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Boston Event Sparks a National Conversation on Diversity in Incubators and Accelerators

Posted: Oct 19, 2016 – 05:16 PM EST

BOSTON, Oct. 19 /CSRwire/ - An event hosted in Boston next week is sparking a national conversation on what it will take to increase women and minority participation in incubators and accelerators. The convening, Catalyzing Inclusivity in Incubators and Accelerators, is organized by...

Walmart Foundation Aims to Increase Economic Mobility in Growing Retail Industry Through an Investment That Strengthens Career Services Programs Nationwide

Posted: Sep 07, 2016 – 10:14 AM EST

BENTONVILLE, Sep. 07 /CSRwire/ - As a next step in an effort to increase economic mobility of workers in retail and adjacent sectors in the U.S., the Walmart Foundation today announced 10 Workforce Development Boards (WDBs) across the country will receive funding from...

Sodexo Establishes Tier III Data Center to Meet Global Demand

Posted: Aug 10, 2016 – 05:13 PM EST

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Aug. 10 /CSRwire/ - Seeking infrastructure that is robust, resilient, secure, available and responsive, Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, chose a Tier III data center partner to ensure the availability of Sodexos business critical applications and meet the...

LifeStraw Invites Global Teams, Citizens To Help Brazilians In Need Gain Access To Safe Water During Athletic Competitons In Rio Through The Brazil Project

Posted: Aug 01, 2016 – 10:31 AM EST

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Aug. 01 /CSRwire/ - This week, as all eyes are on Rio and athletes from around the world, LifeStraw, a leader in safe water technology, is inviting global teams and citizens to get involved, not only as spectators, but also, as...

Eastman Partners with Clemson Engineers for Developing Countries

Posted: Jun 23, 2016 – 04:48 PM EST

KINGSPORT, Tenn., Jun. 23 /CSRwire/ - Yesterday, Eastman and Clemson University announced an exciting new partnership with Clemson Engineers for Developing Countries (CEDC), a nonprofit service learning organization that develops solutions to improve the quality of life for the people of Cange, Haiti....

Asahi Kasei: Investing in Inclusive Growth

Posted: May 24, 2016 – 08:25 AM EST

New York/Tokyo, May 24 /CSRwire/ - Asahi Kasei, one of Japans leading manufactures of fiber products and chemicals, has joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA), committing to enhance the skills and productivity of 5,240 employees in the cupro fiber industry, and develop...

Acumen Launches Acumen America to Tackle Poverty in the United States in Partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Barclays and The Hitachi Foundation

Posted: May 16, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, May 16 /CSRwire/ - Acumen, the nonprofit global venture fund, announced today the launch of Acumen America, a portfolio of American social enterprises focused on tackling poverty within the United States. Since its founding in 2001, Acumen has invested $101 million...

BALLE Connects Social Determinants of Health and Local Economy Strategies in New Field Guide for Healthcare Providers

Posted: Apr 18, 2016 – 01:30 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif., Apr. 18 /CSRwire/ - The Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE) today released a new field guide, The Future of Health is Local, which gives health care providers actionable tools and examples on how to align the non-clinical assets of...

Participate in the Global Platform on Inclusive Business Survey

Posted: Feb 29, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Feb. 29 /CSRwire/ - The G20 Global Platform on Inclusive Business (GPIB) invites you to participate in the GPIB Inclusive Business Survey. The survey is open to any company that is implementing an inclusive business approach. The survey is designed to...

Citi Foundation Announces $4.8 Million Investment in Summer Jobs Connect to Jumpstart Career Readiness of More than 2,000 Youth

Posted: Feb 26, 2016 – 01:13 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb. 26 /CSRwire/ - Today, as part of the announcement of the Summer Opportunity Project and Champions of Change event at the White House, the Citi Foundation announced a $4.8 million grant to Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund to provide more...

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