Walmart Supports Future Leaders Through $2 Million in Funding to the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute

Walmart has announced $2 million in grants to organizations working to expand internship opportunities for diverse youth populations, the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. (CBCF) and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI). The grants build on previous Walmart funding to the two nonprofits, bringing the company’s total investment to more than $6 million over the last several years. The funding will help provide career pathways on Capitol Hill for students and young professionals through education and hands-on experience in the nation’s capital. Julie Gehrki, vice president of programs at Walmart…

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Subaru And The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Continue Partnership To Send Hope, Love And Warm Blankets To Cancer Patients

Everyone loves a three-peat, especially when the winning combination helps provide care and support to people fighting cancer. For the third consecutive year, Subaru of America, Inc. and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) will spread love, hope and warmth to cancer patients and their families in communities across the country. Over the past two years, Subaru Loves to Care, the health-focused initiative of the Subaru Love Promise philanthropic platform, has allowed LLS and Subaru to deliver blankets, messages of hope and arts and crafts kits to 70,000 patients in…

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Weight Watchers Launches WW Good: A Social Impact Campaign to Help Communities Get Healthier

Weight Watchers International, Inc. (“WW”) has launched WW Good™, a global social impact campaign that aims to make health and wellness more accessible to all. WW Good will ignite the WW global community of more than four million members and 18,000 employees, as well as their networks of family, friends and colleagues to support under-served communities and help them become healthier. “As a global purpose-driven brand, we have the capability and are committed to make communities healthier and make healthy habits accessible to all, not just the few,” said Mindy Grossman,…

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Hasbro and Special Olympics Join Together to Grow Empathy and Inclusion in Schools Globally

Hasbro, Inc. is expanding its support of Special Olympics International to advance global youth and Unified Schools programs as part of its BE FEARLESS BE KIND philanthropic initiative.  BE FEARLESS BE KIND is designed to inspire and empower kids to have empathy, compassion and courage to stand up for others and be inclusive throughout their lives. “Special Olympics has been a leader in creating a culture of inclusion while also developing empathy and compassion in youth in schools across the globe,” said Karen Davis, senior vice president of Global Philanthropy…

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The National Crime Prevention Council and Canon U.S.A., Inc. Announce Call for Entries for “Stop Fakes” Video Contest to Help Combat Counterfeits

Calling all videographers! The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC), along with Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, announce a call for submissions for a “Stop Fakes” video contest. The contest will help promote awareness around the safety risks of using counterfeit power accessories, such as batteries, chargers, and external flashes, as well as how to avoid counterfeit products.  Entrants will have the chance to enter to win one of three Canon prizes, including a Canon EOS 5D Mark IV EF 24-105mm f/4L IS II USM Kit, and…

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