Philanthropy CSR News

BuzzFeed Recognizes Three Solve for Tomorrow Winners for Changing the World


Each year, the Solve for Tomorrow contest aims to raise enthusiasm in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) subjects by encouraging teachers and students to solve issues in their community. Most recently, three winning classes from the 2015 Solve for Tomorrow contest were featured in BuzzFeed’s “15 Ways Students Are Changing The World” for positively impacting their communities.

The Costa Crociere Foundation Starts Its Selection Process for Projects Aimed at Social Betterment and Protection of the Marine Environment

For the second year running, the Foundation is conducting a call for social and environmental projects for which it will provide funding.
Press Release


Non-profit organizations can submit their proposals on the Foundation’s website until February 14 or until the limit of 200 candidate projects is reached.

Bombarded by Grant Requests? Here’s How You Can Simplify the Process and Stay Organized

By: Burt Cummings, CEO, Versaic

As a grant manager, it’s likely you’ve had times where you’ve been overwhelmed with the task of handling multiple requests for grants or funding. The process of managing these requests can be painstakingly difficult, considering how much there is to do, how many elements are involved and the fact that it’s easy for things to fall through the cracks.

Caesars Foundation Solves for Soap, Engages Employees with Clean the World


The hospitality industry has long been under the CSR microscope due to the sheer volume of operations, energy use and waste creation. Although towel and linen reuse programs may be the hallmark consumer-facing program of the industry, new efforts have emerged that make a huge impact not only on sustainability issues within the industry but also leave a social impact mark on the world.

JPMorgan Chase Announces $75 Million Global Initiative to Address Economic Opportunity Crisis Facing Young People

New Skills for Youth will encourage U.S. states to transform career-focused education programs and invest in effective strategies for scaling high-quality, skills-based training and education globally
Press Release

NEW YORK, January 19, 2016 /3BL Media/ – JPMorgan Chase & Co. today announced a new $75 million, five-year global initiative to address the youth unemployment crisis and expand young people’s access to economic opportunity.

Reflections on Laudato Si


I think I was about ten years old when Greek and Roman mythology first caught my attention. I’ve always enjoyed good stories, and when you set those stories in distant lands a long time ago and add in a dose of supernatural powers, I’m likely to get sucked in. Heck, that formula worked pretty darn well with Star Wars (and no, I don’t intend to keep referencing Skywalker and Friends in nearly every post – this is the last one for a while, I promise).

Philanthropy Meets Technology in the Whirlpool® Smart Top Load Washer

From the Connect to care™ Program to Amazon Dash Replenishment, Whirlpool’s Award-Winning Laundry Pair Thinks and Plans Ahead for Families¹
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LAS VEGAS, Jan. 21, 2016 /3BL Media/ – The new Whirlpool® Smart Top Load Washer and Dryer offer families another way to care for each other and those around them like no other – it is the first-ever laundry pair in the U.S. to introduce the use of technology to power philanthropic donations.

Care is Giving Back: The Connect to care™ program

CECP Launches 2016 Survey

Survey data used to make the business case for companies’ investments in societal engagement
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NEW YORK, January 19, 2016 /3BL Media/ -- CECP, a nonprofit that believes business can and should be a force for good in society, is pleased to announce the opening of the 2016 Giving in Numbers Survey, in association with The Conference Board. The survey is open online January 15, 2016 to March 31, 2016 to companies with revenue of US $2 billion or more, including companies not yet affiliated with CECP.

Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston Receives Prestigious Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service

Finalists from Appleton, Wisconsin; Lancaster, Pennsylvania; and Napa, California, also Recognized
Press Release

CHICAGO, January 19, 2016 /3BL Media/ – In honor of its broad-based efforts to partner with underserved local communities to improve health, Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) is the recipient of the 2015 Foster G.


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