Includes $1 million for Washington universities to enhance STEM training, opportunities for local students
September 22, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Boeing (NYSE: BA) announced today it is awarding $6 million in grants to more than 50 nonprofit organizations and education institutions across Washington.
The grants are geared toward programs that enhance STEM, workforce training, and educational and career pathway opportunities for students – particularly for underserved students who have not historically pursued these career paths. Included in these grants is $1 million to further support students seeking a STEM education and enhanced learning opportunities at local universities.
7 million trees planted in 52 countries around the world Foundation to award millions in environmental grants
ATLANTA, Ga., August 31, 2016 /3BL Media/ - The UPS Foundation, which leads the global citizenship programs for UPS (NYSE: UPS), announced it will award more than $2.6 million in grants to nonprofit organizations focused on environmental sustainability initiatives.
Investment Will Ensure Employment Coaching and Placement for Thousands of Veterans
July 1, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Easter Seals Serving DC|MD|VA today announced that its Veteran Staffing Network (VSN) will receive a $1 million grant from Capital One, the program’s Founding Social Impact Partner.
- Ally presented charitable grant to Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester
- Executives from Ally and TIME honored Ms. Van Bortel's achievements
EAST ROCHESTER, N.Y., July 1, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Ally Financial and TIME held a celebration event on June 30th to honor the 2016 TIME Dealer of the Year winner, Mary Catherine "Kitty" Van Bortel. The event was held at the Van Bortel Ford dealership in East Rochester, New York and attended by business leaders from TIME, Ally, the Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester and dealership personnel.
From Kelly Clarkson's first audition to Trent Harmon's big win this spring, we can all point to an American Idol moment that made us dream a little bigger. For fifteen years, thousands of people took that risk, following their passion for music to the Idol stage -- and a determined few changed their lives forever. Ask many of the Idols who gave them the confidence to reach for the top, and they'll say it was their school music teacher.
Focus on Inclusive Communities, Economic Empowerment, Higher Education and Mentorship
June 23, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Today, The UPS Foundation, which leads the global citizenship programs for UPS (NYSE: UPS), announced it will award more than $ 7.4 million in global diversity and inclusion grants to 36 different organizations. Grants will support inclusiveness and economic empowerment opportunities for women and diverse people across the globe.
Grants include $1MM to Say Yes Buffalo and $500,000 to Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo; Grants aligned with Key’s $16.5B National Community Benefits Plan; Grants in addition to KeyBank's $20MM to First Niagara Foundation
BUFFALO, N.Y., May 11, 2016 /3BL Media/ — KeyBank today reaffirmed its commitment to helping communities thrive in Western New York with several major philanthropic announcements for Buffalo. KeyCorp Chairman and CEO Beth Mooney said today’s announcements are further examples of KeyBank’s investment in New York as part of the pending merger with First Niagara Financial Group.
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TORRANCE, Calif., April 1, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Some of the best and brightest students representing 48 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) will test their knowledge to win bragging rights and earn grants for their schools in a year-long academic competition culminating this weekend at the 27th annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge (HCASC) National Championship Tournament (NCT). Nearly 200 students will participate in this unique academic tournament, to be held April 2-6 in Torrance, California.
The First Airline to Launch a Foundation Solely Focused on STEM Education Introduces Aviation Careers To Students and Encourages Emerging Programs
NEW YORK, March 31, 2016 /3BL Media/ – JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announced the third round of grants provided by the JetBlue Foundation. The JetBlue Foundation, an education-focused entity which furthers the airline’s effort to place aviation top-of-mind as a career choice for students, awarded $150,000 in grants to help encourage aviation programs that support science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) initiatives.
By: Andy Cummings, Director of Business Development
If you work in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility, the ACCP conference tops the list each year as a must-attend event. The 2016 conference was no different. We returned back to the office energized after spending three days surrounded by corporate leaders committed to creating positive societal impact.