January 22, 2017

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Astellas Improves Rank in Second Year Named to Corporate Knights’ 2017 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations

Posted: Jan 20, 2017 – 05:29 PM EST

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Jan. 20 /CSRwire/ - Astellas has been named for the second year one of Corporate Knights 2017 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World, moving up 10 spots in the index. Corporate Knights announced this years honorees at the World...

Spectrum Health Recognized for Excellence in Community Service with 2016 Foster G. McGaw Prize

Posted: Jan 18, 2017 – 05:21 PM EST

DEERFIELD, Ill., and GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Jan. 18 /CSRwire/ - In recognition of its cutting-edge programs and services to reach the underserved residents of Western Michigan, Spectrum Health is awarded the 2016 Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service and will...

Best Adoption Friendly Workplace Survey is Open

Posted: Jan 09, 2017 – 10:38 AM EST

COLUMBUS, OHIO, Jan. 09 /CSRwire/ - Does your company offer adoption benefits to its employees in the form of financial reimbursement or paid time off? If so, you are working for an adoption-friendly workplace. The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption wants to recognize...

Consumers Energy Receives National Recognition for Promoting Crime Prevention Awareness

Posted: Jan 05, 2017 – 02:59 PM EST

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Jan. 05 /CSRwire/ - Consumers Energy has received a National Electric Utility Award from the National Association of Town Watch for its participation in the 2016 National Night Out (NNO) crime and drug prevention program. Consumers Energy was the only...

King Khalid Responsible Competitiveness Award Gala Held in Riyadh

Posted: Jan 02, 2017 – 09:15 AM EST

NEW YORK and LONDON, Jan. 02 /CSRwire/ - AccountAbility is proud to partner with the King Khalid Foundation for the King Khalid Award on Responsible Competitiveness (RC) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The King Khalid Foundation aims to be a leader in...

Submission Period Now Open for 2017 Halo Awards

Posted: Dec 30, 2016 – 06:30 AM EST

NEW YORK, Dec. 30 /CSRwire/ - Whether you call it CSR, purpose, cause marketing, social good, social impact, shared value or some other name, its time to submit your 2016 programs that do well by doing good to the Halo Awards. The Halo...

HACR Releases 2016 Corporate Inclusion Index, Produces Findings for Hispanic Inclusion in Corporate America

Posted: Dec 19, 2016 – 12:16 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 19 /CSRwire/ - Today, the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) released findings from its 2016 Corporate Inclusion Index (CII) detailing the state of Hispanic inclusion in Corporate America. The survey, led by the HACR Research Institute, is aimed at...

Piraeus Bank Receives European Distinction for Its Environmental Management System

Posted: Dec 16, 2016 – 08:24 AM EST

ATHENS, Dec. 16 /CSRwire/ - Piraeus Bank is one of the four European organizations that received a distinction by the European Business Awards for the Environment in the "Management" category, for the ability of its robust Environmental Management System (EMS) to fully and...

GRI Appoints CSR Leader Tim Mohin as New Chief Executive

Posted: Dec 14, 2016 – 11:44 AM EST

AMSTERDAM, Dec. 14 /CSRwire/ - GRI announced today that Timothy J. Mohin, a well-known sustainability practitioner, advocate and author, has been appointed as the organizations new Chief Executive. Mr. Mohin has tremendous experience with global sustainability from his years with leading companies and...

Samsung Awards 255 Schools in National STEAM Contest

Posted: Dec 12, 2016 – 05:39 PM EST

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., Dec. 12 /CSRwire/ - Representing all 50 states and the nations capital, 255 public schools have advanced as state finalists in the $2 Million* Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest a nationwide competition that challenges students to creatively use STEAM (science,...



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