June 30, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), today announced the nonprofit organizations that received grants in the second quarter of 2017 through Voya Foundation, the company's charitable giving arm. Voya Foundation invests in programming to help foster healthy, sustainable communities and supports local and national nonprofits with missions that advance children’s education and financial resilience.
Below is a summary of second-quarter 2017 grants:
The Boys and Girls Clubs of Hartford – Hartford, CT
Long-term partnership bringing rapid relief in times of trouble
The cost of natural disasters worldwide could reach $314 billion annually by 2030, up from around $250 billion now, according to a 2016 report by the World Bank, which cites rising climate change as a key threat to cities around the globe.
As Angelique Lewis, a global community relations manager at Baxter, recently walked along on a series of guided tours of three clinics in an area just outside the largest city in El Salvador, her eyes were opened wide.
Increasing Access to Care by Providing 30 Clinics with Educational Tools to Best Serve Underinsured Patients
DEERFIELD, Ill., November 29, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Baxter International Foundation and Americares are launching a new oral health project to help combat the negative impact poor oral hygiene can have on patients’ overall health.
NEW YORK, October 10, 2016 /3BL Media/ -- Bristol-Myers Squibb and the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation are supporting emergency relief effort in Haiti following the Category 4 hurricane which hit the island on October 4, destroying homes and crops, flooding streets and cutting off transportation across the island. Haiti is the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere and has been plagued by natural disasters over the past decade.
The company is donating $600,000 in medicines to help the people of Haiti.
HOUSTON, TX and PRINCETON, NJ, June 27, 2016 /3BL Media/ – The Angola Sickle Cell Initiative, a public-private partnership of the Angola Ministry of Health, the Baylor College of Medicine International Pediatric AIDS Initiative (BIPAI), Texas Children’s Hospital and Chevron, is teaming up with the global biopharmaceutical company Bristol-Myers Squibb to provide children with sickle cell disease in Angola with an effective medication to which many patients in the country have lacked access.
Clorox is grateful that our products can help organizations like AmeriCares with their disaster relief efforts. AmeriCares is an emergency response and global health organization that saves lives and builds healthier futures for people in crisis in the U.S. and around the world. Since their founding in 1982, AmeriCares has distributed more than $12 billion in humanitarian aid to 164 countries.
P&G recognizes its partners at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting
NEW YORK, September 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ –The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) honored the critical role P&G’s partners have played in the Company’s efforts to provide safe drinking water and help save lives around the world.
AmeriCares has presented its annual Power of Partnership Award to Merck & Co. Inc. in recognition of the company’s outstanding commitment to helping disaster survivors and improving health in the developing world. Merck is one of AmeriCares most committed donors, providing both products and financial support for the global health and disaster relief organization’s aid programs.
ING U.S. Foundation provides grants to AmeriCares and Habitat for Humanity
December 5, 2013 /3BL Media/ - ING U.S. announced today that the ING U.S. Foundation has donated $125,000 to support relief efforts for Typhoon Haiyan victims in the Philippines. These funds included a $75,000 donation to AmeriCares emergency response program, which has launched a large-scale relief effort in the Philippines, as well as a $50,000 donation to Habitat for Humanity for home rebuilding efforts in the affected region.