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Liberty Global and European Schoolnet Support Schools With eSafety Challenges

Posted: Feb 11, 2014 – 12:52 PM EST

AMSTERDAM, Feb. 11 /CSRwire/ - Liberty Global plc (Liberty Global) (NASDAQ: LBTYA, LBTYB and LBTYK) together with European Schoolnet (EUN) is supporting schools with their eSafety challenges through two educational initiatives: eSafety Label and the Web We Want. On the occasion of todays...

Building the Link to Home Ownership, CEMEX Joins the Business Call to Action

Posted: Feb 10, 2014 – 04:00 PM EST

NEW YORK, MONTERREY and NUEVO LEON, Feb. 10 /CSRwire/ - Leading building materials company, CEMEX has announced it will join the Business Call to Action (BCtA) with a commitment to ensure that more than 150,000 low-income families have access to safe and affordable...

KaBOOM! and WWE® Team Up to Build Playground in New Orleans during WrestleMania® Week

Posted: Feb 05, 2014 – 02:00 PM EST

WASHINGTON and STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 05 /CSRwire/ - KaBOOM!, the national non-profit organization dedicated to ensuring that all children get the balance of active play they need to become healthy and successful adults, and WWE (NYSE:WWE) today announced a partnership to build a...

LIVESTRONG Foundation Launches Global Social Innovation Competition Designed to Improve the Lives of People Affected by Cancer

Posted: Feb 04, 2014 – 01:00 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 04 /CSRwire/ - Today, the LIVESTRONG Foundation is launching a unique global competition to generate innovations that advance its mission of improving the daily quality of life for people affected by cancer now. Beginning on World Cancer Day, The Big...

100 Pioneers of the New Economy Named

Posted: Jan 28, 2014 – 10:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jan. 28 /CSRwire/ - Imperative and CSRwire today unveiled The Purpose Economy 100 (PE100), a list of the top 100 pioneers shifting the economy to better serve people and the planet. Selected based on their innovative models, philosophies and inventions, these...

Presidio Graduate School Announces the Next "Big Idea" Prize

Posted: Jan 28, 2014 – 07:43 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 28 /CSRwire/ - Presidio Graduate School announced today a call for applicants for the Fall 2014 Big Idea Prize. The competition awards a full-ride scholarship to a Presidio degree program for the best "Big Idea" to move the needle in...

Boston City Leader Jacob to Join Living Cities

Posted: Jan 28, 2014 – 07:30 AM EST

NEW YORK, WASHINGTON, DC, Jan. 28 /CSRwire/ - Living Cities has announced that municipal innovator Nigel Jacob will be joining its Public Sector Innovation team at the beginning of February 2014. Jacob, Co-Chair of the Bostons Mayors Office of New Urban Mechanics, will...

Social Entrepreneurs From Each NYC Borough Selected To Compete In First-Ever 'Battle Of The Boros' Pitch Event This Thursday

Posted: Jan 15, 2014 – 01:13 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jan. 15 /CSRwire/ - Let the Battle begin! Five finalistsone from each boroughhave been selected to compete in the first-ever Battle of the Boros social impact pitch competition scheduled to take place Thursday January 16th at Fordham Universitys Lincoln Center campus....

CEDI Society Donates $5K to Winners of NYC "Battle of Boros" for Social Impact

Posted: Jan 13, 2014 – 09:11 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jan. 13 /CSRwire/ - MakeImpactNYC, a unique social good conference bringing together the NYC social impact economy, is pleased to announce that the CEDI Society, a civic engagement organization launching in early 2014, has offered a cash prize of $5,000 to...

Traction on Demand Achieves B Corporation Certification

Posted: Jan 06, 2014 – 08:30 AM EST

BURNABY, B.C., Jan. 06 /CSRwire/ - Traction on Demand is proud to announce that they have joined the growing ranks of Certified B Corporations in Canada. As one of the first 100 in Canada and with just over 900 on the planet, Traction...



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