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Benevity Data Shows 2016 Election Cycle Kicked Off Major Shift in Corporate Giving Trends

Donations from nearly 300 leading companies and their employees signify a shift to event-triggered giving
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Data from the Benevity client community shows a significant shift in charitable donation trends in 2016 and 2017, with human rights organizations taking top slots from long-standing leaders. This data comes from nearly 300 global companies representing more than $1 billion in donations to more than 100,000 charities worldwide.

Circles and Connected Living Team up to Bring Combined Services and a Mobile App That Connects Families and Offers VIP Treatment With a Personal Concierge

Circles and Connected Living team up to bring a innovative mobile offering to employers to help their employees improve their work / life balance
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WALTHAM, MA, October 27, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Circles, a global concierge service provider and part of the Sodexo Group, a world leader in Quality of Life Services, today announces a partnership with Connected Living, the nation’s leading connector of Seniors with family, friends and communities.

Points of Light Names Rose McManus Coleman as Chief Development Officer

McManus Coleman joins leading volunteer service organization in November 2017
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ATLANTA, October 30, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Points of Light announced today that Rose McManus Coleman, senior vice president at NeighborWorks America, has been selected as its new chief development officer. McManus Coleman, who will join Points of Light in November 2017, will oversee the creation and execution of all development strategy, including annual giving, major gifts, sponsorships, government, corporate, foundation and special campaigns.

PANDORA Ranks as One of the World’s Best Employers

PANDORA ranks as number 133 in the World’s Best Employers list in the latest Global 2000 list by Forbes magazine. This places the company first in its listed country, Denmark.
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Forbes magazine has released its latest Global 2000 list, ranking publicly listed companies in over 58 countries based on four specific categories. Most notably, PANDORA has been ranked as number 133 in the World’s Best Employers list – placing the company first in its listed country, Denmark.

“Those ranking in the top of the Forbes list include huge multinational companies such as Apple and Google, so for PANDORA to be among the top 140 and the best ranked Danish company is quite an achievement,” said Claus Rasmussen, VP of Global HR at PANDORA.

UN Migration Agency and Responsible Business Alliance Sign Agreement to Combat Forced Labor and Exploitation

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GENEVA and ALEXANDRIA, Va., October 24, 2017 /3BL Media/ - IOM, the UN Migration Agency and the Responsible Business Alliance (RBA), formerly the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on October 17 to boost cooperation, promote ethical recruitment and protect the rights of migrant workers.

Newmont's Commitment to Creating a More Sustainable World

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In 2015, more than 130 heads of state at the United Nations (UN) Summit on Sustainable Development adopted 17 sustainable development goals (SDGs) that aim to end poverty, protect the environment and promote prosperity by 2030.

A Day in Thailand

PANDORA is highly committed to providing safe, healthy and developing jobs for 13,200 people in Thailand.
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At PANDORA’s modern crafting facilities in Thailand, 13,200 people are bringing their skills, hearts and minds to work every day. This is why we are committed to ensuring a positive and inspiring workplace through a holistic approach - emphasizing not only professional but also personal opportunities.

100 Advocates Join The Poverty Is Unnecessary Project

City of Austin, Texas Proclaims October 25th, 2017 as Poverty Is Unnecessary Day
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EICC Becomes the Responsible Business Alliance

Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition Rebrands to Reflect Expanded Reach and Influence
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ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 17, 2017 /3BL Media/ - The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), a nonprofit coalition of leading companies dedicated to improving social, environmental and ethical conditions in their global supply chains, today announced it has become the Responsible Business Alliance (RBA).

The Power of She: The Fair Trade Difference

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Most of the people who make Athleta clothes are women. Which is kind of fitting (pardon the pun) when you think about it. It’s also what drove us, back in January, to partner with Fair Trade USA to create more than 40 Fair Trade Certified styles. Because our mission is to empower women and girls to achieve their limitless potential. All women and girls, including the women making our tanks, tights and tees.

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