Volunteering

Henry Schein Announces Support for Mission of Mercy Events

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 7:55pm

Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) today announced its support for two Mission of Mercy events scheduled through 2021, part of the Companys three-year commitment to America's Dentists Care Foundation (ADCF).

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  • Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) today announced its support for two Mission of Mercy events scheduled through 2021, part of the Companys three-year commitment to America's Dentists Care Foundation (ADCF).
  • The Mission of Mercy (MOM) events will take place in Pittsburgh, PA (10/22-10/23) and Phoenix, AZ (12/9-12/11).
  • At Henry Schein, we actively support community-based programs that provide easy access to oral care and help improve health equity for populations most in need, said Jennifer Kim Field, Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility, Henry Schein.
  • For more information about Mission of Mercy, and to learn more about the 2021 events, please visit www.adcf.net .

Olympian Summer Sanders to Keynote CME Group Tour Championship Women's Leadership Day Presented by Versant Health

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 3:05pm

NAPLES, Fla., Oct. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The CME Group Tour Championship and Versant Health are pleased to announce Olympian Summer Sanders as the keynote speaker for the CME Group Tour Championship Women's Leadership Day, Presented by Versant Health.

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  • NAPLES, Fla., Oct. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The CME Group Tour Championship and Versant Health are pleased to announce Olympian Summer Sanders as the keynote speaker for the CME Group Tour Championship Women's Leadership Day, Presented by Versant Health.
  • The CME Group Tour Championship Women's Leadership Day represents an opportunity for current and emerging women leaders to connect, network and learn from each other while discussing leadership development and female empowerment.
  • "We are thrilled to bring our Women's Leadership Day back to the CME Group Tour Championship.
  • Women's Leadership Day Presented by Versant Health is currently offering table sponsorships to local businesses and will offer table seats to individuals online on October 25, 2021.

Hallmark's Crown Garden Donates More than 1,000 Pounds of Produce to Kansas City-Area Families

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 3:00pm

The produce was donated to Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City (RMHC-KC), Jewish Family Services and Harvesters, which provided it to families in need.

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  • The produce was donated to Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City (RMHC-KC), Jewish Family Services and Harvesters, which provided it to families in need.
  • "In a non-pandemic year, the Crown Garden produces about 1,000 pounds of produce, so to exceed this number during a pandemic is entirely due to the passion our volunteers have for this work."
  • The Crown Garden opened in 2011 with 25 volunteers as a way for Hallmark to support RMHC-KC and the families that stay there.
  • The garden is about 100 feet by 80 feet with 16 raised beds, fruit trees, grapes and berries.

Scholars Of Sustenance Served 130,000 Meals On World Food Day

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 1:03pm

A massive cooking eventthat fed 117 communities across Bangkok, Phuket, Hua Hinand Bali,with hundreds of volunteers helping us with all the preparation, cooking and distribution.Thanks to everyone for making this record-breaking number of meals served on this year'sWorld Food Day celebration!

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  • A massive cooking eventthat fed 117 communities across Bangkok, Phuket, Hua Hinand Bali,with hundreds of volunteers helping us with all the preparation, cooking and distribution.Thanks to everyone for making this record-breaking number of meals served on this year'sWorld Food Day celebration!
  • They managed to cook and serve 100,509 meals in different locations to help many vulnerable communities who are in deep financial sufferings due to lack of incomes.
  • Meanwhile in Bali, in the midst of all the preparation for the World Food Day, the city experienced a major Earthquake that caused so much casualties.
  • Thanks againto all of our amazing partners who made this year's World Food Day celebration a success!

Global Eco Army on a RACE against TIME to SAVE THE WORLD!

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 2:17am

Global Eco Army, Navy and Air Force needed budget to achieve these ambitious goals is $30 Billon Dollars.

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  • Global Eco Army, Navy and Air Force needed budget to achieve these ambitious goals is $30 Billon Dollars.
  • Global Eco Army, Navy and Air Force are proud to announce fundraising over $100,000 between tangible and intangible Financial Donations for Be An Angel Day.
  • Business Analyst and Chief Mental Health Officer for Global Eco Army Mr. Ellis Wilson Jr, VIOLINIST Susana Szakacs 813-817-5490 or e-mail: SusanaSzakacs@Yahoo.com , https://www.susanaszakacs.net/ .
  • Global Eco Army looks forward to making the next LOVE PRINT ON EARTH for a great cause in December 2021 with 7 billion people, planting 8 Billion Trees.

