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News by subject: Corporate Social Responsibility

25 february 2021

02:05
JPMorgan Chase and the Sutton Trust today announced the launch of a nearly £4.8 million endowment fund to improve the access to employability opportunities for underserved, low-income and BME (Black and Minority Ethnic) university students in the UK,...


24 february 2021

09:40
Facedrive Inc. ("Facedrive") , , a Canadian "people-and-planet first" tech ecosystem, is pleased to announce that the Toronto Venture Stock Exchange ("TSX Venture Exchange") has recognized Facedrive as a 2021 Top 50 Company, and a Top 10 Company in...

09:05
Amazon today announced a $15 million donation from Amazon Future Engineer to nonprofit Code.org to support the development and launch of a new equity-minded Advanced Placement computer science programming curriculum. The new curriculum will teach...

08:10
The Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator (IN2), a $50 million collaboration between the Wells Fargo Foundation and the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), today announced the four newest winners of its Channel...


23 february 2021

09:55
Fifth Third Bank, National Association has been recognized by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standard of ethical business practices, as one of the 2021 World's Most Ethical Companies. Today's announcement marks the second...

09:15
For the fifteenth straight year, Milliken & Company is pleased to be included on the World's Most Ethical Companies list curated by Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing ethical business practices. The diversified global...

08:00
The Additive Manufacturer Green Trade Association (AMGTA), a global trade organization created to promote the environmental benefits of additive manufacturing (AM), announced today that eight additional leading AM organizations have joined the trade...

07:05
Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. , one of North America's largest manufacturers and exporters of recycled metal products, has been recognized by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one...

07:05
Hasbro, Inc., a global play and entertainment company, has been recognized by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the 2021 World's Most Ethical Companies. Hasbro has been...

06:05
The Ethisphere Institute, a leading US think-tank, has named the Kao Corporation (TOKYO:4452) one of the World's Most Ethical Companies. Kao is a leading consumer goods company and the only Asian company to have made the list every year since...

01:05
La Fondation Dassault Systèmes, a foundation dedicated to transforming the future of education and research with the learning and discovery capabilities of 3D technology and virtual universes, today announced it supported the nonprofit Digital...


22 february 2021

15:20
The tropical oil production and processing company, Agroaceite, was ranked with a 97.3% score by the Global STD certifier in Good Manufacturing Practices. The Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) Certification, guarantees product quality (CPO, CPKO...

07:05
Ingersoll Rand Inc. , a global provider of mission-critical flow creation and industrial solutions, released its 2030 and 2050 environmental goals today designed to reduce the impact of its operations and products on the environment, and support...


19 february 2021

20:00
With the catastrophic storms, power outages and water shortages affecting Texas, Tennessee, Louisiana and Mississippi, Walmart, Sam's Club and the Walmart Foundation are committing up to $1 million in cash and in-kind product donations to help with...

10:05
Symetra Life Insurance Company was recognized as the 2020 Corporate Leader of the Year by the Greater Seattle Business Association (GSBA) during the organization's 40th annual Business & Humanitarian Awards, held virtually last night. The annual...

08:05
Facedrive Inc. ("Facedrive") , a Canadian "people-and-planet first" technology ecosystem, is pleased to announce that TraceSCAN, the COVID-19 wearable contact-tracing solution developed by Facedrive Health, has been endorsed with an investment by...

05:15
Yesterday, José Manuel Barroso published a column calling on the governments of developed countries to support the vaccine solidarity led by COVAX, the UN mechanism intended to ensure the equitable sharing of anti-COVID vaccines. The new chairman of...


18 february 2021

17:40
Agilent Technologies Inc. has earned the number two position on Barron's annual list of America's Most Sustainable Companies. The ranking marks the third straight year Agilent has been included among the top three Most Sustainable Companies. Agilent...

11:30
Facedrive Inc. ("Facedrive") , a Canadian "people-and-planet first" technology ecosystem, is pleased to announce that the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade (the "Ministry") has endorsed and agreed to provide CAD...

11:05
PPG and the PPG Foundation today announced an investment of $13 million in 2020 to address the needs of local communities in the U.S. and internationally. The funding supported initiatives focused on education, COVID-19 relief, social justice and...

09:05
Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) today announced that it has become a signatory of the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), an international global network of asset managers, owners and service...

07:00
VF Corporation , one of the world's largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies, today announced it has fully allocated the net proceeds from its inaugural green bond issued last year, which totaled approximately ?493 million. The proceeds...


17 february 2021

16:15
Kimco Realty Corp. , one of North America's largest publicly traded owners and operators of open-air, grocery-anchored shopping centers and mixed-use assets, today announced a series of five and ten-year goals that will guide the company's...


16 february 2021

16:20
USANA , USANA Health Sciences, Inc. today announced that its Board of Directors has formed a Sustainability Committee to oversee and advise on all matters related to corporate sustainability, including environmental, social and governance (ESG) and...

13:50
TPP Capital Holdings (TPP), a Philadelphia based, Black-led social impact private equity fund manager and urban healthcare and real estate development firm dedicated to improving the health of residents in Black and Brown neighborhoods through...

10:40
Echoing Green announced today a $2.5 million commitment from Comcast NBCUniversal to the organization's $50M Racial Equity Philanthropic Fund. The investment marks the largest corporate contribution to the Fund to date. Echoing Green is a global...

