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Beer Institute Releases October 2017 Domestic Tax Paid Estimate

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WASHINGTON, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the Beer Institute published an unofficial estimate of domestic tax paid shipments by beer brewers for October 2017: The October 2017 estimate is 13,726,000 barrels, an increase of 5.6% versus October 2016 removals of 12,998,000. Please note that the estimates reflect revised estimates released by the Alcohol and Tobacco…

National League of Cities Elects Mayor Mark Stodola as 2018 President

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CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Mayor Mark Stodola of Little Rock, Arkansas, was elected president of the National League of Cities (NLC) today at the organization’s 2017 City Summit in Charlotte, N.C. Stodola, who has served as Little Rock mayor since 2007, will lead the nation’s largest and most representative membership and advocacy organization for cities…

In Big Win for JDRF's Coverage2Control Campaign, Anthem Decides to Cover Artificial Pancreas Systems

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NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, today announced that its Coverage2Control campaign swayed Anthem, America’s second-largest health insurance company, to cover artificial pancreas (AP) systems. Anthem changed its policy after engaging with JDRF, hearing from the T1D community, and closely evaluating scientific literature that…

MUFG and The Student Conservation Association Team Up to Support Conservation during “MUFG Gives Back” Volunteer Month

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LOS ANGELES, Nov. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — MUFG Union Bank, N.A. (MUFG) today announced its partnership with The Student Conservation Association (SCA) to officially launch “MUFG Gives Back” volunteer month.  This past Saturday, MUFG and SCA kicked off the month of November helping conserve public lands in Seattle and New York City. Five additional events are…

State Senator Toni Atkins Endorses Colonel Doug Applegate for Congress

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VISTA, Calif., Oct. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — We are honored to announce that State Senator Toni Atkins has endorsed Colonel Doug Applegate for California’s 49th Congressional District.  In endorsing Colonel Applegate, Senator Atkins said, “Doug Applegate’s 2016 race against Darrell Issa made San Diegans believe that the 49th district was winnable. I know that he can…

GARP Buy Side Risk Managers Forum Publishes 'Liquidity Risk Principles for Asset Managers'

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Leading buy side risk professionals create a guide on liquidity risk in the context of investment management for external clients.  JERSEY CITY, N.J., Oct. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP) Buy Side Risk Managers Forum is announcing the publication of Liquidity Risk Principles for Asset Managers, a statement of principles and…

Introducing iguacu: A First-of-its-Kind Nonprofit Service for Effective and Easy Global Giving

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BOSTON and LONDON, Oct. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Do you ever feel powerless when thinking about the families caught up in the civil war in Syria or the starvation in South Sudan? Now, that no longer has to be the case. Enter iguacu—a new kind of nonprofit, independent giving service—that is launching today to empower effective,…

Sage Intacct and GuideStar Announce Exclusive Relationship to Strengthen Stewardship of Funds for Nonprofit Finance Teams

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LAS VEGAS, Oct. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Advantage 2017 — Sage Intacct, the innovation and customer satisfaction leader in cloud financial management software, today announced a new, exclusive relationship with GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. During the opening keynote of Sage Intacct Advantage 2017 in Las Vegas, the two companies unveiled a…

Union Bank to Donate Funds for Northern California Fire Relief Efforts

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SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Union Bank today announced that the MUFG Union Bank Foundation will donate $110,000 to organizations providing disaster relief support to impacted communities in Northern California. The organizations that will receive donations include The Community Foundation Sonoma County – Sonoma County Relief Fund, Napa Valley Community Foundation – Disaster…

St Kitts and Nevis' Hurricane Relief Fund an Innovative Approach to Economic Citizenship

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LONDON, October 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — In a bid to remain agile amid an unpredictable hurricane season, St Kitts and Nevis has launched a new fund for their world-renown Citizenship by Investment Programme.