CSR News

Article from in Environment
Apr 20, 2018 4:00 PM ET

“El Poder de Crecer” es el concurso que impulsa la Red de Innovación e Impacto con el objetivo de apoyar diversos microemprendimientos en los sectores de agricultura, agroindustria y textil en Centroamérica.

Blog from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Apr 20, 2018 3:35 PM ET

As a company at the forefront of digital transformation, Microsoft is committed to bringing the benefits of technology to all. When we step back and look at challenges facing nonprofits, they struggle with the lack of technical capacity, scarcity of resources, and lack of partners and few technology solutions customized for their environment.

Multimedia with summary from in Education
Apr 20, 2018 3:35 PM ET

Do you want to know more about how Amgen Teach supports life science teachers across Europe? In this new video, teachers share their experiences after the program’s third year. Amgen Teach deepens student interest and achievement in science by strengthening the ability of teachers to use inquiry-based teaching strategies in the classroom.

Learn more about Amgen Teach: http://www.amgenteach.eu/

Multimedia with summary from in Health and Wellness
Apr 20, 2018 3:30 PM ET

Essity is a leading global hygiene and health company dedicated to improving well-being through our products and solutions, essentials for everyday life. This is what we do.

Company also provides energy and sustainability progress report

Press Release from in Environment
Apr 20, 2018 3:15 PM ET

DUBLIN, Ohio, April 20, 2018 /3BL Media/ — The Wendy’s Company (NASDAQ: WEN) has announced a 2020 goal of opening more than 600 new restaurants across the globe. As part of its efforts to grow and differentiate the brand while keeping energy stewardship at the forefront, Wendy’s® recently unveiled a new “Smart Family of Designs,” providing a portfolio of development options to franchisees, including buildings that fit into smaller footprints.

$50,000 Donor Makes a Difference through Energy Drinks

Multimedia with summary from in Philanthropy
Apr 20, 2018 2:50 PM ET

Whole Planet Foundation’s global impact has reached the world’s poorest people – mostly women – in the United States and 70 other countries thanks to supplier donors like Hiball Energy who have collectively contributed more than $10 million for poverty alleviation. 

Blog from in Awards and Recognition
Apr 20, 2018 2:45 PM ET

Booz Allen Hamilton has been named a “Best Management Consulting Firm” by Forbes, receiving the list’s sole five-star ranking in the area of aerospace and defense.

Forbes partnered with market research company Statista to determine the top-ranking management consultancies across16 sectors—from aerospace and defense to financial institutions—and 16 functional areas, including strategy, sustainability and digital transformation.

Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Apr 20, 2018 2:05 PM ET

CALHOUN, Ga., April 20, 2018 — The 2017 Sustainability Report released online by Mohawk Industries outlines how business decisions rooted in corporate social responsibility have resulted in great dividends for the world’s largest flooring company, its customers, employees and communities. This year’s report, unified under a message that showcases how Mohawk is committed to “Believe in Better,” details how the company is driving innovation through more thoughtful product design and manufacturing.

Jaipur Rugs Foundation Implements RPL, giving nearly 5,000 Indian weavers a brighter future

Blog from in Business & Trade
Apr 20, 2018 1:25 PM ET

There are millions of skilled artisans in India, most of whom live in rural areas of every state. The overwhelming majority of these talented individuals can only dream of formal training as they generally receive informal instruction from village mentors or family from one generation to the next. This transfer of knowledge and skills over hundreds of years, in and of itself, is amazing to witness. But there is a downside.

Blog from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 20, 2018 1:15 PM ET

Last week, nonprofits and companies alike convened in New York City for the 4th Annual Cause Marketing Summit (CMS) – dedicated to unpacking Purpose-driven marketing, partnerships and the most engaging cause marketing campaigns of the past year. The one-day event featured the latest key insights from cause marketing experts on issues such as civil liberties, mental illness and STEM, as well as how the field continues to innovate to engage stakeholders around these critical issues.

Blog from in Environment
Apr 20, 2018 1:00 PM ET

Earth Day at the FCA US headquarters often brings out the “wild” in our employees, but this year, we were schooled on the ways in which we can do our part to help mitigate the effects of global climate change in our homes.

Blog from in Human Resources
Apr 20, 2018 12:30 PM ET

Starbucks has been under a harsh spotlight over the past week as attention focuses on a Philadelphia store manager's decision to call police to remove two black men, resulting in them being handcuffed and led from the store. They had been sitting quietly for no more than a minute or two, waiting to start a meeting. One of the men asked to use the restroom. The manager indicated that a purchase was required to do that or to sit in the store.

Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Apr 20, 2018 12:20 PM ET

BALTIMORE, April 20, 2018 /3BL Media/  Legg Mason, Inc., the global asset management firm, has $159 billion of total long-term AUM (as of March 31, 2017) invested in Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) products and strategies. To celebrate Earth Day 2018, its investment affiliates have provided five ways in which ESG factors can be used to identify solid investments that care for the future of our environment. Long tracked by institutions, ESG factors are an increasingly critical priority for retail investors.

New offering will deliver efficiency and smart building solutions to clients

Press Release from in Energy
Apr 20, 2018 12:15 PM ET

LOS ANGELES, April 20, 2018 /3BL Media/ - CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE: CBRE) announced today that it has made a strategic investment in energy services firm Redaptive, Inc. Headquartered in San Francisco, Redaptive is a fast-growing provider of integrated energy efficiency solutions and energy financing for building owners and occupiers.

A Case Study on Prudential Financial’s Pro Bono Programs in Newark, New Jersey

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Apr 20, 2018 12:10 PM ET

Newark, New Jersey, is experiencing a revival. Graduation rates are climbing, economic growth has risen, and the city has become increasingly prosperous and vibrant. Since its founding in 1875, Prudential Financial, Inc. has contributed immensely to this progress through significant investments in local infrastructure, organizations, and people.