With #GivingTuesday and the holidays quickly approaching, you are probably trying to figure out a fun, easy way your company and its employees can give back to the community this holiday season. Have you considered crowdfunding?
Company’s campaign ranked first for the sixth consecutive year
San Francisco, March 19, 2015 /3BL Media/ – United Way Worldwide has recognized Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) for leading the largest workplace giving campaign in the U.S. in 2014, marking the sixth consecutive year Wells Fargo has earned the honor. During the company’s monthlong Community Support and United Way giving campaign, Wells Fargo team members pledged $70.5 million, a 9 percent increase from 2013, and the 12th consecutive year-over-year increase.
Avista teamed up with the City of Spokane on December 2 to bring #GivingTuesday to our headquarters city. Localized for impact, the event launched the “12 Days of Giving,” with each day focused on a need and a sample of organizations that individuals and businesses can support to positively impact our community.
Hanes has donated 1.5 million pairs of socks to homeless shelters since 2009
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., December 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Hanes, America’s No. 1 sock brand, is partnering with Salvation Army Emergency Shelter in Winston-Salem to distribute apparel to the community as part of the brand’s annual holiday sock drive.
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WOONSOCKET, R.I., Dec. 2, 2014 /3BL Media/ -The CVS Health Foundation today announced the 50 organizations that were selected to receive a total of $100,000 in grants in celebration of #GivingTuesday to recognize their colleagues' spirit of volunteerism and to support the inspirational community-based work being done by nonprofits nationwide.
We’re excited for all the usual reasons: good nonprofits getting attention; people giving back; holiday cheer meaning more than Cyber Monday deals; and hey, it’s December 2 and not yet sleeting in New York! (At least not until this afternoon.)