CSR News

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Jul 1, 2020 9:45 AM ET

LOS ANGELES, July 1, 2020 /3BL Media/ -- With nearly 11,000 patients served, including 1,000 emergency food deliveries made and over 10,000 financial assistance grants being provided in 49 states, Team Rubicon (TR) and Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) are announcing the expansion of the COVID-19 Emergency Food Assistance Program. The program, a collaboration between TR and PAF, provides emergency food and financial assistance to people living with cancer, multiple sclerosis, and rheumatoid arthritis.


Press Release from in Health and Wellness
Jul 1, 2020 9:40 AM ET

The U.S. Conference of Mayors pass a resolution encouraging communities around the country to take action by advancing integrated solutions, such as the WELL Building Standard and the WELL Health-Safety Rating, to support a healthier and more equitable recovery.


By: John A. Lanier

Blog from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Jul 1, 2020 9:30 AM ET

Imagine if every customer could quickly and easily see the carbon footprint of what they were buying. I bet a lot of people would choose the lower carbon option!


By: Beth Meyer, Vice President of Partner Success at Discovery Education

Blog from in Education
Jul 1, 2020 9:30 AM ET

The evidence is clear – the number of STEM jobs are growing, but not equally.


Press Release from in Sustainable Development Goals
Jul 1, 2020 9:15 AM ET

July 1, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Launched by the UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, #UN75 is a global dialogue initiative that generates discussions in all spheres of society about the challenges the world is currently facing. Views, concerns and ideas expressed during these sessions will be presented by the UN General Assembly to world leaders at the official commemoration of the UN’s 75th Anniversary in September 2020.

The focus of today’s conversation, named “Multilateralism in the time of Covid-19”, was the impact of COVID-19 on culture, sport and tourism.


Blog from in Human Resources
Jul 1, 2020 8:00 AM ET

“I am not only a member of the Armed Forces. I am a son, a brother, a friend, a member of my community, African American, and proudly gay.” -Booz Allen Senior Business Performance Analyst William Pickens 

For many of Booz Allen’s LGBTQ+ employees, military service is another important part of their identity.  Founded by a veteran and with veterans representing one-third of its employees, Booz Allen proudly supports its LGBTQ+ military employees—this Pride month and every month. Two of their stories follow.


Article from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Jul 1, 2020 8:00 AM ET

On June 30, 2020 UPS released its 18th annual Sustainability Report, “Accelerating Sustainable Solutions.” The digital Report is fully interactive and details efforts during 2019 to advance the company’s 2020 and 2025 sustainability goals in alignment with its enterprise strategy.

Most notable is surpassing four goals one year ahead of schedule, including:


Black & Veatch authored lifecycle assessment of MeyGen Phase 1A shares lessons learnt from the planning, design, delivery and initial 18 months of operation of the first multi-MW tidal stream energy array

Press Release from in Energy
Jul 1, 2020 5:50 AM ET

REDHILL, United Kingdom, June 30, 2020 /3BL Media/  – Tidal stream energy has made a further step towards commercial viability following the most comprehensive lifecycle assessment to-date of a megawatt-scale array in the UK. The assessment, authored by Black & Veatch, shares lessons learnt during the planning, design, delivery and operation of MeyGen’s 6-megawatt (MW) array in Scotland’s Pentland Firth.


LG Electronics USA Makes Green Power Partnership Top 30 List for First Time

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Jun 30, 2020 5:30 PM ET

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., June 30, 2020 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics USA has been named to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Top 30 list of the largest green power users among technology and telecommunications partners within the EPA’s Green Power Partnership.


Press Release from in Environment
Jun 30, 2020 5:15 PM ET

June 30, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Ceres, a sustainability nonprofit organization, applauds the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis for their leadership and thoughtful set of bold policy recommendations released today to tackle the global climate crisis as the U.S. works to rebuild the economy. 


Products meet the commitment 2½ years ahead of year-end 2022 deadline

Press Release from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Jun 30, 2020 5:15 PM ET

BOISE, Idaho, June 30, 2020 /3BL Media/ — Albertsons Companies (NYSE: ACI) announced today that 100 percent of the seafood in its celebrated waterfront BISTRO® and Open Nature® lines of Own Brands products will soon display the Responsible Choice™ logo for sustainable sourcing.


Article from in Human Resources
Jun 30, 2020 4:05 PM ET

It’s a fact. Minorities have more difficulty finding matching bone marrow or blood stem cell donors because of the lack of participation by minorities to join the donor pool. 


Press Release from in Philanthropy
Jun 30, 2020 4:00 PM ET

UPS PUBLISHES 18th ANNUAL SUSTAINABILITY REPORT HIGHLIGHTING PROGRESS

  • Announces achievement of obtaining four 2020 goals, one year early
  • Showcases leadership in comprehensive reporting & disclosure
  • Issues company’s first ever Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) Report

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Jun 30, 2020 3:55 PM ET
  • The gift of this emergency response trailer underscores Bridgestone’s corporate social responsibility commitment, Our Way to Serve, which supports safe and sustainable mobility.
  • This donation promotes safer communities through prevention and readiness for emergency situations.
  • The trailer will be used by the Wilson County Emergency Management Agency during major incidents within the county.

 


Common Impact Partners StartOut and JPMorgan Chase for Virtual Volunteering Project Amidst COVID-19

Multimedia with summary from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Jun 30, 2020 2:55 PM ET

Early this year, LGBTQIA+ entrepreneurship nonprofit StartOut and JPMorgan Chase began a three-month virtual volunteering project to develop a strategy for the decade-old organization’s new expansion efforts.


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