CENTENIAL Colo., December 24, 2019 /3BL Media/ – This holiday season, Arrow Electronics employees in the Americas purchased more than 100 tote bags handcrafted by women in rural Tanzania to support NEEMA International and its DigiTruck classroom for orphaned students in the country’s Kilimanjaro region. With company-matched funds, employees donated enough to cover the cost of five school scholarships for DigiTruck students in 2020.
Teammates volunteered nearly 1,600 hours to improve the way people move, live, work and play in the U.S. and Latin America
NASHVILLE, Tenn., December 17, 2019, /3BL Media/ ― Bridgestone Americas, Inc. today announced the results of its inaugural Bridgestone Americas Volunteer Week, a concentrated, network-wide volunteerism campaign intended to promote the greater good in its communities. The success of the 2019 campaign was driven by employee participation in dozens of volunteer events.
When is a coat more than just a coat? For children in need, it means a warm walk to school and the ability to play outside with friends. With Operation Warm our team has delivered nearly 500,000 new coats across North America.
In many communities, students who are on a free or reduced cost lunch program at school go hungry over winter break when they are out of the classroom for an extended period of time. Every year during the holiday season, Alliance Data associates in Columbus, Ohio come together at the Company’s Holiday Give Back event to help eliminate this issue. Associates work together to bundle 1,500 care packages filled with food and deliver them to students at local schools to take home and share with their families over the break.
by: Jackie Terry, ON Semiconductor CSR Program Manager
ON Semiconductor takes pride in how we have integrated corporate social responsibility (CSR) into our culture and business operations around the world. To showcase and educate employees on local and global efforts, we held our first-ever CSR day during our annual Responsibility Week in early November, with CSR activities taking place around the world.
CBRE Korea employees volunteered time and resources to decorate study rooms and fund-raise for the Guro Happy Community Child Center on November 15,2019. Please visit https://www.cbrekorea.com/ for more information about CBRE Korea.
Who knew some of Santa’s biggest helpers were FedEx Freight drivers?
Since Santa and Mrs. Claus can’t be everywhere before the holidays, FedEx Freight drivers Chuck and Sarah Fiske have stepped in to help. This husband and wife duo make Trees for Troops deliveries extra special by playing the role of Mr. and Mrs. Claus.
For more than 15 years, FedEx has delivered more than a quarter of a million farm-grown Christmas trees to military bases across the United States and internationally to bring holiday joy to our troops and military families.
Benevity Mobile App Empowers People to Do Good Anytime, Anywhere
CALGARY, Alberta, December 5, 2019 /3BL Media/– Benevity, Inc., the global leader in corporate social responsibility (CSR) and employee engagement software, today announced the next evolution of its platform with the launch of the Benevity mobile app. Free to Benevity clients and available now for iOS and Android, the app allows companies to expand their CSR programs and forge deeper and more inclusive connections with their employees, empowering their people to do more good in the moment.
Alliance Data recognizes the United Nations’ International Volunteer Day by celebrating our associates’ volunteer efforts throughout the year and encouraging a continued focus on sustainability and service.