October 13, 2015

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Schwarzman Scholars Names Debby Goldberg Director of Development

Published: Sep 28, 2015 – 10:18 AM EST

NEW YORK, NY, Sep. 28 /CSRwire/ - Schwarzman Scholars today announced that Debby Goldberg will serve as the Director of Development at Schwarzman Scholars, a highly selective international scholarship program based at Tsinghua University in Beijing. In this position, Ms. Goldberg will lead...

Back to the Roots® & Sodexo, Partner to Undo Food™ in Thousands of Schools Nationwide, Bringing Gardens into the Classroom

Published: Sep 25, 2015 – 02:48 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif., Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - Today, Back to the Roots, a Bay Area food start-up and one of Forbes' 25 Most Innovative Consumer Brands, and Sodexo, a Global Fortune 500 leader in facilities management and foodservice operations, announced a partnership to expand...

Tennis Star Sloane Stephens Joins Time Warner Cable to Engage Young People in Math and Science

Published: Sep 02, 2015 – 01:30 PM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Sep. 02 /CSRwire/ - Just in time for the most highly-anticipated tennis event of the season - the 2015 US OPEN - Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC) today announced professional tennis player Sloane Stephens will star in the company's new...

Young Students Share Where They See Themselves in 20 Years, BJ’s & General Mills Respond

Published: Sep 02, 2015 – 12:15 PM EST

WESTBOROUGH, Mass., Sep. 02 /CSRwire/ - BJ's Wholesale Club teamed up with General Mills in honor of the 20th anniversary of its Adopt-A-School program by awarding $10,000 grants to five public elementary schools as well as $2,500 grants to four additional schools. The...

Fourth Annual Verizon Innovative App Challenge Seeks Problem Solving Ideas From Students Nationwide

Published: Aug 14, 2015 – 02:05 PM EST

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Aug. 14 /CSRwire/ - The Verizon Innovative App Challenge - the no-coding-skills-needed contest that gives middle and high school students a chance to bring their problem-solving app ideas to life - is back! In its fourth year, the App Challenge...

Western Union Foundation Announces Grants Supporting Teach For All Education Programs Across Several Countries

Published: Aug 13, 2015 – 01:00 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Aug. 13 /CSRwire/ - The Western Union Foundation, reiterating its commitment to education, today announced US$350,000 in total grants to Teach For All and four of its network partners in Mexico, Austria, India, and the United Kingdom. These grants are part...

CITGO Launches Third Fueling Education Program to Help Teachers and Schools

Published: Jul 13, 2015 – 03:33 PM EST

HOUSTON, Jul. 13 /CSRwire/ - Starting July 13, educators seeking to improve their schools can enter the CITGO Fueling Education program offering teachers, student teachers and PTA/PTO members the chance to win $1,000 in school supplies for their classrooms. Eligible K-12 public school...

Samsung Transforms High School Students into App Developers through Summer Coding Program

Published: Jul 06, 2015 – 02:41 PM EST

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., Jul. 06 /CSRwire/ - This summer, Samsung Electronics America (Samsung) will kick off its fourth annual Samsung Mobile App Academy, an app and coding program for rising 11th and 12th grade students. During the five-day Academy held in six cities,...

Harvard Business School To Host Program On Corporate Social Responsibility

Published: Jul 06, 2015 – 01:48 PM EST

BOSTON, Jul. 06 /CSRwire/ - From October 18-21, 2015, Harvard Business School (HBS) Executive Education will host Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) on the HBS campus in Boston. This program is designed to help executives refocus corporate social responsibility and sustainability efforts in ways...

Global Sustain presents the Yearbook 2014/15 “The Power of Collaboration”

Published: Jul 03, 2015 – 10:38 AM EST

UNITED KINGDOM, Jul. 03 /CSRwire/ - Global Sustain proudly presents the 8th Yearbook entitled "The Power of Collaboration". The presentation will take place this Tuesday, July 7th, at 17:30, at Michael Cacoyannis Foundation, Piraeus 206, in the presence of business leaders and Global...



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