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Social Impact 360 Announced 1st Service Corps for Business for Good to Transform the Future of Corporate Social Responsibility

Published: Apr 23, 2018 – 09:15 AM EST

NEW YORK, Apr. 23 /CSRwire/ - At the height of the youth uprising, a second youth movement is poised to solve social issues. On April 21st, 2018, Social Impact 360 (SI360), the only youth-led movement in the business sector dedicated to solving social...

On International Women’s Day HP Invites Girls Everywhere to Tell Their Stories

Published: Mar 09, 2018 – 08:35 AM EST

News highlights: - HP Studios releases “Paro” a short film celebrating a girl’s potential - Girl Rising social action and storytelling challenge - Women Deliver and HP “Stories of Advocacy” partnership - Black Girls Code, Disney and HP “Warriors Who Code” project

Agency Calls Out Michael Moritz With 'Unhinged' Campaign

Published: Jan 26, 2018 – 10:00 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho, Jan. 26 /CSRwire/ - Oliver Russell, an agency that builds brands for purpose-driven companies, has launched a campaign to advance paid parental leave policies in the wake of venture capitalist Michael Moritz denigrating paternity leave in his Financial Times op-ed last...

Take the Social Value Canada Survey

Published: Dec 26, 2017 – 02:23 PM EST

TORONTO, Dec. 26 /CSRwire/ - In late 2016, the SROI Canada network and the Social Impact Analysts Association merged to become Social Value Canada (SVC). SVC is positioning itself to be the national hub for Canadians to connect, learn and exchange ideas about...

Ten Emerging Social Initiatives Win 2017 J.M.K. Innovation Prize

Published: Nov 16, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Nov. 16 /CSRwire/ - The J.M. Kaplan Fund, a New York-based family foundation, today announced ten winners of the second J.M.K. Innovation Prize, a grant making initiative that invests in early-stage efforts to address pressing social and environmental issues. The J.M.K....

Stress of Current Events Is Generating Apathy Among Americans Says Fifth Annual Conscious Consumer Spending Index (#CCSIndex)

Published: Nov 08, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

LOS ANGELES and NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 08 /CSRwire/ - Nearly half of Americans (47%) believe the world is becoming a worse place to live, according to the fifth annual Conscious Consumer Spending Index (#CCSIndex). In total, 1,019 Americans were polled this year for...

Jackson Healthcare's Remote Care Not-for-Profit Initiative Completes Pilot

Published: Nov 01, 2017 – 06:00 AM EST

ATLANTA, Nov. 01 /CSRwire/ - An innovative, not-for-profit initiative of Jackson Healthcare is moving from pilot to expansion phase, and including more doctors and other licensed medical providers to help impoverished global children get completely free, tech-enabled healthcare. Connecting Kids with Care is...

846 Companies Honored as Best for the World, Creating Positive Impact for Workers, Environment, Community

Published: Sep 12, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

BERWYN, Pa., Sep. 12 /CSRwire/ - Today, 846 companies worldwide were recognized for creating extraordinary positive overall social and environmental impact based on an independent, comprehensive assessment administered by the nonprofit B Lab with the release of its annual "Best for the World"...

For First Time, 10,000 Ghana Cocoa Farmers Able to Receive Premium Payments by Mobile Phone

Published: Sep 11, 2017 – 11:35 AM EST

-- Payment of 2 million Ghana Cedis (GHS) is made to 10,000 Ghana cocoa farmers via mobile phone -- Licensed Buying Company (LBC) makes first premium payment since it was established

Hudson Booksellers Selects New Book on Socially Conscious Business for National Airport Promotion

Published: Aug 17, 2017 – 07:00 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho, Aug. 17 /CSRwire/ - Airport readers will soon be turning the pages of a new book charting a socially responsible revolution in business as Hudson Booksellers has selected Rise Up-How to Build a Socially Conscious Business for a nationwide promotion. For...

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