October 23, 2016

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HARTMANN Returns to Bolivia to Train Local Healthcare Professionals and Residents

Published: Oct 17, 2016 – 09:23 AM EST

HEIDENHEIM, GERMANY, Oct. 17 /CSRwire/ - Melina Challapa Targara is the sole nurse responsible for overseeing the health centre that serves 120 families in one of the poorest and hardest-to-reach areas in Bolivia - the Challa K'asa Communidad of Norte Potos. This week,...

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...

UPS to Hold More Than 300 Global Volunteer Events Worldwide

Published: Oct 03, 2016 – 04:09 PM EST

ATLANTA, Oct. 03 /CSRwire/ - During October, nearly 20,000 UPS (NYSE: UPS) employees on five continents around the world will participate in the company's 14th annual Global Volunteer Month. Employees are expected to donate 325,000 volunteer hours to more than 300 community service...

Points of Light Announces Seattle as Host City for the 2017 Conference on Volunteering and Service

Published: Sep 28, 2016 – 04:30 PM EST

ATLANTA, Sep. 28 /CSRwire/ - Points of Light announced today that Seattle will serve as host city for the 2017 Points of Light Conference on Volunteering and Service, which will be held June 19-21, 2017. Points of Light is calling for Conference workshop...

Teva Pharmaceuticals Accepting Applications for the 2017-18 Community Partnership Program through October 21, 2016

Published: Sep 19, 2016 – 12:16 PM EST

North Wales, PA., Sep. 19 /CSRwire/ - Teva Pharmaceuticals is now accepting entries for the 2017-18 Teva Community Partnership Program. Now in its third year, this exciting Teva program provides charitable funding and employee volunteers to qualified local organizations that support patients and...

Independence Blue Cross Launches 'Give For A Better Community' Campaign For United Way

Published: Sep 14, 2016 – 03:00 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA, Sep. 14 /CSRwire/ - Independence Blue Cross (Independence) today launched its 2016 campaign for the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (UWGPSNJ). Independence's campaign -- Give for a Better Community -- is a celebration of the unique history of...

IMPACT 2030 Inaugural Global Summit

Published: Sep 12, 2016 – 03:24 PM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 12 /CSRwire/ - IMPACT 2030, the only private-sector led coalition aligning human capital investments through employee volunteer programs to achieve the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), will host the inaugural IMPACT 2030 Global Summit from September 14 - 16,...

CBRE Group, Inc. Kicks Off Seventh-Annual BuildMonth

Published: Sep 09, 2016 – 02:55 PM EST

LOS ANGELES, Sep. 09 /CSRwire/ - CBRE Group, Inc. began its seventh-annual "BuildMonth" on September 1, 2016. BuildMonth, part of the company's Shelter Program, provides CBRE employees with the opportunity to volunteer for projects in their communities that improve housing options in low-income...

Disneyland Resort Helps Local Community Shine During Diamond Anniversary

Published: Sep 05, 2016 – 11:15 AM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif., Sep. 05 /CSRwire/ - The Disneyland Resort has been proud to call the city of Anaheim home for more than 60 years. To celebrate our 60th Diamond Anniversary, and thank residents in Anaheim and across Southern California, Disneyland Resort created several...

Keep America Beautiful’s National Planting Day Kicks Off Sept. 10

Published: Sep 01, 2016 – 05:27 PM EST

STAMFORD, Conn., Sep. 01 /CSRwire/ - Keep America Beautiful, the nation's leading nonprofit which envisions a country where every community is a clean, green and beautiful place to live, is mobilizing Americans to bolster their local ecosystems by planting native species of trees,...



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