Rath & Strong, who were also one of the first consulting companies in the world to combine change management with Six Sigma. Rath & Strong offers consulting,

Logo designed by LogoBee grows along with Project OZ: Non-profit organization is …

Project OZ is an Illinois based non-profit organization that was selected by LogoBee as one of the recipients for a logo and stationery design package in the 2005 Logo Design Makeover Giveaway. This means that LogoBee donated their expert graphic design services to Project OZ free of charge. It has been two years since that joyous occasion and Project OZ is busier than ever. This non-profit organization is constantly

Barks & Books Helps Foster Care Children Learn to Read

Children at Pasadena Charity Gain Confidence in Reading Aloud to Therapy Dogs (Pasadena, CA)—Learning to read is an important milestone in every child’s life. Better reading skills mean better grades and more confidence in the classroom. Many children are asked to read aloud in class, but feel embarrassed when they make mistakes or feel their classmates may tease them. For the children at Hillsides, a Pasadena charity that creates safe places for

Massachusetts Mediators: Get E-mail Tips and Tactics That Really Work

Chelmsford, Massachusetts — November 14, 2007 — Join the Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation on Thursday, November 29 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Needham Free Public Library for a special workshop, “Bringing Peace into the Electronic Mediation Room: How To Communicate Collaboratively in Cyberspace.” Respected attorney and mediation expert David A. Hoffman will share the “ins” and “outs” of using e-mail in a mediation setting. While there is

Bolton Reveals Frazer Worked to Reopen Eritrea/Ethiopia Boundary Decision in Fav …

Former senior Bush Administration official John Bolton has publicly and unambiguously revealed that U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Jendayi Frazer sought to prevent demarcation of the Eritrean/Ethiopian border according to the final and binding 2002 Eritrea Ethiopia Boundary Commission (EEBC) decision. In his recently published memoir – “Surrender Is Not an Option: Defending America at the United Nations and Abroad” (Threshold Editions) – former U.S. Ambassador to

Toy Drive for Foster Care Charity Starts Holiday Giving

(Pasadena, CA)— The holidays are a joyous time for families to celebrate the true meaning of the season. For foster care children living at Hillsides, the holidays stir up stress, anxiety, and depression. When Christmas finally arrives, the pain of not being with their families is lessened by the generous support Hillsides, the foster care children’s charity, receives from the community, including businesses like HealthWorks Chiropractic. Uniting innovation with the latest

Luke Ellis named “Young Leader of the Year” by United Way

AUSTIN, TX (November 5, 2007) -- On Saturday, November 3, the Austin Scottish Rite Theater was filled with the sounds of the Roaring 1920s, as almost 200 of Young Leaders Society members and their guests took part in the annual “Wild Night Out” celebration and heard the announcement of the Young Leader of the Year Award. The 2007 Young Leader of the Year is Mr. Luke Ellis. Mr. Ellis, who works

Culture for Teens at a Pasadena Children’s Charity

Pasadena Playhouse’s New Generations allows cultural enrichment for Hillsides Teens (Pasadena, CA)—Getting dressed up, walking through the opulent doors, finding your seat, and waiting for the curtain to go up is a common thing for many theatre goers, but is a brand new experience for the children at Hillsides, a Pasadena charity that creates safe places for children in foster care and prevents the cycle of domestic violence for children

REBBETZIN ESTHER JUNGREIS ON WINTER SPEAKING TOUR - 2007

New York - (Nov 4) - Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis will be embarking on a full scale nationwide speaking tour throughout November and December. Her tour includes several major US cities as well as local area events. On November 13th and 14th, Rebbetzin Jungreis will be speaking in the Los Angeles area. On Tuesday, November 13th, at 8:00 pm, Rebbetzin Jungreis will be addressing Jewish students at the Hillel Building on

Nov. “Leadership Matters” Addresses Best Practices of Effective Decision-Making …

