Habitat for Humanity

Whirlpool Brand And Habitat For Humanity Announce House Build Locations For 2013

Press Release

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., February 27, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Partnering with seven families to help simplify the path toward home ownership, Whirlpool Brand and Habitat for Humanity® today announced the locations for their annual Habitat house builds. In 2013, houses will be built in Cleveland, Tenn.; Tulsa, Okla.; Benton Harbor, Mich.; Ottawa, Marion and Findlay, Ohio; and Bloomington, Ind., as part of a campus build at Indiana University.

Subaru “Share the Love” Donations Reach $25 Million

Subaru Owners Generate Over $5 Million in Charitable Donations in Fifth Annual “Share the Love” Event; $25 Million Donated to Charities Over the Last Five Years
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Cherry Hill, N.J, Feb. 20, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Subaru of America, Inc. announces it has donated $25 million to nonprofits over the past five years through its signature “Share the Love” event.  During the “Share the Love” event held at the end of each year, Subaru donates $250 for every new Subaru vehicle sold or leased.  Customers who purchase or lease a vehicle during that period select one of five charities to receive the donation.  The fifth-annual “Share the Love” event will deliver donations to following charities:

General Motors Foundation and Chevrolet Help Distressed Neighborhoods

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WASHINGTON, January 31, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The General Motors Foundation is providing a $1 million grant to Habitat for Humanity International to help with neighborhood revitalization efforts in 12 U.S. cities. The grant was presented Thursday by Foundation President and GM Director of Corporate Relations Vivian Pickard during the Washington Auto Show.

General Motors December 2012 Corporate Responsibility Newsletter


GM Sustainability Team Shares Their New Year’s Resolutions

At the beginning of every New Year, millions of people vow to change something about their life. Year in and year out, General Motors has focused on doing what is best for the environment, and will continue to do so throughout 2013. GM polled some of its environmental team to see how they plan to weave their daily professional efforts into their personal lives in 2013.

49 Days Later, Superstorm Sandy Relief Effort is Still Running on Cisco Technology



Nearly two months have passed since Superstorm Sandy devastated communities and lives in the eastern United States and the Caribbean.

But Jim Killoran, executive director of Habitat for Humanity of Westchester, still shows up at 6 a.m. every day to lead dozens of volunteers who have come to the Rockaways in Queens, New York, to help families clean, repair, and rebuild their homes.

QBE Announces $600,000 in Foundation Grants

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NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2012 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ - QBE has announced the 10 charitable organizations that will receive $600,000 in QBE Foundation grants. They are:

Hyundai Motor America Donates $50,000 To Support Habitat For Humanity Of Orange County

Hyundai employees participated in Habitat OC's Build Day this weekend in Santa Ana; to date, Hyundai has committed $335,000 to the organization
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COSTA MESA, Calif., Nov. 15, 2012 /3BL Media/PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor America has once again committed $50,000 towards the efforts of Habitat for Humanity of Orange County. Continuing its long standing relationship with the organization, Hyundai joined with Habitat OC recently to build homes for families in need in Orange County. On Saturday, November 5, more than 20 employees from Hyundai joined with members of Habitat OC to construct a new home in Santa Ana.

IKEA Plans Strategy for Energy Independence; PG&E Works with Habitat for Humanity for Energy Efficiency in Bay Area - Energy Minute for October 30, 2012

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IKEA has announced an ambitious sustainable energy strategy, “People and Planet Positive,” for energy independence. The company aims to produce as much energy as it consumes by 2020 through a $2 billion investment in solar and wind projects. The furniture retailer plans to gather 70 percent of its energy demands from renewable sources by 2015, leveraging wind farms in six European countries that generated 152 gigawatt hours of electricity last year, about 12 percent of the total needed for its stores and distribution centers.

MGM Resorts International Employees Rally to Help Community Organizations and Programs, Pledge 2,000 Volunteer Hours to Week Observing National Make A Difference Day

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LAS VEGAS, October 18, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Making its communities healthier by feeding the homeless, cleaning graffiti, and planting trees, these are just a few of the community improvement activities MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) and its employees will undertake during “Make A Difference Day” on October 27th, as well as the days leading to this nationally recognized day of service.

Delta Employees Volunteer for Habitat for Humanity; Bell Canada Receives Perfect Score for Governance; International Council on Mining and Metals Holds a UN Workshop - CSR Minute for September 18, 2012

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1,800 Delta employees from across the country with partner with Habitat for Humanity to build affordable houses in five of the airline’s hub cities. From now until October 26th, Delta volunteers will help build housing in Atlanta, Los Angeles, Minneapolis/St. Paul, New York City, and Salt Lake City. Delta has partnered with Habitat since 2000 with its Force for Global Good program to make a difference in the communities where the company’s employees live and work.


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