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The DOW Chemical Company and Micronutrient Initiative Work to Stop Anemia in Sri Lanka

Posted: Jun 12, 2007 – 11:00 PM EST

Jun. 12 /CSRwire/ - MIDLAND, MICH – June 12, 2007 – The Dow Chemical Company and the Micronutrient Initiative (MI) announced today that Dow will support MI's work to help eradicate iron deficiency, the leading cause of anemia, in Sri Lanka. Avoidable maternal...

A New Format: Business & Human Resource Centre Launches Re-Designed Website

Posted: Jun 12, 2007 – 02:22 PM EST

Jun. 12 /CSRwire/ - June 12, 2007: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre has launched its re-designed website, making it easier for users to get straight to the information they need on companies’ human rights impacts worldwide: www.business-humanrights.org The new design makes it...

Pentagon Rules Will Leave Military Families Unprotected, Says Consumer Groups

Posted: Jun 12, 2007 – 08:34 AM EST

Jun. 12 /CSRwire/ - WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 12, 2007--Consumer advocates strongly urged the Department of Defense Monday to make significant changes to proposed federal regulations to ensure that predatory lenders can no longer strip earnings from U.S. soldiers and their families. As written, the...

2007 Blue Planet Run Kicks Off to Raise Awareness for Global Water Crisis

Posted: Jun 11, 2007 – 11:15 AM EST

The Dow Chemical Company sponsors the first around-the-world relay to spread awareness, raise funds for safe drinking water projects worldwide

Quantum Shift and Percy Schmeiser Present a Global Warming Solution to the Leaders of Our World

Posted: Jun 06, 2007 – 04:15 PM EST

New Online Video: SOIL: The Secret Solution to Global Warming

Launch of Powerful Information Platform Provides Users with News, Information, Research and Commentary on Maintaining Viable Communities and Local Economies and Advancing Social & Economic Justice

Posted: Jun 06, 2007 – 08:30 AM EST

National Community Reinvestment Coalition Announces Launch of Powerful New Web-based Resource for Housing, Community Development & Reinvestment and Neighborhood Rebuilding and Wealth-Building Interests

Safeway Commemorates Hunger Awareness Day With Local Food Drives

Posted: Jun 04, 2007 – 03:39 PM EST

Company Donates $110 Million Yearly to Regional Foods Banks and Food Pantries

Goldman Sachs Announces $2 Million Gift to Morehouse College

Posted: May 30, 2007 – 11:10 AM EST

Donation to create The Goldman Sachs Leadership Chair in Civil and Human Rights

Rally to Bring Clergy, Civic and Community Leaders Together in Support of UFCW Workers

Posted: May 24, 2007 – 02:59 PM EST

May 24 /CSRwire/ - SANTA ANA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2007--Community activists, civic leaders and local clergy will join hundreds of retail grocery employees outside the Albertsons store at 2840 South Bristol in Santa Ana Friday, May 25 from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm...

World Cocoa Foundation to Boost Farm Safety on West African Cocoa Farms

Posted: May 23, 2007 – 06:00 AM EST

Expanded Program to Reduce Children’s Exposure to Unsafe Labor Practices

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