CSR News

California Teacher Named 2012 National Teacher of the Year

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Apr 23, 2012 3:00 PM ET

(3BL Media) April 23, 2012 - For the eighth year in a row, ING U.S. is a proud co-sponsor of the National Teacher of the Year, a project by the Council of Chief State School Officers. ING joins in celebrating Rebecca Mieliwocki, a seventh-grade English teacher in Burbank, California, as the 62nd National Teacher of the Year. Mieliwocki, along with the 2012 State Teachers of the Year, will be recognized by President Barack Obama in a ceremony at the White House on Tuesday, April 24, 2012.


Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 23, 2012 2:45 PM ET

The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.


Blog from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 23, 2012 10:00 AM ET

With Earh Day around the corner, I have been hypersensitive to the amount of chatter about Green Marketing… and what has been discussed and executed from three sources really has made me think… Perhaps we’ve gotten the messaging all wrong.

I’ll reference three articles or sources in this post:


Award Will Power Newly Established Shuttle Service for Cancer Patients

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Apr 23, 2012 9:45 AM ET

STONY BROOK, N.Y., April 23, 2012 / 3BL Media / PRNewswire/ -- Caring about people and helping to improve the quality of their lives is a deeply embedded value of CITGO Petroleum Corporation and its Fueling Good program. Now in its fourth year of rewarding local heroes, the Fueling Good program has assisted more than 200 non-profit organizations in carrying out their vital missions, from caring for the eyes and ears of the underinsured to providing support for families affected by mental illness to protecting valuable water resources.


Multimedia with summary from in Philanthropy
Apr 22, 2012 10:00 AM ET

Hundreds of DIRECTV employees, dealers and partners joined together with nonprofit partner, KaBOOM! and members of the Jefferson Parish community to build a nearly 10,000-square-foot playground and revitalize the surrounding park to provide children in this New Orleans community with a safe place to play.


Multimedia with summary from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 20, 2012 11:25 PM ET

On April 19, friends of Recyclebank® joined the company’s annual Sustain-A-Ball at Tropical 128 in New York City to celebrate Earth Month. Guests who joined in on the festivities included Tammi Harrison, Vice President, Digital Payments of American Express, Christy DeSantis, Healthy & Wellness Marketing Manager of Unilever and Grant Tudor, Strategic Planner of Ogilvy & Mather, just to name a few.


Press Release from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Apr 20, 2012 9:30 PM ET
  • Three plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) will be supplied to the City of Yuma, Ariz., as part of demonstration project by Chrysler Group LLC
  • Real-world city and rural miles to be accumulated on demonstration vehicles over next two years
  • Vehicles developed in partnership with U.S. Department of Energy
  • PHEVs will be used to evaluate city drive cycles, thermal and charging performance, fuel economy and real-world performance

Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 20, 2012 6:50 PM ET

In recognition of Earth Day, Leonardo Academy has reduced all on-demand training courses to just $10 each through the end of May 2012


Celebrate the GOOD in your neighbourhood

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Apr 20, 2012 6:45 PM ET

Branding for Good is proud to host the very first GOODIE Awards in honour of Earth Day 2012.  

Since 1970, Earth Day has been held on April 22nd and this year it is estimated that more than one billion people in over 192 countries will participate in on its 42nd anniversary and pledge to stand united for a sustainable future.


Article from in Human Resources
Apr 20, 2012 6:30 PM ET

In this article from FINS.com, writer Alina Dizik speaks to Rick Fondriest, Director Deloitte Consulting LLP and leader of the Deloitte Junior Military Officer Recruiting Program, about employment for war veterans. Keep on reading to receive several career tips Fondriest has for war vets transitioning to civilian life and returning to work...


Blog from in Environment
Apr 20, 2012 4:15 PM ET

As Earth Day supporters look to "Mobilize the Earth" on the National Mall on Sunday, companies are mobilizing consumers to take part in Earth Day promotions. Here's a sampling of programs you can expect to see as you do your part to reduce, reuse and recycle this weekend:


Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 20, 2012 2:45 PM ET

The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.


Blog from in Environment
Apr 20, 2012 2:30 PM ET

By Jeff Bradley on April 19, 2012

At AT&T, we’re committed to responsible business practices every day – whether that’s offering ways to recycle used devices, working with our suppliers to develop a more eco-conscious supply chain or investing in alternative energy sources.


Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Apr 20, 2012 2:15 PM ET

BETHESDA, Md., April 20, 2012 / 3BL Media / PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) released its 2011 Corporate Sustainability Report today, outlining its performance in five non-financial areas – environmental, ethics, diversity and inclusion, global community outreach, and occupational health and safety. It also summarizes key corporate governance actions and includes a timeline tracing Lockheed Martin's 100 years of sustainable thinking.


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

Blog from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 20, 2012 11:10 AM ET
 
The past year has seen a significant shift in eco awareness and the debate on climate change.  In the world of business and finance, climate change has developed from a sidebar topic to a mainstream conversation.  Accompanying climate change discussions are questions as to which sustainable business strategies to implement and simultaneously see results in the bottom line.  A corporate sustainability plan is one way for growing businesses to drive efficiencies into existing business process and to create access to new opportunities.  
 

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