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Schneider Electric's 2019 Circular Economy Highlights

Posted: Jun 25, 2020 – 04:36 PM EST

Jun. 25 /CSRwire/ - The responsible use of resources is central to our identity. Circularity is a model that offers efficiencies that build upon themselves; over the past year, circular principles helped us outpace our own expectations toward our sustainability progress. Schneider Sustainability...

Fossil-free Energy Sector Holds the Key to Unlocking Denmark’s Climate-neutral Future: Report

Posted: Jun 03, 2020 – 10:00 AM EST

Jun. 03 /CSRwire/ - Denmark, along with most countries in Europe, wants to be climate neutral by 2050 to help limit global warming below 1.5C. As a stepping stone the Danish government set a stretch target to reduce carbon emissions by 70% below...

Fifth Third Bank Helps More than 31,000 Small Businesses Secure Paycheck Protection Program Loans

Posted: May 19, 2020 – 04:00 PM EST

CINCINNATI, May 19 /CSRwire/ - Fifth Third Bank, National Association announced today that it has secured more than $5.5 billion in funding approval for more than 31,000 businesses through the Small Business Administrations Paycheck Protection Program. These loans have the potential to support...

The International Trade Centre, CARE Enterprises and Bamboo Capital Partners Join Forces to Boost Gender Equality With the CARE-SheTrades Impact Fund

Posted: May 19, 2020 – 08:30 AM EST

ATLANTA, May 19 /CSRwire/ - The International Trade Centre (), CARE Enterprises Inc. () and Bamboo Capital Partners () have joined forces in their mission to achieve gender equality with the CARE-SheTrades Impact Fund (the Fund). The Fund was launched in June 2018...

Northern Trust Provides $100 Million in Small Business Support

Posted: May 11, 2020 – 03:27 PM EST

CHICAGO, May 11 /CSRwire/ - Northern Trust Corporation (Nasdaq: NTRS) announced today it is providing $100 million in low-cost funding to assist Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) as they provide loans to small businesses and non-profit organizations under the federal Paycheck Protection Program...

The TD Community Resilience Initiative Allocates $25 Million to Organizations Engaged In COVID-19 Response and Community Recovery

Posted: Apr 30, 2020 – 03:28 PM EST

TORONTO, ON and CHERRY HILL, NJ, Apr. 30 /CSRwire/ - TD Bank Group (TD) yesterday introduced the TD Community Resilience Initiative, a comprehensive program that includes funding, employee engagement and on-going collaboration with organizations and community groups across TD's operating footprint that are...

Resilient Cities Catalyst Launches COVID-19 Resource Series with National Roadmap for Economic Resilience

Posted: Apr 22, 2020 – 10:08 AM EST

NEW YORK, Apr. 22 /CSRwire/ - In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, Resilient Cities Catalyst (RCC) is launching a new series of open-access resources to foster innovative ideas and support cities and communities in applying resilience thinking as they transition from response...

American Express Launches ‘Stand for Small’ Coalition to Support U.S. Small Businesses

Posted: Apr 21, 2020 – 03:00 PM EST

Apr. 21 /CSRwire/ - American Express (NYSE: AXP) today announced it has established Stand for Small, a coalition of more than 40 companies across media, technology, consumer goods, professional services, and many other industries, that have come together to provide meaningful support to...

Shaping a Sustainable Post-Covid-19 World: Five Lessons for Business

Posted: Apr 14, 2020 – 11:20 AM EST

​Mike Barry is board trustee at A Blueprint for Better Business. He was formerly the architect of Marks and Spencer’s Plan A sustainability strategy.

Coronavirus: How to Survive and Thrive

Posted: Apr 07, 2020 – 02:00 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Apr. 07 /CSRwire/ - The COVID-19 pandemic is having a profound impact on our lives and the economy as corporate leaders fight to survive and look for strategies that will help them recover. A new White Paper from integrated communications firm Markstein...

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