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44,600 Nonprofits Supported Through Benevity's Platform on GivingTuesday 2020

More than $55 million was donated on December 1, 2020, showing continued impact and momentum through global corporate purpose programs
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CALGARY, Alberta, December 3, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Benevity, Inc., the leading provider of global corporate purpose software, today announced that $55.5 million was raised on GivingTuesday 2020 (December 1, 2020) through its platform, an increase of 61 percent over the $34 million raised in 2019. This number is expected to increase as the dollars committed through companies’ payroll systems — the most cost-effective way to donate — make their way to 44,600 nonprofits.

Truist Foundation Supports American Red Cross Humanitarian Mission Through Annual Disaster Giving Program

Funding enables the Red Cross to prepare for and respond to disasters
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WASHINGTON, December 3, 2020 /3BL Media/— Today, the American Red Cross is recognizing Truist Foundation, headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, for supporting Red Cross Disaster Relief through the Annual Disaster Giving Program (ADGP) with an annual grant of $1 million.

Taylor, MI Veteran Chosen for Full Roof Replacement After Losing His Job

By Zach Russell For MediaNews Group
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A Taylor, MI veteran remains thankful after more than a dozen people chipped in to replace his entire roof and fully upgrade his house to city code.

Fraser-based Premier Roofing and Renovations did the work for free on the home of Army veteran Brian Reaume as part of the Owens Corning Roof Deployment Project.

Owens Corning began the project in 2016 to “show gratitude” to veterans by upgrading roofs of those in need.  

 

Giving Tuesday: Every Mile Makes a Difference

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FORT WORTH, Texas — At American Airlines, our purpose is to care for people on life’s journey — and that extends to our team members, customers and the communities we serve across our global network. This Giving Tuesday, American joins forces with its national nonprofit partners for an opportunity to donate AAdvantage® miles to those who need it most.

FedEx and Water Mission Deliver Aid to Flood Victims in Central Vietnam

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FedEx has teamed up with Water Mission to distribute water purification supplies to people impacted by recent floods and landslides in central Vietnam

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FedEx has teamed up with Water Mission to distribute water purification supplies to people impacted by recent floods and landslides in central Vietnam

Levelling the Odds for Caribbean Children With Cancer

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Surviving cancer, for many children, can come down to where they live. In several regions around the world, the risk of poor clinical outcomes for cancer and serious blood disease patients is determined by ongoing economic challenges, limited access to essential medicines and specialized diagnostic services, and not enough health care professionals with specialized training.

ON Semiconductor Adopts Underprivileged Schools in India

Written By: Rekha Nayak, human resources manager in India and grant advisor for Asia region
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World Children’s Day was first established in 1954 as Universal Children's Day and is celebrated on November 20 each year to promote international togetherness, awareness among children worldwide and improving children's welfare.

This is an annual day of action for children and a time for generations to come together to reimagine the type of world we want to create.

FedEx Inducted Into U.S. Chamber Foundation Corporate Citizenship Hall of Fame

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The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation has recognized FedEx as a Corporate Citizenship Hall of Fame inductee for our longstanding commitment to global citizenship. Our focus on sustainable transportation, global entrepreneurship, and delivering for good enables us to bring the full force of our unique capabilities to bear on helping communities around the world.  

Mohawk Honors America's Bravest Through Tunnel To Towers Foundation

75 veteran homes and counting
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Mohawk is proud to partner with the Tunnel to Towers Foundation to provide flooring for smart homes for our nation’s most catastrophically injured veterans. The manufacturer recently had the honor of presenting its 75th veteran home in partnership with the organization. 

Thank you to all who have served.

 

Click here to find out more about the organization and its Smart Home Program.

PPE Allows Hospital Chaplain to Care for Patients, Doctors Alike

A Truist Cares* grant has helped a rural health system keep its doctors, its nurses, and even its hospital chaplains safe while they serve on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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In Albany, Georgia, hospital chaplain Will Runyon remembers what it was like when they realized they had their first COVID-19 patient back in March 2020.

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