March 26, 2015

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Hey America, You Clean Up Nice! Keep America Beautiful Launches 2015 Great American Cleanup, Nation’s Largest Community Improvement Program

Posted: Mar 18, 2015 – 12:46 PM EST

STAMFORD, Conn., Mar. 18 /CSRwire/ - Keep America Beautiful, the nations leading nonprofit that builds and sustains clean, green and beautiful communities, announced today the launch of the 2015 Great American Cleanup. Entering its 17th year, the Great American Cleanup is the countrys...

New Social Media Movement Curates the African American Experience

Posted: Mar 17, 2015 – 12:30 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, Mar. 17 /CSRwire/ - Wells Fargo Company (NYSE: WFC) launches, Wells Fargo Presents: The Untold Stories Collection (#MyUntoldsm), a social media movement dedicated to sharing personal stories that define what it means to be African American today. The program leverages the reach,...

CBS Launches First-of-its-Kind Initiative that Empowers Viewers to Donate to Charities -- Without Spending Their Own Money

Posted: Mar 09, 2015 – 12:15 PM EST

Toyota Is Inaugural Sponsor; 11 of the Nation’s Leading Charities Join as Launch Partners

Keep America Beautiful’s Cigarette Litter Prevention Program Distributes $275,000 in Grants to More than 70 Organizations

Posted: Mar 05, 2015 – 12:37 PM EST

STAMFORD, Conn., Mar. 05 /CSRwire/ - Keep America Beautifuls Cigarette Litter Prevention Program (CLPP) today announced that 73 organizations are receiving grants totaling $275,000 for the expanded 2015 CLPP Grants Program. Keep America Beautiful affiliates, local governments, business improvement districts, downtown associations, parks...

Academy Award Winning Actor Jared Leto Becomes WWF Global Ambassador

Posted: Feb 11, 2015 – 09:20 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb. 11 /CSRwire/ - WWF today announced Academy Award-winning actor, musician and director Jared Leto as a WWF Global Ambassador, focusing on the most urgent, pressing issues facing our planet. To start, Mr. Leto will bring attention to wildlife crime a...

Nike Partners with Athletes for Hope

Posted: Feb 11, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

BETHESDA, M.D., Feb. 11 /CSRwire/ - Since 2007, Athletes for Hope has been committed to helping athletes make a difference in the world; today marks another major step towards achieving that goal by announcing a new partnership with NIKE Inc. The partnership connects...

MLB, MLBPA Announce Education Initiative with USAID in the Dominican Republic

Posted: Feb 06, 2015 – 01:55 PM EST

NEW YORK, Feb. 06 /CSRwire/ - The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association jointly announced today a partnership with the United States Government through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to focus on education in...

MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership and The Corporation for National & Community Service to Honor Corporate Mentoring Champions

Posted: Jan 20, 2015 – 04:54 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 20 /CSRwire/ - On January 29, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) and the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) will recognize eight corporations for their outstanding contributions to advancing quality mentoring opportunities for youth and participation in the...

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker and Hundreds of Volunteers Join Largest Pro Bono Service Event in D.C. Area

Posted: Jan 19, 2015 – 02:10 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 19 /CSRwire/ - As part of todays Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day of Service, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker will underscore the importance of pro bono service at the largest service project of its kind in the Washington...

Rebuilding Together AmeriCorps Celebrates the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

Posted: Jan 16, 2015 – 03:30 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 16 /CSRwire/ - Members and alumni of Rebuilding Togethers AmeriCorps program, CapacityCorps, will dedicate the week of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service to rebuilding homes and revitalizing communities in Lafayette, La. In honor of the Martin Luther...

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