Category Archives: Corporate Volunteering

Corporate Employees Join forces to Revitalize Terry Parker High School

According to many researchers, the physical condition of a school is a stronger predictor of academic achievement than many family background factors and socio-economic conditions. On Saturday, September 12, 2015,  HandsOn Jacksonville partnered with Fidelity Investments and Florida Blue to … Continue reading

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Wells Fargo – Culture of Inclusion and Diversity Inspires Corporate and Community GOOD

At Wells Fargo, building a work culture of inclusion and diversity is a core part of their vision and values. It applies not only to the communities in which they do business and where they hire team members, but it … Continue reading

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Mayo Clinic Volunteers for a Healthier Community

The Mayo Clinic of Jacksonville is a huge supporter of Sulzbacher Center’s medical clinic, Beaches Community Healthcare. Mayo Clinic Jacksonville’s relationship with Sulzbacher Center began in 2012 and has steadily grown ever since. Once a month, Mayo Clinic doctors host … Continue reading

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Fidelity Investments Continues Transforming Jacksonville Schools

More than 100 employees and guests of Fidelity Investments joined more than 100 students and faculty of Terry Parker High School in giving the school a proverbial facelift here September 7, during Fidelity’s Transformation Day projects. The projects were all … Continue reading

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Bank of America/Merrill Lynch Builds Bridges Across Cultures to Strengthen Business and Community

Bank of America embraces the power of their people and values their differences in thought, style, gender identity, culture, ethnicity and experience. They recognize that a diverse workplace gives them a powerful business advantage in understanding and meeting the needs … Continue reading

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Law Students With Big Hearts Give Back to Our Community

One of the pillars of Florida Coastal School of Law is to serve the underserved. They believe performing pro bono work helps law students develop an awareness of their ethical and personal responsibilities to their community. Volunteering is encouraged, but … Continue reading

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Synovus Bank – Jacksonville is Honored with the HandsOn Business Award

Synovus Bank, one of the largest community banks in the Southeast, takes its commitment to community seriously. Synovus Bank leaders recognize even during difficult economic times, people want to give back to their community, and that giving time is a … Continue reading

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Brunet-Garcia – re:solve to Give Back to the Community

It is truly better to give than to receive.  This is the simple idea behind the re:solve program of Brunet-Garcia Advertising.  Through this unique grantmaking program, Brunet-Garcia is using its time and resources to help charitable organizations by offering pro-bono … Continue reading

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Sharon Sanders – A Principal Who Cares for Her Kids by Caring for Their Families

Sharon Sanders, Principal of Windy Hill Elementary School, a Title 1 school, has a passion for teaching kids literacy and reading.  But when your students are facing challenges like hunger and homelessness,  Sharon realized that  in order for them to … Continue reading

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Aetna – A Local Business Achieving GOOD by Embracing Diversity

Embraced. Empowered. Engaged. This is the philosophy that drives Aetna’s nationally- recognized diversity program which empowers employees to impact the future of the workplace and the community. For Aetna, diversity is a force for business growth and expanded opportunities. One … Continue reading

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