October 28, 2016

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Gildan Donates to Humanitarian Relief Efforts in Haiti

Posted: Oct 27, 2016 – 03:41 PM EST

MONTREAL, QUEBEC, Oct. 27 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) -- Gildan Activewear, Inc. (TSX: GIL)(NYSE: GIL) announced today that it is donating $50,000 to assist with the relief efforts in Haiti following Hurricane Matthew. The funds will be distributed equally between two organizations - UNICEF...

Chicken of the Sea International Releases 2015 Sustainability Report

Posted: Oct 27, 2016 – 03:13 PM EST

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 27 /CSRwire/ - Demonstrating its commitment to operating an environmentally and socially responsible business, Chicken of the Sea International releases its 2015 corporate sustainability report and is ahead of schedule to meet many 2020 goals. Chicken of the Seas sustainability...

Astellas and Donate Life America Attempt to Achieve GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Title for Organ Donor Registrations

Posted: Oct 27, 2016 – 01:54 PM EST

NORTHBROOK, Ill. and RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 27 /CSRwire/ - At any given moment in America, there are more than 120,000 men, women and children awaiting lifesaving organ transplant(1). To bring greater focus to the critical importance of organ donation, Astellas and Donate Life...

The 2016 HACR Leadership Pipeline Program Is SOLD OUT

Posted: Oct 27, 2016 – 11:14 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C. , Oct. 27 /CSRwire/ - The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) is pleased to announce that its second annual Leadership Pipeline Program (LPP) is sold out. The event will take place on October 31-November 1, at the Marriott Marquis Time...

Hasbro Launches BE FEARLESS BE KIND, a Philanthropic Initiative to Nurture Empathy and Compassion in Youth, and Help Them Put Kindness into Action

Posted: Oct 27, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

PAWTUCKET, R.I. , Oct. 27 /CSRwire/ - Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), a global play and entertainment company, today launched BE FEARLESS BE KIND, its largest philanthropic initiative ever, designed to empower kids to have the empathy, compassion and courage to stand up for others...

Arrow Electronics Sponsors Cardboard Engineering Challenge for Cherry Creek School District

Posted: Oct 26, 2016 – 04:05 PM EST

DENVER, Oct. 26 /CSRwire/ - A full-sized bobsled with blinking LED lights. A 10-foot blue dragon. Skyscrapers, bulldozers, even a version of Van Goghs Starry Night painting all made from scrap materials by schoolchildren in Arrow Electronics communities as part of a global...

Global Sustain Circular Economy Forum in Berlin on 8/11

Posted: Oct 26, 2016 – 04:00 PM EST

BERLIN, Oct. 26 /CSRwire/ - After a successful presentation in Barcelona during the SwitchMed Connect, Global Sustain proudly presents the Yearbook 2015/16 Sustainable Consumption and Production: Towards a Circular Economy in a special Forum on circular economy that will take place in Berlin,...

Las Vegas Sands Recognized as World Leader for Corporate Climate Change

Posted: Oct 26, 2016 – 03:36 PM EST

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 26 /CSRwire/ - Las Vegas Sands Corp.(NYSE: LVS) has been identified as a global leader for its actions and strategies in response to climate change, and has been awarded a position for a third time on the Climate A List...

OppenheimerFunds Launches Math Literacy Program: 10,000 Kids by 2020

Posted: Oct 26, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, NY, Oct. 26 /CSRwire/ - OppenheimerFunds, a leading global asset manager, announced its new philanthropic initiative 10,000 Kids by 2020, which aims to engage 10,000 students in math literacy programs over the next several years through non-profit partnerships and active employee...

UPS Mobilizes Global Logistics Network for Hurricane Matthew with $1 Million in Financial and In-Kind Support

Posted: Oct 25, 2016 – 02:28 PM EST

ATLANTA, Oct. 25 /CSRwire/ - The UPS Foundation, which leads the global citizenship programs for UPS (NYSE: UPS), today announced more than USD $1 million in emergency funding and in-kind support to help response and recovery efforts following the destructive hurricane that recently...



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