Decision-making is often a difficult process for nonprofit organizations due to many factors, such as vague reporting structures, rapid organizational growth, and/or multiple decision makers, among others. In its current issue of “Leadership Matters,” Bridgestar, a nonprofit initiative of the Bridgespan Group dedicated to attracting, connecting, and supporting executive leaders for the sector, discusses best practices in implementing the RAPIDSM decision-making tool developed by Bain & Company, Inc. and utilized

Attention all non-profits! LogoBee announces third Logo Design Makeover Giveawa …

LogoBee.com, one of the internet’s most respected online graphic design firms, is happy to announce another Logo Design Makeover Giveaway this year. For the event, LogoBee donates its professional logo design services to select non-profit and charity organizations that need a fresh or new logo! Most non-profit groups do not have the time or graphic design expertise to deal with this important aspect of marketing on their own. LogoBee offering

Foster Care Volunteer Group Benefits from Ice House Comedy Show

(Pasadena, CA)— Each year, the Hillsides Volunteer Network (HVN) hosts a silent and live auction at The Ice House’s anniversary show to benefit Hillsides, a foster care children’s charity in Pasadena. This year’s event in October marked the famed comedy club’s 46th anniversary. More than fifty guests browsed over thirty silent auction lots at the charity’s event, including autographed books, DVD and CD boxed sets, gift baskets, china and glassware,

eProfessors/ePractitioners Partner for Entrepreneurship Projects

Syracuse — Twenty professors and practitioners have been chosen to launch the first “Enitiative” projects – the Syracuse Campus-Community Entrepreneurship Initiative, which connects campus and community organizations by providing entrepreneurship grants to fund ideas for revitalizing Central New York in the areas of technology, neighborhoods, and the arts. The projects were made possible by a grant awarded to SU from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. The “eProfessors” and “ePractitioners” have been

Governor Schwarzenegger Casts Veto of Harmful Card Check Bill in California, Rep …

The National Alliance for Worker and Employer Rights praises the good work of Governor Schwarzenegger who cast his of veto of SB. 180 on October 14. Schwarzenegger showed great courage in standing up for Secret Ballot elections for farmers. Washington, DC,-- The National Alliance for Worker and Employer rights praises the good work of Governor Schwarzenegger who cast his of veto of SB. 180 on October 14. Governor Schwarzenegger showed great

ACG Chicago Names Emerging Growth Award Recipient

CHICAGO, October 31, 2007 — The Association for Corporate Growth Chicago chapter (ACG Chicago), the premier professional organization focused on corporate growth, corporate development and mergers and acquisitions, has named The Middleby Corporation as the winner of its prestigious Emerging Growth Award. The annual award is given to a company with revenues of $500 million dollars or less that has demonstrated consistent growth in income, profit and shareholder value. The Middleby

Children at Pasadena Charity Get Made up for Halloween

(Pasadena, CA)— Halloween is an exciting time for children. It’s a time of dressing up, eating lots of candy, and spending time with friends and family. The children living at Hillsides, a Pasadena charity that creates safe places for children in foster care and prevents the cycle of domestic violence for children at risk and their families, may not be able to spend Halloween with their family, but they are

United Way Capital Area, Ready By 21 Coalition receive national support to launc …

October 25, 2007 - (Austin, TX) - United Way Capital Area announced today that it has been selected as a Ready By 21 Quality Counts site. The Ready By 21 Quality Counts Initiative--a national organization that aims to have youth prepared for life and work by the age of 21--awarded United Way Capital Area the designation as one of 12 communities to receive funding, consultation, and tools to launch a

Pan-African Parliament calls for UN Parliamentary Assembly

The eighth session of the Pan-African Parliament convening in Midrand, South Africa, unanimously adopted a resolution calling for the establishment of a Parliamentary Assembly at the United Nations this Wednesday, 24 October 2007. “The United Nations is an important advocate for democracy in the world. Democratization in fact is decisive to increase accountability and responsiveness of national governance. We believe that this also applies to international organizations. To maintain its

