February 25, 2017

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Enlight Foundation Commits $1M to Grow World Savvy’s Impact in Global Competence Education

Posted: Feb 22, 2017 – 11:00 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 22 /CSRwire/ - The Enlight Foundation provided World Savvy with a $1M gift, which will be invested over five years, in support of the organizations work preparing K-12 students in the U.S. as global citizens. World Savvys work ensures that all...

Thread Releases Consumer-Friendly Impact Report

Posted: Feb 13, 2017 – 03:30 PM EST

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 13 /CSRwire/ - Thread, a Certified B Corporation on a mission to end poverty by creating dignified jobs and responsible, high-performance fabric, published their annual impact report on Friday. In order to engage and inspire a broader audience beyond just CSR...

Barclays Partners with Unreasonable Group to Support Entrepreneurs

Posted: Feb 13, 2017 – 02:05 PM EST

NORTHAMPTON, Mass., Feb. 13 /CSRwire/ - The banks joint programme is part of its Shared Growth Ambition strategy to improve lives while providing returns to shareholders. Tom Idle reports As global financial institutions double down on programs to earn public trust, Barclays roots...

New York Foundation Announces Major Prize Program to Support Social and Environmental Innovators

Posted: Jan 25, 2017 – 09:11 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jan. 25 /CSRwire/ - Today, The J.M. Kaplan Fund, a New York-based family foundation, is launching the 2017 edition of The J.M.K. Innovation Prize. As in 2015, the Prizes inaugural year, up to ten Prizes will be awarded in 2017 to...

Empowering Women Through Design

Posted: Jan 20, 2017 – 04:15 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 20 /CSRwire/ - US-based social enterprise Raven + Lily has joined the Business Call to Action (BctA) with a commitment to provide market access and sustainable livelihoods to over 2,000 women from impoverished communities. Launched in 2008, the BCtA aims...

Pact Ventures Appoints New President

Posted: Jan 17, 2017 – 05:22 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Jan. 17 /CSRwire/ - Pact has appointed veteran impact investment fund manager Miguel Granier to lead Pact Ventures, a Pact business unit serving communities across the world through impact investing and social enterprise development. Granier brings more than 13 years of experience...

Women Leaders Converge in Dallas for Entrepreneurship Summit

Posted: Dec 21, 2016 – 09:15 AM EST

DALLAS, Dec. 21 /CSRwire/ - Mary Kay Inc. will host its first Womens Entrepreneurship Summit on Friday, January 27, 2017, from 7:30 a.m. 5:00 p.m. at the Fairmont Hotel Dallas, located at 1717 N. Akard in Downtown Dallas. Registration is now open, www.marykaywomenssummit.com....

Creating Big Impacts with Small Farmers

Posted: Nov 25, 2016 – 05:06 PM EST

HANOI, Vietnam, Nov. 25 /CSRwire/ - Ecology Farming Corporation (Ecofarm) has joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA) by pledging to transfer organic farming methodology to 5,000 Vietnamese chili farmers through the establishment of 100 demonstration farms by 2020 helping them to improve...

The Gift That Keeps on Giving: Globe Partners With Kiva for a Globe of Good

Posted: Nov 21, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

MANILA, Philippines, Nov. 21 /CSRwire/ - Unemployment continues to be one of the Philippines biggest challenges to date. Millions of Filipinos either remain on the loose for a job opportunity to earn their keep or are employed but are dissatisfied with their current...

Capacity Building for Projects and Businesses:

Posted: Oct 18, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

MONTE CARLO, LOS ANGELES, and MASDAR CITY, United Arab Emirates, Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - At the nexus of change Maximpact.com is a work space for projects, businesses, ideas and endless opportunities. A global marketplace of qualified consultants, experts and services. Maximpact.com recently launched...

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