October 21, 2016

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Lockheed Martin Launches ‘Girls’ Rocketry Challenge’ to Inspire Japan’s Next Generation to Pursue Engineering Careers

Posted: Oct 21, 2016 – 03:15 PM EST

TOKYO, Oct. 21 /CSRwire/ - Lockheed Martin has launched a Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) program designed to enable high school girls to engage in real-life experiments that will reinforce their curiosity and interest in STEM careers. In partnership with the Japan...

The Hasbro Children’s Fund Provides $100,000 to Hurricane Matthew Relief Efforts

Posted: Oct 20, 2016 – 02:02 PM EST

PAWTUCKET, R.I., Oct. 20 /CSRwire/ - The Hasbro Childrens Fund, the philanthropic arm of global play and entertainment company Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), announced today that it is making two grants totaling $100,000 to provide shelter and hunger relief for children and families in...

Hasbro Ranks No. 1 Most Responsible Company in the Consumer Items Industry

Posted: Oct 20, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

PAWTUCKET, R.I. , Oct. 20 /CSRwire/ - Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) announced today that for the second straight year, it has been named the #1 Most Responsible Company in the Consumer Items Industry Sector for 2016, according to Corporate Responsibility Magazine. "It is...

YourCause and United Way Worldwide Expands Service Portfolio

Posted: Oct 19, 2016 – 03:00 PM EST

PLANO, TX, Oct. 19 /CSRwire/ - YourCause, an industry leader in employee engagement solutions, and United Way Worldwide have expanded their existing partnership and announced the launch of a Donor Advised Fund (DAF) now available for all enterprises using YourCauses CSRconnect Employee Engagement...

SHERPA Sustainability Institute Unveils 3rd Open-Source Tutorial - Social Media for Stakeholder Engagement and CISR® Certification Course

Posted: Oct 19, 2016 – 12:27 PM EST

DURANGO, Colo., Oct. 19 /CSRwire/ - SHERPA Sustainability Institute has just released the third installment of a complimentary Voice of the Stakeholder (VOS) Online Tutorial Series, focused on Social Media for Stakeholder Engagement. Since launching the series in September, the response has been...

First Global Sustainability Reporting Standards Set to Transform Business

Posted: Oct 19, 2016 – 12:05 AM EST

AMSTERDAM, Oct. 19 /CSRwire/ - Today, GRI launched the worlds first global standards for sustainability reporting, giving companies a common language for disclosing non-financial information. The GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards will enable companies around the world to be more transparent about their impacts...

World Food Program USA and Cargill Partner to Strengthen Local Food Security

Posted: Oct 18, 2016 – 03:30 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - More than 100,000 schoolchildren in three countries will be served school meals sourced from local farmers over the next two years as part of a new joint program from the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), World Food...

U.S. Chamber Foundation Joins Institute for Corporate Social Responsibility

Posted: Oct 18, 2016 – 11:15 AM EST

WASHINGTON D.C., Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation today announced that it will join the Institute for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) as an active marketing and thought partner to help expand the reach of the program and position the...

MUFG Union Bank Foundation Provides Grants to Support Small Businesses and Increase Home Ownership

Posted: Oct 18, 2016 – 11:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - The MUFG Union Bank Foundation today announced $1.25 million in grant funding for 30 nonprofit organizations that provide small business technical assistance and homeownership counseling in California and the Pacific Northwest. Through the banks Advancing Communities Forward...

Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation Joins White House Cancer Moonshot

Posted: Oct 17, 2016 – 06:24 PM EST

NEW YORK, Oct. 17 /CSRwire/ - Today the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation joins the White House Cancer Moonshot initiative through its commitment to addressing health disparities in cancer care. In response to the Cancer Moonshot, the Foundation is committing $25 million in new funding...



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