CSR Minute: Case Foundation Joins Startup America Partnership, with Marion Ewing Kauffman Foundation; Hubbell Lighting Earns LEED Certification for University of Nebraska

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CSR Minute: Case Foundation Joins Startup America Partnership, with Marion Ewing Kauffman Foundation; Hubbell Lighting Earns LEED Certification for University of Nebraska

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

Tuesday, February 8, 2011 - 8:27am

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The Case Foundation has joined The Startup America Partnership, an initiative by the White House  to create quality jobs. Funded by the Case Foundation and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, the partnership will be headed by Steve Case, co-founder of AOL and chairman of the Case Foundation. The project will bring together top entrepreneurs, startup firm funders, CEOs, foundations, and other leaders to help entrepreneurial companies start or grow. Partners will contribute funds to existing proven models and develop new business programs.

Hubbell Lighting has provided energy efficient illumination for a five-story parking garage at the University of Nebraska. The garage has achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certification, an award from the US Green Building Council, in a first for the state of Nebraska for this type of structure. The lighting by Hubbell includes state-of-the-art fixtures for both indoor and outdoor illumination created by Engineering Technologies.

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