Philanthropy CSR News

“Win With CITGO” Promotion Gives Customers Chance to Win Prizes

Press Release

HOUSTON, October 17, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Massachusetts consumers have a chance to Win With CITGO when they visit their neighborhood CITGO location during a pilot promotion running now and ending just before the holiday rush on Nov. 21. Participation is easy. Consumers simply scan the QR code found on point-of-purchase materials displayed at the location, download the Win With CITGO app, and enter for a chance to win one of three prizes: a trip for two to Venezuela, a year’s worth of TriCLEAN gasoline or a $50 CITGO Gift Card.

GM Foundation Donates $20,000 to Four Area Organizations Through Plant City Grants Program

Press Release

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., October 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ – The General Motors Foundation today donated a total of $20,000 to four nonprofit organizations in the Grand Rapids community through the Plant City Grants program; Feeding America West Michigan Food Bank, Greater Wyoming Community Resource Alliance, West Michigan Environmental Action Council, and West Michigan Veterans Assistance Program.

Art Therapy in the National Dialogue on Mental Health


by: Sarah Deaver, PhD, ATR-BC, President
Donna Betts, PhD, ATR-BC, President-Elect
American Art Therapy Association

Aramark Honors Anselmo Villarreal, President and CEO of La Casa de Esperanza, Inc., of Waukesha, WI for Outstanding Community Center Leadership and Advocacy

Villarreal Recognized With Peter B. Goldberg Aramark Building Community Executive Leadership Award, which includes a $40,000 grant to La Casa
Press Release

Pittsburgh, Pa., October 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Dr. Anselmo Villarreal, President and CEO of La Casa de Esperanza, Inc. in Waukesha, WI, was honored today with the 2014  Peter B. Goldberg Aramark Building Community Executive Leadership Award in recognition of his innovative and inspirational work to create strong families and communities. The recognition includes a $40,000 Aramark grant to La Casa de Esperanza.

CSR Partner Water for People Quenching Thirst in Malawi

by Khanh Russo

One of the nonprofits we support through our Corporate Social Responsibility efforts, Water for People, is on track to providing easy access to safe water and sanitation to everyone in Malawi, Africa, where just 5 years ago, only 41% had access to a reliable water source.

Howard S. Wright Golf Tournament Raises $45,500 for CHI Franciscan Health Systems

Press Release

SEATTLE, October 15, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Howard S. Wright, the Washington state division of Balfour Beatty Construction, helped raise $45,000 for the CHI Franciscan Health System through the division’s 11th annual golf tournament. The tournament was held on September 25 at The Golf Course at Newcastle, and was attended by 144 golfers plus 15 employee and business partner volunteers.

Enactus World Cup Showcases High Caliber Students, Projects

Multimedia with summary

The Enactus World Cup showcases college and university students around the world who go above and beyond to help their communities through entrepreneurial action. This year the event will be held in Beijing, China from 22-24 October and select events will be livestreamed.

FedEx Team Trades Sales Reports for Cleaning Supplies to Help Pittsburgh Area Girls

By Bettina Sipe, District Sales Manager, FedEx

“One-hundred and twenty people?  Sure, we can use your help!” 

That was the reaction from Ashley Dandridge, Director of Volunteer and Participant Services at Gwen’s Girls in Pittsburgh, when asked if she could put an entire FedEx Business Sales Region to work for a very special day during our annual FedEx Cares Week. 


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