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The North Face Explore Fund Awards $500,000 to Nonprofits Connecting People to the Outdoors

Posted: Jun 29, 2016 – 12:00 PM EST

ALAMEDA, Calif., Jun. 29 /CSRwire/ - The North Face today announced the winners of the 2016 Explore Fund grant-giving program, recognizing 45 nonprofit organizations that are working in powerful and creative ways to encourage participants to experience outdoor activities and develop an enduring...

Astellas Farma Brasil Among Top 3 Workplaces in Brazilian Pharmaceutical Industry

Posted: Jun 28, 2016 – 02:45 PM EST

SÃO PAULO, Brazil, Jun. 28 /CSRwire/ - Astellas Farma Brasil (AFB) has placed #3 among the best companies to work for in the Brazilian pharmaceutical industry, according to the Great Place to Work Institutes latest rankings. The results are based on a survey...

UPS Recognized as One of the Most Community-Minded Companies on 2016 Civic 50 List

Posted: Jun 28, 2016 – 02:00 PM EST

ATLANTA, Jun. 28 /CSRwire/ - UPS (NYSE: UPS) today was recognized again as a leader in global volunteerism on the 2016 Civic 50, marking the third year the company has made the list. The Civic 50 initiative by Points of Light, honors the...

Hasbro Ranks No. 1 in Consumer Discretionary Industry on Civic 50 List of Most Community-Minded Companies

Posted: Jun 28, 2016 – 12:45 PM EST

PAWTUCKET, R.I., Jun. 28 /CSRwire/ - Today, Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) was recognized by the Civic 50 as the most community-minded company in the Consumer Discretionary industry. The Civic 50 is an initiative of Points of Light that sets the standard for corporate...

Using Nature's Design Principles to Create a Radically Sustainable Food System

Posted: Jun 28, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

MISSOULA, Mont., Jun. 28 /CSRwire/ - Hundreds of students and professionals answered the call to help fix our broken food system by looking to nature to create design solutions. Now, after receiving 86 submissions from 18 countries, the Biomimicry Global Design Challenge judges...

CSE: Helping Sustainability Professionals Achieve Excellence

Posted: Jun 28, 2016 – 08:32 AM EST

CHICAGO, Jun. 28 /CSRwire/ - Having completed 10 years of professional education and specialized advisory services for Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility in more than 30 countries worldwide, the Centre for Sustainability and Excellence (CSE) is today established as one of the global leaders...

GAM's Agreement to Sell Mine Assets

Posted: Jun 28, 2016 – 08:30 AM EST

WALTHAM, Mass., U.S. and PERTH, Australia, Jun. 28 /CSRwire/ - Global Advanced Metals Pty Ltd (GAM), a leading producer of conflict-free tantalum, today announced that it has entered an agreement, through its wholly owned subsidiary Global Advanced Metals Wodgina Pty Ltd, to sell...

U.S. Supreme Court Deals Blow to Chevron on Ecuador Pollution Case In Latest RICO Decision

Posted: Jun 27, 2016 – 01:24 PM EST

NEW YORK , Jun. 27 /CSRwire/ - Chevron last week suffered a major setback when a U.S. Supreme Court decision sharply curtailed the use of a racketeering statute the company had been using in a last-ditch effort to delay enforcement of an $11...

Blue Cross and Blue Shield Companies Invest Locally To Create A Healthier Nation

Posted: Jun 27, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

CHICAGO, Jun. 27 /CSRwire/ - As part of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield (BCBS) Systems ongoing commitment to improving the health of all Americans, employees of BCBS companies around the country collectively volunteered nearly 400,000 hours. The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association...

Accelerating Social Transformation

Posted: Jun 27, 2016 – 09:16 AM EST

BOTHELL, WA, Jun. 27 /CSRwire/ - Are you interested in growing your career in the field of social development and innovation? This new professional certification course Accelerating Social Transformation Aug 7-12, 2016, offered in partnership with the University of Washingtons School of Business,...

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