August 17, 2017

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New Analysis Shows Fuel Economy and Emissions Standards Enhance Auto Industry Financial Prospects

Posted: Aug 11, 2017 – 12:59 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Aug. 11 /CSRwire/ - As disruption from new technologies, mobility models and global trends threaten financial prospects for legacy automakers, national fuel economy and emissions standards can help increase the viability and international competitiveness of domestic automakers and suppliers, according to a...

On National Safe Digging Day, Consumers Energy Reminds Public to Notify MISS DIG 8-1-1 Before Digging

Posted: Aug 11, 2017 – 12:52 PM EST

JACKSON, Mich., Aug. 11 /CSRwire/ - Today is National Safe Digging 8-1-1 Day, and Consumers Energy is encouraging Michigan homeowners and business owners to call MISS DIG 8-1-1 before starting digging projects. The safety of our customers, the public and local communities is...

Ten Steps To Improving Your Child's Academic Performance

Posted: Aug 11, 2017 – 10:51 AM EST

CHICAGO, Aug. 11 /CSRwire/ - In my book Leadership Its Childs Play: Ten Steps To Childrens Leadership, I focused on ten steps to improve childrens leadership abilities. This is another list of ten steps, but these are focused on a strategy to improve...

KeyBank Provides $8.7 Million in Total Financing for Affordable Housing in Portland, OR

Posted: Aug 10, 2017 – 04:26 PM EST

CLEVELAND , Aug. 10 /CSRwire/ - KeyBank Community Development Lending Investment (CDLI) has provided $8.7 million in total financing to support the non-profit Central City Concern in constructing 51 new units of affordable workforce housing that will serve individuals making between 30-60% AMI...

Voya Financial Releases 2016/2017 Corporate Responsibility Annual Report

Posted: Aug 10, 2017 – 04:13 PM EST

NEW YORK, Aug. 10 /CSRwire/ - Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that it has published its 2016/2017 Corporate Responsibility Annual Report, which details ways in which the companys corporate responsibility (CR) pillars have been integrated with its day-to-day business strategy and...

Las Vegas Sands Takes Action on Climate Change with New Set of Sustainability Goals

Posted: Aug 10, 2017 – 03:58 PM EST

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 10 /CSRwire/ - Sands ECO360, the global corporate sustainability program of Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) has released its 2016 environmental report. The report marks the companys first annual measurement against its revised sustainability goals, building upon the success and...

ViiV Healthcare Expands U.S. Commitment to Youth Living With HIV Through Its Positive Action Program

Posted: Aug 10, 2017 – 08:30 AM EST

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Aug. 10 /CSRwire/ - ViiV Healthcare announced today it will award six new grants designed to help improve the lives of young people living with HIV through its Positive Action for Youth program. The program, which builds on ViiV...

Thread Raises $10,000 In Kiva Funding to 10X Micro-Loan Program

Posted: Aug 09, 2017 – 03:30 PM EST

PITTSBURGH, Pa., Aug. 09 /CSRwire/ - Responsible fabric manufacturer Thread worked with Kivas direct-to-social enterprise loan program in April to raise $10,000. The loans are based on the principle that lending alongside thousands of others is one of the most powerful and sustainable...

New USA Whitepaper on Why Business Backs Climate Action

Posted: Aug 09, 2017 – 02:00 PM EST

LONDON, Aug. 09 /CSRwire/ - Ethical Corporation released its latest whitepaper on the benefits of business to back the Paris climate agreement. The report has 7 pages of expert response including: How business leaders react to President Trumps pull-out from the Paris climate...

ELEVATE Acquires Laborlink

Posted: Aug 09, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

HONG KONG, Aug. 09 /CSRwire/ - ELEVATE, the leading business risk and sustainability solutions provider, has acquired Laborlink, including all technology and related business activities, from California-based nonprofit Good World Solutions. Laborlink is a mobile platform that establishes a two-way communication channel for...

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