WellPoint has announced the results of its 2012 support for nonprofits, events, and programs that address community health needs. Working through the WellPoint Foundation, the company has granted $25 million to support initiatives at the local, regional, and national levels.
Union Pacific delivered 45 American Red Cross emergency response vehicles used in Hurricane Sandy to their native locations in the western U.S.
UP's support allowed American Red Cross to direct resources toward its core focus of emergency recovery and support. Moving these 45 emergency response vehicles via rail saved 31 American Red Cross chapters more than 114,000 miles and 1,800 hours of driving time, plus gas, expenses and wear and tear to the vehicles.
Space Still Available for Nonprofits Interested in Partnering for Societal and Business Impact to Apply
NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2013 /3BL Media/ PRNewswire/ - Business4Better (B4B), the non-commercial community partnership movement produced by UBM plc, is proud to announce that more than 150 nonprofit organizations have been selected to exhibit at its first conference and expo, May 1-2, in Anaheim, CA.
Funds to be distributed to Red Cross chapters in ERIE's footprint
ERIE, Pa., Dec. 17, 2012 / 3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of the devastation of Hurricane Sandy, Erie Insurance is donating $100,000 to the American Red Cross to assist victims of the storm. The donation will be divided among Red Cross chapters in ERIE's footprint most impacted by the storm including chapters in Maryland, New York, and Pennsylvania.
Donations include toys, clothing, household merchandise and 20,000 die cast cars
December 11, 2012 /3BL Media/ - The Chrysler Foundation is making the season brighter for local children and their families by donating more than 30,000 gifts, including toys, clothing, bicycles, household items and even pet supplies to six Southeastern Michigan organizations, such as the U. S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program.
The Avista Foundation and the employees of Avista Utilities have received the “Making Spokane Better” award from the Salvation Army, in recognition of their philanthropy and volunteerism. Donations from Avista Corp. and the Avista Foundation to non-profits totaled more than $1.4 million in 2011.
A new study finds that consumers are thinking about consumption with sustainability in mind. According to the Regeneration Consumer Study prepared by BBMG, GlobeScan and SustainAbility, two-thirds of consumers surveyed in six countries feel responsible to purchase products that are good for the environment and society.
BOSTON, November 19, 2012 /3BL Media/ - New Balance Foundation announced today a national partnership with the American Red Cross to become a Disaster Responder Partner with a donation of $250,000 to aid current Hurricane Sandy relief efforts as well as fund future disaster recovery efforts.
At Cisco, we focus our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) work on specific areas, one of which is critical human needs. Or, more simply, food, water, shelter, and disaster relief.
A lot of the partners we work with in this area, such as food banks and disaster response agencies, have been working round-the-clock dealing with the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. We will tell you how Cisco is supporting the relief effort in a future blog post.