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Wildlife tourism a $19 billion industry to Gulf of Mexico states

July 8, 2013

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The wildlife tourism industry in the Gulf of Mexico states is a $19 billion industry and generates 2.6 million jobs, according to a report released today by Datu Reseach, an economic research firm. The study was funded by Environmental Defense Fund with support from the Walton Family Foundation. “Wildlife Tourism and the Gulf Coast Economy” concluded […]

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Teach for America-Delta awarded $4.3M grant from Walton Family Foundation

June 25, 2013

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Teach for America in the Arkansas and Mississippi Delta region will share a $4.3 million grant by the Walton Family Foundation to support placement of 1,000 teachers in grades K-12 over the next two years. Teach for America is a national organization that recruits and develops “corps members” to commit two years to teach in […]

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