October 21, 2016

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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...

The Hasbro Children’s Fund Provides $100,000 to Hurricane Matthew Relief Efforts

Published: Oct 20, 2016 – 02:02 PM EST

PAWTUCKET, R.I., Oct. 20 /CSRwire/ - The Hasbro Children's Fund, the philanthropic arm of global play and entertainment company Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), announced today that it is making two grants totaling $100,000 to provide shelter and hunger relief for children and families in...

YourCause and United Way Worldwide Expands Service Portfolio

Published: Oct 19, 2016 – 03:00 PM EST

PLANO, TX, Oct. 19 /CSRwire/ - YourCause, an industry leader in employee engagement solutions, and United Way Worldwide have expanded their existing partnership and announced the launch of a Donor Advised Fund (DAF) now available for all enterprises using YourCauses' CSRconnect Employee Engagement...

AEP Emergency Disaster Relief Fund Contributes More Than $100,000 to Flood Relief Efforts in West Virginia

Published: Oct 18, 2016 – 08:28 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - Nearly two months after historic flooding devastated several small West Virginia communities, Appalachian Power leaders and employees presented the American Red Cross and The Salvation Army a $102,178 donation dedicated to flood relief efforts in those communities....

Norfolk Southern Supports Hurricane Matthew Recovery Efforts in Southeast

Published: Oct 12, 2016 – 03:40 PM EST

NORFOLK, Va., Oct. 12 /CSRwire/ - Norfolk Southern is donating $50,000 to the American Red Cross to assist with Hurricane Matthew relief efforts across five Southeastern states. Hurricane Matthew brought heavy rains and flooding across NS' service territory in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina,...

CITGO and Special Olympics Arkansas Hit the Road for the World’s Largest Truck Convoy®

Published: Oct 10, 2016 – 03:26 PM EST

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Oct. 10 /CSRwire/ - CITGO Petroleum Corporation and Special Olympics Arkansas took to the highways of Arkansas for the World's Largest Truck Convoy to help raise awareness and funds for Special Olympics' year-round programs for people with intellectual disabilities. On...

OnStar Donates $400,000 to First Responders

Published: Oct 10, 2016 – 09:53 AM EST

DETROIT, Oct. 10 /CSRwire/ - OnStar celebrates its 20th anniversary by giving $20,000 each to 20 public safety personnel who experienced serious physical injury or hardship that impacted their ability to perform their jobs. OnStar identified the 20 recipients by working with the...

Forest City Sponsors Three Hispanic Heritage College Scholarships

Published: Oct 07, 2016 – 04:58 PM EST

CLEVELAND, Oct. 07 /CSRwire/ - Forest City Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: FCEA and FCEB) continued the company's partnership with Esperanza, Inc., Ohio's only nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion and advancement of Hispanic educational achievement, with the recent sponsorship of three $1,000 college...

CA Technologies and NCMEC Partner to Make Kids Safer Online

Published: Oct 04, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Oct. 04 /CSRwire/ - The National Center for Missing Exploited Children and CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) announced today that, in recognition of Cyber Security Awareness Month, the software company is providing additional funding for NCMEC's efforts to provide Internet safety programs...

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...



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