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Posted byon April 30, 2012 at 3:42 PM EDT
Thanks to a new partnership with the IndyCar team, employers from companies across Indiana get a crash-course on the many advantages of hiring veterans before every race this season
Posted byon April 27, 2012 at 2:00 PM EDT
Shea Giaquinto shares the story of how his mentor helped him plan and prepare for his dream of attending medical school.
Posted byon April 26, 2012 at 10:47 AM EDT
Naila Bolus, President and Chief Executive Officer of Jumpstart, one of the largest part-time AmeriCorps programs, explains that investing in early education is investing in the future.
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 2:59 PM EDT
Roxana Ulloa Barillas, Deputy Director for the Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships at United States Department of Agriculture meets with faith leaders in Southern California
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 12:53 PM EDT
Jackie Cole, a Veterinarian and dedicated environmentalist, works fervently with communities, organizations and individuals to bring back much of the Galveston, TX tree population that was lost during Hurrican Ike, in 2008.
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 12:40 PM EDT
Brian Kasher, Manager of Environmental Health and Saftey at the Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools, knows that "greening our cities and towns requires a targeted approach in public school systems to achieve meaningful health benefits for our children." He lives, works and aims to teach that ideal each day.
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 12:37 PM EDT
Steve Montley works to revitalize areas crucial to Flint, Michigan and its inhabits, through "green technologies and bio-remediation."
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 12:33 PM EDT
Joesph Mathis, founder and director of the Jobs Project, works on Sustainable Williamson -- a template for economic revitalization -- and is at the forefront of developing a comprehensive model that not only aids in “greening” the City of Williamson, but also pushes "the boundaries of sustainability by placing health and wellness at the center of the strategy."
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 12:32 PM EDT
"Preserving our environment, building a prosperous local economy and promoting fairness" are the key components of Cynthia Solomon Barber's work. "Communicating sustainability in a way that results in immediate commitment from everyone" is the challenge she faces, when calling people to action.
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 12:23 PM EDT
Lindsay Baxter was the first Sustainability Coordinator of the City of Pittsburgh and continues to work in the environmental space, aiming to make sustainability efforts so much a part of everyday business culture that her job and others like it are no longer necessary -- "because sustainability will be integrated into every aspect of the organization," she says.