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On International Women’s Day HP Invites Girls Everywhere to Tell Their Stories

Posted: Mar 09, 2018 – 08:35 AM EST

News highlights: - HP Studios releases “Paro” a short film celebrating a girl’s potential - Girl Rising social action and storytelling challenge - Women Deliver and HP “Stories of Advocacy” partnership - Black Girls Code, Disney and HP “Warriors Who Code” project

Agency Calls Out Michael Moritz With 'Unhinged' Campaign

Posted: Jan 26, 2018 – 10:00 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho, Jan. 26 /CSRwire/ - Oliver Russell, an agency that builds brands for purpose-driven companies, has launched a campaign to advance paid parental leave policies in the wake of venture capitalist Michael Moritz denigrating paternity leave in his Financial Times op-ed last...

Take the Social Value Canada Survey

Posted: Dec 26, 2017 – 02:23 PM EST

TORONTO, Dec. 26 /CSRwire/ - In late 2016, the SROI Canada network and the Social Impact Analysts Association merged to become Social Value Canada (SVC). SVC is positioning itself to be the national hub for Canadians to connect, learn and exchange ideas about...

Ten Emerging Social Initiatives Win 2017 J.M.K. Innovation Prize

Posted: Nov 16, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Nov. 16 /CSRwire/ - The J.M. Kaplan Fund, a New York-based family foundation, today announced ten winners of the second J.M.K. Innovation Prize, a grant making initiative that invests in early-stage efforts to address pressing social and environmental issues. The J.M.K....

Stress of Current Events Is Generating Apathy Among Americans Says Fifth Annual Conscious Consumer Spending Index (#CCSIndex)

Posted: Nov 08, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

LOS ANGELES and NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 08 /CSRwire/ - Nearly half of Americans (47%) believe the world is becoming a worse place to live, according to the fifth annual Conscious Consumer Spending Index (#CCSIndex). In total, 1,019 Americans were polled this year for...

Jackson Healthcare's Remote Care Not-for-Profit Initiative Completes Pilot

Posted: Nov 01, 2017 – 06:00 AM EST

ATLANTA, Nov. 01 /CSRwire/ - An innovative, not-for-profit initiative of Jackson Healthcare is moving from pilot to expansion phase, and including more doctors and other licensed medical providers to help impoverished global children get completely free, tech-enabled healthcare. Connecting Kids with Care is...

846 Companies Honored as Best for the World, Creating Positive Impact for Workers, Environment, Community

Posted: Sep 12, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

BERWYN, Pa., Sep. 12 /CSRwire/ - Today, 846 companies worldwide were recognized for creating extraordinary positive overall social and environmental impact based on an independent, comprehensive assessment administered by the nonprofit B Lab with the release of its annual Best for the World...

For First Time, 10,000 Ghana Cocoa Farmers Able to Receive Premium Payments by Mobile Phone

Posted: Sep 11, 2017 – 11:35 AM EST

-- Payment of 2 million Ghana Cedis (GHS) is made to 10,000 Ghana cocoa farmers via mobile phone -- Licensed Buying Company (LBC) makes first premium payment since it was established

Hudson Booksellers Selects New Book on Socially Conscious Business for National Airport Promotion

Posted: Aug 17, 2017 – 07:00 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho, Aug. 17 /CSRwire/ - Airport readers will soon be turning the pages of a new book charting a socially responsible revolution in business as Hudson Booksellers has selected Rise UpHow to Build a Socially Conscious Business for a nationwide promotion. For...

Thread Raises $10,000 In Kiva Funding to 10X Micro-Loan Program

Posted: Aug 09, 2017 – 03:30 PM EST

PITTSBURGH, Pa., Aug. 09 /CSRwire/ - Responsible fabric manufacturer Thread worked with Kivas direct-to-social enterprise loan program in April to raise $10,000. The loans are based on the principle that lending alongside thousands of others is one of the most powerful and sustainable...



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