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The Lemelson Foundation Awards $706,000 Grant for Oregon MESA

Published: Apr 23, 2015 – 03:00 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore., Apr. 23 /CSRwire/ - The Lemelson Foundation has awarded a grant totaling $706,000 to the Portland State University Foundation to support Oregon MESA's (Math Engineering Science Achievement) statewide invention education activities that build on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) skills....

New JPMorgan Chase & Co. Report Identifies Skills Gaps and Solutions to Fill Healthcare and Manufacturing Jobs in Detroit

Published: Apr 16, 2015 – 09:55 AM EST

NEW YORK , Apr. 16 /CSRwire/ - JPMorgan Chase Co. today released a first-of-its-kind roadmap addressing the mismatch between the needs of employers and the skills of current job seekers in Detroit. This skills gap report provides a comprehensive look at available middle-skill...

U.S. Chamber Foundation and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Announce New Health and Economic Opportunity Initiative

Published: Apr 07, 2015 – 02:30 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Apr. 07 /CSRwire/ - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation today announced a two-year initiative to engage the American business community on the overlap of health and economic opportunity. The "Better Health through Economic Opportunity" campaign will be made possible through a...

RobecoSAM Launches Annual Dow Jones Sustainability Indices Company Evaluation

Published: Mar 31, 2015 – 04:00 AM EST

ZURICH, Switzerland, Mar. 31 /CSRwire/ - RobecoSAM, the investment specialist focused exclusively on Sustainability Investing (SI), today launched its Corporate Sustainability Assessment (CSA), the annual evaluation of corporate sustainability practices that serves as the basis for the construction of all Dow Jones Sustainability...

Ethiopia’s First Fortified Wheat Will Improve Nutrition for Millions

Published: Mar 16, 2015 – 08:15 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, MN, Mar. 16 /CSRwire/ - This month marks a watershed moment in nutrition and food security in Ethiopia: For the first time ever, local producers will begin fortifying wheat flour with the vitamins and minerals children need to develop and adults need...

Community Works and Congressional Committee on Cuban Affairs Aim for New Economic Development in Cuba

Published: Feb 13, 2015 – 08:15 AM EST

OTTAWA, Feb. 13 /CSRwire/ - (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)- Since the announcement from President Barrack Obama on the end of long-standing U.S. embargo with Cuba, a new movement on Capitol Hill has formed to initiate lobbying for new business development in Cuba.Community Works Ontario and...

Urban Institute and JPMorgan Chase & Co. Announce Multi-Year Collaboration to Help Strengthen the Firm’s Philanthropic Impact

Published: Feb 05, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Feb. 05 /CSRwire/ - The Urban Institute and JPMorgan Chase Co. today launched a multi-year program that aims to inform and assess the impact of JPMorgan Chase's key philanthropic initiatives. JPMorgan Chase will commit $10 million over five years for Urban Institute,...

RESOLVE Announces the ReGrow West Africa Partnership and Peace Diamonds with first $1Million Donor Pledge

Published: Jan 22, 2015 – 10:55 AM EST

DAVOS, Switzerland and WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 22 /CSRwire/ - Today at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Stephen D'Esposito, President and CEO of RESOLVE, and Chair of the World Economic Forum Council on the Future of Mining and Metals, announced the...

Marking Fifth Anniversary of the Earthquake In Haiti: Progress and Hope

Published: Jan 12, 2015 – 11:48 AM EST

TABARRE, HAITI, Jan. 12 /CSRwire/ - On this fifth anniversary of the catastrophic earthquake that hit Haiti, Deux Mains Designs and our nonprofit partner REBUILD globally mark this day with hope. Little did we know that a trip to assist with relief efforts...

Global Impact Announces Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action, Syrian Refugee and Resiliency Fund

Published: Sep 22, 2014 – 01:30 PM EST

Alexandria, VA, Sep. 22 /CSRwire/ - Today, at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting, Global Impact announced the launch of the Syrian Refugee and Resiliency Fund to provide CGI members with access to a neutral platform to raise funds Commitments to...

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