UNICEF

Local churches serve as first responders in global food crisis

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to a growing global food crisis, Compassion International has deployed a not-so-secret weapon to bring about relief in hungry communities: the organization's large network of 8,000+ frontline church partners.

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  • Compassion International's global network of churches responds to hunger with food support, relief as food crisis escalates
    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to a growing global food crisis , Compassion International has deployed a not-so-secret weapon to bring about relief in hungry communities: the organization's large network of 8,000+ frontline church partners.
  • Combined with skyrocketing costs of fuel and fertilizer, the conflict has sent global food prices, already high post-covid, soaring.
  • So where does this complex "perfect storm" of a global food crisis leave children in poverty today?
  • Compassion recently launched a large-scale global fundraising effort across its 15 global partner offices to equip the local church to continue to meet the critical needs of children and families during the global food crisis.

Global Neonatal Care Equipment Market Report 2022: Increased R&D and Developments - Forecasts to 2028 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

The "Neonatal Care Equipment Market Forecast to 2028 - COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis By Product" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Neonatal Care Equipment Market Forecast to 2028 - COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis By Product" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • However, the decreasing birth rates and high prices of products with neonatal care equipment hamper the market growth.
  • Neonatal care equipment is used to care for small and sick neonates to keep them warm, track their growth, treat jaundice, and provide oxygen or respiratory support.
  • In addition, the number of neonatal intensive care units in community hospitals and specialized neonatal clinics open for service in various locations increased the demand and use of neonatal treatment equipment, which would provide opportunities for the neonatal care equipment market to grow significantly.

Global Pneumococcal Vaccines Market Report (2022 to 2027) - Growing Incidence of Childhood Pneumonia is Driving the Industry - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Vaccines that help prevent pneumococcal disease caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae bacteria are classified as pneumococcal vaccines.

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  • Vaccines that help prevent pneumococcal disease caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae bacteria are classified as pneumococcal vaccines.
  • Pneumococcal diseases are most common in younger children; however, adults and the elderly are more prone to pneumococcal contaminations and even death.
  • Pneumonia vaccines are primarily given to children under two years and adults 65 years and older.
  • The market leaders for the Global Pneumococcal Vaccines Market are Pfizer, GSK, Merck Serum Institute of India Pvt Ltd, and AstraZeneca.

Free Webinar: Helping Parents Discern When to Worry About Their Teen

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Monday, September 26, 2022

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Lisa Damour, Ph.D. will guide parents through the emotional roller coaster of the middle and high school years during a live virtual webinar Wednesday hosted by Fusion Education Group.

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  • Dr. Damour will also reassure parents that many of the emotional and mental health challenges teens currently face existed before March of 2020.
  • Parents don't always know how to tell if they are looking at a passing mood, or real grounds for concern.
  • We'll delve into when and when not to worry and detail the most important ways that parents can support teens."
  • She and her husband are the proud parents of two daughters.

Novica will be in attendance at BTM 2022 in search of new suppliers to enhance its portfolio

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Monday, September 26, 2022

The "Successful Disabled Artisans" Foundation is one of the national suppliers Novica will meet with.

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  • The "Successful Disabled Artisans" Foundation is one of the national suppliers Novica will meet with.
  • SAN JOS, September 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 27, 28 and 29, the 24th edition of the Buyers Trade Mission (BTM 2022) will take place.
  • A total of 376 buyers from 46 countries are expected to participate, of which 186 will be in attendance and 188 will connect virtually.
  • Novica is a socially-oriented e-commerce platform associated with other pages such as UNICEF , KIVA , World Bazaar and Pencils of Promise , among others.

GP Transco is Awarded the ALAN Humanitarian Logistics Award by the American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN)

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Friday, September 23, 2022

JOLIET, Ill., Sept. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GP Transco , a trucking and logistics company based out of Joliet IL was recently honored with the ALAN Humanitarian Logistics Award by the American Logistics Aid Network , along side Fleet Advantage , SEKO Logistics , and Vector Global Logistics , who also received the award.

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  • JOLIET, Ill., Sept. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GP Transco , a trucking and logistics company based out of Joliet IL was recently honored with the ALAN Humanitarian Logistics Award by the American Logistics Aid Network , along side Fleet Advantage , SEKO Logistics , and Vector Global Logistics , who also received the award.
  • "Their combined efforts have raised millions of dollars for disaster survivors and inspired comparable donations of warehousing space, transportation services and building supplies."
  • Operated by GP Transco, as of today, TLPU was able to raise over $2.5 million for the cause, and aims to continue raising funds and awareness.
  • GP Transco provides safe and reliable dry van freight transportation and logistics services to a diverse group of clients across the United States.

