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News by subject: Corporate Social Responsibility

25 may 2021

05:35
Hyperinflation of virtual assets, financing conditions favorable to negative real rates, health crisis: The last forty years have not spared the global economy. In a report published by Agora, Philippe Béchade explains how the deflationary cycle we...


24 may 2021

13:55
GE Appliances (GEA), a Haier company, partnered with Chicago nonprofit Kitchen Possible to provide GE Digital Air Fry 7-in-1 Toaster Ovens to 46 households in Chicago's Pilsen and East Garfield Park neighborhoods as part of GEA's community engagement...

12:40
Lazard Ltd and New Visions for Public Schools announced today the launch of the Lazard New Visions Academy, a signature initiative funded by the Lazard Foundation that provides New York City public high school students access to post-secondary...


20 may 2021

09:00
HSBC Bank USA, N.A., (HSBC) and the Midwest Row Crop Collaborative (MRCC) announced that HSBC has made a $1.6 million grant to MRCC to accelerate conservation and the adoption of regenerative practices such as cover crops, nutrient management,...


19 may 2021

18:20
Lumileds, a global leader in innovative lighting solutions, has released its 2020 Sustainability Report that details the company's progress in supporting the transition to a low-carbon and sustainable economy. In the report, Lumileds highlights how...

17:05
Last December, Best Buy announced a five-year plan with bold commitments for building brighter futures for our communities. Today, we're sharing that as part of the plan we are committing $10 million to provide a new network of opportunities for...

16:30
Kilroy Realty Corporation today announced that its new 160,000 square foot San Diego office development, 9455 Towne Centre Drive, has earned LEED Platinum certification under the Core & Shell rating system created by the US Green Building Council....

12:05
Wells Fargo today announced the issuance of an Inclusive Communities and Climate Bond, its first Sustainability Bond, which will fund projects and programs that support housing affordability, socioeconomic opportunity, and renewable energy. The...

09:05
Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits (Southern Glazer's)?the world's preeminent distributor of beverage alcohol?today announced it has awarded its first Black Hospitality Initiative (BHI) student scholarship as part of its partnership with BHI, a...

08:10
Facedrive Inc. ("Facedrive" or the "Company") , a Canadian "people-and-planet first" tech ecosystem, is pleased to announce that the Company has successfully launched Steer, the Company's electric vehicle ("EV") subscription service in Toronto,...


18 may 2021

22:05
Kao Corporation (TOKYO:4452) has set new targets for realizing a decarbonized society and is aiming to reduce its carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions to zero by 2040, and become a carbon negative company by 2050. Consequently, Kao is now seeking to...

11:45
Many organizations are striving to take decisive climate action now. However, a big problem is that few effective solutions are readily available, especially if you are a small to mid-sized organization. "That's part of the reason we created Carbon...

08:00
Independent research firm Verdantix has released its benchmark of forty-four software applications which support ESG, climate change and sustainability use cases. The study builds on over a decade of Verdantix research on technologies designed to...

07:05
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. announced today that it has been named to 3BL Media's annual 100 Best Corporate Citizens ranking, recognizing outstanding environmental, social and governance (ESG) transparency and performance among the 1,000 largest,...

06:35
3BL Media has named Hasbro, Inc. , a global play and entertainment company, to its annual 100 Best Corporate Citizens ranking, recognizing outstanding environmental, social and governance (ESG) transparency and performance among the 1,000 largest,...

02:05
The Rainforest Alliance announced today that Santiago Gowland has joined the organization as Chief Executive Officer. Gowland previously served as Executive Vice President for Latin America and Global Innovation at The Nature Conservancy. Before...


14 may 2021

08:35
UGI Corporation announced today the release of its third Environmental, Social and Governance ("ESG") report titled, The Foundation of a Renewable Energy Future. The ESG report is available on UGI's ESG website at (https://ugiesg.com/620-2/). The...


13 may 2021

09:15
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. today reaffirms its commitment to sustainability through the use of more sustainable raw materials and manufacturing techniques, water reduction, and the development of a limited American Eagle (AE) jeans collection...


12 may 2021

11:10
Henry Schein, Inc. , the world's largest provider of health care solutions to office-based dental and medical practitioners, announced today a series of efforts to further advance its environmental, social, and governance (ESG) performance and to...

09:15
AMERICAN BUSINESS BANK donated $5,000 to Child360, a Los Angeles non-profit that provides holistic support to children ages 0-5. The Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco (FHL Bank San Francisco) matched the $5,000 donation with a COVID-19...

08:35
Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced it has been designated Prime in the ISS ESG Corporate Rating, effective as of May 4, 2021. Companies are classified as Prime when their ESG performance exceeds the threshold criteria for companies in its...


11 may 2021

16:50
C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. ("C.H. Robinson") , today announced the release of its 2020 Sustainability Report. This annual publication details the company's 2020 progress on priority environmental, social and governance (ESG) initiatives, including...

11:05
Performance Food Group Company (PFG) is pleased to announce that Claudia Mills, formerly with Richmond-based Altria Group, Inc., will start as its Vice President of Diversity & Inclusion, effective May 17. She will fill a vital role on PFG's senior...


10 may 2021

12:15
On Friday, May 14, Unilever U.S. will be sharing joy at select vaccination sites throughout the country by delivering favorite summer treats like Klondike and Popsicle to newly vaccinated people, vaccine site workers, and volunteers. Those receiving...

09:45
The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) is challenging companies in the cleaning products industry and supporting supply chain to align their corporate climate strategy and targets with the 1.5°C ambition, which strives to reach net-zero global...

