Ferring Donates US$3 Million to the Royal Textile Academy of Bhutan
SAINT PREX, Switzerland, July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Frederik Paulsen,
Chairman of Ferring Pharmaceuticals, a pharmaceutical company with presence
in all major European markets and in the US, announced a US$3 million
donation to the Royal Textile Academy of Bhutan. This money will be used to
DaVita Donates Toys, Shoes and School Supplies for Army National Guard to Distribute in Iraq
DENVER, July 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA ), a leading provider of kidney care services for those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD), recently donated more than 250 pounds of goods to the Pennsylvania Army National Guard for distribution to the...
Ozen Engineering Inc. donates human body-modeling software to Clemson
CLEMSON A gift from California-based Ozen Engineering Inc. to Clemson University is enabling researchers to create detailed computer models of the human body, which can be used to explore a variety of issues, from improving hip replacements to making more comfortable car seating.
Ruth's Hospitality Group Inc. donates Broad Street building to Tulane
In honor of founder Ruth Fertel, Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc., the parent company of Ruth's Chris Steak House, announced today that it has donated the site of the Broad Street Ruth's Chris Steak House to Tulane University for the creation of the Ruth U. Fertel /Tulane Community Health Center, a ...
Jim Kerwin of Oxford Communications Donates $12,500 to the Bermuda Health Foundation Salute to Service Awards Luncheon
ST. GEORGE'S, Bermuda, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Jim Kerwin of Oxford Communications ( www.oxfordcommunications.bm ), Bermuda's premier advertising agency, donated $12,500 to the Bermuda Health Foundation Salute to Service Awards Luncheon held June 17th at the Fairmont Hamilton Princess. This year ...
Health Care Company Donates $60,000 to Keep Community Pool Open
Keystone Mercy Health Plan to Host Christy Pool's Summer Opening Ceremony
Philadelphia, Pa. (Vocus) June 24, 2009 -- Keystone Mercy Health Plan, the largest Medical Assistance managed care organization in Pennsylvania, has donated $60,000 to Christy Recreation Center, a...
SANYO Donates Systems Effective vs. Flu to United Nations Organization Affiliate - World Association of Former United Nations Internes and Fellows (WAFUNIF)
Donation accepted as WHO declares H1N1 first pandemic in 41 years
Help Goodwill Ambassadors Provide Clean Air to Those in Need; Plans to Bring Products to North America
NEW YORK, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- SANYO Biomedical and Environmental Solutions (SANYO), a division of SANYO North Amer...
Smith's Donates $837,000 to Primary Children's Medical Center in Utah
SALT LAKE CITY, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Smith's Food & Drug Stores donated $837,043.00 to Primary Children's Medical Center as a result of its annual grassroots fundraising efforts over the past several weeks.
Smith's associates throughout the 48 Utah and 4 Idaho stores have been hosting ...
The SCOOTER Store Donates Scooter to North Carolina Student With Brain Cancer
CASHIERS, N.C., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Typical ninth graders are worried about fitting in at their new high schools, staying in touch with friends from middle school, or keeping up with the latest popular trends--they should not be concerned about getting from one class to the next or other mobili...
Wyeth Donates $100,000 to ASCO Cancer Foundation(R) to Support Cancer Prevention and Care
COLLEGEVILLE, Pa., May 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, a division of Wyeth (NYSE: WYE ), has donated $100,000 to The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Cancer Foundation to help support its efforts to advance cancer research, provide patients with important health i...
Raytheon Donates $100,000 to Fisher House Boston
Defense Leader Provides Major Boost to Organization that Helps Wounded Veterans Undergoing Medical Treatment
BOSTON, May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Fisher House Boston announced today that technology and innovation leader Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN ) has donated $100,000 to the organization. The g...
DaVita Donates More Than $1 Million in Scholarship Funds for Teammates' Families
Hundreds of children and grandchildren of DaVita teammates receive educational scholarships
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA ), a leading provider of kidney care services for those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD), announced today that...
The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust Donates $136 Million to Charities
First Round of Grants to Aid Medical Research, Human Services, and Emergency Services
NEW YORK, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The trustees of The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust today announced approximately $136,000,000 in grants to charitable organizations across the United State...
Nationwide Foundation Donates $1.7 Million to American Red Cross for Disaster Preparedness and Response and Increased Blood Collections
WASHINGTON , April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Nationwide Foundation is making a $1.7 million grant to the American Red Cross to help people affected by disasters and other life-threatening emergencies. This is the third consecutive year the Foundation has contributed this unique grant to t...
