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Bill Heineke

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Astellas Pharma US Inc. employees assemble tables at Give Kids The World Village as part of its corporate social responsibility event called Changing Tomorrow Day.  Some 1300  Astellas volunteers participated in the event at Give Kids The World Village in Kissimmee, Fla.

1300 Astellas Employees Volunteer at Give Kids The World

Give Kids The World Village (GKTW), a resort for children with life-threatening diseases and their families, hosted its largest single contingent of volunteers in its … Read more ›

From left, Mary Kate Sperduto, Adam Bauer-Goulden, Ross Sullivan and Willie Heineke, former OPRF students, are planning a 250-mile bicycle ride in May to raise money for the Rainforest Rescue Coalition

OPRF Alums Form Coalition to Save Rain Forest

Four high school buddies from Oak Park River Forest High School want to help the world take a breath.They’ve formed the non-profit Rainforest Rescue Coalition … Read more ›


Astellas Corporate Signs UN Global Compact

Tokyo, Japan, November 11, 2011 – Astellas Pharma Inc., global headquarters for the Deerfield-based Astellas Pharma US., Inc., announced today that it is signing the … Read more ›

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Astellas Pharma US, Inc. Employees Take Friday Off to Help Their Neighbors

DEERFIELD, Ill. Sept. 23, 2011 – More than 500 employees from Astellas Pharma US, Inc. (Astellas Pharma US), a U.S. subsidiary of Tokyo-based Astellas Pharma … Read more ›

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  1. Re: Death investigation
    “the man has cooperated in the investigation.” How gracious of him. Is he sending her parents a note of condolence? If he needs help, try this: “Sorry I killed your daughter. Even though I just met her, she was really sweet. I’m going to miss her, too.”

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