Iconic Beauty Company Honored for Tree Planting and Sustainability Efforts
DALLAS, April 24, 2015 /3BL Media/ – As the nation celebrates Arbor Day, Mary Kay Inc. is receiving the Promise to the Earth Award during the 2015 Arbor Day Awards. The award recognizes the global cosmetic company’s commitment and contribution to tree planting, conservation and sustainability. The honor is being awarded to Mary Kay Inc. during the awards ceremony held April 24-26 at the Arbor Day Farm in Nebraska City, Neb.
NEBRASKA CITY, Neb., April 21, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Mary Kay Inc. is the recipient of a 2015 Arbor Day Award in honor of its outstanding contribution to tree planting, conservation and stewardship, the Arbor Day Foundation announced today.
Mary Kay is one of 13 individuals, organizations and companies being recognized by the Arbor Day Foundation during the annual Arbor Day Awards.
Donation to Arbor Day Foundation® is the equivalent of removing 530,000 tons of carbon monoxide from the atmosphere
LAKEWOOD, Colo., March 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ – As a part of an ongoing commitment to sustainability, Warranty Solutions®, a Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) business, has donated one million trees through the Arbor Day Foundation® since the launch of its EcoMind® option in 2009.
PwC has worked with Arbor Day Foundation since 2010 to incentivize our people to reduce air travel. For every video conference scheduled by our employees, PwC plants five trees. Since the program began, we have planted nearly 230,000 seedlings through the Arbor Day Foundation.
Community Tree Recovery Program Roots Sustainable Recovery and Community Healing in Urban Reforestation
NEBRASKA CITY, Neb., April 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ - FedEx Corp. and the Arbor Day Foundation announced today the launch of the Community Tree Recovery program, which will connect disaster-stricken communities with the resources needed for sustainable recovery and community healing.
It is estimated that 3-4 million children in the United States witness domestic violence in their homes each year. Research shows that nature can help with negative life stress on children and help them deal with adversity going forward. In response to this issue, Mary Kay Inc. and The Mary Kay FoundationSM partnered with the Arbor Day Foundation to build Nature Explore Classrooms at domestic violence shelters across the U.S. in an effort to bring nature into the daily lives of children affected by abuse.
Collaboration with Arbor Day Foundation Gets Children Outside to Explore, Learn and Heal After Witnessing Abuse
NEBRASKA CITY, Neb., December, 17, 2013 /3BL Media/ – It is estimated that 3-4 million children in the United States witness domestic violence in their homes each year. These children are more likely to show anxiety, low self-esteem or temperament problems than children who do not witness violence in the home.
Research shows that nature can help with negative life stress on children and help them deal with adversity going forward. Being in nature also helps reduce or eliminate anti-social behavior which is common in children who have witnessed abuse.
Nebraska City, Neb., Oct. 30, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Today, Arbor Day Foundation and Toyota celebrate five years of the Tree Campus USA® program. Nearly 200 distinguished leading universities have been honored with the Tree Campus USA designation, and the number of schools applying to be included continues to expand.
Are you good at keeping plants and flowers alive? I, for one, am not. The most successful plants in my home came from a craft store. But I do enjoy planting flowers for others while volunteering. If I’m with friends and family, even better! The opportunity to volunteer at the Mary Kay Nature Explore Classroom was a perfect fit for me, my seven-year-old daughter, and some great Mary Kay friends.