The programs vary in size but are often run by charitable pharmacies, nonprofits, or governments, and keep drugs out of landfills or incinerators, where an estimated $11 billion in unused medications are disposed of each year.
... goal is to improve recycling programs and make them more economical, Stony Brook and state officials said.A leader of the study estimated that 25% to 30% of Long Island trash is recycled, and that much more recyclable material is instead sent to landfills and incinerators.
More than three years after a faculty report urged Eastern Washington University to rethink its spending on athletics – and particularly football – at a time of widespread budget cuts in academics, a new universitywide program review is making a similar recommendation.
Her chapter responds to 350 disasters a year, about 80% of which are house fires, she estimates ...Sarah Jeter, the American Red Cross disaster program manager for the Longview area, told volunteers Saturday that while the organization provides free smoke alarm services year-round, Saturday's work would amount to six months' worth of installations.
Located on Norman between Fifth and Sixth avenues, RCO provides beds, meals, laundry services, a life skills program and case management to men experiencing homelessness ... Johnson-Bradford estimates RCO’s programs serve a total of 500 people annually.
Stacker analyzed data from the Census Bureau's Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates program's state and county estimates for 2021, released in December 2022, to find the number of children living in poverty in each state and Washington D.C.
The UNEnvironmentProgram (UNEP) estimates that more than 1 billion people are at high risk from extreme heat due to a lack of cooling access―the vast majority living in in Africa and Asia. Moreover, nearly one-third of the world’s population is exposed to deadly heat waves more than 20 days a year ... UN News ... 30 ... UN News ....
In Africa, where it is estimated that over 300,000 babies are born with sickle cell each year, newborn screening programs are just beginning to be established and the vast majority of children do not have access to hydroxyurea treatment ... "Many newborn screening programs are coming ...
Camp Sea Lab originated from this vision and was founded in 2000 with its first summer camp program. Over the last 23 years, the organization has expanded to year-round programming reaching an estimated 2,500 youth annually ... We have the same approach to our programming.
... for transportation programs and services, there were several parties who opposed the project ... The agency previously reported that the estimated revenue generated from the program will be about $500 million over 20 years, and it would be split between Metro and the city 50-50.
Jewel was surrounded by predators, robbed by mother, left alone with roaring debts ... In the early 2000s, she established a non-profit, offering free mental health programs so other children can be protected from suffering the same fate. Today, Jewel’s estimated net worth stands at $14 million. .
Early on in negotiations this November there was already a $94 million gap between what the union wanted in new pay, benefits and other programs and what the district was willing to offer. SPPS officials estimated that requests from the SPFE could top $106 million, and the ...