Participants selected for Rotary peace studies program at Chulalongkorn

Rotary International has selected 23 professionals from 14 countries to study in a unique program that teaches the practical skills needed to succeed in jobs involving peacebuilding, conflict resolution, and mediation. The Rotary Peace and Conflict Studies Program, a three-month curriculum taught at Chulalongkorn University (Bangkok), is aimed at mid- to upper-level professionals who work in government, non-governmental organizations, private corporations, academia, media agencies and other settings where a working knowledge

"Reflections Training Academy Apprentice was chosen to compete at the L'Oreal Ta …

Hairdressing apprentice, Remmel Houson from Angela Gaudi Hair Design based in Bristol qualified for the regional semi final of the L’Oreal Talent Spotting competition for her exceptional show work. Remmel entered the hairdressing industry at 16 years of age and has been training with Reflections Training Academy in Bristol for the past six months. Remmel is an outgoing, enthusiast and committed learner; she has got great passion for the industry.

Mathidle Heather awarded ‘Level II National Student of The Year Award 2007’

Reflections Training Academy is extremely proud to announce Mathilde Heather as the Level II UK Hairdressing Student of The Year sponsored by L’Oreal and City & Guilds at event held at the Salon International Exhibition in London ExCel. Each year the Hairdressing Council holds this prestigious competition where the award is given to the learner who proves to do over and above for the hairdressing industry. Mathilde Heather is one of

LogoBee constantly works with non-profits: Hope Works Santa Rosa gets new logo d …

LogoBee holds a logo design Makeover Project every year; this offers non-profit groups a free logo and stationery design package. However, LogoBee continues to work with non-profits all throughout the year. For example, LogoBee recently completed a logo for Hope Works Santa Rosa. This is a faith-based non-profit organization. They work with gang-related youth to integrate their loyalty and skills in to the community and away

BITS Pilani Rajasthan announces Golden Jubilee Reunion

Birla Institute of Technology and Science Alumni Association(BITSAA) Pilani is all set to welcome Goldies of 1957 Batch during October 23-25, 2007. Close on the heels of 1977-82 Batch Silver Jubilee Celebrations during October 5-7, 2007, the Golden BITSians are coming to Pilani to share their life-time experiences to motivate and inspire the current generation of students and faculty at BITS, Pilani. The alumni of the Institute can be located

Cathryn Scheeler elected as EMA State Board President

Cathryn Scheeler now holds the title of State Board President for the Entrepreneurial Mothers Association an Arizona based non profit organization. She has been involved tithe EMA since 2002. EMA provides the opportunity for self-employed mothers to enhance their professional and personal development by offering support, exchanging information, and sharing resources and referrals. We help each other succeed. For more information about EMA visit www.emausa.org or contact Cathryn Scheeler at

International Plastic Distributor Seeks Vice President/ General Manager

Prisma Plastics International is an innovative and dynamic alliance between Redwood Plastics, Warehoused Plastic Sales, and Plastique Alto/Polyfab. A Vice-President General Manager (VPGM) is needed to manage business development opportunities throughout North America. The successful candidate will work directly with the existing management group to lead our effort in growing the alliance companies. The VPGM will be responsible for developing and implementing a business plan designed to create

New College Fundraiser Program Yields Large Profits for University Organizations

La Quinta, CA – My College Fundraising, (mycollegefundraising.com) a fresh new college fundraising program gives organizations a fun system of raising money while bringing surprise and good cheer to students on campus. Unlike other college fundraising programs, the My College Fundraising program requires no direct face to face sales of products, no complicated textbook orders, and no canvassing for donations. “This program was designed to be 100% fun for everyone

Entrées Made Easy Partners with Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego for Fall …

SAN DIEGO, CALIF. – Entrées Made Easy, located at 15817 Bernardo Center Drive, Suite 102 (92127) and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego, 4S Ranch Branch, are partnering up for a special fundraiser to benefit the local community center from Oct. 15-21, 2007. Ten-percent of all sales during this week, made either in-store or online, will be donated to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San

