Author Archives: Troy LaVelle

Winter Drive for reStart

Posted on Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 by
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Delivering towels to reStart

Over the last several weeks, we hosted a drive to support reStart, a non-profit serving Kansas City’s homeless population. We’ve selected them for several years, because of their admirable work housing kids, teens, and adults locally. Last year, they needed new blankets, but were hoping for bath towels, hand towels, and wash cloths this time. […]

Supporting reStart

Posted on Wednesday, December 16th, 2015 by
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As the holidays approach, we often look for ways to give back. It’s a time when many of us reflect on family and community. In that spirit, Affinis is gathering plush throw blankets to support reStart, a non-profit serving Kansas City’s homeless population. We kicked off our drive November 30 and will be taking donations […]

Affinis’s Fitbit Wellness Program

Posted on Friday, July 10th, 2015 by
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This year, Affinis issued a new fitness challenge to its co-workers. From March 1 to June 30, they asked us to take 7,000 steps a day for 60 consecutive days. Participants were responsible for purchasing their own tracking device, such as a Fitbit, to monitor their progress, but if they reached one of the predetermined […]