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News by subject: Corporate Social Responsibility

6 december 2021

09:10
The following is a contributed article by Patty Juarez and Ruben Barrales. Wells Fargo has reaffirmed its commitment to the Hispanic and Latino community with a $2 million donation to the Smithsonian Latino Center in support of the historic National...


3 december 2021

07:05
Flowserve Corporation , a leading provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, announced today it has been named to Newsweek's 2022 list of America's Most Responsible Companies. Flowserve has earned this...


2 december 2021

15:10
AptarGroup, Inc. , a global leader in drug delivery, consumer product dispensing and active material solutions, has been named one of America's Most Responsible Companies 2022 by Newsweek and is ranked #10 out of 500 U.S. companies. Aptar is also...

09:10
In a joint effort to increase the number of diverse professionals in the role of insurance wholesaler, fifteen leading financial services firms along with several leading industry resource groups have teamed up to create the Coalition for Equity in...

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,...

05:20
Clarity AI, an award-winning sustainability tech firm, is now valued at $450 million after raising $50 million in its latest funding round, which closed in August 2021. SoftBank Vision Fund 2 led the round and was joined by the Fifth Wall ClimateTech...


1 december 2021

12:05
Sustainable packaging leader DS Smith scored 67 in the 2021 S&P Global Corporate Sustainability Assessment, reflecting an improvement of 16 points over the last year. (Score date: Nov 12, 2021). The company achieved maximum scores for environmental...

04:05
Climate X projects location-specific risks and the associated losses from extreme weather events linked to climate change decades into the future ? with just an address. Their ground-breaking product "Climate X Spectra" launched at SLUSH in Helsinki,...

03:05
Amazon today announced 18 new utility-scale wind and solar energy projects across the U.S., Finland, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the U.K., totaling 5.6 gigawatts (GW) of procured capacity to date in 2021. Amazon now has 274 renewable energy projects...


30 november 2021

09:10
Ingevity Corporation today announced that it has received an industry-wide, top-quartile rating for sustainability by the 2021 S&P Global Corporate Sustainability Assessment (CSA), an advancement in the company's overall rating due in large part to...

09:05
Skechers USA, Inc. , The Comfort Technology Companytm, announced that the brand is partnering with global environmental nonprofit The Nature Conservancy through a multi-year commitment, contributing a minimum of $800,000 to help the organization...

09:00
Groundswell, the Philanthropy-as-a-Service platform that's empowering employees with their own personal donor-advised funds (DAFs), today announced that they have raised a total of $15M in seed investment funding. The round was led by GV (formerly...

08:20
This Giving Tuesday, the Mary Kay Ash FoundationSM is honored to announce over $2 million in cancer research and domestic violence shelter grants around the country. The Mary Kay Ash Foundation was established in 1996 with the overarching purpose of...

08:15
Hologic, Inc. , a global leader in medical technology with a primary focus on improving women's health, announced on Giving Tuesday that it will expand its philanthropic efforts with $5 million in donations to nonprofit organizations located near its...


29 november 2021

09:20
Universal Insurance Holdings (the "Company") today announced today that they recently joined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Green Power Partnership. Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. is using 652,000 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of green power...


26 november 2021

04:05
Regulatory News: Teleperformance (Paris:TEP), a leading global group in digitally integrated business services, announced today that it has been ranked 10th among the most responsible companies in France and second on social performance in...

01:40
Regulatory News: Rémy Cointreau (Paris:RCO) has a centuries-long history of working to preserve and pass on the terroirs that are the cradle of its exceptional wines and spirits. From vines to orange trees and from cereals to sugar cane, the Group...


24 november 2021

14:45
Waste Management today announced its listing on the 2021 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World and North America Indices for its commitment to environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) leadership and its commitment to responsible...


23 november 2021

01:05
RepRisk, a leading ESG data science firm combining machine learning and human intelligence to identify ESG risks, takes a major step forward in enabling more sustainable capital allocation by making its ESG data methodology publicly available on the...


22 november 2021

13:05
Frank Kavanaugh, a long-term shareholder of Friendly Hills Bank ("FHLB") today released a public letter to shareholders of FHLB. November 22, 2021 Dear Fellow Friendly Hills Shareholders, We are a group of shareholders that represent more than...


19 november 2021

09:35
Regulatory News: Teleperformance (Paris:TEP), a leading global group in digitally integrated business services, announced today that it has recently received the prestigious Enlighted Growth Leadership Best Practices Award from the independent,...

08:35
FINEOS Corporation , the leading core platform for life, accident and health insurance globally has partnered with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) to lend awareness and support to the organization's mission to provide advocacy,...

08:10
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,...

08:05
VMware, Inc. today announced the company has been invited to be a member of the 2021 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), one of the world's leading environmental, social and governance (ESG) benchmarks, for the second consecutive year. VMware...

08:05
Ventas, Inc. ("Ventas" or the "Company") has continued its industry leadership in the area of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) by earning its fifth consecutive Nareit Health Care "Leader in the Light" award for superior sustainability...

