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Accreditation of the Certified Industrial Hygienist Program
Accreditation of the Certified Industrial Hygienist Program
7/28/2014 10:03:56 AM
Accreditation of a certification program is the process by which an entity recognizes a program as conforming to a standard.  It is essential for developing a certification that is recognized by government agencies and industry and provides true value for the certification holder.   ABIH, as the certifying board for the CIH program, is dedicated to maintaining uncompromised …
Yale Locks & Hardware to donate 10 percent of online purchases to Habitat for Humanity
7/23/2014 12:49:37 PM
Yale Locks & Hardware has partnered with Habitat for Humanity on a 90-day program to donate 10 percent of purchases on its shopping site, www.yale2you.com , to help Habitat create affordable housing, while also offering homeowners a 10 percent discount on purchases. During the 90-day sales event, which began on July 21, consumers can visit …
ABIH’s LinkedIn Group Celebrates 500 Members & Growing
ABIH’s LinkedIn Group Celebrates 500 Members & Growing
7/21/2014 10:25:25 AM
Earlier this month, the American Board of Industrial Hygiene’s LinkedIn group reached a new milestone with its 500th member.  The LinkedIn group, launched in late 2012, has been growing at a steady rate as more Certified Industrial Hygienists (CIHs) and the greater industrial hygiene community turn to social media for news and information.     Social media has become a rapid …
More Than 20,000 Students to Benefit from State Farm School Supply Drive
7/20/2014 9:35:22 AM
State Farm agents offices throughout Miami-Dade will be collecting school supply donations to support local students and teachers through August 18th. The supplies, matched with a $10,000 contribution in supplies from State Farm, will be distributed in September to more than 250 teachers working in under-resourced Miami-Dade County schools through Teach For America, as well as …
New, Free SAE International Virtual Symposium Explores Trends in Systems Engineering
7/17/2014 9:31:08 AM
SAE International offers a free, virtual symposium that explores the latest trends impacting today’s systems engineering teams and provides the latest knowledge, insight, and solutions so professionals can respond and adapt to changes, internally and externally, while delivering market-leading products. The “ 2014 Continuous Engineering Virtual Symposium: Cutting-Edge …
Little City Receives Grant from Million Dollar Round Table Foundation
Little City Receives Grant from Million Dollar Round Table Foundation
7/16/2014 10:42:08 AM
As part of its Worldwide Grant Program, the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) Foundation awarded a $3,500 grant to Little City Foundation. This grant will help support Little City’s nursing staff who help care for the children and adults with autism and other intellectual and developmental disabilities served at Little City’s 56-acre Palatine campus. For more than 50 years, …
Just Over Two Weeks Left to Submit Completed Applications for the Fall 2014 CIH Exam
Just Over Two Weeks Left to Submit Completed Applications for the Fall 2014 CIH Exam
7/14/2014 11:04:19 AM
With just over two weeks left before the August 1st deadline for Applicants to submit their completed applications, the staff at the American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABIH) is working diligently to ensure that all paperwork they receive is processed for those planning to take the Fall CIH Exam.  The exam period runs from October through November and this is the last …
Shedd Aquarium Announces 2015 Shedd Adventures Trips
7/13/2014 9:09:21 AM
Shedd Aquarium , a renowned leader in animal care, conservation and education, announces its line-up for the 2015 Shedd Adventures travel program. Geared toward adventurers with a passion for wildlife, upcoming trips include Fiji , Costa Rica , Canada and South Africa . “ Shedd Adventures are custom-designed programs for travelers and cater to their love of nature …
Audubon and Toyota Invite Applicants for 2014 Fellowship and Innovation Grants
7/13/2014 9:05:41 AM
Toyota TogetherGreen, a conservation initiative of the National Audubon Society and Toyota, is pleased to invite applicants for its 2014 fellowship and innovation grants program. The program supports and fosters diverse, community-driven conservation projects that result in sustainable and innovative solutions. This year, Audubon will award 20 Toyota TogetherGreen fellowships …
Feeding America Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator
7/12/2014 12:05:44 PM
Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization, today announced that for the third consecutive year it has earned a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator. The ratings service pointed to Feeding America’s sound fiscal management practices and commitment to accountability and transparency as the main reasons for the highest honor. “Feeding America’s …
Major US Companies: Unmet Renewable Energy Demand Requires Market Shift
7/11/2014 1:46:54 PM
Seeking to increase availability of cost-competitive renewable energy to run their businesses, 12 leading companies today signed the Renewable Energy Buyers’ Principles to better communicate their purchasing needs and expectations to the marketplace. The companies – Bloomberg, Facebook, General Motors, Hewlett-Packard, Intel, Johnson & Johnson, Mars, Novelis, Procter …
American Brain Tumor Association Patient and Family Conference Offers Rare Chance to Participate in Tumor Board Case Discussion
7/10/2014 2:26:05 PM
With more than 120 types of brain tumors, there is no one-size-fits all approach to treatment. That is why in some instances, physicians engage the expertise of colleagues across specialties for discussion of a particular case. This multidisciplinary group is called a “tumor board” and is where these physicians can discuss each case to define the optimal treatment for a …
James Insurance Agency Inaugurates Charity Program in the Jackson, MS Area, and Debuts With Campaign to Assist Families in Emergency Situations
James Insurance Agency Inaugurates Charity Program in the Jackson, MS Area, and Debuts With Campaign to Assist Families in Emergency Situations
7/9/2014 5:59:33 PM
Jackson, MS – James Insurance Agency in Jackson, MS announced the debut of its charity program designed to benefit the local community. The agency will work closely with nonprofit organizations in the area, to nominate a new beneficiary every 30-90 days. The idea is to create a campaign to help the elected individual, family or programs with immediate support by bringing …
Looking for 100 college students to help with an online beta test.
