August 21, 2019

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Morgan Stanley Expands Partnership With KaBOOM! Through a New Grant, Creating Additional Innovative Play Spaces for Children in 21 Cities

Posted: Apr 30, 2019 – 02:27 PM EST

NEW YORK, Apr. 30 /CSRwire/ - Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) today announced a new grant to KaBOOM!, a national non-profit dedicated to ensuring that all kids get a childhood filled with the balanced and active play needed to thrive. The two-year Morgan Stanley...

Don’t Recline Behind the Wheel: High School Student from St. Petersburg, Fla. Wins National PSA Video Challenge

Posted: Apr 29, 2019 – 05:06 PM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md., Apr. 29 /CSRwire/ - To encourage positive driving habits for young drivers, Shorecrest Preparatory School junior, Caleb Kravitz developed a creative PSA to inspire his peers to practice safe driving skills. His video, titled Dont Recline Behind the Wheel, is...

OppenheimerFunds and Employees Donate More Than $15 Million to Nonprofits

Posted: Apr 29, 2019 – 12:00 PM EST

NEW YORK, Apr. 29 /CSRwire/ - OppenheimerFunds, a leading asset manager founded in 1959, with its employees, contributed over $15 million in combined charitable activities. Together they gave $10 million in donations as part of an expanded gift matching program to celebrate the...

Smithfield Foods Makes Sizable Donation to Support STEAM Education in Rural Communities

Posted: Apr 29, 2019 – 11:15 AM EST

SMITHFIELD, Va, Apr. 29 /CSRwire/ - The Smithfield Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Smithfield Foods, Inc., announced today a $350,000 donation to FUSE Studios, a high-quality and results-driven educational program piloted through Northwestern University that aims to transform science, technology, engineering, arts, and...

Timberland 2018 CSR Report Shows Steady Progress Toward 2020 Sustainability Goals

Posted: Apr 25, 2019 – 09:00 AM EST

STRATHAM, N.H., Apr. 25 /CSRwire/ - On the heels of Earth Day, global outdoor lifestyle brand Timberland today releases its 2018 corporate social responsibility (CSR) report, showing steady progress toward its 2020 sustainability goals in support of three key pillars: better product, a...

$200,000 Green Mountain Energy Sun Club Grant Funds Solar Energy and Horticultural Training Program at My Possibilities

Posted: Apr 24, 2019 – 10:00 AM EST

PLANO, Texas, Apr. 24 /CSRwire/ - My Possibilities (MP), a for-cause organization that provides continuing education and vocational training for adults with disabilities, announced today the completion of sustainability projects funded by a $200,000 grant from the Green Mountain Energy Sun Club. MP...

Consumers Energy Foundation Provides $500,000 to Three Projects Protecting Michigan’s Natural Resources, with Planet Awards

Posted: Apr 22, 2019 – 11:30 AM EST

JACKSON, Mich., Apr. 22 /CSRwire/ - The Consumers Energy Foundation celebrated Earth Day today by providing $500,000 for three projects that will make a significant impact on Michigans environment protecting habitat for Michigans wildlife, planting 100,000 trees and preserving freshwater resources. The Michigan...

Walmart and Sam’s Club’s “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” Campaign Aims to Achieve Big Impact Toward Hunger Relief

Posted: Apr 22, 2019 – 12:05 AM EST

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Apr. 22 /CSRwire/ - In communities across the U.S., one in eight Americans, or nearly 40 million people, struggle with hunger, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. To raise awareness and combat the issue, Walmart, Sams Club, Feeding America and...

Campuses of the Future? PepsiCo Recycling Funds Green Initiatives at 27 U.S. Schools - Imagined, Designed and Executed by Students

Posted: Apr 18, 2019 – 02:00 PM EST

PURCHASE, N.Y., Apr. 18 /CSRwire/ - PepsiCo Recycling is excited to announce the 27 colleges and universities set to earn funding for campus sustainability initiatives in the 2018-19 school year through the Zero Impact Fund. Among the most unique projects in this year's...

Consumers Energy Provides $15,000 to Three Michigan Community Projects with ‘Put Your Town on the Map’ Competition

Posted: Apr 18, 2019 – 09:48 AM EST

THOMPSONVILLE, Mich., Apr. 18 /CSRwire/ - Michigan communities in Huron, Ottawa and Kent counties are receiving a total of $15,000 for projects to energize local residents and attract statewide attention after winning Consumers Energys first Put Your Town on the Map competition. Port...

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