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Millennials+Corporate Social Responsibility

Millennials+Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Social Responsibility has become a hot topic in recent years as Millennials now make up the majority of the workforce. Cone Communications did a study in 2016 that showed some shocking statistics: 75% of millennials would take a pay cut to work for a socially responsible company. 76% of millennials consider…

Breaking Ground on Ellen’s Glen, Our New Neighborhood!

Breaking Ground on Ellen’s Glen, Our New Neighborhood! On Tuesday, July 13, Knoxville Habitat for Humanity, community and business leaders as well as individual supporters gathered to celebrate a new neighborhood that will be called “home” by 35 families who live and work in Knox County. Ellen’s Glen, named in honor of Knoxville Habitat founder…

National Home Ownership Month 2021

National Homeownership Month June is National Homeownership Month, and the topic of homeownership has never been more critical. One of the lessons 2020 taught us as a country is that everyone needs a safe, affordable and secure home to shelter in when required. Unfortunately, for many families during the COVID-19 lockdown, the available assistance and…