October 20, 2017

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Webinar Tailored to Social Entrepreneurs Offers Free Copy of Business Sustainability Modelling Tool

Posted: Oct 20, 2017 – 01:35 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 20 /CSRwire/ - Conscious Company Media is offering a free webinar Wednesday, October 25, 10am PT tailored to social entrepreneurs to ensure that sustainability is built directly into their business model from the ground up. In partnership with Presidio Graduate...

PepsiCo Recycling Increases Sustainability Funding to Colleges and Universities

Posted: Oct 20, 2017 – 01:30 PM EST

PURCHASE, N.Y., Oct. 20 /CSRwire/ - PepsiCo Recycling is expanding its second year of the Zero Impact Fund, which offers eligible* colleges and universities an opportunity to bring campus eco-innovations to life. Through the Zero Impact Fund, schools can submit ideas to accomplish...

Helping Youth Build a Healthier East Durham Community With EDCI and GSK

Posted: Oct 20, 2017 – 12:10 PM EST

DURHAM, N.C., Oct. 20 /CSRwire/ - On Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 10:30am 1:30pm, East Durham youth and their families will kick off another healthy school year with the East Durham Childrens Initiative (EDCI)s Youth Leadership Council. This weekly after-school program empowers East...

New Study Reveals Lighter Environmental Footprint for Fibers Sourced from Flax and Recycled Clothing

Posted: Oct 19, 2017 – 02:31 PM EST

LONDON, VANCOUVER, and EMERYVILLE, Calif., Oct. 19 /CSRwire/ - Leading third-party certifier SCS Global Services (SCS) today announced the release of a groundbreaking Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) comparing the environmental performance of ten different raw material sources of manmade cellulose fiber (MMCF). The...

Malnutrition Mapping Project Featured by Harvard Kennedy School

Posted: Oct 19, 2017 – 02:07 PM EST

ADA, Mich., Oct. 19 /CSRwire/ - The Malnutrition Mapping Project, a joint effort by Amway and the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN), is now featured in a Business Partnership Case Study by the Harvard Kennedy School. Providing a detailed explanation of why...

Moving From Occupational Safety to Worker Health and Well-Being

Posted: Oct 19, 2017 – 01:22 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Oct. 19 /CSRwire/ - The health and well-being of workers, particularly women workers, are vital for development and ripe for management innovation in factories, farms and other industrial operations in poorer countries. Yet there is an enduring mystery: Why do managers of...

The Resource Foundation to Host 30th Anniversary Gala on November 1st

Posted: Oct 18, 2017 – 02:26 PM EST

NEW YORK, Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - On November 1st, The Resource Foundation (TRF) will host its 30th Anniversary Gala, Spark Opportunity, to celebrate 30 years empowering disadvantaged communities in Latin America and the Caribbean with the skills, knowledge and opportunities they need to...

oekom Impact Study 2017: The Impact of Responsible Investment on Companies Is Increasing

Posted: Oct 18, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

MUNICH and LONDON, Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - oekom research concluded in its Impact Study 2017 that the influence of the responsible capital markets is clearly positive. According to companies, the impact that responsible investors, banks and rating agencies have on the companys sustainability...

Benevity Delivers the Industry’s Most Inclusive Corporate Giving and Volunteering Solution

Posted: Oct 18, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

CALGARY, AB, Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - Benevity, Inc., the global leader in workplace giving, volunteering and community investment software, announced today that its award-winning enterprise solution, Spark, now meets WCAG 2.0 AA standards. With more companies investing in programs that enable their employees...

SC Johnson Provides Support for Earthquake Recovery

Posted: Oct 17, 2017 – 04:15 PM EST

RACINE, Wis., Oct. 17 /CSRwire/ - SC Johnson today announced the donation of $100,000 to the Red Cross to help relief efforts following the earthquakes and aftershocks that devastated parts of Mexico. Our hearts go out to all of those impacted by this...

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