Changing Tomorrow Day

Changing Tomorrow Day

Changing Tomorrow Day 2014 Marks Astellas’ Fifth Annual Global Service Initiative More than 6,000 employees worldwide completed 13,000 hours of volunteer service For the fifth consecutive year, Astellas employees around the world volunteered time and effort to enhance communities through its global Changing Tomorrow Day initiative.

As of Nov. 4, 2014 more than 6,000 employees across Japan, Asia/Oceania, the Americas and Europe completed over 13,000 hours of service at hundreds of locations such as hospitals, family shelters, parks, food banks, elderly care facilities, community centers and schools where they engaged in projects to support the themes of health and the environment. Dr. Kenji Yasukawa, senior vice president, chief strategy officer, chairman of the corporate social responsibility (CSR) committee at Astellas, said, “Astellas is proud to be celebrating the fifth anniversary of Changing Tomorrow Day as we encourage our employees to provide support and contribute to the sustainable development of society and local communities to which we belong. As a good corporate citizen, Astellas will continue to actively engage in initiatives to support the health of people around the world.”

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Astellas Changing Tomorrow Day 2015
Astellas Pharma recently marked the company’s sixth annual Changing Tomorrow Day— a global volunteer service initiative — with employees lending their time to community-based organizations around Chicagoland. Between...
Sep 23, 2015 9:00 AM ET
Astellas Celebrates Changing Tomorrow Day 2015 With More Than 500 Employees Volunteering Across the Americas Throughout September
NORTHBROOK, Ill., September 14, 2015 /3BL Media/ — Astellas Pharma recently marked the company’s sixth annual Changing Tomorrow Day—a global volunteer service initiative—with employees lending their time to more than six community-based organizations around Chicagoland and Los Angeles. Volunteers also observed a moment of silence with local firefighters and first responders in memory of 9/11...
Sep 14, 2015 7:00 PM ET
Astellas Employees Award $200,000 in Grants to Advance Global Access to Health, Community Development
NORTHBROOK, Ill., September 10, 2015 — Astellas Pharma today announced that it has awarded $100,000 grants each to the American Red Cross and Stop Hunger Now in support of their efforts to advance access to healthcare and expand community development around the world. Almost 1,500 Astellas employees (over 50%) across the US, Canada and Brazil cast their vote and selected grant...
Sep 10, 2015 12:30 PM ET
Astellas Salutes Military Families at Fisher House San Antonio Event
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Jul 27, 2015 3:30 PM ET
Astellas Employees Assemble Thousands Of Care Packages For Homeless Veterans
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Jun 15, 2015 11:00 AM ET