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News by subject: Corporate Social Responsibility

3 november 2021

09:05
GOOD Worldwide, Upworthy and Net Impact have forged a Social Impact Alliance to launch GOOD Institute today, scale impact initiatives, engage the next generation of leaders, and serve as a force for good for leading businesses. GOOD Institute is a...

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Bacardi, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, has announced that this holiday season its range of gift packs will contain 50% less plastic than last year. Bacardi is removing 147 tons of single-use plastic used annually in its...

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Acknowledging the pivotal role it plays as an enabler of low-carbon fleets and supporting infrastructure, Geotab Inc. ("Geotab"), a global leader in IoT and connected transportation, today announced its commitments to helping fight climate change via...

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The Bright Initiative, an organisation that focuses on using data for good, was joined last month by Microsoft Israel R&D Centre's Chief Scientist to lead an ethics workshop for the students and alumni of King's College London. The session formed...

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Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. announced ambitious commitments to address two of today's greatest global crises?access to medicines and climate change?tied to its recently issued $5 billion sustainability-linked bond. The bond is linked to...


2 november 2021

13:30
Mary Kay Inc. is proud to announce the sponsorship of a project to improve water security in Monterrey in partnership with The Nature Conservancy. The project, led by a group of female entrepreneurs, focuses on restoring local species of trees in the...

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Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC (Molpus) today announced it is celebrating the planting of over 251 million trees since 1998 as part of its sustainable forest management program. Through its operations Molpus has conserved working forests for public...

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During the United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26), American Express has announced new initiatives to build on its commitment to advance climate solutions. To help fight the impact of climate change on the most vulnerable...

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Intuit Inc. , the global technology platform that makes TurboTax, QuickBooks, Mint and Credit Karma, today announced its commitment to helping 1 million US small businesses cut their carbon emissions by 50% by 2030. Any small business owner in the US...


1 november 2021

18:35
The Arthritis National Research Foundation's (ANRF) 2022-23 grant application is now open for submissions from early-career investigators focusing research on arthritis and other autoimmune diseases including Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis and...

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Moody's Corporation announced today that it has named Christine Elliott as Managing Director - Head of Global Corporate Affairs. In this newly created role, Ms. Elliott will lead Moody's dialogue with key stakeholders, including employees,...

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Today sees the launch of a £2 million programme to help connect disadvantaged young people in England with the education and skills they need to prepare them for their future careers. The project, with philanthropic support by JPMorgan Chase and...


28 october 2021

09:15
Kontoor Brands, Inc. , a global lifestyle apparel company with a portfolio led by two of the world's most iconic consumer brands, Wrangler® and Lee®, today announced the expansion of its water-saving manufacturing program, Indigoodtm Facility...

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Lineage Logistics, LLC ("Lineage" or the "Company"), the world's largest and most innovative temperature-controlled industrial REIT and logistics solutions provider, today announced the launch of the Lineage Foundation for Good (the "Foundation"), an...


27 october 2021

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Fluence, a leading global provider of energy storage products and services and digital applications for renewables and storage, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 31,000,000 shares of its Class A common stock at a price to...

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Exelon's utilities business, which owns six electric and gas utilities serving more than 10 million customers, announced today it has created a $36 million fund to support minority-owned businesses in the communities it serves. The launch of the...

08:06
Agilent Technologies, Inc. today announced its commitment to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions no later than 2050. The commitment adds to the global effort by governments, corporations, and other institutions to limit warming of the climate...

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

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The Women's Entrepreneurship Accelerator (WEA), a strategic multi-partnership convening five UN agencies and Mary Kay Inc., is today joining forces with the Commonwealth Businesswomen's Network (CBWN) to empower and support underserved women...


26 october 2021

09:05
VF Corporation , a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, published its latest Made for Change sustainability and responsibility report today. With action and progress at the core of its message, the report highlights...

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Cayuga RNG has entered into an agreement to develop its third project to produce renewable natural gas ("RNG") in upstate New York. This is in addition to the previously announced Spruce Haven and Allen Farms projects. Cayuga RNG is a joint venture...

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Puro.earth has launched the Pre-CORC framework, a service to match early-stage high-quality carbon removal projects with corporate offtakers who want to secure their supply of negative emissions to fulfill net zero pledges. The framework aims to...


25 october 2021

15:25
The Northwest Federal Credit Union Foundation (Foundation) the charitable arm of Northwest Federal Credit Union, recently held their 6th Annual Drive for the Driven Golf Tournament. The money raised from this year's tournament will benefit the...

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Today, Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) celebrates its 10th founding anniversary and announced several exciting commemorative virtual events, hosted from Nigeria and featured on www.PINDis10.PINDfoundation.org. The...

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ShiftPixy, Inc. , a Florida-based national staffing enterprise which designs, manages, and sells access to a disruptive, revolutionary platform that facilitates employment in the rapidly growing Gig Economy, today announced the successful completion...

