June 18, 2019

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Spence-Chapin Services to Families and Children Names Yekaterina (Kate) Trambitskaya as Chief Executive Officer

Published: Jun 17, 2019 – 02:00 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jun. 17 /CSRwire/ - Spence-Chapin Services to Families and Children, a premier and globally recognized non-profit adoption and family services organization, announced today that its Board of Directors has unanimously chosen Yekaterina (Kate) Trambitskaya as the organization's Chief Executive Officer (CEO)....

WEConnect International’s Council Pioneers Research Addressing the Link Between $1.5 Trillion Credit Gap and Access to Markets for Women-Owned Businesses

Published: May 16, 2019 – 02:43 PM EST

WASHINGTON, May 16 /CSRwire/ - CEO and Co-Founder of WEConnect International, Elizabeth A. Vazquez, today announced that WEConnect International's Council on Scaling Women-Owned Businesses will generate pioneering research on how to connect two critical challenges to growth faced by micro, small, and medium...

Pepsico Funded Job Resource Center for Homeless Women Officially Opens at South Bronx Shelter

Published: May 06, 2019 – 10:45 AM EST

PURCHASE, N.Y., May 06 /CSRwire/ - Last week, PepsiCo employees hosted a workshop for women living in Win's (formerly Women in Need) South Bronx shelter to help them with resume writing, interviewing and other job search skills. The workshop was held in a...

CIT and Operation HOPE Celebrate National Small Business Week and Introduce Launch and Grow

Published: May 02, 2019 – 03:14 PM EST

NEW YORK, May 02 /CSRwire/ - CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT), in partnership with the nonprofit Operation HOPE, today introduced the next facet of its Launch and Grow initiative, a 12-week HOPE Inside program aimed at empowering women small business owners in New...

Legg Mason Announces Support of Catalyst, a Global Nonprofit Helping Accelerate Women’s Progress in the Workplace

Published: Apr 12, 2019 – 12:41 PM EST

BALTIMORE, Apr. 12 /CSRwire/ - Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE:LM) has become a supporter of Catalyst, a global nonprofit founded in 1962 that helps organizations accelerate progress for women and other under-represented groups in the workplace. Catalyst, based in New York, partners with 800+...

On International Women’s Day HP Inc. Expands Social Impact Partnerships to Support Education

Published: Mar 08, 2019 – 09:25 AM EST

News highlights: • Sponsors new short film from Girl Rising, “Brave Girl Rising,” celebrating one girl’s courage to change the world • Invests in Women Deliver social action with Young Leaders to support gender equality • Hosts Black Girls CODE program at SXSW,...

The DICK’S Sporting Goods Foundation Funds Female Athletes in Honor of International Women’s Day

Published: Mar 08, 2019 – 09:05 AM EST

PITTSBURGH, Mar. 08 /CSRwire/ - In honor of International Women's Day, The DICK'S Sporting Goods Foundation announced today they are celebrating female athletes across the U.S. by providing funding to girls youth sports teams in need. The DICK'S Foundation will fully-fund all girls...

Girl Rising, in Collaboration With International Rescue Committee, Citi, HP and Amplifier, Celebrates International Women’s Day With the Debut of BRAVE GIRL RISING, a Film Raising Awareness and Support for Refugee Girls Available Now on Youtube

Published: Mar 08, 2019 – 06:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Mar. 08 /CSRwire/ - Girl Rising, the nonprofit behind the global campaign for girls' education and empowerment, debuts their newest film Brave Girl Rising online now at YouTube and https://girlrising.org. The 20-minute film marks its debut on International Women's Day, today...

Swarovski Reaffirms Its Commitment to Advancing Equality With New ‘The Future Is Equal’ Campaign

Published: Mar 06, 2019 – 10:28 AM EST

LONDON, Mar. 06 /CSRwire/ - In celebration of International Women's Day (March 8), Swarovski is launching a new The Future is Equal campaign. This year, the global campaign invites both employees and customers to join the movement by sharing a sign of solidarity...

Financial Women’s Association of New York Celebrates Women’s History Month at the National Museum of Mathematics

Published: Mar 01, 2019 – 11:13 AM EST

NEW YORK, Mar. 01 /CSRwire/ - The Financial Women's Association (FWA) of New York will celebrate Women's History Month through a series of events recognizing the contributions of women in finance and help educate and mentor the next generation of female leaders in...

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