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Walmart Announces a New Customer Campaign to Assist with 2017 U.S. Hurricane Relief

For a second time, Walmart will match customer donations two-to-one with additional cash and product donations of up to $10 million
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BENTONVILLE, Ark., September 11, 2017/3BL Media/ – In response to the severe weather impacting the country, Walmart is committing up to $10 million in additional support for 2017 U.S. hurricane relief efforts. This will bring the total committed by Walmart to hurricane relief efforts this year to $30 million, building on the support provided in response to Hurricane Harvey that hit the Gulf region two-and-a-half weeks ago.

A New Dawn for Corporate Leadership

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Change the World? Indeed! The world already seems to be changing more quickly than anyone can keep up with. From one breathless headline to the next, we are seeing faster and more disruptive change about issues of global consequence than ever before. 

Yum! Brands Named to Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the First Time

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LOUISVILLE, KY, September 8, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Yum! Brands has been named to the 2017 Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index (DJSI) for its ongoing commitment to sustainability. This is the Company’s first time being included on the index, which is regarded as one of the leading sustainability benchmarks among businesses and investors alike.

Timberland Encourages Its Customers to Use VolunteerMatch to Give Back

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This article originally appeared on SGB Media

Timberland celebrated the 25th anniversary of its Path of Service program by kicking off a season of volunteer events around the globe. The events will reinforce the brand’s commitment to be Earthkeepers by working to protect and restore the outdoors and support the communities where it does business.

Nestlé’s Parent Support Spotlight on Tessa: Time with Family Close and Far

“It wasn’t just my time with Lila that was valuable, but also the time we were able to spend with my family.”
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by Tessa, quality department at Nestlé Purina

I had my first child, little Lila, on Halloween. We didn’t know we were having a girl — we waited to find out, which made it even more fun and sweet. Before she was born, I had talked with my manager and HR manager about prepping for leave. They explained the new policy which had just launched 2 months prior, and a leave specialist talked to me a number of times to explain all the options.

Mohawk Partners with Susan G. Komen to Cushion All Seven 3-Days

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CALHOUN, Ga., September 8, 2017 /3BL Media/ — To help in the fight against breast cancer, Mohawk is once again partnering with Susan G. Komen® by sponsoring all seven of the organization’s 3-Day events, providing 8,000 pieces of durable, eco-friendly SmartCushionÔ to comfort walkers and crew members.

Crown Royal Kicks Off Football Season by Reminding Fans to Drink in Moderation and “Hydrate Generously”

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First Spirits Brand to Advertise in a Regular-Season Game Delivers Game-Changing Responsible Drinking Initiative

Fan-Focused Initiative Devotes 100% of Ad Spend to Promote Game Day Moderation and Rewards Responsible Consumption with Charitable Contributions

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First Spirits Brand to Advertise in a Regular-Season Game Delivers Game-Changing Responsible Drinking Initiative

Fan-Focused Initiative Devotes 100% of Ad Spend to Promote Game Day Moderation and Rewards Responsible Consumption with Charitable Contributions

Scotiabank Donates $100,000 in Support of Houston and Communities Affected by Hurricane Harvey

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HOUSTON, September 8, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Scotiabank is donating $100,000 to The Zina Garrison Tennis & Education Academy (ZGA) to help bring relief to Houston's Third Ward and Sunnyside Community following Hurricane Harvey.

AT&T Named to Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index

Only U.S. Company in Telecommunication Services Industry to Make the List
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DALLAS, September 8, 2017 /3BL Media/ - AT&T* was named to the 2017 Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index (DJSI). The S&P Dow Jones Index recognizes companies for their economic, environmental and social disclosures and performance. 

We are 1 of only 2 companies – and the only U.S.-based company – in telecommunications to make the list.

First in Food: Nestlé Tops Category in Dow Jones Sustainability Index

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Increasing the share of renewable energy by using solar panels, spent coffee grounds or wood chips to power its factories is just one example of many initiatives that helped Nestlé become No.1 in the food products category in the 2017 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI). 

The DJSI is a globally recognized independent benchmark. It is the first global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies based on RobecoSAM’s analysis of financially material Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) factors

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