Tag: American Cancer Society

From Goodwill to the Salvation Army: Evaluating the Ethics of some of America’s Best-Known Charities

Last year when Change.org’s petition to stop Goodwill Industries from exploiting its workers with disabilities entered the spotlight, the public was confused as to why an 80-year-old law which allowed the practice still governed an organization claiming to do charitable work. However, Goodwill is not the only so-called charity that…

CVS Health Foundation, American Cancer Society and Truth Initiative Team Up to Help Reduce Smoking on College Campuses

(CVS Health is No. 50 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies list) The CVS Health Foundation, American Cancer Society and Truth Initiative today announced that grants are now available to help U.S. colleges and universities advocate for, adopt and implement 100 percent smoke- and tobacco-free campus policies. The grants are…

Major Charities Pull Events From Trump's Mar-a-Lago

UPDATED: Aug. 19, 2017 On Friday, according to local reports, more charities announced that plans to hold events at the Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach have been cancelled:Susan G. Komen, American Red Cross,The Salvation Army, Big Dog Ranch Rescue,The Autism Project of Palm Beach County, andThe Ryan Licht Sang Bipolar…