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2014-06-11 08:30:30

Special Patient-Focused Event Kicks Off Astellas' Fifth Annual Changing Tomorrow Day Initiative KISSIMMEE, Fla., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- About 1,400 Astellas Pharma employees will be descending on Give Kids The World (GKTW) for the second time to tackle projects ranging from landscaping to assembling furniture as well as resurfacing parking lots and roads. This year, Astellas is bringing an even bigger volunteer group than the record-breaking Astellas team that volunteered in...

2011-08-03 05:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Orbit Media Group, LLC, a boutique consulting, idea factory and product acceleration firm, has announced a partnership with global charity Starlight Children's Foundation, whereby Orbit will make a donation from each sale of Orbit's new interactive children's storybook App "Cowboys & Aliens: The Kids" to the Starlight Foundation. The partnership comes in the wake of entertainment company Platinum Studios (OTCBB: PDOS) licensing the original...

2011-06-07 05:20:00

IRVING, Texas, June 07, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Michaels, North America's largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, celebrates the first ever International Yarn Bombing Day on Saturday, June 11 from 1 - 5 pm with in-store yarn bomb installations and knit-a-thons at five locations. International Yarn Bombing Day was started to encourage yarn bombers around the world to display pieces of knitting and crochet on a single day to raise awareness of the fast growing art form. "International...

2011-06-02 10:30:00

PAEONIAN SPRINGS, Va., June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new opportunity has emerged for the technically inclined, especially students who may be graduating college and wondering, "what's next?" Starlight Technology Transfer, Inc. (Starlight) has announced a $50,000 cash prize for a submission of the most promising new high-tech business idea. The company is interested in proposals from any number of disciplines, including robotics, artificial intelligence, green technology, secure and robust...

2010-07-07 15:51:00

LOS ANGELES, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Neotrope and its Send2Press service recently "adopted" Starlight Children's Foundation(TM) as its premier charity program recipient. Throughout the month of July as part of the adoption program, when a donor gives $50 or more to Starlight they will have the opportunity to issue a free national online press release through Neotrope's Send2Press(R) Newswire service, which is syndicated worldwide and also appears on many top news sites and social networks...

2010-07-01 14:05:00

LOS ANGELES, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Neotrope and its Send2Press service are honored to make Starlight Children's Foundation its premier "Adopted" charity program recipient. With this commitment, Neotrope aligns itself with Starlight's mission to help seriously ill children and their families cope with their pain, fear and isolation through entertainment, education and family activities. As part of this adoption program, Neotrope is providing PR solutions, news dissemination, and search...

2010-06-11 07:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Fandango, the nation's leading moviegoer destination, today announced a partnership with Starlight Children's Foundation centered on the release of Sony Pictures' highly anticipated "The Karate Kid," starring Jaden Smith and Jackie Chan. The film will be released in theaters nationwide today, June 11, 2010. During a two-week period that starts June 7 and runs through June 20, Fandango has committed to donate $1 to Starlight for every ticket to "The...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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