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Employee giving, volunteering, and other workplace philanthropy programs can help

Multimedia with summary from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Apr 19, 2021 11:55 AM ET

Not all pet stores are bad. More than 3,000 pet stores have partnered through The Humane Society of the United States’ Puppy Friendly Pet Stores program. The vast majority of these 3,000 stores signed a pledge to never sell “commercially raised puppies”, and focus on pet products and services instead. Only a few dozen stores account for all these adoptions.

JEFF KING, Senior Director, Global Sustainability and Social Impact

Blog from in Environment
Apr 19, 2021 11:35 AM ET

Companies compete for mindshare all the time; who has the best Superbowl ad?; can you be pulled away from your social media for a quick five seconds?; and yes, companies even want to talk about the great sustainability work that they do to ensure they are recognized for doing the right thing and making a difference. 

by Kofi Dalrymple, Ph.D., Senior Process Engineer

Article from in Supply Chain & the Circular Economy
Apr 19, 2021 11:15 AM ET

The animal health market is changing. These four strategies will help your facility change with it.

Article from in Education
Apr 19, 2021 11:00 AM ET

For the 12th year of Retool Your School, The Home Depot is doubling its commitment to $1 million and tripling its impact. This year, 30 campus improvement projects will be funded at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) – the most projects to be completed in one year through the program. Tougaloo College, one of the top performers this season, took first place in Cluster 3 and earned the Campaign of the Year award, winning a total of $120,000 from Retool Your School.  

Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 19, 2021 10:50 AM ET

PARIS, April 14, 2021 /3BL Media/ — The Consumer Goods Forum is delighted to announce the following new companies have joined our global membership community and, in doing so, have confirmed their commitment to our vision of better lives through better business.

Natura &Co is a global, purpose-driven, multi-channel and multi-brand cosmetics group which includes Avon, Natura, The Body Shop and Aesop. The four companies that form the group are committed to generating positive economic, social and environmental impact.

Article from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Apr 19, 2021 10:45 AM ET

In observance of National Volunteer Week (April 18-24), employees from ON Semiconductor, a leading supplier of innovative semiconductor-based products and solutions, will be gathering online to participate in Visit.org’s remote giving back experiences. 

Multimedia with summary from in Finance & Investment
Apr 19, 2021 10:45 AM ET

Education is the key to success—it’s a belief that Fifth Third upholds through its delivery of financial empowerment programming throughout its states of operation. The Fifth Third Finance Academy has reached nearly 524,000 students since the beginning of the program. More than half of the students reside in a low- to moderate-income community.

Multimedia with summary from in Education
Apr 19, 2021 10:35 AM ET

Mohawk Group announces the return of its free series of accredited CEUs, first launched in 2020, in March 2021. Due to a very positive response, Mohawk Group will offer new courses in continuation of its DesignFWD digital learning initiatives. From leading design innovations to well-being in the built environment to technical solutions, the DesignFWD CEU series provides inspiring and impactful information for the contract design community.

Deep Connections: People + Planet

Multimedia with summary from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Apr 19, 2021 10:30 AM ET

T-Mobile recently announced T-Mobile Hometown, with new services and investments meant to create thousands of jobs, bring billions in new investments and much needed internet connectivity — including 5G — to rural communities.

Multimedia with summary from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Apr 19, 2021 10:15 AM ET

Along with the case studies and examples presented in this presentation, you can also access a PDF copy of the presentation here.

Presentation Synopsis

How do you successfully host volunteer events despite the pandemic? Now and in the future, volunteer events will need to transform to include individuals who work remotely, in hybrid situations, in person, and at various levels of the company.

1% of proceeds from all beer sold across the U.S. will benefit the NPCA, and fans are invited to participate in ‘1% In A Tent’ sweepstakes

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Apr 19, 2021 10:05 AM ET

LITTLETON, Colo., April 19, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Kicking off during National Park Week (April 17-April 25), Breckenridge Brewery is announcing its new In Good CO. campaign, through which it will donate 1% of proceeds from all beer sold this summer to the National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA).

Despite the challenges of COVID-19, Morgan Stanley’s initiative aimed at helping young people cope with anxiety and depression, has made meaningful strides.

Blog from in Health and Wellness
Apr 19, 2021 9:50 AM ET

When the Morgan Stanley Alliance for Children’s Mental Health launched in February 2020, depression and anxiety among young people were already at a two-decade high, a crisis exacerbated by stigma and lack of treatment, particularly in vulnerable communities.1

Then came the coronavirus pandemic.

Greece has always had a special place in Olympic history. Between 776 BC and 393 AD, it hosted the ancient Olympic Games in Olympia. Then, more than 15 centuries later, it hosted the first edition of the modern Games in Athens, in 1896.

Blog from in Sustainable Development Goals
Apr 19, 2021 9:05 AM ET

Despite the evolution of the Games over the years, some things have remained constant. Today, Olympism is still a philosophy of life that combines the qualities of body, will and mind. It seeks to create a way of life based on the pleasure that comes with effort, the educational value of good example, and respect for universal ethical principles.

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Apr 19, 2021 9:00 AM ET

HOUSTON, April 19, 2021 /3BL Media/ - DiversityFirstTM will be hosting the 17th Annual National Diversity and Leadership Conference on April 21-22 and April 28-29, 2021. The four-day conference will honor a number of diverse talent from different industries and will be held virtually with this year’s theme being “Be a Changemaker”. DiversityFirstTM is recognizing the 2021 Top 50 Corporate Social Responsibility Companies at the 17th Annual National Diversity and Leadership Conference this April.

Press Release from in Finance & Investment
Apr 19, 2021 9:00 AM ET

HOUSTON and DENVER, April 19, 2021 /3BL Media/ - NextDecade Corporation (NextDecade) (NASDAQ: NEXT) and Project Canary announced today the formation of a joint pilot project for monitoring, reporting, and independent third-party measurement and certification of the greenhouse gas (GHG) intensity of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to be sold from NextDecade’s Rio Grande LNG export facility in the Port of Brownsville, Texas.