January 30, 2015

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Canadian-American Civil Society Partnership in Cuba for New Business Development

Press Release Published: Jan 17, 2015 – 09:53 AM EST

OTTAWA ONTARIO, Jan. 17 /CSRwire/ - Community Works Ontario, a non-governmental organisation enters a co-operative venture with non-partisan, political coalition in Washington, D.C., and United Nations affiliate partners for voluntary civil society programme on economic and social development in Cuba. After over a...

Swedish Retailer IKEA to Install Missouri’s Largest Rooftop Solar Array on Future St. Louis Store Opening Fall 2015

Press Release Published: Jan 14, 2015 – 07:00 AM EST

ST. LOUIS, MO , Jan. 14 /CSRwire/ - IKEA, the world's leading home furnishings retailer, today announced solar energy plans for its St. Louis store opening Fall 2015. Panel installation will begin this Spring, with completion before the store's opening, making the project...

BRIDGES Announces $75,000 Gift From ServiceMaster

Press Release Published: Jan 08, 2015 – 09:35 AM EST

MEMPHIS, TN, Jan. 08 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - The management of BRIDGES is pleased to announce a $75,000 gift from ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SERV), a leading provider of essential residential and commercial services. The donation was given on behalf of ServiceMaster...

Spence-Chapin Services To Families & Children Announces New Leadership

Press Release Published: Dec 17, 2014 – 05:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Dec. 17 /CSRwire/ - Spence-Chapin, a non-profit adoption and family services agency, announced today a change in leadership. Executive Director Emily Forhman has decided to seek new opportunities after a successful three-year tenure. Forhman will be succeeded by current COO/CFO,...

KaBOOM! Evolves Leadership Team

Press Release Published: Nov 19, 2014 – 11:30 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 19 /CSRwire/ - KaBOOM! CEO and Founder Darell Hammond today announced changes in the KaBOOM! leadership team to better support the organization's strategic extension and key priorities. KaBOOM! is the national nonprofit dedicated to ensuring that all kids get the...

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

Press Release Published: Oct 10, 2014 – 03:00 PM EST

SEATTLE, W.A., Oct. 10 /CSRwire/ - Holland America Group CEO Stein Kruse presented a check for $25,000 to Seattle Children's Hospital's Uncompensated Care Fund Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at the Seattle Mariner's home game at Safeco Field. The company made the donation as...

CA Technologies Kicks Off Ninth Annual Worldwide Employee Volunteer Month

Press Release Published: Oct 08, 2014 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Oct. 08 /CSRwire/ - CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) recently launched the kickoff of CA Together in Action, the company's worldwide employee volunteer month. This year marks the ninth anniversary of the initiative, which takes place in communities around the globe...

Fall Into a New Routine with Tekserve at its eWaste Recycling Event On October 18

Press Release Published: Oct 06, 2014 – 10:30 AM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Oct. 06 /CSRwire/ - Tekserve, a leading provider of technology solutions for creative professionals, invites NYC residents to turn over a new leaf at its next eWaste Electronics Recycling Event, co-hosted by the Lower East Side Ecology Center (Ecology Center),...

H&M Conscious Foundation and WaterAid make splash at Global Citizen Festival

Press Release Published: Sep 30, 2014 – 10:45 AM EST

NEW YORK, NY, Sep. 30 /CSRwire/ - HM Conscious Foundation Ambassador and Global Citizen Festival co-host, Alek Wek, announced today a new partnership between the HM Conscious Foundation and WaterAid to bring safe water and toilets to a quarter million students in some...

VML Marks 10th Annual Foundation Day with Worldwide Volunteering

Press Release Published: Sep 24, 2014 – 10:00 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, M.O., Sep. 24 /CSRwire/ - Global marketing agency VML is holding its 10th annual Foundation Day on Wednesday, Sept. 24. The agency is marking this anniversary by holding its first worldwide Foundation Day, with employees in nearly 20 international offices volunteering...

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