June 17, 2019

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Consumers Energy Provides $10 Million to Help Families in Michigan With Winter Heating Bills

Posted: Jan 09, 2019 – 10:36 AM EST

JACKSON, Mich., Jan. 09 /CSRwire/ - Consumers Energy announced today that it has now contributed $10 million to help customers in need to pay their energy bills -- part of the energy providers ongoing efforts this winter to help Michigan residents stay safe...

Medtronic Foundation Recognizes 12 Bakken Invitation Honorees for Driving Positive Change in Healthcare

Posted: Jan 09, 2019 – 09:00 AM EST

The Medtronic Foundation Bakken Invitation program recognizes and connects people who “live on, give on and dream on” through their advocacy, contributions to innovation and volunteerism after overcoming health challenges with the help of medical technology.

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation Launches Grassroots Grants With KidsGardening to Bring Garden Benefits to More Children

Posted: Jan 03, 2019 – 01:08 PM EST

MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Jan. 03 /CSRwire/ - Today, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation announced the opening of its Gro More Grassroots Grants with KidsGardening, inviting schools and nonprofit organizations from across the country to apply for funds to support their youth garden programs. The Grassroots...

Leading Corporate Social Responsibility Provider, YourCause, Acquired by Blackbaud

Posted: Jan 02, 2019 – 04:00 PM EST

PLANO, Texas, Jan. 02 /CSRwire/ - YourCause, a market leader in enterprise philanthropy, corporate social responsibility and employee engagement technology, announced today that it has been acquired by Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB), the worlds leading cloud software company powering social good. Blackbaud purchased YourCause...

CIT Donates 1.5 Million Meals This Holiday Season in Partnership With Feeding America

Posted: Dec 20, 2018 – 11:01 AM EST

NEW YORK, Dec. 20 /CSRwire/ - CIT Group Inc. today announced it will donate one and a half million meals[1] this holiday season in partnership with Feeding America, exceeding the original goal of its One Million Meals campaign by 50 percent. Thank you...

Make a Difference

Posted: Dec 19, 2018 – 07:52 AM EST

BRUSSELS, Dec. 19 /CSRwire/ - No child should grow up alone. Thats why, across 135 countries, SOS Childrens Villages International offers the most vulnerable children more than just food and shelter. It also gives them the chance to have a loving family and...

ArcelorMittal Announces Second Round of Building Resilience Grants

Posted: Dec 18, 2018 – 08:00 AM EST

CHICAGO, Dec. 18 /CSRwire/ - On December 17, 2018, ArcelorMittal USA announced that 14 nonprofit partners will receive funding support totaling $325,000 as part of the companys special community investment program, Building Resilience: Investing in Nonprofit Sustainability. Launched in 2017 as a pilot...

Siemens Foundation and Discovery Education Announce 2019 Possibility Grant Sweepstakes

Posted: Dec 14, 2018 – 10:41 AM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 14 /CSRwire/ - The Siemens Foundation, one of the countrys premier organizations advancing STEM workforce development and education initiatives, and Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital content and professional development for K-12 classrooms, today announced the launch of...

Smithfield Foods Donates $15,000 to Help Build Outdoor Amphitheater

Posted: Dec 13, 2018 – 02:15 PM EST

SMITHFIELD, Va., Dec. 13 /CSRwire/ - Smithfield Foods, Inc. is pleased to announce a $15,000 donation to the Sullivan County Exposition Center Fairgrounds to support the construction of an outdoor amphitheater overlooking Lake Cowgill that will be utilized for events throughout the year....

Politics, Violence and Price Tags Creating Drag on Social Responsibility, According to Sixth Annual Conscious Consumer Spending Index (#CCSIndex)

Posted: Dec 13, 2018 – 08:00 AM EST

LOS ANGELES and NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 13 /CSRwire/ - Americans are doing fewer good deeds these days, according to the sixth annual Conscious Consumer Spending Index (#CCSIndex). In total, 1,015 Americans were recently polled for the ongoing benchmarking study, which is conducted by...

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