Together we transform the lives of low-income homeowners by improving the safety and health of their homes and revitalizing our communities. Learn more about Rebuilding Together at: www.rebuildingtogether.org.
The two real estate executives will lead expansion of national reach and impact
WASHINGTON, D.C., January 26, 2016 /3BL Media/ - The national board of directors of Rebuilding Together today announced that Caroline Blakely has joined the organization as President and CEO. Blakely will be responsible for the overall management of Rebuilding Together, a national nonprofit that transforms the lives of low-income homeowners by improving the safety and health of their homes and revitalizes communities. Sherry Chris, who is President and CEO of Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate, was elected chair of the national board of directors.
[Article from the January 2016 issue of GreenMoney Journal]
Self Help Credit Union’s Green Impact Capital
By Melissa Malkin-Weber, Sustainability Director, Self-Help Credit Union
When I finished graduate school in 1994, I wanted to build a meaningful career using my training in law and public health. More specifically, I had two major goals: to create a more sustainable planet, and to invest my money in a way that was consistent with my social justice values. Ideally, I would weave the two together.
Cybercrime was estimated in 2014 to cost the global economy upwards of $575 billion annually. Earlier this year, Time Warner Cable Business Class conducted its second annual small business technology survey and found that 27% of respondents said securing their network from external threats is their biggest technology challenge today.
New microsite shows impact of and encourages participation in #GivingTuesday efforts
November 18, 2015 /3BL Media/ - FrontStream has released an exciting new #GivingTuesday Impact Dashboard that gives #GivingTuesday participants the ability to see the immediate impact of their giving across multiple channels and immediately get involved by donating to an existing campaign, shopping online charity auctions or creating their own campaign.
HARRISBURG, Pa, November 17, 2015 /3BL Media/ - How much chocolate is too much? Keystone Human Services puts it to the test during its annual Chocolatefest Weekend, held on January 30-31, 2016 at Hershey Lodge in Hershey, PA.
The weekend begins with ChocolateBall on January 30 at 6 p.m. This beach-themed black tie event includes dinner, dancing, live music by Cruise Control, live and silent auctions, and more. Once again, Mountz Jewelers has donated a stunning diamond pendant that the lucky winner of the champagne raffle will get to take home.
Wells Fargo celebrates National Veteran Small Business Week, Veterans Day, Military Family Month
SAN FRANCISCO, November 5, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) announced that it has donated more than $66 million to help service members, veterans, and their families over the past three years — well surpassing its $35 million goal.
Program Aims to Provide 1.1 Million Healthy Meals to Local Children; Kicks Off With Playground Build at KIPP Unity Primary School
NEW YORK, September 25, 2015 – Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) today announced a sixth location for its innovative Morgan Stanley Healthy Cities initiative. Healthy Cities Houston aims to deliver a linked network of wellness, nutrition and play resources to children in underserved communities, and launched today with the construction of a new playground at KIPP Unity Primary School.
We all know that skills-based volunteering is a great idea for companies, its people and, most importantly, the nonprofits that deliver critical services every day to our communities. Still, whether you’re excited to bring a skills-based volunteer program to your company, become a skills-based volunteer yourself or find professionals to help move your nonprofit organization to the next stage, it can be hard to figure out how to take that first step in making SBV a truly effective resource for you!