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MEDIA ALERT: 2019 SilkRoad Connections Features 2nd-Annual Charity Event in Partnership with JobTarget, Supports Local Ronald McDonald House Charities

May 6, 2019

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 6, 2019--SilkRoad Technology ( www.silkroad.com ), a global leader in strategic onboarding for workforce transformation, is partnering with JobTarget to host a charity event supporting the Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) San Diego as part of its annual Connections Conference. Conference attendees will fill more than 300 bags with home-away-from home necessities for families with children being treated for conditions at local hospitals and staying with RMHC.

WHAT: A volunteer event during 2019 SilkRoad Connections inviting attendees to participate in filling 300 bags with everyday items such as blankets, card games, Kleenex, water bottles, etc. All materials are full sponsored by JobTarget. The bags will be delivered to the Ronald McDonald House for families staying while their child is in treatment at one of the San Diego-area hospitals.

WHY: SilkRoad’s cultural initiatives include charity and non-profit activities locally and nationally. This year while in San Diego, they will support RMHC, which provides a “home-away-from-home” for families with children being treated for serious, often life-threatening conditions, at local hospitals. This is the second year SilkRoad is participating in a local charity initiative as part of SilkRoad Connections; in 2018, it partnered with Haven for Hope in San Antonio, TX for an event.

WHO: The event is hosted by SilkRoad and the RMHC give-back supplies are fully sponsored by JobTarget, a recruitment solution company helping organizations hire the right talent more efficiently.

WHEN: May 6, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. following the conference sessions and break-out workshops.

WHERE: Paradise Point Resort & Spa, 1404 Vacation Road, San Diego, CA 92109.

About SilkRoad Technology

SilkRoad Technology is the world’s leader in strategic onboarding for global workforce readiness and transformation. We help organizations prepare their people for change by designing intentional, personalized journeys to increase retention and maximize agility throughout their careers. SilkRoad combines our leading strategic onboarding capabilities with world-class consulting services to deliver highly scalable, personalized experiences that engage employees and drive long-term business performance such as productivity, profitability, growth and agility.

For more information, visit www.silkroad.com, follow on Twitter @SilkRoadTweets or call 866–329–3363 (U.S. toll free) or +1–312–574–3700.

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