The Avis Budget Group has signed a “Statement of Support” to formalize the company’s practice of providing employment opportunities to veterans. The Statement is an initiative of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, a Department of the Defense Agency. Avis Budget is also enrolled in the 100,000 Jobs Mission, a coalition of major corporations that have committed to hire that number of transitioning service members and military veterans by 2020.
What do Atlanta Union Mission, Help the Children, and Rebuilding Together have in common? They, along with thousands of other nonprofits, receive regular donations of products from The Home Depot. Since 2008, The Home Depot and The Home Depot Foundation have worked with Good 360 to distribute millions of dollars in product to nonprofit organizations that use the materials to help those in need.
Service members and Veterans with physical disabilities to compete in Colorado Springs
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Jan. 9, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) and Deloitte announced that the Warrior Games will be held in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 11-17, 2013. In addition to Deloitte, the presenting sponsor, the week-long event is also supported by the Department of Defense, Department of Veterans Affairs, BP, USO, Fisher House Foundation and the Bob Woodruff Foundation.
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.
Projects in Hammond, Ind., Las Vegas, Nev. and New Orleans, La. signal year-long commitment to improve and educate communities on environmentally friendly living
WASHINGTON, December 21, 2012 /3BL Media/ - The holidays came a little early this year for five Veterans as hundreds of volunteers helped to rebuild the homes in Hammond, Ind., Las Vegas and New Orleans. These November rebuild projects marked the beginning of a yearlong collaboration between Rebuilding Together, a Safe and Healthy Housing organization that believes Community Starts at Home, Caesars Foundation and Caesars Entertainment Corporation HERO employee volunteers to make individuals’ homes safe and energy efficient.
Pride, patriotism and performance in honoring the military heroes in our community
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Pride and patriotism were flowing on Friday, Nov. 30 when more than 50 Avista employees gathered to dedicate a new flagpole located near the front entrance of the Clarkston construction office. The Lewis Clark Valley Veterans Council was at the event to perform an official flag-raising ceremony.
GE has announced nine new industrial service technologies and a joint venture with Accenture to help drive productivity innovation. The new “intelligent” services will expand GE’s industrial Internet technologies and deliver four categories of outcomes and benefits including optimized networks, plant and facilities, and assets. The services work across major industry sectors, including energy, oil and gas, healthcare, aviation, rail, and manufacturing.