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ACCP Announces 2022 Purpose Award Winners

Awards Recognize Excellence in the CSR field, including New Corporate Social Impact Team of the Year Category
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September 13, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Today the Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP) announced the winners of their annual Purpose Awards for exceptional leaders in corporate social responsibility (CSR). The awards, presented in partnership with Rocket Social Impact, recognize CSR professionals making a significant social impact within their companies and communities.

This year’s winners were

How Volunteerism Drives Human-Centric Belonging

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What does purposeful engagement with employees look like in a post-pandemic world? As employees reevaluate the role of work in their lives and what they want from employers, companies must develop new strategies for the modern workforce that prioritize flexibility and meaning.

Corporate Social Responsibility Survey Reveals C-Suite Expectations of CSR Rising but Resourcing Lags

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WASHINGTON, June 14, 2022 /3BL Media/ – Results from 3rd annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Insights survey highlights that CSR teams do not have the staff and budget to meet the rising demands and expectations of corporate stakeholders and leadership.

The survey of more than 100 companies conducted by the Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP) and Rocket Social Impact, a CSR consulting agency, further identified a gap in knowledge about the company’s social impact strategy among its top leaders.

Key Findings include:

New Research From ACCP Highlights Lack of Diversity in Corporate Social Impact Industry

Corporations Need to Invest in and Diversify Social Impact Teams to Deliver Effectively on Racial Equity Commitments
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WASHINGTON, May 10, 2022 /3BL Media/ – Results from a first-of-its-kind research study of corporate social responsibility (CSR) professionals conducted by the Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), in partnership with both the Building Movement Project (BMP) and Leverage Philanthropic Partners (LPP), clearly demonstrate a lack of BIPOC professionals working in the corporate social responsibility field. Further, the study shows that the field is underprepared to advance equity in their work.

ACCP Releases 3rd Annual Making the Case for Socially Responsible Business Toolkit

Toolkit offers a one-of-a-kind, one-stop resource to aid corporate citizenship professionals in building a data-driven business case for the importance of corporate social responsibility.
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January 20, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP) today released its third annual Making the Case for Socially Responsible Business, a toolkit aimed at corporate citizenship professionals that includes curated and current statistics from more than 30 sources and presents them in easy-to-use data points and infographics.

ACCP Announces Purpose Awards Winners

Awards recognize excellence among senior executives, leading practitioners and emerging talent in corporate social responsibility field
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WASHINGTON, October 5, 2021, /3BL Media/ - Today the Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP) announced the winners of their annual Purpose Awards for exceptional leaders in corporate social responsibility (CSR). The awards, presented in partnership with Rocket Social Impact, recognize CSR professionals making significant social impact within their companies and communities.

Pro Bono Perspectives S3E19: Carolyn Berkowitz, ACCP

Ushering in a New Era of CSR with Carolyn Berkowitz, ACCP
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Corporate mandates have changed. Customers, employees, and even investors are increasingly pushing companies to move from shareholder to stakeholder capitalism. What does this look like across companies and sectors? Are companies moving fast enough when it comes to making good on their commitments to social change? Carolyn Berkowitz, President & CEO of the Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), shares her insights, plus the importance of diversity and inclusion within CSR departments.

COVID-19 & Racial Justice Movement Drive Dramatic Shift in Corporate Social Responsibility's Priorities; Support of Racial Equity Now a Long-Term Priority

Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals/Rocket Social Impact survey finds CSR and DEI integration an overwhelming priority
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BOSTON and WASHINGTON, June 24, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The pandemic, the economic downturn, and racial justice movement are transforming corporate social responsibility (CSR) like never before.

Racial Equity: From Promise to Action

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To accelerate the progress and impact of business efforts to address racial equity, Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP), The Council on Foundations, and Points of Light collaborated to host a two-day conference in December of 2020 titled, “Racial Equity: Moving Companies from Promise to Action”.  Gathering the foremost leaders in the field, the conference provided case studies on peer companies that are pushing the needle forward, conversations with voices from the movement, and actions companies can take.

Corporate Social Responsibility Is Shifting As a Result of 2020's Triple Crisis

By Carolyn Berkowitz, President & CEO, Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP)
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No profession has remained untouched by the three crises of 2020: the COVID-19 pandemic, the resulting economic downturn, and the reckoning with racial injustice. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is no exception. This past year shined a bright light on the increasing importance of corporations redefining their value to society and expanding their commitment to all stakeholders - customers, employees, regulators, investors, and the communities in which they work.

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