April 28, 2015

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Chevron's Secret Videos Show Company Technicians Finding and Mocking Extensive Oil Contamination in Ecuador Rainforest

Posted: Apr 08, 2015 – 02:45 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif., Apr. 08 /CSRwire/ - Internal Chevron videos of secret "pre-inspections" of well sites during the Ecuador pollution trial show company technicians finding and then mocking the extensive oil contamination in areas of the Amazon rainforest that the oil giant had claimed...

Electronics Industry Leads the Way in Combating Forced Labor

Posted: Apr 08, 2015 – 08:30 AM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va., , Apr. 08 /CSRwire/ - The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), a nonprofit coalition of leading electronics companies dedicated to supply chain responsibility, has made the eradication of forced labor a high priority in 2015 as evidenced by a series of...

Socially Responsible Shopping Crawls Upward While Charitable Giving Makes a Comeback in Third Annual Conscious Consumer Spending Index (#CCSIndex)

Posted: Apr 08, 2015 – 08:30 AM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Apr. 08 /CSRwire/ - All signs point toward continued, albeit modest, growth in social enterprise and the number of Americans who are doing more good with their daily spending, according to the third annual Conscious Consumer Spending Index (#CCSIndex). In total,...

Western Union Responds with Support for Relief Efforts to the Victims of Super Cyclone Pam

Posted: Apr 07, 2015 – 07:37 PM EST

SYDNEY, Australia, Apr. 07 /CSRwire/ - The Western Union Company today announced a multi-faceted response program that will provide support for disaster relief efforts that target the families and communities most affected by Cyclone Pam in Vanuatu. The program includes grant funding from...

CVS Health Foundation $5 Million Community Health Investment Improves Access, Affordability

Posted: Apr 07, 2015 – 03:00 PM EST

55 new grant recipients announced in partnership with Free and Charitable Clinics, School-Based Health Centers and Community Health Centers Data shows partnership grants to date have already increased access to care, improved care coordination for patients and resulted in better management of chronic...

U.S. Chamber Foundation and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Announce New Health and Economic Opportunity Initiative

Posted: Apr 07, 2015 – 02:30 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Apr. 07 /CSRwire/ - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation today announced a two-year initiative to engage the American business community on the overlap of health and economic opportunity. The Better Health through Economic Opportunity campaign will be made possible through a...

SROI – Social Value & Impact Measurement

Posted: Apr 07, 2015 – 12:21 PM EST

ATHENS, Apr. 07 /CSRwire/ - In a rapidly changing environment the concept of measuring investment returns and results arising from the strategy and practices of corporate social responsibility and sustainability, is imperative. In this context, Global Sustain organizes the training seminar SROI SOCIAL...

Sustainable Biomass Partnership Accepts SCS Global Services as Applicant Certification Body

Posted: Apr 07, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

EMERYVILLE, CA, Apr. 07 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - SCS Global Services (SCS), a leader in third-party environmental and sustainability certification, announced that it has been accepted as an applicant Certification Body for the Sustainable Biomass Partnership (SBP). As a result, SCS is now...

Green Mountain Energy Expands to Provide Renewable Energy to Massachusetts and New Jersey Homes

Posted: Apr 07, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

AUSTIN, Texas, Apr. 07 /CSRwire/ - Green Mountain Energy Company, the nations longest serving renewable energy retailer, today announced it is now offering service to residential customers in Massachusetts and New Jersey. The initial expansion will bring 100 percent clean, renewable energy sourced...

Savii Group Announces Official Launch of PinPoint, Find It, Share It™

Posted: Apr 07, 2015 – 06:00 AM EST

SAN DIEGO, Calif., Apr. 07 /CSRwire/ - San Diego-based Savii Group, a market leading cost recovery and cost savings provider specializing in buy-side intelligence is pleased to announce the launch of their new PinPoint, Find It, Share It program. The PinPoint program is...

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