Harris Corporation Donates $10,000 to Wounded Warrior Project during HIMSS'09 Healthcare IT Conference and Exposition
CHICAGO, April 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- (HIMSS'09, Harris Booth #3974) -- Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS ), an international communications and information technology company, has donated $10,000 to Wounded Warrior Project (WWP), a non-profit organization whose mission is to honor and empowe...
Pangea3 LLC Donates Contract Management Services to Susan G. Komen for the Cure
Pangea3 becomes first legal outsourcing company to provide high-volume pro bono legal services to a charitable organization
NEW YORK, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Pangea3 LLC, the global leader in legal outsourcing to corporate in-house counsel and law firms, announced today that it will donate l...
Joan Gaeta Lung Cancer Foundation Donates $15,000 to Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute (ALCMI) for Lung Cancer Research
SAN FRANCISCO, March 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ALCMI's founding organization, the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer (BJALCF) has been conducting an ongoing "One in a Million" advertising campaign to raise $20 from one million people in the belief that small donations add up. Generously donated b...
Subaru of America Donates New Outback to Aid Ronald McDonald House Families
CHERRY HILL, N.J., March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Subaru of America, Inc. has donated a new 2009 Subaru Outback Special Edition to the Ronald McDonald House (RMH) of Southern New Jersey, located in Camden. The All-Wheel Drive Outback, valued at approximately $26,000, will be used to transport RMH famil...
Mother of Sick Child Donates Millions to Children
MADISON, Wis., March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- For Shannon Kenitz of Madison, Wisconsin, winning the Grand Prize in the American Way Magazine annual Road Warrior contest has meant hope for a brighter future for many disabled children. Ms. Kenitz is the mother of a special needs child herself, and she's...
Tyler Perry Donates $110K to Covenant House Keeping Atlanta Teens off the Street
Perry's Donation to Fund Renovation of Crisis Shelter
ATLANTA, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Covenant House Georgia announced today that writer/director/producer Tyler Perry has donated $110,000 and a brand new 15-passenger van to the Atlanta-based homeless shelter. The funds will contribute t...
PEMCO Insurance Donates $10,000 to Seattle Children's in Name of 'Supercharged Seahawks Fans'
SEATTLE, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- PEMCO Insurance today announced it will
donate $10,000 to the Bike Helmet Safety Program at Seattle Children's
Hospital. As part of its contribution, PEMCO will host a bike helmet fitting
and low-cost helmet sale later in the spring.
The donation to Seat...
The SCOOTER Store Donates Two Power Chairs for Senior Worshippers at Large Charlotte Church
Gift's 'Immediate Impact' Benefits Elderly Parishioners Who Struggle with Mobility
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On a recent Sunday, a thundering applause filled the massive worship hall of the Mt. Carmel Baptist Church as 1,500 members rose to their feet to celebrat...
The Hanover Insurance Group Foundation Donates $20,000 to American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund
- Directs Funds to Support Victims of Hurricanes and Other Disasters in Texas -
HOUSTON, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Hanover Insurance Group Foundation, Inc., today announced that it has contributed $20,000 to the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund and has directed the fund...
The Melvin and Elaine Wolf Foundation Donates $10,000 to arc Thrift Stores
DENVER, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- For the past 40 years, arc Thrift Stores
has been dedicated to the support of individuals with developmental
disabilities. This week, The Melvin and Elaine Wolf Foundation graciously
donated $10,000 to arc Thrift Stores' "Working with a Purpose" program. "As
HMS Donates Hospital Art
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthcare Management Systems,
Inc.(R) (HMS) hospital customers completed three paintings during HMS' annual
conference in October, and attendees who painted were entered into a drawing
to receive the paintings to keep at their own facilities or donate to ...
The SCOOTER Store Donates Power Wheelchair to Texas Teenager With Rare Genetic Disorders
Gift of Mobility Brings 'Whole New Life' to Disabled Teenager and His Family
DENTON, Texas, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the first time in his 13 years, Dustin Monk will have reason to smile this Christmas. Thanks to a new power wheelchair from The SCOOTER Store ( www.thescooter...
Bayer HealthCare Donates Hundreds of Food Items to Community Food Bank of New Jersey in Response to Governor's Plea to Help the State's Population in Need
WAYNE, N.J. and MORRISTOWN, N.J., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ Bayer HealthCare
has donated hundreds of food items to the Community Food Bank of New Jersey
(CFBNJ) in response to an urgent call from Governor Jon Corzine for local
pharmaceutical companies to help restock supplies at the state's food banks....
