Skip to Content

Tag: Mission 500


m500

General News

COPS Monitoring, security pros step up to help children through Mission 500

September 17, 2021SSN Staff

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla.—The annual “Back to School Backpack” event organized by Mission 500 for students at Crosspointe Elementary School in Boynton Beach, Fla., has bought essential school supplies, provided by the generous efforts of COPS Monitoring and individual donors in the security industry. The team at COPS Monitoring came together once again to outfit students at Crosspointe Elementary with essential supplies and notes of encouragement to kick off another successful school...

COPS Monitoring, Giving Back, Jim McMullen, Mission 500


Read Full Articlered right arrow icon

Also Noted

Mission 500’s annual softball game set for October 9 in Ridgefield Park, N.J.

September 9, 2021SSN Staff

MIAMI—Mission 500, a charitable non-profit organization engaging security professionals to assist families in crisis across the United States, has announced that its annual security industry softball game fundraiser will take place on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021. This year’s event will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Overpeck County Park in Ridgefield Park, N.J. The first game will take place at 9:30 a.m. and will boast rosters comprised of local firefighters and friends of the...

Kat Mullins, Ken Gould, Mission 500


Read Full Articlered right arrow icon

Also Noted

Mission 500 raises $24,000 in first Great Las Vegas Hunt at ISC West 2021

August 17, 2021SSN Staff

MIAMI—Mission 500’s newest fundraiser endeavor at ISC West 2021, “The Great Las Vegas Scavenger Hunt,” was a big success. The event not only brought awareness to helping children and families in need across America, but it also brought the security industry together for some much-needed fun. The scavenger hunt consisted of nine teams of four. Teams were as follows: Advance Security Tech, Alarm.com, Alarms R Us, Automatic Gate Operations, Digital Monotoring Products (DMP),...

ADI Global Distribution, Advance Security Tech, alarm.com, Alarms R Us, Automatic Gate Operations, Axis Communications, Bosch Security, DMP, ISC West, Ken Gould


Read Full Articlered right arrow icon

Also Noted

Mission 500 calls on industry to provide school supplies for children in need

August 2, 2021SSN Staff

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. —Mission 500 and security companies in South Florida have been helping students in need at Crosspointe Elementary School in Boynton Beach, Fla. for the past six years by providing backpacks filled with school supplies prior to the beginning of each school year. COPS Monitoring has stepped up to sponsor school supplies for 300 students and encourages the industry to join them and support more students this year. This year, students need support more than ever. Mission...

COPS Monitoring, Mission 500


Read Full Articlered right arrow icon

Also Noted

Join Mission 500, COPS Monitoring to provide school supplies to children in need

July 16, 2021SSN Staff

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. —Students at Crosspointe Elementary School in Boynton Beach, Fla., will once again receive essential school supplies from COPS Monitoring and Mission 500. For the sixth consecutive year, COPS Monitoring is kicking off this effort with the generous commitment to provide school supplies for 300 students, and invites all security industry professionals to join this effort by donating to the “2021 Back to School Fundraiser” by visiting  https://www.mission500.org/school-supplies-for-crosspointe. Every...

COPS Monitoring, Courtney Roper, Jim McMullen, Kat Mullins, Ken Gould, Mission 500


Read Full Articlered right arrow icon

ADI Global Distribution and Ken Gould to receive Mission 500 award

General News

ADI Global Distribution and Ken Gould to receive Mission 500 award

May 18, 2021SSN Staff

MIAMI, Fla.—Mission 500, a charitable non-profit organization engaging security professionals to assist families in crisis across the USA, has announced the winners of its annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Humanitarian Awards. This year’s recipients are ADI Global Distribution and Ken Gould, President of Ken Gould Consulting and Chairman of Mission 500, respectively. ADI Global Distribution, recipient of Mission 500’s 2020 CSR Award, supports a wide range of social...

ADI Global, Corporate social responsibility, Humanitarian Award, Ken Gould, Mission 500


Read Full Articlered right arrow icon

General News On The Editor's Desk

Industry giving back during great time of need

March 17, 2021Paul Ragusa, Editor

With Mission 500 recently opening nominations for their 2021 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Award and 2021 Humanitarian Award, we here at Security Systems News wanted to highlight how important it is to recognize those companies that do give back, while hopefully inspiring others. We also wanted to use this opportunity to gauge where the industry is when it comes to CSR programs, and just giving back, in general. After a year since COVID, the need to give back to those in need is greater...

Corporate social responsibility, Giving Back, Mission 500


Read Full Articlered right arrow icon

Also Noted General News

Mission 500, ADI continue fundraising efforts to help underprivileged children

March 12, 2021SSN Staff

MIAMI, Fla. —Mission 500, the non-profit charitable organization dedicated to serving children and communities in need across the U.S., partnered with angel sponsor ADI Global Distribution this past January to raise more than $93,000 to support corporate social responsibility across the security industry and help underprivileged children in communities across America. This is the second year ADI teamed up with Mission 500, and the virtual event far exceeded the fundraising goal of $15,000....

ADI Global, Ken Gould, Mission 500, Rob Aarnes


Read Full Articlered right arrow icon

MissionThumb

General News

Mission 500 opens noms for 2021 Corporate Responsibility and Humanitarian Awards

February 5, 2021SSN Staff

MIAMI, Fla.—Mission 500, a non-profit charitable organization focusing on the security industry and dedicated to serving children and families in need across the U.S., is now accepting nominees for their 2021 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Award and 2021 Humanitarian Award. “2020 proved to be an especially challenging year, and perhaps even more stressful for many children and families already in need of assistance prior to the pandemic,” said Mission 500 Chairman Ken...

Giving Back, Mission 500


Read Full Articlered right arrow icon

M500 Thumb

General News

Mission 500 Security 5K/2K virtual event raises $75K

October 26, 2020SSN Staff

PORTLAND, Maine—Mission 500 teamed up with ISC West during their online show earlier this month to stage a virtual 5K/2K Run/Walk that proved to be an “unexpected and overwhelming success” generating more than $75K in donations.   Mission 500 is a non-profit, charitable organization that works closely with the security industry to serve children and families in need across the U.S., so all donations will be used to provide needed relief to children and families across the...

Mission 500, Security 5k/2k


Read Full Articlered right arrow icon