January 16, 2017

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51 Public Schools Named State Winners in $2 Million* Samsung STEAM Learning Contest

Posted: Jan 13, 2017 – 08:34 AM EST

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., Jan. 13 /CSRwire/ - Samsung Electronics America (SEA) announced the 51 state winners of the 7th annual Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest a nationwide competition that challenges students to use STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) skills to affect...

CITGO Raises Funds for Local Community Programs with 2016 Spirit Pump Initiative

Posted: Jan 12, 2017 – 05:05 PM EST

HOUSTON, Jan. 12 /CSRwire/ - CITGO Petroleum Corporation, along with its Marketers and Retailers, raised approximately $30,000 in 2016 through the installation of Spirit Pumps at participating CITGO stations across the nation. These specially wrapped, branded fuel pumps were operational at different times...

PepsiCo and 21st Century Fox Announce the Two Grand Prize Winners in "The Search For Hidden Figures" Contest

Posted: Jan 12, 2017 – 04:00 PM EST

PURCHASE, N.Y., Jan. 12 /CSRwire/ - PepsiCo and 21st Century Fox, in partnership with the New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS), are proud to announce the two grand prize winners from "The Search for Hidden Figures" scholarship contest. Inspired by Fox's "Hidden Figures",...

1000 Disabled Africans to Receive Free Treatment in India Through the #OperationRehab Initiative

Posted: Jan 12, 2017 – 01:17 PM EST

- Over 2.8 million (http://apo.af/gqdOpi) people suffer from some form of disability in South Africa alone and around 600,000 are listed as severely disabled, according to a report based on the last census - The first beneficiary of #OperationRehab has returned to South...

Cargill Foundation Partnerships Reached More Than 300,000 Children in 2016

Posted: Jan 11, 2017 – 08:45 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 11 /CSRwire/ - Partnering with local non-profits, Wayzata-based food, agriculture and nutrition company Cargill is investing in improving the way Minneapolis kids eat, learn and learn to eat well. In addition to funding education programs, the Cargill Foundation contributed more than...

Global Tech Campaigns, LLC Created to Provide Fundraising Campaign Management and Expertise to Government and Private Sector Clients

Posted: Jan 09, 2017 – 01:02 PM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 09 /CSRwire/ - Tribal Tech, LLC, and Global Impact, have together launched Global Tech Campaigns, LLC, based in Alexandria, Virginia. The organizations united to form Global Tech Campaigns in order to strengthen their unique capabilities in effective fundraising campaign design,...

Subaru Announces Sales-Matching Meal Donations to Feeding America for the Third Consecutive Year

Posted: Jan 06, 2017 – 03:09 PM EST

CHERRY HILL, N.J., Jan. 06 /CSRwire/ - To celebrate Subarus eighth record-breaking sales year in 2016, the automaker will once again donate one meal* for every vehicle sold in 2016 615,132 to help Feeding America carry out its mission of ending hunger in...

Sealed Air Corporation Donates to Toys for Tots

Posted: Dec 28, 2016 – 05:22 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 28 /CSRwire/ - Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE: SEE) has collected over 1,100 toys this holiday season for donation to the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots Program. Sixteen Sealed Air locations across the U.S. donated to this annual toy drive...

Sodexo Employees Help Provide Meals to Children in Need During Holiday Breaks and Weekends Throughout the School Year

Posted: Dec 27, 2016 – 03:15 PM EST

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Dec. 27 /CSRwire/ - Employees of Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life services, understand that for some children the holidays dont always mean bounty and joy. At times it means facing hunger. For more than 10 years these employees have...

Using the Power of Communications for Social Impact

Posted: Dec 27, 2016 – 09:05 AM EST

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