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2010-08-10 05:00:00

OAK BROOK, Ill., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC) today announced that it has awarded a 3-year single-source agreement for support services to Sodexo, Inc., based in Gaithersburg, Md. The contract became effective on August 1, 2010, and includes two 1-year renewal periods. Sodexo will provide UHC members with the following support services: Environmental services: Management of housekeeping services, staffing plans and training, environmentally...

2010-07-30 06:00:00

DENVER, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Leveraging a $20,000 "Feeding Our Future®" grant from the Sodexo Foundation, St. Anthony Central Hospital, along with volunteers from Sodexo and the Food Bank of the Rockies, serves 12,400 summer lunches to Denver children at risk of hunger. Sodexo's Feeding Our Future program provides school children who rely on free and reduced-price meals during the academic year with nutritious lunches during the summer break. The Food Bank of the...

2010-07-06 10:14:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Even as Congress continues its work to reauthorize the Child Nutrition bill, the Sodexo Foundation's "Feeding Our Future®" program, in partnership with Sodexo clients and hunger relief organizations across the country, today announces that it will prepare and serve more than 320,000 lunches to children in need this summer. "A country this rich in resources, capital and ingenuity should not see a single child suffer even one day...

2010-06-10 13:23:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sodexo Foundation, the anti-hunger charitable arm of Sodexo, Inc., named eight Sodexo employees as "Heroes of Everyday Life" for their exemplary efforts fighting hunger in America. The employees will be honored at the foundation's annual dinner on June 10 in Washington, D.C. "The concept of economic recovery is very theoretical for the one in eight Americans who are facing the very real prospect of going to bed without knowing where their...

2010-06-10 13:11:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- A fourth grader who started a foundation to feed children; and a college sophomore who was deeply touched by assistance his family received are two of the five national STOP Hunger Scholarship recipients recognized by the Sodexo Foundation at its annual fundraising dinner in Washington, D.C. on June 10. The Foundation, the anti-hunger charitable arm of Sodexo, Inc., will honor each of the scholarship recipients with $5,000 for their education as...

2010-06-04 07:00:00

PITTSBURGH, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- TeleTracking Technologies and Sodexo, Inc. today announced a multi-year renewal of their long-standing sales partnership to bring automated patient flow and transport solutions to hospitals. Sodexo, which provides essential facilities and food services to hospitals across America, implements TeleTracking's comprehensive software solutions to automate housekeeping and transport services, which in turn reduces patient wait times by making beds more...

2010-06-04 04:00:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Three campuses served by Sodexo earned a coveted top rating of 99 on The Princeton Review's Second Annual Green Rating, which evaluates colleges and universities on their environmentally-related policies, practices and academic offerings. Nearly one third of the campuses noted for their successful sustainability programs in the The Princeton Review's Guide to 286 Green Colleges, which was produced in partnership with the U.S. Green Building...

2010-05-27 13:03:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Center at NorthPointe, a Sodexo-operated conference center in Columbus, Ohio, was recently honored for its leadership in raising awareness of sustainability issues and reducing its environmental impact and named the recipient of the 2010 Silver Tier Sustainability Award by the International Association of Conference Centers (IACC). The award recognizes properties worldwide that have illustrated leadership and progress in creating...

2010-05-03 10:01:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Sodexo, Inc., the leader in Quality of Daily Life Solutions, announced today the appointment of Stephen Dunmore as president of the School Services Division. Dunmore, who moves to the role after performing strongly as a senior executive in Sodexo's Health Care Market, succeeds Lorna Donatone, who was promoted to company chief operating officer and president of the Education Market in February. In his new role with School Services, Dunmore oversees...

2010-04-21 10:45:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- If you're looking for a cuppa Joe with a conscience on Earth Day, stop by one of Sodexo's 241 cafes that serves Aspretto, the new Sodexo, a leader in Quality of Daily Life Solutions, fair trade-based hot beverage that is 100% sustainable from grower to grounds. The sustainable coffee line sources from local markets accredited by the Rainforest Alliance, Fairtrade Foundation or the Soil Association and internationally-recognized fair trade...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.