Sodexo, a #Food services and facilities #Management company, is working directly with the United States Army in support of its highly coveted Training With Industry Program, an initiative developed to create a group of soldiers experienced in higher level managerial techniques and who have an understanding of the relationship of their #Industry as it relates to specific functions of the Army.
The Blind Institute of Technology (BIT), a Denver-based organization dedicated to educating companies on how to hire and cultivate success for the blind and visually impaired (BVI), will recognize OppenheimerFunds, the global asset manager, at its third annual Dining in the Dark Gala on January 27, 2018 at Infinity Park in Glendale, Colorado.
McKinney Capital & Advisory held a Toy Drive in support of U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots from November 29 to December 22, 2017. Through every commercial real estate transaction and investment, the McKinney team understands the importance of giving back to the #Community a piece of every success they achieve. President & CEO, Damian McKinney comments, "We are here to bring out the best in others as much as possible, so they can share their gifts with the rest of the world."
In late 2016, the SROI Canada network and the Social Impact Analysts Association merged to become Social Value Canada (SVC). SVC is positioning itself to be the national hub for Canadians to connect, learn and exchange ideas about social impact, social value creation and measurement methodologies. SVC is part of an international network of over 45 countries advancing social value measurement as a member of Social Value International.
The CITGO Corpus Christi Refinery recently hosted its Annual Partner Appreciation Breakfast to recognize local organizations making a positive difference in the Coastal Bend region. The annual breakfast event, held at the Art Museum of South Texas, hosted guests from local industry; businesses; educational institutions, including Foy H. Moody High School, home of the CITGO Innovation Academy; and non-profit organizations, such as the United Way of the Coastal Bend and the Coastal Bend Food ...
It has been quite a year indeed. A new presidential administration has been tearing down the policies of the previous one at a rapid clip. Natural disasters, from hurricanes to wildfires, have displaced thousands of citizens and further highlighted the risks #Climate Change could exact on the planet.
Chevron endured a "very rough" 2017 in the Ecuador environmental litigation as its scorched-earth campaign to evade complying with a court order that it remediate billions of gallons of toxic #Waste dumped onto indigenous ancestral lands faltered around the world.
CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) has earned the 2018 Military Friendly® Employer designation by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs® and Military Spouse. This is the seventh year in a row CBRE has been recognized by Victory Media for its military friendly practices.
The Arbor Day Foundation announced today an expanded partnership with Verizon as part of its newly launched Hurricane Tree Recovery Campaign. Verizon has committed 250,000 trees as part of the tree restoration efforts in Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico. This comes on the heels of Verizon's existing partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation, which has planted more than 100,000 trees over the past year and a half.
The World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) in collaboration with Bioversity International and The Tropical Agricultural Research and Higher Education Center (CATIE) today published an Atlas titled 'Suitability of key Central American agroforestry species under future climates'. The Atlas presents current and future suitability maps for 54 species that are commonly used as shade in agroforestry systems in Central America. The 54 species that were selected include 24 species of fruit trees, 24 ...
The CVS Health Foundation today announced a $550,000 commitment to the Alzheimer's Association, extending its support for a new program to enhance disease diagnosis and assessment with clinicians while also educating them about care and support programs available to help families following a diagnosis. The grant is being shared with six local Alzheimer's Association chapters and brings the Foundation's total contribution to more than $1 million since 2016.
With the holidays upon us, the Joy in Childhood Foundation is making a special gift to help address critical child health and hunger needs. The Joy in Childhood Foundation, the charitable foundation supported by Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, today announced a new $2.7 million #Commitment to help bring joy to sick and hungry children. As part of this commitment, a $1 million grant will be awarded to Feeding America®, the largest domestic hunger-relief organization, and $1.7 million in ...
Recycled shampoo bottles and two new CSR bond-indexes were launched at the second annual Maala International Conference, which was held on 29-30 November by Maala - Israel's Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) organization, with the theme of #innovation for good life.
For the 14th consecutive year, Citi received a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI). The national survey benchmarks #Corporate policies and practices for LGBT workplace equality.
The Consumer Goods Forum has today launched its new #Corporate website, integrating events and strategic initiatives under one newly designed home: www.theconsumergoodsforum.com. The revamped website offers quick and easy access to essential information about The Consumer Goods Forum, its strategic initiatives and global events. Whether you are a member looking for implementation support, an external stakeholder looking to see how the CGF supports cross-sector collaboration or are interested ...
Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) employees and retirees together with the Caterpillar Foundation have pledged more than $11.2 million to United Way agencies across the United States as part of its 2017-2018 campaign. This amount includes a dollar-for-dollar matching grant from the Caterpillar Foundation. The United Way has been Caterpillar's only annual corporate-sponsored charitable solicitation for funds to its employees and retirees for more than 60 years.
For the seventh year, the Jack Daniel Distillery and the Armed Services YMCA (ASYMCA) have kicked off their "Operation Ride Home" campaign that provides financial assistance to active duty junior-enlisted military and their families to travel from their place of military service to "home" for the holidays.
Consumers Energy has been ranked as Michigan's top company - and ninth in the nation - in Newsweek's annual "Green Rankings," a reflection of its #Commitment to environmental principles that are good for its home state of Michigan and customers. Consumers Energy was flanked by Apple and Johnson & Johnson on the list of top performing companies in the country. California-based Cisco Systems finished first overall.
If you answered yes to any of these questions or would just like some hard, reliable facts and data about EHS&S staffing, structure and budgets, then the National Association of Environmental Management's (NAEM) recently published report based on data from more than 190 companies across #Industry sectors is perfect for you.This is the only benchmarking report available that was designed by a committee of peer #Leaders to help those who are at the helm, benchmark their organizations by ...
Indigenous peoples and farmer #Communities from Ecuador are demanding that the U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") act on overwhelming and undisputed evidence that Chevron and its outside law firm Gibson Dunn conspired to fabricate evidence to try to undermine a $9.5 billion environmental judgment against the company, according to representatives of the groups.
SC Johnson announced that it has fulfilled a #Commitment it made in May 2017 to disclose the presence of 368 skin allergens by product on its ingredient website WhatsInsideSCJohnson.com. Previously, the company published a list of fragrance and non-fragrance skin allergens on its website, and beginning today takes it a step further by listing the specific allergens by product. With this initiative, the company goes well above and beyond regulatory and #Industry allergen disclosure standards, ...
3Degrees is proud to be a part of BART's historic #Commitment to long term #Renewable#Energy through two #power purchase agreements. BART, the fifth largest rapid transit system in the US, serves San Francisco and surrounding communities. Working with the Sustainability Group at BART, our team developed and managed the solicitation process, evaluating bids from over 30 project developers. 3Degrees was also responsible for significant quantitative #Analysis and qualitative project and supplier ...
Sustainable Brands®, in conjunction with Harris Poll and Carol Cone On Purpose and supported by Ketchum, recently released a comprehensive new report, Enabling the Good Life. According to a survey representing the general US adult population, consumers are shifting their focus away from status, money and personal achievement to value a life that is simpler, more balanced, and filled with meaningful connections to people, #Community and the environment.
Being able to prove how transformative strategies contribute to the long-term goals of the #Business is crucial. To meet the UN Global Goals and the 2 Degree target requires a wholesale #Change in practice, across both the #Business and industry. Something companies can't do on their own, #Business needs to develop long-term partnerships that deliver the #Change required.To help you deliver #Business transformation, Ethical Corporation has interviewed industries #Leaders from across the globe to ...
Founded in 1973, DeCicco Family Markets combines the best selection of #Food and products, with a lot of hard work, customer satisfaction, and superior service. DeCicco's has gained a reputation for being the #Food market of choice for those who have a serious love for food.
OppenheimerFunds, a leading global asset manager, was named a Best Place to Work in Money Management for 2017 by Pensions & Investments. The sixth-annual survey and recognition program is dedicated to identifying and recognizing the best employers in the money #Management industry.
DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS) and The DICK'S Sporting Goods Foundation are giving the gift of sport this holiday season to ensure young athletes can continue to play. Following Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, DICK'S and its Foundation committed $2 million to rebuild and refurbish youth sports programs and facilities across the Gulf Coast, Florida and other states impacted by the hurricanes.
Family-owned Bacardi is pleased to announce its BACARDÍ rum facility will play host to the United for Puerto Rico live concert and telethon on Sunday, December 10. All proceeds from the fundraising initiative will go directly to organizations benefiting Puerto Ricans impacted by the devastation caused by Hurricanes Irma and Maria.
Mohawk Group's Lichen modular carpet, which merges leading concepts in biophilic design and sustainability, took home a coveted Best of Year Award from Interior Design magazine over the weekend in New York.
Nominations are now being accepted for CR Magazine's 11th annual Responsible CEO Award and Lifetime Achievement Award, given to #Corporate#Leaders committed to a progressive environmental, social and governance (ESG) agenda.