The campaign will engage retired CCOs as well as faculty of colleges and universities nationwide to make a financial contribution to the Foundation this year
The LAGRANT Foundation (TLF) is launching a fundraising effort led by Charlotte Otto, retired P&G Chief Communications Officer (CCO) and current Senior Corporate Strategist at Weber Shandwick, and Steve Johnson, retired CCO of Union Bank and current Principal of Johnson Communications. They will co-chair a new initiative to engage retired CCOs and college faculty as donors to TLF.
"I'm pleased to help reach out to our retired CCO colleagues, distinguished faculty and others to get them in this game," said Otto. "Nothing less than the vibrant future of our profession is at stake. We desperately need far more diverse … [Continue reading...]
Our extraordinary network of Global Associates growing!
We have a presence in The Americas, Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East with multi-lingual, multi-disciplinary expertise among our 30 amazingly talented Associates. Associate Peter Cook and I now also are featured on Atlantic Speaker Bureau joining a distinguished international roster of speakers.
And there's much more exciting news among us!
Peter Cook met Richard Branson when his essay Dear Dad won #thevirginway competition Leadership Lessons Start At Home
Madelon Evers will lead Mastermind-Meetings for Women Leaders in English on 25 October and in German on 22 November.
Berrie Pelser, strategic advisor to Society3, propriety technology used to increase networking efficiency with … [Continue reading...]
September 21, 2014. Good News and Ben and Jerry’s are the last groups at the March. Ben and Jerry’s globe stated if it is melted it is ruined. We here at Good News with our series, The Water Hour are fully aware of the concerns of WATER. We helped create World Water Day at the UN with our associate Phil Sauers of the World Water Rescue Foundation. Our participation at the march was for Peace and for Water, in fact we feature a song that Pete Seeger titled Water not Weapons. Go to www.goodnewsplanet.com
Here is a link to the Ben and Jerry story. http://www.benjerry.com/whats-new/climate-march-recap
The People’s Climate March -
This is just the beginning
September 25, 2014
On September 21st, 400,000 people took to the streets of New York City to demand action, not rhetoric, … [Continue reading...]
PEACE DAY SUCCESS, NEW YORK, SAN JOSE AND THE WORLD
Brooklyn, New York: September 22, 2014. Thank you for all your good wishes, and work, we were able to edit and broadcast the Amanda Network event and our Times Square Event on the International Day of Peace to over 2,000 sites and stations worldwide, via www.peaceday.TV and our own sites. The events are powerful statements for moving Peace Forward. We will try to get the show on other TV stations as well, plus our Central Park/NYC event this year that was very special. China, Haiti, Sri Lanka and Vietnam joined the Peace Day Party.
Like everything... everyone is important and you all played a role in creating this Peace Day Event, thank you. Next year we will expand upon it, add more people, organizations and … [Continue reading...]
Oprah Winfrey and Dr. Shefali Tsabary reunite to continue the conversation about conscious parenting, and this time, the children speak out, in an all-new episode of the Emmy award-winning series “Oprah’s Lifeclass” airing Sunday, September 28 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.
In part two, Oprah and today’s leading expert on family dynamics and personal development, Dr. Shefali Tsabary, reveal what children really want their parents to know about how they feel when they yell at and criticize them. As part of a live studio audience of concerned families, the children’s parents react to what their kids have to say on tape. Dr. Shefali, the best-selling author of “The Conscious Parent: Transforming Ourselves, Empowering Our Children,” moderates the … [Continue reading...]
What’s Good News For You
Pfizer launches new campaign to inspire postmenopausal women to tune into their bodies
NEW YORK, N.Y., Sept. 23 – Every day, an estimated 6,000 women in the United States reach menopause. To inspire this growing population of women and to share her story, Golden Globe® winning actress Kim Cattrall has teamed up with Pfizer Inc. Working together for a healthier world™ (NYSE: PFE), makers of prescription menopause treatments for certain menopausal symptoms, to launch theTune In To Menopause™(www.TuneInToMenopause.com) campaign which is designed to bring the conversation front and center and motivate women during this time of life.
As an actress, Kim Cattrall had “pretend” hot flashes on-screen before she ever experienced them … [Continue reading...]
