May 29, 2015

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AT&T Aspire Kicks Off Accelerator With Five Leading ed-tech Startups

Posted: May 04, 2015 – 10:05 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, May 04 /CSRwire/ - ATT has kicked off the ATT Aspire Accelerator for ed-tech ventures with an inaugural class of five innovative startups. Following a nationwide open call for applications, these for- and non-profit organizations were selected from hundreds to...

SCS Global Services Completes Trial Testing of Colombia's New Legally Harvested Wood Verification Program for Tropical Timber

Posted: May 04, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

EMERYVILLE, CA, May 04 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Leading third-party certifier and environmental standards developer SCS Global Services (SCS) announced that it has successfully completed an independent trial of Colombia's new national legally harvested wood verification standard. Once the verification program takes full...

New Technology Provides Access to Real-Time Sustainability Data

Posted: May 04, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, May 04 /CSRwire/ - For the first time, investors can now access real-time insights from big data on sustainability and Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) issues thanks to Insight360, an innovative analytical platform launched by TruValue Labs. Using natural...

Caritas Partners Dedicates Commissions for Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund

Posted: May 04, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, May 04 /CSRwire/ - In the aftermath of the devastating earthquake in Nepal, Caritas Partners is providing a sustainable source of support for relief and rebuilding efforts in the most highly impacted areas. Caritas Partners preferred charity, Global Impact, has established...

Acceleration at the Heart of Lafarge’s 15th Annual Sustainability Report

Posted: May 04, 2015 – 05:00 AM EST

PARIS, May 04 /CSRwire/ - Lafarge has published its fifteenth annual sustainability report, highlighting the acceleration it is making in the field of sustainable development, particularly in tackling the challenges of climate change. The report covers Lafarges social, economic and environmental performance for...

Lotus Foods: Cultivating Markets for Sustainably Produced Rice

Posted: May 01, 2015 – 07:30 PM EST

RICHMOND, CA, May 01 /CSRwire/ - Lotus Foods, a global innovator in the production and marketing of specialty rice, joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA) with a commitment to increase the incomes of at least 3,000 additional farm households by 2017. As...

Business Executives and Firefighters Partner with Military Veterans to Assist in Transition to Careers in Civilian Life

Posted: May 01, 2015 – 05:04 PM EST

SAN DIEGO, Calif., May 01 /CSRwire/ - On April 24, 2015 McKinney Advisory Group and Oceanside Fire Department held the Q2 Military in Transition: Firefighter for a Day Training. McKinney Advisory Group is proud to help organize a year of trainings alongside the...

UPS Appoints Edward Rogers Global Director of Sustainability

Posted: May 01, 2015 – 12:00 PM EST

ATLANTA, May 01 /CSRwire/ - UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced that Edward Rogers will become the company's new Global Director of Sustainability, effective immediately. Rogers succeeds Steve Leffin who helped create UPS's sustainability strategy and led a number of successful initiatives during his...

Nepal Volunteers Are Safe, Now Company Seeks To Show Meaningful, Long Term Support To Animal Welfare Groups

Posted: May 01, 2015 – 11:19 AM EST

BARRIE, Ontario, May 01 /CSRwire/ - Early on Saturday we woke to hear the heartbreaking news that Nepal had been hit by a 7.8 earthquake. Nora Livingstone, one of Animal Experience Internationals Co-Founders, has spent significant time in that area and was able...

HBSCNY Community Partners Recognizes Four New York Area Non-Profits For Outstanding Leadership

Posted: May 01, 2015 – 10:00 AM EST

- Bronx-Based Per Scholas Wins First Place - Additional Winners Include Bronx River Alliance; Lower East Side Tenement Museum; NYC Gay & Lesbian Anti-Violence Project

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