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Today, on the occasion of the World Health Summit 2021, Boehringer Ingelheim shares an update on its strategic approach to sustainable development. A commitment to initiatives that contribute to ?MORE HEALTH', one of the three pillars within the...

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A new book by prominent Longevity investor and thought-leader Dmitry Kaminskiy (General Partner of Deep Knowledge Group and Founder of Deep Knowledge Analytics) presents both a warning call to Longevity scientists, investors and policy-makers,...


21 october 2021

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Howard Energy Partners (HEP) is pleased to announce that it has been named by GRESB as the Most Improved in the 2021 Infrastructure Assessment. Each year, GRESB assesses and benchmarks the ESG performance of assets worldwide, providing clarity and...

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UGI Utilities has received regulatory approval from the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission ("PA PUC") to purchase renewable natural gas as part of a five-year pilot program. The pilot, the first of its kind in Pennsylvania, is intended to explore...

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Cummins Inc. announced today it has been accepted into two influential groups advocating for climate action ahead of the global COP26 climate summit in Glasgow, Scotland (U.K.) starting Oct. 31. The Business Ambition for 1. 5°C campaign encourages...


20 october 2021

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pulsESGtm today announced the launch of its enterprise environmental, social, and governance (ESG) software as a service (SaaS) platform backed by $8.5 million in seed funding from leading impact-driven investors and led by two Silicon Valley...

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Mission Barns, a leader in cultivated fat, completed the first-ever scaled-up manufacturing run of a product containing cultivated meat with its Mission Chorizo Sausage. This Chorizo is a delicious blend of Mission Fattm and plant-protein that...

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Regulatory News: Teleperformance (Paris:TEP), a leading global group in digitally integrated business services, announced today it has been recognized as one of the World's Best Workplacestm, by Great Place to Work® and Fortune Magazine. Only 25...

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Premier Inc. , a leading technology-driven healthcare improvement company, today released its inaugural sustainability report detailing companywide initiatives focused on environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices. Simultaneously, the...

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The 26th annual Halliburton Charity Golf Tournament raised $2.6 million for over 75 U.S. nonprofit organizations, once again making it one of the largest non-PGA golf tournament fundraisers. The tournament has raised more than $25 million for...

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The Raine Group ("Raine" or the "Firm"), a global merchant bank focused exclusively on investing and advising on technology, media and telecommunications, today announced that Bernard Mourad, a renowned TMT banker, investor and entrepreneur, has...


19 october 2021

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Marking its commitment to heightened corporate transparency, responsibility and accountability, First Internet Bancorp (the "Company") announced today that it has published its inaugural Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report. The report...

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For a third year, GreenPath Financial Wellness, a national nonprofit that provides financial counseling, has been named to the Center for Companies That Care Honor Roll. This list recognizes 13 U.S. based for-profit and not-for-profit employers who...

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Korian (Paris:KORI), the leading European care services company for elderly and fragile people, welcomes the report published early October by the non-financial rating agency Vigeo-Eiris (V.E), a subsidiary of Moody's Corporation, which ranks the...

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Campbell Soup Company today announced the launch of Full Futures, a program to foster a school nutrition environment that ensures all students are well-nourished and ready to thrive at school and in life. Campbell plans to invest $5 million over the...


18 october 2021

16:35
Boston Properties, Inc. , the largest publicly traded developer, owner, and manager of Class A office properties in the United States, today announced that it has earned a top ESG rating in the 2021 Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark...

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Today San Diego Gas & Electric Company (SDG&E) released its annual sustainability strategy update, highlighting what it has accomplished over the past year to help create a clean, resilient and equitable future, as well as outlining new and...


14 october 2021

15:30
Reliant and EarthShare of Texas are celebrating 10 years of partnership and $2 million raised through the Reliant EcoShare? program. By joining the program, Reliant customers empower EarthShare of Texas to support environmental stewardship in the...

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Top business, government and civil society leaders will gather today for the second Global Inclusive Growth Summit, co-hosted by the Aspen Institute and the Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth. Key participants at the "Rebuilding for All" summit...

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Pitney Bowes , a global shipping and mailing company that provides technology, logistics, and financial services, today announced it is being recognized with the 2021 Climate Leadership Award for Excellence in Greenhouse Gas Management for the second...

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Boosting wellness in Seattle's challenged South Park neighborhood is the goal of a new partnership between the Seattle Kraken's One Roof Foundation and Tegria, the healthcare technology and services company founded by Providence. Projects led by...

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The Western Union Company , a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, today announced the appointment of Shannon Armbrecht as its first Chief Diversity and Talent Officer. Armbrecht commences her role with immediate...

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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,...

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Today, a coalition of investor associations is pleased to announce the launch of Climate Engagement Canada (CEC) ? a finance-led initiative that aims to drive dialogue between the financial community and Canadian corporations to promote a just...


13 october 2021

16:15
OCP Group and ICL Group signed today a memorandum of understanding to offer scholarships to promote research and academic excellence through the funding of sustainability programs at Mohammed VI Polytechnic University (UM6P) and Ben-Gurion University...