CSR News

Blog from in IT, Technology & Devices
Feb 7, 2013 11:15 AM ET

How will digital health communications change this year? Certainly there’s work to be done on this front. Here are the musings of the Hale Advisors team on where we need to evolve as communicators and the trends to watch.

Evolve:


5 Tips to Help You Make the Most of Your Matching Program

Article from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 7, 2013 11:05 AM ET

The key to a great WPG program is broad participation and matching is one of the main reasons your employees will participate in your program - so be strategic about it.  We believe that the best workplace giving programs enable broad employee choice, ease of use, transparency and a more than lip-service commitment from the company.


National Program Continues to Reduce Cigarette Litter by More than Half

Press Release from in Environment
Feb 7, 2013 11:00 AM ET

STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Keep America Beautiful (KAB) reports an average 55 percent reduction of cigarette litter in the communities implementing KAB’s Cigarette Litter Prevention Program (CLPP) during 2012. In 2012, the program’s 10th year, there were 195 grant-supported implementations across the country in a variety of places including downtowns, roadways, beaches, parks, marinas, colleges/universities, tourist spots, and at special events.


Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 7, 2013 10:15 AM ET

Cherry Hill, N.J., February 7, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Subaru is teaming with Philabundance, an organization dedicated to addressing hunger needs in the Delaware Valley, for the annual Spread the Love program. Through February 15, Philabundance is collecting as much peanut butter and jelly as possible to help fight hunger in the region, and Subaru is helping by donating a jar of peanut butter or jelly for each “Like” received on the Philabundance Facebook Page.


Sodexo honors Marine Corps and Navy dependents by offering five yearly scholarships, apply today

Press Release from in Education
Feb 7, 2013 9:30 AM ET

GAITHERSBURG, Md., February 7, 2013 /3BL Media/ — The application period for the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation is open; children of U.S. Marines and Navy Corpsmen looking to attend college and embark on a career path in the hospitality or business sectors are encouraged to apply for one of five $5,000 scholarships. Sodexo, Inc., leading Quality of Life services company, donated $100,000 in scholarships to the Foundation over four years, offering five scholarships annually to qualified dependents of a current Active Duty, Reserve or Veteran of the U.S.


Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 7, 2013 9:30 AM ET

CSRHub CEO and Co-founder Bahar Gidwani will be speaking at the Agrion Energy Summit & Sustainability Meeting, February 19-20, 2013 in New York, NY.  Joining Bahar’s conference panel, Materiality of ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) Factors and Data Transparency, will be:


Anthony Wilson, Executive vice president of customer service, Georgia Power Co.

Article from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 7, 2013 9:05 AM ET

The metro Atlanta corporate community has an extraordinary opportunity to have a major impact on the health of not only its employees but of all Georgia residents.


Multimedia with summary from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 7, 2013 9:00 AM ET

Rick Goings, CEO of Tupperware Brands, and Boys & Girls Clubs of America Youth of the Year winner, Trei Dudley, spoke with Hoda and Kathie Lee on TODAY about their annual donation to the show’s toy drive. Check out the video to hear more about Tupperware's 12 year commitment.

 


Collaboration provides ROSATOM with access to ScienceDirect and Scopus, fostering international expertise and the launch of new technologies and innovations in safe nuclear energy

Press Release from in Energy
Feb 7, 2013 7:15 AM ET

Moscow, February 7, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced today its collaboration with Russia’s State Atomic Energy Corporation (ROSATOM), providing ROSATOM’s major affiliated research organizations with access to Elsevier’s ScienceDirect and 


Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 7, 2013 7:00 AM ET

H&M and the World Wildlife Fund have announced a three-year global partnership to innovate a new H&M corporate water strategy. The initiative will include conservation throughout the company’s whole supply chain as well as its manufacturing facilities. Under the plan, H&M designers and buyers will receive training in the water impacts of raw material production as well as wet processes for different styles, to promote more sustainable choices.


Taiga Company blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company

Blog from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Feb 7, 2013 7:00 AM ET

Social media, although a relatively recent phenomenon, is becoming an essential tool for value creation in sustainable business, and within all businesses, an increasingly important part of any business’s marketing and client base development platform. The perception of social media marketing has shifted quickly—no longer viewed as a trendy or passing fad, having a flexible and well-managed presence has become a must for any business seeking to secure a place in both the traditional and digital marketplace.


Ben & Jerry’s, Seventh Generation, Timberland, Among Others Applaud Strong RGGI Emissions Cap

Press Release from in Environment
Feb 7, 2013 6:30 AM ET

BOSTON, Feb. 7, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Ceres and its business network BICEP (Business for Innovative Climate & Energy Policy) today announced their support for the new tightened cap on carbon dioxide emissions for regional power producers in Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont.


Press Release from in Healthcare Institutional News
Feb 7, 2013 6:30 AM ET

WellPoint has announced the results of its 2012 support for nonprofits, events, and programs that address community health needs. Working through the WellPoint Foundation, the company has granted $25 million to support initiatives at the local, regional, and national levels.


Article from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 7, 2013 6:00 AM ET

Barrick’s operations are a powerful engine of economic growth and social development in 12 countries. We make significant investments in our host communities that can be a catalyst for positive change, often contributing to a level of prosperity that would not otherwise exist. Barrick contributed $13 billion to the communities in which it operates in 2011. This figure includes good-paying jobs, revenue to governments and businesses, as well as strategic investments and partnerships to improve quality of life.


Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 7, 2013 6:00 AM ET

Earlier this week, Foundation Field Manager, Sherry Caraway spent a couple days in Denver meeting with our nonprofit partner, Volunteers of America Colorado. She had the wonderful opportunity to follow up with Frank Noble, a seventy-seven year old Korean War Veteran that was the recipient of a Team Depot home renovation in October. Sherry shares her experience below.


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