Girls Scouts of Arizona completes $18 million Campaign For Girls; largest donation ever received by the organization nationwide

Girls Scouts of Arizona completes $18 million Campaign For Girls; largest donation ever received by the organization nationwide5/9 /18PHOENIX –– Thanks to a successful matching challenge from The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation, Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council (GSACPC) has reached the completion of its five-year, $18 million Campaign For girls in Arizona. “We are very […]

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Pistons to donate funds for music education efforts

On Monday, the Detroit Pistons announced a partnership to form a youth percussion ensemble, provide concert tickets to fourth-graders and fund the Sphinx Organization’s annual Sphinx Honors Competition. (Photo: Daniel Mears / The Detroit News)Buy PhotoDetroit — Detroit Pistons officials have announced financial support for music and education programs for children in the city. The […]

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Update to Lacrosse Community » Greensboro Sports

The ONS Lacrosse Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization and was the predominant force in the creation of the All-Star game. Accordingly, we thought it appropriate to issue this letter clarifying our prior correspondence to you out of respect for our long-standing partner, the ONS Lacrosse Foundation (the “ONS Foundation”). Every public and private school […]

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UK retailer Morrisons joins fight against plastics in ocean

UK supermarket Wm Morrison Supermarkets has joined the Global Ghost Gear Initiative (GGGI), a group of organizations committed to reducing the growing worldwide problem of abandoned, lost and discarded fishing gear, known as ‘ghost gear’. 70% of macroplastics (larger than 5mm) are estimated to be fishing related. Ghost gear represents 10% of all the plastic […]

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