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Formula Expo Announces Presence of Double Podium Lotus F1TM Team

Experience innovative technology that drives competitive advantage in a sport where hundredths of a second count
May 9, 2012 – Austin, Texas – Formula ExpoTM, an event in partnership with Circuit of The AmericasTM (COTA), today announced Lotus F1TM Team’s presence at Formula Expo, scheduled for June 15-17, 2012. Following the team’s Bahrain Grand Prix double podium finish, the Lotus F1 Team has leapt from sixth to third in the Constructor’s Championship.

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Whole Foods Market Donates to Support Walk for the Water

Whole Foods Market presents $2,500 to A Legacy of Giving for Walk for the Water
Left to right: Paula DeLaCruz, Executive Coordinator of A Legacy of Giving, Traci Callan, Global Executive Coordinator of Whole Foods Market, Linda Brucker, Executive Director of A Legacy of Giving, Libby Malone, Development Co-Chair of A Legacy of Giving, Gregory Perrin, Chief Development Officer of The University of Texas Libraries and Development Co-Chair of A Legacy of Giving
Gift of $2,500 to A Legacy of Givi

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Central Texas Students Unite to Walk Towards a Healthier Future for Africa

Walk for the Water engages students from 33 Central Texas schools to raise $35,000 to build a new water system in Burundi, Africa
Austin, Texas – April 17, 2012 – A Legacy of Giving, a nonprofit that teaches students the value of philanthropy as part of their school curriculum, will host Walk for the Water on April 28, 2012 in partnership with the Gazelle Foundation. Organized to teach students about the lack of global access to clean water, Walk for the Water’s 3.

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OCZ Technology SSDs to Be Deployed in Scientific Computing Server Project at Johns Hopkins University

SSDs Enable New Approach to “Big Data” Problems in Scientific Computing 
SAN JOSE, CA – April 2, 2012 – OCZ Technology Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:OCZ), a leading provider of high-performance solid-state drives (SSDs) for computing devices and systems, is pleased to announce the Deneva 2 Series SSDs will be used as the storage device of choice in a pending ‘Data-Scope’ research project at The Johns Hopkins University (JHU) to create servers for scientific data processing.

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National Band Competition hosted throughout Texas

Finalists to perform at ACL Live at The Moody Theater
March 28, 2012 – Austin, Texas – Band of the Year 2012™ today announced the launch of this year’s mega music event, inviting bands of all genres from around the country to compete at the world famous ACL Live at The Moody Theater, for the title of Band of the Year 2012. The victor will perform during the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix™ race week in Austin, Texas this November.

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BRIO Tuscan Grille Makes Matters of the Heart a Priority During Heart Healthy Month This February

10% of all BRIO light menu sales February 18–22 will be donated to the Heart Hospital of Austin to help those in our community suffering from heart disease
February 6, 2013
WHAT:  In honor of Heart Healthy Month and the nationwide movement toward healthy dining, BRIO Tuscan Grille at the Austin Arboretum will be donating 10% of all light menu sales to the Heart Hospital of Austin to benefit the American Heart Association.

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A Legacy of Giving Speaks at United Nations Conference

Executive Director Shares the Power of Leveraging School Curriculum to Teach Philanthropy
Austin, Texas – Jan. 31, 2012 – A Legacy of Giving, a local nonprofit teaching children grades 1-12 the value of philanthropy, has been invited to participate as a keynote panelist at the United Nations Headquarters on February 3 for the Committee on Teaching About the United Nations (CTAUN) Annual Conference.

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