From tomato seeds to PB&J sandwiches, efforts result in donation of more than 51,000 meals in 2015 alone
GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 16, 2016 /3BL Media/ — 240 people enjoyed a meal at the Salvation Army in Spokane, WA, on April 26, prepared and served by Gonzaga University students and the Sodexo management team. This is the third year that Sodexo and Gonzaga students have sponsored an event as part of the company’s Stop Hunger Servathon held every April and it is just the most recent example of how the company and campus community have partnered to combat hunger.
Cause marketing during the holiday season is nothing new. Companies have long realized the power of appealing to consumers' hearts and wallets to break through the holiday clutter. Although this year is no different with dozens of campaigns in the marketplace, there is a new twist on conventional efforts.
More than 300 women and children at the Salvation Army Center of Hope in Charlotte, NC will benefit from the hub for wellness education and fitness that was created by volunteers on Aramark Building Community Day September 17.
Aramark volunteers and the Salvation Army are encouraging healthy physical activity with the new fitness area and enhancing an outdoor stage to help expand dance programs.
Every year, millions of people lose access to food, water and shelter in a matter of minutes due to natural disasters. To bring immediate relief, UPS provides hands-on support and expertise to help communities bounce back when disaster strikes. We collaborate with others to create innovative solutions that strengthen communities so they are better prepared when future disasters occur.
As part of their local philanthropic and community programming, last month Sanofi Pasteur – the vaccines division of Sanofi -- provided a significant monetary contribution to the Salvation Army in East Stroudsburg. Funding will support The Salvation Army’s Feeding Program, which includes both the food bank and soup kitchen programs. Through the donation thousands of hot meals and food baskets will be provided to some of the most in need populations in Monroe County. During the past decade the company has been a primary corporate donor to The Salvation Army.
CLEVELAND, Ohio - - The Salvation Army of Greater Cleveland soon will provide shelter exclusively for adult female human trafficking victims, making it among the first in the region to do so, it was announced Monday.
America’s Leading Sock Brand Also Joins #GivingTuesday Initiative to Make the Holiday Season More Comfortable for those Who Need It Most
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., December 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Hanes®, America’s No. 1 sock brand, is bringing comfort to those in need this holiday season. The brand will donate 150,000 pair of socks at various Salvation Army locations across the country, bringing the total donations of socks that Hanes has made since 2009 to 1.5 million pair of socks.