CSR News

Press Release from in Health and Wellness
Mar 25, 2019 4:35 PM ET
  • 82 colleges and universities receive grants from CVS Health Foundation, American Cancer Society and Truth Initiative to help deliver a tobacco-free generation
  • Partnership has helped over 200 schools advocate for, adopt and implement tobacco-free campuses

Blog from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Mar 25, 2019 4:20 PM ET

How is our critical infrastructure becoming more vulnerable to cyber attacks, and what are government and commercial IT leaders doing to stay ahead of threats?

On March 4-8, RSA Conference 2019 brought together over 50,000 security professionals from around the world to talk about cyber threats, trends, and more. From the RSA show floor, Booz Allen Executive Vice President Brad Medairy shared his insights with Jeff Frick, general manager of SiliconANGLE Media, Inc. during an episode of theCUBE. Highlights follow.

Escalating detection and coordination


Article from in Awards and Recognition
Mar 25, 2019 2:05 PM ET

Icema Gibbs, JetBlue’s Director of Corporate Social Responsibility and one of the airline’s founding members, was named PR News’ 2019 CSR Corporate Professional of the Year.

Icema has laid the foundation for JetBlue For Good -- the airline's platform for corporate citizenship and social impact throughout its 100+ cities and beyond.

Join us in recognizing Icema’s leadership and congratulating her on this well-deserved honor.


by Jean-Pascal Tricoire

Blog from in Human Resources
Mar 25, 2019 2:00 PM ET

At Schneider, we believe that great people make a great company. This drives our uncompromising commitment to inclusion and equity, and our goal of being the world’s leading socially responsible company. All of our employees must feel they belong and that they are uniquely valued.


Multimedia with summary from in Human Resources
Mar 25, 2019 2:00 PM ET

People with disabilities make up about 20% of the population, but are featured in less than 2% of the images we see in the media. Let’s change that.

Verizon, Getty Images and the National Disability Leadership Alliance are creating The Disability Collection, a growing collection of stock images that break stereotypes and authentically portray people with disabilities in everyday life.

Here's the story of Munya Mahia, a political science major, basketball player, and UC Berkley graduate. 


Blog from in Environment
Mar 25, 2019 2:00 PM ET

Friday marked World Water Day, an annual international observance created by the UN to advocate for and grow awareness of sustainable management of freshwater resources as a worldwide issue. Despite the world’s technological advances, billions of people still do not have access to clean and safe water.


Blog from in Environment
Mar 25, 2019 2:00 PM ET

Friday marked World Water Day, an annual international observance created by the UN to advocate for and grow awareness of sustainable management of freshwater resources as a worldwide issue. Despite the world’s technological advances, billions of people still do not have access to clean and safe water.


Competition sparked ideas for creating a more diverse and inclusive world

Press Release from in Human Resources
Mar 25, 2019 12:10 PM ET

Competition sparked ideas for creating a more diverse and inclusive world


By Emily Strickland, 6th grade Math teacher, Beck International Academy, Greenville, South Carolina

Blog from in Education
Mar 25, 2019 11:25 AM ET

The human brain is exposed to around 100,500 words per day – 23 words per second according to a University of California-San Diego study. Each day, our brains take in an average of 34 gigabytes of information, enough information to crash a computer within one week.


Multimedia with summary from in Awards and Recognition
Mar 25, 2019 11:00 AM ET

Aflac was recently inducted into PR News’ CSR Hall of Fame and took home awards for Facebook Communications Campaign and Sustainability/CSR Report, as well as honorable mentions in three categories for My Special Aflac Duck™.

Read the full list of winners here

About Aflac


Ariel Martin: “Decide what you want to do, do it, and don’t let anyone tell you that you can’t.”

Blog from in Human Resources
Mar 25, 2019 10:35 AM ET

This is part of a series for Women’s History Month where female students met with women who work at Duke Energy to tour each employee’s workplace and learn about careers in the energy industry. By showing the girls careers they were unaware of, we hope to inspire them to cast aside gender roles and set their own path.


Providing clean, safe drinking water and alleviating poverty

Blog from in Finance & Investment
Mar 25, 2019 10:30 AM ET

Numi Organic Tea is a member of Whole Planet Foundation’s Supplier Alliance for Microcredit, donating $50,000 this year to alleviate global poverty through microcredit. Microloans are small loans – the current average first loan size supported by Whole Planet Foundation is $178 – with no formal collateral or contract, provided to the world’s poorest people – mostly women - to create or expand a business for the opportunity to pull themselves and their families out of poverty. 


Multimedia with summary from in Health and Wellness
Mar 25, 2019 10:30 AM ET

Three years ago, Aramark teamed up with the American Heart Association as part of an innovative initiative called Healthy for Life® 20 By 20. The combined goal: To improve the health of Americans 20 percent by the end of 2020.

Together, Aramark and the American Heart Association are achieving industry-leading menu impact across the millions of meals served in workplaces, hospital cafés and college and university dining halls.


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