Nuclear plant employees donate and deliver toys and bikes for local children
In 1996, a few employees at Duke Energy’s Brunswick Nuclear Plant in Southport, N.C., decided to collect donations to buy a handful of bicycles for needy children at a local school. The next year, more employees participated and even more bikes were delivered.
Nearly 20 years later, the effort is still going strong.
GSK IMPACT Award winners build healthy communities by addressing care of elders, homelessness, education and other pressing issues
November 17, 2016 /3BL Media/ -- GSK [LSE/NYSE: GSK] and Triangle Community Foundation today announced the GSK IMPACT Award Winners for the Triangle region. Ten local nonprofits were awarded $40,000 each in recognition of their outstanding contributions to a healthier Triangle region.
Wells Fargo Mobile Response Unit team to station in Lumberton, N.C. to provide mortgage assistance, insurance claim check processing, and repair and recovery tips
LUMBERTON, N.C., Nov. 1, 2016/3BL Media/ – Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) today announced the company will deploy its Mobile Response Unit to provide housing recovery assistance to customers in North Carolina and South Carolina impacted by the recent flooding caused by Hurricane Matthew.
Backpacks and school supplies delivered to more than 1,000 Charlotte students; school library stocked with money skills books
CHARLOTTE, Sept. 7, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Ally Financial today teamed up with local nonprofit Classroom Central to deliver backpacks and school supplies to all of the 1,020 students at Hidden Valley Elementary School in Charlotte, N.C. Ally volunteers collected, organized and delivered the supplies to the school in an effort to equip local children with the necessary tools to start their school year off right.
Focus on Cancer Survivorship Care Models in Southeast States
July 20, 2016 /3BL Media/ - The Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation’s Bridging Cancer CareTM initiative has announced a Request for Proposals (RFP) for projects to design, implement and evaluate new survivorship care models for patients with lung cancer. Implementation must take place in Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and/or W. Virginia.
Players were out in their communities in the days leading up to the Fourth of July honoring those who fought and continue to fight for our country.
Ben Revere, Clint Robinson, Sammy Solis and Blake Treinen of the Washington Nationals kicked off the activities with a Players Trust City Clinic benefiting children of active military members from the D.C. and Maryland areas at Andrews Air Force Base.