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BERLIN -- HOUZE® to Unveil ZEROCELL™ Smart Energy Storage Appliance in Euronics International Stores Source: ZEROCELL Worldwide Inc.

BATON ROUGE, La. -- Wells Fargo Mobilizes to Help Louisiana Customers Impacted by Floods Source: Wells Fargo & Company

PORTLAND, Ore. -- The Standard and Its Employees Contributed $3.5 Million to Nonprofits in 2015 Source: The Standard

BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Walmart Foundation Aims to Increase Economic Mobility in Growing Retail Industry Through an Investment That Strengthens Career Services Programs Nationwide Source: Walmart Foundation

ARLINGTON, Va. -- AvalonBay Employees Give Back to Communities in 5th Annual Spirit of Caring Month Source: AvalonBay Communities, Inc.

YORK, Pa. -- Utz Quality Foods Partners with Historic York Fair Source: Utz Quality Foods, Inc.

SALISBURY, N.C. -- Food Lion Feeds to Donate 1,200 Associate Volunteer Hours and 1 Million Meals to More Than 30 Food Pantries as Part of "The Great Pantry Makeover" Source: Food Lion

HARTFORD, Conn. -- The Aetna Foundation Awards More Than $2 Million in Grants across USA to Cultivate Healthy Living Source: The Aetna Foundation

BOCA RATON, Fla. -- Office Depot Global Headquarters Awarded LEED Gold Re-Certification for Existing Buildings Source: Office Depot, Inc.

DALLAS -- Pillar Income Asset Management Donates School Supplies to Single Parent Advocate Source: Pillar Income Asset Management

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Pei Wei Pledges $10,000 Donation to No Kid Hungry Source: Pei Wei

COLUMBUS, Ind. -- Cummins and Peterbilt to Team Up on SuperTruck II Source: Cummins Inc.

RADNOR, Pa. -- The VWR Foundation Gives Back to the Science Community with Over $100,000 in Grants Source: VWR Foundation

ZURICH -- RepRisk Releases Special Report on Myanmar Source: RepRisk

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. -- World’s Top Female Surfers Join Together for The Mauli Ola Foundation’s Third Annual Battle for the Breast Source: Mauli Ola Foundation

CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Historic, Landscape-Level Sagebrush Ecosystem Conservation Program Announced for Nevada Source: Newmont Mining Corporation

BOONE, Iowa -- Special Ceremony from the Farm Progress Show in Honor of Iowa Farmer, U.S. Marine Veteran and Newest “Geared to Give” Program Recipient Source: Kubota Tractor Corporation

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- $12 Million Investment by UnitedHealthcare Helps Bring New Affordable-Housing Community to Downtown Albuquerque Source: UnitedHealthcare

PHOENIX -- Wells Fargo Donates $500,000 for Phoenix-Area Revitalization Efforts Source: Wells Fargo & Company

NEW YORK -- PVH Corp. Publishes 2015 Corporate Responsibility Report Source: PVH Corp.

DEARBORN, Mich. -- Ford Volunteer Corps Begins Global Caring Month with Transformational Clean Water Project, Challenge Grants Source: Ford Motor Company

IWATA, Japan -- Yamaha Motor Underscores Commitment to Africa Source: Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd.

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