Navigation Links
Astellas Mobilizes 1,300+ Employees in the Americas to Participate in First Annual 'Changing Tomorrow Day'
Date:9/17/2010

feeder kits to distribute to local charities and volunteering at organizations in their local communities
  • In California, employees will be picking up trash and recyclables at a local beach and stocking food and clothing bank shelves and preparing meals at a local homeless shelter
  • In North Carolina, employees will work at their local Ronald McDonald House to help with yard work and to lead a special family activity for residents
  • In Oklahoma, employees will be working at a local agency to provide therapeutic services to sexually abused children and their non-offending caregivers
  • In Canada, employees will be volunteering at a local nursing home facility and helping restore an ecologically sensitive urban area
  • In Brazil, employees will be painting a toy library and installing computers at a children's cancer treatment center. Brazilian field-based employees will be building and donating toys to the children.

  • Astellas is committed to being a company that is known for its corporate citizenship. Volunteerism is entrenched in the Astellas culture and the company has created the StarGIVING program to help employees increase the impact of their own charitable giving. In fact, each full-time Astellas Pharma US, Inc. employee is given up to five days paid time off to provide volunteer support to charitable organizations. In order to increase the impact of employee charitable contributions, Astellas also matches, dollar for dollar, employee contributions made to American Red Cross, Habitat for Humanity and Starlight Children's Foundation.

    About Astellas

    The Astellas culture and brand is committed to building community, helping others, encouraging integrity and inspiring people to make a difference, today, tomorrow and every day.

    Astellas Pharma US, Inc., located in Deerfield, Illinois, is a U.S. affiliate of Tokyo-based Astellas Pharma Inc. Astellas is a pharmaceutical company dedicated to
    '/>"/>

    SOURCE Astellas Pharma US, Inc.
    Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
    All rights reserved

    Page: 1 2 3

    Related medicine technology :

