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Raffa Companies Launch Mentoring Program to Empower Women Leading Change Around the Globe

Published: Mar 07, 2017 – 12:25 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C. , Mar. 07 /CSRwire/ - With the launch of the Empowering Vital Leaders Initiative, Raffa's new global e-mentoring partnership with Vital Voices (VV), Owner/Partner, Kathy Raffa, and her mentor teams of back office/operations experts aim to take their impact with this...

Mar 15, 2017 – 2017 Women's Empowerment Principles Forum

Event Posted: Feb 23, 2017 – 08:01 AM EST

Measuring Success, Making It Count: Business Investing in Women and Girls Around the world, the business community champions women and girls empowerment. Join us on March 1415, 2017 at the United Nations Headquarters and Grand Hyatt in New York City for our Womens...

National Geographic and Katie Couric Launch Screening Tour for Upcoming Documentary 'Gender Revolution: A Journey with Katie Couric'

Published: Feb 06, 2017 – 08:33 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb. 06 /CSRwire/ - Every day all around the world, gender is making headlines, weaving its way into conversations big and small, in settings from government to households, from schools to places of employment. The two-hour National Geographic documentary GENDER REVOLUTION:...

Rockwell Automation Recognized for Initiatives in Women's Inclusion and Advancement

Published: Jan 31, 2017 – 12:00 PM EST

MILWAUKEE, Jan. 31 /CSRwire/ - Rockwell Automation has been announced as a 2017 Catalyst Award winner and will be recognized on March 8 in New York City for the company's Culture of Inclusion journey. The Catalyst Award honors innovative organizational approaches that address...

New Management Tool for Improving Worker and Women's Health in Factories

Published: Jan 30, 2017 – 05:51 PM EST

WASHINGTON D.C., Jan. 30 /CSRwire/ - A new guidebook to help factories improve worker health and manage their health activities as a basic management function was released today by the Levi Strauss Foundation and the Evidence Project/Meridian Group International, Inc. "Managing Health at...

UNFCU Foundation Announces 2017 Grantees

Published: Jan 06, 2017 – 10:02 AM EST

LONG ISLAND CITY, N.Y., Jan. 06 /CSRwire/ - UNFCU Foundation announced today that it has awarded grants to 11 organizations that align with its mission to sustain a path out of poverty through education and healthcare for women and children in developing countries...

Women Leaders Converge in Dallas for Entrepreneurship Summit

Published: Dec 21, 2016 – 09:15 AM EST

DALLAS, Dec. 21 /CSRwire/ - Mary Kay Inc. will host its first Women's Entrepreneurship Summit on Friday, January 27, 2017, from 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the Fairmont Hotel Dallas, located at 1717 N. Akard in Downtown Dallas. Registration is now open,...

Cargill Joins New Paradigm for Parity℠ Coalition, Pledging Gender Parity in Leadership by 2030

Published: Dec 07, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 07 /CSRwire/ - Cargill CEO and Chairman David MacLennan today joined a diverse group of current and former CEOs and business leaders in launching the Paradigm for Parity℠ coalition, an organization committed to achieving gender parity across all levels of corporate...

Kiva Announces Leadership Pledge from Bank of America to Support “Women’s Entrepreneurship Fund”

Published: Nov 30, 2016 – 05:29 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 30 /CSRwire/ - Bank of America, U.S. Department of State and Kiva, the world's largest crowdfunding platform for social good, have joined forces to support women's entrepreneurship through the "Women's Entrepreneurship Fund." The newly created fund will help to crowdfund...

Swarovski Supports Trust Women Conference to Advance Women’s Rights and Tackle Slavery

Published: Nov 29, 2016 – 04:00 PM EST

LONDON, Nov. 29 /CSRwire/ - For the third consecutive year Swarovski is supporting the Trust Women conference (November 30 - December 1), which brings together thought leaders and change makers to find real solutions to empower women and to fight slavery worldwide. The...

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