Redwood City, CA, November 18, 2014 /3BL Media/ – The Social Innovation Summit 2014, an inspiring and unique network of global Fortune 500 business executives, investors, entrepreneurs, and nonprofit leaders will convene this week in the Silicon Valley to discuss the most innovative initiatives driving business and social impact.
October is SAP’s month of service, during which the company engages its 65,000 employees around in world in activities to support their local community. SAP in Palo Alto, worked with other silicon valley companies and non-profit partners, to spruce up the playground at a local bilingual school.
Cisco is proud to announce it has received the 2014 Humanitarian Partnership Award from the Silicon Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross. The award recognizes the support Cisco has given to the American Red Cross’ mission, and salutes the significant impact Cisco has made in Silicon Valley.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Silicon Valley Welcomes CA Technologies to Silicon Valley
SANTA CLARA, CA, October 8, 2013 /3BL Media/ – On Monday, Boys & Girls Clubs of Silicon Valley joined CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) in celebrating the grand opening of the CA Silicon Valley Technology Center. The event kicked off an exciting collaboration whereby CA Technologies will provide critical technology upgrades, including both computers and computer software, for Boys & Girls Clubs of Silicon Valley through the unique EducationAd advertising program offered by CBS EcoMedia.
June 18, 2013 /3BL Media/ - SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) today announced that SAP in Silicon Valley has been named a “Bay Area Top Workplace” for 2013. This distinction was presented by the Bay Area News Group, a collective of publications that includes the San Jose Mercury News, Oakland Tribune and Contra Costa Times.
Corporate innovators to be recognized by A Billion + Change at Nov. 29 event
PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 28, 2012 /3BL Media/ - During this holiday season and throughout the year, Silicon Valley businesses are stepping up to lend their most valuable resource, the time and talent of their employees, to nonprofits in their communities. A Billion + Change will recognize corporate innovators using pro bono and skilled volunteering to make lasting contributions to nonprofits and communities at a special event at the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation in Palo Alto on Thursday, Nov. 29.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., November 28, 2012 /3BL Media/ - At a time when publicly traded, privately held and mission-driven organizations in ever greater numbers are incorporating social responsibility and shared value into their overall strategies, executives of all stripes are keenly aware of the need to identify market opportunities that produce sustainable financial while driving positive social and environmental outcomes through scalable innovations.
What a thrill to see headlines about Palindrome Advisors, a year-old nonprofit that matches business executives with nonprofit boards, mentors social entrepreneurs, and holds “salons” for board members to discuss nonprofit challenges and opportunities. Engaging corporate professionals on nonprofit boards through a thoughtful and purposeful matching process, and training and coaching them for successful service is the most powerful way that businesses can help advance the nonprofit sector in the US and around the world.