    1. Astellas Awards Scholarships to 12 Transplant Recipients and Donors Who Embody Hope, Courage and Achievement
    2. Agensys, an Affiliate of Astellas, Announces Initiation of Phase I Clinical Trial of AGS-16M8F for Renal Cancer
    3. Astellas Announces Successful Completion of Initial Tender Offer for Shares of OSI and Announces Subsequent Offer Period
    4. Astellas Announces Full Slate of Independent Director Nominees for Election at OSI Pharmaceuticals 2010 Annual Stockholders Meeting
    5. Ambit Biosciences and Astellas Enter Strategic Partnership to Research, Develop and Commercialize FLT3 Kinase Inhibitors in Multiple Indications
    6. Emerging Agents from Theravance/Astellas, Johnson & Johnson/Basilea and Forest/Astrazeneca/Takeda Will Drive Modest Growth in the MRSA Drug Market Through 2018
    7. Ironwood and Astellas Announce Japan Licensing Agreement for Linaclotide
    8. Astellas and Medivation Enter Into Worldwide Agreement to Co-Develop and Co-Commercialize MDV3100 for the Treatment of Prostate Cancer
    9. CVS Caremark Maintenance Choice Program Improves Medication Adherence for US Airways Employees and Dependents
    10. Talecris Biotherapeutics CEO Accepts 2010 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award on Behalf of Employees and Patients
    11. Smithfield Sends Update to Employees on Testing Process at Veracruz Joint Venture
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:8/29/2014)... 2014 According to a ... Extraction type (SFE, Cold Pressed, Organic Solvent, & Others), ... Food Supplements, Fragrance, & Others) - Global Trends & ... segments the Amaranth Seed Oil Market with an ... terms of value. The Amaranth Seed Oil Market ...
    (Date:8/29/2014)... SPRING, Md. , Aug. 29, 2014  United ... that the U.S. District Court for the District of ... its favor in the company,s case against Sandoz, Inc. ... Judge Peter Sheridan ruled that U.S. Patent ... Inc., and enjoined Sandoz from marketing its generic product ...
    (Date:8/29/2014)... Aug. 29, 2014 Diseases largely eradicated in ... ago are returning. Measles was declared eliminated in 2000, ... as of August 15—the highest incidence in 20 years. ... department declared whooping cough a problem of "epidemic ... sick and dying from these preventable diseases—in part because ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:Amaranth Seed Oil Market worth $700.6 Million by 2019 2Amaranth Seed Oil Market worth $700.6 Million by 2019 3Amaranth Seed Oil Market worth $700.6 Million by 2019 4District Court Decision Received In Remodulin Patent Case 2Vaccines at the Crossroads: Outbreaks On the Rise Across America 2Vaccines at the Crossroads: Outbreaks On the Rise Across America 3
    ... Oct. 10, 2011 IRIDEX Corporation (Nasdaq: IRIX ... named President and Chief Executive Officer effective today. Dr. Beck ... become Chief Technology Officer, and will also replace Mr. Boutacoff ... 47, has spent the majority of his career in leadership ...
    ... Cantel Medical Corp. (NYSE: CMN ) will ... ended July 31, 2011 on Thursday, October 13 before the ... results at 11:00 AM ET.  Participating in the call will ... CEO; Seth R. Segel, Executive Vice President; and Craig A. ...
    Cached Medicine Technology:IRIDEX Names Veteran Healthcare Executive Dominik Beck President, CEO 2IRIDEX Names Veteran Healthcare Executive Dominik Beck President, CEO 3IRIDEX Names Veteran Healthcare Executive Dominik Beck President, CEO 4Cantel Medical Corp. to Hold Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2011 Results 2
    (Date:8/30/2014)... (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Serving contented ... in India, Profit By Outsourcing is now offering ... services. The company gives emphasize on putting forward the ... product to clients. Their dedicated team of professionals and ... results. They can handle even the critical issues of ...
    (Date:8/30/2014)... 30, 2014 "I had a handicapped friend ... crutches," said an inventor from Wetumpka, Ala. "In order to ... of the shore, I came up with a way for ... created a prototype for the patent-pending Deezers to allow crutches ... individual to use crutches, walkers, or canes at the beach. ...
    (Date:8/30/2014)... (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 In today’s ... and increasingly difficult to get. Snoring and sleep apnea ... and breathing stops) robs people and their bed partners ... challenges. Up to 45% of the population snores and ... sleep apnea. Of these, only 10% have been diagnosed ...
    (Date:8/30/2014)... The new review published by Daily Gossip ... Karen Brimeyer, who wanted to make her guide accessible to ... is now easy to find in the form of an ... the author of the new method shares all her tips ... writes in its review that the leaky gut syndrome can ...
    (Date:8/30/2014)... 2014 LiveStreamingFitness.com, a company dedicated to providing ... lifestyle resources, is proud to announce it has been recognized ... home fitness solutions by ABC’s Good Morning America. ... ABC’s Good Morning America, “Live Streaming Fitness is the hottest ... day by streamlining your workout…to boot camp at Life Streaming ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Profit By Outsourcing Offering Discount for Labor Day on all Web Development Services 2Health News:Snoring: Bad for Relationships, Bad for Health 2Health News:Snoring: Bad for Relationships, Bad for Health 3Health News:Leaky Gut Cure Review Reveals Unique Method to Stop Chronic Symptoms 2Health News:LiveStreamingFitness.com is New Trend In Fitness 2
    ... System for Rapid Testing for Infectious Diseases Incorporates the ... ARBOR, Mich., May 18 BD Diagnostics, a segment ... BDX ), and HandyLab, Inc. announced today that they ... commercialize its molecular assays on a new BD MAX(TM) ...
    ... Payment Support Insurance Industry Corporate GreeningSAN DIEGO and ... a leading provider of medical cost containment, provider ... over 70% of U.S. automotive insurance payers, and ... and Gateway Services to Workers, Compensation, Auto Medical ...
    ... be presented on Abbott,s market-leading XIENCE V(R) stent- Educational ... stent in developmentBARCELONA, Spain, May 18 Abbott (NYSE: ... of major events and news announcements during EuroPCR 2009 ... presentation of new data from the SPIRIT V post-approval, ...
    ... and PrEP Research and Calls for Urgent Coordination and Leadership ... "It,s an exciting time in HIV prevention research. We will ... research trials this year, as well as see the start ... answers in the years to come," said Mitchell Warren, AVAC ...
    ... SAN DIEGOCystic fibrosis patients may benefit from a new ... mucous, which is a key factor in the disease, ... The research will be presented on Sunday, May 17, ... San Diego., "Our results suggest that we have identified ...
    ... help physicians solve a perennial problem: patients who don,t ... the Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, in Portland, ... patients with asthma to fill or refill their prescriptions ... be presented on May 17 at the 105th International ...
    Cached Medicine News:Health News:BD and HandyLab Announce Exclusive Collaboration to Commercialize Molecular Assays 2Health News:BD and HandyLab Announce Exclusive Collaboration to Commercialize Molecular Assays 3Health News:BD and HandyLab Announce Exclusive Collaboration to Commercialize Molecular Assays 4Health News:Mitchell and Jopari Say 'Green Transaction Initiatives' Play Key Role in P&C and Group Health Industry Environmental Best Practices 2Health News:Mitchell and Jopari Say 'Green Transaction Initiatives' Play Key Role in P&C and Group Health Industry Environmental Best Practices 3Health News:Mitchell and Jopari Say 'Green Transaction Initiatives' Play Key Role in P&C and Group Health Industry Environmental Best Practices 4Health News:Abbott Announces EuroPCR 2009 Activities 2Health News:Abbott Announces EuroPCR 2009 Activities 3Health News:Abbott Announces EuroPCR 2009 Activities 4Health News:Piecing Together the HIV Prevention Puzzle 2Health News:Piecing Together the HIV Prevention Puzzle 3Health News:Piecing Together the HIV Prevention Puzzle 4Health News:Sodium channel blocker shows promise as a potential treatment for cystic fibrosis 2Health News:Increasing ICS compliance: The voice may be recorded, but the results are real 2Health News:Increasing ICS compliance: The voice may be recorded, but the results are real 3
    ... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
    ... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
    ... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
    ... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
    Medicine Products: