April 28, 2017

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Hawai'i Island’s First Locally Owned Cidery to Close Crowdfunding Campaign With a Bang!

Published: Apr 27, 2017 – 08:32 PM EST

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii, Apr. 27 /CSRwire/ - With only 3 days left on their crowdfunding campaign, Hawai'i Cider Co. is hard at work to open the doors on Hawai'i Island's first cidery. The Cider Co. uses local fruits from farmers island-wide to create mouthwatering...

Hensarling’s Bill Scorns “We the People”

Published: Apr 26, 2017 – 12:01 AM EST

CAPITOL HILL, Apr. 26 /CSRwire/ - As the Financial Services Committee, chaired by Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), convened for a Hearing on the Financial Choice Act, Irish-Americans expressed outrage that the Act would eliminate shareholders' advocacy for worthy causes, exclude 99% of the...

2017 Green Transition Scoreboard® Tracks Private Green Investments At $8.1 Trillion

Published: Apr 24, 2017 – 04:44 PM EST

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla., Apr. 24 /CSRwire/ - Today, the latest Green Transition Scoreboard (GTS) found that, despite Trump's anti-green policies, private green investments now total more than $8.1 trillion USD ($8,133,456,730,370). Published annually since 2009, the GTS is a global measure of private...

Irish-Americans Outraged by Congressional Proposal to Kill Shareholders’ Resolutions

Published: Apr 18, 2017 – 12:15 PM EST

CAPITOL HILL, Apr. 18 /CSRwire/ - A Congressional move to, in effect, eliminate shareholders' advocacy for worthy causes has caused outrage among Irish-Americans. For many years, such advocacy-for social, governance, and environmental (ESG) concerns- was open to any group or person who owned...

Holy Land Principles Agreement is Implemented by Corning

Published: Apr 12, 2017 – 10:03 AM EST

CAPITOL HILL, Apr. 12 /CSRwire/ - An American company doing business in Israel/Palestine has implemented an agreement reached with a non-profit organization that urges companies to sign a corporate code of conduct. In December, Holy Land Principles, Inc. agreed to withdraw the Shareholder...

Advertising for Good: Nominations Open for Ethicmark Awards

Published: Mar 22, 2017 – 04:25 PM EST

SAINT AUGUSTINE, Fla., Mar. 22 /CSRwire/ - Nominations are open until June 23, 2017, for the 2017 EthicMark Awards for ads and media campaigns that "uplift the human spirit and society." Winners judged by the Global Judges Panel will be announced at the...

Irish –Americans Mourn the Death of Martin Mc Guinness

Published: Mar 21, 2017 – 12:40 PM EST

CAPITOL HILL, Mar. 21 /CSRwire/ - Irish-Americans were shocked and saddened to hear of the death of Martin McGuinness, former Joint Prime Minister of Northern Ireland. Fr. Sean Mc Manus - President/Founder of the Capitol Hill- based Irish National Caucus said: "Martin will...

World Peace Prize Awards

Published: Feb 15, 2017 – 10:03 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb. 15 /CSRwire/ - A Seoul, South Korea -based World Peace Award was presented in Washington, DC on Tuesday, February 14 to two distinguished Labor leaders. President-Emeritus John Sweeney, AFL-CIO, and Ms. Elizabeth Powell, Secretary-Treasurer of the American Postal Workers Union...

ImpactAssets Releases Annual IA 50 Impact Investment Fund Showcase

Published: Feb 14, 2017 – 11:00 AM EST

BETHESDAY, M.d., Feb. 14 /CSRwire/ - ImpactAssets has released its 2016 impact investing showcase, the ImpactAssets 50 (IA 50), a free online resource for investors and financial advisors. The sixth annual list provides a diversified overview of fund managers representing private debt and...

Infographic: Impact Investing Study

Published: Feb 13, 2017 – 10:00 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Feb. 13 /CSRwire/ - American Century Investments and Greenwich Associates conducted a study on the views of institutional investors and financial intermediaries about the growing interest in impact investing. Between late 2015 and early 2016, Greenwich Associates surveyed a total...

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