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KeyBank Provides $31.2 Million in Total Financing for Affordable Housing in Oregon

Posted: Aug 23, 2017 – 03:53 PM EST

CLEVELAND, Aug. 23 /CSRwire/ - KeyBank Community Development Lending Investment (CDLI) has provided a total of $31.2 million in financing to Mountain West Investment Corporation (MWIC) and its non-profit arm, Community Resource Trust (CRT), for the construction of Cornerstone Apartments in Salem, OR....

National Mentoring Summit Offers Exclusive Sessions for Corporate, Philanthropic Partners

Posted: Aug 23, 2017 – 12:07 PM EST

BOSTON, Aug. 23 /CSRwire/ - On January 24, mentoring takes center stage in Washington, D.C. when nearly 1,000 youth mentoring practitioners, researchers, advocates, corporate partners, philanthropists, government and civic leaders and national and local youth-serving organizations will gather for the eighth annual National...

BCLC's 2016/17 Social Responsibility Report

Posted: Aug 23, 2017 – 12:05 PM EST

KAMLOOPS, B.C., Aug. 23 /CSRwire/ - This week BCLC released its 2016/17 Social Responsibility Report, organized and presented in accordance with the core GRI G4 framework. BCLC is committed to following internationally recognized best practices in sustainability reporting and this year its key...

Fuel-Efficient Chevrolet Malibu Built at an Energy-Efficient Plant

Posted: Aug 22, 2017 – 03:30 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Kan., Aug. 22 /CSRwire/ - General Motors Fairfax Assembly plant, home of the Chevrolet Malibu, earned ENERGY STARcertification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, signifying it meets strict energy performance levels. GM Fairfax is the only manufacturing plant in Kansas to...

Time Now for Creating Alternative Futures

Posted: Aug 22, 2017 – 10:10 AM EST

"A new generation of Futurists will be reading this seminal book and the incredible, important work of Hazel Henderson." Julie Friedman Steele, CEO / Board Chair, World Future Society.

Supplier Development: Quantifiable Bottom Line Benefits - Webinar Recordings

Posted: Aug 22, 2017 – 04:00 AM EST

LONDON, Aug. 22 /CSRwire/ - Moving beyond audit and shift mindsets across your supply chain and internally might be the hardest task but truly engaging suppliers in sustainability is key to reduce costs, drive efficiencies and minimise risk to ensure business impact, reputation...

Approximately $22.6 Million Raised by Global Impact for its Members through Workplace Giving Campaigns in Fiscal Year 2017

Posted: Aug 21, 2017 – 12:46 PM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 21 /CSRwire/ - Global Impact, whose mission is to build partnerships and resources for the worlds most vulnerable people, announced today that it raised approximately $22.6 million in fiscal year 2017 (July 1, 2016 June 30, 2017) for its charity...

JetBlue’s Head of CSR Icema Gibbs to Emcee COMMIT!Forum

Posted: Aug 21, 2017 – 10:49 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Aug. 21 /CSRwire/ - The head of corporate social responsibility (CSR) for JetBlue, Icema Gibbs, will act as master of ceremonies for day two of COMMIT!Forum, the annual gathering of CSR and sustainability professionals, Oct. 11-12 at MGM National Harbor. Leaders...

Sundance Square and Green Mountain Energy Announce Extended Clean Energy Partnership

Posted: Aug 21, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 21 /CSRwire/ - Sundance Square, a 35-block mixed-use development in downtown Fort Worth, announced today it has extended its nine-year relationship with Green Mountain Energy for another seven years to provide renewable energy for all of its 42 buildings....

Texas Trees Foundation Announces New Dallas Urban Heat Island Effect Report and Findings, Sponsored by Alliance Data and Wells Fargo

Posted: Aug 18, 2017 – 12:55 PM EST

- Dallas county heating up second-fastest in United States - Data reveals trees help mitigate rising temperatures, improve health of community, offset carbon emissions - Study to help inform, drive action for municipalities, urban developers and corporations



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