The Web’s leading volunteer network has honored Discovery Communications, Hagerty Insurance, Los Alamos National Laboratory and Union Bank for excellence in corporate volunteer engagement.
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) May 20, 2011 - VolunteerMatch has announced the winners of the 2011 Corporate Volunteer Awards. In a May 12 ceremony at the VolunteerMatch Client Summit in Chicago, the organization recognized Discovery Communications, Hagerty Insurance, Los Alamos National Laboratory and Union Bank for their outstanding innovation, commitment and leadership in corporate volunteer engagement.
At Johnson & Johnson, we recognize the importance of caring for the environment as do our consumers. Given this, in 2009, Johnson & Johnson introduced EARTHWARDS™, a process that helps the product teams at our operating companies assess the environmental and social impacts across a product’s full life cycle and the work to reduce those impacts.
The report provides detailed information on the Company's CR strategy, objectives, key measures & performance
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) May 20, 2011 - “Embracing challenges” is the claim of RWE´s Corporate Responsibility Report 2010. The report provides detailed information on RWE´s CR strategy, objectives, key measures and performance. RWE´s CR strategy is clearly tailored to the specific challenges of its business. It is laid down in ten areas for action each containing objectives and measures. To supply a transparent and material reporting the report is now structured according to these ten areas for action.
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) May 19, 2011 - Alex Liftman, Global Environmental Executive of Bank of America sat down for an interview at the 2011 Ceres Conference, taking place May 11th and 12th in Oakland, CA.
Provides 40 percent of energy to build Chevrolet Sonic, Buick Verano
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Dell was founded with an entrepreneurial spirit that still thrives in our company today. Our mission is to help people and organizations everywhere do and achieve more with technology. We're proud to encourage that spirit among the world's brightest entrepreneurs through the 2011 Dell Social Innovation Competition, in partnership with The University of Texas at Austin's RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service.
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) New York, NY - May 19, 2011 - In a commentary published on Accountability-Central (www.Accountability-Central.com), by Governance & Accountability Institute (www.ga-institute.com), featured commentator Michael P. Benard wonders -- set against this season of annual meetings and quarterly investor calls -- when is it time for the corporate governance movement and investors to ask: What does it take for an executive at a natural gas company to get fired?
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) May 19, 2011 - The Natural Step Canada's NEW advanced Sustainability for Leaders: Level 2 Practitioners course will be faciliated by Chad Park and Pong Leung - two talented advisors with a bevy of experience in the field of sustainability. The course is set to take place on July 11, 12 and 13, 2011 in beautiful Banff, Alberta. Early bird registrations are currently being accepted. Space is limited.
Medtronic Foundation has committed more than $1 million in local scholarships.
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) MINNEAPOLIS – May 19, 2011 – The Medtronic Foundation announced that 18 students have been selected as 2011 Medtronic Scholars. Each will receive a four-year scholarship totaling $16,000, as well as support services to assist them in their collegiate studies. Comprised of students representing nine Twin Cities’ north suburban high schools, the class of 2011 Medtronic Scholars will be honored at a May 2, 2011 celebration at Medtronic World Headquarters in Fridley.
A culture of healthy people is nothing new for Johnson & Johnson. Employee health and wellness has been a part of what we do as a company for most of our 125 year history. Find out more about how current and former employees in our Family of Companies use company facilities and groups to stay active and healthy.
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) MINNEAPOLIS – May 19, 2011 – Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE: MDT) announced that it has pledged $25,000 through the Medtronic Foundation to support flooding relief efforts in the greater Memphis, Tenn. area.
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) May 19, 2011 - Peter Kinder, Co-founder of KLD Research & Analytics sat down for an interview at the 2011 Ceres Conference, taking place May 11th and 12th in Oakland, CA.
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) May 19, 2011 - Jonathan Jacoby, Policy & Campaigns Manager, Private Sector Development of Oxfam America sat down for an interview at the 2011 Ceres Conference, taking place May 11th and 12th in Oakland, CA.
If an organization and its board are not moving forward through innovation to meet changing needs in the world around us, then the organization is at risk of losing its way and its impact.