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Wells Fargo Invested $67 Billion in 2016 to Advance CSR Goals

Published: Apr 21, 2017 – 11:56 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Apr. 21 /CSRwire/ - Wells Fargo Company (NYSE: WFC) announced today that the company invested nearly $67 billion in lending capital and grants during 2016 toward achieving its 2020 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) goals that were set last year to help...

The Disney Conservation Fund Names the Recipients of its 2016-2017 Grants

Published: Apr 20, 2017 – 04:15 PM EST

BURBANK, Calif., Apr. 20 /CSRwire/ - The Disney Conservation Fund (DCF), Disney's granting program focused on protecting the planet and helping kids develop lifelong conservation values, has announced its 2016-2017 grant recipients. More than $7 million in grants have been awarded to leading...

YourCause Adds Innovation Leadership and High-Growth Experience with Hiring of Chief Strategy Officer, Brant Barton

Published: Apr 20, 2017 – 10:00 AM EST

PLANO, Texas, Apr. 20 /CSRwire/ - YourCause LLC, the industry leader in employee and nonprofit philanthropic solutions, welcomes Brant Barton as Chief Strategy Officer, a newly created executive role responsible for product innovation as well as the company's strategic vision for growing the...

Walmart’s “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” Campaign Calls on the Public to Join the Fight Against Hunger and Make a Difference in their Local Communities

Published: Apr 17, 2017 – 02:52 PM EST

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Apr. 17 /CSRwire/ - Today, Walmart launches its "Fight Hunger. Spark Change." campaign, a nationwide initiative that encourages the public to join the fight against hunger. Working with Discover card and five suppliers, which represent some of the nation's leading food...

April Declared Safe Digging Month in Michigan; Consumers Energy Offers Tips to Complete Projects Safely

Published: Apr 17, 2017 – 09:30 AM EST

JACKSON, Mich., Apr. 17 /CSRwire/ - Consumers Energy has safety tips for do-it-yourselfers and contractors gearing up for digging projects this spring, and Gov. Rick Snyder is declaring April as Dig Safely Month to reinforce the importance of these reminders to Michigan residents."The...

Sponsors for Educational Opportunity Raises $4.93 Million at SEO Annual Awards Dinner

Published: Apr 14, 2017 – 03:10 PM EST

NEW YORK, Apr. 14 /CSRwire/ - On Thursday, April 6, Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO) raised $4.93 million at the SEO Annual Awards Dinner. The marquee event saw nearly 1,000 guests at the American Museum of Natural History, and honored three outstanding leaders...

Arrow Electronics Employees Support Rose Andom Center for Victims of Domestic Violence

Published: Apr 14, 2017 – 02:43 PM EST

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Apr. 14 /CSRwire/ - Arrow Electronics values working with organizations that find innovative ways make people's lives better. The Denver-based Rose Andom Center is one such organization. Rose Andom's mission is to help improve the lives of domestic violence victims by...

CITGO Lemont Refinery Holds Annual Campaign for the United Way of Will County

Published: Apr 07, 2017 – 03:09 PM EST

LEMONT, Ill., Apr. 07 /CSRwire/ - Recently, the CITGO Lemont Refinery held their annual United Way campaign - raising $206,087 in support of the 46 partner agencies that receive funding and guidance from the United Way of Will County. "For many years CITGO...

Water for People and the Tableau Foundation Harness the Power of Data to Bring Clean Water to More than 7 Million People

Published: Apr 07, 2017 – 09:03 AM EST

DENVER, CO, Apr. 07 /CSRwire/ - Water For People has teamed up with the Tableau Foundation, an initiative led by the employees of Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA), to leverage programmatic data in its mission to bring safe water and sanitation to international communities....

The Joy in Childhood Foundation℠ Announces Three Million Dollar Commitment to Starlight Children’s Foundation and Feeding America®

Published: Mar 30, 2017 – 10:00 AM EST

CANTON, Mass., Mar. 30 /CSRwire/ - The newly-launched Joy in Childhood Foundation today announced a three-year, $3 million commitment to two national charities - Starlight Children's Foundation and Feeding America. Both grants will focus on supporting programs that align with the Joy in...



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