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News by subject: Corporate Social Responsibility

23 january 2020

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Ventas, Inc. today announced that it has been included in the 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI) for the first time. Earning its strongest scores for overall disclosures (100%) and for data excellence around equal pay and gender pay parity...

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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,...


22 january 2020

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San Jose Water ("SJW" or "the Company"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SJW Group , announced today that it donated nearly $225,000 to local non-profits, community organizations, and other philanthropic entities in 2019, a 34% increase over 2018....

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Voya Financial, Inc. , announced today that, for the 15th consecutive year, it received a perfect score of 100% on the 2020 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) ? the nation's premier benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and...

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Facedrive Inc. ("Facedrive") , the first Canadian peer-to-peer, eco-friendly ridesharing network, is pleased to announce that it has achieved significant month-over-month growth in number of requested and completed rides during fiscal 2019. Facedrive...


21 january 2020

15:05
Voya Financial, Inc. , announced that it has been recognized in the 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI) ? a distinction awarded to companies around the world that demonstrate their commitment to equality and advancing women in the workplace....

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PPG today announced initiatives to support Australian bushfire relief efforts. The company will donate $50,000 USD ($72,432 AUD) to the Australian Red Cross to assist with emergency relief efforts. PPG has also committed to matching employee...

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Food Lion proudly announced that it received a perfect score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2020 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the nation's premier benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related...

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Sealed Air Corporation , the original inventor of BUBBLE WRAP®, has launched a new version of BUBBLE WRAP® brand packaging material that is made with at least 90 percent recycled content. Known worldwide for its superior product protection, Sealed...

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GE Appliances is proud to announce that it has received a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index (CEI) for the third year in a row. This annual benchmarking tool assesses the equality of a company's policies and...

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Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) is proud to announce that for the fourth consecutive year, it has received a perfect score on the 2020 Corporate Equality Index from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. The CEI is a national benchmarking...

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Today in a public letter citing the company's enduring mission to inspire and nurture the human spirit, Starbucks chief executive officer Kevin Johnson announced a multi-decade commitment to be a resource-positive company, aspiring to give more than...

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Horace Mann today announced that it is one of 325 companies across 50 industries included in the 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI), which recognizes corporate commitment to transparency in gender reporting and advancing women's equality....

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Kao Corporation (TOKYO:4452), a leading manufacturer of personal care, household and cosmetics products, was named one of the Corporate Knights' Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World (Global 100) for the second year in a row. Selected...


17 january 2020

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Mastercard today announced the launch of the Priceless Planet Coalition, a platform to unite corporate sustainability efforts and make meaningful investments to preserve the environment. Together with partners who share a commitment to doing well...


15 january 2020

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Wells Fargo and Enterprise Community Partners today opened the application process for the Housing Affordability Breakthrough Challenge, a nationwide search for the most innovative, scalable and viable ideas to increase housing affordability...


13 january 2020

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In response to the devastation caused by the recent earthquakes in Puerto Rico, Walmart and the Walmart Foundation are committing up to $500,000 in cash and in-kind support for relief and recovery. The commitment will support the American Red...

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Tommy Hilfiger, which is owned by PVH Corp. [NYSE: PVH], announces the six finalists in the 2019 Tommy Hilfiger Fashion Frontier Challenge. Now in its second year, the global program aims to support entrepreneurial start-up and scale-up businesses...


9 january 2020

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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,...


8 january 2020

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Hudson Pacific Properties, Inc. today announced that it has pledged $500,000 to Union Rescue Mission as part of the company's comprehensive efforts to fight homelessness and give back to communities in its core markets of Los Angeles, Silicon...


7 january 2020

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This January, Always is working with James Van Der Beek (actor, writer, husband and devoted father of five) to continue their mission to #EndPeriodPoverty - so no girl misses out on the confidence-building activities she loves because of lack of...


21 december 2019

21:15
Advanced Nutrients, a leading global nutrient company, announced today its new corporate social responsibility initiative, Humanity Heroes. Founded by the company's CEO, Michael ?BigMike' Straumietis, Humanity Heroes helps cultivate sustainable...


20 december 2019

19:40
On December 20, 2019, Exchange Bank presented a check for $20,000 to the Redwood Empire Food Bank. Presenting the check on Friday at the Redwood Empire Food Bank in Santa Rosa was Exchange Bank President and CEO Gary Hartwick. The check was...

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Domtar Corporation congratulates three of its board members, Giannella Alvarez, Mary A. Winston and Pamela B. Strobel, on being named to WomenInc. Magazine's list of 2019 Most Influential Corporate Directors. "We are extremely proud of this honor...


19 december 2019

17:15
Schlumberger announced today its commitment to setting a science-based target to reduce its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Schlumberger's commitment has been submitted to the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) and, in line with the defined...

