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2014-01-09 08:29:58

Intimate Apparel Retailer Launches Its Next Giving is Beautiful(TM) Soma Bra Donation NEW YORK, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Soma Intimates announces its next Giving is Beautiful(TM) Soma Bra Donation. The nationwide charitable initiative to collect bras for women in need is the largest of its kind. With more than 600,000 bras collected to date, the scale and scope of the project is a testament to Soma Intimates and the Soma customer's dedication to making a difference in women's...

2010-12-23 08:45:00

WILMINGTON, Del., Dec. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Two nonprofit organizations in Delaware that serve children and families affected by domestic violence have received $5,457 worth of toys and books, thanks to the generosity of Verizon employees and the public. For Verizon's annual campaign, employees at three company locations in Delaware collected toys and books and made online donations. The YWCA Delaware in Wilmington and People's Place in Milford received the collected items. "Verizon...

2010-12-22 10:42:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Children and families affected by domestic violence will receive $240,000 worth of toys and books to brighten their holiday season, thanks to the generosity of Verizon employees and the public. For Verizon's annual holiday campaign, the company partnered with the National Network to End Domestic Violence, which is coordinating the distribution of the items to children and families in domestic violence shelters across the country. The...

2010-11-18 10:22:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Holiday shoppers will have the opportunity to make the season a little brighter for children and families affected by domestic violence by participating in the Verizon Foundation's Hope for the Holidays campaign. Through the campaign, Verizon employees will collect toys and books to provide comfort to children and families who are survivors of domestic violence. Verizon has partnered with the National Network to End Domestic Violence,...

2010-06-17 14:27:00

NEW YORK, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly $290,000 worth of clothing, personal items and household supplies will be donated to domestic violence shelters across the country, thanks to the generosity of Verizon employees, customers and the public. The Verizon Foundation partnered with the National Network to End Domestic Violence to organize the drive at more than 300 Verizon-employee locations across the country to support 185 domestic violence shelters. Verizon employees and members of...

2010-04-01 07:03:00

NORTHBROOK, Ill., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Research shows that domestic violence survivors are more likely to leave abusive relationships if they are financially independent.(1) In light of this, The Allstate Foundation is recognizing National Financial Literacy Month this April by offering free financial literacy resources to help domestic violence survivors live safer and more secure lives. A survivor's decision to stay in an abusive situation is based more on concerns about economic...

2010-01-12 12:58:00

MILWAUKEE, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the National Network of Digital Schools (NNDS), in partnership with Wisconsin Virtual Learning (WVL), a charter school of the Northern Ozaukee School District, is proud to announce the Wisconsin premiere of its original television program for kids, "Meet Me at the Great Tree." Starting January 11, 2010, the show is airing on Milwaukee's MY 24 TV Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. for seven weeks of original educational programming....


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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