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CES 2015 First-look: Whirlpool Brand Gives Smart Laundry Pair a Heart

Brand unveils award-winning connected, donation-enabled washer and dryer
Press Release

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 5, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Whirlpool brand takes “smart appliances” to a whole new level with a newly designed top load pair – the Whirlpool® Smart Top Load Washer and Dryer that uses connected technology to not only better care for clothes, but enable families to help other families, load for load.

Showcasing award-winning innovation, every new feature of the top-load laundry pair is intentionally built to enhance the consumer’s experience and their ability to better care for clothes and those they love.  

Save the Children President HRH Princess Anne Received Briefing on P&O Cruises’ Pacific Partnership in Vanuatu

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January 5, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Her Royal Highness Princess Anne, the international president of Save the Children, today received a briefing in Vanuatu on the P&O Pacific Partnership which is helping to fund vital health and education projects for island communities. 

Receiving a royal reception with the entire village of Siviri turning out to meet her, Princess Anne took the opportunity to see how programs such as the P&O Pacific Partnership with Save the Children are benefiting locals. 

Carnival Cruise Lines' F.U.N. Team Served Meals to Homeless As Annual Thanksgiving Tradition

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As part of an annual Thanksgiving tradition, members of Carnival Cruise Lines’ volunteer service group, the Friends Uniting Neighbors (F.U.N.) Team, prepared and served hundreds of meals at Camillus House, a homeless assistance center located in downtown Miami. More than 30 Carnival employees participated in the event, helping carve 60 turkeys for 700 homeless men and women at the facility.

Helping Animals and Creating Friendships - Safeway Partners with 3TV and Arizona Humane Society

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Through a special partnership, Safeway has joined forces with Arizona’s largest animal organization, the Arizona Humane Society (AHS), and 3TV to raise $30,000 to help save animals’ lives.

Safeway has been such an incredible supporter of the Arizona Humane Society through our Summer to Save Lives campaign and Pet Telethon,” said Dr. Steven Hansen, AHS President & CEO (pictured above). 

Let the Countdown Begin! The Top 14 Volunteering is CSR Posts of 2014

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Before the countdown to midnight begins, here’s another countdown. I have a feeling you’ll find something useful to take with you into the new year.

VolunteerMatch offers easy-to-use technologies for companies committed to making a difference - whether across the street or across the globe. Learn more.

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Before the countdown to midnight begins, here’s another countdown. I have a feeling you’ll find something useful to take with you into the new year.

VolunteerMatch offers easy-to-use technologies for companies committed to making a difference - whether across the street or across the globe. Learn more.

How Tech Gives: Does Your Organization Have What It Needs? Product Donation Programs

By Arti Sharma Associate, Corporate Responsibility Silicon Valley Community Foundation
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While nonprofits are directly tackling social issues, the barriers to positive social change can be significant. Many corporations have found donating resources to be a strategic way to efficiently and effectively support more people in need.

Avista Joins with the City of Spokane to Make a Difference

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Avista teamed up with the City of Spokane on December 2 to bring #GivingTuesday to our headquarters city. Localized for impact, the event launched the “12 Days of Giving,” with each day focused on a need and a sample of organizations that individuals and businesses can support to positively impact our community.

Your Wishes Delivered: Driver for a Day

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4-year-old Carson developed a friendship with his UPS driver, Mr. Ernie, when he began receiving shipments of special milk. Carson has become fascinated by all things UPS. He wishes to be just like his pal, so UPS made Carson a UPS driver for a day. Share your wish at http://www.ups.com/wishes and we’ll donate $1 to charity. #WishesDelivered

UPS Delivering Wishes for the Holidays

Press Release

ATLANTA, December 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ - UPS® (NYSE: UPS) today launched Your Wishes Delivered, a campaign designed to invite the public to share their wishes during the holidays. This year, the company will donate $1 for each wish submitted using #WishesDelivered to one of three charities - The Boys and Girls Clubs of America, The Salvation Army or Toys for Tots Literacy Program*.

Corporate Responsibility Magazine Selects Ingersoll Rand for Most Improved Corporate Citizen List

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Davidson, N.C., Dec. 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Corporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine has ranked Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR), a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, on the publication’s Most Improved Corporate Citizens list.

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