Philanthropic News

Herbalife Donates $30,000 to Build New Roof for Winston-Salem YWCA

Herbalife Nutrition presents $30,000 donation to the YWCA's Best Choice Center

Herbalife Nutrition (NYSE:HLF) recently presented a $30,000 donation to the YWCA’s Best Choice Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, to help replace a damaged roof. “The Best Choice Center is a key contributor to the transformative health and wellness of the community, and we are proud to be a partner in that positive change,” said Mark Evans, general manager of the Herbalife Nutrition Innovation…

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SimplyFun Donates $525,000 in Games for Marine Toys for Tots Foundation

SimplyFun, LLC announced it will Play It Forward this holiday season by supporting the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation as a National Corporate Sponsor, donating board games valued at $525,000. “We are very pleased to continue our partnership and welcome SimplyFun as a National Corporate Sponsor of the 2018 Marine Toys for Tots Campaign,” said retired…

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Plexus’ Annual Walk Raises Funds for Children’s Hospital

Plexus’ Annual Walk Raises Funds for Children’s Hospital

Plexus Worldwide™ recently announced its annual walk to benefit Phoenix Children’s Hospital (PCH) raised $10,000 dollars in donations. The event helped to raise awareness for PCH’s Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders. More than 500 people walked 1.2 miles in the Pima Center Business Park in the Step Up with Phoenix Children’s walk on November 9.…

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Isagenix Among Top Phoenix-Area Corporate Philanthropists

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Photo: Participants cleaned up litter in a community park in Bristol, England; Australia participants cleaned up plastic and microplastic litter along the coastline. Isagenix International placed No. 8 on the Phoenix Business Journal’s 2018 Largest Phoenix-Area Corporate Philanthropists list. The list ranked 29 companies based on their 2017 cash contributions to Arizona charities. Isagenix contributed $6.4 million in monetary…

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Noevir U.S.A. to Donate Portion of Sales to Manaslu Foundation

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Noevir U.S.A. is donating a portion of its skin care sales to help with conservation efforts in Nepal. Tokyo, Japan-based Noevir Co., Ltd., Noevir U.S.A.’s parent company, started the Noevir Green Charity as a fundraising project aimed at natural environment conservation and social contribution. The charity has made a total of 17 continuous donations to…

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Mary Kay Foundation Awards $1.2 Million in Cancer Research Grants

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The Mary Kay FoundationSM recently announced its 2018 cancer grant recipients. The Foundation awards grants annually to top research institutions in the US that are conducting innovative research to better understand cancers that affect women. Since 1996, the Foundation has awarded more than $28 million in grants to universities and medical centers around the country.…

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Mary Kay Foundation Issues $3M in Grants for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

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The Mary Kay Foundation℠ recently announced it is awarding $3 million in grants to 150 domestic violence shelters in support of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This year’s grant contribution, which includes shelters across the country as well as in Puerto Rico and Guam, brings the Foundation’s total investment in its shelter grant program to $50 million.…

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Avon Unveils Pink Light Project

As part of its commitment to Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2018, London-based Avon Products Inc. has unveiled its Pink Light Project, a global breast cancer educational campaign in partnership with Cancer Research UK. Avon is mobilizing its six million Representatives around the world, who together create a unique and powerful woman-to-woman communication network, to share educational information…

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Thirty-One Gifts Launches New Latina Initiative, Expands Cultural Outreach

Columbus, Ohio-based Thirty-One Gifts recently announced that it has expanded its business presence and accompanying charitable outreach with a new multicultural initiative targeted toward Hispanics. On Saturday, September 8, the company launched its Latina Initiative designed for both Spanish- and English-speaking Latinas in San Juan, Puerto Rico. “We are opening our doors to the Latina market and we’re…

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Ambit Cares Named Supporting Partner of Feeding America

Dallas-based Ambit Energy recently announced that Ambit Cares, the company’s corporate social responsibility initiative, has been named an official supporting partner of Feeding America®, the nation’s largest organization dedicated to fighting domestic hunger through a network of food banks. “We are proud of the work we’ve done over the past three years and are excited…

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