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Liquiditi Solutions Organizes Global Virtual Forum addressing COVID-19 Response

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 10:52pm

Liquiditi Solutions and Unit Ventures successfully co-hosted the inaugural Liquiditi Solutions Forum that spotlighted doctors, business leaders, and health experts that are leading the response to COVID-19.

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  • Liquiditi Solutions and Unit Ventures successfully co-hosted the inaugural Liquiditi Solutions Forum that spotlighted doctors, business leaders, and health experts that are leading the response to COVID-19.
  • The virtual forum included many distinguished speakers, from academic and medical minds from Harvard University and Columbia University Medical Center, to global supply chain operators and cross-border technology developers.
  • The virtual event was hosted by Simon Bogdanowicz, CBDO of Liquiditi Solutions; Michael Healy, Founder of Unit; and Alice Hlidkova, CEO and Founder of Through the Changing Glass.
  • More information on the Liquiditi Solutions Forum, including arecording of the event, is available at https://liquiditisolutions.com/events .

HSBC Bank Provides $10 Million for New York Forward Loan Fund

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 4:00pm

(HSBC USA), part of HSBC Group, one of the worlds largest banking and financial services companies, today announced it will provide $10 million to support the New York Forward Loan Fund (NYFLF), part of Governor Andrew M. Cuomos initiative to reinvigorate New Yorks smallest businesses, landlords and critical non-profits.

Key Points: 
  • (HSBC USA), part of HSBC Group, one of the worlds largest banking and financial services companies, today announced it will provide $10 million to support the New York Forward Loan Fund (NYFLF), part of Governor Andrew M. Cuomos initiative to reinvigorate New Yorks smallest businesses, landlords and critical non-profits.
  • HSBC Bank takes its role in supporting communities throughout New York State seriously, said Morris L. Churchill, Jr., HSBC USAs Head of Community Development & Sales Administration.
  • It operates bank branches in: California; Connecticut; Washington, D.C.; Florida; Maryland; New Jersey; New York; Pennsylvania; Virginia; and Washington.
  • is the principal subsidiary of HSBC USA Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of HSBC North America Holdings Inc. HSBC Bank USA, N.A.

Southeastern Grocers Raises More Than $2.3 Million for Folds of Honor

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 12:00pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200702005092/en/
    Southeastern Grocers proudly stands with Folds of Honor supporting more than 800 educational scholarships since 2018.
  • Lt. Col. Dan Rooney, CEO and Founder of Folds of Honor, said, We are in awe of the support that Southeastern Grocers and its customers have shown for our military families.
  • Since 2018, Southeastern Grocers has donated more than $4.1 million to Folds of Honor, which has provided more than 800 educational scholarships to the children and spouses impacted by a loved ones sacrifice for the United States military.
  • For more information or to donate in support of a Folds of Honor scholarship, please visit foldsofhonor.org .

Now Accepting Applications for the Jeff Sessions Memorial Scholarship

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 5:20pm

The Red River Charitable Foundation (RRCF) is pleased to announce the inaugural Jeff Sessions Memorial Scholarship is now open for applications.

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  • The Red River Charitable Foundation (RRCF) is pleased to announce the inaugural Jeff Sessions Memorial Scholarship is now open for applications.
  • The Jeff Sessions Memorial Scholarship is open to active duty and retired military transitioning to a career in IT.
  • Supporting a wide variety of educational opportunities, the Sessions Memorial Scholarship can be tailored to the unique needs of the applicant.
  • The Boston Bruins Foundation will match the first $10,000 in donations to the Jeff Sessions Memorial Scholarship.

Regions Bank Providing Financial Support and Volunteerism to the Scott Center for Autism Treatment and Additional Nonprofits

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 2:00pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200701005234/en/
    The Scott Center for Autism Treatment in Melbourne, Florida, won Regions Banks record-setting What a Difference a Day Makes Contest.
  • Additional contestants will receive grants of $500, and all 11 participating nonprofits, regardless of vote counts, will receive volunteer service from Regions Bank teams.
  • The Scott Center for Autism Treatment pursues a three-fold mission of clinical service, research and training.
  • Tina R. Goldsmith, Ph.D., BCBA-D, and Executive Director of the Scott Center for Autism Treatment, thanked online voters for their overwhelming support.

