July 04, 2015

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Chevron's Pollution Dispute Belongs in Ecuador's Courts, Says New York Appellate Panel

Posted: Jun 16, 2015 – 07:59 PM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Jun. 16 /CSRwire/ - A New York state appellate court has ruled that Ecuadors courts are entitled to resolve any disputes related to the distribution of funds from the $9.5 billion environmental judgment against Chevron, handing a victory to New...

Global Impact Expands Signature Fund Platform For Corporate, Individual and Collective Impact

Posted: Jun 16, 2015 – 12:14 PM EST

ALEXANDRIA, VA , Jun. 16 /CSRwire/ - As part of Global Impacts ongoing efforts to grow global philanthropy, and help the worlds most vulnerable people, the organization recently built and launched several new Signature Funds for a variety of clients. These platforms allow...

Verb, Inc. Secures $2.3 Million in Seed Funding to Drive Social Entrepreneurship

Posted: Jun 16, 2015 – 07:15 AM EST

AUSTIN, Texas, Jun. 16 /CSRwire/ - Today, Verb (www.goverb.com) announced closure of $2.3 million in Series Seed funding, which is one of the largest rounds ever for an Austin-based social enterprise. Verb connects large corporations and foundations to thousands of social entrepreneurs around...

Metlife Foundation Makes Significant Progress Towards $200 Million, Five Year Commitment to Financial Inclusion

Posted: Jun 15, 2015 – 03:35 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jun. 15 /CSRwire/ - Today, MetLife Foundation released its 2014 Annual Report, Into Action, highlighting its activities and showcasing a broad array of partners, grantees and activities. Over the last year, the Foundation has made significant progress toward achieving its goals...

Astellas Employees Assemble Thousands Of Care Packages For Homeless Veterans

Posted: Jun 15, 2015 – 02:12 PM EST

ORLANDO, Jun. 15 /CSRwire/ - More than 1,200 Astellas Pharma employees worked together during a corporate meeting to help A Veterans Community, a nonprofit organization with a mission to provide safe, stable housing to homeless veterans and their families. A staggering 17 percent...

Three Years in a Row: Novo Nordisk In Turkey Recognised for Ethical Conduct

Posted: Jun 15, 2015 – 08:30 AM EST

Bagsværd, Denmark, Jun. 15 /CSRwire/ - For the third consecutive year, Novo Nordisk Turkey received the Turkish Ethics Award, ETİKA 2014, for high ethical business conduct. The ETİKA Award aims to recognise and publicly praise companies who value ethics and who are committed...

FCA US Powers STEM Pipeline with Diverse Talent

Posted: Jun 12, 2015 – 04:28 PM EST

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jun. 12 /CSRwire/ - FCA US LLC has been named a Top Supporter of engineering programs at the nation's Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) for the fourth consecutive year, according to U.S. Black Engineer Information Technology (USBEIT) magazine. In...

Commitment Moves to Achievement as B.C. Celebrates Two Further ASC Certified Salmon Farms

Posted: Jun 12, 2015 – 04:03 PM EST

CAMPBELL RIVER, B.C.,, Jun. 12 /CSRwire/ - Salmon farmers in B.C. continue to reach significant milestones on their way to achieving 100% Gold Standard third-party certification by 2020 with the announcement of two further salmon farms certified by the Aquaculture Stewardship Council. Cermaq...

National Grid Ranked Top Green Utility in the World

Posted: Jun 12, 2015 – 03:00 PM EST

WALTHAM, Mass., Jun. 12 /CSRwire/ - This week National Grid PLC landed the number one spot as a utility on Newsweek's Top Green Companies in the World 2015, ranking 29th overall. The Newsweek Green Rankings are one of the worlds leading corporate environmental...

Partnership to Help Communities Protect and Care for Children Impacted by Disasters

Posted: Jun 11, 2015 – 02:53 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jun. 11 /CSRwire/ - GSK, the National Center for Disaster Preparedness and Save the Children today announced a partnership to protect the millions of children who are at risk of natural or man-made disasters. Every day, 69 million children spend the...

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