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Survey: 60 Percent of US Workers Concerned About Their Mental Health in Pandemic's Aftermath

Friday, April 9, 2021 - 5:29pm

Men especially decreased participation in community wellbeing programs, compared to a lesser decrease among women.

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  • Men especially decreased participation in community wellbeing programs, compared to a lesser decrease among women.
  • Unfortunately, nearly one-fifth of workers (18 percent) do not feel comfortable discussing their hardships at work without fear of negative consequences.
  • One-fifth of respondents overall were unable to maintain their regular health routine, an indicator of possible health issues in COVID-19's aftermath.
  • Founded in 1916, we are a non-partisan, not-for-profit entity holding 501 (c) (3) tax-exempt status in the United States.

Western Union Foundation Announces New Partnerships to Advance Vaccine Education & Workforce Training in Q1/2021

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 1:00pm

The Western Union Foundation recognizes that this momentas the global pandemic recovery effort begins in earnestis a crucial one for the communities we serve, said Foundation Executive Director Elizabeth Roscoe.

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  • The Western Union Foundation recognizes that this momentas the global pandemic recovery effort begins in earnestis a crucial one for the communities we serve, said Foundation Executive Director Elizabeth Roscoe.
  • The Aspen Institute and International Medical Corps will receive funds from the Western Union Foundation to address these challenges.
  • Western Union and the Foundation are further enabling vaccine adoption by donating funds on behalf of each vaccinated Western Union employee and allowing employees to donate directly to the cause.
  • The Western Union Foundation is a separate, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) charitable corporation and receives support from The Western Union Company, its employees, agents, and business partners.

CED Statement on Voting Rights

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 7:30pm

The Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) is the nonprofit, nonpartisan, business-led public policy center that delivers well-researched analysis and reasoned solutions in the nation's interest.

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  • The Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) is the nonprofit, nonpartisan, business-led public policy center that delivers well-researched analysis and reasoned solutions in the nation's interest.
  • CEDTrustees are chief executive officers and key executives of leading US companies who bring their unique experience to address today's pressing policy issues.
  • Collectively they represent 30+ industries, over a trillion dollars in revenue, and over 4 million employees.
  • Founded in 1916, we are a non-partisan, not-for-profit entity holding 501 (c) (3) tax-exempt status in the United States.

Touch-A-Life Foundation Adds Chris Funk as New Board Advisor

Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 3:05pm

25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Touch-A-Life Foundation , a non-profit organization to support the needy and underprivileged, today added Chris Funk as its newest board advisor.

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  • 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Touch-A-Life Foundation , a non-profit organization to support the needy and underprivileged, today added Chris Funk as its newest board advisor.
  • As a TALScouts board advisor, Chris will help provide his educational expertise and resources to further develop the TALScouts program, encouraging students to volunteer to give back to their community.
  • Chris has been in public education for the past twenty-nine years working in San Jose Unified for the past eighteen years; fourteen as an administrator.
  • For more information on the Touch-A-Life foundation, visit http://www.touchalife.org
    The Touch-A-Life Foundation is a non-profit organization (please view IRS approved exemption document 501(c)(3)), founded in 2012, to support the needy.

ALTA Good Deeds Foundation Awards $125K in Grants

Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 6:00pm

WASHINGTON, March 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The American Land Title Association (ALTA) Good Deeds Foundation , the registered 501(c)(3) charitable organization founded by ALTA , the national trade association of the land title insurance industry, today announced the recipients of $125,000 in grants.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, March 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The American Land Title Association (ALTA) Good Deeds Foundation , the registered 501(c)(3) charitable organization founded by ALTA , the national trade association of the land title insurance industry, today announced the recipients of $125,000 in grants.
  • "The Foundation's mission centers on the idea that 'good deeds grow communities,'" said Foundation Board Chair Mary O'Donnell, president and CEO of Westcor Land Title Insurance Co. "The stories of these organizations and the ALTA members who support them were incredibly moving and telling of our industry's commitment to building and strengthening local communities."
  • Good deeds are woven into the fabric of who they are.
  • Founded in 2020 by the American Land Title Association, the ALTA Good Deeds Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit.

