Ilera Healthcare Giving $100,000 to Non-Profits Dedicated to Diversity, Social Justice and Those Affected by Job Loss
As part of this recognition, Ilera Healthcare and the Apothecarium Dispensaries are planning to give a total of $100,000 to the below non-profits who are helping lead the way into an ever-improving tomorrow.
We are committed to supporting non-profit organizations who are dedicated to diversity, social justice, and providing aid to those affected by job loss. Our corporate giving strategy is designed to support community outreach activities that have lasting value impact, with a priority given to basic living needs, education, and direct support programs for those who live in the communities we serve. We strive to do this in ways that are socially responsible, beneficial to the community, and reflective of common values and interests.
Urban League of Philadelphia
Mission: The mission of the urban league is to empower African Americans to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power, and civil rights.
Urban Affairs Coalition
The Urban Affairs Coalition unites government, business, neighborhoods, and individual initiative to improve the quality of life in the region, build wealth in urban communities, and solve emerging issues. The Coalition shapes public policy and delivers programs that respond to urgent community needs. The problems we face are far too complex for one entity to solve on its own.
PA Diversity Council
The Pennsylvania Diversity Council (PADC) is committed to fostering a learning environment for organizations to grow and leverage their knowledge of diversity. Through a variety of events and programs, the PADC serves as the premier resource for diversity best practices and leadership development in the state of Pennsylvania.
Cooks Who Care
Mission: Cooks Who Care is a Philly-based organization that supports the well-being of people working in all facets of the food & beverage industry. Founded by Chefs Maria & Scott Campbell, Cooks Who Care is dedicated to building a community that supports employers and employees as they strive to prioritize physical, mental & financial health both on and off the job.
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