July 31, 2016

CSRWire.com The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

news by category

 CSR News

Press Releases are distributed to journalists at major media outlets, investment professionals, academics, analysts, activists and consumers, NGOs and nonprofits, sustainability and CSR organizations, corporate CSR officers and other professionals focused on Corporate Social Responsibility and sustainability.

Select from the menu to the right to filter by CSR Category


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,...

CITGO STEM Scholarship Puts College in Reach for Houston Students

Posted: Jun 24, 2016 – 04:44 PM EST

HOUSTON, Jun. 24 /CSRwire/ - Twenty Houston-area students are one step closer to a college education thanks to financial aid provided by CITGO Petroleum Corporation through the new CITGO STEM Scholarship. In keeping with a long-term commitment from CITGO to science, technology, engineering...

Timberland Announces Commitment to Restore and Create Green Spaces in Five Cities over the Next Five Years

Posted: Jun 24, 2016 – 04:36 PM EST

STRATHAM, N.H., Jun. 24 /CSRwire/ - As an outdoor lifestyle brand, Timberland has a longstanding commitment to protecting and restoring the outdoors. Not only the great outdoors, but the city parks, community gardens and green spaces its consumers explore every day. As part...

Sodexo Earns 2016 Leading Disability Employer Seal™ for Exemplary Practices in Hiring and Employment of People with Disabilities

Posted: Jun 24, 2016 – 04:22 PM EST

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Jun. 24 /CSRwire/ - Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, today announced being an inaugural recipient of the 2016 Leading Disability Employer Seal. The Seal was awarded by the National Organization on Disability (NOD) to recognize companies that demonstrate...

Eastman Partners with Clemson Engineers for Developing Countries

Posted: Jun 23, 2016 – 04:48 PM EST

KINGSPORT, Tenn., Jun. 23 /CSRwire/ - Yesterday, Eastman and Clemson University announced an exciting new partnership with Clemson Engineers for Developing Countries (CEDC), a nonprofit service learning organization that develops solutions to improve the quality of life for the people of Cange, Haiti....

There’s a Clear Path for Business on Sustainability, Finds United Nations Global Compact-Accenture Strategy Study

Posted: Jun 23, 2016 – 02:10 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jun. 23 /CSRwire/ - Eighty-seven percent of chief executive officers (CEOs) say the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) represent an essential opportunity to rethink approaches to sustainability, and nearly half (49 percent) say businesses will be the most important...

Live Prepared Appoints Renowned Climate Survivalist and New York Times Best-Selling Author Thomas Kostigen Its Global Ambassador

Posted: Jun 23, 2016 – 12:36 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY, Jun. 23 /CSRwire/ - Live Prepared, the trusted guide for emergency preparedness, has named Thomas Kostigen its Global Ambassador. Kostigen, an expert climate survivalist and New York Times best-selling author, joins the Live Prepared team to educate and inspire people...

The Mary Kay Foundation Establishes Distinguished Professorship at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Posted: Jun 22, 2016 – 06:12 PM EST

DALLAS, Jun. 22 /CSRwire/ - The Mary Kay FoundationSM is proud to announce the establishment of a Distinguished Professorship in Womens Cancer Research at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (UTSW). The quarter-million dollar gift honors Dr. Jerry Shays leadership as the...

Features


 

Issuers of news releases and not csrwire are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content