October 21, 2018

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The Allstate Foundation Debuts Public Service Announcement Featuring Serena Williams to Urge Action to End Domestic Abuse

Posted: Oct 03, 2018 – 12:11 PM EST

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Oct. 03 /CSRwire/ - The Allstate Foundation, today debuted a public service announcement featuring tennis champion, philanthropist and Allstate Foundation Purple Purse program ambassador Serena Williams. Titled Invisible Weapon, the new video aims to bring awareness to financial abuse, a controlling...

NVIDIA Ranks #1 on the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption’s 100 Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces List

Posted: Oct 03, 2018 – 08:00 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 03 /CSRwire/ - The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption today released its 12th annual 100 Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces list recognizing organizations with the most robust adoption benefit programs. The list compares financial reimbursement and paid leave offered to parents who...

Fair Trade USA Celebrates 20 Years Of Global Impact During Fair Trade Month

Posted: Oct 01, 2018 – 04:03 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 01 /CSRwire/ - Today marks the start of Fair Trade Month and the 20th anniversary of Fair Trade USA, the award-winning social enterprise and leading certifier of Fair Trade products in North America. Twenty years ago, Fair Trade USAs Founder...

UPS Employees Advance 2020 Goal to Contribute 20 Million Volunteer Hours of Service in Communities Around the World

Posted: Oct 01, 2018 – 10:05 AM EST

ATLANTA, Oct. 01 /CSRwire/ - UPS (NYSE: UPS) announced today that the company will deploy nearly 40 percent more employees on five continents to contribute to 450 community service projects, in the companys 16th annual Global Volunteer Month. In 2014, CEO David Abney...

The Health Care Improvement Foundation Receives $247,000 Grant to Help Prevent Opioid Misuse among Post-Surgical Patients

Posted: Oct 01, 2018 – 09:30 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 01 /CSRwire/ - The Health Care Improvement Foundation (HCIF) launched a two-year pilot program that aims to help prevent chronic opioid use among post-surgical patients. The program, which is supported by a $247,000 grant from the AmerisourceBergen Foundation, will address the...

Socktober Appeal Launched by Yorkshire Building Society to Support the Homeless

Posted: Oct 01, 2018 – 09:14 AM EST

BRADFORD, United Kingdom, Oct. 01 /CSRwire/ - Yorkshire Building Society colleagues from Edinburgh to Exeter are calling out for donations of new pairs of socks and other items to help support homeless people. The Society is relaunching its month-long Socktober appeal throughout October...

Fox Teams up With Kennedy Center’s Turnaround Arts for #EmpireStarGivesBack Social Campaign

Posted: Sep 26, 2018 – 07:00 PM EST

EMPIRE Season Premiere Features Original Portrait of “Cookie” and “Lucious” by Renowned Artist Derrick Adams “EMPIRE X Derrick Adams” Merchandise Collection Launches Online at FOXSHOP (shop.fox.com) with all FOX Profits Benefiting Turnaround Arts

Smithfield Foods Employees Rally Together to Support Feeding America® During Hunger Action Month™

Posted: Sep 26, 2018 – 02:04 PM EST

SMITHFIELD, Va., Sep. 26 /CSRwire/ - Smithfield Foods, Inc. is pleased to announce the success of its employees collection efforts during Hunger Action Month, a time when people across the country stand together with Feeding America and its nationwide network of food banks...

Benevity Releases Annual Trend Data on Top Causes Supported by Companies and Their People

Posted: Sep 26, 2018 – 11:15 AM EST

CALGARY, Canada, Sep. 26 /CSRwire/ - Benevity, Inc., the global leader in corporate social responsibility and employee engagement software, today announced its annual trend data on the Top Ten Causes that have been supported by Benevity clients and their people this year to...

Smithfield Foods Supports Hurricane Florence Disaster-Relief Efforts in North Carolina

Posted: Sep 21, 2018 – 02:08 PM EST

SMITHFIELD, Va., Sep. 21 /CSRwire/ - Following historic flooding and devastation in North Carolina in the wake of Hurricane Florence, Smithfield Foods, Inc. is donating 480,000 servings of protein through its Helping Hungry Homes initiative to two local food banks and has committed...

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