It was a banner summer for the Players Trust programs that engage kids in their communities when school is out.
Buses for Baseball brought underserved kids to the ballpark, through City Clinics players helped inner-city kids learn the game, Action Teams partnered with players to serve their communities and Operation Backpack ensured that some of the neediest children will have sufficient school supplies when they return to the classroom.
North America's greenest city offers travelers the best of sustainable luxury and adventure
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On this episode of Conscious Living, we travel north of the border to uncover the best of eco-tourism in Toronto. From a fabulous stay in a luxury green hotel to a sustainable rooftop garden tour with one of the top chefs in Canada and a thrilling canoeing adventure, Toronto may have everything a tourist could expect from the greenest city in North America. To watch the episode click here.
The CSR Event Series at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada's annual convention will bring together experts in mining and sustainable development to learn about and discuss CSR issues. Sessions will cover a range of issues related to sustainable development in the mineral exploration and mining industries.
Toyota will repeat its sponsorship of the Latinos in Tech Innovation and Social Media Conference, to be held October 25th to the 27th in Houston. The annual meeting is LATISM’s flagship event, bringing together community leaders, social media and technology influencers, educators, and government officials to explore best practices and resources.
Honda will add two gasoline-electric hybrids next year to its Accord sedan lineup. The cars will use a plug-in hybrid that runs for 10-15 miles on battery power before the gas engine kicks in. Both will be sold as 2014 models next spring.