October 25, 2016

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Kiva and The MasterCard Foundation Announce Five-Year Project to Expand Financial Access Among African Smallholder Farmers and Rural Populations

Posted: Oct 11, 2016 – 09:30 AM EST

San Francisco, CA, Oct. 11 /CSRwire/ - Kiva and The MasterCard Foundation today entered into a five-year, $7.9 million partnership to test and scale financial services and loan products tailored to the unique needs of smallholder farmers and rural populations in Sub-Saharan Africa....

CITGO and Special Olympics Arkansas Hit the Road for the World’s Largest Truck Convoy®

Posted: Oct 10, 2016 – 03:26 PM EST

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Oct. 10 /CSRwire/ - CITGO Petroleum Corporation and Special Olympics Arkansas took to the highways of Arkansas for the Worlds Largest Truck Convoy to help raise awareness and funds for Special Olympics year-round programs for people with intellectual disabilities. On...

Sodexo Turf Management Team Implements Innovative Dry-jecting Solution to Combat Flooding

Posted: Oct 10, 2016 – 01:17 PM EST

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Oct. 10 /CSRwire/ - Students at Lake Forest Academy (LFA) are now playing soccer on fields that hosted world-class athletes earlier this summer after innovative ideas from world leader in Quality of Life services, Sodexo, and its turf management team solved...

OnStar Donates $400,000 to First Responders

Posted: Oct 10, 2016 – 09:53 AM EST

DETROIT, Oct. 10 /CSRwire/ - OnStar celebrates its 20th anniversary by giving $20,000 each to 20 public safety personnel who experienced serious physical injury or hardship that impacted their ability to perform their jobs. OnStar identified the 20 recipients by working with the...

Forest City Sponsors Three Hispanic Heritage College Scholarships

Posted: Oct 07, 2016 – 04:58 PM EST

CLEVELAND, Oct. 07 /CSRwire/ - Forest City Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: FCEA and FCEB) continued the company's partnership with Esperanza, Inc., Ohios only nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion and advancement of Hispanic educational achievement, with the recent sponsorship of three $1,000 college...

Las Vegas Builds 35,000 Hygiene Kits with Clean the World at The Venetian

Posted: Oct 07, 2016 – 04:06 PM EST

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 07 /CSRwire/ - Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) completed part of its worldwide volunteer effort last Saturday, October 1 to build 100,000 hygiene kits this year for social enterprise Clean the World to help improve the health and well-being...

Sustainable Brands Releases Full Program for Annual New Metrics Conference

Posted: Oct 07, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Oct. 07 /CSRwire/ - Sustainable Brands recently announced the full program for New Metrics16, scheduled for November 14-16 in Boston, MA. Drawing together over 400 global business leaders, the conference will focus on the emerging methods for identifying, measuring, and...

Industry Leaders, Government Officials and NGOs to Meet at Responsible Electronics 2016

Posted: Oct 06, 2016 – 04:30 PM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 06 /CSRwire/ - The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), a nonprofit coalition of leading electronics companies dedicated to improving social, environmental and ethical conditions in their global supply chains, today announced additional speakers for its annual conference in Santa Clara,...

Price Alone Is Not Enough: U.S. Military Embedding Sustainability Criteria in Spending

Posted: Oct 06, 2016 – 03:05 PM EST

NEW YORK, Oct. 06 /CSRwire/ - The way companies evaluate Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) has reached a tipping point, according to a new CDP report entitled A Paradigm Shift in Total Cost of Ownership, released today. As more and more major purchasersincluding...

Boston College Center For Corporate Citizenship Offers New Online Learning Program

Posted: Oct 06, 2016 – 02:00 PM EST

Chestnut Hill, MA, Oct. 06 /CSRwire/ - Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship, Carroll School of Management announced it is offering a new online course titled, Corporate Citizenship 101: The Fundamentals. The course, which runs from October 31 through December 16, 2017, translates...



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