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Norfolk Southern Safety Train Reaches More Than 1,900 First Responders on 18-City Tour

Posted: Nov 22, 2016 – 03:20 PM EST

NORFOLK, Va., Nov. 22 /CSRwire/ - Norfolk Southerns safety train recently completed its 2016 tour, training 1,926 first responders in 18 cities in 13 states across NS rail network. With rolling classrooms and hands-on activities, the safety train provided free training to firefighters,...

Diageo Hosts Inaugural Military Service Appreciation Day Honoring the Armed Forces through its Diageo Salutes the Troops Initiative

Posted: Nov 09, 2016 – 06:19 PM EST

NORWALK, Conn., Nov. 09 /CSRwire/ - In an early celebration of Veterans Day, today Diageo is hosting the companys first ever Military Service Appreciation Day at its North American headquarters in Norwalk, Connecticut. Part of the companys Diageo Salutes the Troops initiative, this...

CSX Employees Host Day of Service at Jacksonville School

Posted: Nov 08, 2016 – 03:41 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 08 /CSRwire/ - As a part of its series of volunteer events across its network, CSX hosted a day of service at Mt. Herman Exceptional Student Center, part of Duval County Public Schools, in Jacksonville, Fla. on Saturday, November 5....

Focusing on Foster Care Adoption

Posted: Nov 07, 2016 – 05:36 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 07 /CSRwire/ - All children deserve loving, permanent homes. That is the motivation behind the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoptions celebration of National Adoption Month -- a nationwide campaign that focuses on foster care adoption. There are 107,000 children in...

VolunteerMatch Recognizes Eight Companies and Organizations for Exemplary Volunteer Programs

Posted: Nov 04, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 04 /CSRwire/ - Last week, VolunteerMatch, the web's largest volunteer engagement network, recognized eight companies and organizations for their transformational work related to volunteerism and cross-sector collaboration at an awards ceremony. The awards ceremony took place on October 25, 2016...

Arrow Electronics Sponsors Cardboard Engineering Challenge for Cherry Creek School District

Posted: Oct 26, 2016 – 04:05 PM EST

DENVER, Oct. 26 /CSRwire/ - A full-sized bobsled with blinking LED lights. A 10-foot blue dragon. Skyscrapers, bulldozers, even a version of Van Goghs Starry Night painting all made from scrap materials by schoolchildren in Arrow Electronics communities as part of a global...

UPS Mobilizes Global Logistics Network for Hurricane Matthew with $1 Million in Financial and In-Kind Support

Posted: Oct 25, 2016 – 02:28 PM EST

ATLANTA, Oct. 25 /CSRwire/ - The UPS Foundation, which leads the global citizenship programs for UPS (NYSE: UPS), today announced more than USD $1 million in emergency funding and in-kind support to help response and recovery efforts following the destructive hurricane that recently...

Taproot Foundation and True Impact Release a Practical Guide to Help Companies Measure the Social Return of their Pro Bono Service Programs

Posted: Oct 25, 2016 – 02:15 PM EST

NEW YORK, Oct. 25 /CSRwire/ - Companies want to do good for their nonprofit partners through their pro bono programming. But, many companies know that they need an improved approach to social impact measurement to better assess the value of their services. Taproot...

CITGO Lemont Refinery and Bess the Book Bus Promote Literacy in Local Schools

Posted: Oct 24, 2016 – 04:52 PM EST

LEMONT, Ill., Oct. 24 /CSRwire/ - During the month of September, Bess the Book Bus, Inc., sponsored by the CITGO Lemont Refinery, visited local students at the Bernard Ward Elementary School in Bolingbrook and the Irene King Elementary School in Romeoville to spread...

Las Vegas Builds 35,000 Hygiene Kits with Clean the World at The Venetian

Posted: Oct 07, 2016 – 04:06 PM EST

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 07 /CSRwire/ - Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) completed part of its worldwide volunteer effort last Saturday, October 1 to build 100,000 hygiene kits this year for social enterprise Clean the World to help improve the health and well-being...

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