November 17, 2019

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FedEx, Direct Relief, International Medical Corps, Team Rubicon & Water Mission Team Up to Deliver Supplies and Aid to the Bahamas

Published: Sep 13, 2019 – 10:00 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sep. 13 /CSRwire/ - More than 56,000 pounds of critical aid is on the ground and in the hands of relief workers in the Bahamas. FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) delivered the emergency supplies via a dedicated flight today to help the...

50 More Large Enterprises Select Benevity to Power Corporate Purpose Initiatives

Published: Sep 11, 2019 – 08:15 AM EST

CALGARY, Canada, Sep. 11 /CSRwire/ - Benevity, Inc., the global leader in corporate social responsibility (CSR) and employee engagement software, today announced that another 50 enterprise companies have selected the Benevity platform to power their corporate purpose initiatives in the first half of...

National Grid Celebrates Hands-on Skills With Trades Summer Camp

Published: Sep 04, 2019 – 02:10 PM EST

SCHENECTADY, N.Y., Sep. 04 /CSRwire/ - National Grid, in partnership with SEAT (Social Enterprise and Training) Center celebrated the company's first ever local Trades Summer Camp for more than a dozen Schenectady youth, ages 13 - 15. Throughout the three-day camp, students learned...

Arrow Electronics in Asia Pacific Hosts Family Day to Foster Community Involvement

Published: Aug 21, 2019 – 05:46 PM EST

DENVER, Aug. 21 /CSRwire/ - Arrow Electronics hosted a Family Day at its Hong Kong headquarters to raise awareness about local nonprofits and cultivate community involvement. The Hong Kong Association of the Deaf, the Deaf Café and The Life Workshop participated in the...

North Carolina Student Leaders Recognized by Congress for Goalsetting and Volunteer Efforts

Published: Aug 13, 2019 – 02:30 PM EST

CONCORD, NC, Aug. 13 /CSRwire/ - Today, U.S. Representatives Alma Adams (NC-12) and Richard Hudson (NC-08) co-hosted the 2019 North Carolina Congressional Award Ceremony. 65 youth from across the state were presented with The Congressional Award, Congress' highest honor for youth. Each recipient...

Businesses Gather in New Zealand to Discuss the Power of Corporate Volunteering

Published: Aug 06, 2019 – 07:47 PM EST

Aug. 06 /CSRwire/ - On 26 July, KPMG hosted 20 New Zealand businesses to discuss the importance of corporate volunteering, and explore collaboration opportunities with the United Nations, other businesses, and not-for-profits to harness the power of working together to fuel the prosperity...

The Salvation Army Teams Up With Walmart to “Stuff the Bus”

Published: Jul 23, 2019 – 11:35 AM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va. , Jul. 23 /CSRwire/ - The Salvation Army and Walmart are joining forces to help kids succeed this year by providing back-to-school supplies to children in need. "Stuff the Bus" campaign events will be hosted at nearly 3,000 participating Walmart stores...

Corporate School Supply Drives Support Millions of U.S. Kids in Need

Published: Jul 09, 2019 – 02:07 PM EST

MENDHAM, N.J., Jul. 09 /CSRwire/ - Even as adults, most of us can remember the feelings around the first day of school: the brilliant sunlight of a fall morning; the crisp, new outfit chosen with care; the sharp points of freshly sharpened pencils;...

Nestlé Volunteers Take Part in Lac Léman Clean-Up

Published: Jun 25, 2019 – 04:50 PM EST

Jun. 25 /CSRwire/ - More than 600 Nestlé employees and their families are expected to join a clean-up initiative around Lac Léman, Switzerland on 22 June 2019. This initiative is part of Nestlé's broader vision to achieve a waste-free future. In collaboration with...

Keep America Beautiful Launches #Beautiful4th to Encourage Consumer Responsibility on Independence Day

Published: Jun 25, 2019 – 04:04 PM EST

STAMFORD, Conn., Jun. 25 /CSRwire/ - Happy Birthday, America! Independence Day is synonymous with fireworks, BBQs, and trips to the beach celebrating with family and friends. This year, national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful® is launching the #Beautiful4th campaign to encourage those partaking in...

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