May 03, 2015

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Lotus Foods: Cultivating Markets for Sustainably Produced Rice

Posted: May 01, 2015 – 07:30 PM EST

RICHMOND, CA, May 01 /CSRwire/ - Lotus Foods, a global innovator in the production and marketing of specialty rice, joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA) with a commitment to increase the incomes of at least 3,000 additional farm households by 2017. As...

Business Executives and Firefighters Partner with Military Veterans to Assist in Transition to Careers in Civilian Life

Posted: May 01, 2015 – 05:04 PM EST

SAN DIEGO, Calif., May 01 /CSRwire/ - On April 24, 2015 McKinney Advisory Group and Oceanside Fire Department held the Q2 Military in Transition: Firefighter for a Day Training. McKinney Advisory Group is proud to help organize a year of trainings alongside the...

UPS Appoints Edward Rogers Global Director of Sustainability

Posted: May 01, 2015 – 12:00 PM EST

ATLANTA, May 01 /CSRwire/ - UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced that Edward Rogers will become the company's new Global Director of Sustainability, effective immediately. Rogers succeeds Steve Leffin who helped create UPS's sustainability strategy and led a number of successful initiatives during his...

Nepal Volunteers Are Safe, Now Company Seeks To Show Meaningful, Long Term Support To Animal Welfare Groups

Posted: May 01, 2015 – 11:19 AM EST

BARRIE, Ontario, May 01 /CSRwire/ - Early on Saturday we woke to hear the heartbreaking news that Nepal had been hit by a 7.8 earthquake. Nora Livingstone, one of Animal Experience Internationals Co-Founders, has spent significant time in that area and was able...

HBSCNY Community Partners Recognizes Four New York Area Non-Profits For Outstanding Leadership

Posted: May 01, 2015 – 10:00 AM EST

- Bronx-Based Per Scholas Wins First Place - Additional Winners Include Bronx River Alliance; Lower East Side Tenement Museum; NYC Gay & Lesbian Anti-Violence Project

CFSI Releases New Conflict Minerals Reporting Template

Posted: May 01, 2015 – 08:30 AM EST

ALEXANDRIA, VA, May 01 /CSRwire/ - The Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative today announced that it has published its new Conflict Minerals Reporting Template (CMRT 4.0). The leading multi-industry tool to facilitate transfer of information throughout the supply chain in support of conflict-free sourcing, CMRT...

Advisory: U.S. Chamber Foundation to Host Annual Sustainability Forum

Posted: Apr 30, 2015 – 03:00 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Apr. 30 /CSRwire/ - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center will convene business leaders and sustainability experts for the annual Sustainability Forum. The event, The Circular Economy: Unleashing New Business Value, will explore opportunities for businesses to adopt a...

5th San Francisco Green Film Festival - May 28 to June 3

Posted: Apr 30, 2015 – 11:51 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Apr. 30 /CSRwire/ - The San Francisco Green Film Festival returns for its 5th year on Thursday, May 28th and will run until Wednesday, June 3rd at the Roxie Theater in San Francisco. The festival will hold its Opening Night festivities...

JPMorgan Chase and Employees to Donate up to $1 Million to Aid Nepal Earthquake Relief

Posted: Apr 30, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Apr. 30 /CSRwire/ - JPMorgan Chase Co. announced today that it will donate up to $1 million from its foundation and employees to help support relief efforts and those affected by the earthquake in Nepal. Grants totaling $450,000 from the JPMorgan...

Schwarzman Scholars Marks Second Anniversary

Posted: Apr 30, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, NY, Apr. 30 /CSRwire/ - Two years ago, Blackstone Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder Stephen A. Schwarzman announced a $100 million personal gift and $200 million fundraising campaign to build and endow Schwarzman Scholars, a highly selective international scholarship program at Tsinghua...

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