SVM - SHARES
SVM – SHARES focuses on the many charitable programs that SVM as a company and its employees outside of the company are involved with. We added this section as a means to discuss, inform and promote the many charitable programs that are important to us.
Operation Basic Needs
In honor of the men and women who serve our country, SVM created the Operation Basic Needs program, in conjunction with the launch of the new Commissary Gift Card. Operation Basic Needs is a donation program designed to provide service men and women with Commissary Gift Cards. Through Operation Basic Needs, anyone wishing to make a donation can go to a special website to purchase cards specifically to be donated to USA Cares. For more information on USA Cares visit www.usacares.org.
Aid For The South
SVM employees made donations to the American Red Cross, Salvation Army and other charitable organizations assisting in the tornado relief efforts.
G.O.A.L.S. - Giving Orphaned Africans Love with Soccer
SVM, in collaboration with Mitch Reavis (son of SVM CEO Marshall Reavis), has launched G.O.A.L.S. - Giving Orphaned Africans Love with Soccer in the Chicagoland area.
P.A.I.L. Project - Providing Aid / Impacting Lives
The P.A.I.L. Project (Providing Aid/ Impacting Lives) is one of the many programs that the charitable organization Rays of Hope for Haiti administers.
Pumpkin Pedal Trail Ride - Special Olympics of Illinois
The Pumpkin Pedal Trail Ride is an annual fundraising event for the Special Olympics of Illinois.
Opportunity International provides microfinance loans, savings, insurance and training to over two million people working their way out of poverty in the developing world.
Santa for the Very Poor
For over 50 years Santa for the Very Poor (SVP) has been bringing the spirit of the holidays to those in need in Chicago. SVP is a unique grass-roots non-profit organization that works with both religious organizations and social agencies to help make the holidays more meaningful for those in need.