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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....

The Lemelson Foundation Funds Establishment of Pre-eminent Design and Prototyping Facility in East Africa

Posted: Jun 18, 2014 – 12:00 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore., Jun. 18 /CSRwire/ - The Lemelson Foundation, the worlds leading funder of invention in service of social and economic change, today announced it will play a founding role in the establishment of a first-of-its-kind professional engineering and prototyping space in Nairobi,...

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...

Green America Supports the Direction of EPA's New Carbon Standard for Existing Power Plants; Calls for Tougher Stance on Cap & Trade

Posted: Jun 02, 2014 – 05:23 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Jun. 02 /CSRwire/ - Green America supports todays announcement by the EPA that it plans to cut carbon emissions from existing coal fired power plants by 30% by 2030 from 2005 levels. The announcement follows an earlier EPA proposal from September, 2013,...

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Announces $100 Million Commitment to Support Detroit's Economic Recovery

Posted: May 26, 2014 – 08:17 AM EST

DETROIT, May 26 /CSRwire/ - JPMorgan Chase Co. unveiled a $100 million, five-year commitment to support and accelerate Detroits economic recovery and strengthen its communities. This long-term investment is the Firms largest commitment to a city and among the largest corporate commitments to...

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