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IMPACT2030 Announces the 2019 Innovation Award Recipients

Published: Sep 25, 2019 – 11:20 AM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - The mission of IMPACT2030 is founded on the belief that when companies join forces and harness the skills, expertise and creativity of their people as a force for good, they can change the world. Launched in 2018...

Astellas Celebrates Decade of Service by Volunteering 80,000 Hours to Help Local Communities

Published: Sep 24, 2019 – 07:00 PM EST

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Sep. 24 /CSRwire/ - Nearly 1,000 Astellas employees stepped away from the office to volunteer across the United States as part of the 10th annual Changing Tomorrow Day. On Changing Tomorrow Day (#ChangingTomorrow)-Astellas' global day of service-employees volunteered together at 16...

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

Published: 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 Island's 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

Published: 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

Published: 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

Published: 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

Published: 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 company's first ever local Trades Summer Camp for more than a dozen Schenectady youth, ages 13 - 15. Throughout the three-day camp, students learned...

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

Published: 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 Café and The Life Workshop participated in the...

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

Published: 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

Published: 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...

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