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Hanger Orthopedic Group to Donate $250,000 in Funding and Orthopedic Devices to Haiti Earthquake Relief Efforts

BETHESDA, Md., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) and its philanthropic organization The Hanger Ivan R. Sabel Foundation announced today that it will provide $250,000 in funding and orthopedic devices to assist with the medical needs of those affected by the earthquake in Haiti.  A direct cash donation of $25,000 and a contribution of $225,000 in ...

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Purdue Pharma Provides Aid to Victims of Earthquake Disaster in Haiti

Company Donates Close to $5 Million in Pharmaceutical Products; Provides Cash Donation  STAMFORD, Conn., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ — Purdue Pharma L.P. and its associated U.S. companies are donating close to $5 million in pharmaceutical products to aid the victims of the earthquake disaster in Haiti.  The Company is also making a cash donation of $25,000 to AmeriCares and is matching ...

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Aeropostale, Inc. and DoSomething.org Join Teens Nationwide to Support Homeless Teens in Haiti and the U.S.

Teen Retailer will match the first 100,000 jeans donated thru the Teens for Jeans campaign with brand new jeans for Haiti disaster victims  NEW YORK, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — In support of its third annual “Teens for Jeans” initiative with teen not-for-profit DoSomething.org, NYC-based teen retailer Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) announced it will be matching the first 100,000 pairs donated ...

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‘All for Haiti’: America TeVe Starts a Humanitarian Bridge to Help Earthquake Victims in Haiti

America TeVe’s family urges South Florida to Join This Community Effort for People Affected  MIAMI, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ — America TeVe announces that this Friday, January 22 beginning at 4 p.m. on “Arrebatados” and during our live programming, “Noticias 41,” “Aqui Todos Ganan,” “El Show de Fernando Hidalgo,” “A Mano Limpia,” and “Pellizcame que estoy Sonando” we will unite for ...

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The Dominican Republic (DR) Ministry of Tourism Reassures Visitors Punta Cana, La Romana, Samana, Puerto Plata and Other Cities are Receiving Tourists

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ — The Dominican Republic (DR) Ministry of Tourism assures visitors that all of its cities, tourism and resort areas are conducting normal business operations. Also, the DR government, consulates and embassies are working diligently with the international community on Haiti earthquake relief. Millions of Dominicans have donated time, money, supplies and expertise to ...

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Brooklyn Band Wins NY Jamaica Jazz Fest Band Quest

CARIBPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, January 19, 2010: An eight -member reggae band from Brooklyn, New York, on Monday night became the winner of the 2010 Jamaica Jazz and Blues Band Quest in New York City. Under the Rasta Influence, or U.R.I., beat out the New Kingston Band in a close competition to walk away with the title and the ...

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Charity800.com to Include Haiti Earthquake Relief Efforts in Toll Free Number Donation Program

COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ — Charity800.com is responding to the crisis in Haiti by adding Haiti earthquake relief organizations: the American Red Cross and Doctors Without Borders into their donation program for their toll free number clients. When customers use a Charity800.com toll free or local number, half a cent from each minute of talk time gets donated ...

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HBO Latin America and Flow Reached Broadcast Agreement

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ — HBO Latin America Group (LAG) and Flow, Jamaica’s Broadband Company, formally announced today that both Companies have signed an agreement for the transmission of the HBO LAG channels to be broadcast in Jamaica at a media reception held in Kingston.     Under the Agreement, Flow has already started to re-broadcast the HBO package developed ...

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HBO Latin America Group and Flow Present Warner Channel in Jamaica

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ — HBO Latin America Group signed a carriage agreement with Flow to offer its subscribers the Warner Channel in Jamaica, which will be part of its basic programming package in the country.     “We are very pleased to be able to offer Flow subscribers the most interesting, entertaining and greatest television productions offered by Warner ...

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PADF-OAS to Focus on 2 Heavily Damaged Areas in Haiti

Non-Profit assigned part of downtown Port-au-Prince, Southeast Province  WASHINGTON, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — A heavily damaged area of downtown Port-au-Prince and communities in the Southeast province have been assigned to the Pan American Development Foundation and its partners for immediate relief, the non-profit organization announced. www.PanAmericanRelief.org  Haitian civil defense authorities designated these areas because of PADF’s long development experience in ...

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