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KFC UK and Ireland Named a Great Place to Work®

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For the fifth consecutive year, KFC UK and Ireland has been named a Great Place to Work® (GPTW).  KFC ranked 23rd among the large (500+) businesses recognized in 2014 and is the second-highest ranking retailer. As a result of making the list five years in a row, KFC also earned a Laureate Award at the GPTW awards celebration in London May 20.

People, Product and Performance Drive Amway’s 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility Efforts

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ADA, MI, May 29, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Amway today released its 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, "We Believe,” highlighting the combined efforts of Amway, its business owners and employees as they continue to improve the lives of people all over the world.

“Knowing we are making a difference in people’s lives gives us a tremendous sense of fulfillment,” said Amway Chairman Steve Van Andel. “Doing so helps fulfill our vision of improving lives and makes this world a little better for us and the generations to follow.”

Not Much Time? Here's Sustainability@Volkswagen at a Glance!

Summary of the 2013 Sustainability Report
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Prepared for the future. That's how we operate. As one of the world's biggest automakers, the Volkswagen Group bears a special responsibility for tomorrow. Our strategy reconciles growth with environmental protection and our responsibility for our employees and for society. Profitability, fascination and sustainability are the core elements of our Group goals for 2018. Achieving these goals calls for a responsible, long-term management approach that creates value for the Company and for society.

Read Our Sustainability Report (Long Version)!

How Volkswagen cares about Nature, People, and Sustainable Business
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If you want to know what Volkswagen Group does for ecological, social and economic sustainability, check the new Sustainability Report. Read about the new Group Environmental Strategy and its ambiitious targets. Read why are committed to a wide range of efficient, affordable and practical powertrain and fuel technologies in order to reduce climate risks.

2013 FedEx Global Citizenship Report - Global Connections

By Mitch Jackson, SVP, FedEx Corp Environmental Affairs & Sustainability
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FedEx is built on the belief that local economic growth requires connectivity with the rest of the world, and we accept that it is our role and responsibility to do this sustainably.

Creating Spin-off Businesses

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Production is yet to commence at Éléonore mine in Northern Quebec, but new economic and social benefits are unfolding every day. The mine already employs about 600 people, many from surrounding communities, and several enterprising businesses have popped up, including locally-owned janitorial services, outfitters and administrative services.

Founder of Bloomberg L.P. Michael Bloomberg Joins "My Brother's Keeper" Launch

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Founder of Bloomber L.P. Michael Bloomberg joins Barack Obama in launching "My Brothers Keeper", an initiative targeted at young men of color. "My Brothers Keeper" is based off the Young Men's Initiative in New York City which was launched by Bloomberg while he was mayor. The Young Men's Initiative addresses issues in education, employment, health and justice. Bloomberg discusses why he launched the Young Men's Initiative and why it is so important for programs like these to exist.

Video: Boeing Program is Helping Farmers on the Island of Bali

Firsthand look at one of Boeing's many Global Corporate Citizenship programs
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Boeing in Bali -- Seeds of Hope

Boeing Global Corporate Citizenship programs support various activities throughout Indonesia, including a Sustainable Agriculture and Seed Saving project in Bali.

Huntsman is Listening, 2013 Sustainability Report

Sustainability can be defined in many ways
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In the coming weeks we’ll be featuring some of the initiatives and products highlighted in the Huntsman 2012 Sustainability Report. Our approach to sustainability reaches beyond our organization and our efforts impact  many lives and places. We titled our 2012 sustainability report “Conversations About Sustainability” to reflect our commitment to meaningful  stakeholder engagement. We believe that sustainability, like a good conversation, evolves to meet the needs and concerns of all involved.

Honda, Salvation Army Show they Care with Community Luncheon

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Originally published on Daily Breeze: Philanthropy

More than two decades ago, just before Christmas, someone stole all the toys being kept in a South Bay Salvation Army warehouse. After learning of the break-in, a Honda executive in Torrance decided to try to rectify the situation. Honda would organize a holiday party at a hotel and allow the Salvation Army to invite needy people from the community.

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