August 14, 2020

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Activism is the doctrine or practice of vigorous action including direct-action campaigns, (writing letters to newspapers and politicians), demonstrations, boycotts, rallies, marches, strikes, and in some cases, guerilla protest tactics, as a means of achieving political, cultural, and social change.


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Your Company Agrees Black Lives Matter. Then What? Find Out August 5 at Noon ET

Published: Jul 29, 2020 – 08:00 AM EST

NORTHAMPTON, Mass., Jul. 29 /CSRwire/ - Trayvon Martin, Eric Garner, Mike Brown, Tamir Rice, Freddie Gray, Sandra Bland, Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, George Floyd. As the list of black men and women murdered by police and racist vigilantes grows,...

"AIDS Won't Stop for COVID-19": Meet 3 Inspiring Women Who Are as Committed as Ever to Making HIV History

Published: Jul 09, 2020 – 11:00 AM EST

As the International Aids Society Conference kicks off virtually this year, we sat down with three attendees, including activist and actress Laverne Cox, to talk about their groundbreaking work with HIV/AIDS in the midst of a global pandemic.

Bringing Voice to Change: Girl Rising Launches New Storytelling Challenge With HP

Published: Jun 24, 2020 – 12:30 PM EST

Jun. 24 /CSRwire/ - With the launch of My Story: The 2020 Storytelling Challenge, Girl Rising and HP invite individuals across the globe to share stories of how young leaders are fighting for human rights, racial justice, gender equity, and girls' education at...

Nonprofits Sue Nestlé Purina Pet Food for Deceptive Marketing of Cat Food

Published: Jun 16, 2020 – 06:00 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Jun. 16 /CSRwire/ - Nonprofits Toxin Free USA and Clean Label Project filed a lawsuit against Nestlé USA and Nestlé Purina PetCare Company for deceptive marketing and sale of cat foods labeled as "natural" and with "no artificial preservatives." Lab tests reveal...

Call to Action! Alliance for Water Efficiency Seeks Support for WaterSense in Comments to the EPA

Published: May 07, 2020 – 02:00 PM EST

May 07 /CSRwire/ - In response to a Federal Register Notice on the WaterSense® Program published on April 10, 2020, the Alliance for Water Efficiency (AWE) is now calling on water and sustainability professionals to answer with a strong show of support for...

Earth Day 2020, Taking Action on Climate Change

Published: Apr 24, 2020 – 12:46 PM EST

Good Tech IBM Blog The theme for the 50th anniversary of Earth Day 2020 is climate action. Not merely just the enormous challenge we face, but also the vast opportunities everyone can take advantage of to help solve climate change, one of the...

DialogueDirect and FundPro Marketing International Lead Face-to-Face Fundraising Partnership in the Philippines

Published: Apr 23, 2020 – 05:22 PM EST

 MANILA,  Philippines, Apr. 23 /CSRwire/ - DialogueDirect and FundPro Marketing International are excited to announce they have joined forces to redefine face-to-face fundraising globally. This collaboration combines DialogueDirect's expertise in North America with FundPro's leadership in Asia to establish best practices and explore...

Ecocentricity Blog: My Calling

Published: Apr 23, 2020 – 12:46 PM EST

Though Ray Anderson is John Lanier's greatest inspiration as an environmentalist, it is John's faith that fundamentally motivates him to care for the earth.

Earth Day 50 Years On: The Next Generation Steps Up

Published: Apr 23, 2020 – 12:40 PM EST

Apr. 23 /CSRwire/ - by Gus Harris and J.D. LaRock In his speech inaugurating Earth Day in 1970, its founder, U.S. Senator Gaylord Nelson noted, "Ecology is a big science, a big concept, not a narrow one. It is concerned with all the...

Albertsons Companies Commits Additional $50 Million to Community Hunger Relief in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

Published: Apr 22, 2020 – 04:46 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho, Apr. 22 /CSRwire/ - Click here to see the video message from Albertsons Companies President and CEO, Vivek Sankaran. Albertsons Companies today announced a $50 million commitment to hunger relief across the 2,200+ neighborhoods it serves in 34 states and the...

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