day of caring

KitchenAid's 'Day of Caring' Gets Extended to the World

By Tony Wittkowski

Mike Maxwell spent his Wednesday out of the office, caked in mud.

And yet, the global senior category leader for KitchenAid couldn’t have been happier.

Maxwell was taking part in the ninth annual Day of Caring, where hundreds of KitchenAid volunteers ventured out to help several nonprofit organizations for a day.

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HanesBrands Employees Give Back to the Community With Day of Caring Volunteerism

Employees will volunteer at 13 Forsyth County agencies on Friday, Oct. 27
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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., October 23, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Nearly 400 HanesBrands employees are set to participate in the company’s Day of Caring event, the finale of the company’s 2017 United Way campaign that raised $1.95 million.

The two-week campaign ends with employees trading an afternoon of work to help those in need. Hanes’ Day of Caring will take place from 1 to 4 p.m., Friday, Oct. 27, at 13 Forsyth County agencies. Volunteers will sort and organize food pantries, paint and plant garden beds, and complete other landscaping projects.

Northern Trust: All Hands on Deck


Northern Trust kicks off its annual United Way fundraising campaign with a day of caring. With a theme this year of “All Hands on Deck,” employees chose Lakeview Pantry, one of the longest operating pantries in the Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago.

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KitchenAid, Community Volunteers Pitch in on Day of Caring

By Tony Wittkowski

BENTON HARBOR — Chris Ball and his colleagues spent the better part of his workday pushing mulch on a playground.

This workday was different for Ball because he was taking part in the annual Day of Caring, where dozens of KitchenAid volunteers find local nonprofit organizations to help for a day.

Records Set During Largest Day of Caring Event Ever Held in Orlando

More than 1,500 Lockheed Martin volunteers renovate Orlando VA Medical Center’s Lake Baldwin Outpatient Clinic
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ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 26, 2016 /3BL Media/ – The Orlando VA Medical Center’s Lake Baldwin Outpatient Clinic received a makeover by more than 1,500 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) employees, family members and friends as part of the company’s annual Day of Caring. The record-setting number of Lockheed Martin volunteers completed more than 80 projects in an effort to revitalize the facility’s grounds.

HanesBrands and its Employees Raise More Than $2.2 Million for United Way of Forsyth County, N.C., and Earn Eighth United Way Honor for Campaign Excellence

Employees also donate school supplies, non-perishable food items and volunteer for a day of service
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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 9, 2015 /3BL Media/ – HanesBrands announced today that the company and its employees raised $2.27 million for the United Way of Forsyth County as part of another award-winning employee campaign in 2014.

Hanes and its employees have given more than $36 million since 1999 to help fund an array of services in Forsyth County.

400 Hanesbrands Employees Trade a Day at the Office for a Day of Caring to Wrap Up 2014 United Way Campaign

Employees Volunteer Thousands of Hours at Eight Local Agencies on Friday, Sept. 26
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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., October 7, 2014 /3BL Media/ – For HanesBrands employee Angela Carpenter trading in a day at the office for a day out in the community is a small token of her appreciation. Carpenter along with 400 Hanes employees participated in the company’s annual Day of Caring, culminating the company’s annual United Way campaign.

“I’m honored to work for a company that offers its employees a chance to volunteer for United Way partner agencies and other local agencies,” said Carpenter. “It gives us an opportunity to see firsthand the impact these agencies are making.”

GE Lighting Volunteers Unite in Day of Caring

  • More than 425 GE Lighting volunteers renovated Fairhill Partners campus, a Cleveland-based nonprofit, during the 15th annual GE Lighting Global Community Day on August 2, 2013
  • Lighting teams in India cleaned up and painted children’s classrooms, as well as planted saplings and provided lunch to children at an area orphanage
  • Teams in Hendersonville, N.C., joined forces with Habitat for Humanity

Imperial Oil, ExxonMobil Canada Raise a Record $4.4 Million for United Way-Centraide

  • Annual campaign surpasses $4 million for third consecutive year
  • More than 1,100 employees and annuitants participated in Day of Caring events
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  • Annual campaign surpasses $4 million for third consecutive year
  • More than 1,100 employees and annuitants participated in Day of Caring events
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