July 27, 2015

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Toyota Helps Paralyzed Veteran Open Spinal Cord Injury Recovery Center

Posted: Jul 17, 2015 – 03:30 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla., Jul. 17 /CSRwire/ - During his third tour of duty in Afghanistan, Romy Camargos patrol was ambushed. A snipers bullet changed the life of this decorated war veteran and his family. Now, with help from Toyota, Camargo, his family and a...

Wildlife Works Announced as Africa’s First Carbon Neutral, Fair Trade Factory

Posted: Jul 17, 2015 – 03:00 PM EST

Fair Trade USA partners with Wildlife Works--the first carbon neutral, Fair Trade factory in Africa--and Threads 4 Thought, on new Fair Trade apparel line. Available online and in select Whole Foods Markets.

Mars Wants Industry, Government and Charity Sector “to Work Together to Address Global Threat of Unsafe Food”

Posted: Jul 17, 2015 – 02:24 PM EST

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, Jul. 17 /CSRwire/ - Mars, Incorporated has said that the critical challenge of food safety will only be solved through greater collaboration between business, government and NGOs. Mars Global Business Advisor John Cordaro was speaking at a Mars co-sponsored panel...

Mary Kay Independent Sales Force Convenes in Dallas Bringing $30 Million Economic Impact for Annual Seminar

Posted: Jul 16, 2015 – 03:53 PM EST

DALLAS, Jul. 16 /CSRwire/ - Its a familiar sound in North Texas in mid-July thousands of clicking high heels and roaring pink Cadillacs as more than 27,000 attendees convene in Dallas during Mary Kays annual Seminar. The event, running July 16 through Aug....

EIRIS Foundation Launches Database of Companies Doing Business in Occupied Lands

Posted: Jul 16, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

LONDON and WASHINGTON, Jul. 16 /CSRwire/ - Today, building on its 30-year history of providing free and objective information on ethical finance and corporate activity to the public, the EIRIS Foundation announced the release of a new online database of companies in Crimea...

Owens Corning Publishes 2014 Sustainability Report

Posted: Jul 16, 2015 – 07:30 AM EST

TOLEDO, Ohio, Jul. 16 /CSRwire/ - Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) announced strong progress in reducing its environmental footprint and improving the environmental impact and transparency of its products. The company released these results today in its ninth annual sustainability report. "We are proud...

Hundreds of Children in India Benefit From Children International’s Early Childhood Development Program Thanks to Support From the Guru Krupa Foundation

Posted: Jul 15, 2015 – 02:49 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jul. 15 /CSRwire/ - About 80 percent of brain development takes place by the time a child is 5, with the first three years seeing the maximum growth1. The early childhood period is a critical time that lays the foundation...

Senator Webb Showed No Interest in Ireland

Posted: Jul 15, 2015 – 01:51 PM EST

CAPITOL HILL, WASHINGTON, Jul. 15 /CSRwire/ - The latest Democratic candidate to announce hes running for president, former Senator Jim Webb (2007- 2013), may tout his foreign policy expertize but he has shown absolutely no interest in equality, justice and peace in Northern...

John Dewar & Sons Surges Ahead with State-of-the-Art Sustainability Practices

Posted: Jul 15, 2015 – 10:29 AM EST

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Jul. 15 /CSRwire/ - The DEWAR Aberfeldy Distillery in the heart of the Scottish Highlands is known for its rich tradition of producing some of the worlds finest Scotch while at the same time, setting industry-leading sustainability standards. The late 2014...

Secretary-General Asks Business to Join Forces with UN on Framework for Financing Global Priorities

Posted: Jul 14, 2015 – 03:13 PM EST

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, Jul. 14 /CSRwire/ - Meeting today with CEOs, heads of state and ministers at a forum on the sidelines of a global finance summit, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on the corporate community to be our partners in supporting and financing...

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