Fashion designer and Mary Kay Cause Champion Abi Ferrin shares her story of survival and recovery from domestic abuse with participants at Mary Kay’s Global Day of Beauty. The event delivered beauty and pampering services to survivors of domestic abuse at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. on March 4, 2015 in honor of International Women’s Day.
Younger American workers are increasingly the focus of corporate attention because they will make up 75% of the U.S. workforce by 2025. But study after study shows that this younger generation isn’t content walking in the footsteps of those that came before them but is intent on charting its own course. For example, as Exhibit 1 below shows, while 75% of surveyed baby boomers intend to stay with their employers for the long term, merely 46% of younger professionals (aged 20 to 29 years) value long-term corporate loyalty.
NEW YORK, March 4, 2015 /3BL Media/ - America’s Charities, a mission-driven organization that connects public and private sector employers with charities to engage employees in greater giving, has been named to the Ideagen 100 List.
The announcement occurred at Ideagen’s quarterly summit, “Empowering Women and Girls—a 50-50 Planet,” which was held at the United Nations Headquarters.
WASHINGTON, D.C., March 4, 2015 /3BL Media/ – America’s Charities today announced that James E. Starr has been appointed Chief Operating Officer and Chief Business Development Officer. Starr has been serving as Interim COO since December 1, 2014 when he was brought in to evaluate key operational areas and orchestrate changes to optimize America’s Charities’ organization design.
SEATTLE, Wash., March 6, 2015 /3BL Media/ — The Port of San Diego in California, Holland America Line hosted a volunteer appreciation luncheon aboard ms Veendam for MANA de San Diego, one of the company’s community partners.
SEATTLE, Wash., March 5, 2015 /3BL Media/ — In Sydney, Australia, Holland America Line hosted a fundraiser luncheon aboard ms Amsterdam for Cancer Council New South Wales, one of the chapter partners in the line’s On Deck for a Cause fundraising program that supports Cancer Council Australia and five other global cancer organisations. The ship is in the middle of its Grand World Voyage and visited six Australian ports, including overnight calls at Sydney, Adelaide and Fremantle.
General Motors Corporate Responsibility Newsletter
Wind Power to Debut on GM’s Renewable Energy Roster
General Motors for the first time is procuring wind to power its manufacturing operations, enabling one of its Mexico facilities’ electricity needs to be run mostly on renewable energy. This addition of 34 megawatts of wind power allows GM to achieve its corporate goal of renewable energy use four years early.