March 06, 2015

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Capital One Launches $150 Million Initiative to Help More Americans Succeed in a Digital Economy

Posted: Mar 05, 2015 – 07:31 PM EST

MCLEAN, Va., Mar. 05 /CSRwire/ - Capital One today announced it will focus $150 million in community grants and initiatives over the next five years to help empower more Americans to succeed in an ever-changing digitally-driven economy. With its new Future EdgeSM initiative,...

Mars Named In Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For® List in the U.S. for Third Year in a Row

Posted: Mar 05, 2015 – 12:47 PM EST

MCLEAN, VA, Mar. 05 /CSRwire/ - Mars, Incorporated is proud to have been ranked 85th in the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For list, compiled by the Great Place to Work Institute, for the third consecutive year. With more than 25,000 Associates...

Keep America Beautiful’s Cigarette Litter Prevention Program Distributes $275,000 in Grants to More than 70 Organizations

Posted: Mar 05, 2015 – 12:37 PM EST

STAMFORD, Conn., Mar. 05 /CSRwire/ - Keep America Beautifuls Cigarette Litter Prevention Program (CLPP) today announced that 73 organizations are receiving grants totaling $275,000 for the expanded 2015 CLPP Grants Program. Keep America Beautiful affiliates, local governments, business improvement districts, downtown associations, parks...

1% For the Planet Asks Consumers to “Know Your Source”

Posted: Mar 04, 2015 – 03:07 PM EST

BURLINGTON, VT, Mar. 04 /CSRwire/ - In March, 1% for the Planet, one of the worlds largest environmental networks, will kick off a new campaign, Know Your Source, which calls for consumers to pledge to join the networks businesses, nonprofits, and ambassadors in...

Deloitte Survey: Global Organizations Face Looming Crisis in Engagement and Retention of Employees

Posted: Mar 04, 2015 – 01:30 PM EST

NEW YORK, Mar. 04 /CSRwire/ - Lack of employee engagement is the top issue currently facing 87 percent of HR and business leaders (up from 79 percent last year), according to Deloittes third annual Global Human Capital Trends 2015: Leading in the New...

From Denmark to Mozambique: Health on Two Wheels

Posted: Mar 04, 2015 – 11:30 AM EST

Company bikes, which help employees get around on Novo Nordisk’s sites, are getting a second life to support the work of SOS Children’s Village in Mozambique. Here, volunteers use the bikes to attend vulnerable families and to deliver medicine and food.

Subaru Of America Partners with The Student Spaceflight Experiments Program to Aid Advanced Education for Schools in Need

Posted: Mar 03, 2015 – 03:03 PM EST

CHERRY HILL, NJ, Mar. 03 /CSRwire/ - Subaru of America today announced its continued commitment to the Student Spaceflight Experiments Program (SSEP), through a two-year national partnership with the National Center for Earth and Space Science Education in Washington, D.C. Through the partnership,...

Sandoz Announces Training Program for Midwives in Ethiopia, to Reduce Maternal and Newborn Mortality

Posted: Mar 03, 2015 – 01:55 PM EST

- Approximately 400 mothers and newborns die in Ethiopia each day1,2 partly due to health workers’ limited knowledge in the area of obstetrics - Enhancing medical knowledge and skills of health workers helps reduce maternal and newborn mortality - Sandoz is committed to...

Holy Land Principles Target Cisco

Posted: Mar 03, 2015 – 10:00 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Mar. 03 /CSRwire/ - Fresh from its SEC triple win against Intel, GE, and Corning the Holy Land Principles, Inc. on February 25, 2015 filed a Resolution with Cisco Systems. The Resolution calls on Cisco to sign the Holy Land Principles...

3BL Media Presents 2015 Sustainability Communications Webinar Series

Posted: Mar 02, 2015 – 02:50 PM EST

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. , Mar. 02 /CSRwire/ - Communications professionals responsible for sustainability and CSR will share best practices in a free webinar series organized by 3BL Media and kicking off March 18. The initial event will feature a non-profits social media campaign aimed...

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