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The Home Depot Launches Career Assistance Program for Military and Veterans

Mission: Transition® to provide civilian career workshops and online military skills translator
Press Release

ATLANTA, Oct. 10, 2012 /3BL Media/ -- The Home Depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, announced a new initiative today aimed at arming U.S. service men and women with the knowledge and resources they need to successfully transition into the civilian workforce.

The new program, dubbed Mission: Transition, is a concentrated effort by The Home Depot to assist the military community with job search strategies and tools for today’s challenging employment market.

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.

Education Leaders Welcome National Social Innovator Genesys Works To World's Tech Epicenter -- San Francisco

One Million Dollar Contribution From AT&T Will Connect San Francisco’s Underserved Youth To the Bay Area’s Global Tech Innovators, Expand Proven Program Nationwide
Press Release

(3BL Media) San Francisco, CA - October 4, 2012 - Hydra Mendoza, San Francisco Mayor’s Education Advisor and Board of Education Commissioner, joined by Ken McNeely, President of AT&T-California, and Carmen Chu, Supervisor-District 4, announced the launch of Genesys Works in the Bay Area today at City Hall. The leaders were on hand to support the nationally recognized non-profit, which with a $1 million contribution from AT&T will increase learning opportunities for underrepresented high school seniors.

1 Million Hours, Unlimited Potential

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1 Million Hours, Unlimited Potential

By: Janice Evans-Page

One of the reasons why I love being an AT&T employee is the fact that I get to work with exceptional people every day. 

Greg Netzer, CR Managing Director at AHA! - Video Interview

Keeping CSR Close to Home
Multimedia with summary

At AHA!, corporate responsibility is close to home, involving everything from employees commuting to procuring supplies. According to Greg Netzer, this gives AHA! a deeper understanding of what it means to be sustainable, and an apprecitaion for how difficult it can be for companies to make sustainable decisions.

Subaru Recognized as Most Adoption-Friendly Auto Company for Sixth Consecutive Year

Press Release
  • Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption ranked Subaru number one in the Transportation and Automotive category on its 2012 “Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces” list
  • Subaru has been recognized every year since the Foundation’s launched its annual list in 2007

(3BL Media) Cherry Hill, NJ – October 1, 2012 -- Subaru of America, Inc., was recognized by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption as the most adoption-friendly company in the transportation and automotive industry. Subaru has been ranked number one in this category for six consecutive years. 

Leadership in CCSR - Embracing new opportunities

Article

Social Networks and the Internet, with instant communications and access to a vast amount of information, have empowered people around the world to be aware of the needs of the individual, community and the environment. Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) are all about empowering a way of life for people to manage their economic welfare by being environment friendly and attentive to the social needs of individuals in the community.

// CCSR Conference Highlights Canada Perspective

5th Annual CCSR Conference brings Canada Perspective on Corporate and Community Social Responsibility
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The 5th annual Corporate and Community Social Responsibility (CCSR) Conference will be held on Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 at Algonquin College in Ottawa to celebrate and showcase excellence in CCSR. Participants will engage with experts from around the country and beyond to learn new ways that corporations work with their community and NGOs, and how such relationships improve productivity and enhance the bottom line.

Doing More With Less: Companies Should Learn from Benjamin Franklin

Rebalance your Money, People and Rules
Article

“Doing More with Less”, the latest book by CSR expert Bruce Piasecki, outlines CSR strategies for businesses to use in accomplishing “a new way to wealth” in the 21st century. “Doing More With Less will also be the title of Piasecki’s keynote address at this year’s Corporate and Community Social Responsibility CCSR Conference.

Fostering Economic Vitality Across Our Business

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PG&E has the privilege of serving 15 million Californians—homes and businesses that encompass a diverse array of customers and communities. We recognize that many of these communities have been hard hit by the economic downturn and that customers continue to face high unemployment, housing foreclosures and other economic challenges.

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