February 26, 2020

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Points of Light Honors St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Volunteer with Daily Point of Light on 30th Anniversary of Award

Published: Nov 22, 2019 – 09:00 AM EST

ATLANTA, Nov. 22 /CSRwire/ - Points of Light, a global nonprofit dedicated to accelerating people-powered change, is honoring Jason Farmer, a Memphis, Tennessee volunteer for ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®, with the Daily Point of Light Award on the 30th anniversary of the...

The Consumer Goods Forum Kicks-Off Latest Initiative to Promote Healthier Lives in Communities Around the World

Published: Nov 14, 2019 – 12:02 PM EST

SHANGHAI, Nov. 14 /CSRwire/ - The Consumer Goods Forum is pleased to announce the official launch of the latest Collaboration for Healthier Lives (CHL) initiative in China. CHL is a key initiative of the CGF's Health & Wellness work and aims to act...

Duke Energy Joins Fight Against North Carolina’s Opioid Epidemic With $500,000 in Grants

Published: Nov 12, 2019 – 01:48 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 12 /CSRwire/ - Duke Energy has announced $500,000 in grant funding to two organizations championing the battle against the opioid epidemic in North Carolina. The Duke Energy Foundation awarded $100,000 to the More Powerful NC campaign and $400,000 to the...

Humana Ranked #1 Among Health Care Providers for Treatment of Customers on Forbes and JUST Capital’s JUST 100

Published: Nov 12, 2019 – 10:47 AM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Nov. 12 /CSRwire/ - For the fourth year in a row, Forbes and JUST Capital have included Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) on the JUST 100, a comprehensive ranking that measures how the largest publicly traded U.S. companies are performing on issues...

Fairtrade America Partners With Five Certified Brands to Encourage Consumers to Shop and Entertain Ethically This Holiday Season

Published: Nov 12, 2019 – 08:00 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Nov. 12 /CSRwire/ - Fairtrade America is the U.S. member organization of Fairtrade International, an independent, third party certification that betters the lives of farmers and workers in developing countries. Today, the U.S. organization announced it has partnered with five licensees to...

Government of Ghana Makes Hydroxyurea Available to People With Sickle Cell Disease Through First of Its Kind Public-private Partnership With Global Medicines Company Novartis

Published: Nov 11, 2019 – 01:00 AM EST

• Government is already working to accelerate inclusion of the medicine and associated laboratory testing in the National Health Insurance Scheme • Novartis has already delivered more than 20 000 treatments1 and is committed to implementing two clinical trials with novel biologic treatment...

CBRE Becomes a Fitwel Champion in the UK

Published: Nov 05, 2019 – 04:50 PM EST

LONDON, Nov. 05 /CSRwire/ - CBRE in the UK is now part of the Fitwel Champions programme. CBRE, the world's largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, joins a group of industry leading companies committed to optimising buildings and places to promote...

Princess Cruises Named Amongst Healthiest Cruises by SHAPE Magazine's Healthy Travel Awards

Published: Oct 31, 2019 – 05:53 PM EST

SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Oct. 31 /CSRwire/ - Princess Cruises has been recognized by SHAPE magazine as a winner in its fifth annual Healthy Travel Awards for the second consecutive year, recognizing the cruise line's fleetwide and state-of-the-art Lotus Spa and Fitness Centers, and...

Sodexo Reinforces Commitment to Childhood Health and Wellness Through Support of Marine Corps Marathon Kids Run

Published: Oct 30, 2019 – 06:16 PM EST

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Oct. 30 /CSRwire/ - Sodexo, a leading food services and facilities management company, joined forces with the United States Marine Corps last weekend in support of its annual Marine Corps Marathon (MCM) Kids Run. This event, a one-mile just-for-fun run for...

14-Year-Old Named America’s Top Young Scientist

Published: Oct 30, 2019 – 10:19 AM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. and SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 30 /CSRwire/ - 3M (@3M) and Discovery Education (@DiscoveryEd), have named 14-year-old Kara Fan from San Diego, California, the winner of the 2019 3M Young Scientist Challenge (#YoungScientist). Kara invented a first aid liquid bandage...



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