June 30, 2016

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Walmart and the Walmart Foundation Announce $250,000 Towards West Virginia Flood Relief Efforts

Posted: Jun 30, 2016 – 03:26 PM EST

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Jun. 30 /CSRwire/ - Walmart and the Walmart Foundation have made a commitment to provide support through cash and in-kind donations of $250,000 to organizations helping with relief efforts for those affected by the floods in West Virginia. Working closely with...

Hasbro Ranks No. 1 in Consumer Discretionary Industry on Civic 50 List of Most Community-Minded Companies

Posted: Jun 28, 2016 – 12:45 PM EST

PAWTUCKET, R.I., Jun. 28 /CSRwire/ - Today, Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) was recognized by the Civic 50 as the most community-minded company in the Consumer Discretionary industry. The Civic 50 is an initiative of Points of Light that sets the standard for corporate...

Blue Cross and Blue Shield Companies Invest Locally To Create A Healthier Nation

Posted: Jun 27, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

CHICAGO, Jun. 27 /CSRwire/ - As part of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield (BCBS) Systems ongoing commitment to improving the health of all Americans, employees of BCBS companies around the country collectively volunteered nearly 400,000 hours. The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association...

Timberland Announces Commitment to Restore and Create Green Spaces in Five Cities over the Next Five Years

Posted: Jun 24, 2016 – 04:36 PM EST

STRATHAM, N.H., Jun. 24 /CSRwire/ - As an outdoor lifestyle brand, Timberland has a longstanding commitment to protecting and restoring the outdoors. Not only the great outdoors, but the city parks, community gardens and green spaces its consumers explore every day. As part...

Wells Fargo Donates $300,000 to OneOrlando Fund

Posted: Jun 15, 2016 – 05:19 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Jun. 15 /CSRwire/ - Wells Fargo Company (NYSE:WFC) announced today a $300,000 donation to the OneOrlando fund, set up by the City of Orlando to address the needs of victims and the community in the wake of the Pulse nightclub tragedy....

Introducing The Renewal Project: A Social Newsroom at America’s Intersection of Innovation, Community and Social Good

Posted: Jun 13, 2016 – 03:53 PM EST

NORTHBROOK, Ill. and WASHINGTON, D.C., Jun. 13 /CSRwire/ - Allstate and Atlantic Media Strategies (AMS), a division of The Atlantic, today announced the launch of The Renewal Project, a social-first website and newsroom that will spotlight individuals and organizations advancing social good and...

Deloitte Survey Finds That a Mere 30 Percent of Resumes Include Volunteering, Despite the Known Benefits to Career Advancement

Posted: Jun 10, 2016 – 12:08 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jun. 10 /CSRwire/ - Todays job applicants may be undervaluing volunteerism according to the results of the 2016 Deloitte Impact Survey released today. The study targeted individuals who are currently employed and have the ability to either directly influence hiring or...

Sears Launches Ninth Annual Heroes at Home Program, Renovating Homes of Military Families Across the U.S.

Posted: May 10, 2016 – 02:45 PM EST

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., May 10 /CSRwire/ - Sears has launched its ninth annual Heroes at Home campaign with Rebuilding Together, a leading national nonprofit in safe and healthy housing, to raise funds and assist military families facing hardship. This year the program will...

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Employees to Volunteer Skills and Expertise to New Orleans’ Nonprofits

Posted: May 09, 2016 – 01:00 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS, May 09 /CSRwire/ - JPMorgan Chase Co. today announced that a team of its top employees will travel to New Orleans to help strengthen the citys nonprofit community. These employees from around the globe will utilize their business skills and expertise...

Sodexo Applauds University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Team for Becoming First Food Recovery Certified Organization in the State

Posted: May 06, 2016 – 03:27 PM EST

GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 06 /CSRwire/ - Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, today applauds the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa (UH Mānoa), its students and dining services staff for their work in diverting more than 1,000 pounds of safe, nutritious food...

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