Health and Wellness CSR News

Duke Energy Foundation Provides $250,000 in Grants to Address Opioid Addiction in 11 Indiana Counties

Summary: 
  • Grant will fund Ivy Tech scholarships to train addiction specialists, connect them to potential employers

  • Hamilton Center will use funding for treatment and job assistance for those with opioid use disorder

Press Release
  • Grant will fund Ivy Tech scholarships to train addiction specialists, connect them to potential employers

  • Hamilton Center will use funding for treatment and job assistance for those with opioid use disorder

The Case for Investing in Sustainable Buildings

Article

by Sam Adams, CEO & Co-Founder, Vert Asset Management 

Why Invest for Sustainability in Real Estate?

General Mills Gives Back to the Community Through Child Nutrition Initiatives

By Gaver Chatterjee
Article

General Mills is a global food company that Makes Food People Love, popularly known in India by its brands; Pillsbury, Nature Valley, Haagen Dazs and Betty Crocker among others. Featured prominently on its website is the statement: Our devotion to community and planet drives the way we give back and do business.

Healthcare Diversity Council Announces 2019 Top Healthcare Diversity Leaders and Organizations

Press Release

HOUSTON, August 5, 2019 /3BL Media/ - The Healthcare Diversity Council and the National Diversity Council is proud to announce the 2019 Top Healthcare Diversity Leaders and Organizations. Theses two prestigious awards highlight a list of achievers and innovators who impacted the healthcare industry. The awardees were honored during the inaugural National Healthcare Diversity Conference in Houston, Texas on July 24, 2019. 

New Holland Construction Supporting Accessibility and Inclusion. In sport. In Work.

Multimedia with summary

Sport is universally recognized as not only having physical health benefits, but as having an important role to play in both positive mental health and raising self-esteem. Furthermore, ensuring all members of society can equally access sporting opportunities is of fundamental importance.

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

Summary: 
  • 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
Press Release
  • 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

Sustainability in Detroit, Part 1: The City Steps Up

Summary: 
What does sustainability look like in Detroit, a city that is going through changes that some consider a renaissance? The Erb Institute talked with five people who are working to make Detroit more sustainable—in wildly divergent ways, from bees, to dirt, to real estate development, to stormwater. This is Part 1 of 5.
Blog
What does sustainability look like in Detroit, a city that is going through changes that some consider a renaissance? The Erb Institute talked with five people who are working to make Detroit more sustainable—in wildly divergent ways, from bees, to dirt, to real estate development, to stormwater. This is Part 1 of 5.

ITV Announces New Social Purpose Targets, and Creates Award-winning Campaigns

Article

August 1, 2019 - ITV has developed a new Social Purpose strategy and set ambitious targets to drive meaningful change, which are published in our report released this week.  With the massive reach of our platforms, much-loved shows and creative talent we have an ability to shape culture for good. We have identified four priorities where we want to make significant difference, externally and internally. These are: championing better mental and physical health for all; fostering creativity by embracing diversity; reducing our impact on the environment; and giving back. 

Going Remote: Our Traveling Office

"Our hope is to inspire others to think outside the literal box and envision what today’s headquarters can be."
Blog

By Rachel Gutter

Five Cannes Lions Campaigns We Liked: Your Winner Revealed

PRWeek UK's pick of the best PR and comms campaigns from Cannes Lions ended up with nearly 700 votes in total. Find out the winner below...
Article

By Rob McKinlay

PRWeek's five favourite campaigns from the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity ended up a two-horse race, with a tense denouement befitting of two worthy protagonists.

Eventually it was won with more than 350 votes by US health insurer Aflac, which gave cancer-afflicted children over three years old an interactive toy duck – the company's logo – free of charge.

Pages

Subscribe to Health and Wellness