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Why Diversity Is Essential to the National Bone Marrow Donor Pool

Published: Jun 30, 2020 – 04:07 PM EST

Jun. 30 /CSRwire/ - It's 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

Published: Jun 30, 2020 – 11:30 AM EST

Jun. 30 /CSRwire/ - Ever see someone in need, just trying to make ends meet? It's 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

Published: 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”

Published: 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

Published: 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...

Camp Kesem Launches National Virtual Donor Drive

Published: Jun 11, 2020 – 11:05 AM EST

Jun. 11 /CSRwire/ - Camp Kesem and DKMS were not going to let the COVID-19 crisis stand in the way of helping patients searching for matching stem cell and bone marrow donors. With 80 in-person donor drives canceled on college campuses across the...

CreateAthon Issues Call to Arms for Marketing Professionals to Support Nonprofits With Pro Bono Communications

Published: Jun 09, 2020 – 10:03 AM EST

COLUMBIA, SC.., Jun. 09 /CSRwire/ - In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, many nonprofits across the country need immediate professional help in addressing rapidly evolving, and often complex, communications needs. CreateAthon® is issuing a call to arms for marketing professionals - within...

Skills-Based Volunteering at FedEx in the Time of COVID-19

Published: Jun 04, 2020 – 11:00 AM EST

Learn more at FedEx Cares FedEx, like many other socially responsible companies, is pitching in with our resources as best we can to help fight Covid-19. The most obvious way we are able to help is by making our network available to relief...

David Brooks, Bob Johansen and Larry Keeley Join Lineup for 2020 Points of Light Conference Online Experience

Published: May 20, 2020 – 11:02 AM EST

David Brooks, Bob Johansen and Larry Keeley Join Lineup for 2020 Points of Light Conference Online Experience Points of Light has announced the speakers who will join the lineup for the 2020 Points of Light Conference Online Experience, taking place June 10-12. Speakers...

May 27, 2020 – Make a Difference from the Safety of Your Own Home through Virtual Pro Bono

Event Posted: May 18, 2020 – 01:15 PM EST

Taproot Plus: A Guide to Volunteering Your Skills Virtually Wednesday, May 27 at 1 PM ET / 12 PM CT / 11 AM MT / 10 AM PT REGISTER NOW Nonprofits need your support now more than ever. You have the power to...

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