09:10
The Travelers Companies, Inc. today released its annual Community Report, announcing 2020 charitable contributions of nearly $23 million. This brings the company's total giving over the past decade to approximately $225 million. "Taking care of our...

08:35
Hexion Inc. announced that in order to help address climate change, it has committed to reduce absolute carbon emissions by 20 percent by 2030. A leading producer of adhesives, coatings and composite resins, Hexion's commitment encompasses "Scope 1"...

08:10
In its latest release of environmental, social and governance (ESG) efforts, Ingersoll Rand Inc. has partnered with Engineers Without Borders (EWB) to globally focus on sustainable community development and infrastructure. EWB is a nonprofit...


7 may 2021

08:05
INNIO Jenbacher's commitment to a climate-neutral, greener and more secure energy future was recognized by EcoVadis with a Silver Medal Rating for 2021, placing INNIO Jenbacher in the top 17% of its peers working towards sustainability. The...


6 may 2021

07:10
As India and its healthcare systems face a surge in COVID-19 infections across the country, FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. and the world's largest express transportation company, is working with organizations around the world to deliver...


5 may 2021

08:35
Alcoa Corporation has released its 2020 Sustainability Report, which provides a comprehensive overview of the Company's progress against key environmental, social and governance (ESG) objectives. "Our latest sustainability report highlights the...

08:05
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. today published its 2020 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Progress Report detailing the company's efforts to advance health and equity, minimize its impact on the planet and dedicate itself to quality,...


4 may 2021

11:45
As part of its response to the ongoing COVID-19-related humanitarian crisis in India, Wells Fargo & Company is committing more than $3 million through nongovernmental organizations to increase hospital capacity, supply oxygen concentrators and...


3 may 2021

16:30
Today, O'Charley's Restaurant + Bar announced the expansion and elevation of Hometown Heroes, a philanthropic endeavor aimed at showing appreciation for the heroes who step up to provide help in moments of crisis while also keeping their communities...

16:25
Dream Unlimited Corp. ("Dream") today announced the publication of Dream's inaugural Impact Report, which outlines the Dream Impact Management System. "The release of Dream's Impact Report is a significant milestone in our impact investing journey...

12:05
The Hannon Armstrong Foundation, a non-profit philanthropic organization funded by a Social Dividend received from Hannon Armstrong, a leading investor in climate solutions, today announced the establishment of the Hannon Armstrong Climate Solutions...

08:10
JOANN, the nation's category leader in sewing and fabrics and one of the fastest growing competitors in the arts and crafts industry, is partnering with On Our Sleeves®, the movement for children's mental health, to support childhood mental health...

06:05
Insulet Corporation (Insulet or the Company), the global leader in tubeless insulin pump technology with its Omnipod® brand of products, today announced the publication of its 2020 Sustainability Report. The report, which includes Insulet's first...


30 april 2021

21:45
Facedrive Inc. ("Facedrive" or the "Company") , a Canadian "people-and-planet first" tech ecosystem, today announced its year end fiscal 2020 ("Fiscal 2020") operational and financial results. All financial results are reported in Canadian dollars,...

13:05
In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, a devastating increase in domestic violence surged across the United States. This pandemic within a pandemic stretched domestic violence shelters to the limits with women and children experiencing unspeakable...

10:35
Today, Publix announced that its new Feeding More Together program has raised nearly $10 million in much-needed support for food banks throughout the Southeast. The 12-day register campaign, launched last month, raised nearly $5 million in customer...


29 april 2021

09:35
Solidia Technologies® today announced a $78 million fundraise and named concrete industry leader Bryan Kalbfleisch as CEO. The funding round attracted a range of leading investors committed to advancing low-carbon solutions for industry. Imperative...


28 april 2021

11:50
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. today published its Sustainability Report 2020 Executive Summary highlighting the progress toward the achievement of its sustainability goals and reaffirming the company's agenda to build a more sustainable steel company. Later...


27 april 2021

16:15
AMP Robotics Corp. ("AMP"), a pioneer in artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, and infrastructure for the waste and recycling industry, has introduced an AI-powered material characterization software solution that enables the recognition and...

06:05
Bright Data (formerly Luminati Networks), a leading online data collection platform, today announced the latest developments within the Bright Initiative program, which works with academic institutions, NGOs, NPOs, and public sector bodies to drive...


26 april 2021

17:35
Tidewater Inc. ("Tidewater" or the "Company"), a leading owner and operator of offshore support vessels providing offshore energy transportation services worldwide today announced the publication of the Company's 2020 Sustainability Report. This...

08:10
Yum! Brands , parent company of KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell and The Habit Burger Grill restaurants, today announced it will decrease its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions 46% by 2030 in partnership with its franchisees, suppliers and producers as part of...


23 april 2021

08:05
Granite Telecommunications, LLC, a leading provider of communications services to multilocation businesses and government agencies, announced today that it is donating $50,000 to Asian-American support groups and, through the company's CANDID...


22 april 2021

17:05
Columbia Property Trust, Inc. has released its 2020 Environmental, Social, and Governance ("ESG") Report. The report highlights Columbia's ESG priorities, initiatives, and targets, including its commitment to an ambitious goal of net zero carbon...

16:15
Avalara, Inc. , a leading provider of tax compliance automation for businesses of all sizes, today announces the launch of its corporate sustainability site, highlighting its existing initiatives, and outlining the ongoing commitment to being a...