August 17, 2017

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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...

Business Momentum a Boost for Cargill’s Positive Impact with Customers and Communities

Posted: Aug 09, 2017 – 07:45 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 09 /CSRwire/ - Building on strong earnings in fiscal 2017, Cargill is working to continue growing its business and corporate responsibility impact. The companys 2017 annual report, launched today, outlines its business growth and community impact. We are proud of the...

Ashridge Executive Education: 'Action Research' Method Trains Business Leaders to Make Impact

Posted: Aug 08, 2017 – 11:11 AM EST

Originally published in Best Practice - Spring 2017 issue

FigBytes Inc. Granted Membership of the Social Stock Exchange

Posted: Aug 08, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

GATINEAU, Quebec, Aug. 08 /CSRwire/ - FigBytes Inc. (), today announced that it has been approved as a member of the Social Stock Exchange (SSX), (www.socialstockexchange.com) following the ratification of its impact report by the independent Admissions Panel. The Social Stock Exchange enables...

JPMorgan Chase Invests $500,000 to Prepare Chicagoans for High-Demand Careers on the South Side

Posted: Aug 08, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

CHICAGO, Aug. 08 /CSRwire/ - JPMorgan Chase Co. today announced a $500,000 data-driven investment to the Arthur M. Brazier Foundation to help expand Chicago residents access to economic opportunity through a robotics technician training program operated by BSD Industries. BSD is a social...

National Soil Health Measurements to Accelerate Agricultural Transformation

Posted: Aug 07, 2017 – 12:51 PM EST

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Aug. 07 /CSRwire/ - For scientists, farmers and ag policy makers, one nagging question has yet to be completely Just how healthy (or unhealthy) are the nations soils? We cant really know the answer to that question until we...

MainStreet Partners Releases Its Annual Impact Report

Posted: Aug 07, 2017 – 07:00 AM EST

LONDON, Aug. 07 /CSRwire/ - MainStreet Partners was founded to provide any investor with transparent and easy access to companies and funds that achieve consistent financial returns while improving peoples lives and protecting the planet. Where and how capital is deployed has a...

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