August 07, 2020

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Goodera Launches the ‘Airbnb of Virtual Volunteering’

Posted: Aug 04, 2020 – 03:17 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO/BENGALURU, India, Aug. 04 /CSRwire/ - Corporates and nonprofits swarmed their screens as Goodera hosted its flagship online event Karma Summit. On July 22nd and 23rd, the event saw participation from world leaders, CXOs, media personalities, along with 4000+ HR and CSR...

Chicago Mom of 4 Donates Bone Marrow to 7-Year-Old Boy She Doesn't Know. 'You Just Want to Protect Them.'

Posted: Jul 31, 2020 – 11:15 AM EST

Originally published by the Chicago Tribune Months passed and the pandemic began. And then Leone, a lawyer and co-founder of a tech startup, received a call that she was a match for a 7-year-old boy who has Hodgkin lymphoma. She was asked if...

Goodera Presents Karma Summit 2020-Rebuilding Our Communities

Posted: Jul 16, 2020 – 11:10 AM EST

Calif., Jul. 16 /CSRwire/ - On July 22nd and 23rd, over 3000 corporate leaders and nonprofits from 35 countries will join the Karma Summit on Rebuilding our Communities. Hosted by Goodera, the summit aims to be the worlds largest online summit on doing...

CIT Joins With Customers to Deliver Acts of Caring to Communities

Posted: Jul 08, 2020 – 02:19 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jul. 08 /CSRwire/ - CIT Group Inc. (CIT) today announced that it has joined together with its customers on its Acts of Caring program to support critical needs in communities across the country. CIT invited customers to nominate a need in...

Alexion's Commitment to Virtual Volunteering

Posted: Jul 06, 2020 – 02:00 PM EST

Jul. 06 /CSRwire/ - Alexion is committed to serving local communities through volunteerism, even when circumstances do not allow us to do so in person. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and local stay-at-home orders, Alexion has begun offering virtual volunteering opportunities to...

Why Diversity Is Essential to the National Bone Marrow Donor Pool

Posted: Jun 30, 2020 – 04:07 PM EST

Jun. 30 /CSRwire/ - Its a fact. Minorities have more difficulty finding matching bone marrow or blood stem cell donors because of the lack of participation by minorities to join the donor pool. For many patients who are suffering from a blood cancer...

FedEx Courier Personifies Passion in Support of Food Bank

Posted: Jun 30, 2020 – 11:30 AM EST

Jun. 30 /CSRwire/ - Ever see someone in need, just trying to make ends meet? Its an all-too common sight, especially in the midst of the pandemic. Seeing people in need happens daily for FedEx driver Steve Warner as he goes out making...

World's Biggest Digital Olympic Workout Introduces Half a Billion People to #Stayactive on Olympic Day

Posted: Jun 30, 2020 – 11:23 AM EST

OLYMPIC CHAMPIONS, RISING STARS, WORLD FIGURES AND FANS YOUNG AND OLD CAME TOGETHER ACROSS FIVE CONTINENTS AND 20 TIME ZONES ON OLYMPIC DAY 2020, 23 JUNE, WITH AN INNOVATIVE, GLOBAL 24-HOUR DIGITAL WORKOUT. OLYMPIC CHAMPIONS, MEMBERS OF THE IOC REFUGEE OLYMPIC TEAM, SPORTING...

Continuing to #DoGood through “Operation Double Helpings”

Posted: Jun 29, 2020 – 03:00 PM EST

Jun. 29 /CSRwire/ - At NRG, we are driven to be active members of our communities. Many of us, both individually and collectively, give our support, our time, and our resources to nonprofit organizations dedicated to helping vulnerable members of our community. This...

Cox Curbs Loneliness for Older Adults With One Call a Day

Posted: Jun 25, 2020 – 11:30 AM EST

ATLANTA, Jun. 25 /CSRwire/ - Cox Communications announced on June 11 its One Call a Day initiative, a virtual volunteer program that connects Cox employees with seniors for daily touch base calls. Particularly vulnerable during this crisis, older adults are subject to even...

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