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Caterpillar Foundation Grant Provides Meals to Thousands
Daily News

Feeding The Valley Food Bank announced a $30,443 grant from the Caterpillar Foundation to provide food to more than 12,500 people who face hunger in Troup County. Feeding The Valley President and CEO, Frank Sheppard, thanks the Caterpillar Foundation for its commitment to helping to…

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Feeding America Connects with Brands to Alleviate Hunger
Afdhel Aziz

40 million people in America face hunger, and Feeding America is on a mission to work with their nationwide network of food banks to provide meals with people who need them. Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, Catherine Davis, sits down with Forbes to discuss the…

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LISC Celebrates $20 Billion in Investments and 40 Years of Impact

The Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) launched its 40th anniversary celebration today with an announcement that it has surpassed $20 billion in direct community investments and is set to further expand with new partners and programs across the country. Since its founding in 1979, the…

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Clean Water and Bathrooms Enable Healthy Learning Spaces in Ghana
Opportunity International

Through School Improvement Loans (SIL), Opportunity International invests in school infrastructure, helping school proprietors create safe, healthy spaces for students to learn. Thanks to these loans, The Best School in Ghana has gained access to full drinking water tanks and new bathroom stalls that will…

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UN Foundation Director Talks Financing the SDGs
United Nations Foundation

This week, members of the government, civil society and the private sector will gather at the United Nations for the Forum on Financing for Development. The forum is a moment to access progress toward the Addis Ababa Action Agenda, an agreement to generate financing and…

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Running Water Enables Business to Come to Life in Lima
Lili Petersen

Grecia, a 26-year-old from Lima, Peru was a part of the 4.5 billion people worldwide without access to safe water and sanitation services. She recently received her loan through local microfinance lender MiBanco and WaterCredit, and used the money and time that water access has…

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