BITSAA Delhi Golden Jubilee - A milestone for alumni movement in India

The BITS Pilani Alumni Association Delhi Chapter BITSAA – Delhi celebrated the Golden Jubilee on Saturday 29 September 2007 by organizing a Seminar on Restructuring Indian Education System – Challenges & Opportunities at the Taj Mahal Hotel New Delhi. The proceedings started with the lighting of the ceremonial lamp and invocation in the voice of proud to be a BITSian Shanti Sharma (nee Vaidyanathan) of Indore Gharana who is one

December 1 Set for Minden's Santa Claus Parade

Make it Minden on Saturday, December 1 for the annual Santa Claus Parade. Working with local businesses and organizations, the Township is planning several festive events over that weekend including lighting the Christmas tree in the Village Green, as well as Holiday-themed contests and performances. Rick Cox, Director of Community Services, is looking forward to organizing the series of family activities. \"Several parade participants have already committed, and with a

Children Charity Gives Volunteers Tour of Renovated Home by ASID

(Pasadena, CA)—A foster care children’s charity, Hillsides, hosted its first volunteer fair and open house, “Volunteer by Design.” Guests and prospective volunteers were able to participate in a rare sneak peek of a recently renovated children’s cottage, which was redesigned by American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Pasadena Chapter with the funding support of Hillsides Guild, a volunteer support group for the charity. A group of foster care boys at Hillsides

Foster Care Children’s Charity Offers Students Library Programs

(Pasadena, CA)—Foster care children who experience instability in their lives because of numerous placements from home and school usually are behind in their grade level. These same children often find themselves struggling with reading, a fundamental skill needed to promote from one grade to another and achieve further academic success. With the help of Sherri Ginsberg, Hillsides’ librarian, foster care children and special education students are learning to enjoy reading, a

Young Singles Ministry Launches Cool Website - At The Intersection of Faith, Fun …

LILBURN, GEORGIA, Gwinnett County: A new online ministry of the Young Singles Ministry of Berean Baptist Church is serving up a large helping of spiritual resources and practical information at BereanSingles.com. "We've seen our web traffic increase over 300% in recent days, with visitors checking us out from every continent," said Dennis Robbins, webmaster and designer. Built around a Wordpress blog format, the site features a variety of daily devotional

Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation To Host 2007 Family Mediation Institut …

Chelmsford, MA--The Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation, Inc., will hold its sixth annual Family Mediation Institute on Friday, October 19. This continuing education event for mediators and related professionals will take place at the Wellesley Community Center in Wellesley Hills. The Honorable Arline Rotman, retired associate justice of the Massachusetts Probate and Family Court, will deliver the keynote address. She will speak on “Structuring Shared Parenting Plans: The Devil Is in

The Renewable Energy Centre Partners with the World Future Energy Summit 2008

In its continued fight against climate change, The Renewable Energy Centre announced today its support for The World Energy Summit 2008, an exhibition aimed at showcasing the latest innovations in technology, opportunities in the industry, as well as new ideas from the leading companies and experts in the field. On January 21st 2008, the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) will be launched at the Abu Dhabi Exhibition Centre, and The Renewable

Special Education and Private School in Pasadena Launches Website

(Pasadena, CA)--After 25 years of providing education in Los Angeles County, Hillsides Education Center (HEC) is proud to stand strong on its own merit, separate from its identity with Hillsides, a foster care children’s charity in Pasadena. Showcasing the programs and services it offers, HEC is launching www.HillsidesEducationCenter.org. A nonpublic and private school founded in 1982, HEC meets the needs of children who require a special education environment in which

Shop for a Cause and Benefit Foster Care Children in Pasadena

(Pasadena, CA)—Get started on holiday shopping early or just buy a new fall wardrobe. Please join Hillsides Guild for SHOP FOR A CAUSE, Macy\'s community shopping day which benefits foster care children living at Hillsides. This Macy’s event takes place on Saturday, October 13, during regular business hours. Here\'s how to get in on the fun. Make a $5 donation, which is totally tax deductible, to

