Big employer's giving day draws 3,500 volunteers in New Mexico
10 May 2016
As part of its 15th annual Comcast Cares Day, more than 3,500 Comcast NBCUniversal employees and their families, friends and community partners volunteered at service projects across New Mexico.
Comcast Cares Day, which takes places every year in April during National Volunteer Month, is Comcast and NBCUniversal’s signature day of service and the nation's largest single-day corporate volunteer effort, according to the company.
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