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November 21, 2014
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Thank You For Supporting the ICSC Foundation

With the upcoming U.S. Thanksgiving holiday, the ICSC Foundation would like to acknowledge the ICSC members for making this past year truly successful. Their generosity has allowed the foundation to increase the quantity and the amount of our retail real estate scholarships. A few works of thanks to the student who were impacted by our…

October 24, 2014
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ICSC’s Next Gen Comes Together for Next GENerosity

45 events all across North America Over 3,250 participants All coming together to network for a cause As Next GENerosity week comes to a close, congratulations go out to the Next Generation community and its committee leadership for an incredible campaign. For the past year, Next Gen and the ICSC Foundation have been collaborating on…

October 17, 2014
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Celebrating One Year of #MindfulMalls

Loading Thanks to all who sent us what you're doing for your communities! Keep the photos & videos coming! #MindfulMalls #ICSCFoundation #ICSC #RoundTwo @AtlanticStation @ShopCapCentre @mvdshopping View on Instagram Last year the ICSC Foundation launched #MindfulMalls, a Twitter campaign to promote and recognize the incredible generosity and community spirit within the shopping center industry. They…

October 3, 2014
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ICSC Foundation Commemorates 25th Anniversary

 The ICSC Foundation released its 2013 annual report which looks back at their 25th anniversary year. Highlights include: Awards of 54 scholarships to professionals, students and to increase industry diversity representing $171,500 in industry education Presentstions of 6 global Community Support Awards with $35,000 in community grants paid to charities the shopping center industry cares…

September 26, 2014
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Congratulations to Montreal Eaton Centre

Congratulations to Montreal Eaton Centre, an Ivanhoé Cambridge property, the 2014 ICSC Foundation Canadian Community Support Award recipient. For the last decade, Montreal Eaton Centre (MEC) has supported Dans La Rue, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping Montreal’s at-risk and homeless youth, through holiday campaigns that aimed to raise awareness and funds. 2013 marked Dans…

July 11, 2014
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Congratulations to 5 more scholarship winners!

  All though schools are out for the Summer, the ICSC Foundation has been hard at work helping the next generation of industry leaders.  The ICSC Foundation is in the middle of a Capital Campaign to expand our scholarship program. Click the below links to learn more about our winners and more about each scholarship.…

June 27, 2014
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The ICSC Foundation Diversity Reception at RECon

This year’s Diversity Reception was a great success at RECon! There were over 300 people who enjoyed the reception with drinks and hors d'oeuvre while mingling with new and old contacts that could share their experiences and views regarding diversity in the real estate and retail communities.  You can find pictures of the event here:…

June 6, 2014
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Albert Sussman International Community Support Award winner

The ICSC Foundation recently named the most #MindfulMall for 2014. Congratulations to the Albert Sussman International Community Support Award winner, Arabian Centres, who launched the “Fighting Breast Cancer” campaign across all twelve of their shopping centers in Saudi Arabia. The goal was to raise awareness of the importance of early detection, to provide education, support…

May 16, 2014
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Congratulations to The Mall at Cribbs Causeway in Bristol, UK

 Congratulations to The Mall at Cribbs Causeway in Bristol, the 2014 ICSC Foundation European Community Support Award recipient. In July 2013 Wallace & Gromit’s Grand Appeal launched the first fundraising public art trail featuring a licensed character with ‘Gromit Unleashed’. As the leading business partner, The Mall set out to help the charity beat its…

April 25, 2014
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#FoundationFridays: Lots of excitement for the ICSC Foundation – Gala and Campaign updates!

The ICSC Foundation Annual Gala at RECon is less than a month away. The exciting news is the gala is sold out! The quickest we have ever sold this event out—everyone wants to see Howie Mandel. If you are interested in attending, add your name to the waitlist. Contact ICSC Foundation at foundation@icsc.org or +1…