Advocacy/Community Affairs

Cornerstone Montgomery announced it has received its single largest gift toward its Shortest Path to a Better Life Capital Campaign. The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation gifted Cornerstone Montgomery $600,000 to dedicate...

August 2017 | Location: Maryland | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

Contrary to a father’s perception, your daughters do want to hear from you

August 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

Research shows time away from the books over the summer sets many children back academically

August 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has partnered with world vision to distribute 100,000 malaria bed nets to families in a region in Mozambique

August 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Technology

Lumina Foundation’s "2017 A Stronger Nation" tracks state, county, and metro-area data

August 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Education

The key to ensuring quality early childhood education is to develop a well-educated and fairly compensated early childhood workforce

August 2017 | Location: New Mexico | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Education

Every two years, more than 150 children living with type 1 diabetes gather in Washington, D.C. for the JDRF Children’s Congress

July 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs

Under the U.S. House-passed American Health Care Act of 2017, children’s Medicaid funding would be cut by at least 43 billion dollars over 10 years.

July 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Entertainment, Government/Public Affairs

The new book - Energy Sprawl Solutions: Balancing Global Development and Conservation, provides a roadmap for an energy future that conserves functional and connected ecosystems

June 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Environment

Proceeds from the event will support families in treatment for pediatric cancer in the Greater Washington, DC-area

June 2017 | Location: District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health, Sports

Tips to empower women to make their health a priority and help women take small, manageable steps for better health

May 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

DAV (Disabled American Veterans) offers a wide range of opportunities for individuals who want to make good on the promise our country gave to our heroes.

April 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs

All proceeds of this inaugural race in North Carolina will go to support families undergoing treatment for pediatric cancers and blood disorders at Duke Children’s and UNC Children’s Hospital

April 2017 | Location: North Carolina | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Sports

Budget cuts would also slash foreign aid during a time of worsening famine

April 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs

Billie Jean King, Lilly Ledbetter, Patricia Arquette and Mary J. Blige honored at inaugural awards event in Washington, DC

April 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs

The $700 billion health insurance program covering 50 million American seniors will slip into the red in 2028

March 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Consumer News, Government/Public Affairs, Health

New report card from ASCE grades the nation’s infrastructure

March 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Environment, Government/Public Affairs, Travel/Lifestyle

In 2017, 1 in 4 people living with HIV are women

March 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

About 1 in 3 adults between 50 and 75 years old – about 23 million people – are not getting tested as recommended

March 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Health

Research reveals that we could close the pay gap by 2044 if women take advantage of three career equalizers

March 2017 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Business, Education, Technology

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