October 28, 2016

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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...

Kiva and The MasterCard Foundation Announce Five-Year Project to Expand Financial Access Among African Smallholder Farmers and Rural Populations

Posted: Oct 11, 2016 – 09:30 AM EST

San Francisco, CA, Oct. 11 /CSRwire/ - Kiva and The MasterCard Foundation today entered into a five-year, $7.9 million partnership to test and scale financial services and loan products tailored to the unique needs of smallholder farmers and rural populations in Sub-Saharan Africa....

B Lab Releases Measurement Tool Designed Specifically For Educational Products and Services Companies

Posted: Sep 14, 2016 – 02:53 PM EST

BERWYN, Pa.,, Sep. 14 /CSRwire/ - B Lab, a non-profit organization, has launched a customized version of their B Impact Assessment to measure and manage the impact of educational products and service companies. The new standardswhich focus on product development, delivery of positive...

C iGIVE: New Organization Will Enable Millennial Entrepreneurs and Activists to Change the World

Posted: Aug 31, 2016 – 09:05 AM EST

NEW YORK, Aug. 31 /CSRwire/ - Ms. Cheri Kaufman, a prominent member of New Yorks philanthropic community, has announced the formation of a new organization to assist enterprising, non-profit start-ups in communities around the world, by connecting their efforts with leadership networks, mentors...

Register Now for SOCAP16, September 13-16 in San Francisco

Posted: Aug 16, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 16 /CSRwire/ - SOCAP16 takes place September 13th-16th at Fort Mason, in San Francisco, CA. Join more than 2,500 change makers, impact investors, social entrepreneurs, and related thought leaders at the worlds largest conference dedicated to increasing the flow of...

Ashoka Launches “Great Changemakers Start in Their Youth”

Posted: Aug 12, 2016 – 01:30 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Va., , Aug. 12 /CSRwire/ - Ashoka: Innovators for the Public, which supports the worlds largest network of social entrepreneurs, is launching a six month global campaign featuring leading changemakers youth, Ashoka fellows, as well as CEOS and others who began their...

Thread Announces New Executive Hire From Under Armour

Posted: Aug 04, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 04 /CSRwire/ - Thread, the leader in creating jobs in low-income countries through re-imagining waste into new products, announces a recent addition to the companys executive team to meet the increasing demand of Thread Ground to Good yarn, fabric, and t-shirts....

Accenture, The University of Notre Dame, and The Rural Development Company in South Africa Launch Renewable Energy Program in KwaZulu-Natal, Delivering Clean, Affordable Electricity

Posted: Jul 14, 2016 – 02:28 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jul. 14 /CSRwire/ - Accenture (NYSE: ACN), the University of Notre Dame Initiative for Global Development (NDIGD) and The Rural Development Company have launched the first solar-powered microgrids in the northern KwaZulu-Natal district of uMkhanyakude, South Africa, as part of the...

Benevity Launches Ground-Breaking Incubator and Consulting Services to Drive Broad Social Change

Posted: Jun 29, 2016 – 08:00 PM EST

CALGARY, AB, Jun. 29 /CSRwire/ - Benevity, Inc., the global leader in online workplace giving, matching, volunteering and grant management solutions, launched Benevity Labs to accelerate broad social change through experimentation, predictive analytics and data science. Benevity Labs is a new kind of...

Using Nature's Design Principles to Create a Radically Sustainable Food System

Posted: Jun 28, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

MISSOULA, Mont., Jun. 28 /CSRwire/ - Hundreds of students and professionals answered the call to help fix our broken food system by looking to nature to create design solutions. Now, after receiving 86 submissions from 18 countries, the Biomimicry Global Design Challenge judges...



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