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Habitat for Humanity and Wells Fargo Team Up with Veterans to Improve 100 Homes

Posted: May 25, 2017 – 04:30 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, May 25 /CSRwire/ - Habitat for Humanity and Wells Fargo Company (NYSE: WFC) today announced a new commitment to improve 100 homes with veterans in nearly 30 communities across the country from Seattle to South Palm Beach, Florida. Launched in May...

Samsung Employees Nationwide Swap the Office for Day of Service

Posted: May 19, 2017 – 04:30 PM EST

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., May 19 /CSRwire/ - Samsung Electronics America, Inc. today will host its bi-annual, companywide Day of Service throughout their national locations in New Jersey, New York, Texas, California and Washington, D.C. and regional offices. The event, which occurs each spring...

Covestro, Greenlight for Girls Inspire Houston Girls to Pursue STEM

Posted: May 15, 2017 – 03:30 PM EST

BAYTOWN, Texas, May 15 /CSRwire/ - International science education expert and engineer Melissa Rancourt brought her global greenlight for girls (g4g) initiative to Space Center Houston today. Hundreds of local girls, ages 11-15, participated in the day-long interactive, hands-on science event with retired...

Transforming Technology Pro Bono: New Tool for Nonprofits Released by Taproot Foundation and VMware Foundation

Posted: May 10, 2017 – 03:10 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif., May 10 /CSRwire/ - The median technology budget of nonprofits is less than 2% of each organizations total operating budget, and most nonprofits are not confident that they have enough skilled staff or training to effectively use technology, according to NTENs...

Corporate Volunteering Grows as Key Driver of Workplace Culture

Posted: Apr 27, 2017 – 01:33 PM EST

CALGARY, AB, Apr. 27 /CSRwire/ - In recognition of National Volunteer Week taking place April 23-29, Benevity shares that Spark, its market leading cloud solution for workplace giving, grantmaking and volunteering was used by enterprise clients to achieve record growth in volunteering, helping...

16th Annual Arkansas River Trash Roundup Set for Earth Day, April 22

Posted: Apr 21, 2017 – 12:35 PM EST

WICHITA, Apr. 21 /CSRwire/ - Taking place on Earth Day, the 16th annual Arkansas River Trash Roundup will see hundreds of volunteers remove tons of garbage from downtown area waters, benefitting both the river and wetlands restoration efforts at Wichitas Great Plains Nature...

Comcast NBCUniversal Celebrates Year-Round Commitment to Volunteerism During Annual Cares Day

Posted: Apr 20, 2017 – 04:11 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA, Apr. 20 /CSRwire/ - On Saturday, April 22nd, more than 100,000 Comcast NBCUniversal employees, and their families and friends, and community partners will participate in the 16th annual Comcast Cares Day, the nations largest single-day corporate volunteer effort and a culmination of...

CA Technologies Celebrates CA Together in Action, Annual Employee Volunteer Initiative

Posted: Apr 17, 2017 – 10:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Apr. 17 /CSRwire/ - Today, CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) kicked off CA Together in Action, the companys annual employee volunteer initiative. From Monday, April 17 to Friday, April 21, CA employees around the world will take time out of their workday...

Rebuilding Together, Lowe’s to 'Rebuild-A-Block' in Communities Throughout the Country

Posted: Apr 13, 2017 – 03:30 PM EST

WASHINGTON D.C., Apr. 13 /CSRwire/ - Rebuilding Together, a leading national non-profit rebuilding communities in need across the country, will partner with Lowe's to launch its Rebuild-a-Block program and restore homes and neighborhood service centers in Tampa, Fla., Henderson, Nev. and Fayetteville, N.C....

Covestro’s Lucore on Philanthropy for the 21st Century

Posted: Mar 28, 2017 – 11:02 AM EST

PITTSBURGH, Mar. 28 /CSRwire/ - Rebecca Lucore, head of sustainability and corporate social responsibility at Covestro LLC and a leading voice in Corporate America for skills-based volunteerism, has nominated Pittsburgh to be the headquarters for the Purpose Economy in a new Huffington Post...

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