Discussion FOCUS: World Refugee Week

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – Utah is home to more than 65,000 refugees from over 20 different countries. These are people who have left their country of origin due to political conflicts, wars, ethnic cleansing, regime change, forced displacement, etc. They often fear persecution for reasons related to race, religion, …

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How to stay cool on a budget this week

HANNIBAL (WFEM) – The Tri-States are heating up, and it will only get hotter. To stay cool on a budget, Lowe’s Deputy Director of Operations Misty Long suggests using ceiling fans in high traffic areas, cleaning and replacing air filters and coils, and ‘insulate your ceiling. Her number one money-saving …

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LNP wants $ 20 million social start-up fund for Qld

The National Liberal Party has pledged loans for social enterprise start-ups, a new budget watchdog and a customer service minister if it wins Queensland’s next election. Opposition Leader David Crisafulli used his budget response speech on Thursday to reveal his plans for lending to social enterprises to help employ vulnerable …

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Northwestern provides update on its social justice commitments and discusses future plans Northwestern provides updates on its social justice commitments

A year after Northwestern released its social justice pledges following the murder of George Floyd, University President Morton Schapiro provided an update on NU’s progress in a message to the community on Wednesday. The University’s ten commitments, which were announced in June 2020, included plans to increase diversity in the …

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Don Bosco Relief Services launches initiatives to help people affected by COVID-19 pandemic – India

(MissionNewswire) Don Bosco Relief Services, located in Chennai, India, in collaboration with the Salesian Provincial Planning and Development Office SURABI, has worked to help mitigate the impact of the second wave of COVID-19 that is devastating the country. The organization has launched a number of initiatives in recent months, including …

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