December 14, 2019 The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

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Sears Donates More Than $200,000 for New Mexico Wildfire Relief Activities

Posted: May 12, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 12 /CSRwire/ - Sears, Roebuck and Co. (NYSE: S) pledged $225,000 in cash and merchandise donations to the American Red Cross and the Salvation Army for relief activities during the devastating wildfires raging through Los Alamos since last Thursday. Today, Sears presented...

Target Stores and Mervyn's California Donate $15,000 to Help Victims of Los Alamos Fire

Posted: May 12, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 12 /CSRwire/ - Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) today announced that Target Stores and Mervyn's California together have donated $15,000 to the American Red Cross to help victims of this week's fire in Los Alamos, N.M. The fire has destroyed more than 280...

Albertson's provides assistance to Los Alamos community during evacuation

Posted: May 10, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 10 /CSRwire/ - Albertson's Food & Drug stores have come to the aid of the Los Alamos community, in response to emergency needs as a threatening forest fire approaches the city and citizens evacuate their homes, taking shelter in the Santa Fe...

Bank of America Donates 550 Laptop Computers to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Staff and Students

Posted: May 10, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 10 /CSRwire/ - Bank of America today announced a donation of 550 laptop computers to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) to support staff and students. The laptop computers donated by Bank of America were initiated through the Charlotte Chamber's Information Technologies Council and its...

$325,000 Foundation Grant to Expand Integrated Child and Family Services

Posted: May 10, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Grant to Calvary Bilingual Multicultural Learning Center Aids Washington-Area Columbia Heights Neighborhoods

NICOR Gears Up For Its Fourth Annual Volunteer Day in the Community

Posted: May 09, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 09 /CSRwire/ - On Saturday, May 20, Nicor employees and their families will gather from 8 a.m. to 12 noon in six communities to work on a variety of landscaping and beautification projects. This year, volunteers will work on various projects in...

Consortium to Conduct Landmark Study on Youth Savings as a Development Tool

Posted: May 06, 2000 – 01:12 PM EST

TORONTO, O.N., May 06 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - The MasterCard Foundation today announced a partnership with a consortium of four organizations to conduct a landmark, global research initiative that will test how to sustainably deliver savings services to low-income youth in the developing...

Arrow Awards Scholarships To Four Students

Posted: May 03, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 03 /CSRwire/ - Four students were awarded more than $10,000 in scholarship money by Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW) to financially help them pursue their bachelors degrees. This years scholarship recipients include: Erin L. Badough, Dallas, Texas, a second-time winner and environmental...

ExxonMobil Foundation Contributes More than $16 Million in Support of Higher Education; Largest Educational Matching Gift Program in Nation

Posted: May 03, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 03 /CSRwire/ - ExxonMobil Foundation announced today that is has contributed more than $16 million in unrestricted grants to 882 colleges and universities in 2000. For the fifth consecutive year, ExxonMobil Foundation's contribution is the nation's largest matching gift program in support...



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