October 06, 2015

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JetBlue Proudly Supports its Communities Through Partnerships and Volunteering

Posted: Jul 21, 2015 – 10:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Jul. 21 /CSRwire/ - In September, crewmembers from JetBlue got in on the #IceBucketChallenge action to raise money and awareness for ALS. Watch JetBlues CEO, Robin Hayes, join the fun in this video. You can also watch it on Vimeo...

Project C.U.R.E. Agreement with Newmont Continues Medical Support in Developing Countries

Posted: Jul 13, 2015 – 04:27 PM EST

DENVER, Jul. 13 /CSRwire/ - Building on an eleven-year partnership, Project C.U.R.E. and Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) () today announced a three-year agreement to deliver at least $8 million in medical supplies as well as life-saving training for health care providers to...

Green Mountain Energy Sun Club® Accepting Applications for 2016 Donations

Posted: Jul 13, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

AUSTIN, Texas, Jul. 13 /CSRwire/ - The Green Mountain Energy Sun Club, a program formed by Green Mountain Energy Company to donate solar projects to non-profit organizations, has been transformed into an independent non-profit and is expanding its mission and scope to go...

American Refining Group Wins 2015 Pennsylvania Governor's ImPAct Award

Posted: Jun 26, 2015 – 11:23 AM EST

HERSHEY, Pa, Jun. 26 /CSRwire/ - American Refining Group Inc. (ARG) won the 2015 Pennsylvania Governors ImPAct Award in the Community ImPAct category for the North Central region in May. The Community ImPAct award is ultimately given to a company that exemplifies the...

Tigo Foundation and Seattle International Foundation Partner to Promote Transparency and Combat Corruption in Guatemala

Posted: Jun 01, 2015 – 04:00 PM EST

GUATEMALA, Jun. 01 /CSRwire/ - Tigo Foundation signed a partnership agreement with Seattle International Foundation (SIF) to support significant transparency and accountability measures in Guatemala. Tigo Foundation and SIF are investing US$100,000 in grant funds for Accin Ciudadana for projects to monitor public...

JPMorgan Chase 2014 Corporate Responsibility Report Reflects Focus on Cities as Engines of Economic Growth

Posted: May 14, 2015 – 11:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, May 14 /CSRwire/ - JPMorgan Chase Co. today released its 2014 Corporate Responsibility report, highlighting steps the firm is taking to support economic growth and address critical challenges facing cities around the world. The report, Global Strength: At Work in Cities,...

Nepal Volunteers Are Safe, Now Company Seeks To Show Meaningful, Long Term Support To Animal Welfare Groups

Posted: May 01, 2015 – 11:19 AM EST

BARRIE, Ontario, May 01 /CSRwire/ - Early on Saturday we woke to hear the heartbreaking news that Nepal had been hit by a 7.8 earthquake. Nora Livingstone, one of Animal Experience Internationals Co-Founders, has spent significant time in that area and was able...

Schwarzman Scholars Marks Second Anniversary

Posted: Apr 30, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, NY, Apr. 30 /CSRwire/ - Two years ago, Blackstone Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder Stephen A. Schwarzman announced a $100 million personal gift and $200 million fundraising campaign to build and endow Schwarzman Scholars, a highly selective international scholarship program at Tsinghua...

Shubham Housing Development Finance: Building Communities Through Access to Home Financing

Posted: Apr 30, 2015 – 08:44 AM EST

GURGAON, India, Apr. 30 /CSRwire/ - Shubham Housing Development Finance Company has announced its commitment to the Business Call to Action (BCtA) with the goal of providing 50,000 families with home financing and establishing a loan portfolio of US$500 million by 2018. Shubham...

Major Leaguers Award $40,000 in College Scholarships to Reward Youth Community Involvement

Posted: Apr 17, 2015 – 04:14 PM EST

NEW YORK, Apr. 17 /CSRwire/ - Major League baseball players will award $2,000 college scholarships to 20 outstanding high school students in recognition of their dedication to community service and tireless efforts to encourage others to get involved with causes they believe in,...



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