December 18, 2018

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IRS Guidance on Long-Awaited Qualified Transportation Fringes (QTFs) for Exempt Organizations Is Finally Here:

Posted: Dec 18, 2018 – 01:30 PM EST

NEW YORK, Dec. 18 /CSRwire/ - Marcum LLP informed tax exempt organizations about new IRS guidance providing clarification of a rule under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) of 2017 that created unintended taxable income for many nonprofits. Frank H. Smith, national...

Long Island City Community Leader Cynthia Davis Receives the 2018 UNFCU Foundation Women’s Empowerment Award

Posted: Dec 18, 2018 – 10:30 AM EST

NEW YORK, Dec. 18 /CSRwire/ - The UNFCU Foundation recently honored Cynthia Davis, Director of Outreach for The Floating Hospitals Community Health Center, with its 2018 Women's Empowerment Award. During a reception hosted by the UNFCU Foundation at the Columbus Citizens Foundation in...

Jack Johnson's Reusable Pint Cup Program Cuts Single-Use Plastic Waste on Tour, Newly Released Video Reveals

Posted: Dec 18, 2018 – 10:05 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 18 /CSRwire/ - In his latest ambitious sustainability initiative, Hawaii-based multi-platinum recording artist, Jack Johnson, executed a reusable pint cup program that reduced a substantial amount of single-use plastic waste during his recent All The Light Above It Too tour....

ZS Partners With Working for Women to Help Elevate Underserved Women in the Workforce

Posted: Dec 18, 2018 – 09:00 AM EST

EVANSTON, Ill., Dec. 18 /CSRwire/ - In a move to support women in the workforce and to amplify the impact of employee volunteer efforts, professional services firm ZS has become the first corporate partner of Working for Women (W4W), a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization...

ArcelorMittal Announces Second Round of Building Resilience Grants

Posted: Dec 18, 2018 – 08:00 AM EST

CHICAGO, Dec. 18 /CSRwire/ - On December 17, 2018, ArcelorMittal USA announced that 14 nonprofit partners will receive funding support totaling $325,000 as part of the companys special community investment program, Building Resilience: Investing in Nonprofit Sustainability. Launched in 2017 as a pilot...

Soil Health Institute Names Dr. Cristine Morgan as Chief Scientific Officer

Posted: Dec 18, 2018 – 08:00 AM EST

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Dec. 18 /CSRwire/ - The Soil Health Institute (SHI) announced today that one of the nations premier Soil Scientists, Dr. Cristine Morgan, will serve as its Chief Scientific Officer. Dr. Morgan will replace Dr. Steven Shafer who recently retired...

Legg Mason Celebrates a Decade of Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting

Posted: Dec 17, 2018 – 06:19 PM EST

BALTIMORE, Dec. 17 /CSRwire/ - Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE:LM) celebrates 10 years of connecting employees, communities and stakeholders with the publication of its annual corporate social responsibility (CSR) report. Encompassing corporate governance, diversity and inclusion, community engagement, employee benefits, and a multitude of...

Strada Education Network Donates $300,000 to Students Harmed by California Wildfires

Posted: Dec 17, 2018 – 10:50 AM EST

INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 17 /CSRwire/ - Strada Education Network today announced a $300,000 commitment to support students and local organizations who have been harmed by the California wildfires. Three organizations have been awarded $100,000 each: Butte Community College, California State University at Chico and...

Smithfield Foods Adds 250 Jobs in North Carolina With New Distribution Center

Posted: Dec 14, 2018 – 03:09 PM EST

SMITHFIELD, Va., Dec. 14 /CSRwire/ - Smithfield Foods, Inc. is pleased to announce the grand opening of its new distribution center in Tar Heel, North Carolina, which will create approximately 250 new jobs in the state. Smithfield invested more than $100 million into...

Siemens Foundation and Discovery Education Announce 2019 Possibility Grant Sweepstakes

Posted: Dec 14, 2018 – 10:41 AM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 14 /CSRwire/ - The Siemens Foundation, one of the countrys premier organizations advancing STEM workforce development and education initiatives, and Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital content and professional development for K-12 classrooms, today announced the launch of...

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