Battelle Backs Social Organizations Striving for Improved Society

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 1:18pm

Racism is unacceptable and intolerable," said Battelle President and CEO Lou Von Thaer.

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  • Racism is unacceptable and intolerable," said Battelle President and CEO Lou Von Thaer.
  • For 90 years, Battelle has worked on improving society through both a philanthropic commitment and the support of our employees who spend time working for their communities.
  • Were reaffirming that commitment by channeling charitable contributions to organizations actively working to eradicate racism.
  • Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio since its founding in 1929, Battelle serves the national security, health and life sciences, and energy and environmental industries.

BlueCross Healthy Place at Northwest Family YMCA will Connect North Nashville Residents of All Ages

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 1:00pm

Theres no doubt this will be the most visible health investment in this community in decades, added Johari Matthews, executive director of the Northwest Family YMCA.

Key Points: 
  • Theres no doubt this will be the most visible health investment in this community in decades, added Johari Matthews, executive director of the Northwest Family YMCA.
  • BlueCross Healthy Place projects are currently underway in Chattanooga, Kingsport and at Henry Horton State Park in Chapel Hill, Tenn. Two BlueCross Healthy Places opened last year in Memphis and Huntland.
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Inc. is an independent licensee of the BlueCross BlueShield Association.
  • The foundation provides funding for the BlueCross Healthy Place program, which creates active, healthy spaces across Tennessee.

The AmerisourceBergen Foundation Hosts Nonprofit Conference to Share Best Practices to Support and Serve Communities Around the Globe

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 1:00pm

Weve remained steadfast in that commitment its what inspires and motivates us every day and its ingrained into everything we do, said Gina Clark, President of the AmerisourceBergen Foundation.

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  • Weve remained steadfast in that commitment its what inspires and motivates us every day and its ingrained into everything we do, said Gina Clark, President of the AmerisourceBergen Foundation.
  • The AmerisourceBergen Foundation Conference creates a space for us to amplify our collective impact and create healthier futures.
  • More than 22 nonprofit organizations have deployed grants from the Foundation to support the communities where we live and work.
  • The AmerisourceBergen Foundation is an independent not-for-profit charitable giving organization established by AmerisourceBergen Corporation to support health-related causes that enrich that global community.

Arizona Center for Civic Leadership Names 31 Flinn-Brown Fellows for 2020

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 10:03pm

The Arizona Center for Civic Leadership at the Flinn Foundation has selected 31 civic leaders for its Flinn-Brown Fellowship seminar series that will focus on public policy development within the national, state and local political landscape to address Arizonas pressing socio-economic issues.

Key Points: 
  • The Arizona Center for Civic Leadership at the Flinn Foundation has selected 31 civic leaders for its Flinn-Brown Fellowship seminar series that will focus on public policy development within the national, state and local political landscape to address Arizonas pressing socio-economic issues.
  • Nearly 400 Flinn-Brown Fellows have now been selected since the nonpartisan Arizona Center for Civic Leadership at the Flinn Foundation was launched in 2011.
  • Through the Flinn-Brown seminars, Wallace said, the newest Fellows will grapple with the extraordinary confluence of health, economic, and social challenges facing Arizona in 2020.
  • Along with the Arizona Center for Civic Leadership and its Flinn-Brown Fellowship, the foundation supports the advancement of Arizonas bioscience sector, the Flinn Scholars Program, and Arizona arts and culture organizations.

Make a Difference & Support Veterans: Recycle Your Razors and Packaging for a Chance to Win a Playground* for a Military Medical Center

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 7:26pm

It shows the power of what we can do when we all come together to support our military heroes and their families.

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  • It shows the power of what we can do when we all come together to support our military heroes and their families.
  • Concluding on August 31, each unit of razor and packaging waste sent to TerraCycle will be tallied by state.
  • These homes are located at major military and VA medical centers nationwide, and in Europe, close to the medical center or hospital they serve.
  • TerraCycle also sells Zero Waste Boxes that are purchased by end users to recycle items in offices, homes, factories and public facilities.