CA Technologies Springs into 12th Season of Giving Through Annual Volunteer Initiative
CA Together in Action projects focused on STEM and the environment take place worldwide
From land, beach and public space cleanup and preservation, to feeding
the hungry, environmental education and restoration projects, packing
and shipping books to school children in
As a technology company, CA has a clear and vested interest in the advancement of STEM learning and fostering the future talent pipeline of technology leaders. CA Together in Action projects will encompass a variety of employee engagement opportunities focused on the advancement of STEM learning. This includes:
Allston, MA: CA Technologieswill team up with West End House to support staff in a variety of activities with club members, which focus on academic support, leadership and career development, fitness and nutrition, and visual and performing arts.
Chicago, IL: In partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs of America(BGCA), CA employees will host a Tech Girls Rock workshop, aiming to encourage teen and tween girls to pursue an interest in STEM-related educational opportunities and careers.
New York, NY: CA employees will participate in Governor Andrew Cuomo's"If You Can See It, You Can Be It": A Day for Girls to See What Is Possible, partnering with PENCIL to host a Career Panelfor students from the Talented & Gifted Schoolin East Harlem.
New York, NY: CA employees will join PENCIL to participate in"Demo Day", as middle school teams gear up for the 2018 Guppy Tank App Challenge, where middle school students compete to create an app that will revolutionize New York.
Santa Clara, CA: CA employees will partner with Citizen Schools to host a group of middle school students for a site visit and tour of CA's Design Center, which showcases the company's technology solutions.
Hyderabad, India: CA Technologieswill partner with India Literacy Project, to help organize summer camps with coding sessions, arts and crafts and instruction in basic English and computers. The camps will run from April 13-28.
Milan, Italy: On April 26, which is Girls in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) day, CA will partner with Regione Basilicataand the Chamber of Commerce Italyto help encourage young women to consider educational opportunities and careers in STEM fields.
"Through our CA Together in Action initiative, and philanthropic
programs throughout the year, CA employees are committed to making a
difference in the communities where they live and work," said
Projects are scheduled throughout the
Several of the activities are being held with long-time nonprofit
"CA Technologies work with PENCIL— through ongoing school partnerships
and, critically, its immersive support for student opportunities in STEM
research and development—have helped create a powerful sequence of youth
development experiences," said
"We need motivated, properly trained, well-equipped STEM teachers to
prepare and inspire Europe's next generation - and collaboration between
schools and industry is an essential step towards achieving this.
Since the CA Together in Action initiative launched in 2005, more than
65,000 employee volunteer hours have been contributed and more than
1,300 projects have been completed. CA employees are encouraged to use
up to three workdays annually to volunteer for company-sponsored
activities of their choice. In addition, each fiscal year CA matches
employees' personal charitable contributions up to
For more information on CA's philanthropic partnerships and programs, visit ca.com/csr.
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