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Amway Details Significant Progress in its Efforts to Fight Malnutrition, Support Children and Advance Environmental Stewardship

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ADA, MICH., April 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Direct selling leader Amway today released findings detailing significant process in its efforts to fight malnutrition, support children globally and advance environmental stewardship.  The impressive results are contained in the company’s 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Report, published today, along with future goals for a variety of efforts.

In 2014, Amway:

Corporate Responsibility Magazine Names Monsanto One of 100 Best Corporate Citizens in 2015

Monsanto Ranks No. 41 Among Major U.S. Companies
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ST. LOUIS, April 21, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Corporate Responsibility Magazine (CR Magazine) named Monsanto Company to its 100 Best Corporate Citizens List for 2015. This is the sixth time Monsanto has been included in the magazine’s ranking of top corporate responsibility performance of major U.S. companies.

The Nature Conservancy on Forest Conservation Around the World

UPS Supports Conservation of Forests Critical to Reducing the Impact of Climate Change
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by Bill Toomey

As the director of the forest health program at The Nature Conservancy, I have the privilege of leading work I love and work that makes a difference in the world. As an ecologist I have an understanding of the importance of nature and its many benefits to people and communities.

For 30 years The Nature Conservancy and UPS have worked together to advance forest conservation projects. To date, The UPS Foundation – the company’s philanthropic arm – has provided over $4 million for Conservancy projects.

A Sustainable Legacy: How the Ray C. Anderson Foundation Builds Circular Economy Opportunities

Reprinted from U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center Blog
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I believe that when a visionary passes away, his or her vision becomes known by another word: legacy.  As Ray’s grandson and the Executive Director of the Foundation that bears his name, I strive to advance that legacy along with the rest of his family.  We are grantmakers, supporting innovative initiatives that advance environmental sustainability.  Our primary partners are some of the most effective environmental nonprofits and higher education institutions in the world.  That said, we remain true to Ray’s fundamental belief that business and industry is the sector that

All-in-One Recycling

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No sorting, no separating. All-in-One Recycling is one bin.

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How To Get Involved in the Amgen Biotech Experience

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How to Get Involved

Educators

The ABE program loans a kit of research-grade equipment and supplies and offers professional development to allow teachers to conduct the lab activities with their students. Find an ABE program site near you for professional development opportunities and access to this exciting program! You can also find upcoming professional development opportunities below.

Biotechnology professionals

Meet Amgen Scholar Alex Bates

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“The Amgen Scholars Program has been the biggest and most immersive scientific experience I have had in my life.”

Novartis Celebrates 19th Annual Community Partnership Day With More Than 27,000 Associates Volunteering in Their Local Communities

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  • More than 27,000 Novartis associates worldwide dedicate an estimated 200,000 hours to volunteer with charitable causes in their communities
  • Community Partnership Day symbolizes the company’s commitment to improving health and serving its local communities
  • Associates are participating in six continents and 63 countries in activities ranging from volunteering at hospitals, assisted living facilities, and schools to participating in blood donation campaigns and health screening activities
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  • More than 27,000 Novartis associates worldwide dedicate an estimated 200,000 hours to volunteer with charitable causes in their communities
  • Community Partnership Day symbolizes the company’s commitment to improving health and serving its local communities
  • Associates are participating in six continents and 63 countries in activities ranging from volunteering at hospitals, assisted living facilities, and schools to participating in blood donation campaigns and health screening activities

Cox Enterprises Releases 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Report highlights company’s commitment to environment, giving and people
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April 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Cox Enterprises today released its 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Report, which profiles the company's program achievements as they relate to the environment, giving and people. The report is titled “Actions Speak” and provides an overview of the company and its major divisions (Cox Communications, Cox Automotive and Cox Media Group).

As detailed in the report, Cox built upon existing programs and launched new initiatives in 2014 to achieve the following highlights:

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