Moraine Valley Community College Foundation Gala Goes ‘Virtual’

The college foundation is hosting a social media event at MVCC Alumni Facebook, where participants can join in on fun competitions, view virtual elements of the event, and, on April 24, view live drawings of the raffle winners. The grand prize winner will receive two round-trip domestic airline tickets. Among the runner-up prizes will be […]

Top leader sends letter to compatriots on blood donation drive

Hanoi (VNA) – Party Central Committee General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong on April 2 sent a letter to people nationwide on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of  the “All-people blood donation day” (April 7), calling on them to push up the drive. In his letter, the top leader commended donors, organisations […]

James McAvoy donated £275k to show how ‘valued’ the NHS are… and ‘to protect doctors, surgeons, porters and the lady that fills the vending machine at the hospital’ amid COVID-19 crisis

He said: ‘It’s an absolute war zone and we’re asking them to go and fight that war with no weaponry, no armour, and I’m sure it’s going to get fixed in the coming weeks and months, but in that interim, what is happening right now, the threats that they face and the threat of them […]

Octogenarian who rejected poverty status donates life’s savings to Vietnam’s COVID-19 cause

A rural household is classified as poor in Vietnam if it has a monthly per capita income of VND700,000 ($30) or lower, or up to VND1 million ($42) but it lacks access to three out of five basic social services including healthcare, education, housing, clean water and hygiene, and information, according to a 2015 government […]

Cancelation of Hike for Hope 2020

Graham-Hitch Mortuary, Heritage Bank of Commerce, Sutter Health Palo Alto Medical Foundation, John Muir Health, Kaiser Permanente Thrive, Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare, Syserco – An Energy Management Company, California Business Technology, East Bay Community Energy, MCE Corporation, Sansei Gardens Inc., and Premier Pharmacy.

Boots to donate 200,000 toiletries to NHS workers and vulnerable people

“We will be using our network to ensure children and people living in poverty in communities across the UK, can get better access to hygiene essentials during this difficult time for our country.”

Anupama Nadella donates another Rs 2 cr to Covid-19 fight, this time for PM Modi’s fund

On Sunday, as the country observed ‘Janata Curfew’ as a mark of appreciation for the selfless help provided by the caregivers, Anand Mahindra (in pic) shared some heartening news with his 7.5 mn followers on Twitter. The Mahindra Group chairman offered to convert Mahindra Holiday resorts as temporary care facilities. He also tweeted that the […]

Peninsula Teen’s ‘Books4All’ Campaign Shares Joy Of Reading With Underserved Kids

So far, the teenager has given away more than a thousand new and used books, some of which come from family and friends. He has purchased the rest online using $7,500 he’s raised. Of that, Eric himself has contributed about $5,000, thanks to his musical talent.

Team Super Brave Sets Local Ride For a Reason Fundraising Record

“Their family is one filled with true love, dedication, and strength unlike anything anyone should ever have to witness!” Trudeau told Patch. “This family will forever be my heroes (SIC) for what they have conquered, and we will all continue fighting for the cause indefinitely as a team together! As a mother of 4 myself […]

​Baltimore Co. Partners To Tackle Food Insecurity: Coronavirus

Arbutus Community Center 865 Sulphur Spring Road, Halethorpe, Maryland 21227Cockeysville PAL Center 9836 Greenside Drive, Cockeysville, Maryland 21030Dundalk PAL Center 15 Commerce Place, Dundalk, Maryland 21222Hillendale PAL Center 1111 Halstead Road, Baltimore, Maryland 21234Mars Estates PAL Center 1498 East Homberg Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21221Scotts Branch PAL Center 3651 Rolling Road, Baltimore, Maryland 21244Shady Spring PAL […]