CLEVELAND, March 6, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Cleveland-based associates at Forest City Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: FCEA and FCEB) recently passed a collective milestone by donating more than $250,000 to the company’s “Jeans Day for Charity” program since its inception in 2004. More than 130 national, regional and local non-profit organizations have benefited from the program, which allows associates to wear blue jeans to work at the company’s Cleveland headquarters each Fridays in exchange for a five-dollar donation.
Capital One and Burning Glass Technologies release new research highlighting digital skills gap. Capital One, General Assembly, and Grovo announce new efforts to help prepare more low-to-moderate income Americans with the digital skills
MCLEAN, Va., March 5, 2015 /3BL Media/– Capital One today announced it will focus $150 million in community grants and initiatives over the next five years to help empower more Americans to succeed in an ever-changing digitally-driven economy. With its new Future EdgeSM initiative, Capital One will collaborate with leading educational and community organizations across the country to address areas of critical need that impact the nation’s current and future ability to grow and prosper in the digital age. Through Future Edge, Capital One will provide community
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.