February 21, 2017

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Benevity Partners with Mojave Desert Land Trust for Clean Up Event with Fortune 1000 Leaders

Published: Feb 09, 2017 – 07:30 PM EST

JOSHUA TREE, Calif., Feb. 09 /CSRwire/ - Tuesday, over 50 corporate citizenship leaders from Fortune 1000 companies joined the Mojave Desert Land Trust (MDLT) for a stewardship event organized by Benevity. The desert cleanup took place on an MDLT property, a wilderness corridor...

Xylem Employees Volunteer More Than 21,000 Hours with Local Organizations in 2016

Published: Feb 09, 2017 – 04:24 PM EST

RYE BROOK, N.Y., Feb. 09 /CSRwire/ - Employees from Xylem (NYSE:XYL), a leading global water technology company that is dedicated to solving the world's most challenging water issues, logged more than 21,000 volunteer hours in 2016 in activities aimed at providing and protecting...

Near-record Growth Propels Wind Power Into First Place as America’s Largest Renewable Resource

Published: Feb 09, 2017 – 02:45 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas, Feb. 09 /CSRwire/ - American wind power just achieved its second strongest quarter ever for newly installed energy generating capacity according to a new report released today by the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA). Wind surpassed hydropower dams to become the...

Bacardi Limited Continues to Deliver Upon Corporate Social Responsibility Commitments

Published: Feb 09, 2017 – 02:17 PM EST

Hamilton, Bermuda, Feb. 09 /CSRwire/ - Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, continued to improve in its social responsibility, people, environmental, operational efficiency and sourcing programs. These accomplishments are featured in the ninth annual Bacardi Limited Corporate Responsibility...

SABIC Finds Profit in Good Practice

Published: Feb 08, 2017 – 02:05 PM EST

NORTHAMPTON, Mass., Feb. 08 /CSRwire/ - The Saudi Arabian Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) cuts carbon emissions by recycle CO2. Miranda Ingram reports Global petrochemical giant SABIC is celebrating its large-scale circular economy initiative whereby waste CO2 that used to vent into the atmosphere...

Call for Speakers/Sponsors for Companies Vs Climate Change 2017 Events: October in Brussels and November in Miami.

Published: Feb 08, 2017 – 02:00 PM EST

MIAMI, FLA., Feb. 08 /CSRwire/ - Companies Vs Climate Change recently had our hugely successful event last November with over 200 attendees at the Hyatt in Ft Lauderdale, Florida. www.solveclimatechange.com This is known as "The B2B Climate Solutions Event". In 2017 the US...

Cargill and the International Cocoa Initiative on a Journey to Improve the Lives of Children

Published: Feb 08, 2017 – 12:15 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 08 /CSRwire/ - Cargill, one of the world's largest food and agriculture companies, and the International Cocoa Initiative (ICI), a leader in child protection in cocoa growing, have partnered to expand their joint actions on child labour in Cte d'Ivoire. Scaling...

Blue Cross Foundation Announces Grant Awards For Innovation

Published: Feb 08, 2017 – 12:00 PM EST

BATON ROUGE, La., Feb. 08 /CSRwire/ - The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation has announced the first three grant awards from its New Horizons grant fund. The three Projects receiving $10,000 awards to pilot new, innovative ideas are: Fresh Central...

Georgia Historical Society Announces the Collection of Environmental Visionary Ray C. Anderson Now Open For Research

Published: Feb 07, 2017 – 03:15 PM EST

SAVANNAH, Ga., Feb. 07 /CSRwire/ - The Georgia Historical Society (GHS) is pleased to announce that the collection of the late Ray C. Anderson, the visionary industrialist, environmentalist, and founder of Interface, Inc., is now available for research at the GHS Research Center...

Oct 04, 2017 – Companies Vs Climate Change 2017 Events

Event Posted: Feb 07, 2017 – 12:42 PM EST

Companies Vs Climate Change announces its 2017 events to take place in Brussels in October and in Miami in late November: Companies Vs Climate Change: Europe 4-6 October at the Radisson Blu Royal Brussels. Speakers from Solvay, Ball, Siemens, Philips Lighting, CDP and...

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