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RobecoSAM Launches Annual Dow Jones Sustainability Indices Company Evaluation

Posted: Mar 31, 2015 – 04:00 AM EST

ZURICH, Switzerland, Mar. 31 /CSRwire/ - RobecoSAM, the investment specialist focused exclusively on Sustainability Investing (SI), today launched its Corporate Sustainability Assessment (CSA), the annual evaluation of corporate sustainability practices that serves as the basis for the construction of all Dow Jones Sustainability...

Community Works and Congressional Committee on Cuban Affairs Aim for New Economic Development in Cuba

Posted: Feb 13, 2015 – 08:15 AM EST

OTTAWA, Feb. 13 /CSRwire/ - (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)- Since the announcement from President Barrack Obama on the end of long-standing U.S. embargo with Cuba, a new movement on Capitol Hill has formed to initiate lobbying for new business development in Cuba.Community Works Ontario and...

Urban Institute and JPMorgan Chase & Co. Announce Multi-Year Collaboration to Help Strengthen the Firm’s Philanthropic Impact

Posted: Feb 05, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Feb. 05 /CSRwire/ - The Urban Institute and JPMorgan Chase Co. today launched a multi-year program that aims to inform and assess the impact of JPMorgan Chases key philanthropic initiatives. JPMorgan Chase will commit $10 million over five years for Urban Institute,...

Marking Fifth Anniversary of the Earthquake In Haiti: Progress and Hope

Posted: Jan 12, 2015 – 11:48 AM EST

TABARRE, HAITI, Jan. 12 /CSRwire/ - On this fifth anniversary of the catastrophic earthquake that hit Haiti, Deux Mains Designs and our nonprofit partner REBUILD globally mark this day with hope. Little did we know that a trip to assist with relief efforts...

Global Impact Announces Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action, Syrian Refugee and Resiliency Fund

Posted: Sep 22, 2014 – 01:30 PM EST

Alexandria, VA, Sep. 22 /CSRwire/ - Today, at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting, Global Impact announced the launch of the Syrian Refugee and Resiliency Fund to provide CGI members with access to a neutral platform to raise funds Commitments to...

Vermont Governor Applauds Sodexo’s Commitment To The “Vermont First” Pledge To Impact State’s Agricultural Economy And Improve The Well-Being Of Vermonters

Posted: Sep 05, 2014 – 08:00 AM EST

MONTPELIER, V.T., Sep. 05 /CSRwire/ - Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin applauded a private sector companys commitment to the procurement of local food in Vermont institutions. Sodexo, a leader in delivering sustainable, integrated facilities management and foodservice operations with a major presence in Vermont,...

Symantec Launches Initiative to Close Cybersecurity Workforce Gap

Posted: Jun 24, 2014 – 06:04 PM EST

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jun. 24 /CSRwire/ - Symantec today announced the launch of a first-of-its-kind program, the Symantec Cyber Career Connection (SC3), to address the global workforce gap in cybersecurity and provide new career opportunities for young adults who may not be college-bound....

Points of Light Conference on Volunteering and Service Unites Thousands in Atlanta to Celebrate and Shape the Future of Volunteerism

Posted: Jun 17, 2014 – 09:52 AM EST

ATLANTA, Jun. 17 /CSRwire/ - Thousands of leaders from the nonprofit, corporate and civic sectors convened to kick off the 2014 Points of Light Conference on Volunteering and Service today, coming together to celebrate and shape the future of volunteerism. The Conference runs...

100 Innovations Proving Potential in Green Markets

Posted: Jun 15, 2014 – 03:44 PM EST

OSLO, Jun. 15 /CSRwire/ - An ethical smartphone, air cleaning carpets and carbon-negative plastic. Today, Scandinavian think tank Sustainia releases a study on 100 leading sustainability innovations deployed on global markets. The study, Sustainia100, is documenting a growing diversity in sustainability innovations globally,...

The UPS Foundation Donates $7.9M to Support Diversity and Economic Empowerment

Posted: Jun 05, 2014 – 10:00 AM EST

ATLANTA, Jun. 05 /CSRwire/ - The UPS Foundation, on behalf of UPS (NYSE: UPS), announced today it will donate more than $7.9 million to 42 non-profit organizations supporting economic empowerment, education, inclusion and mentorship initiatives. The donations include a $1 million commitment of...

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