Western Union Foundation Aids 200,000 People in 33 Countries with Career & COVID-19 Support in 2020

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - 12:05pm

Im proud of all the ways Western Union responded to COVID in 2020, including through our philanthropy, said President and CEO Hikmet Ersek.

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  • Im proud of all the ways Western Union responded to COVID in 2020, including through our philanthropy, said President and CEO Hikmet Ersek.
  • Our ability to make these positive impacts is only possible through the enduring support of many organizations and people, including Western Union employees.
  • The Western Union Foundation believes that education is the surest pathway to economic opportunity.
  • The Western Union Foundation is a separate, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) charitable corporation and receives support from The Western Union Company, its employees, agents, and business partners.

McGuffin Creative Group Opens Applications for 2021 Nonprofit Design/Marketing Grant

Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 3:00pm

Applications are now being accepted for the 2021 McGuffin Grant, created by Chicago-based marketing and advertising agency McGuffin Creative Group, to help a 501(c)(3) nonprofit further its mission with $30,000 in creative services.

Key Points: 
  • Applications are now being accepted for the 2021 McGuffin Grant, created by Chicago-based marketing and advertising agency McGuffin Creative Group, to help a 501(c)(3) nonprofit further its mission with $30,000 in creative services.
  • An online application for the 2021 grant is available at mcguffincg.com/grant and must be submitted by Thursday, April 15.
  • Launched in 2011, The McGuffin Grant gives one nonprofit recipient per year the expertise and guidance of the McGuffin team, totaling $30,000 in work.
  • Nonprofits have been stressed by the pandemic like everyone else, says McGuffin Creative Group President Chris Sculles.

The NHP Foundation Receives a $5.5M Capital Magnet Fund Grant

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 2:00pm

The historic renovation will help 95 very low-income senior and disabled residents stay in their homes with supportive services.

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  • The historic renovation will help 95 very low-income senior and disabled residents stay in their homes with supportive services.
  • The CMF grant will allow NHPF to start construction this summer.
  • Read more about the CMF awards here: FY 2020 Capital Magnet Fund Award Book.
  • The NHP Foundation (NHPF) was launched on January 30, 1989, as a publicly supported 501(c)(3) not-for-profit real estate corporation.

Service King Supports 844 Teammates Through President's Fund During Pandemic

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 1:38pm

In 2010, Service King established the President's Fund, the organization's very own 501(c)(3) thatserves as a resource for team members experiencing an unexpected or unusual financial obligation or crisis.The fundprovides the Service King family with the unique opportunity to bothsupportfellow teammates and request assistance in times of need.

Key Points: 
  • In 2010, Service King established the President's Fund, the organization's very own 501(c)(3) thatserves as a resource for team members experiencing an unexpected or unusual financial obligation or crisis.The fundprovides the Service King family with the unique opportunity to bothsupportfellow teammates and request assistance in times of need.
  • In fact, Service King team members and leadership have raised more than $700,000 in personal contributions over the past three years.
  • Service King traces its roots back to Dallas, Texas and founder Eddie Lennox who opened the very first Service King in 1976.
  • Today, Service King operates locations in 24 states and the District of Columbia across the U.S.
    For more information and to find a local Service King, visit serviceking.com and follow Service King on Facebook , Instagram and Twitter .

Art Contest Opportunity for Wisconsin Public School Students

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 9:30pm

Building people up through artistic expression is the theme of the sixth annual student art contest sponsored by WEA Member Benefits and the WEA Member Benefits Foundation.

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  • Building people up through artistic expression is the theme of the sixth annual student art contest sponsored by WEA Member Benefits and the WEA Member Benefits Foundation.
  • The "Best in Class" award is named in memory of Loeymae Lange, a former art teacher at Cooper Elementary school in Burlington, Wisconsin.
  • More information about the art contest, including contest rules, eligibility, and art submission information is available at weabenefits.com/studentartcontest .
  • The WEA Member Benefits Foundation, Inc., launched in March 2019 as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit public charity that supports Wisconsin public education through grants and charitable donations to public educators, public schools, and the communities they serve.