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 MoreSteam.com Donates Lean Six Sigma Training Grant

American Red Cross Receives Training Valued at $75,000

March 15, 2006 - Columbus, Ohio – MoreSteam.com, the leading provider of Lean Six Sigma online training, today announced a donation of Lean Six Sigma training services to the American Red Cross. The training services will teach American Red Cross employees Lean Six Sigma business improvement technologies. In making the announcement, MoreSteam.com’s President, Bill Hathaway described the gift: “This training will enable American Red Cross to deploy Lean Six Sigma methods for the benefit of all of their programs and those they serve. In an environment that puts a premium on every dollar raised and spent, we all need to be as efficient as possible. We hope this MoreSteam.com training will help the Red Cross meet their challenges.”

Each year the Red Cross assists approximately 70,000 disaster victims through its organization of nearly 1 million volunteers and 35,000 employees. Through almost 900 locally supported chapters, more than 15 million people gain the skills they need to prepare for and respond to emergencies in their homes and communities throughout the world. Some 4 million people give blood—the gift of life—through the Red Cross, making it the largest supplier of blood and blood products in the United States. The Red Cross also helps keep thousands of deployed U.S. service members stay connected with their families. As part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, a global network of 181 national societies, the Red Cross helps restore hope and dignity to the world's most vulnerable people. An average of 91 cents of every dollar the Red Cross spends is invested in humanitarian services and programs.

MoreSteam.com e-Learning enables organizations to advance their performance by delivering powerful Lean Six Sigma process improvement tools. MoreSteam.com combines its expertise in Lean Six Sigma and related initiatives with world-class instructional design to provide effective process improvement and design training. Serving diverse organizations on a global basis, MoreSteam.com trains tens of thousands worldwide on an annual basis.

For more information, contact:
Tim Kelley