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WP Engine, the WordPress technology company, announced today that its corporate social responsibility program, Engine for Good, exceeded 16,500 hours in contributions to advance WordPress, while also tallying 1,400+ community volunteer hours and...

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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,...


18 december 2019

16:35
Atmos Energy Corporation today released its 2019 Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability (CRS) Report detailing its focus on safety, strong governance, commitment to protecting the environment and support of the communities in which we live,...


17 december 2019

17:05
Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. today announced the release of its fiscal year 2019 Sustainability Report, "Recycling Today for a Sustainable Tomorrow." The report contains the Company's first set of multi-year sustainability goals and highlights...

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Kilroy Realty Corporation announced today that for the sixth time it has been named the North American office leader in sustainability by GRESB. GRESB is widely recognized as the most rigorous standard for measuring the sustainability performance of...

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The TEGNA Foundation, the charitable foundation sponsored by TEGNA Inc. , today announced it will award 119 community grants in 37 markets, in its second-of-two rounds of annual community grantmaking for 2019. Since 2015, TEGNA Foundation and...


16 december 2019

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Symetra, a national provider of employee benefits, annuities and life insurance, has committed $250,000 to the GSBA Scholarship Fund, one of the oldest and most active LGBTQ scholarship programs in the country. The multi-year pledge will also help...

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In an important step forward for India's renewable energy growth story, Fourth Partner Energy, one of the country's largest distributed solar companies, announced today that Bank of America is providing a local currency revolving credit facility. The...

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Bank of America has announced six additional days of free museum admission through Museums on Us®, December 26-31, 2019. For the past 22 years, during the first full weekend of every month, Bank of America has offered free admission to more than...


13 december 2019

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The Standard Charitable Foundation, Standard Insurance Company's charitable foundation, announced five grants totaling $65,000. "The Standard Charitable Foundation has a special focus on supporting our neighbors who need a hand," said Greg Ness,...

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Interstate Van Lines, a leading provider of global moving, relocation and logistics services, is joining Wreaths Across America (WAA) and hundreds of other volunteers this week to honor fallen U.S. veterans by delivering Remembrance Wreaths for...


12 december 2019

11:50
Regulatory News: Teleperformance (Paris:TEP), the global leader in outsourced omnichannel customer experience management, today announced it has been recognized as a 2019 Kincentric Best Employer (formerly Aon Best Employer), in multiple countries:...

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In its ongoing commitment to female empowerment and entrepreneurship, Mary Kay Inc., alongside Warner Bros., Qualcomm and more, recently addressed the economic, social and sustainability benefits of global gender equality at the United Nations Global...

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As the holiday season approaches, Hilton is announcing the expansion of its innovative food donation initiative to all of its managed hotels across the United States and Canada, representing one of the largest hotel food donation programs to date....

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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,...

07:05
Hexion Inc. ("Hexion" or the "Company") announced that its Louisville manufacturing site is partnering with "TreesLouisville" as part of a city-wide initiative to help restore Louisville's tree canopy. Hexion will begin planting trees today as the...


11 december 2019

12:05
Domtar Corporation is partnering with Classroom Central to provide and promote a literacy initiative funded by Domtar, and fulfilled through Classroom Central. According to a report from the National Assessment of Educational Progress, only 39% of...


10 december 2019

10:40
The inaugural Board of Directors has been named for the U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol (Trust Protocol), a new standard developed to help the U.S. cotton production sector further reduce its footprint by enabling producers to assess their performance...

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Waters Corporation today announced its 2025 sustainability goals and simultaneously announced a commitment to report its sustainability progress annually. These goals were developed following a comprehensive materiality assessment and are published...

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? Amazon today announced that it is surprising hundreds of charities ? which support causes from STEM education, to homelessness, hunger, disaster relief, youth organizations, sustainability and more ? across the U.S. by fulfilling products requested...


9 december 2019

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Ventas, Inc. , a leading real estate investment trust, will donate nearly $9 million to provide major funding for the design, construction and development of a new K-8 public school facility to house two Philadelphia neighborhood public schools, the...


6 december 2019

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The Green Business Challenge team at Missouri American Water is celebrating a prestigious distinction. St. Louis Green Business Challenge organizers recognized Missouri American Water's work in environmental sustainability Friday by honoring the...


5 december 2019

08:35
For 30 years, America's Health Rankings has played a leading role in raising awareness of important trends in public health. Today, the United Health Foundation released the 2019 America's Health Rankings® Annual Report, which highlights health...

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Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, today announced that it will align its operations and supply chain to the U.N. Global Compact's Business Ambition for 1.5?C, and will work to reduce its carbon...

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Newmont (Newmont or the Company) was ranked the top mining company in Newsweek's first-ever list of America's Most Responsible Companies for 2020. Of the 300 businesses selected for inclusion in Newsweek's index, Newmont placed 39th overall with a...