September 16, 2019 The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

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Safer Sleep: Seventh Generation Aims to Replace All Toxic Nap Mats in State of Vermont

Published: Aug 01, 2019 – 01:27 PM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt., Aug. 01 /CSRwire/ - (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Seventh Generation, a leading household and personal care products company and pioneer in the environmentally conscious products space, announces its goal to replace every single toxic nap mat in childcare centers throughout the...

Smithfield Foods Now Accepting 2020 Charitable Grant Applications

Published: Aug 01, 2019 – 12:15 PM EST

SMITHFIELD, Va., Aug. 01 /CSRwire/ - The Smithfield Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Smithfield Foods, Inc., is pleased to announce that applications for the company's charitable grant program are now available. First launched in December 2018, Smithfield's annual charitable grant program supports projects...

Fair Trade USA® Reaches $25 Million Goal in Transformative Capital Campaign

Published: Aug 01, 2019 – 07:16 AM EST

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 01 /CSRwire/ - Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of fair trade products in North America, has announced the successful conclusion of its first-ever Capital Campaign, which raised $25 million to launch new fair trade products, reach new producer...

Smithfield Foods “Smokes Out Hunger” With 40,000 Pound Protein Donation To Food Bank of Iowa

Published: Jul 29, 2019 – 12:25 PM EST

DES MOINES, Iowa, Jul. 29 /CSRwire/ - Smithfield Foods, Inc. joined the Des Moines community to benefit the Food Bank of Iowa during their annual Smoke Out Hunger event. To celebrate, Smithfield donated more than 40,000 pounds of protein, equivalent to more than...

Wells Fargo Donates Additional $7.9 Million for Small Business Growth

Published: Jul 29, 2019 – 09:10 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Jul. 29 /CSRwire/ - Wells Fargo announced another new boost to diverse small businesses today with $7.9 million in grants from its Diverse Community Capital program, which offers capital and technical assistance to minority-owned small businesses through Community Development Financial Institutions...

Taproot Foundation Launches Newly Transformed Matchmaking Platform Taproot Plus

Published: Jul 25, 2019 – 01:27 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jul. 25 /CSRwire/ - Taproot Foundation is transforming how nonprofit and social change organizations access the pro bono support they need to achieve their missions by launching the newly redesigned matchmaking platform Taproot Plus at Each and every day, social...

Hanesbrands Partners With Free The Girls to Support Women Rescued From Human Trafficking

Published: Jul 25, 2019 – 01:18 PM EST

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Jul. 25 /CSRwire/ - HanesBrands, a socially responsible global marketer of everyday basic apparel, has joined forces with the nonprofit group Free The Girls to help women rescued from human trafficking re-establish their lives. The company's more than 200 retail stores...

FedEx Announces Next Stage of its Global Community Engagement Program – FedEx Cares 50 by 50

Published: Jul 25, 2019 – 01:13 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jul. 25 /CSRwire/ - FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) is proud to announce the next stage of its global community engagement program - FedEx Cares 50 by 50, a new journey to deliver hope, change and new possibilities for 50 million people...

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...

SunTrust Foundation Awards $2 Million Grant to 3DE National

Published: Jul 22, 2019 – 03:57 PM EST

ATLANTA, Jul. 22 /CSRwire/ - The SunTrust Foundation today announced a three-year grant of $2 million to 3DE National to continue the nonprofit's expansion in metro Atlanta and launch 3DE schools outside of Georgia for the first time, bringing the innovative high school...



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