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State of the Liberal Arts: One of Nation’s Oldest Women’s Colleges Turns Focus to Leadership and Global Awareness

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Agnes Scott College is rebranding itself from a liberal arts college for women to an institution of higher learning for women who aspire to become leaders in an increasingly globalized world. And early results show that the strategic shift known as SUMMIT is paying off: the 127-year-old Decatur, Ga. school with deep ties to Coca-Cola welcomed its largest-ever freshman class to campus last fall, boosting total enrollment to 915 students. The journey

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Coke it Forward: Company Pilots Charitable ‘Buy 1, Donate 1’ Vending Machines

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In early-2014, Rayanna Perry heard a stat that piqued her curiosity and kindled an entrepreneurial energy she didn’t realize she had. “Half of the world’s population had not had a Coca-Cola in the last month,” recalled Perry, a global HR manager. “That blew my mind.” She went back to her office and jotted down a list of ideas to tackle the opportunity, including one with a clever name: “Coke it Forward.” The concept? To give consumers the ability

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Coca-Cola Pay It Forward Program Kicks Off 5th Year With Tyrese Gibson

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R&B star Tyrese Gibson joins Coca-Cola to help inspire and empower teens to strive for their highest potential through the 2016 Coca-Cola Pay It Forward program. Up to 25 students will a $5,000 scholarship and a trip to the Coca-Cola Pay It Forward Academy in Atlanta. Now through March 31, parents, relatives, friends and mentors can nominate an aspiring teen for the program at www.coke.com/payitforward. A longtime friend of Coca-Cola, Gibson

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Walmart, Coca-Cola and Industry Partners Donate 6.5 Million Bottles of Water to Schools in Flint, Mich.

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Walmart, Coca-Cola, Nestlé and PepsiCo will collectively donate water to meet the daily needs of more than 10,000 school children in Flint, Mich. for the remainder of 2016, the companies announced today. That translates to 176 truckloads, or up to 6.5 million bottles of water, to help with relief efforts for those affected by the Flint water crisis. Flint has been dealing with a water crisis for the last 19 months. In 2014, Flint left the Detroit

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Coke Toasts Miami Beach Centennial With Commemorative Bottle

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South Florida is known for its hot temperatures, sandy beaches and lively culture. And Coca-Cola has been front and center in the region these first few months of 2015, from celebrating birthdays to winning new business to helping local youth get moving to support charitable organizations. Miami Beach Celebrates Centennial  On March 26, 2015, Miami Beach will turn 100 years old, and Coca-Cola is helping to celebrate by releasing a commemorative,

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Pay it Forward: Coke, Steve Harvey Launch Mentoring Academy for Teens and Moms

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The Coca-Cola Pay It Forward program is back this year with an even stronger focus on African-American moms and their impact on the academic success of their teens. The 2015 program will offer up to 20 winners each a $5,000 scholarship and an invitation to the new Coca-Cola Pay It Forward Academy.A longstanding advocate of teen mentoring, comedian and media personality Steve Harvey returns as the program’s celebrity ambassador. He will

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Coca-Cola and Steve Harvey Partner to Motivate Moms and Teens through the New Coca-Cola Pay It Forward Academy

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Media Personality and Comedic Legend Teams Up with Coca-Cola to Open More Possibilities with the 2015 Coca-Cola Pay It Forward Program ATLANTA, Jan. 22, 2015 – The Coca-Cola Pay It Forward program returns with a stronger focus on African American moms and their impact on the academic success of their teens. Building on the initiative’s accomplishments, the 2015 program will offer up to 20 winners each a $5,000 scholarship and an invitation

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Coca-Cola Invests In Women Who Advance The World

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Company and Foundation Increase Focus on Women Entrepreneurship, Empowerment ATLANTA, Dec. 18, 2014 – Empowering women to thrive is a worldwide commitment of The Coca-Cola Company and one of three global priorities for The Coca-Cola Foundation. Its importance reverberates around the world, resonating especially in North America. More than $2 million in grants from The Coca-Cola Foundation was directed to organizations focused on

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Answering the Call of Duty

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When men and women answer the call of duty to serve our country, that journey begins with Basic Training. This is where they prepare their bodies and minds as they transition from civilian life to a military career. Self-discipline, responsibility, accountability and honor become more than mere words – it becomes their creed.  Growing up in a military family, I know the dedication it takes to stay “PT” (or physical training)

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2014 Partners in the Promise Awards

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Our Company recognized associates and internal teams who have made outstanding contributions to supplier diversity success in its annual Partners in the Promise Awards celebration. Held June 10, the ceremony honored suppliers who have excelled in product delivery, quality and services. Overall, our Company increased the total amount we spend with diverse suppliers by 14.8 percent, since 2012. Because of the Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE) consolidation

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