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Habitat for Humanity named social services nonprofit brand of the year in Harris Poll EquiTrend® study
3/31/2015 10:00:43 AM
Habitat for Humanity has been named the “Brand of the Year” in the social services nonprofit category in the 2015 Harris Poll EquiTrend® study, an annual survey that measures the brand equity of an organization in the U.S. This year’s study marks the first time Habitat for Humanity has been recognized as a top ranked brand in its category. “We are deeply honored by this …
One Million Solutions in Health Announces Its Launch
One Million Solutions in Health Announces Its Launch
3/30/2015 1:38:13 PM
One Million Solutions in Health™ Announces its Launch as a Non-Profit Geared towards Life Sciences and Healthcare Scientific Advances – and Sharing Solutions Worldwide We are proud to announce our launch as a non-profit organization geared towards fostering a sustainable healthcare eco-system by validating and sharing solutions globally within the healthcare and life sciences …
Ban Ki-moon welcomes Roerich Pact exhibition to New York
3/30/2015 11:00:00 AM
On April 15, the United Nations headquarters in New York will host ‘The Roerich Pact. History and Modernity’, an exhibition on the Treaty on the Protection of Artistic and Scientific Institutions and Historic Monuments, also known as the Roerich Pact. It has been 80 years since the signing of the Roerich Pact, the first internationally recognised treaty that enshrined the …
International appeals for Syria crisis less than 10% funded
3/30/2015 8:23:09 AM
The number of people in need of assistance in Syria and beyond continues to rise dramatically, while funding is not keeping up. Wealthy countries meeting on Tuesday in Kuwait to pledge aid have a chance to turn this around, but they must dig deeper than last year. Failure to do so will have a devastating effect on millions of civilians in Syria and its neighboring countries, …
Fourteen U.S. Habitat for Humanity affiliates recognized for their innovation, leadership and impact
Fourteen U.S. Habitat for Humanity affiliates recognized for their innovation, leadership and impact
3/30/2015 8:19:17 AM
Habitat for Humanity International named 14 “Affiliates of Distinction” for their achievements in serving the affordable housing needs of their local communities during Habitat’s biennial U.S. Affiliate Conference. “These Habitat affiliates have demonstrated outstanding leadership and innovation in engaging their communities and addressing the affordable housing needs of …
CommonWealth One continues its long sponsorship of Credit Union Cherry Blossom 10 Mile Run
3/27/2015 11:41:40 AM
CommonWealth One Federal Credit Union will once again be a sponsor of the Credit Union Cherry Blossom 10 Mile Run. Proceeds from the event support 170 Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, which help treat millions of children in the U.S. and Canada. A third of the proceeds support Washington, DC’s Children’s National Medical Center (“Children’s Hospital”). “Our on-going …
Vitamin D Project Aims to Improve Birth Outcomes in Charleston and Columbia
Vitamin D Project Aims to Improve Birth Outcomes in Charleston and Columbia
3/27/2015 10:03:03 AM
GrassrootsHealth, an international nonprofit public health promotion organization, will launch its Protect Our Children (POC) NOW ! vitamin D demonstration project April 7 in the Charleston area at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), and will soon follow with a second phase in Columbia. POC will be available at no cost to a minimum of 500 pregnant women at 17 …
New OSHA Report Discusses Income Inequality Associated with Failure to Protect Workers
New OSHA Report Discusses Income Inequality Associated with Failure to Protect Workers
3/25/2015 7:53:58 PM
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) just released a new report that examines how workplace injuries and illnesses impact income inequality. The report, Adding Inequality to Injury: The Costs of Failing to Protect Workers on the Job explores the impact on employees and their families of the more than three million workers that are seriously injured and the …
The Elizabeth Hospice Offers Workshop, “Grief and Healing after a Suicide Loss”
The Elizabeth Hospice Offers Workshop, “Grief and Healing after a Suicide Loss”
3/25/2015 11:29:28 AM
The Center for Compassionate Care of The Elizabeth Hospice will present the grief workshop, “Grief and Healing: The Four Emotional Tasks of a Suicide Survivor,” on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Jenna Druck Center in Liberty Station located at 2820 Roosevelt Rd., San Diego 92106.   The death of a loved one by suicide is a uniquely traumatic and …
Feeding America Named as Beneficiary of NBC’s Live ‘Red Nose Day’ Telecast
3/24/2015 8:34:04 AM
Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization, was named one of the beneficiaries of NBC’s three-hour “Red Nose Day” special, which will be televised on Thursday, May 21 (8-11 p.m. EDT) in front of a live audience.  Feeding America is one of 12 poverty-fighting charities that will benefit from this television event. The charity provides free food …
Valspar to contribute $36 million to Habitat for Humanity
