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Danone CEO Announces Intention to Deepen Work with B Lab

Posted: Apr 27, 2017 – 02:00 PM EST

NEW YORK, Apr. 27 /CSRwire/ - During todays Annual General Meeting of shareholders, Danone CEO Emmanuel Faber announced the companys plan to deepen their work with B Lab and to design a roadmap for Danone to ultimately obtain B Corp certification as a...

Nation’s Largest Young Social Entrepreneur Network Heads to Washington, DC

Posted: Mar 21, 2017 – 01:53 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Mar. 21 /CSRwire/ - The nations largest network of college-aged social entrepreneurs gather for their 7th year in Washington, DC to pitch their ideas and learn from one another. Shift Series is organized by Social Impact 360, previously known as Compass Partners,...

Sustainable Brands Seeks Entrepreneurs for Startup Business Competition

Posted: Mar 09, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Mar. 09 /CSRwire/ - Sustainable Brands recently opened submissions for its internationally recognized startup business competition Sustainable Brands Innovation Open (SBIO). Co-sponsored by Whirlpool, and judging platform YouNoodle, the competition will culminate at SB17 Detroit, May 22-25, with venture finalists presenting...

Cargill Grows Base of Certified Sustainable Independent Oil Palm Smallholders in Malaysia

Posted: Mar 06, 2017 – 08:05 AM EST

KUALA LUMPUR, Mar. 06 /CSRwire/ - Cargill, in partnership with Wild Asia, has helped 141 independent oil palm smallholder farmers in Perak receive the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) certification under the Wild Asia Group Scheme (WAGS). Fifty of these farmers are...

Cargill, Heifer Commemorate Partnership with Kick-off Celebration, Delivery of Chicks to Farmers in China

Posted: Mar 03, 2017 – 08:05 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Mar. 03 /CSRwire/ - Cargill and Heifer International are celebrating the official launch of a program aimed at improving the lives of more than 450 smallholder farming households in the Qinsghen, China. Representatives from Cargill, Heifer and its program implementing partner in...

Trademark Holders Can Register New .eco Domains Until April 2, 2017

Posted: Mar 01, 2017 – 08:30 AM EST

VANCOUVER, BC, Mar. 01 /CSRwire/ - .eco, a new ending for the web addresses of those committed to positive change for the planet, has opened a priority registration period for trademark holders who have registered trademarks. Priority registrations for trademark holders will close...

New Book Offers Guide to Social Enterprise and the Purpose-Driven Movement

Posted: Feb 28, 2017 – 07:00 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho, Feb. 28 /CSRwire/ - At a time when corporations are experiencing a global crisis in consumer trust, author Russ Stoddard chronicles a revolution in business with the release of his new book, Rise UpHow to Build a Socially Conscious Business. A...

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...

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