King’s Challenge “What are you doing for others?” Sparks Projects Throughout Southern California
PASADENA, Calif., January 21, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Kaiser Permanente Southern California physicians and staff are volunteering their time and talent throughout January to commemorate the 2014 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service.
January 21, 2014 /3BL Media/ - StartSomeGood.com, the global crowdfunding platform for social good projects, has announced the finalists for the StartSomeGood Impact Award, which recognises crowdfunding campaigns that have created outstanding positive impact for their communities.
A culture of giving back to the community - embedded within the Company from its founding - has ensured that our operational and employee efforts relating to the environment achieved early success and adoption. We contribute money, time and expertise to help charities and non-profit organizations globally. We encourage our employees to pursue their charitable interests through our philanthropic efforts, thereby helping to develop the next generation of volunteers and philanthropists.
Verizon donates $250,000 to help launch online chat service
Austin, Texas, Oct. 30, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The National Domestic Violence Hotline (NDVH) announced today that visitors to TheHotline.org looking for information or help will now be able to chat live online with advocates thanks to a $250,000 donation from Verizon, through its HopeLine program. The organization also learned that it has the opportunity to receive an additional $250,000 in matching funds through a national wireless phone drive.
Last July, SAP introduced an innovative international corporate program called the SAP Social Sabbatical where “high-potential” employees volunteered their skills to support non-government, social entrepreneur or non-profit organizations and expand their leadership skills. The program is scaling fast.
RSF currently provides $75 million in financing to over 80 for-profit and non-profit social enterprises. Watch this new video to learn more about three of these organizations: Camphill Communities California, Guayaki, and Ceres Community Project.
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SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 19, 2013 / 3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- Online retailer Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSTK) announced the launch of a social media-based sweepstakes inspired by its new "The Good Good" advertising campaign. The contest winner will receive $2,500 and his or her chosen charity will benefit from 100 hours of Overstock.com employee time.