06:50
Power management company Eaton today announced that Harold V. Jones has been named chief sustainability officer and executive vice president, Eaton Business System (EBS), effective December 1. Jones will continue to report to Eaton Chairman and CEO...


18 november 2021

17:20
AptarGroup, Inc. , a global leader in drug delivery, consumer product dispensing and active material solutions, announced today that it has been ranked #1 on Forbes' Green Growth 50 2021 inaugural list. As part of the Green Growth 50, Forbes is...

16:05
Kilroy Realty Corporation today announced that it has advanced its sustainability leadership position among the world's most accredited organizations and ranking systems. Specifically, the GRESB 2021 Real Estate Assessment, the Dow Jones...

12:05
The Church Pension Group (CPG), a financial services organization that serves The Episcopal Church, announced that it will host a virtual conversation on the investor response to climate change as part of its ongoing Insights & Ideas series of...

08:05
Kontrol Technologies Corp. (NEO:KNR) ("Kontrol" or the "Company"), a leader in smart buildings and cities through IoT, Cloud and SaaS technology, today announced that management will present at the Benchmark Company Discovery One-on-One Virtual...

07:35
MPOWER Financing, a mission-driven fintech firm and the leading provider of education loans to high-promise international and DACA students, has launched an international student loan refinancing program ("Refi") for international graduates now...


17 november 2021

09:25
Regulatory News: Led by Gecina (Paris:GFC), several urban and regional stakeholders are taking action to protect biodiversity and launching the Biodiversity Impulsion Group (BIG) program that combines applied research with collective actions....

09:05
Cintas Corporation announced today that it has earned the 2022 Military Friendly® Employer Bronze designation and the 2022 Military Friendly Supplier Diversity Program designation. Institutions earning the Military Friendly Employer designation...

08:40
For the second consecutive year, Hexion Inc. will support the Future of STEM Scholars Initiative (FOSSI), the chemical industry's collaborative equity, diversity, and inclusion initiative aimed at creating pathways for more underrepresented groups to...

08:05
Waters Corporation today released its 2021 Sustainability Report, highlighting companywide achievements such as reductions in environmental impacts, supply chain enhancements and diversity and inclusion initiatives. In addition, the report covers...

07:05
Boston Properties, Inc. , the largest publicly traded developer, owner, and manager of Class A office properties in the United States, today announced that the Company has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for...


16 november 2021

16:15
Alcoa Corporation has once again been recognized for environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance based on criteria in the annual Dow Jones Sustainability Indices. The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) are the longest-running...

09:20
Cintas Corporation today announced the publication of its 2021 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report. The Cintas 2021 ESG Report is the company's second consecutive report and features expanded data and information from the company's...


15 november 2021

11:50
Bureau Veritas (Paris:BVI), a world leader in testing, inspection and certification is ranked #1 in the Professional Services Industry category - encompassing the TIC sector - of the 2021 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) Corporate...

10:05
A $10,000 grant is going to Saint John Catholic Church to benefit the music program at Saint John Preschool. The grant, which will be renewed annually, will be applied exclusively toward implementation of Music Together©, an internationally...

07:05
Waste Management today announced it expects to invest $200 million in recycling infrastructure in 2022, bringing the company's investment in new and upgraded recycling facilities to over $700 million since 2018. With the demand for recycled content...


11 november 2021

18:10
As world leaders discuss ways to limit global warming at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Scotland, Premier Packaging is first to market to sell and distribute a revolutionary replacement for poly products: paper packaging with all the...

11:35
Boehringer Ingelheim announced today that it will dedicate EUR 50 million to a new initiative called "Boehringer Ingelheim Social Engagements". The program provides financing for impact to social businesses in vulnerable communities through...

09:05
The Rutgers Institute for the Study of Employee Ownership and Profit Sharing today appointed 25 research fellows to study how granting stock to employees can sustain and grow the middle class as part of our recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. The...


10 november 2021

16:20
AVALONBAY COMMUNITIES, INC. ? The National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (Nareit) has again named AvalonBay Communities, Inc. the 2021 Leader in the Light Award recipient for the residential sector. The Company also received the award...

10:45
Lineage Logistics, LLC, the world's largest and most innovative temperature-controlled industrial REIT and logistics solutions provider, today announced the installation of groundbreaking clean energy advancements at its facility in Colton, CA to...

08:05
Lineage Logistics, LLC ("Lineage" or the "Company"), the world's largest and most innovative temperature-controlled industrial REIT and logistics solutions provider, today announced it has signed onto The Climate Pledge and committed to be net-zero...

04:05
Japanese fintech start-up Sustainable Lab Inc., a pioneer in data science for sustainability, is pleased to announce that it has joined COP26 and will give a presentation on its latest research. Sustainable Lab Inc. has joined the Official GEI COP26...


9 november 2021

11:40
Ryder System, Inc. , a leader in supply chain, dedicated transportation, and commercial fleet management solutions, has been named to the Forbes list of America's Best Employers for Veterans 2021. This prestigious award, in just its second year, is...

09:20
Novata, an innovative new technology platform and public benefit corporation that provides the private markets with a cutting-edge Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG) solution, has announced a Series A investment of $21 million. The...