December 09, 2016

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U.S. Chamber Foundation Launches New Project: “Beyond 34: Recycling and Recovery for A New Economy”

Posted: Nov 16, 2016 – 02:00 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16 /CSRwire/ - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation today launched a new project, Beyond 34: Recycling and Recovery for A New Economy. Focused on breaking through the current 34 percent recycling barrier in the United States, the project will provide...

HACR Applauds Appointment of Geisha Williams as President & CEO of PG&E

Posted: Nov 16, 2016 – 01:31 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16 /CSRwire/ - The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) applauds the selection of Geisha J. Williams as the next President CEO of PGE Corporation. Williams will become the first Hispanic woman ever to serve as President CEO of a Fortune...

Sustainable Brands Announces Newest Members to its Advisory Board

Posted: Nov 16, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 16 /CSRwire/ - Sustainable Brands announces 5 newest members to its global Advisory Board. In total, 43 sustainability and brand leaders from diverse industry sectors represent the Sustainable Brands Advisory Board. We are honored to have a dedicated Advisory Board...

Arbor Day Foundation and Publix Collaborate to Clean Florida Waterways

Posted: Nov 16, 2016 – 06:00 AM EST

LINCOLN, Neb., Nov. 16 /CSRwire/ - The Arbor Day Foundation and Publix have joined together to plant trees in an effort to help clean and restore the Lower and Upper Ocklawaha Watersheds of St. Johns River Water Management District. The 600-square-mile Orange Creek...

Pepsico and 21st Century Fox Announce “The Search For Hidden Figures” Contest to Discover Emerging Female Visionaries in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)

Posted: Nov 15, 2016 – 12:00 PM EST

PURCHASE, N.Y., Nov. 15 /CSRwire/ - PepsiCo and 21st Century Fox, in partnership with the New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS), announces The Search for Hidden Figures a new scholarship contest designed to help uncover the next generation of female leaders in science,...

Americans Believe Recycling Progress Being Made Over Time: Concerned About Amount of Waste in Landfills and Oceans

Posted: Nov 15, 2016 – 09:22 AM EST

STAMFORD, CONN., Nov. 15 /CSRwire/ - While the majority of consumers believe many of the issues related to recycling have improved since the 1970s, such as ease of recycling and the amount of waste that is recycled, most consumers feel the amount of...

“Distribute. Analyze. Optimize. Repeat: How CSR & Sustainability Communicators Engage With Target Audiences Using 3BL Media” – Free Webinar, Dec. 7, 9:30 a.m. ET

Posted: Nov 15, 2016 – 08:45 AM EST

NORTHAMPTON, Mass., Nov. 15 /CSRwire/ - The new generation of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability communicators are operating in real-time. The days of dedicating a companys resources around a single CSR or sustainability report is rapidly coming to an end in favor...

New Initiative Aims to Advance Responsible Sourcing of Raw Materials in Technology Supply Chains

Posted: Nov 15, 2016 – 08:30 AM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Nov. 15 /CSRwire/ - The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC) and the Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI) today announced the launch of the Responsible Raw Materials Initiative (RRMI) to address the most significant social and environmental impacts related to the extraction and...

VF Corporation Cuts Global Emissions by 12 Percent During 5-Year Period; Exceeds Carbon Reduction Goal

Posted: Nov 15, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C., Nov. 15 /CSRwire/ - VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) today announced a reduction in global carbon emissions by 12 percent from 2011 to 2015, exceeding the 5 percent goal originally set for that 5-year period. VFs achievement prevented more than 38,000 tons...

Benevity Supports the Launch of Apple Pay for Charities

Posted: Nov 14, 2016 – 07:45 PM EST

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 14 /CSRwire/ - Benevity, Inc., the global leader in online workplace giving, matching, volunteering and community investment software, is pleased to announce our supporting role in the launch of Apple Pay for charities an easy, secure and private way to...

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