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7 Ways to Celebrate an Eco-Friendly Thanksgiving

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Americans produce about 25-percent more waste between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day compared to the rest of the year, according to estimates. However, we can all make small changes to reduce, reuse, and recycle during the holiday season and throughout the year.

Here are seven eco-friendly tips to add sustainability to your Thanksgiving:

Volunteer Light Set to “Shine” With Cumulus Media / VolunteerMatch Partnership as Americans Gather Around Thanksgiving Tables

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OAKLAND, Calif., November 19, 2020 /3BL Media/  Cumulus Media and VolunteerMatch are teaming up to “Shine” a light on the invaluable benefits of human connection with the launch of “PROJECT SHINE” on Thursday, November 19, 2020.

Hanes Is Happy to Be the 'Official Smile' of the 94th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade®

America’s No. 1 basic apparel brand continues its #MaskAround campaign by partnering with the iconic Parade to provide face masks, most featuring a bold smile screen print, to help protect staff, volunteers and participants
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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., November 13, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Hanes, America’s No. 1 basic apparel brand, is helping millions smile for the holidays as it partners with the team behind the world-renowned Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®.

AEG Hosts 8th Annual Thanksgiving Celebration at L.A. LIVE's The Novo

AEG employee volunteers prepared and served more than 1,200 meals to U.S. Veterans throughout Los Angeles and families from neighborhoods adjacent to L.A. LIVE; Event coincided with company’s annual Season of Giving Initiative
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In celebration of Thanksgiving, AEG hosted more than 1,200 local residents - including 300 U.S. military veterans and their families, along with 900 members of the Pico Union community in downtown Los Angeles – for a free Thanksgiving dinner at The Novo at L.A. LIVE earlier today.

AEG’s ASCSC Community Foundation and LA Galaxy Foundation Host 16th Annual Thanksgiving Foundations’ Feast

AEG employees served more than 200 Thanksgiving meals to local children and families at Dignity Health Sports Park’s American Express Stadium Club in Carson, Calif.
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AEG’s ASCSC Community Foundation and the LA Galaxy Foundation recently hosted the 16th Annual Thanksgiving Foundations’ Feast at Dignity Health Sports Park’s American Express Club on Friday, Nov. 22.

During the event, LA Galaxy players and AEG staff from the LA Galaxy and Dignity Health Sports Park served complete Thanksgiving meals to 250 local children and families in need from neighboring organizations including Children’s Institute, Los Angeles Children and Family Services, The Salvation Army Red Shield, Koinonia Family Services and El Nido Family Services.

LA Kings to Host Annual Food Drives at STAPLES Center Leading Up to Thanksgiving

LA Kings Annual Thanksgiving Food Drives at STAPLES Center to benefit Friends & Helpers; November 21, 23, 25 & 27
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AEG’s LA Kings will team up with Blue Shield of California to host four Food Drives during the club’s home games at STAPLES Center leading up to the Thanksgiving holiday. The LA Kings Food Drives presented by Blue Shield of California will benefit Friends & Helpers which provides support and education for domestic abuse victims.

L.A. LIVE’s The Novo by Microsoft to Host 7th Annual Thanksgiving Celebration

More than 1,200 U.S. Veterans and families from neighborhoods adjacent to L.A. LIVE will be served free Thanksgiving meals as part of AEG’s Season of Giving
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This Thanksgiving, more than 1,200 local residents - including 300 U.S. military veterans and their families - along with 900 members of the Pico Union, Downtown and South Los Angeles communities - will be served a FREE traditional Thanksgiving meal by AEG community volunteers. The Thanksgiving Celebration is part of AEG’s annual Season of Giving, the company’s holiday initiative that encourages its employees throughout the world to engage in charitable activities with local nonprofit organizations. The full course Thanksgiving meal will be catered by Wolfgang Puck Catering.

LA Galaxy Foundation and StubHub Center Foundation Host 15th Annual Thanksgiving Foundations’ Feast

Thanksgiving meals were served to 250 local children and families in need at StubHub Center’s American Express Stadium Club
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November 21, 2018 /3BL Media/ - AEG’s LA Galaxy Foundation and StubHub Center Foundation hosted the 15th Annual Thanksgiving Foundations' Feast at StubHub Center’s American Express Stadium Club on Monday, Nov. 19.

Pro Bono Perspectives Podcast Thanksgiving Special! Episode 9: Robert Lee, Rescuing Leftover Cuisine

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We are thrilled to welcome Robert Lee, Co-Founder and CEO of Rescuing Leftover Cuisine for a special Thanksgiving week episode. Rescuing Leftover Cuisine is a national nonprofit that targets both the prevention of quality food waste and putting an end to hunger. In the United States alone, 40 percent of food gets tossed every year and on average, 1,160 pounds of food are lost to the garbage pail each year by an American family of four.

Turkey Dinners Delivered to Customers by Consumers Energy Employees

By J. Scott Park
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Consumers Energy employees understand that utility work can be a pain for customers.

Torn up lawns and landscaping. Trucks blocking driveways and roads. Holes in the road and yards.

So, on Wednesday, Nov. 14, employees gave back to their customers affected by this work. About 600 turkey dinners were assembled and delivered in Jackson, Saginaw and Warren.

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