The Edmond Sun: Africa Rural Connect Launches Second Chance Contest

Africa Rural Connect, an online program of the National Peace Corps Association that brings together people from across the world to help solve rural Africa’s greatest challenges, announced recently a new contest designed to give a “second chance” to past submissions. The Second Chance Ideas Contest will run through Nov. 30 and all submissions must Read more about The Edmond Sun: Africa Rural Connect Launches Second Chance Contest[…]

Hollywood on the Potomac: Golfing for Veterans

Over 150 people gathered at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Club in Gainesville, Va., last week to raise money for the Pentagon Federal Credit Union Foundation (PenFed Foundation), which helps meet the unmet needs of military personnel and their families through emergency financial support, grants for first-time homebuyers and free financial counseling. Click here for Read more about Hollywood on the Potomac: Golfing for Veterans[…]

The Los Angeles Times: Is Soccer Really a Numbers Game?

For decades many soccer coaches viewed statistics other than goals and saves as nothing more than meaningless curiosities. But now, inspired in part by the “Moneyball”-fueled rush to break every game down to the sum of its parts, the sport is taking a new look at numbers.”There’s a sea change occurring,” says Mark Roberts, whose Read more about The Los Angeles Times: Is Soccer Really a Numbers Game?[…]

Marine Corps Association & Foundation: Ninth Annual Military Heroes Golf Classic

The Pentagon Federal Credit Union Foundation (PenFed Foundation), a nationally recognized nonprofit organization working to meet the unmet needs of military personnel and their families, announced today it will hold the Ninth Annual Military Heroes Golf Classic on Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, in Gainesville, Va. Click here for the full story.

Woodworking Network: OFM Furniture and Swingline Sponsor Hands Off My Stapler Contest

OFM, a manufacturer and distributor of office and school furniture, and stapler maker Swingline, have joined together to cosponsor the tongue-in-cheek Hands Off My Stapler Contest.The Hands Off My Stapler Contest seeks creative methods office workers use to safeguard their stapler, such as making a chain out rubber bands and paper clips. “We know that Read more about Woodworking Network: OFM Furniture and Swingline Sponsor Hands Off My Stapler Contest[…]