The SCOOTER Store Donates Power Wheelchair to California War Hero, a Purple Heart Recipient
Gift of Mobility Lets Terminally Ill Vietnam Veteran Regain Mobility and Independence
VENTURA, Calif., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tough odds have never stopped Anthony Radonski. He has survived the rain forests of Vietnam and now battles the 4th stage of lymphoma. Immobility, tho...
Arabesque Books Donates $15,000 in Support of St. Jude in Conjunction With a New Fall Book Series
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Arabesque, an imprint of Kimani Press of Harlequin Enterprises, Ltd., donated $15,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital(R) in conjunction with its fall book series, Novels of Love & Hope. The donation was presented recently at a recepti...
The SCOOTER Store Donates Power Wheelchair to Former Manassas Detective Stricken With Arthritis
Gift of Mobility is a 'Dream Come True' to Manassas Man Seeking to
Improve His Mobility
MANASSAS, Va., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thomas Yeepun, 64,
thinks of his 20 years with the Fairfax County Police Department as a
"blessing" because he served his community. Now retired and suffer...
MTF, Largest Tissue Bank, Donates Skin to Mexican Burn Victim
COSTA MESA, Calif., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Humanitarian efforts by
several Mexican organizations and the world's largest tissue bank resulted
in a potentially life-saving procedure for a severely burned man from
Juarez last month.
Edgar Ivan Cardenas Ordaz, 21, suffered second and third de...
Procter & Gamble's Live, Learn and Thrive Donates $200,000 to Feeding America in an Effort to Fight Child Hunger in America
FEEDING AMERICA Supplies Food to 9 Million Hungry Children Each Year
CHICAGO, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Procter & Gamble (P&G)
(NYSE: PG ) and Feeding America, the nation's largest hunger relief
organization, are pleased to announce that P&G's Live, Learn and Thrive
global cause ha...
Autovan Donates Wheelchair-Accessible Van; Brings Greater Mobility to Facility in Rochester, New York
BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Autovan, LLC, a specialty
vehicle manufacturer of wheelchair-accessible vehicles for the personal use
and commercial use markets today announced a donation to Easter Seals New
York of an accessible lowered-floor minivan to an Easter Seals' Foxworth
The SCOOTER Store Donates Power Wheelchair, Giving New Parents Chance to Be an Active Family
Gift of Mobility Allows Local Man with Cerebral Palsy to Enjoy Time
with Wife and New Son
HARTWELL, Ga., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "It's a boy!" were
the happy words marking the arrival of little Christopher Sokol. His proud
parents, Gene and Tammy Sokol, were thrilled and excited a...
Abbott Donates Diagnostic Instruments As Part of the 'Labs Are Vital(TM)' Initiative
WASHINGTON, July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Abbott today announced
the recipients of the Labs Are Vital(TM) instrument donation program today
at the American Association of Clinical Chemistry (AACC) Annual Meeting.
Recipients were Northern Michigan University, Marquette Mich.;
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Donates $25,000 to American Red Cross for Flood Disaster Recovery
CHICAGO, June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield
of Illinois (BCBSIL) today donated $25,000 to the American Red Cross for
disaster recovery services in areas affected by the current floods, which
include northern Illinois, Iowa, and Missouri.
"Our hearts go out to the t...
Kimberly-Clark Professional Donates Supplies to Assist Columbus, Ind., in Flood Cleanup Efforts
ROSWELL, Ga., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Professional is
donating thousands of health and hygiene products to help Columbus, Ind.,
businesses and residents clean up from the extensive damage caused by the
"We know that Columbus was hit very hard by these storms a...
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation Donates $25,000 to Red Cross for Flood Relief Efforts in Wisconsin
WAUKESHA, Wis., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Anthem Blue Cross and Blue
Shield Foundation LLC today announced it is donating $25,000 to the
American Red Cross for the Wisconsin Flood Relief Effort.
Strong storms over the course of the past week in Wisconsin have caused
widespread flooding and...
The SCOOTER Store Donates Power Wheelchair to Terminally Ill Great-Grandfather in Missouri
Gift of Mobility Lets Korean War Veteran and Gardening Enthusiast
BONNE TERRE, Mo., June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the inside
looking out is not where Sherman Pyatt, age 76, wants to be. With limited
mobility due to a terminal lung illness, Mr. Pyatt is housebound and ...
OrthoSynetics(TM) Donates Body Armor to New Orleans Police Department
Metairie-Based Company Helps to Fill Law Enforcement Need
METAIRIE, La., June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- OrthoSynetics(TM), the largest
provider of business services to orthodontic and dental practices
worldwide, announced today that its Community Relations Committee has
donated body armor and a...