The Amanda Network, Anti-Bullying Campaign
September 20, 2014
3rd Annual Awareness Day and PEACE Rally
3rd Annual Awareness Day and
PEACE Rally www.peacedayparty.org was honored to be included in this important event and to broadcast it. May Peace Prevail on Earth, and Bullying is not Peace, tell all. Paul
Amanda Suzanne Brownell
April 29, 1992 - April 16, 2013
View video of Celebration of Life at: http://youtu.be/2DoxoFEfz2I
At only 16 years old, a junior, in high school, it was on December 11, 2008 when Amanda Suzanne Brownell tried to take her life in a bathroom at Del Mar High … [Continue reading...]
Special Events & Tours to the Hudson Valley's Bannerman Island -Wraps up for the Season.
Bannerman Island Special Fall Event -Oct. 2014- www.bannermancastle.org - A Patriotic concert tribute to Hudson Valley’s Civil War Volunteers, 3rd Sunday Music Tours and more on The Hudson River………. Program includes a cruise to and from Bannerman Island on the Bannerman Castle Trust’s motor vessel, The Estuary Steward, and a self- guided tour on Bannerman Island. Advance booking required for all tours. Boats depart weekends from the Historic river towns of Beacon & Newburgh, New York. Make your reservation at ZERVE.com or call 855-256-4007
photo courtesy reenactors
On Sat., October 18th , (rescheduled from July) Enjoy a Patriotic benefit concert tribute to the Hudson Valley’s … [Continue reading...]
'Pretty Amazing' Finalist, Fights To End HIV/AIDS Stigma and Bullying Through The Sharing Of Her Own Life Experience…
A memoir by Paige Rawl
Paige Rawl was just like any other normal girl. She was a cheerleader, an honor roll student, a soccer player. She was pretty and popular, known as one of the good kids at her Indianapolis middle school. She just happened to be born HIV+. Her mom told her when she was eleven. Paige thought nothing of it; it was just like any other condition you needed to take medicine for, like allergies or asthma.
In her memoir, POSITIVE, Paige tells the story of what happened after she disclosed her HIV-positive status in order to comfort her best friend. Within the next few hours, everyone at her middle school knew. … [Continue reading...]
Where Silicon Valley meets Madison Avenue
September 15th, 2014
NASDAQ OMX, 4 Times Square, NYC, NY 10036
OnMedia is the annual summit in New York City that gathers the brightest minds and top entrepreneurs, investors, and corporate players in social media, advertising, and commerce. This exclusive event treats attendees to a high-level debate and discourse on top trends and opportunities in the booming Internet media, advertising, and commerce sectors. OnMedia is produced in an intimate and social setting, where participants can easily meet up, socially network, and make deals happen.
At OnMedia, AlwaysOn editors honor the OnMedia 100 Top Private Companies and present the Power Players in Digital Media—the investors, media buyers, and big media dealmakers championing digital media … [Continue reading...]
www.peacedayparty.org joining People’s Climate march. We speak to Dan Sherrell at http://www.350.0rg/ . We will meet at 1PM at 65<sup>th</sup> and CPW and march as a Human Peace Sign to the 34 st. and 11 Ave. location and create a larger Human Peace Sign. We will hold the flags of the Un from the World Peace Prayer Society, Hugg A Planets representing the rest of the world and the animal and plant kingdom. We will walk over from our Human Peace Sign in Central Park at 10am at the Band Shell at 72<sup>nd</sup> Street/Crossover/The Mall where we are an event at the International Peace Vigil, which we have been involved for 13 years. Here is the latest press release from Peoples Climate March.
300+ Campuses Back-To-School Organizing Efforts to Send … [Continue reading...]
You are cordially invited to attend
The 7th Enlightenment Luncheon
Hosted by Stephanie Blank, Lisa Rayner,
Andrea Young and Laura Seydel
Our Changing Climate is Changing Our Weather:
How We Can Protect Our Families
October 3, 2014
11:00 – 2:00 pm
Lunch begins at 12:00 pm
The St. Regis Atlanta
88 West Paces Ferry Rd NW
Atlanta, GA 30305
To join us as a Table Host, purchase your table now, by clicking here.
