The weekend of July 6th, Vigi 4 Cure took to the Quebec countryside to make its way from Repentigny to Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, a small town just outside of Quebec City, all in the span of two days.
The weather on their side, the 15 riders from the Vigilant Global team beat the sunny pavement with their wheels, passing fields, homes and supporters along the way. They received the caring support of volunteers and organizers, who made sure that there was plenty of food, water and resting checkpoints for all of the fundraising athletes.
SAN MATEO, Calif., July 9, 2013 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ - This summer, all 80 Prometheus Real Estate Group communities, 650 Prometheans, and 15+ vendor partners lent a helping hand in a huge effort called the "2013 POrCH Challenge." The goal was to help enrich the lives of people with disabilities through the power of sports. The campaign supported five dif
This week, Account Director Jillian Wilson-Martin and Assistant Account Executive Ivellisse Morales from our Social Impact team discuss how to protect your charitable dollars from so-called “charities” that claim to do good, but really pocket your donations as profits.
One of Cisco’s longest-running traditions is a special program for Silicon Valley nonprofits, which has offered Community Impact Cash Grants to carefully selected community organizations for more than a decade. In recent years, the grant amount has been set at $15,000 each for programs focused on K-8 education and health, a subset of Cisco’s overall social investment areas.
Advancing Medical Research campaign to help fund new gene silencing therapy
WOONSOCKET, R.I., June 3, 2013 /3BL Media/ -- CVS/pharmacy has launched its annual in-store Advancing Medical Research fundraising campaign to support medical research and help improve the quality of life for those living with amyotrophic l
Alexandria, Va., May 20, 2013 /3BL Media/ -- Global Impact is proud to announce that it has officially launched its new website, still found at www.charity.org.
“The new site more accurately reflects what we do and who we serve as an organization,” said Global Impact Director of Marketing and Communications Joseph Mettimano. “We offer philanthropic solutions to both corporations and charities, all in an effort to secure funds to help the world’s most vulnerable people. This new site helps us tell their story.”
Month-long in-store fundraising campaign in Boston-area CVS/pharmacy locations raises more than $650,000 to support victims of Boston Marathon attack
WOONSOCKET, R.I., May 15, 2013 /3BL Media/ --CVS Caremark announced today that a month-long, in-store fundraising campaign at CVS/pharmacy locations throughout Greater Boston raised over $650,000 in donations from customers to The One Fund Boston, which was established by Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino to raise money for victims and families who were affected by the attack on the Boston Marathon.
With summer fast approaching, the employees of Vigilant Global find themselves in the preparation stages of one of the biggest athletic fundraising activities in the Montreal area: the Ride to Conquer Cancer. An annual event, the Ride profits the Segal Centre for Cancer at the Jewish General Hospital and involves two days of cycling through the Quebec countryside. Riders leave from Montreal and arrive just outside of Québec city. They contribute to the profits by individually raising funds to pay their participation fees.