Grants intended to help minority and women owned businesses, which have disproportionately been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic
CHANTILLY, Va., June 21, 2022 /3BL Media/ – The Dulles Regional Chamber of Commerce has unveiled its new Minority Small Business Owner Grant Program. With a history of innovation and making the Dulles Region a center for both business and community growth, the Chamber is constantly exploring new ways to address the changing landscape of business and provide connections that help business owners thrive.
June 19 -- also known as Juneteenth, or the nation’s second Independence Day -- commemorates the end of slavery in Texas, and therefore the nation, a full two and a half years after President Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation. Because June 19 falls on a Sunday this year, the United States will observe its newest federal holiday on Monday, June 20.
When you think of the word “fun” insurance isn’t likely the first thing that pops into your head, but in our two decades of facilitating Legal & General America’s (LGA) Charitable Giving Campaign, “fun” is exactly how we’d describe the employees at LGA and their approach to workplace giving.
Amid the conflict in Ukraine, shelters, rescue groups and veterinary clinics in Ukraine are trying to keep their operations going, making every effort to provide safety and urgent care to animals caught up in the conflict. Relief workers and organizations are also doing all they can to clear the way for emergency entry into neighboring nations for Ukrainians with pets.
Support The Humane Society of the United States' Rescue and Response Efforts
The Humane Society of the United States (The HSUS) Animal Rescue and Response team is currently on the ground in Mayfield, Kentucky to search for and rescue animals after the recent devastating tornado. The team will be stationed at the Mayfield-Graves Animal Shelter after being called in to provide critical aid and expertise. They are going through the rubble and searching for animals who were lost or separated from their families.
“Do you want to build a robot?” That’s the question America’s Charities and Give To Get recently posed to a small group of HR, CSR, and employee giving coordinators who we invited to test-drive a virtual volunteering experience.
The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc., (LDF) has been at the center of protecting the right to vote, and all civil rights, since 1940. Founded by Thurgood Marshall, LDF is America’s premier legal organization fighting for racial justice. Through litigation, advocacy, and public education, LDF seeks structural changes to expand democracy, eliminate disparities, and achieve racial justice in a society that fulfills the promise of equality for all Americans.
PALM SPRINGS, Calif., December 8, 2021 /3BL Media/ - “Every day, our employees show our collective commitment to the health and well-being of our thousands of members/patients. This has never been truer than during 2020 and 2021 as we’ve battled COVID together,” said Dr. Marc Hoffing, Medical Director of Desert Oasis Healthcare. “We want to make sure that our employees understand we appreciate how much they do for those we serve on a daily basis. That’s why we are so pleased to announce the launch of our Supportive Assistance for Employees Fund – or its shorter name, the SAFE Fund. ”