Positive Change CSR News

Nonprofits Engaging Millennials: DoSomething.org’s Study and Its Real-Life Parallels


In my previous blog post about nonprofits and economic downturns, one recommendation for volunteer engagement was to look outside of the typical generations to which your nonprofit appeals.

Upcoming Best Practice Network Webinar: Show Me the Value – Committing to Impact Measurement


Do your volunteer programs generate social and business value? Apollo Group and True Impact share how measuring employee volunteerism helps to prove – and improve – your impact on society, employees, and the company’s bottom line. Learn tips for how to leverage impact data to communicate with leadership and guide continuous program improvement.

Show Me the Value: Committing to Impact Measurement

Network for Good Joins Inaugural #Giving TuesdayTM

Promotes Match Challenge on Crowdrise.com, Corporate Partners
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Washington, D.C., November 27, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Today, Network for Good joins partners The Case Foundation, Crowdrise, and SixDegrees.org - a charitable initiative of Actor and Musician Kevin Bacon in partnership with Network for Good - to celebrate the inaugural #Giving TuesdayTM with a matching grant challenge.   

Case Foundation, SixDegrees.org Launch One-Day Match Challenge

CrowdRise Hosts Campaign for Inaugural #GivingTuesdayTM
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WASHINGTON, D.C., November 27, 2012 /3BL Media/ - 

Who: The Case Foundation, CrowdRise, and SixDegrees.org - a charitable initiative of Actor and Musician Kevin Bacon in partnership with Network for Good.

She Will Innovate: New Changemakers and Ashoka Fellows


“Ashoka knows that when women and girls have a chance to succeed, everybody wins,” said Ashoka President, Diana Wells. “The three winners in the ‘She Will Innovate’ competition are unlocking access to literacy, education, health information, and economic opportunity for girls and women worldwide, while helping to bridge the digital divide.”

MGM Resorts Employees Donate 189 Tons of Canned Food to Three Square Food Bank, Set New Record for the Largest Food Drive Donation 3rd Year in a Row

Donation nearly doubles previous record, will provide more than 281,500
Press Release

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 19, 2012 /3BL Media/ - MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) completed the largest employee-donated canned food drive received by Three Square Food Bank, with the delivery of the last of a donation of more than 189 tons of canned food.

Hilton Worldwide Continues Global Week of Service Through 170 Events Around the World

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On Day Four of the Hilton Worldwide Global Week of Service, Team Members led more than 170 service events at corporate offices and hotel properties around the world, including signature events in Shanghai, ChinaDallas, Texas and Bronx, New York.

Sodexo Receives a 100% Rating From Human Rights Campaign on their 2013 Corporate Equality Index

Sodexo is recognized for its policies and practices related to LGBT employees and their families.
Press Release

Gaithersburg, Md. November 16, 2012 /3BL Media/ – The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) has announced that Sodexo received a 100% rating on the annual 2013 HRC Corporate Equality Index (CEI) and will be profiled in the HRC Best Places to Work list. This marks the 6th consecutive year Sodexo has received a 100% rating on the prestigious CEI.

New York Hilton Garden Inn Team Members Volunteer During Hilton Worldwide's Global Week of Service

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In honor of Hilton Worldwide’s first annual Global Week of Service, Hilton Garden Inn team members across the North Atlantic gathered at the Regional Food Bank of North Eastern New York to help nourish and nurture their community. On Tuesday, November 14, 50 team members sorted and organized food to feed their neighbors in Albany, Letham and 23 counties in Northeastern New York.

U.K. Recyclebank Communities Increase Recycling Levels Three Times Faster than National Average

DEFRA figures show national U.K. recycling rates slowing; Recyclebank boroughs buck trend
Press Release

NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2012 /3BL Media/ -  Recyclebank®, the company that rewards people for taking everyday green actions with discounts and deals, announced this week that its England-based members’ recycling performance has grown by up to three times faster than this year’s national average, based on a report issed by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, the country’s equivalent to the United States’ EPA.


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