As Team Sky returned to the U.S. for the 2016 Amgen Tour of California, the team and its sponsor 21st Century Fox donated bikes, helmets, Team Sky shirts and more to the young members of the South Bay Boys & Girls Clubs in Los Angeles. The pro cyclists also spent the afternoon of May 11 guiding the kids from South Bay through a cycling confidence course, helping them get comfortable riding and giving them the tools they need to stay active and healthy.
At the Second Annual Social Good Awards Breakfast in New York City, Cynopsis Media recognized FOX Sports Supports as this year's "Social Good Shining Star," while awarding several honorable mentions to programming at National Geographic. The April 7th event honored the television industry's outstanding social responsibility initiatives, for which 21st Century Fox brands received seven nominations.
SCRANTON, PA, September 18, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Tonight, at the 8th annual Lackawanna County Community Fundraiser, VaxServe and Sanofi Pasteur executives announced that more than $230,000 has been raised for three local nonprofit organizations, which includes a significant donation made by VaxServe and Sanofi Pasteur.
At the “Jazzin It Up” event held at POSH at the Scranton Club, a check for the grand total was presented to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Northeastern Pennsylvania, Employment Opportunity and Training Center (EOTC), and Marley’s Mission.
When Team Sky's Chris Froome crossed the finish line on the Champs-Èlysèes on Sunday, cementing a 72-second lead over his nearest competitor Nairo Quintana, he became the first Briton in history to win the Tour de France twice. Team Sky, sponsored by 21st Century Fox, collected the overall team award, marking the third time the team has won the Tour in the past four years.
Kids love sports, but they also need to learn about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). What better way to combine the two than with Time Warner Cable’s Connect a Million Minds STEM in Sports Hockey program with NHL team the Anaheim Ducks. In partnership with the Samueli Foundation and the Ducks, Time Warner Cable created a national PSA with the Ducks center, Ryan Getzlof and curriculum of the science behind hockey that can be used by educators, after school programs and parents.
Together, Time Warner Cable and its partners have helped connect one million young people to hands-on science, technology, engineering and math opportunities and resources. Learn more about the road to one million by visiting http://www.connectamillionminds.com.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of America, a national nonprofit providing after-school programs and summer camps for young people of all ages, hosted its annual Great Futures Gala in Los Angeles on November 5th, honoring FOX Sports with the Champion of Youth Award. FOX Sports announcers Joe Buck and Erin Andrews emceed the event, and Eric Shanks (left), President, COO, and Executive Producer of FOX Sports, accepted the award from BGCA Board member Michael Tennenbaum (right).
2,835 Young Club Members to Benefit from Brakes Plus, University of the Rockies, and Colorado Land Rover Retailers Support
November 5, 2014 /3BL Media/ - It's projected that in the next decade there will be about 1 million more U.S. jobs in the tech sector than computer science graduates to fill them. Low-income youth are at a critical disadvantage when it comes to acquiring and practicing the STEM skills needed to succeed in college and a competitive global economy.
$100,000 grant supports national and local efforts, including scholarships for 30 high school students in NY, MN, GA
July 1, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), which has rebranded from ING U.S., announced today that it recently made a $100,000 contribution to Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) and its Great Futures Campaign. Funds were provided through the company’s charitable giving arm, the Voya Foundation. The Great Futures Campaign is BGCA’s initiative to mobilize the country to ensure great futures for America’s youth by inspiring the next generation to be successful, healthy and engaged citizens.