7/8/2014 2:17:45 PM
We’ll soon begin testing a new online personal college advisory service.  If you agree to help, we’ll ask you to go to a website as if you were seeking some expert guidance with selecting a field of study and a college.  You will fill in some personal preferences like online or classroom, full time or part time, and some other things a prospective enrollee would think about.  …
Liljenberg Insurance Group Inaugurates Charity Program in the Arlington, TX Area, and Debuts With Campaign to Collect Pet Food for Owners Who Are Struggling Financially
Liljenberg Insurance Group Inaugurates Charity Program in the Arlington, TX Area, and Debuts With Campaign to Collect Pet Food for Owners Who Are Struggling Financially
7/8/2014 1:11:01 PM
Arlington, TX – Liljenberg Insurance Group in Arlington, TX, announced the debut of its charity program designed to benefit the local community. The agency will work closely with nonprofit organizations in the area to nominate a new beneficiary every 30-90 days. The idea is to create a campaign to help the elected individual, family or programs with immediate support by …
Confidence Plus Insurance Initiates Charity Campaign to Collaborate with Sleep Train, an Organization that Strives to Help Children Living in Foster Care
7/8/2014 1:04:58 PM
Sacramento, CA –Confidence Plus Insurance has teamed up with Sleep Train Foster Kids to support local foster children in their transition, away from their biological family and into a temporary home.  Essential items like clothing, pajamas, shoes and school supplies need be replenished since many children leave their home with just the clothes on their backs.  To support …
Mlynarek Insurance Agency Inaugurates Charity Program in the Lake Orion, MI Area, and Debuts With Campaign to Build a Playground for Kids With Special Needs
Mlynarek Insurance Agency Inaugurates Charity Program in the Lake Orion, MI Area, and Debuts With Campaign to Build a Playground for Kids With Special Needs
7/8/2014 11:25:51 AM
Lake Orion, MI – Mlynarek Insurance Agency in Lake Orion, MI announced the debut of its charity program designed to benefit the local community. The agency will work closely with nonprofit organizations in the area, to nominate a new beneficiary every 30-90 days. The idea is to create a campaign to help the elected individual, family or programs with immediate support by …
Blanchard Insurance Agency Inaugurates Charity Program in the West Palm Beach, FL Area, and Debuts With Campaign to Raise Money for Low-Income Students
Blanchard Insurance Agency Inaugurates Charity Program in the West Palm Beach, FL Area, and Debuts With Campaign to Raise Money for Low-Income Students
7/8/2014 11:19:12 AM
West Palm Beach, FL –Blanchard Insurance Agency in Palm Beach Gardens, FL announced the debut of its charity program designed to benefit the local community. The agency will work closely with nonprofit organizations in the area to nominate a new beneficiary every 30-90 days. The idea is to create a campaign to help the elected individual, family or programs with immediate …
Martinez Insurance Group Inaugurates Charity Program in the Pembroke Pines, FL Area, and Debuts With Campaign to Support a Young Boy Suffering from Cerebral Palsy
Martinez Insurance Group Inaugurates Charity Program in the Pembroke Pines, FL Area, and Debuts With Campaign to Support a Young Boy Suffering from Cerebral Palsy
7/8/2014 11:08:15 AM
Pembroke Pines, FL – Martinez Insurance Group in Pembroke Pines, FL announced the debut of its charity program designed to benefit the local community. The agency will work closely with nonprofit organizations in the area, to nominate a new beneficiary every 30-90 days. The idea is to create a campaign to help the elected individual, family or programs with immediate support …
The Provisor Group Inaugurates Educational Charity Program in the Cape Coral and Fort Myers, FL Area, and Debuts With Campaign to Give Innocent Children a Voice
The Provisor Group Inaugurates Educational Charity Program in the Cape Coral and Fort Myers, FL Area, and Debuts With Campaign to Give Innocent Children a Voice
7/8/2014 10:59:35 AM
Cape Coral and Fort Myers, FL – The Provisor Group in Cape Coral, FL announced the debut of its charity program designed to benefit the local community. The agency will work closely with nonprofit organizations in the area, to nominate a new beneficiary every 30-90 days. The idea is to create a campaign to help the elected individual, family or programs with immediate …