December 12, 2018

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Benevity Data Shows #GivingTuesday Activates First-Time Givers

Posted: Nov 26, 2018 – 09:35 AM EST

CALGARY, AB, Nov. 26 /CSRwire/ - Benevity, Inc., the global leader in corporate social responsibility (CSR) and employee engagement software, today announced that among its enterprise clients, nearly half of all employees who donated or volunteered through Benevity for the first time on...

Brands Taking Stands on ESG Issues Is a Movement, Not a Moment, Say 82 Percent of Corporate Leaders Surveyed by 3BL Media and GlobeScan

Posted: Nov 26, 2018 – 08:30 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 26 /CSRwire/ - Eight-out-of-10 corporate leaders believe companies now have an obligation to speak out on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues, according to new research on brand advocacy conducted by GlobeScan and 3BL Media. The tightening labor market, specifically...

Better Returns, Better World: Ørsted Top Ranks in Global ESG Rating of Infrastructure Assets

Posted: Nov 26, 2018 – 08:00 AM EST

COPENHAGEN, Nov. 26 /CSRwire/ - rsted, one of the worlds largest green energy developers, is named Sector Leader in the 2018 GRESB Infrastructure Assessment, for significant steps taken to incorporate sustainability into operations and communicate performance to investors. The GRESB assessment helps investors...

Living Future unConference 2019 Opens for Registration, Focus on Collaboration and Abundance

Posted: Nov 23, 2018 – 12:00 PM EST

SEATTLE, Nov. 23 /CSRwire/ - The International Living Future Institute is hosting its 13th annual Living Future unConference in Seattle, Washington, on April 30-May 3, 2019, at the new Hyatt Regency. Architects, engineers, manufacturers, CSR professionals, and more will gather for the leading...

Teens Invited to Enter Third Annual Operation Prevention Video Challenge as Part of National Opioid Education Initiative

Posted: Nov 23, 2018 – 09:00 AM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md., Nov. 23 /CSRwire/ - The United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), the DEA Educational Foundation, and Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital content and professional development for K-12 classrooms, announced today the launch of the third annual Operation Prevention...

Astellas Global Health Foundation Launches

Posted: Nov 22, 2018 – 11:00 AM EST

TOKYO and NORTHBROOK, Ill., Nov. 22 /CSRwire/ - Astellas Pharma Inc. (TSE: 4503, President and CEO: Kenji Yasukawa, Ph.D., "Astellas") announced the launch of the Astellas Global Health Foundation (AGHF), a new international philanthropic organization dedicated to improving access to health in underserved...

Caterpillar Foundation Invests $50,000 in Second Harvest Japan Tokyo2020: Food for 100,000

Posted: Nov 22, 2018 – 09:00 AM EST

TOKYO, Nov. 22 /CSRwire/ - The Caterpillar Foundation has announced an investment with Second Harvest Japan that will provide direct assistance to households in need through pantries, care packages and mobile pantries. Second Harvest Japan provides a wide assortment of healthy foods for...

Hanes Launches 2018 National Sock Drive to Help the Homeless

Posted: Nov 21, 2018 – 11:22 AM EST

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Nov. 21 /CSRwire/ - Simple things can bring great comfort to those living without shelter. That is why Americas No. 1 basic apparel, underwear and sock brand is donating 225,000 pairs of socks to organizations fighting homelessness across the United States...

National Grid, City of Schenectady Begin Work on Smart City Streetlight Initiative

Posted: Nov 21, 2018 – 11:18 AM EST

SCHENECTADY, N.Y., Nov. 21 /CSRwire/ - National Grid and the City of Schenectady have begun work that will transform the municipality into a smart city by deploying advance street lighting technology. The work will start on Union Street between North College Street and...

New Report Highlights Untapped Potential for Corporate Water Efficiency in the Southwest

Posted: Nov 20, 2018 – 01:50 PM EST

PHOENIX, Nov. 20 /CSRwire/ - With the Bureau of Reclamation warning that the Colorado River could be in an official shortage as soon as 2020, a new report released today by Business for Water Stewardship offers hope that businesses can cut water use...

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