October 07, 2015

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IMPACT 2030 Rallies Global Corporations to Help Achieve the Sustainable Development Goals Through Corporate Volunteer Efforts

Published: Oct 07, 2015 – 06:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Oct. 07 /CSRwire/ - Corporations around the world are banding together with IMPACT 2030 and mobilizing their corporate volunteers to help combat the most critical issues that our world faces, including poverty, inequality and climate change. In advance of the...

CA Technologies Celebrates 10th Anniversary of CA Together in Action Employee Volunteer Month

Published: Oct 01, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Oct. 01 /CSRwire/ - Today, CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) announced the 10th anniversary of CA Together in Action, the company's worldwide volunteer month. Throughout October, employees take time out of their workday to participate in activities that include mentoring children, environmental...

CBS Launches “Volunteering With the Stars” Initiative as Part of New “Viewers to Volunteers” App

Published: Sep 28, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

Jeff Probst of “Survivor”, Phil Keoghan of “The Amazing Race”and “Entertainment Tonight”Hosts Kevin Frazier and Nancy O’Dell Among Inaugural Group of CBS Talent to Participate New “Viewers To Volunteers”(V2V) App Allows Viewers to Connect with Stars and Direct Funding to Charities Without Spending...

Public Voting Begins for Walden University’s 2015 Scholars of Change Video Contest

Published: Sep 22, 2015 – 03:30 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Sep. 22 /CSRwire/ - Whether they're addressing challenges locally or globally, Walden University students and alumni are putting the university's social change mission into action every day. Walden's seventh annual Scholars of Change video contest features some of their unique stories from...

Common Impact Launches Pro Bono Perspectives to Expand Reach of Skills-Based Volunteering

Published: Sep 21, 2015 – 02:49 PM EST

BOSTON, Mass., Sep. 21 /CSRwire/ - Common Impact, a nonprofit that pioneered corporate skills-based volunteering as a resource for strengthening local communities, unveiled a new resource to support more companies and nonprofits in working together to solve complex community challenges. Pro Bono Perspectives,...

Astellas Celebrates Changing Tomorrow Day 2015 With More Than 500 Employees Volunteering Across the Americas Throughout September

Published: Sep 14, 2015 – 03:00 PM EST

NORTHBROOK, Ill., , Sep. 14 /CSRwire/ - Astellas Pharma recently marked the company's sixth annual Changing Tomorrow Day-a global volunteer service initiative-with employees lending their time to more than six community-based organizations around Chicagoland and Los Angeles. Volunteers also observed a moment of...

Points of Light Unites Veterans and Children in Projects for the 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance

Published: Sep 07, 2015 – 05:23 PM EST

ATLANTA, Sep. 07 /CSRwire/ - On the 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance, Points of Light - the world's largest organization dedicated to volunteer service - will host a multigenerational event in Washington, D.C., on the grounds of the Washington Monument, bringing together...

Teva Pharmaceuticals Accepting Applications for the 2016 Community Partnership Program Through October 1, 2015

Published: Sep 03, 2015 – 04:48 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA, Sep. 03 /CSRwire/ - Teva Pharmaceuticals is now accepting entries for the 2016 Teva Community Partnership Program. Now in its fifth year, this exciting Teva program provides charitable funding and employee volunteers to qualified local organizations that support patients and their caregivers...

VolunteerMatch and SUBWAY® Restaurants Team Up to Inspire Weekend Volunteerism with "You Share, We Share" Campaign

Published: Sep 03, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Sep. 03 /CSRwire/ - VolunteerMatch, the Web's largest volunteer engagement network, and SUBWAY restaurants have partnered for You Share, We Share, a campaign developed by Proof Advertising for SUBWAY restaurants aimed at increasing engagement in local communities. "Subway Restaurants are locally...

Top Companies and Nonprofit Partners Named Finalists in 2015 VolunteerMatch Corporate Volunteer Awards

Published: Aug 31, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 31 /CSRwire/ - VolunteerMatch, the Web's largest volunteer engagement network, announced today the finalists for the 2015 VolunteerMatch Corporate Volunteer Awards. The winners will be recognized at a ceremony during the 2015 VolunteerMatch Summit, to be held December 1-2, 2015...



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