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1236Re: [hreg] Compaq workplace giving

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  • dans1
    Sep 12, 2001
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      Bridget: Can you provide me with more information of this, like in as to
      where it will be held. I work at Compaq and have not heard of this
      internally yet. I should be able to man the table at least one of these
      days.
      Dan Stuettgen

      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Bridget Jensen" <blj2@...>
      To: <hreg@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Wednesday, September 12, 2001 11:40 AM
      Subject: Re: [hreg] Compaq workplace giving


      If anyone needs more info about this, you may contact me directly.


      Bridget Jensen
      Director of Houston Operations
      Earth Share of Texas
      1920 W. Clay
      Houston, TX 77019
      ph: 713-524-1290
      fax:713-522-5623
      email: blj2@...

      > From: "Mike Ewert" <mike.ewert@...>
      > Reply-To: hreg@yahoogroups.com
      > Date: Wed, 12 Sep 2001 08:26:48 -0500
      > To: "HREG" <hreg@yahoogroups.com>
      > Subject: [hreg] Compaq workplace giving
      >
      > Would anyone be willing to staff a table for EarthShare (which benefits
      > TXSES and HREG) at Compaq during their workplace giving drive on Oct. 16,
      17
      > and 18 (1 or all days)?
      >
      > --------- Forwarded message ----------
      > From: Kathryn Houser <rainfall@...>
      > To: Feliciano Olivero <fjolivero@...>,
      > Mike Ewert <mike.ewert@...>, Oral <OLafleur@...>
      > Date: Tue, 28 Aug 2001 14:52:24 -0500
      > Subject: [Fwd: Fw: Compaq Computer opportunities]
      > Mhooessage-ID: <3B8BF678.21492387@...>
      >
      > TXSES is a member of EarthShare (the environmental "United Way" work
      > place giving campaign) and needs some participants in Houston employee
      > fairs. Do you think you could get the word out to HREG members and see
      > if there are any takers? It always makes a difference in contributions
      > to our organization if we have a presence at these fairs.
      >
      > Thanks for any help you can provide!
      > Kathryn
      >
      >
      > Dear EST State Organizations:
      >
      > On October 16, 17 and 18, (dates tentative but looking solid) Compaq
      > Computer will have a series of agency fairs at two of their Houston
      > locations. We have been asked to be represented by up to eight of our
      > organizations each day of these fairs.
      >
      > Because we have only five participating organizations in Houston, and
      > because Compaq prefers to have as many different agencies represented as
      > possible over the three-day period, we obviously need help. We need
      everyone
      > to think about any projects your organization has in the Houston area and
      > volunteers that would be available to represent your organization at the
      > Compaq fairs on one of these days.
      >
      > Bridget Jensen will be working with our Houston organizations, and with
      The
      > Nature Conservancy of Texas and Surfrider Foundation, all of whom helped
      at
      > the Compaq fairs last year.
      >
      > We spoke with a subcommittee of our Campaign / Marketing Committee last
      > week, and in a few short minutes, they had two very creative ideas. Kevin
      > Somdahl-Sands of Environmental Defense, for instance, said Environmental
      > Defense will have meetings going on in Houston at that time that will
      > probably allow him to piggyback some time at Compaq on at least one day.
      > Aileen Truax volunteered to organize a carpool for statewide organizations
      > based in Austin who would like to have a presence at Compaq.
      >
      > Anjali, not to put you on the spot, but TPL was partially responsible for
      > starting this campaign, and y'all are benefitting from some nice access
      > awards. We'll be in touch to see if you can help out this year!
      >
      > Jack and Hall, please think of any Friends of Big Bend National Park board
      > members or volunteers in the Houston area that would be willing to put
      > together a few photographs, maps and display items for the agency fairs
      and
      > be willing to volunteer for one of the three days.
      >
      > It probably goes without saying that this is an extremely important
      campaign
      > with huge growth potential. Contributions more than doubled from the first
      > year to the second year of the campaign.
      >
      > Your Earth Share of Texas headquarters staff has a campaign presentation
      > that's been scheduled for weeks on one of the three days, but we will be
      at
      > Compaq at least one of the remaining two days. (That is, unless our
      > participating organizations take advantage of this great opportunity and
      > fill all the available slots!)
      >
      > Many thanks,
      >
      > Max and Edie
      >
      > Earth Share of Texas
      > 'One environment. One simple way to care for it.'®
      > www.earthshare-texas.org
      > 512-472-5518
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
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