COMMUNITY BANK, N.A. SUPPORTS EDUCATION AT MUSEUM

http://www.artintheadirondacks.com/2017/community-bank-n-supports-education-museum/   OGDENSBURG, NY – The Frederic Remington Art Museum recently received a donation from Community Bank, N.A. in support of education at the Eva Caten Remington Education Center. Laura A. Foster, director of the Frederic Remington Art Museum, receives a check from Matthew Honeywell, ​branch manager ​at Community Bank, N.A. ​in Ogdensburg, NY. ​ […]

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Housing For All (Families) – SF Weekly

Housing For All (Families) – SF Weekly http://www.sfweekly.com/news/suckafreecity/housing-for-all-families/   Ground broke Tuesday on a massive affordable housing site in the Tenderloin, which will bring 113 new apartments to the market. Specifically targeted to families in the neighborhood, 60 percent of the units at The Eddy and Taylor Family Housing Site (http://www.dbarchitect.com/project_detail/141/222%20Taylor%20Family%20Housing.html) will have two or […]

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SOLUTIONS BY VOLUNTEERMATCH

https://www.volunteermatch.org SOLUTIONS BY VOLUNTEERMATCH At VolunteerMatch, we believe it should be easy to make a difference. As the web’s largest volunteer engagement network best known for our website VolunteerMatch.org, we take that belief seriously. That’s why we offer a range of options for companies, brands, and organizations to take their volunteer and giving programs to new […]

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L.A. County Fair: More than 35 Community Heroes to be recognized

http://www.dailybulletin.com/lifestyle/20150821/la-county-fair-more-than-35-community-heroes-to-be-recognized POMONA >> More than 35 community members from all walks of life will be recognized as Community Heroes during the L.A. County Fair, which begins Sept. 4 at the Fairplex. The heroes live or work in 16 cities surrounding the Fairplex and will be honored during each city’s day at the fair, Fairplex spokeswoman […]

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Wilkinsburg Youth Project attracts teens

http://www.post-gazette.com/local/east/2015/10/23/Wilkinsburg-Youth-Project-attracts-teens/stories/201510090036 By Deana Carpenter Jessica Burns of Wilkinsburg has a mission to change the perception of the youth in the borough and its surrounding communities. The social worker, who has lived in Wilkinsburg for 25 years, started the Wilkinsburg Youth Project two summers ago to provide mentors and service opportunities for youth age 14 to […]

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How to Get Your Kids Into a Habit of Community Service

http://www.parent.co/how-to-get-your-kids-into-a-habit-of-community-service by Danielle Helzer I try to be an intentional parent. It doesn’t always work out because, let’s face it: being a parent is SO HARD. Prior to becoming a mom, I spent seven years teaching English to high school students. It was an overwhelming job, but parenting is a new level of overload. The responsibility […]

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Read books, eat chicken fingers: Corporate sponsors in libraries

#communitybanking #corporatesponsorship #marketingideas By Diana Samuels, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune  http://www.nola.com/politics/index.ssf/2016/05/corporate_sponsorship_librarie.html   Book sales are a traditional way for libraries to raise money, but they’re also looking for other methods of offering increased programming, including working with corporate sponsors. (Photo by Kathleen Flynn, Nola.com / The Times-Picayune) Welcome to your local library, brought to you by Raising […]

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Obama’s Commencement at Rutgers and what Community Banks Already Know

Don’t just go out and make a fortune, make a difference.” ~ President Obama Obama to Class of 2016: ‘It’s Your Turn Now to Shape Your Nation’s Destiny’ Sunday, May 15, 2016 By Robin Lally http://news.rutgers.edu/news/obama-class-2016-its-your-turn-now-shape-your-nations-destiny/20160515#.V0Ruv5MrJE6 Obama commends Rutgers for persistence in inviting him and said letters from student body president’s grandmother sealed the deal President […]

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Putting the Good in Greed: Inside the impact investing strategy of BlackRock’s Deborah Winshel #communitybanks #creditunions

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-12-01/putting-the-good-in-greed Last April, two months after being named the first global head for impact investing at BlackRock, Deborah Winshel flew to San Francisco to meet with Ryan LaFond, a hedge fund manager at the firm. LaFond and a team of researchers had spent two years studying whether algorithms used to predict fluctuations in the stock market […]

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‘By nourishing plants, you’re nourishing community’ #community #health #communitybanks #creditunions #conetoe

http://www.cnn.com/2015/09/24/us/cnn-heroes-joyner/index.html By Kathleen Toner, CNN Rev. Richard Joyner has been named a 2015 Top 10 CNN Hero. Voting for CNN Hero of the Year continues through Sunday, November 15. All of this year’s Top 10 CNN Heroes will be honored during, “CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute,” Sunday, December 6, on the global networks on CNN. […]

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