The United Way of Benton & Franklin Counties (UWBF) in Washington state has a big mission: partner with individuals, businesses, and nonprofits “to address challenges that no one agency can solve alone, and provide the building blocks of opportunity—education, income and health—that every person needs to thrive.”
In the past two years, the nonprofit organization has helped improved the lives of more than 58,900 people.
Diversity Champions Collaborate to Address Social and Economic Impacts on Vulnerable Communities
BALTIMORE, May 7, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) is partnering with Ascend, the largest, non-profit Pan-Asian membership organization for business professionals and executives in North America, and a large number of other business and non-profit organizations to address the adverse impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak.
MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 8, 2020/3BL Media/ International Paper (NYSE: IP), daha önce benzeri görülmemiş KOVİD-19 pandemisinde açlıkla başa çıkmak ve toplulukların kritik öneme sahip ihtiyaçlarını karşılamak için harekete geçiyor. Dünyanın önde gelen yenilenebilir, lif bazlı ambalaj, kâğıt hamuru ve kâğıt üreticisi, dünyanın en savunmasız topluluklarında açlıkla başa çıkmak için Global FoodBanking Network'e (GFN - Küresel Gıda Bankası Ağı) yüz binlerce temel kullanım amaçlı oluklu kutu bağışlamayı taahhüt etti.
MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 8, 2020/3BL Media/ International Paper (NYSE: IP) is taking action to address hunger and meet critical community needs during the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic. The world’s leading producer of renewable, fiber-based packaging, pulp and paper has committed to donating hundreds of thousands of essential corrugated boxes to The Global FoodBanking Network (GFN) to address hunger in the most vulnerable communities around the world.
Companies around the world are taking steps to act responsibly in their reactions to the COVID-19 pandemic, and non-profit organizations are no exception.
Indeed, non-profits in healthcare, food access, humanitarian relief, kids/youth and those serving the creative community have all rallied around making a difference during the pandemic. Below, we’ve highlighted some of the non-profits that have programs specific to COVID-19, and how you can help.
This Thursday, we will host Day 1 of the Porter Novelli Purpose Summit: Committing to Action Amid COVID‐19, which will take an in-depth look at how the pandemic is accelerating the transformation of business as a force for good. Conversations will highlight the actions of brands like L.L. Bean, Ben & Jerry’s, Georgetown University’s Business for Impact initiative, among others; insights from our extensive, ongoing research; and useful perspectives from Porter Novelli leaders.
Healing a world turned upside down by COVID-19 will require all of us — companies, governments, individuals and nonprofits — to work together. Since March, purpose-driven companies and their people donated $640 million dollars to more than 79,000 different causes and gave 786,000 hours of their time and completed 53,000 small acts of Goodness.
International Paper Donates Boxes to LSU PPE Production Effort
In April, Louisiana State University (LSU) began large-scale production of personal protective equipment (PPE) as part of its statewide response to support medical professionals on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. International Paper provided 800 corrugated boxes to assist with the safe transportation of the PPE.