August 16, 2017

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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...

City Developments Limited: The Singapore Sustainability Academy Launches as Training and Networking Hub

Posted: Aug 07, 2017 – 06:00 AM EST

Originally published in Best Practice - Spring 2017 issue

Miigle+ Browser Transforms E-commerce into a Force for Social Good

Posted: Jul 11, 2017 – 05:44 PM EST

LONG BEACH, Calif., Jul. 11 /CSRwire/ - Miigle+ today announced the launch of its browser app that brings social good brands and ethically conscious consumers together in a shared mission to re-engineer consumerism into a force for social good. The app, available for...

Broughton Consulting Launches The Human Capital Advantage: A Curriculum for Early Stage Ventures

Posted: Jun 08, 2017 – 04:27 PM EST

DURHAM, N.C., Jun. 08 /CSRwire/ - Broughton Consulting has launched the Human Capital Advantage Curriculum, a free training resource for business accelerators to help early stage businesses develop smart human capital strategies much sooner than they would otherwise, giving them a competitive advantage....

Thrive Natural Care Achieves ‘Beyond Sustainable’ Milestone in Costa Rica

Posted: May 01, 2017 – 01:43 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, May 01 /CSRwire/ - Thrive Natural Care, creator of the first regenerative supply chain in the personal care industry, made another significant step forward this month as it finalized a historic partnership with a woman-led co-op in rural Costa Rica. The...

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...

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