CSR News

Know the fast-emerging CSR risks – and how to respond to them.

Multimedia with summary from in Philanthropy
Oct 16, 2018 9:35 AM ET

How can bad things happen to programs that are all about doing good? It’s an unfortunate fact of doing CSR work in a changing and volatile world. It takes a nimble, agile approach to stay ahead of them.

Behavior and Attitudes from People in 6 Countries

Article from in Health and Wellness
Oct 16, 2018 9:30 AM ET

New Insight Research Study: New insight research study with results on hand hygiene behavior and attitudes from people in 6 countries (Germany, Sweden, UK, US, Mexico, France).

Clean hands can increase well-being of people around you.  8 in 10 say knowing that people around them wash their hands properly would have a positive impact on their state of mind.

G&A's Sustainability Highlights (10.12.2018)

Newsletter from in Marketing, Media & Communications
Oct 16, 2018 9:15 AM ET

The buzz for the past few days has been about the report of the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) that urged governments everywhere to “take rapid and far-reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society” to avoid catastrophic events and conditions brought on by climate change.

Article from in Education
Oct 16, 2018 8:40 AM ET

Hallmark Greetings’ United Kingdom (UK) business partnered with local colleges and universities to open the door for students toward a career in the arts, working with six different groups in the past year.

In 2017, Hallmark UK began a new partnership with One In A Million, a charity in Bradford that supports disadvantaged youth between the ages of 5 and 19 through sports, arts and enterprise-themed programs.

By Maxwell Roe Business Development, Clean Power USA

Article from in Finance & Investment
Oct 16, 2018 8:35 AM ET

Over the last several years, I have realized that there has been a compelling shift in the minds of investors in our business.

Historically, most investors wanted to know the numbers. What would be the return on their investment and how soon would it happen? But more and more, I meet people who are asking about impact, not just dollars.

The momentum of that sea change hit home this spring when we met new investors, a couple. They were mission-driven. They wanted their money to have a measurable impact on the world.

by Laura K. Wise

Article from in Philanthropy
Oct 16, 2018 8:10 AM ET

The financial services industry is one in particular where a commitment to a triple bottom line is most critical. In leading up to 3BL Forum: Brands Taking Stands – The Long Viewlater this month, TriplePundit sat down with Andrea Barrack, Vice President of Global Corporate Citizenship at TD Bank, to talk about the stand that TD has taken to be the best corporate citizen possible.

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Oct 16, 2018 8:05 AM ET

GAITHERSBURG, Md., October 16, 2018 /3BL Media/ – Sodexo, a food and facilities management company committed to improving Quality of Life, announced today it was named 2018 Business Partner of the Year by The National Association of College Auxiliary Services (NACAS).

Blog from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Oct 16, 2018 6:30 AM ET

In this first of a three-part series we dig deeper into how ‘going electric’ at Porcupine Gold Mine’s Borden site has had a positive impact on ventilation requirements and mine air heating. Taking an electric approach to mining has triggered some rethinking – eliminating the need for compressed air networks underground and provoking changes to the emergency response strategy.

Multimedia with summary from in Business & Trade
Oct 15, 2018 3:30 PM ET

When Lazon was down on his luck, Goodwill's job training program helped him get back on his feet. Now, he's a valued team member who's dedicated to showing his daughter that anything is possible with a little hard work. Learn more about eBay Impact and watch more stories here: ebay.com/everydayheroes

Blog from in Environment
Oct 15, 2018 3:00 PM ET

Walmart’s Project Gigaton is a supplier-focused initiative to prevent one gigaton of greenhouse gas emissions across their global supply chain over 15 years (2015-2030). Project Gigaton aims to inspire suppliers to reduce emissions across their own operations and supply chains.

By Fortune Editors

Article from in Awards and Recognition
Oct 15, 2018 2:30 PM ET

It’s that time of year again to name the world’s best workplaces, and in order to do that, Fortune partner Great Place to Work surveyed employees working for companies around the globe.San Francisco’s Salesforce tops the list once again after leading last year’s list. It is accompanied by Hilton Worldwide, DHL, and more.

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund has found that its scholarship recipients excel when it offers mentorships, career opportunities, wellness coaching, and other support services.

Article from in Education
Oct 15, 2018 2:00 PM ET

When Vanessa Velasquez was in high school, she knew she wanted to go to college, but she wasn’t sure where to start. As the daughter of a single mother and the first in her family to go to college, she didn’t know how the college admissions process worked or how to find financial aid.

SATO series of products is recognized for enabling millions of people to access basic sanitation

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Oct 15, 2018 1:25 PM ET

TOKYO, October 15, 2018 /3BL Media/ – The Ethical Corporation’s Responsible Business Awards have recognized LIXIL, maker of pioneering water and housing products, for its innovative SATO line of toilet and sanitation products. The range, which offers safe and affordable sanitation for those who lack access, won the prestigious ‘Innovation of the Year’ award.

Multimedia with summary from in Health and Wellness
Oct 15, 2018 1:15 PM ET

We are supporting the Global Handwashing Partnership on their activation to promote hand hygiene globally under their theme: ‘Clean Hands – a recipe for health on Global Handwashing Day, October 15, 2018. Essity, the maker of the Tork brand, is a partner and we actively contribute with education, insights and innovations for better hand hygiene. Learn more on globalhandwashing.org