February 18, 2019

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The UPS Foundation to Award $2.6 Million in Environmental Grants

Posted: Sep 21, 2018 – 11:55 AM EST

ATLANTA, Sep. 21 /CSRwire/ - The UPS Foundation, which leads global citizenship and philanthropy programs for UPS (NYSE: UPS), announced it will award nearly $2.7 million in grants to preeminent environmental organizations worldwide. The missions of these organizations align with The UPS Foundation...

The Salvation Army Receives $1.25 Million Grant From the Walmart 2018 Hurricane Relief Fund at Foundation For The Carolinas to Aid Survivors of Hurricane Florence

Posted: Sep 21, 2018 – 11:30 AM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sep. 21 /CSRwire/ - Because of the generosity of Walmart and Sams Club customers, the Walmart 2018 Hurricane Relief Fund at Foundation For The Carolinas has contributed $1,250,000 to The Salvation Army. The $1.25 million grant will support The Salvation Armys...

Valley National Bank Launches “Valley for Veterans” Program to Support University of South Florida Students Who Are Veterans

Posted: Sep 21, 2018 – 11:22 AM EST

TAMPA, Fla. , Sep. 21 /CSRwire/ - Valley National Bank has announced a partnership with the University of South Floridas football program, which will contribute scholarship funds to first-generation USF students who are also U.S. military veterans. Valley, the season-presenting sponsor of USF...

The Walmart Foundation Announces New Round of Grants Available for Canadian Organizations Focused on Reducing Food Waste

Posted: Sep 21, 2018 – 10:05 AM EST

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Sep. 21 /CSRwire/ - The Walmart Foundation today announced that it is making $1.5 million USD ($1.89 million CAD) available to fund proposals from eligible non-profit organizations working to reduce food waste in Canada. The Walmart Foundation is seeking proposals from...

Mercy Corps: One Year Since Maria, Puerto Rico Is Back In Business But Deep Wounds Remain

Posted: Sep 20, 2018 – 03:10 PM EST

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Sep. 20 /CSRwire/ - One year after deadly Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, the global organization Mercy Corps is helping the islands small businesses, farmers and fishermen get back on their feet. With one in three workers in Puerto...

The Briad Group Raises $425,000 for the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption at Annual Charity Golf Outing

Posted: Sep 20, 2018 – 11:20 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sep. 20 /CSRwire/ - At its annual Charity Golf Outing in Somerset, NJ last week, The Briad Group presented the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption with a check for $425,000 and pledged additional contributions toward the Foundations commitment to dramatically increase...

YourCause Volunteer Manager Enhancements Deliver Innovation and Simplicity to Employee Experience

Posted: Sep 18, 2018 – 10:43 AM EST

PLANO, Texas, Sep. 18 /CSRwire/ - YourCause, LLC, the leader in enterprise philanthropy and corporate social responsibility technology, announced today an update to its Volunteer Manager product. This release combines new features and functionality, an improved user experience, and a modern technology architecture...

KFC Honors Founder’s 128th Birthday with First Global Community Outreach Project, Acts of Colonel-ness

Posted: Sep 18, 2018 – 09:00 AM EST

PLANO, Texas, Sep. 18 /CSRwire/ - KFC celebrated its first-ever global community outreach effort this September through a new, annual giving initiative called Acts of Colonel-ness, in honor of what would have been founder Colonel Harland Sanders 128th birthday. To bring the campaign...

National Forest Foundation Plants a Record 2.6 Million Trees in 2018

Posted: Sep 17, 2018 – 05:15 PM EST

MISSOULA, Mont., Sep. 17 /CSRwire/ - The National Forest Foundation (NFF) is pleased to announce it has planted more than 2.6 million trees in 2018, the largest number of trees planted in a single year by the NFF. We are thrilled to have...

The UPS Foundation Mobilizes its Disaster Relief Network and Pledges an Initial $1 Million to Hurricane Florence Relief Efforts

Posted: Sep 17, 2018 – 03:45 PM EST

ATLANTA, Sep. 17 /CSRwire/ - UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced a more than $1 million commitment through The UPS Foundation in support of recovery efforts following the devastating flooding, infrastructure damage and utility outages caused by Hurricane Florence. Through a combination of cash grants,...

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