November 30, 2015 The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

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Biking to Improve Livelihoods in Mozambique

Posted: Nov 18, 2015 – 07:37 AM EST

NEW YORK, Nov. 18 /CSRwire/ - Mozambikes, an award-winning Mozambique-based social enterprise, has joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA) with a commitment to improve the lives and livelihoods of 50,000 of the countrys poorest people through the sale of affordable branded bicycles...

The J.M. Kaplan Fund Announces 2015 Winners of First J.M.K. Innovation Prize for Dynamic Social-Sector Visionaries

Posted: Nov 12, 2015 – 06:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Nov. 12 /CSRwire/ - The J.M. Kaplan Fund today announced ten winners of its inaugural J.M.K. Innovation Prize, a new initiative that aims to support and promote U.S.-based teams and individuals addressing our countrys most pressing needs through social sector innovation....

How to Build a Purpose-driven Company, Part Two: Prove It

Posted: Nov 05, 2015 – 08:00 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho, Nov. 05 /CSRwire/ - Oliver Russell has released the second of a three-part white paper series which challenges purpose-driven companies to take the next step in their work and validate their efforts. Titled Prove It, the white paper is now available...

How To Build A Purpose-Driven Company

Posted: Oct 07, 2015 – 08:00 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho, Oct. 07 /CSRwire/ - Oliver Russell announced today it is publishing a three-part white paper series called How to Build a Purpose-Driven Company, the first installment of which can now be found on the companys website. ve been privileged to build...

Indian Inventors Face Significant Challenges Bringing Life-Improving Products to Market

Posted: Oct 06, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 06 /CSRwire/ - The Lemelson Foundation, the worlds leading funder of invention in service of social and economic change, today released a new report, Catalyzing Capital for Invention: Spotlight on India. The report examines Indias impact ecosystem, the broad network...

White House Climate Accelerator Launches, Announces Partnership with Rockefeller 100 Resilient Cities

Posted: Sep 24, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA, PA, Sep. 24 /CSRwire/ - GoodCompany Ventures, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit and 100 Resilient Cities Pioneered by The Rockefeller Foundation (100RC) are today announcing a partnership to launch a Climate Ventures 2.0 Innovation Exchange. Climate Ventures 2.0s platform will assist 100RC member cities...

Harvest Snaps and Table For Two Reunite to Fight Obesity and Hunger with Students

Posted: Sep 17, 2015 – 03:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 17 /CSRwire/ - Just in time for back to school, Harvest Snaps (Snapea Crisps) and TABLE FOR TWO (TFT) are rejoining their efforts to address both obesity and hunger. Beginning September 17th 2015 through November 30th over 50 elementary, middle...

Michael Spanos’ Re-election in the Global Compact Network Hellas Secretariat

Posted: Sep 10, 2015 – 10:30 AM EST

LONDON, Sep. 10 /CSRwire/ - Michael Spanos, Managing Partner of Global Sustain was recently re-elected as a member of the Secretariat of the Global Compact Network Hellas, for the second time. His longstanding experience in corporate responsibility and sustainability and his continuous support...

Five Upstate South Carolina Businesses to Grow with Support from Michelin Development

Posted: Aug 20, 2015 – 12:25 PM EST

GREENVILLE, S.C., Aug. 20 /CSRwire/ - Five upstate businesses will be growing and creating new jobs with financial help from Michelin Development, a subsidiary of Michelin North America. Michelin Development provides low interest loans and business expertise to start-ups and small businesses in...

Raffa Achieves B Corporation Re-certification, Boosts Overall “B Score”

Posted: Aug 06, 2015 – 09:51 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Aug. 06 /CSRwire/ - Reflecting the commitment of the consulting firms leadership and staff, Raffa received its re-certification as a B Corporation and boosted its B Score in the process. Founded more than 30 years ago by Thomas Raffa, the firm has...



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