Thermopylae Sciences + Technology Launches Teams Google Apps For Charity Challenge
Published on October 18, 2013
ARLINGTON, VA - Thermopylae Sciences + Technology launched a new Google Apps web application that allows company employee's to share with co-workers the non-profit organizations they are passionate about. All employees were invited to participate in the challenge which took place from October 15th - 18th and in the end 45 charities received donations from thermopylaeCARES the company's social responsibility initiative in honor of the employee who recommended them.
The application called "Teams" was developed by Thermopylae software engineers using Google's cloud computing platform, Google App Engine. The Teams web app was designed to fully integrate with Thermopylae's Google Apps for Business platform and offers employee's anywhere, anytime and from any device, secure access to enterprise organizational data.
Mike Cachine, Thermopylae's CIO and SVP thermopylaeCARES said "The Teams challenge really exceeded our expectations. We identified 45 non-profits important to our team members and these great causes were shared throughout the company for the first time using innovative technology that we developed in-house. It was really exciting to see this initiative come together leveraging Google Apps, sharing what's important and benefiting all these great charities that folks are involved with."
thermopylaeCARES is a unique corporate social responsibility program created specifically for Thermopylae Sciences + Technology employees as a vehicle to support the charities that are important to them. It offers all Thermopylae employees and their families "Cool And Really Engaging Service" opportunities to help those less fortunate in the communities where they live and work. thermopylaeCARES combines consistent year-round engagement with socially responsible programs that embrace the company's strong culture of philanthropy and commitment to giving back. Recognized by the Washington Business Journal as one of the leading Corporate Philanthropists in the Washington DC business community - Thermopylae Sciences + Technology is proud to partner with leading non-profits like Special Operations Warrior Foundation, Martha's Table, Final Salute Inc., Operation Homefront and many others that serve those in need. To learn more about thermopylaeCARES please go to www.thermopylaeCARES.org.← Back