NEWS IN BRIEF
- Second Chances are for Everyone. Silvis, Helen // Skanner (Seattle, WA & Portland, OR Combined Edition);7/10/2013, Vol. 35 Issue 40, p1
The article focuses on the nonprofit organization Second Chances are for Everyone (SCAFÃ‰) in Portland, Oregon which goal is to help former prisoners overcome the barrier to employment.
- WorldBed leaders tour Haiti, return with positive report. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;11/5/2012, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p18
The article informs that members of nonprofit organization WorldBed have returned with good results from Haiti regarding effectiveness of their mission of providing aid to needy people which is going there since a major earthquake took place in 2010.
- Sewa Int'l Releases $10,000 For Earthquake Victims. // India -- West;9/30/2011, Vol. 36 Issue 45, pA16
The article reports on the 10,000-U.S.-dollar donation of Sewa International USA to the earthquake victims in Sikkim, India.
- GOOD WORKS. Peters, Mitchell // Billboard;1/30/2010, Vol. 122 Issue 4, p53
The article announces that several popular bands and recording artists have donated exclusive songs to the nonprofit organization Music for Relief in an effort to raise funds for earthquake relief in Haiti, including Alanis Morissette, the All-American Rejects, and Dave Matthews Band.
- A stroke of Luck. Johnson, Danielle // Management Accounting: Magazine for Chartered Management Account;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 78 Issue 7, p9
Discusses the appointment of Keith Luck as director of resources at the Metropolitan Police Service in Great Britain. His responsibilities; Challenges he faced; His role in ensuring the smooth delivery of the corporate business needs of MPS.
- Met to offer bounty to boost ethnic levels. // Personnel Today;12/10/2002, p4
Reports on the introduction of recruitment bonus by Great Britain Metropolitan Police Service in a bid to improve the rate of recruitment among ethnic minorities. Measures taken to improve the image of being institutionally racist; Process of recruitment.
- Strength in languages. // Eastern Eye;7/24/2015, Issue 1312, p2
The article focuses on the move of the Metropolitan Police Service in Great Britain to hire police officers who are knowledgeable with second language.
- Met Police to shed 50 PR jobs. Magee, Kate // PRWeek (London);4/5/2013, p2
The article reports that the Metropolitan Police Service (Met) from London, England, plans to cut down its communications staff to reduce its overall budget, and cites that Martin Fewell, director of media and communications at the Met, will rearrange the remaining staff into a central department.
- Stepping Toward Independence. Avis, Ed // Independent Banker;Feb2015, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p72
The article focuses on steps taken by employees of Spencer Savings Bank in Elmwood Park, New Jersey in dealing with challenges to provide jobs to people recovering from drug addiction and recently out of prison. Topics discussed include volunteering in job interview training sessions provided by...