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News by subject: SRI

9 march 2021

14:32
S&P Global Ratings believes transition finance, including issuance, could contribute up to $1 trillion per year to the economy as companies in hard-to-abate sectors, which were previously absent from the sustainable debt market, raise capital and use...

09:25
CrossCountry Consulting, a leading business advisory firm, today announced that $20,000 was raised through their Workplace Giving Campaign to benefit two non-profit organizations. Through a combination of employee and CrossCountry's matching...


8 march 2021

14:46
ElectroKinetic Solutions Inc. (EKS) CEO Shaun Kavalinas announced today that its "Commercial Pilot of the EKS-DT Process" application has been short listed in Emissions Reduction Alberta's (ERA's) Shovel-Ready Challenge.  This Challenge provides...

10:26
Aflac Incorporated announced today that it has closed its first sustainability bond, further reinforcing the company's longstanding commitment to uphold the core values of our "people-first" business approach that balances purpose and profit. The...

09:00
SH Hotels & Resorts, an affiliate of global private investment firm Starwood Capital Group led by Chairman and CEO Barry Sternlicht, today announced that it will open its award-winning Treehouse Hotel in Miami, the brand's first U.S. location, in...

09:00
Honeywell announced it is developing a power source for hybrid-electric aircraft, planned for demonstration later this year. At 280...


5 march 2021

12:15
FINTECH.TV, the leading media technology platform for digital and impact investment thought leadership content with a reach of 850M households globally through their online and broadcasting partners, announced today its collaboration with Emmy...

09:45
The governments of Canada and New Brunswick recognize the disproportionate ways that COVID-19 has impacted smaller and rural communities across the province, and are making strategic investments in infrastructure to meet the unique needs of these...


4 march 2021

11:30
Canadians everywhere are feeling the impact of COVID-19; on their families, their livelihoods and their way of life. Together, Canada and Ontario are working to reduce the impact of the pandemic, ensure health and safety, rebuild businesses, and...

06:05
Lerner and Rowe Gives Back announces their renewed sponsorship of the annual Wish Ball that will be held on Saturday, March 20 virtually and in-person at the JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa. Through their 2021 platinum sponsorship,...


3 march 2021

09:01
Global hygiene and health company, Essity, today announced it was recognized by four leading indices and benchmarking organizations for its commitment to sustainable business practices and innovation. As the manufacturer of the leading Tork and TENA...


2 march 2021

15:00
To many, musical instruments are works of art in and of themselves. But what if they could be used as a medium to create an entirely new art form and raise money for Orange County not-for-profit organizations at the same time? The Yamaha Cares...

12:00
The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation has donated $500,000 in general operating dollars over the next two years to Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona to support its strategic plan and ongoing growth. The nonprofit organization works to transform...


1 march 2021

16:00
The Foundation for Global Sports Development (GSD) has opened the application for its Exceptional Youth Scholarship, which is available to high school seniors graduating in spring 2021. The $10,000 scholarship will be awarded to five students who...


26 february 2021

09:30
According to the new market research report "Newborn Screening Market by Product (Instrument, Consumables), Test Type (Dried Blood Spot, Hearing Screening, CCHD),Technology (Tandem Mass Spectrometry, Immunoassay, Enzyme Assay, Molecular, Pulse...


25 february 2021

13:00
Allen & Gerritsen (A&G), an independent, creative-led advertising agency, today announced its newest initiative, "Protect Our Press (POP)," an initiative that aims to reverse the widespread decrease in local, professional journalism across the...

11:12
Yesterday, Novo Nordisk a global healthcare company with Canadian headquarters in Mississauga, and the University of Toronto (U of T) announced a new research hub at U of T's Mississauga campus that will bring leading public health experts together...


24 february 2021

13:00
Kira Labs Inc, manufacturer of beauty innovations with a global reach selling in over 100 countries, donated to local non-profit, Meals on Wheels. "We were thrilled when KiraLabs reached out to Meals on Wheels South Florida offering hand sanitizer...

12:00
Through a gift of $1 million from late donor and local humanitarian, Anthony L. Burgess, Operation Smile has been provided with the means to create the Anthony L. and Hideko S. Burgess Interactive Learning Center (ILC) at its global headquarters in...

06:30
Owl Rock Capital Corporation announced today that leading independent proxy advisory firms, Institutional Shareholder Services ("ISS") and Glass Lewis & Co. ("Glass Lewis"), recommend that the Company's shareholders vote "FOR" (i) the Company's...


23 february 2021

13:30
Carver Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") , the holding company for Carver Federal Savings Bank ("Carver"), a certified Minority Depository Institution ("MDI"), announced today that JPMorgan Chase has made a long-term equity investment of approximately...

11:05
International advocacy organization Global Citizen today launched a Recovery Plan for the World - a campaign to end COVID-19 for all and kickstart a global recovery. The Recovery Plan for the World is a year-long campaign and series of events that...

01:00
Mosa Meat, the European food technology company that introduced the world's first cultivated beef hamburger in 2013, announced the third and last closing of its Series B funding. This third closing of $10m brings the total raised in the round to...


22 february 2021

13:15
Members of Clubhouse, the audio-chat social networking app, today announced a week-long fundraiser in response to the overwhelming disaster relief needs in Texas. Powered by Pledge, the virtual and audio-based fundraising platform that makes it easy...


