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Avon Commits $1 Million to Support Relief Efforts in Haiti

NEW YORK, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ — Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE: AVP) today announced that it has committed $1 million to support relief efforts in Haiti in response to the devastating earthquake in that country.  The company said that the money will be donated through the Avon Foundation for Women, and will be distributed to the American Red Cross and Doctors ...

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Haiti Top 100 Nonprofit Directory Aims to Increase Giving and Saving Lives in the Wake of the Haiti Earthquake: www.haitiearthquakemagazine.com

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ — Haiti Earthquake Magazine today announced the release of the Haiti Top 10 Nonprofit Directory and the Haiti Top 100 Nonprofit Directory of organizations supporting the people of Haiti in the wake of the earthquake. The Top 10 and Top 100 web-based directories provide three vital pieces of information about each nonprofit: (a) summary information ...

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Capital G Announces Amalgamation with Kast Investment Management Ltd.

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Capital G Investments Limited (”Capital G”) announced its amalgamation with Bermudian company Kast Investment Management Ltd (”KAST”) bringing its total assets under management to more than $650 million and a total client base of over 400.  (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100118/CL39164  )  KAST is an independent investment management company formed in 1991 by Anne Kast and ...

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Haiti Relief Site Now in Portuguese

Pan American Relief site to be promoted by MTV Networks Latin America  WASHINGTON, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The more than 70 million online Brazilians may donate to Haiti relief efforts using a new Portuguese website called www.AjudaPanamericana.org, the Pan American Development Foundation and the Organization of American States announced.  AjudaPanamericana.org is the third language option offered by the non-profit PADF ...

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Free Video Sharing Service Now Available for Haiti Relief Organizations

SEATTLE, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ — In the wake of this week’s earthquake in Haiti and to support the recovery efforts now being organized, Streambox is making its Streambox Live™ video sharing service available free of charge to emergency relief organizations, government and military operations, and broadcasters. Using only a camera, a laptop equipped with the Streambox Live software, and a ...

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Glory Foods(R) Donates Over 7,000 Cans to Feed the Children(R) for Haiti Earthquake Relief Efforts

Glory Foods provides canned vegetables to victims of the Haiti earthquake  COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ — Glory Foods, the category leader in Southern-style, heat-and-serve canned vegetables , will donate more than 7,000 cans of its Sensibly Seasoned Black Bean product to Feed The Children for victims effected by Tuesday’s earthquake near Haiti’s capital, Port-Au-Prince.  Glory Foods will hand over ...

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Chadbourne & Parke Foundation to Contribute to Haiti Earthquake Relief

Firm’s Charitable Foundation Will Also Match Individual Contributions as Done for Katrina, Tsunami and 9/11 Victims  NEW YORK Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ — Chadbourne & Parke LLP announced today that the Chadbourne & Parke Foundation will make an initial contribution of $100,000 to charities participating in earthquake relief efforts in Haiti.  To encourage individual donations, the Firm also established a matching ...

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Cablevision Extends Free Calling To Haiti

Adds Haiti To Optimum Voice Included Calling Area To Facilitate Contact Between Customers And Those Impacted By Devastating Earthquake  BETHPAGE, N.Y., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Cablevision Systems Corp. (NYSE: CVC) today announced that the unlimited calling area available to Optimum Voice phone customers was being temporarily extended to include calls to landlines and mobile phones in Haiti, in light of ...

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San Francisco Charity A GOOD IDEA to Give $100,000 to Haiti Victims Upon Winning Nationwide Charity Program

Opportunity for A GOOD IDEA to Win $1MM In Chase Community Giving Program on Facebook  January 15 – January 22  Facebook: http://www.voteagi.org  SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ — A Good Idea, a volunteer organization which is a vehicle for positive social change ideas in San Francisco, plans to give $100,000 to Haiti earthquake victims if the organization is selected as ...

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