September 23, 2019 The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

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Majority of Small Businesses Show Customer Appreciation by Giving to Communities, TD Bank Study Finds

Published: Aug 05, 2019 – 02:08 PM EST

CHERRY HILL, N.J., Aug. 05 /CSRwire/ - According to a recent survey, 73 percent of small businesses provide support to local charitable and communal causes to show their commitment to giving back and to express appreciation to customers and the community. The study,...

ESPN Launches Don’t Retire, Kid Campaign Aimed at Increasing Youth Sports Participation

Published: Aug 02, 2019 – 01:15 PM EST

- ESPN Will Kick Off Campaign with PSA and Features across Platforms on August 4 - Initiative is part of the Aspen Institute’s Project Play 2020

Consumers Energy Foundation Seeks Applicants for Prosperity Awards, Supporting Economic, Neighborhood Development With $500,000

Published: Aug 01, 2019 – 02:37 PM EST

JACKSON, Mich., Aug. 01 /CSRwire/ - The Consumers Energy Foundation is highlighting its commitment to Michigan's businesses and communities by providing $500,000 to nonprofit organizations through its first Prosperity Awards. "Consumers Energy is dedicated to ensuring Michigan businesses and communities are growing and...

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...



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