Project Management Institute Recognizes the Projects Reimagining Our Future with the Release of 2021 Most Influential Projects Lists

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 7:23pm

Project Management Institute (PMI) today announced the top 50 influential projects of the past 12 months on its third annual list of Most Influential Projects .

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  • Project Management Institute (PMI) today announced the top 50 influential projects of the past 12 months on its third annual list of Most Influential Projects .
  • The 2021 Most Influential Projects list demonstrates how project managers and changemakers have found resourceful ways to bring projects to life amid global disruptions, including the continuing pandemic.
  • The main list of the 50 Most Influential Projects includes innovation in transportation, renewable energy, architecture, technology, and more.
  • Additionally, PMI released 30 lists recognizing the Top 10 most influential projects in a variety of regions and industries.

Saranac Waterfront Lodge Awarded Prestigious LEED Green Building Certification

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 7:30pm

SARANAC LAKE, N.Y., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Saranac Waterfront Lodge announced today that it has been awarded LEED Silver , becoming the first and only hotel in New York's Adirondacks to achieve a certification.

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  • SARANAC LAKE, N.Y., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Saranac Waterfront Lodge announced today that it has been awarded LEED Silver , becoming the first and only hotel in New York's Adirondacks to achieve a certification.
  • LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design), developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), is the most widely used green building rating system in the world and an international symbol of excellence.
  • Saranac Waterfront Lodge, a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts, achieved LEED certification for implementing practical and measurable strategies and solutions aimed at supporting the environment.
  • For more than 20 years, USGBC has been advancing green building practices through the development of LEED, the world's most widely used green building program.

Frederick Rescue Mission Welcomes New Learning Center Director

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 6:00pm

FREDERICK, Md., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Frederick Rescue Mission is adding to their leadership team with the hiring of Christine Bugher in the role of Learning Center Director.

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  • FREDERICK, Md., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Frederick Rescue Mission is adding to their leadership team with the hiring of Christine Bugher in the role of Learning Center Director.
  • Previously, Chris was the Director of the Marriage Resource Center of Frederick County, and she will continue to teach a communications course at Frederick Community College.
  • She has over 30 years of experience in education and training, and has two postgraduate degrees: one in education and another in learning design/technology.
  • The Frederick Rescue Mission has been serving the city and the surrounding areas for five decades.

The Home Depot Foundation continues partnership with Habitat for Humanity International with $2.5 million donation

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 6:00pm

ATLANTA, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot Foundation recently renewed its long-standing partnership with Habitat for Humanity with a $2.5 million donation to support the nonprofit housing organization's efforts.

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  • ATLANTA, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Home Depot Foundation recently renewed its long-standing partnership with Habitat for Humanity with a $2.5 million donation to support the nonprofit housing organization's efforts.
  • Since 2011, The Home Depot Foundation has contributed more than $28 million to help veterans and their families improve or build an affordable place to call home.
  • This year also marks the 10th anniversary of Habitat's Repair Corps , a national program funded by The Home Depot Foundation to conduct critical repairs of military veterans' homes.
  • "We are grateful to The Home Depot Foundation for their continued support and for their commitment to ensuring that U.S. military veterans and their families have a safe place to call home," said Jonathan Reckford, CEO of Habitat for Humanity International.

ALX Resources Corp. Appoints David Quirt as Uranium Technical Advisor

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 4:59pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - October 21, 2021) - ALX Resources Corp. (TSXV: AL) (FSE: 6LLN) (OTC: ALXEF) ("ALX" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of David Quirt as a technical advisor to the Company specializing in uranium exploration.

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  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - October 21, 2021) - ALX Resources Corp. (TSXV: AL) (FSE: 6LLN) (OTC: ALXEF) ("ALX" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of David Quirt as a technical advisor to the Company specializing in uranium exploration.
  • His applied science work has been primarily in economic geology (uranium, diamonds, gold, base metals, Rare Earth Elements), uranium deposit metallogenesis, geochemistry, and host-rock alteration mineralogy.
  • ALX welcomes Mr. Quirt's contribution to upcoming exploration at the Company's uranium projects in the Athabasca Basin area of northern Saskatchewan, Canada.
  • Forward-looking statements in this news release include: the Company's exploration projects are prospective for uranium and other minerals.