Last week, the Corporate Citizenship Center (CCC) co-hosted a webinar with GBCHealth for a group of corporate partners to introduce the Health Credit Exchange (HCX) – a new GBCHealth innovative financing initiative.
We’re now at the mid-way point of our exciting ten-city, two year campaign, announced earlier this year, to promote business-led community initiatives – and we’re seeing great momentum.
Dr. Jeff Lundy, the head of the Health and Wellness program at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Corporate Citizenship Center, puts it this way: “America’s competitiveness relies on its health.”
His message resonated in Memphis.
The United Nations estimates that there are 2.5 billion people who still lack access to modern sanitation facilities. Nearly 1 billion of those people have absolutely no sort of toilet – indoor or outdoor.
I work for Global Communities, a non-profit organization that works closely with communities worldwide to bring about sustainable changes that improve the lives and livelihoods of the vulnerable.
This week, the U.S. Chamber Foundation hosted our third Better Health through Economic Opportunity forum in Orlando, Florida.