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iNotForProfit Announces Its B Corporation Certification

Published: Mar 26, 2014 – 10:07 AM EST

WATERLOO, O.N., Mar. 26 /CSRwire/ - iNotForProfit, a pioneer in the charitable technology space, today announced its certification as a B Corporation, joining a growing community of nearly 1,000 certified companies from 32 countries and 60 industries, who have united under a common...

d.light Leaders Named 2014 Social Entrepreneurs of the Year

Published: Mar 24, 2014 – 12:33 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Mar. 24 /CSRwire/ - d.light, a for-profit social enterprise that manufactures and distributes solar lighting and power products with primary markets in the developing world, today announced that Donn Tice, Chairman and CEO, along with cofounders Ned Tozun, President, and Sam...

Cause Marketing Leaders Team Up for Interactive Webinar on Marketing to Millennials and other 'Conscientious Consumers'

Published: Mar 19, 2014 – 11:54 AM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt., Mar. 19 /CSRwire/ - Millennials form the most socially conscious generation since the Baby Boomers and they will eclipse Boomers in spending by 2017. That's why businesses are increasingly interested in finding creative and business-generating ways to reach the growing ranks...

92 Businesses Honored as 'Best for the World', Creating Most Overall Positive Social and Environmental Impact

Published: Mar 19, 2014 – 08:45 AM EST

WAYNE, Pa., Mar. 19 /CSRwire/ - Today, 92 companies worldwide were recognized for creating the most positive, overall social and environmental impact by the nonprofit B Lab with the release of the third annual 'B Corp Best for the World' list. The 'B...

Social Enterprise Alliance Summit in Nashville, TN -- April 13 – 16

Published: Mar 12, 2014 – 10:00 AM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Mar. 12 /CSRwire/ - Register Here! The Social Enterprise Alliance's Summit 14 will take place on April 13-16 in Nashville, Tenn. The conference will feature four days of panels, two dozen training sessions and more than 60 speakers. SEA is the...

Ideagen 'Empowering Women' Summit

Published: Mar 11, 2014 – 08:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Mar. 11 /CSRwire/ - On March 3, 2014, Ideagen − a cross sector, collective impact network where the world's leading organizations convene to innovate and collaborate hosted a summit focused on 'Empowering Women', with a focus dedicated to the advancement of...

Aspen Institute Names Entrepreneurial Leaders as 2014 Henry Crown Fellows

Published: Mar 06, 2014 – 02:00 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Mar. 06 /CSRwire/ - The Aspen Institute today announced its 2014 Class of Henry Crown Fellows. The Henry Crown Fellowship mobilizes a new breed of leaders, all under the age of 45, to tackle the world's most intractable problems. All are proven...

ChicoBag Joins B Corp to Help Change the Status Quo and Raise the Bar on Social and Environmental Performance Standards

Published: Mar 05, 2014 – 02:54 PM EST

CHICO, Calif., Mar. 05 /CSRwire/ - ChicoBag, a leader in reducing single-use disposable plastics with innovative, high-quality reusable products, is proud to announce they are now a certified Benefit Corporation. After a holistic assessment of their business, ChicoBag became certified with an overall...

Social Enterprise Movement Gains Momentum as Hundreds Plan to Gather to Raise Profile of Business for the Common Good

Published: Jan 29, 2014 – 04:42 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 29 /CSRwire/ - As nonprofits struggle to stay afloat and businesses search for how to appeal to socially-conscious consumers, the social enterprise movement is growing. From a handcrafted jewelry company that employs impoverished women to a financial services business that...

UL Responsible Sourcing Introduces Corrective and Preventive Action Tool To Help Manage Workplace Improvements

Published: Mar 26, 2012 – 01:53 PM EST

LOS ANGELES, Mar. 26 /CSRwire/ - UL's Responsible Sourcing group, a leading global provider of corporate responsibility auditing and consulting services, today announced the introduction of its Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA) System to help manage and track improvements in manufacturing processes and...

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