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Global Impact Publishes Moving Beyond Boundaries on the Rise of International Giving

Corporate Philanthropy Remains Steady and Strong
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) June 10, 2011 - Giving to international causes is the fastest-growing area of interest for donors, according to the study released today from Global Impact, whose mission is to assure help for the world’s most vulnerable people. Moving Beyond Boundaries reports that U.S.-based corporations and donors are increasingly generous in their international contributions to help people in need, even in the midst of current economic climate.

Winners of 5th Annual VolunteerMatch Corporate Volunteer Awards Announced

The Web’s leading volunteer network has honored Discovery Communications, Hagerty Insurance, Los Alamos National Laboratory and Union Bank for excellence in corporate volunteer engagement.
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) May 20, 2011 - VolunteerMatch has announced the winners of the 2011 Corporate Volunteer Awards. In a May 12 ceremony at the VolunteerMatch Client Summit in Chicago, the organization recognized Discovery Communications, Hagerty Insurance, Los Alamos National Laboratory and Union Bank for their outstanding innovation, commitment and leadership in corporate volunteer engagement.

CSR Minute: Adidas Publishes Sustainability Report; Walt Disney Releases 2nd Corporate Citizenship Report

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible 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.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible 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.

Consumers Value Innovative Efforts to Address Climate Change, Thank Six Corporate Leaders

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This week as part of the Climate Counts Greenwatching campaign consumers are thanking corporate climate leaders: Amtrak, Ben & Jerry’s, Clif Bar, REI, Shaklee, and Timberland by tweeting, “I value your voluntary #climate action @timberland @cherrygarcia @rei @clifbar @amtrak shaklee! http://on.fb.me/eR59tK” Consumers who tweet will be in the running to win a Climate Counts WEADDUP T-shirt! Consumers who announce their tweet on Facebook will double their chances!

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This week as part of the Climate Counts Greenwatching campaign consumers are thanking corporate climate leaders: Amtrak, Ben & Jerry’s, Clif Bar, REI, Shaklee, and Timberland by tweeting, “I value your voluntary #climate action @timberland @cherrygarcia @rei @clifbar @amtrak shaklee! http://on.fb.me/eR59tK” Consumers who tweet will be in the running to win a Climate Counts WEADDUP T-shirt! Consumers who announce their tweet on Facebook will double their chances!

The Emergence of the Chief Sustainability Officer

Acre have produced a white paper called "The Emergence of the Chief Sustainability Officer" – The next step in sustainability?
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The role of Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) is one of the hot topics in sustainability at the moment. It’s not the title that captures the attention, indeed many people we regard as CSOs are called something else – it’s the level of responsibility and the fact that it is a main board appointment. Acre have produced a white paper detailing this next defining moment in the progression of sustainability up the corporate agenda. 

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The role of Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) is one of the hot topics in sustainability at the moment. It’s not the title that captures the attention, indeed many people we regard as CSOs are called something else – it’s the level of responsibility and the fact that it is a main board appointment. Acre have produced a white paper detailing this next defining moment in the progression of sustainability up the corporate agenda. 

Grading Corporations on Climate Action

Climate Counts' Green Watching campaign: helping consumers ask questions about corporate environmental initiatives and support companies taking meaningful climate action.
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While climate action on individual levels is important, our daily carbon emissions are dwarfed by those of global businesses. A website called ClimateCounts provides data and channels for consumers to let corporations know that we are judging, and spending our dollars, based on companies' climate performance. 

Partnership to Nourish the Good: Newman’s Own® and VolunteerMatch Unite to Celebrate Volunteerism

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) February 9, 2011 - Newman’s Own® has announced a year-long partnership with VolunteerMatch, the Web’s most popular volunteer network, entitled ‘Nourish the Good.’

Paper Chase: Sourcing strategies in the race to reduce

November 17 1:00pm -2:00pm EST Webinar
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Paper Chase: Sourcing strategies in the race to reduce 
Wednesday, November 17 - 1:00 - 2:00 PM (EST) Webinar

Despite advances in digital technologies, paper continues to be a tool required by almost all businesses.  For non-carbon intensive industries, this can amount to one of the company’s largest uses of materials.  With concern about deforestation and its climate impacts, it has become increasingly important for companies to source their paper more sustainably. 

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Connect with CBSR's 8th Annual Summit on CSR: Collaborating for Sustainable Change

New Approaches to Accelerate Innovation
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Effective collaboration is critical to address complex sustainability challenges,
transform business and innovate for results

Join CBSR for an inspiring—and collaborative—day linking effective internal and external partnering with your triple bottom line.

  • Discover best practices in collaboration with employees, suppliers, customers, NGOs and industry leaders.

  • Work hands-on with peers to learn how to apply collaboration tools in your business.

  • Network with leading executives, thought leaders and practitioners.

  • Learn from Canadian and international visionaries including keynote speakers:

                  Dr. Graham Baxter, Acting CEO of the International Business Leaders Forum 

                  Dr. Karl-Henrik Robèrt, Founder of The Natural Step


Where: Le Meridien King Edward Hotel, Toronto, Canada

When:  Thursday, October 21st, 2010

Register Now.

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Effective collaboration is critical to address complex sustainability challenges,
transform business and innovate for results

Join CBSR for an inspiring—and collaborative—day linking effective internal and external partnering with your triple bottom line.

  • Discover best practices in collaboration with employees, suppliers, customers, NGOs and industry leaders.

  • Work hands-on with peers to learn how to apply collaboration tools in your business.

  • Network with leading executives, thought leaders and practitioners.

  • Learn from Canadian and international visionaries including keynote speakers:

                  Dr. Graham Baxter, Acting CEO of the International Business Leaders Forum 

                  Dr. Karl-Henrik Robèrt, Founder of The Natural Step


Where: Le Meridien King Edward Hotel, Toronto, Canada

When:  Thursday, October 21st, 2010

Register Now.

CSRminute: The Reputation Institute and Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship Rank Companies for CSR; Greenopolis Launches Oceanopolis Facebook game

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theCSRminute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible 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.

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theCSRminute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible 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.

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