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News by subject: SRI

1 may 2020

01:00
The Partners of Citadel and Citadel Securities today announced £3 million of support to advance scientific initiatives at two of London's leading medical institutions. The work will focus on immunology research to accelerate COVID-19 treatment and...


30 april 2020

15:31
Last night, the Peninsula Health Care District Board of Trustees (District) voted to allocate $600,000 towards the establishment of a COVID-19 Relief Fund. In order to be eligible for the one time grant of up to $50,000, non-profit health and human...

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Buffalo Wings & Rings' charitable foundation, Buffalove has announced a donation of $10,000 amid COVID-19 to various local organizations in the communities it serves. Since 2016, the Buffalove Foundation has increased its donations annually and due...

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Perla Tamez, a successful Houston-based serial entrepreneur, Love Soldiers founder and Hispanic Star hub director, returns to South Texas home town of Mission during the COVID-19 quarantine to launch a donation drive to help others. To help Tamez...


29 april 2020

20:50
Coptic Orphans is responding to meet the needs of the fatherless children in Egypt by joining the #GivingTuesdayNow Initiative. #GivingTuesdayNow is a global day of giving and unity, set to take place on May 5, 2020 as an emergency response to the...

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Decocrated (pronounced DECO-CRATED), a leading home décor subscription box service, in partnership with sister companies 1THRIVE, a new visual wall organizational system, and The Flag Shirt, a patriotic apparel company, launched campaigns to raise...


28 april 2020

18:30
Restaurant365, the leading all-in-one restaurant management platform, announces the launch of R365 Capital, a program designed to help restaurants quickly access the capital they need to thrive. Through this free service, restaurant operators...

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VA Claims Insider (VACI) CEO Brian Reese today announced a donation to the Folds of Honor education fund. "We want to support our veteran partners in every way possible. That's why we're donating $25,000 and partnering with Folds of Honor to assist...


27 april 2020

11:42
Love Your Melon, a mission-driven apparel brand that gives fifty percent of net profit to nonprofit organizations that lead the fight against pediatric cancer, announced today it has sent over 150,000 face masks to frontline workers and hospitals to...


24 april 2020

12:30
For 20 years, the South Carolina Aquarium has stood as a pillar on Charleston's east peninsula, connecting schoolchildren and guests with animals, science education and conservation work. As our country faces unprecedented hardship in the midst of...


23 april 2020

12:01
Recognizing the power and impact of creative influence to drive broad global change, influencer marketing agency Whalar today launched The Change Collective, a creator marketplace that connects brands with creators dedicated to using their influence...

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The Community Foundation of Frederick County will be accepting nominations for the 2020 Wertheimer Fellow for Excellence in Volunteerism and Youth in Action Awards from May 1 through May 31, 2020. The online applications can be found at...

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California.com, a One Planet company dedicated to showcasing the best of the state of California, has launched its new online merchandise store to support small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown....


22 april 2020

13:00
Kindhumans, a sustainable marketplace and positivity movement, has successfully achieved Climate Neutral Certified status by measuring its 2019 greenhouse gas emissions footprint, purchasing carbon credits to offset that footprint, and implementing...

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Claire's Place Foundation, a non-profit organization providing support to children and families affected by cystic fibrosis (CF), has received an overwhelming number of financial requests from people living with CF since launching their COVID-19...


21 april 2020

13:30
Clearinghouse Community Development Financial Institution (Clearinghouse CDFI) announced today that it provided $1 million in COVID-19 emergency financing to the San Francisco based Aquarium of the Bay. The aquarium will use the funds to maintain...

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Morningstar, Inc.?, a leading provider of independent investment research, today announced it has reached an agreement to acquire Sustainalytics, a globally recognized leader in environmental, social, and governance (ESG) ratings and research....


17 april 2020

09:00
During the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, people across Indiana are facing challenges that extend beyond medical care and include basic daily needs such as food, internet connectivity, and  essential supplies. Centene, a leading multi-national healthcare...

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Talon International has retooled its manufacturing facilities in the US and around the world to supply Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for medical and non-medical personnel. Talon is supplying 3-ply face masks and medical-grade face shields, as...


16 april 2020

19:08
Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today announced it has received state approval to provide safety and service upgrades to thousands of additional mobile home parks through a ten-year Mobilehome Park Utility Conversion Program. Since its...

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On April 16, 2020, Colorado Technical University announced that it intends to commit 100 percent of funds received from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act directly to eligible Colorado campus-based students as it becomes...

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NN, Inc. ("NN" or the "Company"), a diversified industrial company, today announced that its Board of Directors has adopted a limited duration rights plan (the "Rights Plan"). In adopting the Rights Plan, the Board of Directors has taken note of the...


15 april 2020

18:15
On Tuesday, April 14th at 10 a.m., Ecentria Group, the corporate parent of OpticsPlanet, Inc. and USIQ, Inc., has donated over 2000 KN95 respirator masks to the Illinois State Police and Aurora, Illinois Police and Fire Departments. Those in...

14:07
Today, the fastest growing premium plant-based yogurt and dessert brand, The Collaborative (previously The Coconut Collaborative) expands its leadership team with Meiky Tollman as the new CEO and announces a $7 million Series A investment from...


14 april 2020

10:54
The Kansas Masonic Foundation, Inc., the charitable arm for the Grand Lodge of Kansas, its 200 Statewide Masonic Lodges and Kansas Masons, announces the award of 232 scholarships to Kansas students. The awards total nearly $200,000....

