COVID-19

Build Back Better: Turning Turmoil into a Lasting Transformation

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As we navigate through month six of the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re experiencing its impact on many levels – physically, emotionally, financially, spiritually. The sheer scale and reach of the pandemic creates paradoxes that we’re all wrestling to understand.

Teenage STEM Competitors Engineer Hospital Ventilators

By Juliet Whitcombe, External Communications Manager, Infrastructure
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Teenage veterans of the global FIRST® Robotics Competition are helping coronavirus patients in Afghanistan by making ventilators out of car parts.

Impact Makers: Novartis

Maximizing Technology, Time & Teamwork for Critical Impact, Now
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No question, the last eight weeks have been tough on everyone. As a pharma company, Novartis felt a duty to respond and call to be part of the solution. The Novartis purpose is to re-imagine medicine to improve and extend people's lives. The Novartis' purpose statement is aligned with four key areas: holding themselves to the highest ethical standards, being part of the solution on pricing and access to medicines, helping tackle global health challenges, and being a responsible citizen. 

Local Nurse Donates Stem Cells Twice to Help Elderly Man

by Caryn Eisert
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Three years after swabbing her cheek, Gloud received a call from DKMS that was she was a perfect match for a 74-year-old man who was suffering from blood cancer and needed a transplant to survive.

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COVID-19's Opportunity: A Chance to Build a More Resilient Workforce

America needs a better skill-matching system if workers are to find their footing after the pandemic recedes.
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Every day, we are inspired by the essential workers on the frontlines of this pandemic—by their commitment to working despite the risks and their resourcefulness and tremendous talents under duress. The workers manning grocery stores, the janitors sanitizing hospital wards, the warehouse workers fulfilling our online orders – they all share one thing in common: they are a part of America’s low-wage workforce. They are the workers keeping things going for the rest of us—and yet, many of them are financially insecure and lack opportunities for advancement.

FedEx Logistics Helps in the Fight Against COVID-19 by Distributing Personal Protective Equipment to Hospitals throughout Latin America

Almost 1 million face masks already shipped to front-line workers
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. June 11, 2020 /3BL Media/– FedEx Logistics, Inc., a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), is providing essential supply chain services to support the fight against COVID-19. FedEx is supplying Medline personal protective equipment (PPE) from a FedEx Logistics facility located in the Panama Pacifico Free Trade Zone and Panama, to hospitals in South America, Central America and the Caribbean.

Transforming the Logistics Sector During COVID-19

We’re investing in innovation, collaboration and empathy to help us move the world forward
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The COVID-19 global pandemic has not only upended the global logistics sector with massive changes to operations, supply chains, regulations and manpower – it has also transformed the way we keep commerce flowing, with lasting impact on the future of the sector.

Wells Fargo Foundation Expands Free Virtual Financial Coaching to Help With COVID-19 Hardships

Grants support nonprofits offering financial recovery resources for people of color, people with disabilities, and other vulnerable populations hit hardest by the pandemic
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SAN FRANCISCO, June 11, 2020 /3BL Media/ - With record numbers of U.S.

IWBI Welcomes Additional Leaders to the WELL Health-Safety Advisory for Sports and Entertainment Venues

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Representatives from the NFL, FIFA, Broadway, National Amusements, Royal Albert Hall, Melbourne Cricket Club, Tennis Australia and Comcast/Spectra among leaders providing expertise to WELL Health-Safety Rating as key factor in bringing players, artists, employees, fans and patrons back together
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Representatives from the NFL, FIFA, Broadway, National Amusements, Royal Albert Hall, Melbourne Cricket Club, Tennis Australia and Comcast/Spectra among leaders providing expertise to WELL Health-Safety Rating as key factor in bringing players, artists, employees, fans and patrons back together

COVID-19's Unequal Toll on Communities of Color

by Michael Sneed, Chief Communication Officer, Johnson & Johnson
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Tomorrow I will have the distinct honor of participating in a panel discussion held by the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, titled Black America – The Double Pandemic, where I will join experts examining the incredibly damaging impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Black community. 

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