Addressing global challenges requires a collective and concerted effort, involving all actors. Through partnerships and alliances, and by pooling comparative advantages, we increase our chances success."
- Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary-General

National Corporate Philanthropy Day

25 February 2008

Today, in celebration of National Corporate Philanthropy Day, the Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy (CECP), a strategic partner of the United Nations Office for Partnerships, presents the Excellence in Corporate Philanthropy Awards to the CEOs of PNC Financial Services Group and Moody’s Corporation.

The winners, both financial firms, focus their efforts on critical education initiatives. In addition, nonprofit organization Community Voice Mail (nominated by Cisco Systems) receives the CECP Directors’ Nonprofit Award, including a $25,000 cash donation, for its integrated corporate partnerships.

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