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Solomon Page announces a charitable initiative in support of frontline workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. With corporate headquarters based in the epicenter of the disease, the firm has expanded its 2020 charitable contributions to support the...


13 april 2020

18:15
On Sunday, SF New Deal (SFND) Executive Director Lenore Estrada reported the latest service figures for their volunteer-led relief effort, showing tremendous growth over three weeks. In an unprecedented show of solidarity with many of San Francisco's...


8 april 2020

14:00
From pacifiers that always wind up on the ground to sippy cups that won't stay put, BooginHead® is a small business that has been changing the way parents deal with infant and toddler messes and mealtime adventures one problem-solving product at a...

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Project HOPE and Americares, two U.S.-based relief and development organizations responding globally to the COVID-19 pandemic, have joined forces to deliver more than 3 tons of lifesaving personal protective equipment to the city of Chicago. The...

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With many schools closed across the United States to prevent the spread of coronavirus, DonorsChoose has launched a new initiative to support public school teachers and students as they transition to learning from home. The education crowdfunding...

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A local Santa Rosa business that has been manufacturing vape juice for use in electronic cigarettes has repurposed a large portion of its facility to produce certified organic hand sanitizer. "We heard about a local hospital chain that was...


7 april 2020

10:12
Today, TruFund Financial Services, Inc. launches a $5 million small business emergency relief fund to help curb job loss and permanent business closure as a result of COVID-19.  The fund aims to help at least 3,000 disadvantaged firms with loans,...

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We're all affected by the current COVID-19 crisis and we understand that preclinical and clinical research may be slowing down. InstantGMP, Inc. wants to help by awarding COVID-19 Stimulus Grants that can help biotech companies keep up with their...


6 april 2020

18:30
MSA donated over 4,600 nitrile gloves in multiple sizes to the foundation on Monday. These gloves will be distributed across the St. Anthony medical network. "Meta Special Aerospace is happy to be able to give back to our community during this time...


4 april 2020

09:00
The Knights of Columbus has announced two programs to help communities and churches cope with the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic....


3 april 2020

09:00
Web-based pet supplement supplier Veterinary Naturals has pledged a donation to U.S. animal shelters that are in need. This donation includes five hundred units of pet supplements, which are to be distributed to five hundred shelters across the...


2 april 2020

16:00
California CBD brand, Smilyn Wellness, is donating 10 percent of all proceeds until May 1st to the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund launched by the World Health Organization (WHO). Additionally, Smilyn Wellness is offering a 40 percent sitewide...

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GO Topeka is pleased to announce that the Joint Economic Development Organization (JEDO) has approved $1 million in additional relief grants for small businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The new HOST Relief Grants are intended to provide...

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Huobi Charity, the charitable arm of Huobi Group, today announced a series of new initiatives aimed at helping the global community fight COVID-19. As nations around the world grapple with the growing pandemic, Huobi will be making monetary...

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The Northern Virginia Community College Educational Foundation (NOVA Foundation) is proud to announce an exceptional gift of $1 million from donor Debra Coffman Howe of Palm Beach, Florida. Ms. Howe is adding to her existing endowed scholarship fund...

12:21
Leaders from the philanthropic and impact investing community joined together today to publish a letter calling on regulators to indefinitely delay the rulemaking process for the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA), especially given the coronavirus...

08:10
To support high school women pursuing their educational goals, The Distinguished Young Women of Maryland Scholarship Fund has been established with The Community Foundation of Frederick County, becoming one of its more than 720 component funds. The...

08:00
ARCH Venture Partners today announced the closing of two new funds, ARCH Venture Fund X and ARCH Venture Fund X Overage, with a combined $1.46 billion to invest in transformative, early stage biotechnology companies....

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SLING TV is donating 100% of its movie rental profits to Good360 today through April 5. Good360 is a global nonprofit leader that is delivering critical supplies to healthcare providers and first responders, those quarantined, and those facing...


1 april 2020

13:40
Episcopal Relief & Development is supporting the Episcopal Diocese of Tennessee to provide direct assistance in communities impacted by the devastating tornadoes that struck the Nashville area in early March. At least two tornadoes touched down in...

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A team of researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) is creating designs to turn inexpensive and readily available manual, hand-held, bag valve mask (BVM) resuscitators into automated ventilators that could be used to fill the deep gap...


31 march 2020

09:44
Kudu Investment Management, LLC, a New York-based provider of long-term capital solutions to asset and wealth managers worldwide, today announced it has made a strategic investment in Creation Investments Capital Management, LLC, a private equity...

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Bake Me A Wish!, a national online gourmet bakery, has announced that they are a proud supporter of the Meals on Wheels COVID-19 Response Fund. 5% of all purchases on BakeMeAWish.com sales will be donated to the Meals on Wheels COVID-19 Response Fund...


30 march 2020

21:00
The Global Health Innovative Technology (GHIT) Fund announced today a total of 3.29 billion yen (US$30 million*) to invest in 11 partnerships to develop new lifesaving drugs, vaccines and diagnostics for malaria, tuberculosis, Chagas disease,...

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Zonar, the leader in smart fleet technology, in partnership with the National Association of Pupil Transportation (NAPT), today announced that the 2020 Don Carnahan Memorial Grant is now open for applications. Motivated by a joint mission of...