Rights

TheDream.US and Social Finance Create First-of-its-Kind Loan Fund to Help Dreamers Attend Graduate School

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 2:46pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210923005640/en/
    Ninety-eight thousand Dreamers graduate from public K-12 schools each year, but they are virtually locked out of college.
  • This first-of-its-kind impact investment fund aims to provide loans to more than 1,500 TheDream.US scholarship recipients to help them achieve economic and social mobility.
  • Through the fund, Dreamers can access loans with interest rates on par with those available to American citizens via the federal governments Direct PLUS loan program.
  • Social Finance, an impact finance and advisory nonprofit, will raise the capital and manage the fund toward achieving optimal student outcomes.

Nia Tero And 8 Private Foundations Announce 'Protecting Our Planet Challenge'

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 3:00pm

This marks the largest private funding commitment ever to the guardianship of our shared planetary home.

Key Points: 
  • This marks the largest private funding commitment ever to the guardianship of our shared planetary home.
  • As an organization committed to securing Indigenous guardianship of thriving ecosystems, we applaud these leading-edge funders for dramatically expanding support of this essential pathway to achieve the 30x30 targets."
  • About Nia Tero:Everywhere Indigenous peoples thrive, their homelands and waters thrive, benefiting all peoples of this warming planet.
  • This reality inspired Nia Tero's mission of working in solidarity with Indigenous peoples to strengthen guardianship of the Earth.

Marvion To Mint Hybrid-NFTs For "lockdown" - Asia's 1st Nft Feature Film

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 12:30pm

The film is slated to premierein November 2021, and plans to release 5 limited-edition h-NFTs in October to precede atraditional release of the film.

Key Points: 
  • The film is slated to premierein November 2021, and plans to release 5 limited-edition h-NFTs in October to precede atraditional release of the film.
  • NFT tickets will also be made available for the public to attendboth the Hong Kong and UK premieres of the film.
  • Apart from the fact that this will be Asia's first NFT featurefilm, this will be the world's first Hybrid NFT (h-NFT).
  • To keep up to date on the upcoming Hybrid NFT drops, please visit www.Marvion.Media orjoin the Marvion Telegram Community at https://t.me/marvion_media .

Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey, & Fronrath Organizes Louisiana Disaster Relief Drive with Free BBQ for Donations

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 9:40pm

Donations will be collected Saturday, October 16 at Lake Lytal Park from 10 am until 4 pm.

Key Points: 
  • Donations will be collected Saturday, October 16 at Lake Lytal Park from 10 am until 4 pm.
  • Those that donate will enjoy free barbeque from the Palm Beach County Sheriffs Office Grill Team.
  • Lake Lytal Park is named after Lake Lytal Sr, 32-year Palm Beach County Commissioner, and father of the founding member of Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey, and Fronrath, Lake Lytal Jr.
  • For more information on Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath, call the West Palm Beach office at 561-655-1990 or go to www.foryourrights.com .

Unveiling Right Issue, BRI to Build the Largest Ultra-Micro Ecosystem in Indonesia

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 7:57am

In connection with the Rights Issue, BRI is offering a maximum of 28,2 billion of its Series B shares.

Key Points: 
  • In connection with the Rights Issue, BRI is offering a maximum of 28,2 billion of its Series B shares.
  • "Focusing on the ultra-micro ecosystem, we aim to provide ultra-micro customers with wider accessibility to financial institutions.
  • We invite investors to take advantage of this opportunity and participate in the huge transformation of ultra-micro ecosystem," said Sunarso.
  • NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN WHOLE OR IN PART IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES, CANADA OR JAPAN

Front-Line Staff and Administrators at St. Joseph’s at Fleming, the Only Not-for-Profit Long-Term Care Home in Peterborough, Join Forces to Fight “Unfair” Bill 124

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:15pm

Yet, the legislation exempts for-profit long-term care providers and municipal nursing homes from any restrictions for existing staff or new hires.

Key Points: 
  • Yet, the legislation exempts for-profit long-term care providers and municipal nursing homes from any restrictions for existing staff or new hires.
  • CUPE, which represents workers at St. Josephs at Fleming, has been a strong, vocal opponent of Bill 124, that many agree exacerbates the severe staffing crisis in the long-term care sector.
  • All the experts agree that compensation is the key to attract and retain staff in long-term care and that we need to act now.
  • The union has consistently advocated for higher quality resident care through higher and consistent staffing levels.

Black Lives Matter PAC Joins AAVREP for Unprecedented Election Day Black Voter Turnout Campaign Against Republican Recall

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:19pm

"We are translating protests to elections, to advocacy that creates lasting change," said Senior Advisor to Black Lives Matter PAC Angela Angel.

Key Points: 
  • "We are translating protests to elections, to advocacy that creates lasting change," said Senior Advisor to Black Lives Matter PAC Angela Angel.
  • "We must not leave any Black voters or people who vote on issues in support of Black communities behind.
  • Black Lives Matter PAC is proud to be shoulder to shoulder with a trusted on the ground partner in California."
  • Black Californians are poised to make a major impact in the Recall election, and AAVREP and Black Lives Matter PAC are working to protect a Democratic California.

Black Lives Matter PAC Joins AAVREP for Unprecedented Election Day Black Voter Turnout Campaign Against Republican Recall

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:01am

"We are translating protests to elections, to advocacy that creates lasting change," said Senior Advisor to Black Lives Matter PAC Angela Angel.

Key Points: 
  • "We are translating protests to elections, to advocacy that creates lasting change," said Senior Advisor to Black Lives Matter PAC Angela Angel.
  • "We must not leave any Black voters or people who vote on issues in support of Black communities behind.
  • Black Lives Matter PAC is proud to be shoulder to shoulder with a trusted on the ground partner in California."
  • Black Californians are poised to make a major impact in the Recall election, and AAVREP and Black Lives Matter PAC are working to protect a Democratic California.

BEB accelerates permanency work for children in Latin America through new partnership with Government of Paraguay

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 12:00pm

The expansion from six to eight countries in less than a month indicates a momentum in BEB's work for children, specifically in Latin America.

Key Points: 
  • The expansion from six to eight countries in less than a month indicates a momentum in BEB's work for children, specifically in Latin America.
  • We are proud to partner with Paraguay and look forward to strong collaboration benefiting their children."
  • BEB was founded in January 2010 as a 501(c)(3) organization to promote systemic change for vulnerable children.
  • BEB works to capture comprehensive digital profiles of children through Children First Software (CFS), a technology-driven advocate designed to identify a child's best opportunity for family-based care.

Black Women Leaders Partner with AAVREP to Help Effort in Opposition of Governor Newsom Recall

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 10:21pm

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Key California leaders including elected officials and celebrities, are among notable Black women who have joined the African American Voter Registration, Education and Participation Project (AAVREP) in a statewide effort to encourage women to vote "No" on the Sept. 14 Recall of Governor Gavin Newsom.

Key Points: 
  • LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Key California leaders including elected officials and celebrities, are among notable Black women who have joined the African American Voter Registration, Education and Participation Project (AAVREP) in a statewide effort to encourage women to vote "No" on the Sept. 14 Recall of Governor Gavin Newsom.
  • Well, right here at home, democracy is under threat," explained Bass in an advertisement for AAVREP .
  • "Extremists are trying to remove our government leaders through the Recall system in a Sept. 14 election.
  • AAVREP focuses on highlighting the importance of the African American vote utilizing culturally competent education and outreach strategies.