February 26, 2020

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CARE’s International Women’s Day Campaign Rallies Americans to Help Make All #WomenEqual

Posted: Feb 25, 2020 – 02:58 PM EST

ATLANTA, Feb. 25 /CSRwire/ - Nearly 40 percent of the worlds girls and women 1.4 billion live in countries failing on gender equality.* And according to a 2019 poll by Verizon Media Brands, many American women (68 percent) want to play a role...

CARE’s PowerUp Program Included in MacArthur Foundation's 100&Change Competition

Posted: Feb 19, 2020 – 04:18 PM EST

ATLANTA, Feb. 19 /CSRwire/ - The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation today unveiled CAREs PowerUp program as one of the highest-scoring proposals, designated as the Top 100, in its 100Change competition for a single $100 million grant to help solve one...

UNFCU Foundation Announces 2020 Grant Recipients

Posted: Jan 31, 2020 – 12:13 PM EST

LONG ISLAND CITY, N.Y., Jan. 31 /CSRwire/ - UNFCU Foundation announced its 2020 grant recipients today. The work of each of the 15 organizations aligns with the Foundations mission to sustain a path out of poverty through healthcare and education for women and...

Francine A. LeFrak Honored With the UNFCU Foundation Women's Empowerment Award

Posted: Dec 04, 2019 – 02:33 PM EST

NEW YORK, Dec. 04 /CSRwire/ - The UNFCU Foundation presented Francine A. LeFrak, social entrepreneur and women's rights advocate, with its 2019 Women's Empowerment Award. The award presentation was part of the annual fundraising reception hosted by UNFCU Foundation. In 2019, the Francine...

Rox Opens World’s First Multidisciplinary Research and Training Institute Focused on Girls

Posted: Nov 25, 2019 – 03:56 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio,, Nov. 25 /CSRwire/ - Ruling Our eXperiences, Inc. (ROX), today announced the grand opening of the ROX Institute, a multidisciplinary research and training institute that is focused on girls, located in Columbus, OH. Courses are designed for parents, guardians and mentors,...

The Scotiabank Women Initiative™ Continues to Champion Women Entrepreneurs at She's Next, Empowered by Visa

Posted: Oct 25, 2019 – 03:43 PM EST

TORONTO, Oct. 25 /CSRwire/ - The Scotiabank Women Initiative participated in the first Visa Canada She's Next, Empowered by Visa workshop in Toronto yesterday, a global initiative to support and champion women business owners as they build, sustain and advance their businesses. Participation...

The Allstate Foundation and Serena Williams Shine a Spotlight on a Dangerous and Often Overlooked Form of Domestic Violence

Posted: Aug 22, 2019 – 11:24 AM EST

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Aug. 22 /CSRwire/ - The signs of financial abuse are often invisible, from extreme restrictions on spending to blocked access to bank accounts or ruined credit. Nearly 50% of Americans are unaware that financial abuse is a form of domestic violence,...

Turkish Restaurant Chain Breaking the Cycle of Poverty for Female Farmers

Posted: Aug 07, 2019 – 01:08 PM EST

ISTANBUL, Turkey, Aug. 07 /CSRwire/ - Turkish hospitality company BigChefs, which endeavours to source its food and other products locally in Turkey, has joined Business Call to Action with a commitment to increase the number of its low income women agricultural producers to...

Sodexo Recognized by Professional WOMAN’s Magazine as a 2019 Best of the Best Company

Posted: Aug 01, 2019 – 07:07 PM EST

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Aug. 01 /CSRwire/ - Sodexo, a food services and facilities management company committed to improving Quality of Life, announced today that it has been recognized in the fall issue of Professional WOMANs Magazine (PWM) as a Top Employer, Top Supplier Diversity...

UPS Launches First-Of-Its-Kind Women Exporters Program Workshops in the U.S.

Posted: Jun 28, 2019 – 11:00 AM EST

Jun. 28 /CSRwire/ - As part of its continuing efforts to create an inclusive business environment and growth opportunities for women, UPS (NYSE:UPS) has announced the launch of the Women Exporters Program workshops for U.S. businesses. The program will help women business owners...

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