November 11, 2019

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Smithfield Foods Supports TeamMates Mentoring Program with $50,000 Donation

Posted: Oct 31, 2019 – 01:30 PM EST

CRETE, Neb., Oct. 31 /CSRwire/ - The Smithfield Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Smithfield Foods, Inc., has announced the ninth consecutive year of partnership with TeamMates, a mentoring program serving local middle and high school students in Crete, Nebraska. The companys $50,000 contribution...

eBay and The NASCAR Foundation Team Up for Second Annual Charity Campaign

Posted: Oct 30, 2019 – 06:32 PM EST

Oct. 30 /CSRwire/ - eBay news eBay and The NASCAR Foundation today launched their second joint charity auction to give fans the opportunity to start their engines and bid on autographed memorabilia and once-in-a-lifetime racing experiences. Today through November 8, fans can visit...

IOC and Dow Reward 10 International Sports Federations for Tangible Climate Action

Posted: Oct 30, 2019 – 12:04 PM EST

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Oct. 30 /CSRwire/ - Today, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Worldwide Olympic Partner Dow rewarded 10 International Sports Federations (IFs) for taking concrete action to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions. As part of the reward, carbon offsets will be offered...

Sears, Rebuilding Together Support Veterans with 12th Annual Heroes at Home Program

Posted: Oct 29, 2019 – 02:21 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 29 /CSRwire/ - Rebuilding Together, the leading national nonprofit organization providing critical home repairs and revitalizing our communities, today announced it is teaming up for the 12th consecutive year with Sears on the retailers Heroes at Home initiative. Sears Heroes...

Burke Corporation Donates more than 38,000 Pounds of Food to the Midwest Food Bank

Posted: Oct 29, 2019 – 02:17 PM EST

NEVADA, Iowa, Oct. 29 /CSRwire/ - Burke Corporation (Nevada, Iowa), a subsidiary of Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), recently donated over 38,000 pounds of fully cooked beef crumbles to the Midwest Food Bank in Illinois. Doing our part to help fight food insecurity...

Whole Kids Foundation Raises $5.6 Million to Improve Children’s Nutrition

Posted: Oct 29, 2019 – 02:13 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 29 /CSRwire/ - Whole Kids Foundation announced today that $5.6 million was raised through its annual Growing Healthy Kids campaign at Whole Foods Market stores that will fund K12 school programs in the U.S., Canada and the U.K. that change...

Sodexo and Swipe Out Hunger Take Action to Combat Food Insecurity on College Campuses

Posted: Oct 29, 2019 – 02:10 PM EST

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Oct. 29 /CSRwire/ - Today, Sodexo announced an industry-leading and first-of-its-kind pilot program to expand its partnership with Swipe Out Hunger a leading national nonprofit group committed to reducing food insecurity on college campuses. The program will be piloted on 13...

Smithfield Foods Donates More Than 40,000 Pounds of Protein to Harvest Hope Food Bank in South Carolina

Posted: Oct 29, 2019 – 12:20 PM EST

FLORENCE, S.C., Oct. 29 /CSRwire/ - Smithfield Foods, Inc. joined forces with W. Lee Flowers to donate more than 40,000 pounds of protein to Harvest Hope Food Bank. Smithfields contribution was part of the companys 2019 Helping Hungry Homes donation tour, its signature...

Rebuilding Together and Lowe’s Address Affordable Housing Shortage One Community at a Time

Posted: Oct 28, 2019 – 04:44 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Oct. 28 /CSRwire/ - Rebuilding Together and Lowes kicked off the annual Building a Healthy Neighborhood program this week as hundreds of volunteers performed critical home repairs and expanded an urban community garden in Seattles historic Central District. The partners next stops...

Duke Energy Awards More than $253,000 in Environmental Grants to Support Projects in Greater Cincinnati

Posted: Oct 25, 2019 – 04:10 PM EST

CINCINNATI, Oct. 25 /CSRwire/ - Duke Energy today awarded $253,178 to support 16 projects to aid wetlands, conservation, outdoor nature classrooms, invasive plant removals, water quality, new tree plantings and pollinator gardens across Greater Cincinnati. The grants, which the company announced during a...

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