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VolunteerMatch Aims to Protect Millions with SureID, Inc.’s Universal Identity Solution

Posted: Mar 01, 2017 – 02:10 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Mar. 01 /CSRwire/ - In the days following the U.S. election and the inauguration on January 20, 2017, site traffic to VolunteerMatch.org skyrocketed to unprecedented highs. When interest in volunteering reaches record levels on both sides of the aisle, the need...

Trademark Holders Can Register New .eco Domains Until April 2, 2017

Posted: Mar 01, 2017 – 08:30 AM EST

VANCOUVER, BC, Mar. 01 /CSRwire/ - .eco, a new ending for the web addresses of those committed to positive change for the planet, has opened a priority registration period for trademark holders who have registered trademarks. Priority registrations for trademark holders will close...

Arrow Electronics’ Engineer Noel Marshall Named a Women Worth Watching in STEM

Posted: Feb 28, 2017 – 04:09 PM EST

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Feb. 28 /CSRwire/ - Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW) today announced that Senior Applications Engineer Noel Marshall was named a Women Worth Watching in STEM by the Profiles in Diversity Journal. Marshall was recognized for her technical contributions as lead engineer...

National Nonprofit Keep America Beautiful Joins Corporate Partners to Boost Recycling in Flint, Michigan, Schools

Posted: Feb 28, 2017 – 03:36 PM EST

FLINT, Mich. , Feb. 28 /CSRwire/ - The Coca-Cola Company, Nestl Waters North America, the PepsiCo Foundation and the Walmart Foundation today announced that they have partnered to fund an integrated recycling education and awareness initiative for the 10,000 school students affected by...

New Book Offers Guide to Social Enterprise and the Purpose-Driven Movement

Posted: Feb 28, 2017 – 07:00 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho, Feb. 28 /CSRwire/ - At a time when corporations are experiencing a global crisis in consumer trust, author Russ Stoddard chronicles a revolution in business with the release of his new book, Rise UpHow to Build a Socially Conscious Business. A...

Consumer Goods Industry Highlights Actions to Promote Healthier Lives in New Case Studies Booklet

Posted: Feb 27, 2017 – 11:57 AM EST

PARIS, Feb. 27 /CSRwire/ - The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) has today published a new case studies booklet highlighting the positive actions of its members to create a culture of prevention and empower both consumers and employees to adopt healthier lives. The new...

Yum! Brands, KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell Expand Parental Time-Off Policy and Family Benefits for U.S. Corporate Employees

Posted: Feb 27, 2017 – 10:11 AM EST

Louisville, KY, Feb. 27 /CSRwire/ - Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM) today announced an expanded parental time-off policy as part of the Companys ongoing commitment to its people-first culture and investment in its employees. The expanded parental time-off policy offers birth mothers 18 weeks...

VF Corporation Acts to Minimize Impacts on Endangered Forests

Posted: Feb 27, 2017 – 09:35 AM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. , Feb. 27 /CSRwire/ - VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC), a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, today released its first-ever Forest Derived Materials Policy, which sets formal guidelines for the companys purchasing preferences and use of sustainable forest...

Companies, NGOs and Scientists Come Together Behind New Definition for “Regenerative Agriculture”

Posted: Feb 27, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27 /CSRwire/ - Representatives from over 100 countries, including virtually all areas of food production, manufacturing, retailing and soil science have, for the first time, come together on a unified definition for the quickly emerging approach to growing food that...

Call for Scholarship Nominations! Military Veterans and Deserving Professionals Gain Breakthrough Skills in Sustainability

Posted: Feb 24, 2017 – 07:43 PM EST

DURANGO, Colo., Feb. 24 /CSRwire/ - Founded by a benefit company, SHERPA Sustainability Institute measures success, not only by financial performance, but also by our contribution to society. As part of our B-Corp Charter, SHERPA provides gratis seats to military veterans and other...

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