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maurices Joins the American Cancer Society This October in the Fight to End Breast Cancer

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(3BL Media) Duluth, MN - October 4, 2012 - maurices is excited to be teaming up with the American Cancer Society® for October's National Breast Cancer Awareness Month to promote education and early screenings. - Banco Bradesco S.A. (NYSE BBD;BBDO) Publishes 2011 Sustainability Report

The report features the main results, challenges, initiatives and recognitions related to sustainability achieved by the bank during the year
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(3BL Media) October 4, 2012 - Banco Bradesco S.A. has published its 2011 Sustainability Report, featuring the main results, challenges, initiatives and recognitions related to sustainability achieved by the Bank during the year. Click here to download the report.

Stakeholder Engagement Reducing Risk in the Supply Chain

Taiga Company blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
The Supply Chain Standard post, Who’s Responsible for Supply Chain Risk, tours the evolving landscape of sustainable supply chain management from threat monitoring perspective.  In addition to the many risks that that often plague an organization, growing concerns in the supply chain may actually be keeping more executives awake at night.

Tips for a More Beautiful and Green Home Office

Taiga Company blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company

You're running a business and you want to do it right. That means bringing your environmental and social performance in line for a healthier bottom line.  You are asking questions such as, "Are we taking advantage of the sustainable business strategies available to our business to increase productivity?  What actions have we taken to reduce our environmental footprint?  However, sometimes the very basics go unnoticed yet provide plenty of opportunity for eco awareness.  Consider greening your home office.

NYU-SCPS Launches Global Board Leadership Academy

Alice Korngold named Director
Press Release

(3BL Media) October 4, 2012 - New Executive Education Program to Provide Grounding in Best Practices for Board Governance

Addressing the need to strengthen board governance for private and public institutions around the world, the NYU School of Continuing and Professional Studies (NYU-SCPS) will launch the NYU Global Board Leadership Academy in January 2013.

Nick Sorrentino, The Future 500 - Video Interview

Coordinating Collaboration Between Business & NGOs
Multimedia with summary

The Future 500's Nick Sorrentino acknowledges that is is difficult to coordinate different sectors of the economy.  But Sorrentino also knows that the results are worthwhile when individuals and companies collaborate to solve problems.

Cato Institute's Mark A. Calabria - Video Interview

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Mark Calabria, of the Cato Institute, believes that corporations can increase their overall value in a sustainable but profitable manner.  

Hershey to Source 100% Certified Cocoa by 2020

2020 Commitment Complements Established Hershey Programs to Reduce Child Labor and Improve Cocoa Communities in West Africa
Press Release

(3BL Media) Hershey, PA - October 3, 2012 - The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) today said it will source 100 percent certified cocoa for its global chocolate product lines by 2020 and accelerate its programs to help eliminate child labor in the cocoa regions of West Africa.

Senator Paul Sarbanes - Video Interview

Elevating Corporate Governance
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In a recent interview, Senator Paul Sarbanes told Video4Good that committing to corporate responsibility is a way to ensure higher standards and performance from businesses.  Sarbanes points out that everyone benefits when corporate governance is elevated.

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Action Against Hunger's Nan Dale - Video Interview

Collaboration Between NGOs and Corporations
Multimedia with summary

Video4Good interviewed Nan Dale from Action Against Hunger at the COMMIT!Forum 2012 in New York City.  According to Dale, corporate responsibility revolves around finding a common mission between NGOs and businesses, and letting each side bring something to the partnership.


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