Ice House Comedy Venue Hosts Benefit for Foster Care Charity

(Pasadena, CA)—On Sunday, October 7, support Hillsides by shopping or laughing or both. Hillsides Volunteer Network will host a silent auction prior to The Ice House’s anniversary comedy show that benefits Hillsides, a foster care children’s charity in Pasadena. From 5:30 p.m. to 6:45 p.m., the Hillsides Volunteer Network, a support group for the children’s charity, will hold a silent auction featuring dozens of items, including fine jewelry, fashion accessories, gift

Amid Turmoil, Haitian University Develops Future Leaders

It seems that nothing can hold back Fr. Joseph Philippe and his fledgling university in rural Haiti. On September 19th, the University of Fondwa (UNIF) opened its doors for the fall semester, even after a summer of economic and political turmoil that continues to plague the country. The university was founded in January, 2004 to celebrate Haiti\'s 200 years of independence. It educates young people from throughout rural Haiti in Agronomy,

IGLTA GIVES BACK TO THE TRAVEL AGENCY COMMUNITY

…BY ANNOUNCING REVISED, LOWER DUES FOR NEW AND CURRENT TRAVEL AGENT MEMBERS …AND AN UPCOMING YEAR WITH A SPECIAL FOCUS ON SUPPORTING TRAVEL AGENTS. The International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) was created 24 years ago by 25 founding members. Most of those travel industry professionals were travel agents. Therefore, in honor of the loyalty and support that the worldwide travel agency market has provided IGLTA, the association

September issue of “IPPL News” released with new logo, from LogoBee, on the cove …

The International Primate protection League is a non-profit organization that strives to protect primates living all over the world. They offer a news magazine that keeps concerned individuals informed about matters concerning the world’s primate population; and the IPPL’s role in protecting them. The “IPPL News” is published three times a year. Subscribers to this will notice that the cover of the September 2007 issue has a different

Choe Khor Sum Ling Center, Bangalore Releases its Magazine - Abhisamaya

Choe Khor Sum Ling (CKSL), Bangalore has announced the release of the first volume of its magazine - Abhisamaya (Clear Realization). The release of Abhisamaya is inspired by CKSL's vision to reintroduce the precious Prajna Paramita Buddhist tradition in India. The Prajna Paramita Buddhist tradition, spearheaded by ancient universities of Nalanda and Vikramasila, represented the intellectual and spiritual heritage of India for many centuries. Abhisamaya is a step forward in

The National Fitness Hall of Fame & Museum nomination period extended through 9/ …

Applications for induction consideration into The National Fitness Hall of Fame – Class of 2008 are now being accepted through September 30th 2007. Each year The National Fitness Hall of Fame honors top fitness professionals and organizations that have made a considerable impact on the health & fitness of the American public. There are five categories of induction: Pioneers - (Global Leader, Historic Figure, Industry Transforming Invention, etc.) Educators -

FasTracKids® Celebrates Literacy Awareness Month with Free Family Event and Book …

FasTracKids Enrichment CenterSM of San Diego Counties celebrate Jumpstart’s Read for the Record, a national campaign to engage hundreds of thousands of children and adults in breaking the world record for the most children reading the same book on the same day. FasTracKids in Carmel Valley, La Mesa and Tierrasanta will open their doors on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007 to host the community in a fun-filled, free event to

ACG Chicago enlists Craig Miller as CEO

CHICAGO, September 11, 2007 - ACG Chicago, the Chicago chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), announced that Mr. Craig Miller has joined the organization as Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Miller, a long-time executive in Chicago-area investment banking and financial advisory services with a specialty in alternative energy will lead ACG Chicago and focus on expanding the organization’s brand, reach and member services. In addition, Ms. Terry Cobb has

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