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GM recognized for creating quality jobs in the U.S., promoting a transparent and supportive workforce culture and fostering safe workplaces

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Nov 12, 2019 10:30 AM ET

DETROIT, November 12, 2019, /3BL Media/ - Today, General Motors was named one of America’s Most JUST Companies for 2020 according to Forbes and JUST Capital. The list of America’s Most JUST Companies honors U.S. corporations like GM that outperform their peers in the Russell 1000 on the priorities of the American people.

Sarah Aiken and Kinley Strohl, a young girl who needed Ms. Aiken’s bone marrow, had never met in person. A wedding quickly became an even bigger celebration of new beginnings.

Article from in Health and Wellness
Nov 12, 2019 10:15 AM ET

By Alix Strauss

In 2009, Sarah. Aiken, now 31, was a senior studying nursing at the University of Pittsburgh. When she heard about a bone marrow drive on campus with DKMS, an international nonprofit organization dedicated to ending blood cancers and finding donors, Ms. Aiken volunteered to help run the drive and registered to be a donor.

Multimedia with summary from in Sustainable Development Goals
Nov 12, 2019 10:05 AM ET

Adopted in 2015, the 17 U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) establish a framework to build an inclusive and sustainable world and provide an opportunity for IBM to build upon its collaboration with stakeholders from a cross section of communities, governments, and the social sector.

Hormel Foods commits $16,000 to fund projects proposed at summit to improve our food system

Article from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Nov 12, 2019 10:00 AM ET

During finalist presentations at the Our Food Journey™ Small Change, Big Impact Challenge, the audience was rapt as speakers from student-run groups, nonprofits, start-ups and small businesses offered stellar ideas on topics ranging from promoting bug protein to feeding kids in need.

Press Release from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Nov 12, 2019 9:35 AM ET
  • New EcoDiesel delivers best fuel efficiency and driving range ever in a Jeep® Wrangler
  • 442 lb.-ft. of torque improves driving performance on- and off-road
  • 3.0-liter EcoDiesel engine available across Jeep Wrangler four-door lineup
  • Diesel-powered Wrangler offered for the first time in North America in response to overwhelming consumer demand

By Lewis Lazare

Article from in Awards and Recognition
Nov 12, 2019 9:30 AM ET

United Airlines’ historic “Flight for the Planet” in early June caught the attention of the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE), which held an “Airports Going Green” conference in Chicago this week.

By Michael Stroik, Director, 3Mgives and Vice President, 3M Foundation

Blog from in Business & Trade
Nov 12, 2019 9:00 AM ET

3M benchmarks annually against the world’s greatest companies to ensure we empower our people with game-changing community engagement programs. CECP recently released their annual report on trends in corporate community relations: Giving in Numbers 2019 Edition. CECP analyst and author, André Solórzano, spotlighted unique data indicating how companies are becoming more employee-centric in their quest to maximize social impact.

GLOW Academy’s SunTrust Foundation Makerspace provides hands-on creative area for girls to design, experiment, build and invent

Press Release from in Education
Nov 12, 2019 9:00 AM ET

ATLANTA, Noveber 12, 2019 /3BL Media/ —The SunTrust Foundation today announced it has awarded a $500,000 grant to the Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington (GLOW) for a state-of-the-art makerspace in what is North Carolina’s only single-gender public charter school.

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Nov 12, 2019 8:30 AM ET

November 12, 2019 /3BL Media/ FedEx has been recognized as the recipient of ‘The Coalition for Integrity’ Corporate Leadership Award for its commitment to corporate social responsibility and ethics and integrity.

Press Release from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Nov 12, 2019 8:15 AM ET

Supporting the Environmental Protection Agency’s “Gifts That Do a World of Good” 2019 holiday campaign, ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year LG Electronics USA is helping to make holiday entertaining more efficient and easier than ever with LG’s portfolio of award-winning ENERGY STAR certified appliances. Now through Dec.

Activating Dormant Civic Engagement

Multimedia with summary from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Nov 12, 2019 8:00 AM ET

Common Impact CEO and Pro Bono Perspectives host Danielle Holly talks citizen engagement with Myung Lee, Executive Director of Cities of Service. Part of Bloomberg Philanthropies’ American Cities Initiative, Cities of Service is a nonprofit that helps mayors build stronger cities by changing the way local government and citizens work together.

Blog from in Philanthropy
Nov 12, 2019 8:00 AM ET

Severely injured Veteran, Michael Gower and his wife Kelli receive a specially adapted custom home from Homes For Our Troops, enabling them to rebuild their life and regain some of the freedom and independence they lost.


Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Nov 12, 2019 8:00 AM ET

AUSTIN, Minn., November 12, 2019 /3BL Media/ — Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), a global branded food company, today announced it has been recognized by Forbes on its 2019 World’s Best Employers list, coming in at No. 72 (up from No. 234 the year before). This is the third year in a row the company has received this recognition. 

Article from in Finance & Investment
Nov 12, 2019 7:10 AM ET

by Emily E. Robare, head of ESG (environmental, social, and governance) research on the municipal credit research team at Gurtin Municipal Bond Management