Nokian Tyres is the First Tire Company to Have Its Ambitious Greenhouse Gas Reduction Targets Approved

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NOKIA, Finland – Nokian Tyres is the first tire company to have its emissions reduction targets approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). The targets covering greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from Nokian Tyres’ operations (scopes 1 and 2*) are consistent with reductions required to keep climate warming to 1.5°C, what the latest climate science has told us is needed to prevent the most damaging effects of climate change. Nokian Tyres has committed to reducing: Scope 1 and 2 GHG emissions by 40 percent per ton of tires from a 2015 base year Scope 3 GHG emissions from purchased goods … Read More

Nashville Walmart Stores and Sam’s Clubs To Raise Money For Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt

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Public invited to participate in campaign that helps provide critical patient care for local sick and injured children NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 10, 2019) – All Nashville Walmart stores and Sam’s Clubs today kick off this year’s Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMN Hospitals) fundraising campaign to help treat local children who are sick or injured. All money raised during the Nashville CMN Hospitals campaign directly benefits Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt to fund critical treatments, pediatric medical equipment, research and charitable care. The Walmart–Sam’s Club CMN Hospitals campaign runs from June 10 through July 7. “It’s inspiring to see … Read More

NMAAM will host Sounds of Social Justice with NFL players, musicians

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 11, 2019) –The National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM) will host Sounds of Social Justice, a fundraising event focused on the intersection of music, athletes and activism, on Wednesday, April 24, at 5 p.m. at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel, located at 611 Commerce Street. The event will feature a panel discussion moderated by Michael Eric Dyson, Georgetown University professor, activist, media personality and renowned author, with the following panelists: Malcolm Jenkins, two-time Super Bowl champion, three-time Pro Bowl safety (Philadelphia Eagles) and co-founder of Players Coalition, a nonprofit organization created to impact racial and social inequality … Read More

MP&F Wants to Introduce You To Nogmented RealityTM!

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The holidays are in full swing, and we know they can be stressful. The shopping, the wrapping, the decorating, the traveling … it can be a lot. To help, we’ve created Nogmented RealityTM! Follow these five steps to nogment your reality (actual results may vary): Drink eggnog. (See our go-to recipe below.) Lie down. (Couch recommended.) Place the MP&F holiday card across the bridge of your nose. (We hope you got an MP&F holiday card. If not, respond to this email with your address, and we’ll put one in the mail to you right away!) Let stress float away as … Read More