Valspar to contribute $36 million to Habitat for Humanity
3/23/2015 5:38:08 PM
The Valspar Corporation today announced a five-year pledge of $36 million in paint and funding to Habitat for Humanity. The pledge includes a $2 million contribution from the Valspar Corporation Foundation. Valspar donated more than $6 million in paint and $350,000 to support Habitat’s affordable housing work in 2015, and anticipates maintaining this level of support through …
Delta celebrates 11th Global Build with Habitat for Humanity in Argentina
Delta celebrates 11th Global Build with Habitat for Humanity in Argentina
3/20/2015 9:32:25 AM
Delta Air Lines in partnership with Habitat for Humanity International is helping build six homes in the Los Ceibos neighborhood of Buenos Aires, Argentina. The build runs from March 17 through March 21 and marks Delta’s 11th Global Build. “As a global company, Delta is committed to giving back to the communities where our employees live, work and serve,” said Tad Hutcheson, …
The Elizabeth Hospice Hosts Workshops on Healthcare Decision Making
The Elizabeth Hospice Hosts Workshops on Healthcare Decision Making
3/19/2015 12:38:10 PM
Join Americans across the country in making future healthcare decisions known to family, friends, and healthcare providers, in honor of National Healthcare Decisions Day, on April 16. The Elizabeth Hospice invites the community to learn how to complete an advance directive for healthcare, during scheduled workshops in April and May 2015 as follows: April 16 at 6pm: …
Brad Bingham Insurance Agency Introduces A Charity Campaign in Arlington, TX In Support Of The Special Olympics
Brad Bingham Insurance Agency Introduces A Charity Campaign in Arlington, TX In Support Of The Special Olympics
3/19/2015 11:34:48 AM
Brad Bingham Insurance Agency in Arlington, TX announced the debut of its latest community strengthening initiative, working with The Special Olympics to sponsor several special athletes. Already donating $1,000 to the Special Olympics organization, the agency is on a mission to do all it can for these amazing people.   The campaign is called Our Mission To Sponsor A …
AFL Associates Volunteer for Take Root Tree Planting
3/19/2015 10:45:48 AM
AFL partnered with TreesGreenville and the Greenville County Recreation District planting 26 trees at Herdklotz Park in Greenville, South Carolina. Part of AFL’s Take Root tree planting initiative , 36 AFL volunteers, friends and family, came out to plant trees and spread mulch and pine needles, despite the rain, to help to enhance the landscape. More than 100 …
Cyclone Pam in Vanuatu: CARE packages distributed to save lives in Tanna
Cyclone Pam in Vanuatu: CARE packages distributed to save lives in Tanna
3/18/2015 2:31:40 PM
  Urgent CARE packages of food and water will soon be on their way to communities devastated by Cyclone Pam on Tanna Island, in Vanuatu’s south. As an initial response, CARE supported the emergency response for the Government of Tafea with food packages consisting of rice, canned fish, canned meat, canned vegetables, eggs, noodles and bottled water. A boatload of food and …
ABIH® will Exhibit at AIHce 2015 to Support & Promote the IH Profession and CIH® Certification
ABIH® will Exhibit at AIHce 2015 to Support & Promote the IH Profession and CIH® Certification
3/17/2015 9:33:45 PM
On May 30th, industrial hygiene, occupational and environmental, health and safety professionals from across the globe will converge at the Salt Palace Convention Center in downtown Salt Lake City.  Approximately 5,000 of these industry leaders will be coming to attend and participate in the annual American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exposition (AIHce).    The …
Cree adds Cree LED Bulb to Habitat for Humanity partnership
3/17/2015 2:06:51 PM
Cree Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) has expanded its $1.5 million commitment to provide LED lighting for new Habitat for Humanity homes built in the United States. Building on the company’s 2010 pledge to provide Cree LED downlights, Cree is now offering Habitat for Humanity affiliates the New Cree LED Bulb, making whole-home LED lighting possible for Habitat homeowners. “As part of our …
Countdown to the 2015 Northeast IAQ & Energy Conference Begins
Countdown to the 2015 Northeast IAQ & Energy Conference Begins
3/16/2015 3:36:47 PM
On April 15th, many of the nation’s foremost experts involved with indoor air quality (IAQ) and energy efficiency for residential, institutional and commercial properties will converge for the 2015 Northeast Indoor Air Quality & Energy Conference.  Those in attendance will enjoy two of the most rewarding days this year to network and learn from experts in their …
ACAC Certifications Gain Strength Internationally
ACAC Certifications Gain Strength Internationally
3/16/2015 10:00:00 AM
The American Council for Accredited Certification (ACAC) recently convened its Indoor Environmental certification board for a periodic review of candidate applications. After formal discussions addressing each application file separately, the board voted unanimously in favor of a range of candidates who were awarded the Council-certified Indoor Environmentalist (CIE) …