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California Fire Foundation and General Motors Team up to Donate Vehicles to California Fire Departments

Chevrolet trucks and SUVs will support frontline fire response and recovery in communities in need
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SACRAMENTO, Calif., December 17, 2020 /3BL Media/ – The California Fire Foundation today announced it is delivering 10 new Chevrolet trucks and SUVs donated by General Motors to local fire departments in need across the state.

ON Semiconductor Foundation Grant Empowers Latina Youth with Adelante Mujeres' Help

Written by Cassandra Savel, corporate social responsibility intern
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The ON Semiconductor Foundation seeks to serve and provide for the needs of communities across the globe. Through its grant making, the ON Semiconductor Foundation is empowering and providing opportunities for growth among underrepresented populations. As an underrepresented population, the Latinx community in the United States faces challenges related to discrimination, economic poverty, immigration and community opportunity, which affect the experience of youth as they navigate childhood, adolescence and beyond.

Eleventh Annual National Mentoring Summit Goes Virtual

This year’s summit to focus on Rising to the Moment, a collaboration to support positive youth development through mentoring
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WASHINGTON, December 17, 2020 /3BL Media/ – MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) is pleased to announce the eleventh annual summit theme, Rising to the Moment.”  While this year will certainly look and feel different as the Summit will be held virtual, it will still reflect the critical power of relationships, encompassing all the ways that mentoring has evolved, adapted, and held strong for young people and their relationships with their mentors during this past year. The annual thre

Walmart Business and Philanthropy Come Together to Help Fight Hunger This Holiday Season

Walmart Foundation donates $12 million to Feeding America; Walmart stores, Sam’s Clubs and distribution centers allocate funds and product to hunger-relief organizations
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BENTONVILLE, Ark., December 22, 2020 /3BL Media/ – The holidays are a time of giving, but they are also a time of great need. Food insecurity continues to plague families and individuals across the country with an estimated 1 in 6 people at risk of hunger as a result of COVID-19. This is compared to a pre-pandemic number of 1 in 9 struggling with food insecurity, according to Feeding America®, the nation’s largest hunger-relief organization.

P&G Commits to 2,021 Acts of Good in 2021 and Inspires Millions Through Lead with Love Campaign

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At P&G, we’ve supported communities and consumers through unexpected challenges for more than 180 years – and stepped up to provide significant support for COVID-19 relief, equality and the environment in 2020. Today, we’re announcing a commitment to 2,021 acts of good for 2021, starting with our next major wave of contributions of health, hygiene and cleaning products, personal protective equipment (PPE), and financial support collectively worth tens of millions of dollars for COVID-19 relief efforts.

Three Mountain Lion Cubs, Rescued from California Wildfires, Find New Home with Help from FedEx

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The 2020 California wildfire season brought unprecedented destruction. According to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), California experienced 9,639 fires, burning more than 4 million acres of land. These statistics not only beat the previous year (6,872 fires and 1.4 million acres burned), but also the 5-year average, which sits at 5,674 fires and 446,052 acres burned. 

How Does Corporate Behavior Relate to a Nation's Soft Power

A dive into the relationship and correlation between corporate sustainability ratings and a nation’s soft power score.
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Does Corporate Behavior Relate to a Nation’s Soft Power?

Aramark Aims to Donate 5 Million Face Masks - One for Every Mask Sold - to Ronald McDonald House Charities Chapters

Partnership Will Support RMHC and the Vital Services and Compassionate Care They Provide to Children and Their Families
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PHILADELPHIA, December 17, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) has launched a face mask donation campaign to benefit Ronald McDonald House locations across the United States that will help support the vital services and compassionate care they provide to children and their families.

CIT Donates Two Million Meals to Fight Hunger

In response to unprecedented need, CIT doubled its annual commitment
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NEW YORK – December 16, 2020 /3BL Media/ – CIT Group Inc’s (NYSE: CIT) annual partnership with Feeding America® has helped provide Two Million Meals to people in need this holiday season. With the support of its customers, employees and followers, the company brought awareness to the pressing issue of food insecurity across the country. 

We Are Citizen Philanthropists - Illuminate a Brighter World

By Marisa Schafer, Head of Citizen Philanthropy, VMware
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Reflecting on 10 years of Citizen Philanthropy

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