20 february 2021

20:00
Plantations International Pte. Ltd in Singapore is very pleased to announce that it now provides all its clients "Harvest Guarantee Insurance" in the form of a contractual replacement warranty, which fully guarantees that should any of their trees...


19 february 2021

11:55
Edgewell Personal Care Company  today announced it signed the Board Diversity Action Alliance (BDAA), an organization taking action to increase the representation of racially and ethnically diverse directors on corporate boards. Edgewell joins a...

11:10
Georgia Power works every day to keep reliability high across the state and, with Georgia Arbor Day marking the start of the spring planting season this month, the company encourages customers to make the right landscaping choices around homes and...


18 february 2021

15:00
CIBC  NYSE: CM) today announced it has joined RMI's Center for Climate-Aligned Finance (the Center) as a Strategic Partner and the first Canadian bank to announce its partnership in the Center's efforts to develop the agreements and tools necessary...

13:10
In support of the Tampa Bay Super Bowl LV Host Committee's social legacy initiative, Forever 55, and Metropolitan Ministries' Stable Families Project, Ashley HomeStore has donated over $55,000 worth of home furnishings. The donated items included...

09:00
The Appraisal Institute in collaboration with Fannie Mae and the National Urban League today announced the first class of 2021 aspiring real estate appraisers receiving scholarships through the Appraiser Diversity Initiative. The scholarship...


17 february 2021

13:34
Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted were joined by JobsOhio, The Ohio State University, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Franklin County, the City of Columbus, and state legislators to unveil the Columbus Innovation District. The...

08:50
ICV Partners, LLC, a leading investment firm focused on lower middle market companies in business services, consumer goods & services, food & beverage, and healthcare, announced today that it has made a majority investment in Total Access Urgent Care...


16 february 2021

13:10
The Goldhirsh Foundation last week announced online the launch of the 2021 My LA2050 Grants Challenge. The grants challenge is an annual open call from the foundation's LA2050 initiative for ideas to make Los Angeles County the best place to learn,...

08:15
Wilmington Trust announced today that Steve Norcini has been appointed to the newly created role of head of sustainable investing, effective immediately. In addition to his role as senior equity portfolio manager, Steve will lead the team's efforts...


12 february 2021

14:00
Canada's economic recovery depends on young people being able to get good, well-paying jobs in the future. That is why the Government of Canada is continuing to take strong action to ensure that young Canadians have the supports they need to move...

12:30
Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. The COVID-19 crisis has made it clear that access to affordable housing and supports is key to Canada's recovery, as Canadians across the country are dealing with the devastating...

10:20
The Srinarayanathas Foundation is pleased to announce its significant support for the Canadian Tamil Chamber of Commerce (CTCC) to own and operate its own building to be located at 80 Travail Road, Units 1 & 2 in Markham, Ontario.   Founded in 1991,...


11 february 2021

13:15
Christian Community Credit Union gave $25,400 to missions and ministry projects, made possible by the generosity of its members, who donated their credit card reward points. Through the "Points for Missions" program, members can turn 10,000 reward...

09:02
Next PR, a national public relations firm, today announced it will be providing pro bono PR services for Mother Superior, a venture and social purpose foundry, as its next client partner in its Conscious Capitalism program....

08:00
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. , the world leader in serving science, today announced it has committed to investing up to $25 million in minority-serving financial institutions. "Unequal access to capital is hurting Black-owned businesses, Black...

07:00
Today, Hydro One launched Connected for Life, a promise to help customers stay connected to safe and reliable power. The initiative builds on the company's pledge to keep the lights on during the pandemic and ensures customers experiencing hardship...


10 february 2021

15:00
The Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) is dedicated to supporting the next generation of cancer immunotherapy experts through dedicated funding of novel research. SITC is pleased to offer domestic and international early career investigators...


9 february 2021

11:00
Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) The manufacturing industry will play a major role in the economic recovery. It is an important sector of activity to help maintain and stimulate the economy. However, for several years now,...

05:30
The American Meditation Institute (AMI) proudly announces that Jasmin Palmero of Miami, Florida is the winner of the 2nd Annual National Conscience Month Essay Contest. This year's honoree will receive a $1,600 scholarship toward higher education for...


8 february 2021

09:00
Panoramic Ventures today announced its formation through a partnership between highly successful entrepreneur and investor Paul Judge and BIP Capital, one of the most active venture capital firms in the Southeast with more than $550 million in assets...

08:30
Smithfield Foods, Inc. is pleased to announce that its distribution center in North East, MD has received Silver Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. The state-of-the-art facility,...


4 february 2021

17:10
The National Cyber League (NCL), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and a national leader in college and high-school student cybersecurity competitions, has announced a second season of support for students at Historically Black Colleges and...


3 february 2021

09:04
Anheuser-Busch, the country's largest brewer and a leading American manufacturer, today announced it is planning to invest more than $1 billion over the next two years in its facilities to drive economic prosperity in communities across the U.S.,...


2 february 2021

08:30
BMO Financial Group  today announced it has signed the United Nations Environment Programme ? Finance Initiative (UNEP-FI) Principles for Responsible Banking.  The Principles for Responsible Banking (PRB) provide a framework for a sustainable...


1 february 2021

13:08
Today, in honor of Black History Month, Neiman Marcus Group ("NMG" or the "Company") launches its "Celebrating Black History by Supporting Black Futures" campaign, focused on fostering Black excellence....