April 26, 2015

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U.S. Entrepreneur Helps Businesses in India Do More with Corporate Social Responsibility Investments

Posted: Mar 30, 2015 – 02:45 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C. and BANGALORE, India, Mar. 30 /CSRwire/ - After three decades of doing well by doing good in the United States, entrepreneur Tom Raffa is assisting some of the largest companies in India as they set out to invest billions in socially...

Boeing Named ‘Eco-Company of the Year’ by Air Transport World

Posted: Mar 30, 2015 – 02:00 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Mar. 30 /CSRwire/ - Boeing [NYSE: BA] was named Eco-Company of the Year by Air Transport World (ATW) at the trade publications 41st Annual Industry Achievement Awards. ATW editors credited Boeing for ever-more fuel and emissions-efficient aircraft such as the 787...

Volunteerism and Community Engagement Tops Climate Change in 3BL Media Study of Most-Read CSR Content

Posted: Mar 30, 2015 – 02:00 PM EST

NEW YORK, , Mar. 30 /CSRwire/ - Among all the news distributed by corporate America, content concerning volunteerism and community relations initiatives gets the most engagement, according to newly released research report from 3BL Media. News about the environment and climate change represented...

Astellas USA Foundation Announces Grants to Support STEM Education Initiatives

Posted: Mar 27, 2015 – 03:30 PM EST

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Mar. 27 /CSRwire/ - The Astellas USA Foundation today reaffirmed its commitment to inspiring the next generation of scientists by awarding grants to the Museum of Science and Industry, Science Buddies and the iBIO Institutes Stellar Girls program. The three contributions...

Norfolk Southern Launches $53-Million Energy Innovation Project at Juniata Locomotive Shop

Posted: Mar 27, 2015 – 02:00 PM EST

ALTOONA, Pa., Mar. 27 /CSRwire/ - Norfolk Southern today launched a $53-million energy conversion project at its Juniata Locomotive Shop that will substantially reduce carbon emissions and water usage at the 70-acre facility. Norfolk Southern will replace the shops coal boilers with natural...

Wells Fargo Publishes 2014 CSR Progress Report

Posted: Mar 27, 2015 – 01:00 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Mar. 27 /CSRwire/ - Wells Fargo Company (NYSE:WFC) announced today the release of its 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Interim report, revealing the company has met or surpassed 10 companywide social, economic and environmental goals and is ahead of schedule or...

U.S. EPA Recognizes Sand Valley Landfill Renewable Energy Program as Electricity Project of the Year

Posted: Mar 26, 2015 – 02:15 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS, Mar. 26 /CSRwire/ - Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) announced today that its Sand Valley Landfill Gas-to-Energy (LFGTE) project in Collinsville, Ala. has been named Electricity Project of the Year by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA.) The EPA's Landfill Methane...

Hilton Worldwide Celebrates its Commitment to Living Sustainably with Earth Hour Projects Around the World

Posted: Mar 26, 2015 – 01:40 PM EST

MCLEAN, Va., Mar. 26 /CSRwire/ - Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) and its portfolio of 12 brands announced today that for the fifth consecutive year, its Team Members and franchisee employees around the world will unite to protect the planet by participating in the...

GE Should Take the Lead in Opposing Discrimination Based on Race and Religion By Adopting Holy Land Principles

Posted: Mar 26, 2015 – 10:13 AM EST

WASHINGTON DC, Mar. 26 /CSRwire/ - The giant American corporation GE has an important role to play in combating discrimination against religious and racial minorities in Palestine and Israel by setting an example for its own workplaces there, the Catholic priest who leads...

Avaya Releases 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Posted: Mar 26, 2015 – 09:21 AM EST

SANTA CLARA, CA, Mar. 26 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Avaya today released its 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Report, which profiles the company's performance and achievements as they relate to environmental, social and governance priorities. As detailed in Avaya's report, Avaya specifically achieved the...

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