October 28, 2016

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Astellas and Donate Life America Attempt to Achieve GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Title for Organ Donor Registrations

Published: Oct 27, 2016 – 01:54 PM EST

NORTHBROOK, Ill. and RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 27 /CSRwire/ - At any given moment in America, there are more than 120,000 men, women and children awaiting lifesaving organ transplant(1). To bring greater focus to the critical importance of organ donation, Astellas and Donate Life...

Morgan Stanley Healthy Cities Arrives in Baltimore, MD, Offering Wellness, Nutrition and Play Programming to Thousands of Residents

Published: Oct 21, 2016 – 04:55 PM EST

NEW YORK, Oct. 21 /CSRwire/ - Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) today announced Baltimore as its ninth Healthy Cities location and officially kicked off the program with a playground build at The Family Recovery Program. Working with the Maryland Food Bank, a network of...

U.S. Chamber Foundation and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Seek Nominations to Recognize Healthy Communities and Businesses

Published: Oct 20, 2016 – 12:30 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Oct. 20 /CSRwire/ - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation today opened the nomination process for the Health Means Business Healthy10 Awards. The inaugural awards program will honor ten businesses or partnerships that work to improve community wellness through greater economic opportunity....

Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation Joins White House Cancer Moonshot

Published: Oct 17, 2016 – 06:24 PM EST

NEW YORK, Oct. 17 /CSRwire/ - Today the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation joins the White House Cancer Moonshot initiative through its commitment to addressing health disparities in cancer care. In response to the Cancer Moonshot, the Foundation is committing $25 million in new funding...

Astellas Oncology Announces Winning C3 Prize™ Ideas in Virtual Reality, Online Patient Support and Fatigue-Reducing Light Therapy to Change Cancer Care

Published: Oct 12, 2016 – 06:45 PM EST

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Oct. 12 /CSRwire/ - Astellas Oncology announced the three winners of the inaugural C3 Prize - a global challenge designed to acknowledge non-medicine innovations to improve the cancer care experience for patients, caregivers and their loved ones - during the European...

Las Vegas Builds 35,000 Hygiene Kits with Clean the World at The Venetian

Published: Oct 07, 2016 – 04:06 PM EST

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 07 /CSRwire/ - Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) completed part of its worldwide volunteer effort last Saturday, October 1 to build 100,000 hygiene kits this year for social enterprise Clean the World to help improve the health and well-being...

Healthcare Plastics Recycling Council Convenes Workshop to Explore How Circular Economy Principles Can Be Applied to Healthcare Plastics in the EU

Published: Oct 05, 2016 – 03:00 PM EST

OXFORD, England, Oct. 05 /CSRwire/ - The Healthcare Plastics Recycling Council (HPRC) convened a workshop today in Oxford, England to begin dialogue on how circular economy thinking could apply to healthcare plastics in the European Union as a means to enable greater recycling...

New Survey Reveals Men's Involvement Critical in Efforts to End Domestic Abuse

Published: Oct 04, 2016 – 12:37 PM EST

DALLAS, Texas , Oct. 04 /CSRwire/ - Domestic violence is not just a women's issue. That's the key message that resonated among more than 850 domestic violence organizations nationwide in Mary Kay's 2016 Truth About Abuse Survey, which reveals that nine out of...

mothers2mothers Announces Secured Partners and Launch Date for the Every Child Deserves a Birthday Campaign

Published: Sep 28, 2016 – 01:31 PM EST

Los Angeles, Calif., Sep. 28 /CSRwire/ - Recognized by the United Nations for its lifesaving model to eliminate pediatric AIDS and promote healthy motherhood, mothers2mothers (m2m) will mark its 15th birthday on Tuesday, October 4 with a year-long global initiative-Change Tomorrow Today-celebrating m2m's...

Morgan Stanley Renews $8 Million Commitment with Feeding America, the Nation’s Leading Hunger-Relief Charity

Published: Sep 22, 2016 – 04:14 PM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 22 /CSRwire/ - The Morgan Stanley Foundation today announced its renewed commitment to hunger relief through a new $8 million, four-year pledge to Feeding America to support children's hunger and produce programs. This grant will build on the Firm's $13...



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