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2010-11-19 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- LivePerson, Inc. the leading provider of online, real-time intelligent engagement solutions, and the privately funded not-for-profit organization FeedingNYC, are gearing up to provide and deliver Thanksgiving meals to 8,000 New York City families in need next Tuesday, November 23, 2010. Founded in 2001 by LivePerson CEO Robert LoCascio, FeedingNYC's mission is to supply turkey dinners to families in shelters throughout the five boroughs of...

2009-11-23 13:45:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FeedingNYC, a privately-funded, not-for-profit organization, today announced that it has garnered support from prominent local businesses to assemble and deliver complete Thanksgiving meals to more than 2,250 families in need, encompassing more than 9,000 people, throughout New York City. Program founder LivePerson, Inc. (Nasdaq: LPSN) is joined this year by Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers, FlatRate Moving, Manhattan Mini Storage, PalTalk, Wilmer...

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'