CITGO Fueling Good winner, Bess the Book Bus, paid a visit to Houston this week, giving away thousands of books and causing thousands of smiles.
Bess the Book Bus is a national mobile literacy outreach program sponsored by CITGO. The mobile literacy program, founded by Jennifer Frances in 2002, is dedicated to providing new books to underserved children and families throughout the country. Since its inception, the program has served 18,000 children.
15th Annual Henry Schein 'Back to School' Program at 21 North American locations outfits and equips children for the classroom
MELVILLE, N.Y., Aug. 30, 2012 / 3BL Media / PRNewswire/ -- Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, medical and animal health practitioners, is helping more than 2,400 children in 21 U.S. and Canadian cities return to the classroom well-dressed and well-prepared as part of the Company's 15th annual "Back to School" program.
Last week I had the honor to go to Lima, Peru, through Lilly's Connecting Hearts Abroad program (same program that sent me to India last year, where I taught English and math to young kids from the streets of Delhi). This time my role was to work with a talented film crew (two great guys) to document the journey. But this was SO much more than a business trip.
Partnership with Web’s Largest Volunteer Engagement Network Focuses on Aflac’s Commitment to Childhood Cancer
(3BL Media) Columbus, GA – August 14, 2012 – Aflac, the leading provider of supplemental insurance in the United States today announced a partnership with VolunteerMatch, the web’s largest volunteer engagement network, to launch an online platform connecting volunteers across the nation with opportunities to volunteer with nonprofit organizations in their local communities.
More than 170 underprivileged and at-risk children were treated to a fun day at the fair on July 26, 2012, thanks to Kaiser Permanente. Through our Community Benefit program, Kaiser Permanente in the Greater Sacramento Region supports more than 50 agencies. In addition to grant funding, KP supports the community by extending opportunities that are beneficial to the clients served by these agencies -- fun and unique opportunities like attending the State Fair.
Company shares a glimpse into the day of a Mother and Son to help Raise Funds for Easter Seals on Facebook
SPRINGFIELD, Mass., July 17, 2012 / 3BL Media / PRNewswire/ -- With 20 million American families having at least one member with special needs, Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) is launching a campaign to raise awareness of the important decisions and financial challenges they face. MassMutual's Facebook initiative encourages the company's social community to get a glimpse into the day of a mother and child with special needs.
Around 200 students from four primary schools in Hong Kong are leading lifestyles with lower-carbon dioxide emissions and raising eco-awareness in their communities through an innovative education initiative, the “FedEx We Deliver Green! Classroom” program.