A five year, $2 million commitment from the UPS Foundation supports young women to become advocates and leaders

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A five year, $2 million commitment from the UPS Foundation supports young women to become advocates and leaders

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The UPS Foundation and the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) announce a five-year, $2 million commitment that supports young women to become advocates and leaders on issues such as environmental sustainability, the Millennium Development Goals and community development.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 - 11:00am

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) September 21, 2010 - Today at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting, The UPS Foundation and the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) announced a five-year, $2 million commitment that supports young women to become advocates and leaders on issues such as environmental sustainability, the Millennium Development Goals and community development.

The programs will provide girls and young women in 145 countries advocacy and leadership training, opportunities to speak out and take action at global platforms, deliver grass roots projects and learn through innovative education programs.

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Ronna Branch, UPS Public Relations
Rebecca Munro, World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts
+44 7790589706
Keywords: Donation | Eduardo Martinez | The UPS Foundation | WAGGGS | community development | environmental sustainablity

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