February 19, 2020

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Wells Fargo Expands Financing for Diverse Small Businesses

Published: Feb 03, 2020 – 04:22 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 03 /CSRwire/ - The Wells Fargo Foundation announces that it is providing $17.4 million to Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) across the U.S. to accelerate the growth of diverse small businesses and job creation in local communities. As part of...

Wells Fargo Foundation Donates $100,000 to Earthquake Relief Efforts in Puerto Rico

Published: Feb 03, 2020 – 03:57 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 03 /CSRwire/ - The Wells Fargo Foundation today announced a $100,000 donation to the American Red Cross for ongoing relief efforts across Puerto Rico in the aftermath of a series of earthquakes. The American Red Cross is providing shelter, food,...

General Mills: A Recipe for Local Change

Published: Feb 03, 2020 – 03:50 PM EST

Feb. 03 /CSRwire/ - Originally published by United Way Greater Toronto This article originally appeared in United Way's 2019 Local Leader List in the Globe and Mail on November 9, 2019. Most weekday mornings, Dale Storey goes to the gym at 5 a.m.,...

The Scotiabank Women Initiative Teams up With Réseau Des Femmes D'Affaires DU Québec to Launch Educational Networking Series for Women Entrepreneurs in Quebec

Published: Feb 03, 2020 – 03:23 PM EST

MONTREA, Feb. 03 /CSRwire/ - The Scotiabank Women InitiativeTM is teaming up with Réseau des Femmes d'affaires du Québec (RFAQ) to deliver tangible education through a new series of networking events connecting women entrepreneurs across Quebec. The quarterly networking events will provide a...

Scotiabank Helps Shape the Future of Artificial Intelligence with Donation to the University of Ottawa

Published: Feb 03, 2020 – 02:21 PM EST

OTTAWA, Feb. 03 /CSRwire/ - Today, Scotiabank announced a donation of $750,000 to the University of Ottawa to launch the Scotiabank AI & Society Initiative. The Scotiabank AI & Society Initiative will initiate two research projects. AI & Inclusion will support research focused...

UNFCU Foundation Announces 2020 Grant Recipients

Published: Jan 31, 2020 – 12:13 PM EST

LONG ISLAND CITY, N.Y., Jan. 31 /CSRwire/ - UNFCU Foundation announced its 2020 grant recipients today. The work of each of the 15 organizations aligns with the Foundation's mission to sustain a path out of poverty through healthcare and education for women and...

FedEx Pledges Transportation Support to Aid in Coronavirus Emergency

Published: Jan 28, 2020 – 12:03 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 28 /CSRwire/ - FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) is committing transportation and logistics support to humanitarian relief agencies as they respond to the coronavirus outbreak. As part of these efforts, FedEx Express is shipping more than 200,000 surgical masks and personal...

Announcing Resilient Cities Catalyst: a New Nonprofit Built on the Legacy of 100 Resilient Cities

Published: Jan 28, 2020 – 10:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jan. 28 /CSRwire/ - Anchored in knowledge gained in the development of the urban resilience movement, Resilient Cities Catalyst (RCC) formally launched today in the lead-up to the World Urban Forum in Abu Dhabi. Led by former executives of 100 Resilient...

Sixth Annual Comerica Bank Dallas Prom Dress Drive Begins February 1

Published: Jan 27, 2020 – 04:42 PM EST

DALLAS, Jan. 27 /CSRwire/ - Comerica Bank will host its sixth annual Prom Dress Drive, benefitting Dallas CASA and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas, during the month of February. Six Dallas-area Comerica banking centers, including its newest location in the...

When We All Vote and MTV Team up to Launch the "2020 Prom Challenge" Rewarding Creative Voter Registration Drives in High Schools Nationwide

Published: Jan 27, 2020 – 04:28 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Jan. 27 /CSRwire/ - Today, When We All Vote's national high school program, My School Votes, in partnership with MTV's +1thevote and support from brand partners, such as Rent the Runway, announced the official launch of the 2020 Prom Challenge - a...



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