Discovery Spreads ‘Shark Week’ Spirit at the Jersey Shore

Tacos, Shark Week and community goodwill – does life get much better? This past week, Discovery’s events team blanketed the Jersey Shore with Shark Week spirit, sharing tacos and Shark Week swag with beach communities. Teaming up with The Taco Truck, Discovery started its journey on Atlantic City’s infamous boardwalk, where they treated fans to Shark Week trivia, “Shark Bite” tacos, and lots of Shark Week fun, including t-shirts, fin…

Day Two: Rebuilding Atlantic City

New Jersey: Where only the strong survive. We’ve all seen the phrase plastered on shirts and stuck on bumpers, but today we all learned the true definition of “Jersey Strong.” As we began Day Two, with sore arms and bits fiberglass in our hair, excitement brewed – all of the volunteers (including me) were motivated by Day One’s progress and ready to see our families’ houses continue to return to…

Rebuilding Atlantic City: Day One

What a day! Today marked Day One of Discovery Impact: Rebuilding Atlantic City, and we couldn’t have asked for anything more. The day began with an orientation with Habitat for Humanity Atlantic County, where we learned more about Superstorm Sandy’s devastation, making this experience even more meaningful for all of us. After orientation, we met our Habitat team leaders, and the hard work began. Each team faced different challenges at…

We’re Off! Rebuilding Atlantic City 2013

And we’re off! Today through Sunday, Discovery employees will join ten families in Ventnor, NJ to help repair the damage done to their homes during Superstorm Sandy with our friends at Habitat for Humanity. I’ll be joining the Discovery Impact rebuild team (125 strong!) and sharing the team’s experiences on our social channels – we hope you’ll join us! I’ll share recaps each night on the blog, and you can…