September 23, 2019

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Island Park Resident Helps Brings the Music Back to WWII Veteran’s Home

Posted: Sep 19, 2019 – 04:37 PM EST

UNIONDALE, NY, Sep. 19 /CSRwire/ - Ninety-three-year-old World War II veteran Ralph Cavaliere recently realized the power of PSEG Long Islands community service when more than a dozen employees visited his home to help make his nineties more joyful. One of the volunteers...

Common Impact Launches Disaster Response Program to Help Communities Prepare for and Recover from Crises

Posted: Sep 17, 2019 – 04:13 PM EST

BOSTON, Sep. 17 /CSRwire/ - The private sector can take a larger, more strategic role in disaster preparedness for communities through skilled volunteerism, shares new research and disaster response programming launched by Common Impact, a nationally recognized leader in skills-based volunteerism. The organization...

FedEx, Direct Relief, International Medical Corps, Team Rubicon & Water Mission Team Up to Deliver Supplies and Aid to the Bahamas

Posted: Sep 13, 2019 – 10:00 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sep. 13 /CSRwire/ - More than 56,000 pounds of critical aid is on the ground and in the hands of relief workers in the Bahamas. FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) delivered the emergency supplies via a dedicated flight today to help the...

50 More Large Enterprises Select Benevity to Power Corporate Purpose Initiatives

Posted: Sep 11, 2019 – 08:15 AM EST

CALGARY, Canada, Sep. 11 /CSRwire/ - Benevity, Inc., the global leader in corporate social responsibility (CSR) and employee engagement software, today announced that another 50 enterprise companies have selected the Benevity platform to power their corporate purpose initiatives in the first half of...

National Grid Celebrates Hands-on Skills With Trades Summer Camp

Posted: Sep 04, 2019 – 02:10 PM EST

SCHENECTADY, N.Y., Sep. 04 /CSRwire/ - National Grid, in partnership with SEAT (Social Enterprise and Training) Center celebrated the companys first ever local Trades Summer Camp for more than a dozen Schenectady youth, ages 13 15. Throughout the three-day camp, students learned about...

Arrow Electronics in Asia Pacific Hosts Family Day to Foster Community Involvement

Posted: Aug 21, 2019 – 05:46 PM EST

DENVER, Aug. 21 /CSRwire/ - Arrow Electronics hosted a Family Day at its Hong Kong headquarters to raise awareness about local nonprofits and cultivate community involvement. The Hong Kong Association of the Deaf, the Deaf Caf and The Life Workshop participated in the...

North Carolina Student Leaders Recognized by Congress for Goalsetting and Volunteer Efforts

Posted: Aug 13, 2019 – 02:30 PM EST

CONCORD, NC, Aug. 13 /CSRwire/ - Today, U.S. Representatives Alma Adams (NC-12) and Richard Hudson (NC-08) co-hosted the 2019 North Carolina Congressional Award Ceremony. 65 youth from across the state were presented with The Congressional Award, Congress highest honor for youth. Each recipient...

Businesses Gather in New Zealand to Discuss the Power of Corporate Volunteering

Posted: Aug 06, 2019 – 07:47 PM EST

Aug. 06 /CSRwire/ - On 26 July, KPMG hosted 20 New Zealand businesses to discuss the importance of corporate volunteering, and explore collaboration opportunities with the United Nations, other businesses, and not-for-profits to harness the power of working together to fuel the prosperity...

The Salvation Army Teams Up With Walmart to “Stuff the Bus”

Posted: Jul 23, 2019 – 11:35 AM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va. , Jul. 23 /CSRwire/ - The Salvation Army and Walmart are joining forces to help kids succeed this year by providing back-to-school supplies to children in need. Stuff the Bus campaign events will be hosted at nearly 3,000 participating Walmart stores...

Corporate School Supply Drives Support Millions of U.S. Kids in Need

Posted: Jul 09, 2019 – 02:07 PM EST

MENDHAM, N.J., Jul. 09 /CSRwire/ - Even as adults, most of us can remember the feelings around the first day of school: the brilliant sunlight of a fall morning; the crisp, new outfit chosen with care; the sharp points of freshly sharpened pencils;...

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