August 03, 2015

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New Study, Commissioned by Verizon, Addresses a Persistent Knowledge Gap by Analyzing the Financial Impacts of Corporate Responsibility Programs

Posted: Jul 09, 2015 – 03:11 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jul. 09 /CSRwire/ - Those who think corporate responsibility (CR) is at best a nice thing to do, and at worst a distraction, should think again. A comprehensive study commissioned by Verizon and issued today (July 9) by IO Sustainability and...

Sustainable Apparel Coalition Recognizes SCS Global Services as Approved Verifier for New Pilot Program

Posted: Jul 09, 2015 – 09:06 AM EST

EMERYVILLE, CA, Jul. 09 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Leading third-party certifier SCS Global Services (SCS) announced today that it has been approved for the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) Verification Pilot for the Environmental Facility Module. SCS joined the SAC as an affiliate member...

Nestlé Announces New Career Acceleration Program in the U.S.

Posted: Jul 09, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Jul. 09 /CSRwire/ - Today, Nestl in the United States launched Project Opportunity, a new career acceleration initiative to help people of all ages gain work experience and strengthen their professional development skills in food and beverage manufacturing. As part of Nestls...

Social Enterprise Sevamob Uses Mobile Technology to Deliver Healthcare in India

Posted: Jul 08, 2015 – 01:07 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jul. 08 /CSRwire/ - The social enterprise Sevamob is fundamentally transforming primary healthcare in India through mobile clinics and a tele-health marketplace. The newest company to join the Business Call to Action (BCtA), Sevamob, has committed to reducing anemia by 30...

The Lemelson Foundation Grows Its Expertise with Three New Team Members

Posted: Jul 08, 2015 – 11:00 AM EST

PORTLAND, OR, Jul. 08 /CSRwire/ - The Lemelson Foundation, the worlds leading funder of invention in service of social and economic change, announced today that it has hired three new team members, expanding its capacity both locally and globally. Graham Pugh will serve...

JetBlue’s Robin Hayes Discusses the Airline’s Mission of Inspiring Humanity

Posted: Jul 08, 2015 – 10:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jul. 08 /CSRwire/ - A CEO leads a companys business strategy and the same is true when it comes to integrating values into business practices. In the interview below, crewmembers including JetBlue CEO and President Robin Hayes introduce The Blue Review...

RobecoSAM Forecasts Global Water Market Rebound

Posted: Jul 08, 2015 – 09:30 AM EST

- Global water market expected to reach USD 1 trillion by 2025 - Water scarcity challenges drive demand for innovative solutions and increase investment opportunities - Growth in water market to rebound at an expected CAGR of 5-6% over the next 5 years

Registrations Going Fast for the 2015 Women’s Leadership Conference at MGM Grand Las Vegas, July 13 & 14

Posted: Jul 07, 2015 – 02:15 PM EST

LAS VEGAS, Jul. 07 /CSRwire/ - MGM Resorts Foundations Womens Leadership Conference may be days away, but there is still time to register for this annual gathering being held at the MGM Grand Conference Center on July 13 and 14. The Womens Leadership...

The North Face Explore Fund Program Awards $500,000 to Non-Profits in 2015

Posted: Jul 07, 2015 – 11:00 AM EST

ALAMEDA, Calif., Jul. 07 /CSRwire/ - The North Face today announced the final winners of the 2015 Explore Fund $500,000 grants program funding 47 organizations throughout the U.S. The North Face Explore Fund chose projects that use outdoor exploration as the catalyst for...

If Cisco Supports Ruggie, It Should Have No Problem Signing Holy Land Principles

Posted: Jul 07, 2015 – 10:03 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jul. 07 /CSRwire/ - The Silicon Valley giant networking company Cisco is being challenged to show it is committed to the Ruggie Principles by signing the Holy Land Principles. The Ruggie Principles (The UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights)...

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