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Napa’s Mayacamas Charter Middle School Prepares for the Launch of 2023-2024 Student Enrollment Following California State Board of Education Approval

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Napa, CA, Nov. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mayacamas Charter Middle School (MCMS), a new free small middle school option in Downtown Napa, is preparing to launch open enrollment for the 2023-2024 school year.

Key Points: 
  • Napa, CA, Nov. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mayacamas Charter Middle School (MCMS), a new free small middle school option in Downtown Napa, is preparing to launch open enrollment for the 2023-2024 school year.
  • Families who want to learn more about the enrollment process can visit www.mayacamaschartermiddleschool.com to express interest and sign up to receive updates.
  • MCMS received its approval to open in September when the California State Board of Education ruled that the Napa Valley Unified School District (NVUSD) had abused its discretion in denying the schools initial charter petition.
  • Students at Mayacamas Charter Middle School will enjoy the benefits of a small school environment, personalized learning plans, and a diverse student body that reflects our community.

BioNTech Expands Global Footprint by Acquiring GMP Manufacturing Site to Establish First mRNA Facility in Singapore

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Monday, November 14, 2022

The acquisition is part of BioNTechs expansion strategy to strengthen its global footprint in Asia.

Key Points: 
  • The acquisition is part of BioNTechs expansion strategy to strengthen its global footprint in Asia.
  • Supported by the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), the facility will serve as BioNTechs Regional Headquarters and become its first mRNA manufacturing facility in Singapore.
  • We are excited to be moving a step closer to expanding our global manufacturing network to Singapore, supporting production of mRNA-based vaccines and therapeutics for the Asia Pacific region.
  • We are delighted that BioNTech has chosen Singapore as the location for its new Regional Headquarters and first mRNA manufacturing facility in the Asia Pacific region.

DXP Enterprises, Inc. Announces Raising an Incremental $105M In Term Loan B Borrowings

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Tuesday, November 22, 2022

DXP Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: DXPE) today announced that it has closed on raising incremental $105 million Senior Secured Term Loan B (TLB) borrowings that will be added to the initial $330 million Term Loan B raised in December of 2020.

Key Points: 
  • DXP Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: DXPE) today announced that it has closed on raising incremental $105 million Senior Secured Term Loan B (TLB) borrowings that will be added to the initial $330 million Term Loan B raised in December of 2020.
  • Including the new borrowings, DXP will have $417.2 million in Senior Secured Term Loan B borrowings.
  • The Term Loan B and incremental borrowings are 5.25 percent over Term SOFR and continues to include a secured leverage covenant ranging from 5.75:1 to 4.75:1.
  • Kent Yee, CFO added, We are pleased to announce the completion of raising an incremental $105 million to our existing Term Loan B.

Swinerton and Mercy Housing California Inspire Next Generation of Builders, Architects, and Engineers at "Minds Under Construction" Steam Festival

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Monday, November 14, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Swinerton, a nationwide builder for more than 130 years, in collaboration with leading affordable housing provider Mercy Housing California (MHC), today announced dozens of youth participated in the 'Minds Under Construction' festival in San Francisco's Sunnydale neighborhood on Nov. 5, 2022. At the event, which was dedicated to advancing understanding and inspiring passion for the fields of science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM), participants worked with 3D printers and learned about designing earthquake-safe homes, working with electrical circuitry and water engineering. Swinerton staff partnered with MHC's resident services team to bring this enriching day of STEAM exploration to families living at Sunnydale, a diverse but under-invested neighborhood currently undergoing a community-based revitalization initiative including new affordable homes, services and economic opportunities for residents.

Key Points: 
  • "We're delighted to partner with Swinerton to help young people of all ages and backgrounds unlock their potential and discover their interests," said Ashlei Hurst, MHC Director of Community Life.
  • Swinerton and MHC will collaborate again on the Sunnydale Community Center, a key part of the soon-to-be-constructed Sunnydale Hub.
  • Swinerton is the contractor of record for the Sunnydale Community Center, which will break ground on Dec. 6, 2022.
  • Mercy Housing California (MHC) is the largest regional branch of Mercy Housing, Inc. (MHI), a leading national affordable housing nonprofit headquartered in Denver, and founded in 1981.

From COP27 to G20: Global Youth Urge World Leaders to Uphold Multilateralism and Empower Young People

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Saturday, November 12, 2022

The call to action comes from the Global Alliance of Universities on Climate (GAUC) youth ambassadors who released an open letter directed to world leaders at the 'Climate x' event at COP27 in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt.

