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Syracuse Veteran Impressed by Military Support Initiatives at Her Local Marcone Branch

“I was just blown away when I heard what Marcone and HEROES Care are doing for our veterans and active personnel."

Introducing their renovated store to customers and the public, manager Fred Bryant and the staff at Syracuse held a hugely successful Taste of Marcone open house in early May—the first event since an unfortunate fire that nearly destroyed their branch in December 2012.

Pivot Launches in New York City and Boston on RCN

Network Aimed at Millennial Audiences to Bring its Popular Series, Movies and Documentaries to Viewers at Home and on the Go
Press Release

New York, NY, August 4, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Participant Media’s television network Pivot today announced that it is launching on RCN’s system in New York City and Boston in August.

CASE STUDY: Hillshire Brands and Feeding America


When Hillshire Brands emerged as a new organization, it sought to strategically align its corporate contributions to the communities where employees live and work through volunteerism, financial contributions, product donations, and strategic partnerships.

Hillshire wanted to create deep and lasting partnerships in its communities.

Versaic Adopts Guidestar Charity Check

Versaic Grants Now Includes Top Solution for Vetting Non-Profits
Press Release

San Mateo, CA, August 4, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Versaic announced it has incorporated GuideStar Charity Check into its grants management solution, making it easier for corporations and foundations to assess non-profits applying for grants or requesting support.  GuideStar Charity Check is the only due-diligence tool that is 100% compliant with IRS requirements.

The Age Shift


Mark Shamley
President & CEO

Much has been written about the Millennials’ (aka Generation Y) entrance into the workplace.  Chances are, unless you’ve been off the grid for the past three years or so, you’ve read or heard something about the seismic shift about to take place in corporate America as Millennials overtake Baby Boomers as the majority of the workforce.

First some relevant statistics:

Major League Baseball Players Trust's Buses for Baseball and City Clinics Programs Stop in San Diego This Weekend

Padres' Grandal, Medica, Quackenbush, Stauffer and Torres will share unforgettable experiences with youth from San Diego area

The Players Trust begins the month of August right where it ended July: Brightening days for hundreds of underserved youth.  On Friday, August 1 and Saturday, August 2, the Trust takes its Buses for Baseball and City Clinics programs to San Diego, CA, where Padres players will host two of the Trust’s most popular programs.

Action Team: Throwback Thursday Edition

#TBT 2009 Action Team PSA
Multimedia with summary

With the new school year approaching that means we are just a few weeks shy of a brand new Action Team year! Let’s throw it back to 2009 with our #TBT 2009 Action Team PSA featuring Major Leaguers Curtis Granderson, Jake Peavy and Shane Victorino.

Show Your Lion Pride on World Lion Day

Cause an Uproar with the Big Cats Initiative and celebrate World Lion Day on August 10.

In celebration of World Lion Day on August 10, National Geographic’s Big Cats Initiative invites you to cause an uproar! Here are some ways to get involved and help save lions and other big cats:


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