Tennis greats, Mats Wilander, Jared Palmer, Thomas Blake, Leslie Allen and many other pros were in attendance playing rounds of tennis last Monday at the 12th Annual Mats Wilander Celebrity Tennis and Golf Classic to raise EB awareness.
For 30 years Ray Hill has hosted the longest running show of its kind anywhere and this week his unique perspective is tapped in an interview on " Journey of Hope With Rodney Mathers." In the interview, Ray reflects on the start of his show and gives great advice for ex-offenders on a variety of topics.
Military Date Night Auction to be conducted on October 28th, 2010, at Countyline Bar-B-Q and hosted by Big Tyme Entertainment to benefit Operation Gratitude, a nonprofit organization that sends care packages to deployed troops.
The Global Foundation For Children With Hearing Loss' Teacher Training has secured funding from Kopernik for hearing aids and teacher training to benefit over 900 deaf and hard of hearing children in Vietnam.
After meeting with Haitian water agency officials and NGOs operating in cholera-affected areas, International Action strategizes a plan to install 50 chlorinators and 8 water tanks and to distribute 900 chlorine tablets to protect locals from the spreading disease.
International Action (www.HaitiWater.Org), is responding to the deadly cholera outbreak in Haiti's Artibonite Department by dispatching its lifesaving chlorination technology to areas threatened by the waterborne epidemic.
The Detroit chapter of TiE today announced that Rishi Jaitly, founder and CEO of Michigan Corps, will deliver a keynote speech during the President's Reception on Oct. 27, 2010 as a pre-cursor to the opening of TiECon Midwest 2010.
Nathan Jurczyk said "Supporting our community is core to our business philosophy. As a business, it's important to be a responsible corporate citizen, and we are proud of the efforts of our volunteers in helping these kids with being successful in school."
The Charleston Basket Brigade, announced today a partnership with Carolina One Real Estate, Piggly Wiggly, Communities In Schools and Momentum Marketing to feed 1300 families on Thanksgiving Day by raising $39,000 through the efforts of hundreds of local volunteers and concerned citizens.
Goodwill Industries Of Central Texas is holding Austin's premiere costume fundraiser -The Ghoulwill Ball. Held at The Driskill Hotel in Austin, Texas, this event is on Friday, October 29 at 7:30 p.m. and benefits Goodwill's mission of changing lives through the power of work.
The prime objective of World Sight Day, is to raise the level of awareness for need for eye care services among the general population. Besides refractive errors, early detection of several conditions like Glaucoma and Diabetic Retinopathy are the key to prevent permanent visual loss.