October 27, 2016

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Hasbro Ranks No. 1 Most Responsible Company in the Consumer Items Industry

Posted: Oct 20, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

PAWTUCKET, R.I. , Oct. 20 /CSRwire/ - Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) announced today that for the second straight year, it has been named the #1 Most Responsible Company in the Consumer Items Industry Sector for 2016, according to Corporate Responsibility Magazine. "It is...

Boston Event Sparks a National Conversation on Diversity in Incubators and Accelerators

Posted: Oct 19, 2016 – 05:16 PM EST

BOSTON, Oct. 19 /CSRwire/ - An event hosted in Boston next week is sparking a national conversation on what it will take to increase women and minority participation in incubators and accelerators. The convening, Catalyzing Inclusivity in Incubators and Accelerators, is organized by...

YourCause and United Way Worldwide Expands Service Portfolio

Posted: Oct 19, 2016 – 03:00 PM EST

PLANO, TX, Oct. 19 /CSRwire/ - YourCause, an industry leader in employee engagement solutions, and United Way Worldwide have expanded their existing partnership and announced the launch of a Donor Advised Fund (DAF) now available for all enterprises using YourCauses CSRconnect Employee Engagement...

SHERPA Sustainability Institute Unveils 3rd Open-Source Tutorial - Social Media for Stakeholder Engagement and CISR® Certification Course

Posted: Oct 19, 2016 – 12:27 PM EST

DURANGO, Colo., Oct. 19 /CSRwire/ - SHERPA Sustainability Institute has just released the third installment of a complimentary Voice of the Stakeholder (VOS) Online Tutorial Series, focused on Social Media for Stakeholder Engagement. Since launching the series in September, the response has been...

First Global Sustainability Reporting Standards Set to Transform Business

Posted: Oct 19, 2016 – 12:05 AM EST

AMSTERDAM, Oct. 19 /CSRwire/ - Today, GRI launched the worlds first global standards for sustainability reporting, giving companies a common language for disclosing non-financial information. The GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards will enable companies around the world to be more transparent about their impacts...

World Food Program USA and Cargill Partner to Strengthen Local Food Security

Posted: Oct 18, 2016 – 03:30 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - More than 100,000 schoolchildren in three countries will be served school meals sourced from local farmers over the next two years as part of a new joint program from the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), World Food...

Newmont Releases Official Response to Independent Report on Land Dispute in Peru

Posted: Oct 18, 2016 – 01:00 PM EST

DENVER, Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) (Newmont or the Company) today released the Companys official response to the independent report examining the ongoing land dispute in Peru between members of the Chaupe family and Yanacocha. The document may be...

U.S. Chamber Foundation Joins Institute for Corporate Social Responsibility

Posted: Oct 18, 2016 – 11:15 AM EST

WASHINGTON D.C., Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation today announced that it will join the Institute for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) as an active marketing and thought partner to help expand the reach of the program and position the...

MUFG Union Bank Foundation Provides Grants to Support Small Businesses and Increase Home Ownership

Posted: Oct 18, 2016 – 11:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - The MUFG Union Bank Foundation today announced $1.25 million in grant funding for 30 nonprofit organizations that provide small business technical assistance and homeownership counseling in California and the Pacific Northwest. Through the banks Advancing Communities Forward...

Sustainable Solution to Infrastructure Decline Exhibited at Federal Highway Administration

Posted: Oct 18, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J., Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - Crumbling infrastructure has reached crisis proportions across the globe, with the U.S. Department of Transportations (USDOT) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) estimating that $170 billion in capital investment will be needed each year to improve conditions of the...



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