Key Points: 
  • The call to action comes from the Global Alliance of Universities on Climate (GAUC) youth ambassadors who released an open letter directed to world leaders at the 'Climate x' event at COP27 in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt.
  • Now is the time to encourage more young people to join this movement and put forward innovative solutions."
  • Its Executive Vice President Elizabeth Yee said "GAUC embodies the global effort necessary across generations and sectors to halt climate change.
  • By connecting and supporting students globally, GAUC is preparing youth climate leaders for their future role and enabling their contribution today."

From COP27 to G20: Global Youth Urge World Leaders to Uphold Multilateralism and Empower Young People

Retrieved on: 
Saturday, November 12, 2022

The call to action comes from the Global Alliance of Universities on Climate (GAUC) youth ambassadors who released an open letter directed to world leaders at the 'Climate x' event at COP27 in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt.

Key Points: 
  • The call to action comes from the Global Alliance of Universities on Climate (GAUC) youth ambassadors who released an open letter directed to world leaders at the 'Climate x' event at COP27 in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt.
  • Now is the time to encourage more young people to join this movement and put forward innovative solutions."
  • Its Executive Vice President Elizabeth Yee said "GAUC embodies the global effort necessary across generations and sectors to halt climate change.
  • By connecting and supporting students globally, GAUC is preparing youth climate leaders for their future role and enabling their contribution today."

Southern Score Builders Berhad Completes Regularisation Plan

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Wednesday, November 9, 2022

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 9, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Southern Score Builders Berhad (Bursa: SSB8, 0045), a former Guidance Note 3 (GN3) company, has completed its regularisation plan which involves, amongst others, the acquisition of Southern Score Sdn Bhd (SSSB), a G7 contractor.

Key Points: 
  • KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 9, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Southern Score Builders Berhad (Bursa: SSB8, 0045), a former Guidance Note 3 (GN3) company, has completed its regularisation plan which involves, amongst others, the acquisition of Southern Score Sdn Bhd (SSSB), a G7 contractor.
  • Following the acquisition, Southern Score Builders will be involved the provision of construction management services mainly for high-rise residential buildings.
  • Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of Southern Score Builders, Gan Yee Hin, said, "We would like to thank Bursa Securities for their guidance and support throughout the progression of regularisation plan.
  • https://southernscore.com.my/
    Tan Sri Datuk Seri Gan Yu Chai, Managing Director of Southern Score Builders Berhad
    Datuk Sydney Lim Tau Chin, Executive Director of Southern Score Builders Berhad
    Dato' Haji Mohd Amran Bin Wahid, Non-Independent Non-Executive Chairman of G Neptune Berhad
    Dato' Haji Mohd Amran Bin Wahid, Non-Independent Non-Executive Chairman of G Neptune Berhad
    Datuk Sydney Lim Tau Chin, Executive Director of Southern Score Builders Berhad
    Tan Sri Datuk Seri Gan Yu Chai, Managing Director of Southern Score Builders Berhad

SheaMoisture Releases Its First-Ever Impact Report and Partners With Radio Personality and Entrepreneur Angela Yee to Announce a New Community Impact Grant

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Monday, November 7, 2022

In tandem with the report and to celebrate 30 years of investing in Black entrepreneurship, SheaMoisture has partnered with Radio Personality and Entrepreneur Angela Yee to announce its first Community Impact Grant for small business entrepreneurs.

Key Points: 
  • In tandem with the report and to celebrate 30 years of investing in Black entrepreneurship, SheaMoisture has partnered with Radio Personality and Entrepreneur Angela Yee to announce its first Community Impact Grant for small business entrepreneurs.
  • As an entrepreneur and philanthropist herself, Yee is committed to providing opportunity, resources, and mentorship to those who need it most.
  • SheaMoisture is a global beauty and personal care leader committed to serving the Black community through strategic investment and community give back.
  • SheaMoisture develops no compromise beauty products that help every member of the Black community live their healthiest, most beautiful lives.

During Adoption Awareness Month, Save the Storks Highlights Need for Greater Attention to This Life-Giving Option

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Friday, November 4, 2022

The most common choice for U.S. women is abortion or parenting, and less than 4 percent unplanned pregnancies result in adoption.

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  • The most common choice for U.S. women is abortion or parenting, and less than 4 percent unplanned pregnancies result in adoption.
  • "Adoption needs to be a bigger part of the pro-life conversation," said Diane Ferraro, CEO of Save the Storks.
  • Putting real faces on stories of adoption, Save the Storks is highlighting moving stories of women on both sides of adoption those who have chosen adoption and those who were adopted.
  • Save the Storks has captured the imagination of millions with its innovative mobile medical units, known as the Stork Bus.