September 04, 2015

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U.S. Chamber Foundation Announces Citizens Awards Finalists

Posted: Aug 11, 2015 – 11:30 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Aug. 11 /CSRwire/ - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation today named the finalists for the 2015 Corporate Citizenship Awards. For the 16th year, the awards will honor businesses and chambers of commerce from around the world for positive social and community...

Interview with Dr. Robert Eccles on Sustainability, Data, and ESG Innovations

Posted: Aug 11, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 11 /CSRwire/ - In a recent interview with TruValue Labs, Dr. Robert Eccles, Professor of Management Practice at Harvard Business School, discusses the importance of sustainability, the trends behind Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) reporting and data sets, and...

Equitable Origin to Apply Social, Environmental Standards and Certification to Renewable Energy Projects

Posted: Aug 11, 2015 – 07:30 AM EST

NEW YORK, Aug. 11 /CSRwire/ - The worlds first independent standards and certification system for oil and gas production is expanding into renewable energy, Equitable Origin (EO) announced today. The international nonprofit organization believes that setting social and environmental standards and certifying responsible...

More than 900,000 to Benefit from Grant-Funded Science and Math Programs as They Head Back to the Classroom

Posted: Aug 10, 2015 – 01:25 PM EST

• Organizations that received 2015 Motorola Solutions Foundation Innovation Generation grants will use the funds for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education programming, especially for women and minorities • In its eighth year, the grant program totaled $3.35 million and benefits 88...

3BL Media Hashtag Series Celebrates World Water Week, Aug. 23-28

Posted: Aug 10, 2015 – 11:30 AM EST

NORTHAMPTON, Mass., Aug. 10 /CSRwire/ - While many of us wont be able to attend the 25th World Water Week in Stockholm later this month, that doesnt mean we cant talk about global water issues. The team at 3BL Media is instead heading...

Define Water’s Future - Join Global Experts for Catalyst: Virtual Town Halls Beginning Aug 11

Posted: Aug 10, 2015 – 11:25 AM EST

- Can California — and global society — reshape civic institutions, infrastructure, and practices to thrive in an era of water scarcity? - Water leaders, farmers, engineers, policy makers, students, the media, and the public are invited to join the conversation - Next...

Addison Announces Addison for Good™ and the Creativity Grant

Posted: Aug 10, 2015 – 08:58 AM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Aug. 10 /CSRwire/ - Addison, a New York Citybased creative agency that does high-profile work for some of the worlds most respected institutions, announced the opening of the application process for its inaugural pro bono design initiative, the Addison Creativity...

Advisory: Habitat and MetLife Build Big for Long Island Family

Posted: Aug 07, 2015 – 03:20 PM EST

BELLPORT, N.Y., Aug. 07 /CSRwire/ - An annual tradition, volunteers from Habitat for Humanity of Suffolk and MetLife Foundation will come together to build a new, and more comfortable, home in partnership with the Miranda family in Bellport. Volunteers, equipped with hard hats...

Nominate Your Company for the 2016 WEC Gold Medal Award for Sustainability (due Aug. 21)

Posted: Aug 07, 2015 – 03:05 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Aug. 07 /CSRwire/ - Nominations are now being accepted for candidates for the World Environment Center (WEC) 2016 Gold Medal for International Corporate Achievement in Sustainable Development. The Gold Medal Award is presented annually to a global company that demonstrates systemic...

Cisco Pamphlet Updated by Holy Land Principles

Posted: Aug 07, 2015 – 11:03 AM EST

CAPITOL HILL, WASHINGTON, Aug. 07 /CSRwire/ - Efforts have escalated to get Cisco to sign the Holy Land Principles an 8-point corporate code of conduct for the 545 American companies doing business in Israel-Palestine/Palestine-Israel. The Capitol Hill-based Holy Land Principles, Inc. has published...

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