Approximately 1,800 Giant associates adopted 180 local families in need through the Salvation Army Harrisburg Capital City Region. The associates filled two tractor-trailers with gifts for the families including clothes, toys, bikes, skateboards, gift cards and more. Several Giant associates were on hand Dec. 12 to help unload the donations at the Salvation Army Harrisburg Capital City Region. CONTINUE READING
Mid Penn Bank employees held a “No Shave November” campaign and raised $11,000 for Penn State Cancer Institute. The bank’s donation will support prostate cancer research that is being performed by Dr. Jay D. Raman, chief of the Division of Urology at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Throughout the month of November, male employees at Mid Penn Bank were challenged to grow their facial hair and remain unshaven in support of changing the face of men’s health.
Six members of the Hershey Bears recently visited with children and their families at Penn State Children’s Hospital. Riley Barber, Madison Bowey, Liam O’Brien, Zach Sanford, Tyler Lewington, Aaron Ness and Coco, the team mascot, signed autographs and posed for photos. The players also worked on crafts with patients and their siblings. The visit was one of several that Bears players typically make to the Children’s Hospital each season.
Area communicators and marketers networked with fellow professionals and sampled some Pennsylvania wines at this year's Joint Winter Social at Castlerigg Wine Shop, 110 S. Hanover St., Carlisle. Members of the International Association of Business Communicators, Harrisburg chapter; Public Relations Society of America, Central Pa. chapter; and the Pennsylvania Public Relations Society gathered for an evening of networking, socializing, food and drink. Additionally, attendees raised 40 pounds in donations for the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank.