The UPS Foundation Awards More Than $2.4 Million To Organizations For Global Volunteerism Initiatives
Foundation champions nine volunteer groups that support leadership training, youth development, financial literacy and disaster relief
The UPS Foundation announced that it will award more than $2.4 million to nine nonprofit organizations focused on volunteer efforts. This includes $1.2 million awarded to the Points of Light Foundation to support its disaster relief initiatives, its Veterans Leadership Program and its Direct-to-People Digital Strategy which will extend the organization’s reach to engage and recruit more volunteers around the world. Additional initiatives that the volunteerism grants will support include leadership training programs, youth development and education, financial literacy and pro-bono counsel.
The UPS Store: Packing and Delivering Holiday Happiness
Nationwide Locations Offer New App to Deliver Holiday Happiness, Expertise and Pack and Ship Guarantee
While the holidays are commonly known as "the most wonderful time of the year," they can also be the most stressful thanks to holiday to-do lists and errands. For those needing to ship gifts to family and friends afar, the four short weeks - or 22 shipping days - between Thanksgiving and Christmas can be a time of constant worry. With more than 4,400 locations across the United States, it's likely there is a The UPS Store® location nearby. Each location offers experts who can help pack and ship all types of holiday gifts, with a Pack and Ship Guarantee* that gives customers peace of mind.
UPS Adds Three "Next Generation" Training Centers
Additional UPS Integrad learning sites accelerate driver and management training across the U.S.
UPS® (NYSE: UPS) today announced the addition of three new UPS Integrad™ driver training locations in Dallas, Phoenix, and Portland, Ore. There are currently UPS Integrad locations in Franklin Park, Ill., and Landover, Md.
UPS Applauds Breakthrough on the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement
Quick action on implementation needed to facilitate global commerce and support economic growth
UPS®, a global logistics provider and leading advocate for global trade, welcomes the news of a breakthrough agreement to resolve differences between the United States and India. The accord ultimately allow the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement to be implemented, making it easier and less expensive to move goods across borders.