Novo Nordisk today announces the launch of ‘Cities Changing Diabetes’, an ambitious new partnership programme to fight the urban diabetes challenge. The ‘Cities Changing Diabetes’ programme will first be launched in Mexico City with other cities in North America, Europe and Asia soon to follow.
“The global diabetes epidemic is an emergency in slow motion,
Hundreds of Lowe’s Heroes employee volunteers teamed up with local Habitat for Humanity affiliates Friday to build homes in 10 cities across America and kick off “Hammers for Habitat,” a nationwide volunteer drive to mobilize 100,000 new volunteers to raise a hammer for Habitat this year.
From Seattle to Atlanta, volunteers framed homes in Lowe’s store parking lots and left several standing through the weekend to raise awareness of the need for volunteers to help Habitat reach its goal of serving one million people annually by 2018. In New York, volunteers from eight Lowe’s stores partnered with Habitat for Humanity in Monmouth County to raise the walls of a new home in the middle of Times Square.
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Virgin Australia, Delta Air Lines and Tourism Australia are teaming up to encourage Americans to visit Australia now, not “someday,” in their first joint U.S. marketing campaign, with a chance to win one of 52 trips. Starting today, “Someday” hopefuls can visit AustraliaSomeday.com to enter and explore unforgettable experiences throughout Australia.
To showcase just why There’s Nothing Like Australia for a vacation, the partners are inviting Americans to enter the contest by choosing from 52 (a whole year’s worth!) signature weeklong trips featuring the best experiences and events in Australia throughout the year. Each trip comes complete with a week’s hotel, roundtrip airfare for two and the featured Australian experience.
To view the Multimedia News Release, go to http://www.multivu.com/mnr/7151951-tourism-australia-52-aussie-someday-trips
Crytek and DeNA have partnered together to release The Collectables, a tactical action game with revolutionary visuals that is now available on the App Store for iPhone and iPad.
Players assemble a squad of misfit mercenaries in The Collectables and command each soldier through fast-paced third-person tactical combat scenarios. As the action intensifies, they’ll upgrade their crews using a collecting card system that unlocks new ways to wipe out the varied enemy types and negotiate the game’s immersive 3D environments.
To view the Multimedia News Release, go to http://www.multivu.com/mnr/7140051-crytek-and-dena-launch-the-collectables
The Global Partnership to End Violence Against Women, a collaboration of Vital Voices Global Partnership, the Avon Foundation for Women and the U.S. Department of State, today presented a new initiative to address gender-based violence: the Gender-Based Violence Emergency Response and Protection Initiative.
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Eurazeo announces its partnership with Desigual to accompany the growth of the brand. Eurazeo will subscribe to a €285 million capital increase and receive 10% of the share capital of the group owned by its founder, Thomas Meyer. This agreement grants Eurazeo governance and investment protection rights, reflecting the true partnership forged between the parties.
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Suave Professionals® is partnering with GLAM4GOOD to provide makeovers for deserving women and bring a touch of glam to women everywhere. All women can receive samples* to try for themselves and have the opportunity to gift them to others at Suave.com. With the NEW Suave Professionals® Natural Infusion range; three salon-quality collections that are made with specially-chosen exotic ingredients and contain no parabens or dyes, Suave® helps women live beautifully, inside and out.
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This year, Bob Evans Farms is partnering with JDRF for the second year, with a goal of raising $100,000 for T1D research by selling JDRF’s signature paper sneakers in each of its 561 restaurants.
Starting today through March 19, guests can support the fight against T1D by making donations of their choice to JDRF at their local Bob Evans restaurant. Guests interested in making a contribution will receive one of JDRF’s paper sneakers to sign and display. In addition, on March 19, Bob Evans will host a national community fundraiser, donating 15 percent of sales to JDRF when guests present a fundraising flyer. To access and download the community fundraiser flyer, visit Bob Evans’ Curing Diabetes Facebook page.
To view the Multimedia News Release, go to http://www.multivu.com/mnr/65919-bob-evans-farms-fight-against-type-1-diabetes-t1d-jdrf-partnership
Today the Ad Council, in partnership with The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) and Maddie’s Fund®, launches a new series of public service advertisements (PSAs) on behalf of The Shelter Pet Project campaign. In the new ads, adorable adopted shelter dogs and cats practically reach through TV screens, imploring audiences to play with them. Prospective pet owners are reminded that there are thousands of amazing shelter pets ready to meet them.
To view the Multimedia News Release, go to http://www.multivu.com/mnr/64564-the-hsus-maddie-s-fund-and-ad-council-launch-new-meet-psas
Following one of the most exciting college football seasons in recent years, leading direct seller Amway today announced that it has partnered with the USA TODAY Sports Media Group (USATSMG) and the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) in a landmark deal to sponsor some of the sport’s most endearing assets.
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The St. Jude Promesa y Esperanza® (Promise and Hope), an initiative by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® and Univision Radio, the leading radio network serving Hispanic America, partner to increase awareness for national fundraiser against childhood cancer. As part of this partnership, Univision Radio will broadcast special programming on February 10 and 11 asking listeners to become Angeles de Esperanza (Angels of Hope) by making a donation of $20 per month, to find cures and save children.
To view the Multimedia News Release, go to http://www.multivu.com/mnr/65476-univision-radio-st-jude-children-s-research-hospital-national-fundraiser