Yesterday our CEO Ron Bergamini had the pleasure of participating in the panel discussion on The Work for Success Pledge. This pledge is the initiative presented by New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and his team. As a proud supporter of the Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO), this initiative is one we strongly believe in.
Read more about the event below.
Here at Action we believe that everyone is entitled to a second chance and that one person’s past shouldn’t define their future. Nothing echoes this belief more than the work we have done over the years the Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO).
The Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO) is dedicated to providing immediate, effective and comprehensive employment services to men and women with recent criminal convictions. Our highly structured and tightly supervised programs help participants regain the skills and confidence needed for successful transitions to stable, productive lives.
We are honored to take part in the upcoming panel discussion on The Work for Success Pledge: Utilizing the Skills and Talents of More New Yorkers.
Our CEO, Ron Bergamini will be participating with the New York League of Conservation Voters Education Fund event on a panel discussing the city’s zero waste goals.
Every year the NWRA honors drivers who operate their trucks in a safe and responsible manner by holding the Driver of the Year awards. The drivers who are nominated have outstanding performance records, and whose contributions have enhanced the overall safety and image of the solid waste industry. This competition is a great way to recognize your best and safest drivers.
This year we are proud that two of our own were nominated for this award.
Back in February of 2016, the DSNY established new recycling rules for businesses throughout all five boroughs of NYC.
The new rules require ALL businesses in New York City to recycle metal, glass, plastic, beverage cartons, paper and cardboard. In addition to having solid waste removal services. Certain businesses are required to recycle other items depending on their size and type.
Whether you’re celebrating your dad, grandpa, stepdad, or, dad-in-law Father’s Day is a time to recognize and appreciate all of the love and guidance the special men in our lives provide us with. Here at Action we decided to go around the office and ask about everyones fathers and their impact on them. We asked them to either share a favorite piece of advice, ranging from dating to life in general, the funniest classic dad joke, or special memory. Let’s see what the team has to share!
Waste360's annual WasteExpo is the biggest gathering of private and public sector waste management companies in the US. Every year the WasteExpo brings the entire industry together under one roof to discuss everything from safety to technology.
We are pleased to be a part of this year’s panels.
Join us Saturday, April 29th from 10:00am-3:00pm at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow NY for WBAB and BLI Touch-A-Truck Event. The event will benifit the Ronald McDonald House of Long Island. The event is FREE to the public, but they do ask for donations of rolls of paper towels and toilet paper.
Nothing says springtime like the start of baseball season.
Here at Action, we are proud to be the official solid waste & recycling provider for the New York Mets and the New York Yankees. What better way to show our appreciation of this longtime partnership, then to deck out some of our trucks in full out baseball gear. We feel we have really captured the essence of both icon teams with this project.
Action is pleased to once again take part in the NYC Waste & Recycling Safety Symposium.
This Safety Symposium promises to be a highly engaging event for all attendees—workers, managers, advocates, and city representatives.
Today we stop and say thank you to all who have served and currently serve our country. Many of our employees are former members of the military, and many have military members in their family. It’s just a little something to show our gratitude for all that they have done for this country.
With that we say Happy Veterans Day.
“This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.” —Elmer Davis
As you know October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease.
Did you know that about 1 in 8 U.S. women will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime? While most people are aware of breast cancer, many forget to take the steps to have a plan to detect the disease in its early stages and encourage others to do the same.
This past September New York Governor Andrew Cuomo passed into law Senate Bill 4268, also known as Slow Down to Get Around. The new law requires motorist to slow down and proceed with caution when passing waste and/or recycling vehicles making collections. Drivers who fail to do so could face penalties.
This September we were on a mission to raise support and awareness for the Childhood Cancer Fund Hope & Heroes.
We are proud to partner with Hope & Heroes in helping local children and their families in their fight against cancer. Hope and Heroes funds the life-saving work on childhood cancer and blood disorders at Columbia University Medical Center.
With donations and support they are able to fund cutting-edge research, support for families, and care that always puts children first.
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Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
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Giving you an up-close look at the impact that the Hope and Heroes organization and Columbia University Medical Center has on the children it treats in the tri-state.