Please reserve your table by September 26, 2014, as seating is limited.
$750 Table Host (seats 10)
$1,000 Premium Table Host (seats 10 and ensures best placement)
Luncheon includes a delicious locally-grown meal & silent auction.
Guest speakers include:
Dr. Marshall Shepherd, was the 2013 President of American … [Continue reading...]
LATEST NEWS ABOUT PEACE, CHILDREN & THE ENVIRONMENT
Our PEACE initiative continues…Our Peace Day Party nonproit will be the CLOSING ORGANIZATION for the People’s Climate March on 9/21. We will create a walking HUMAN PEACE SIGN, meeting at 12:30PM at 72nd/Central Park West. United we will walk the route and close the March, with a very big Peace Sign at aprox. 38th/11th.
This will follow our Human Peace Sign Ceremony, as part of the Vigil for International Peace and Ecology in Central Park Band Shell at 72nd street/The Mall. We gather there at 10am.
Dan Sherrell, from the Sierra Club NYC organizers for the People’s Climate March states, “Climate change is intimately connected to the dynamics of WAR & PEACE, so I am glad that the Peace Day Party will … [Continue reading...]
David Post is entrepreneur with six startups. He was a pioneer in the wireless-paging industry creating the largest paging-wireless company, Page America which he sold to GE. Founder of CSI which won the New York City Cellular license. Experieced in artificial intelligence and holder of two patents. He has brought together bloggers and entrepreneurs onto a new platform called Crowdof.us … [Continue reading...]
11 Days of Global Unity 2014 is almost here and it is our 10th Anniversary! I am inspired, amazed and grateful for the extraordinary outpouring of Wisdom, Compassion and Action by all our 11 Days partners, allied organizations and visionary supporters - from taking action for Peace On Earth (with 1000s of groups and events for the International Day of Peace Sept. 21st) to taking action for Peace With Earth (with 1000s of groups and events for the People's Climate March also on Sept. 21st)! By working together we can heal ourselves, our communities and the world!
Summit Fever is here!
3 Major Summits Participating in 11 Days of Global Unity 2014!
See Full Details … [Continue reading...]
Get the book here: http://fpmt.org/education/teachings/sutras/golden-light-sutra/download/
Dame Zhen Joy Lin for Peace, Love, Harmony, Health and Joy to the world for The United Nation's Internal Day of PeaceSeptember 21 and beyond. "Golden Light Sutra is extreamly power and beneficial for you self, your family and all world will make you up, up, up till your good wishes come true. just like million Sun are shining the golden light to the world."
Lama Zopa Rinpoche handed Dame Zhen Joy Lin the Gold book of Golden Light Sutra and told her in Washington DC 2007 and want her to share to the world.
Sutra of Golden Light At the beginning of the Sutra of Golden Light, Buddha Shakyamuni, the Tathagata, the Arhat, the Fully Enlightened, calls to anyone experiencing misery and … [Continue reading...]
P O S T - E V E N T M E D I A A L E R T the 10th Annual Charles Evans PCF Pro-Am Tour 2014 Hamptons Tennis Tournament benefiting WHO:
Jared Palmer (Pro)
Ashley Fisher (Pro)
Bonnie Pfeifer Evans (Charles Evans Trust)
Michael Milken (PCF Founder, Chairman)
Dr. Jonathan Simons, MD (PCF … [Continue reading...]
At only 16 years old, a junior, in high school, it was on December 11, 2008 when Amanda Suzanne Brownell tried to take her life in a bathroom at Del Mar High School in San Jose, California. This was a result of the bullying, sexual bullying, and cyber bullying she endured through MySpace, Facebook, AIM, and the 3500 text MESSAGES she received the month before her suicide attempt. Amanda, suffered severe brain damage, unable to speak or care for herself.
After almost 4 and 1/2 years Amanda decided that her job here was done. She was hospitalized with pneumonia and seizures on March 13, 2013, while her parents were in Hawaii on vacation. On March 23, Amanda did not want to be poked and squeezed anymore. She was done and did not want any type of medicine or food. There was a family meeting … [Continue reading...]