American Muslim Medical Relief Team Enters Hardest Hit Flood Areas of Pakistan

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Friday, September 23, 2022

JACOBABAD, Pakistan, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Muslim Medical Relief Team (AMMRT) was established in 2005 by Hazrat El Sheikh Syed Mubarik Ali Shah Gillani (May Allah be Pleased with Him) to provide humanitarian aid for those afflicted by world disasters.

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  • JACOBABAD, Pakistan, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Muslim Medical Relief Team (AMMRT) was established in 2005 by Hazrat El Sheikh Syed Mubarik Ali Shah Gillani (May Allah be Pleased with Him) to provide humanitarian aid for those afflicted by world disasters.
  • The AMMRT was dispatched then to provide healthcare and logistical support as the people attempted to recover.
  • The AMMRT flood response team, directed by Project Manager Syeda Zainab Adams Gillani and Assistant Project Manager Syed Shafaat Gillani, has been on the ground for eight days.
  • To donate to the AMMRT's flood relief efforts, visit: https://www.launchgood.com/campaign/flood_relief_pakistan__ammrt?src=58968

Algorand Appoints Michele Quintaglie as Chief Marketing Officer

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

BOSTON, Sept. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Algorand, the pure proof-of-stake, carbon-negative Layer-1 blockchain network, today announced the appointment of Michele Quintaglie as its Chief Marketing Officer, effective Sept. 19. Joining the Algorand leadership team, she will report to interim CEO Sean Ford and will lead global marketing and communications with a focus on building Algorand's brand and reach through strategic growth initiatives.

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  • BOSTON, Sept. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Algorand ,the pure proof-of-stake, carbon-negative Layer-1 blockchain network,today announced the appointment of Michele Quintaglie as its Chief Marketing Officer, effective Sept. 19.
  • "It's exciting to bring an experienced leader like Michele into the role of CMO," said Sean Ford, Interim CEO at Algorand.
  • Quintaglie brings an extensive background in the corporate communications, brand and marketing profession having led teams for several Fortune 100 companies.
  • "I've had a passion for blockchain and Web3 for some time now, which is why I couldn't be more excited to join the Algorand team," said Quintaglie.

Algorand Appoints Michele Quintaglie as Chief Marketing Officer

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

BOSTON, Sept. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Algorand, the pure proof-of-stake, carbon-negative Layer-1 blockchain network, today announced the appointment of Michele Quintaglie as its Chief Marketing Officer, effective Sept. 19. Joining the Algorand leadership team, she will report to interim CEO Sean Ford and will lead global marketing and communications with a focus on building Algorand's brand and reach through strategic growth initiatives.

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  • BOSTON, Sept. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Algorand ,the pure proof-of-stake, carbon-negative Layer-1 blockchain network,today announced the appointment of Michele Quintaglie as its Chief Marketing Officer, effective Sept. 19.
  • "It's exciting to bring an experienced leader like Michele into the role of CMO," said Sean Ford, Interim CEO at Algorand.
  • Quintaglie brings an extensive background in the corporate communications, brand and marketing profession having led teams for several Fortune 100 companies.
  • "I've had a passion for blockchain and Web3 for some time now, which is why I couldn't be more excited to join the Algorand team," said Quintaglie.

For A Bright Future Foundation Announces 2022 Step Up Scholarship Award Winners

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

MIAMI, Sept. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Louis Hernandez Jr.'s Foundation For A Bright Future, a 501(C)(3) non profit organization dedicated to supporting the needs of underrepresented and underprivileged children through education, healthcare, arts, and youth leadership development, has awarded the Step Up Scholarship to Anjana Biswa, 21, of Iowa and Samuel Hong, 18, of Washington.

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  • For A Bright Future is honored to recognize and award these outstanding individuals who will be positioned to improve their lives and that of their community.
  • Anjana and Samuel should be proud of their accomplishments to date, and I'm looking forward to hearing of their continued success," said Louis Hernandez, Jr., Founder and Chairman of the Board, For A Bright Future Foundation.
  • We can already see their potential and we wish them much success in the pursuit of their dreams," said Susie Hernandez, Board Member and Chair of the Scholarship Committee, For A Bright Future Foundation.
  • We would like to thank Susie Hernandez, Board Member and Chair of the Scholarship Committee, For A Bright Future Foundation and Patty Diaz, Assistant Director, Business and Educational Partnerships, Northern Arizona University.