August 22, 2018

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United Nations Development Programme Announces ‘The Lion’s Share’ Fund With Founder Finch and Founding Partner Mars to Tackle Crisis in Wildlife Conservation and Animal Welfare

Posted: Jun 22, 2018 – 11:53 AM EST

• Announced Today at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, ‘the Lion’s Share’ Fund Sees Mars Join As the Founding Partner. Project Founded and Initiated by Production Company Finch • The Fund Aims to Raise $100M a Year Within Three Years • Call...

SC Johnson Donation Supports First-of-its-kind Sustainable School in Fortaleza, Brazil

Posted: Jun 21, 2018 – 07:00 AM EST

RACINE, W.I., Jun. 21 /CSRwire/ - Building on the companys longstanding commitment to education and continuing its more than 80-year legacy in Brazil, SC Johnson today proudly joined the State of Cear and the Federation of Industry of Cear (FIEC) to celebrate the...

Points of Light Announces 2018 Honorees of The Civic 50 at Service Unites

Posted: Jun 19, 2018 – 02:00 PM EST

ATLANTA, Jun. 19 /CSRwire/ - Points of Light, the worlds largest organization dedicated to volunteer service announced The Civic 50 honorees of 2018, recognizing them as the most community-minded companies in the United States. Since 2011, The Civic 50 has provided a national...

The Joy in Childhood Foundation® Announces Plans to Create 10 Starlight Sites in Children’s Hospitals Nationwide

Posted: Jun 19, 2018 – 09:00 AM EST

CANTON, Mass. , Jun. 19 /CSRwire/ - The Joy in Childhood Foundation, the charitable foundation supported by Dunkin Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, will be bringing even more joy to pediatric patients with a new commitment to create 10 Starlight Sites in childrens hospitals nationwide...

Global Impact Continues to Innovate to Grow Global Philanthropy; Launches Six New Regional High Impact Funds

Posted: Jun 18, 2018 – 09:30 AM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va., , Jun. 18 /CSRwire/ - Global Impact, a leader in growing global philanthropy, today launched a new suite of regionally focused High Impact Funds to complement its already successful portfolio of 12 thematic funds. High Impact Funds provide donors a simple...

Multi-tool Maker Launches Leatherman Grant Program

Posted: Jun 13, 2018 – 11:00 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore., Jun. 13 /CSRwire/ - In 1983, after eight years of perseverance, Tim Leatherman created the worlds first multi-tool, and it became an icon. Over the last 35 years, Leatherman multi-tools have prepared people around the world to tackle challenges, and in...

Smithfield Foods Donates $25,000 to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation to Fund Environmental Education Programs in Virginia

Posted: Jun 07, 2018 – 02:19 PM EST

SMITHFIELD, Va., Jun. 07 /CSRwire/ - The Smithfield Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Smithfield Foods, Inc., recently announced a $25,000 donation to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF). The gift will support CBFs environmental education programs in Virginia, providing opportunities for students and teachers...

Green Mountain Energy Sun Club Celebrates Nine Nonprofit Projects With Cross-Country Summer Road Trip

Posted: Jun 04, 2018 – 11:00 AM EST

HOUSTON, Jun. 04 /CSRwire/ - Green Mountain Energy Sun Club is charging up and setting out on a cross-country trip to celebrate the completion of its nine new projects. The nonprofit organization will be unveiling $1.3 million in innovative sustainability-related donations to nine...

UNFCU Foundation is Accepting Grant Applications in June 2018

Posted: May 30, 2018 – 01:15 PM EST

LONG ISLAND CITY, N.Y., May 30 /CSRwire/ - UNFCU Foundation announced today that it is accepting grant applications from 1 June to 30 June 2018, for funding requests of up to $50,000. Visit unfcufoundation.org/grants for more information on the application process. The UNFCU...

Smithfield Foods Donates $25,000 to the Luter Family YMCA to Support Youth Development Outreach Programs

Posted: May 30, 2018 – 09:45 AM EST

Smithfield, Va., May 30 /CSRwire/ - The Smithfield Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Smithfield Foods, Inc., is pleased to announce a $25,000 donation to the Luter Family YMCA to support community programs that provide children, families, and individuals the support and resources needed...

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