Retirees Take ACTION for Local School
Members of the Mt. Holly Retirees Club present a check to the Devon Forest Elementary School in Goose Creek, SC. The retirees earned the $1,500 ACTION grant from the Alcoa Foundation by volunteering at the school.
Learn more about Alcoa Foundation grants available to retirees
Alcoa Honored for Building Opportunities for Women in 'Hard Hat' Company
An Alcoa initiative has received the prestigious 2013 Catalyst Award honoring innovative organizational approaches that address the recruitment, development, and advancement of women in the workplace. The initiative, "Building Opportunities for Women in a 'Hard Hat' Company," showcases how Alcoa broke down barriers in a male-dominated industry and achieved greater gender representation through an aggressive diversity agenda.
Initiatives from The Coca-Cola Company and Unilever also were honored.
Since 1987, Catalyst has recognized exceptional business initiatives that advance women in the workplace with the Catalyst Award, which embodies Catalyst's vision of "Changing workplaces, Changing lives."
Alcoa, The Coca-Cola Company, and Unilever presented in-depth discussions of their initiatives at the 2013 Catalyst Awards Conference in New York on March 19.