A Gift of Service

A New Business Helps Those in Crisis With Gifts of Service

Have you ever had your life stopped in its tracks by a sudden crisis?  Whether it is from illness, accident, a death in the family or one of life’s other challenges, most of us will run into a crisis at some point in our lives that throws us off the tracks.  Torn from your normal routine, you’re no longer able to take care of the normal everyday tasks like cooking, cleaning, taking care of the kids, or walking the dog.  Well-meaning friends and family might send flowers or bake cookies, but this is probably not what you really need at a time like this.  What you really need is help getting

Idaho Governor Recognizes Cabinet Gorge Dam

Whenever you flip a light switch, plug in an appliance, or turn on your furnace, you expect and receive energy on demand. Since the completion of our very first hydroelectric project in 1890, Avista’s dams have generated dependable, cost-effective and environmentally responsible power for our customers.

Hilton Worldwide Completes More Than 800 Volunteer Events During Inaugural Global Week of Service

Team Members served more than 660 local organizations in 401 cities across 51 countries
Press Release

McLean, Va., November 28, 2012 /3BL Media/ – During the week of November 11-18, Hilton Worldwide celebrated its first annual Global Week of Service and furthered the company’s Vision to “fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality.”

Service in the Long Hall


“Service is the rent we pay for the privilege of living on this earth. It is the very purpose of life, not something you do in your spare time.”

- Shirley Chisholm (passionate activist, educator, and groundbreaker who was the first African-American citizen to run for President of the United States…in 1972, by the way)

Military Heroes Month: The Decision to Serve


Albert Schweitzer once said, “I don't know what your destiny will be, but one thing I know—the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve.”

Hilton Worldwide Team Members to Fill the Earth with the Light and Warmth of Hospitality During First Annual Global Week of Service

Approximately 300,000 Team Members across 90 Countries and Territories to Volunteer in Communities
Press Release

MCLEAN, Va., November 8, 2012 /3BL Media/ On November 11 - 18, Hilton Worldwide team members across 90 countries and territories will celebrate the company's first Global Week of Service.

Post-9/11 Veterans to Create Scenic Overlook at the Santa Fe Trestle Trail

200 Mission Continues Fellows, Southwest Airlines Employees & Dallas Community to Serve

DALLAS, October 17, 2012 /3BL Media/ - On Saturday, October 20, 2012, from 12:00–4:30p.m., more than 200 Mission Continues Fellows, Southwest Airlines employees, and local volunteers will gather along the Trinity River corridor for a service project. After proudly serving their country, these men and women have taken the challenge to don a new uniform – one of community service and leadership – through Mission Continues Fellowships.  

FedEx Launches Eighth Annual FedEx Cares Week

FedEx Week of Service in More Than 40 Countries and Territories Around the World
Press Release

(3BL Media) Memphis, TN - September 10, 2012 - FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) launches its eighth annual FedEx Cares Week, providing volunteer and service opportunities for team members both in the U.S. and around the world.  More than 4,000 FedEx volunteers worldwide will donate their time and talents to serving local organizations dedicated to improving the quality of life in the communities where FedEx team members live and work.

Timberland Announces 2011 CSR Performance

Transparency leader shares achievements and opportunities as it strives to reduce environmental impacts
Press Release

(3BL Media) Stratham, NH – April 18, 2012 – Timberland, a leading outdoor footwear and apparel brand, today announced progress against its annual corporate social responsibility (CSR) goals.  A pioneer in transparency, Timberland believes that being a responsible business means both acting responsibly by managing the company’s impact, and communicating responsibly by being open about its actions and accountable for them.

LillyPad, Our Company Blog: What I Like Most About Lilly Global Day of Service



Armies of red-shirted volunteers will be swarming local communities on or around October 6 for Lilly’s fourth Global Day of Service. It’s a day of great pride for Lilly employees, when we get the opportunity to give back – en masse – to the communities in which we live and work.


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