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Boston Event Sparks a National Conversation on Diversity in Incubators and Accelerators

Published: Oct 19, 2016 – 05:16 PM EST

BOSTON, Oct. 19 /CSRwire/ - An event hosted in Boston next week is sparking a national conversation on what it will take to increase women and minority participation in incubators and accelerators. The convening, Catalyzing Inclusivity in Incubators and Accelerators, is organized by...

Walmart Foundation Aims to Increase Economic Mobility in Growing Retail Industry Through an Investment That Strengthens Career Services Programs Nationwide

Published: Sep 07, 2016 – 10:14 AM EST

BENTONVILLE, Sep. 07 /CSRwire/ - As a next step in an effort to increase economic mobility of workers in retail and adjacent sectors in the U.S., the Walmart Foundation today announced 10 Workforce Development Boards (WDBs) across the country will receive funding from...

GlobalGiving Launches Italy Earthquake Relief Fund

Published: Aug 25, 2016 – 07:19 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Aug. 25 /CSRwire/ - GlobalGiving, a rapid-response crowdfunding community that connects donors with those in need during disasters, has launched a relief and recovery fund for survivors of the earthquake that devastated towns in central Italy on Wednesday morning. The 6.2...

Sodexo Establishes Tier III Data Center to Meet Global Demand

Published: Aug 10, 2016 – 05:13 PM EST

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Aug. 10 /CSRwire/ - Seeking infrastructure that is robust, resilient, secure, available and responsive, Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, chose a Tier III data center partner to ensure the availability of Sodexo's business critical applications and meet the...

LifeStraw Invites Global Teams, Citizens To Help Brazilians In Need Gain Access To Safe Water During Athletic Competitons In Rio Through The Brazil Project

Published: Aug 01, 2016 – 10:31 AM EST

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Aug. 01 /CSRwire/ - This week, as all eyes are on Rio and athletes from around the world, LifeStraw, a leader in safe water technology, is inviting global teams and citizens to get involved, not only as spectators, but also, as...

Eastman Partners with Clemson Engineers for Developing Countries

Published: Jun 23, 2016 – 04:48 PM EST

KINGSPORT, Tenn., Jun. 23 /CSRwire/ - Yesterday, Eastman and Clemson University announced an exciting new partnership with Clemson Engineers for Developing Countries (CEDC), a nonprofit service learning organization that develops solutions to improve the quality of life for the people of Cange, Haiti....

Sustainable Energy for All Shifts Gear to Speed Delivery of Affordable, Clean Energy

Published: Jun 15, 2016 – 11:34 AM EST

BRUSSELS, Jun. 15 /CSRwire/ - Sustainable Energy for All - the global, multi-stakeholder platform that played a core role in putting universal access to modern energy services at the heart of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Paris climate agreement - is shifting...

Asahi Kasei: Investing in Inclusive Growth

Published: May 24, 2016 – 08:25 AM EST

New York/Tokyo, May 24 /CSRwire/ - Asahi Kasei, one of Japan's leading manufactures of fiber products and chemicals, has joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA), committing to enhance the skills and productivity of 5,240 employees in the cupro fiber industry, and develop...

Acumen Launches Acumen America to Tackle Poverty in the United States in Partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Barclays and The Hitachi Foundation

Published: May 16, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, May 16 /CSRwire/ - Acumen, the nonprofit global venture fund, announced today the launch of Acumen America, a portfolio of American social enterprises focused on tackling poverty within the United States. Since its founding in 2001, Acumen has invested $101 million...

On Nepal Earthquake Anniversary, Five Lessons for Supporting Japan & Ecuador

Published: Apr 25, 2016 – 06:40 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Apr. 25 /CSRwire/ - Nearly one year after two devastating earthquakes impacted more than eight million people in Nepal, deadly earthquakes have hit both Japan and Ecuador this past week highlighting the need for urgent humanitarian and rebuilding efforts. GlobalGiving, a...

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