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Women Leaders Converge in Dallas for Entrepreneurship Summit

Published: Dec 21, 2016 – 09:15 AM EST

DALLAS, Dec. 21 /CSRwire/ - Mary Kay Inc. will host its first Women's Entrepreneurship Summit on Friday, January 27, 2017, from 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the Fairmont Hotel Dallas, located at 1717 N. Akard in Downtown Dallas. Registration is now open,...

Cargill Joins New Paradigm for Parity℠ Coalition, Pledging Gender Parity in Leadership by 2030

Published: Dec 07, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 07 /CSRwire/ - Cargill CEO and Chairman David MacLennan today joined a diverse group of current and former CEOs and business leaders in launching the Paradigm for Parity℠ coalition, an organization committed to achieving gender parity across all levels of corporate...

Kiva Announces Leadership Pledge from Bank of America to Support “Women’s Entrepreneurship Fund”

Published: Nov 30, 2016 – 05:29 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 30 /CSRwire/ - Bank of America, U.S. Department of State and Kiva, the world's largest crowdfunding platform for social good, have joined forces to support women's entrepreneurship through the "Women's Entrepreneurship Fund." The newly created fund will help to crowdfund...

Swarovski Supports Trust Women Conference to Advance Women’s Rights and Tackle Slavery

Published: Nov 29, 2016 – 04:00 PM EST

LONDON, Nov. 29 /CSRwire/ - For the third consecutive year Swarovski is supporting the Trust Women conference (November 30 - December 1), which brings together thought leaders and change makers to find real solutions to empower women and to fight slavery worldwide. The...

Michelle Borré, OppenheimerFunds, Inducted into the 2016 YW Academy of Women Leaders Class

Published: Nov 18, 2016 – 04:00 PM EST

NEW YORK, Nov. 18 /CSRwire/ - The YWCA of the City of New York (YW) announced that Michelle Borré, sole Portfolio Manager of Oppenheimer Fundamental Alternatives Fund (QVOPX) and lead Portfolio Manager of Oppenheimer Capital Income Fund (OPPEX), along with more than 20...

Pepsico and 21st Century Fox Announce “The Search For Hidden Figures” Contest to Discover Emerging Female Visionaries in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)

Published: Nov 15, 2016 – 12:00 PM EST

PURCHASE, N.Y., Nov. 15 /CSRwire/ - PepsiCo and 21st Century Fox, in partnership with the New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS), announces "The Search for Hidden Figures" - a new scholarship contest designed to help uncover the next generation of female leaders in...

New CARE Report Highlights Cocoa Life’s Positive Impact on Women’s Empowerment

Published: Oct 20, 2016 – 09:22 AM EST

DEERFIELD, Ill., Oct. 20 /CSRwire/ - Following the publication of CARE International's favorable assessment of Cocoa Life in Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire, Mondelēz International announced that it would further strengthen the women's empowerment initiatives of its signature cocoa sustainability program. These enhancements will...

New Survey Reveals Men's Involvement Critical in Efforts to End Domestic Abuse

Published: Oct 04, 2016 – 12:37 PM EST

DALLAS, Texas , Oct. 04 /CSRwire/ - Domestic violence is not just a women's issue. That's the key message that resonated among more than 850 domestic violence organizations nationwide in Mary Kay's 2016 Truth About Abuse Survey, which reveals that nine out of...

mothers2mothers Announces Secured Partners and Launch Date for the Every Child Deserves a Birthday Campaign

Published: Sep 28, 2016 – 01:31 PM EST

Los Angeles, Calif., Sep. 28 /CSRwire/ - Recognized by the United Nations for its lifesaving model to eliminate pediatric AIDS and promote healthy motherhood, mothers2mothers (m2m) will mark its 15th birthday on Tuesday, October 4 with a year-long global initiative-Change Tomorrow Today-celebrating m2m's...

UNFCU Foundation Names Jodi Pulice of JRT Realty Group

Published: Sep 15, 2016 – 09:15 AM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 15 /CSRwire/ - The UNFCU Foundation, a non-profit organization with a mission to sustain the path out of poverty through healthcare and education for women and children, today announced the appointment of Jodi Pulice, Founder and CEO of JRT Realty...

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