January 18, 2017

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Spectrum Health Recognized for Excellence in Community Service with 2016 Foster G. McGaw Prize

Posted: Jan 18, 2017 – 05:21 PM EST

DEERFIELD, Ill., and GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Jan. 18 /CSRwire/ - In recognition of its cutting-edge programs and services to reach the underserved residents of Western Michigan, Spectrum Health is awarded the 2016 Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service and will...

Mission Waco Receives Grant for Unique Sustainability Project from Green Mountain Energy Sun Club

Posted: Jan 18, 2017 – 05:01 PM EST

WACO, TEXAS, Jan. 18 /CSRwire/ - Mission Waco will soon be known as one of Texas sustainability leaders thanks to a new partnership. Green Mountain Energy Sun Club has selected the Waco-based nonprofit to receive a $234,000 donation to support a unique sustainability...

Walmart Outlines 2017 Goals for American Job Growth and Community Investment

Posted: Jan 18, 2017 – 10:45 AM EST

WASHINGTON, DC, Jan. 18 /CSRwire/ - Walmart, the nations largest private employer with nearly 1.5 million associates in the U.S., today will discuss company plans to create American jobs and invest in local communities across the country. The investments in the coming year...

Pact Ventures Appoints New President

Posted: Jan 17, 2017 – 05:22 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Jan. 17 /CSRwire/ - Pact has appointed veteran impact investment fund manager Miguel Granier to lead Pact Ventures, a Pact business unit serving communities across the world through impact investing and social enterprise development. Granier brings more than 13 years of experience...

Fox Station Group Extends STEM-Themed ‘Xploration Station’ TV Block through 2020

Posted: Jan 17, 2017 – 04:00 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 17 /CSRwire/ - Xploration Station, a weekend morning block of live-action, educational and informational TV shows primarily airing on FOX TV stations around the country, has been extended by the Fox Station Group through 2020. The announcement was made today by...

Business Efforts to Advance Gender Equality will be Recognized at The Gender Equality Awards 2017

Posted: Jan 17, 2017 – 03:07 PM EST

TORONTO, Jan. 17 /CSRwire/ - The Gender Equality Awards 2017, hosted by the Global Compact Network Canada (GCNC), will recognize the efforts of businesses who are helping to advance Sustainable Development Goal #5 (gender equality). The GCNC, the Canadian Network of the UN...

Consumers Energy, Partners Provide Additional $5 Million to Help Michigan Families Stay Safe and Warm

Posted: Jan 17, 2017 – 11:38 AM EST

JACKSON, Mich., Jan. 17 /CSRwire/ - Consumers Energy and five nonprofit organizations are again helping Michigan families stay warm, announcing $5 million in new contributions that will help households manage their energy bills. In all, the energy provider and nonprofit agencies are teaming...

Emerald Brand Provides the Princeton Day School with a Cost Saving Sustainable Solution

Posted: Jan 17, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

SYOSSET, N.Y., Jan. 17 /CSRwire/ - Emerald Brand and the Princeton Day School are proud to announce their sustainability partnership in providing and utilizing a complete sustainable solution throughout their campus. Princeton Day School successfully launched this environmental initiative through Emerald Brand directly...

Greenplay® Organics Partners with Target Technologies

Posted: Jan 17, 2017 – 06:15 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 17 /CSRwire/ - Domenic Carapella, President and Founder of Greenplay Organics, LLC was the first person to introduce plant-based organic infill for synthetic turf into North America in 2006. Based on a strong belief that natural always makes things better...

Major Stakeholders Co-Create Unifying Strategy to Address Post-Harvest Loss in Nigeria

Posted: Jan 16, 2017 – 02:39 PM EST

WASHINGTON D.C., Jan. 16 /CSRwire/ - Major stakeholders in the Nigerian tomato value chain came together from across the globe for the first-ever YieldWise Partner Planning Session last month. YieldWise, a $130 million dollar initiative launched in 2016 by The Rockefeller Foundation, seeks...

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