October 27, 2016

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Sustainable Solution to Infrastructure Decline Exhibited at Federal Highway Administration

Published: Oct 18, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J., Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - Crumbling infrastructure has reached crisis proportions across the globe, with the U.S. Department of Transportation's (USDOT) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) estimating that $170 billion in capital investment will be needed each year to improve conditions of the...

Holy Land Principles Resolution Presented at FedEx

Published: Sep 29, 2016 – 10:03 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Sep. 29 /CSRwire/ - For the first time in its history, the multinational delivery and courier services company, FedEx, has had a shareholder resolution presented at its annual meeting regarding the company's fair employment in Israel/Palestine. On Monday, September 26 at FedEx...

What A Difference A Year Makes: Tideline Grew Rapidly Reflecting Surging Interest in Impact Investing

Published: Sep 14, 2016 – 12:00 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Sep. 14 /CSRwire/ - (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - One year into the firm's launch, Tideline now has a team of 12, offices in New York and San Francisco, and over a dozen institutional clients, reflecting the growing interest in impact investing. The...

Holy Land Principles to Face Cisco Again

Published: Aug 23, 2016 – 10:03 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Aug. 23 /CSRwire/ - The shareholder campaign forges ahead to hold American companies doing business in Israel/Palestine accountable for their fair employment. The campaign launched in 2012 is the first time ever that the companies were faced with this issue, even though...

To Help Increase Adoption of Online Banking Among Older Adults, Capital One, Grovo and OATS Launch ‘Ready, Set, Bank: Online Banking Made Easy’

Published: Aug 08, 2016 – 05:20 PM EST

NEW YORK, Aug. 08 /CSRwire/ - To help support increased online banking usage among older adults, Capital One Financial Corp. partnered with Older Adults Technology Services (OATS) -- a nonprofit that helps older adults develop technology skills -- and workplace learning innovator Grovo...

Sappi North America Invests $25M in its Somerset Mill Woodyard

Published: Aug 05, 2016 – 05:36 PM EST

BOSTON, Aug. 05 /CSRwire/ - Sappi North America, leading producer and supplier of diversified paper and packaging products, today announced that it will move forward with a $25 million capital project to update its Somerset Mill woodyard. This strategic plan will allow the...

Global Sustain GmbH Organizes the Berlin Responsible Investments Forum in Cooperation with InvestitionsBank Berlin, International Bankers Forum & FNG

Published: Jul 18, 2016 – 08:47 AM EST

“The Trends and Growth Opportunities in Green Finance & Responsible Investing”

Accenture, The University of Notre Dame, and The Rural Development Company in South Africa Launch Renewable Energy Program in KwaZulu-Natal, Delivering Clean, Affordable Electricity

Published: Jul 14, 2016 – 02:28 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jul. 14 /CSRwire/ - Accenture (NYSE: ACN), the University of Notre Dame Initiative for Global Development (NDIGD) and The Rural Development Company have launched the first solar-powered microgrids in the northern KwaZulu-Natal district of uMkhanyakude, South Africa, as part of the...

Global Impact Expands Growfund Connecting Donors To 800,000-Plus Charities

Published: Jul 13, 2016 – 05:06 PM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jul. 13 /CSRwire/ - Global Impact, whose mission is to build partnerships and resources for the world's most vulnerable people, today announced new search capabilities for Growfund users to find current information about more than 800,000 charities, which greatly expands and...

First Locally Grown Cider Co. Takes “Supporting Local” to New Heights

Published: Jun 30, 2016 – 05:28 PM EST

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii, Jun. 30 /CSRwire/ - Hawaii Cider Co. has just launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on WeFunder.com for local island residents to own a stake in Hawaii's first locally grown, and locally produced hard cider company. While the rise of micro breweries...



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