08:10
More than 10 years ago Walgreens launched its first Expressions Challenge program to encourage teens to use creative arts as an outlet to manage some of life's stressful circumstances and to guide students to make better life choices. Offered only in...

08:05
Facedrive Inc. ("Facedrive") , a Canadian "people-and-planet-first" technology ecosystem, is delighted to announce the launch of HiPanda, a platform developed by Facedrive's wholly-owned subsidiary HiRide Share Ltd. ("HiRide")?a socially-responsible...

08:00
Sintavia, LLC, a designer and additive manufacturer of critical thermal and airfoil components for the Aerospace, Defense, & Space industry, announced today that it had achieved AS 9100 approval for product design and development. The approval, which...

05:40
HCL Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of HCL Technologies Ltd., today announced the winners of the sixth round of the HCL Grant, a flagship program dedicated to strengthening India's "fifth estate" of NGOs working towards nation...


15 february 2021

14:00
The Travelers Companies, Inc. and the Travelers Championship today announced a joint commitment to match up to $1 million in donations to The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp in the wake of a significant fire on Friday night that destroyed a number of...


12 february 2021

10:55
United States Steel Corporation earned the highest possible rating on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2021 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report measuring LGBTQ workplace equality. This has also earned the...

07:10
Following are the latest Corporate Social Responsibility news releases and story ideas available from Business Wire. These recaps, curated by Business Wire, provide reporters and bloggers around the globe instant access to the latest news releases,...


11 february 2021

13:05
Today, a nationwide coalition led by Procter & Gamble announced $25 million in investments towards a goal to put one million connected devices in the hands of students without access to the basic tools needed to engage in digital learning, a need...

11:20
Charlamagne Tha God, one of the most influential and authoritative voices in modern culture, announced the launch of the Mental Wealth Alliance (MWA), his forward-thinking foundation created to destigmatize, accelerate, and center state-of-the-art...

09:00
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. and American Recycling of Western North Carolina (WNC) announced today the formation of the Western North Carolina Brewery Recycling Cooperative and the upcoming opening of a new recycling drop-off site near Asheville. The...

07:35
Bacardi in Puerto Rico loves sharing its outdoor space, and, thanks to a newly expanded pollinator garden, the home of the world's most awarded rum is welcoming increased numbers of butterflies, bees and, of course, bats. For this effort, Bacardi in...


10 february 2021

17:05
Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. , one of North America's largest manufacturers and exporters of recycled metal products, today announced that it has been named a 2021 Sustainability Yearbook Member and recognized as an Industry Mover by S&P Global...

11:10
TPP Capital Holdings (TPP), a Philadelphia based Black-led social impact private equity fund manager and healthcare real estate development firm, announced they have chosen 21 fellows for their newly launched Place-Based Social Impact Investing...

09:05
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. today launched the At the Heart of Health 2020 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, which outlines the impact of its commitment to the critical needs facing communities today, including access to healthcare,...


8 february 2021

16:00
Voya Financial, Inc. , announced that, for the 16th consecutive year, they have received a perfect score of 100% on the 2021 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) ? the nation's premier benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and...

07:05
Facedrive Inc. ("Facedrive") , is pleased to announce that Facedrive Health, its contact tracing and health services subsidiary and developer of TraceSCAN, is contributing to Herald, an open source project developed by VMware. Herald is a technology...


4 february 2021

08:15
Hologic, Inc. announced today the on-line publication of its 2020 sustainability report, "The Power of Purpose." The report describes how Hologic is making a unique difference in the world through its Purpose, Passion and Promise, and features...

07:20
Facedrive Inc. ("Facedrive") , a Canadian "people-and-planet first" technology ecosystem, is excited to announce that it will be launching Steer, America's fastest-growing electric vehicle subscription service and an integral part of Facedrive's...

07:00
Ventas, Inc., ("Ventas" or the "Company") today announced a partnership with the Real Estate Executive Council's ("REEC") Diversity Initiative. As the "Founding Diversity Partner ? Healthcare Real Estate," Ventas will make a four-year, $100,000...


3 february 2021

09:10
Inspiration4, scheduled to become the world's first all-civilian mission to space later this year, will introduce itself to the public and extend an invitation to the stars this Sunday on one of the biggest stages Earth has to offer ? the broadcast...

09:05
NI today released Engineering Hope, its 2030 Corporate Impact Strategy, outlining the company's vision and aspirational goals for making a measurable, positive impact on society and the environment by 2030. The long-term plan to advance diversity,...

07:05
Dr. Emil Nutrition, a leading growth company providing health and wellness products, has announced its commitment to support Vitamin Angels, a global public health and nutrition organization, that provides essential vitamins and minerals to pregnant...


2 february 2021

10:35
The Church Pension Group (CPG), a financial services organization that serves The Episcopal Church, announced that it will host a virtual conversation on Faithful Investing ? Linking Faith and Finances as part of its ongoing Insights & Ideas series...


1 february 2021

16:10
Plans for the world's first all-civilian mission to space were announced today from SpaceX's headquarters in Hawthorne, CA. The mission is being targeted for the fourth quarter of this year and will be commanded by Jared Isaacman, the 37-year-old...