November 25, 2015 The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

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Improving Eye Care and Transforming Lives in Mexico

Published: Nov 20, 2015 – 12:15 PM EST

NEW YORK, Nov. 20 /CSRwire/ - salauno, a provider of low-cost, high-quality ophthalmic care to Mexico's mid- and low-income populations, has joined the Business Call to Action with a plan to increase the number of patients it treats each year and expand its...

ViiV Healthcare Awards Additional Round of Grants to Support Innovative HIV Programs Aimed at Reducing Disparities in the Southern U.S.

Published: Nov 20, 2015 – 08:30 AM EST

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Nov. 20 /CSRwire/ - ViiV Healthcare today announced it will award seven grants to organizations across the Southern U.S., a community disproportionately impacted by HIV, as part of its Positive Action Southern Initiative. According to the Centers for Disease...

World Diabetes Day: Health Partnerships to Improve Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment of Diabetes in Low-and Middle-Income Countries

Published: Nov 13, 2015 – 03:00 AM EST

GENEVA, Nov. 13 /CSRwire/ - According to the International Diabetes Federation, there are 387 million people living with diabetes today (1 in every 8 people), and an expected increase of 205 million additional cases by 2035 if appropriate action is not taken. An...

Arby’s Raises More Than $3.7 Million to Help End Childhood Hunger in America, Surpassing Previous Record

Published: Nov 11, 2015 – 02:31 PM EST

ATLANTA, Nov. 11 /CSRwire/ - Arby's restaurants across the country raised more than $3.7 million to end childhood hunger in America, surpassing last year's record-breaking $3.4 million. From August 3 - September 20, participating Arby's restaurants teamed with guests to collect donations for...

Lawyers for Donziger File Evidence Showing Chevron’s Star Witness Lied On the Stand During Company’s RICO Case

Published: Nov 05, 2015 – 03:36 PM EST

NEW YORK, Nov. 05 /CSRwire/ - Lawyers representing U.S. attorney Steven Donziger today filed sworn testimony showing Chevron's star witness Alberto Guerra admitted accepting large cash payments from the company and lying on the stand to protect the oil giant from paying a...

BJ’s Charitable Foundation Distributes 70 Grants to Support Children and Families Throughout its 15-State Footprint

Published: Nov 04, 2015 – 10:00 AM EST

WESTBOROUGH, Mass., Nov. 04 /CSRwire/ - BJ's Charitable Foundation announced today the donation of 70 grants to nonprofits that will impact the lives of more than two million residents across its 15-state footprint. As part of its quarterly grant cycle, the Foundation contributed...

ViiV Healthcare Awards Innovative Grants for HIV Programs Focused on MSM Youth

Published: Nov 02, 2015 – 08:30 AM EST

Research Triangle Park, NC, Nov. 02 /CSRwire/ - ViiV Healthcare today announced it will award grants to five organizations across the country as part of the Positive Action MSM Youth Engagement Initiative. These grants focus on youth-led social and digital communications solutions to...

Women’s Work is Never Done: Community Health Charities Urges Women Caregivers to Take Care of their Health at Home and in the Workplace

Published: Oct 30, 2015 – 01:47 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Oct. 30 /CSRwire/ - Community Health Charities continues its focus on women's health this month by emphasizing the role of women as caregivers and the many resources available to them through its network of member charities that can help manage their responsibilities,...

Holland America Line Donates $25,000 to Seattle Children’s Hospital as Part of the ‘K’s for Kids’ Program with the Seattle Mariners

Published: Oct 30, 2015 – 11:32 AM EST

SEATTLE, Oct. 30 /CSRwire/ - Holland America Line President Orlando Ashford presented a check for $25,000 to Seattle Children's Hospital's Uncompensated Care Fund Friday, Oct. 2, 2015, at the Seattle Mariners' "Fan Appreciation Night" home game at Safeco Field. The company made the...

Novartis Foundation and Partners Launch New Hypertension Program in Ghana

Published: Oct 30, 2015 – 11:01 AM EST

- Community-based Hypertension Improvement Project (ComHIP) is an innovative healthcare model designed to improve hypertension management and control - Screening and treatment is shifted to the community and technology supports healthcare workers and empowers patient self-management - More than one quarter of the...



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