On February 22, 2013, my life changed forever. Skiing has always been my outlet, but on that particular day on Jay Peak in Vermont’s Green Mountains, I was in an accident that caused a compression of my spinal column, pinching nerves in my neck. I was instantly paralyzed from the neck down from what we later learned was a C4-C5 incomplete Spinal Cord Injury (SCI).
Wine & Whiskers returns to St. Louis to raise money for animal rescue programs & to honor ARF's co-founder, Tony La Russa
Last month, Marcone proudly supported Animal Rescue Foundation’s Wine & Whiskers fundraiser and party with a silver level sponsorship. The event not only helped raise money for ARF, but honored the organization’s co-founder and recent Hall of Fame inductee, Tony La Russa.
Just before Valentine’s Day four years ago, an Oregon-based company called Mindvalley decided to spread the love at work - through an event they dubbed Love Week where every worker plays Secret Angel to some other worker, and everyone gets to experience love and appreciation over a five-day work week.
Mary Kay is deep in the heart of Austin, Texas today with the Texas Council on Family Violence (TCFV) advocating for laws protecting survivors of domestic violence. This is part of Mary Kay’s national Lobbying for Good program and Don’t Look Away company campaign to educate, prevent and end domestic violence before it begins. Learn more about Mary Kay’s efforts at marykay.com/dontlookaway.
10 years ago, Make-A-Wish® granted Bryce's wish to have a bass-fishing boat
More than ten years ago, Make-A-Wish® granted Bryce’s wish to have a bass-fishing boat. Now, Bryce is a 23-year-old graduate and still fondly recalls what his wish meant to him.
At 13, Bryce was in the hospital for chemotherapy treatments and missing the freedom of being outdoors and going fishing. He decided to purposefully schedule his wish day for the day after he finished chemotherapy. This way, he had something to look forward to while he was in the hospital.
In collaboration with MGM Resorts International and the City of Henderson, Habitat for Humanity Las Vegas raised the walls to its 100th home on January 31marking a significant milestone for the organization.
CHERRY HILL, NJ, February 11, 2015 /3BL Media/ – In celebration of reaching the historic milestone of 513,693 vehicle sales in 2014, and breaking one half million sales for the first time, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) will help provide 513,693 meals nationwide through Feeding America and its network of 200 food banks. Food Bank of South Jersey, the food bank that directly serves the Subaru corporate headquarters community, will receive the equivalent of 50,000 meals.
Sanofi Pasteur contributes $350,000 to local college science labs and classrooms
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Building on its foundation of support for Northampton Community College (NCC), Sanofi Pasteur provided early and significant funding for the College’s new Monroe County campus in Tannersville. The company’s donation of more than $350,000 underwrote NCC Monroe’s science labs and classrooms on the third floor of the Kapp Hall academic building.