underserved communities

Bringing Healthcare to Remote Communities: eHealth Centers

Article

HPE is delivering an affordable and rapidly deployable digital healthcare solution for remote and underserved communities in India and the Philippines. We are working in a ground-breaking partnership with multiple healthcare providers, NGOs, and government organizations.
HPE eHealth Centers pair online training materials for remote healthcare workers with diagnostic tools that capture vital statistics on a cloud-based application.

STEM Program Helps African-American Males Excel, Go to College

The Long Beach Math Collaborative has been SCE’s community partner since 2011
Blog

Life was all about sports for young Torieaun Hilbert — that is, until he met Doris Robinson.  

For Hilbert, a sophomore majoring in criminology and a football player at the University of La Verne, academics was not a priority when he started high school with a 2.2 GPA.

“I grew up in foster care,” he said. “I didn't have anyone who could explain to me how important education actually is.” 

Wells Fargo Grants The Kitchen Community $2MM For Hundreds of School Gardens

Edible gardens educate, connect 200K underserved children to fresh, healthy food
Press Release

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) announced today a $2 million grant to

STEM-ing the Summer Slide

By Anne Wintroub, Director of Social Innovation, AT&T
Blog

For me, summer means memories of warm stretched-out days at camp, popsicles for lunch, and reading for hours on end. Now that I’m the mother of a rising 4th grader in the information age, it means that and more – an opportunity for him to learn new skills and retain those he learned last year, so he doesn’t experience the “summer slide” that affects so many students. The summer slide is the loss of knowledge that kids experience when they take a break from their academic routines.

Balancing Mission and Margin Through Relationship Building

by Kelly Eisenhardt
Blog

KeyBank has been a leader in creating business opportunities by focusing on long-term relationships with and developing responsible products for underserved, low-to-moderate income communities for more than a decade. 

Grants Available to Improve Healthy Food Transportation and Access in 22 States

CSX and The Conservation Fund support producers and distributors of local, fresh foods in underserved communities
Press Release

ARLINGTON, Va., July 27, 2015 /3BL Media/  – Applications are now being accepted for the 2015 Grant Program for Transporting Healthy Food, presented in partnership by CSX and The Conservation Fund. 

JetBlue’s Soar with Reading Visits New York with Singer/Songwriter Victoria Justice and Magic Tree House Author Mary Pope Osborne

Multimedia with summary

Last week, actress and singer/songwriter Victoria Justice joined JetBlue and Random House Children’s Books at the New York Aquarium to kick-off the airline’s summer reading initiative, Soar with Reading. This award-winning program puts books into the hands of children in underserved communities.

SAP Helps Saves Lives with Digitized Health Care

Blog

Last month the World Health Organization reported that non-communicable diseases (NCDs) kill 38 million people each year. Many NCDs -- primarily heart disease, diabetes, pulmonary diseases and cancer – are preventable or curable with appropriate medical intervention and ongoing care.

The JetBlue Foundation Provides Grants to Help Young Aviators’ Imaginations Take Flight

-- JetBlue, the first airline to launch a foundation solely focused on STEM-related education, provides more than $100,000 in grants and support to encourage aviation programs among underserved communities --
Press Release

NEW YORK, December 17, 2014 /3BL Media/ – JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU), today announces the second round of grants provided by the JetBlue Foundation. The JetBlue Foundation, established in 2013, is an education-focused entity which continues the airline’s efforts to place aviation top-of-mind as a career choice for students by igniting interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) programs.   

KeyCorp Releases 2013 Corporate Responsibility Report

$2.9 billion extended in underserved communities; $1.2 billion renewable energy portfolio
Press Release

To view Key’s 2013 Corporate Responsibility Report, visit www.key.com/CR2013

Pages

Subscribe to underserved communities