CSR News

Press Release from in Energy
Feb 5, 2013 2:30 AM ET

San Francisco, CA and Herndon, VA, February 5, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) today announced that Washington Gas Energy Services' WGES PA WindPower renewable energy product is now Green-e Energy certified. Washington Gas Energy Services (WGES) is part of the growing network of renewable energy providers that offer products certified by Green-e Energy, North America's leading certification and verification program for renewable energy.

Kenneth Cole Brings amfAR Message to Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Press Release from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Feb 4, 2013 1:30 PM ET


Blog from in Business & Trade
Feb 4, 2013 1:15 PM ET

GE has asked the members of its Citizenship Advisory Panel to reflect on trends and key challenges for sustainable development in 2013. This post by Isabel Hilton discusses transparency in corporate tax affairs.

Mandatory webinar for SA8000 & BSCI auditors and trainees to enhance competence in health & safety

Newsletter from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Feb 4, 2013 1:00 PM ET

On February 6, 2013, SAI will release the webinar – “Auditing for Fire Safety in the SA8000 and BSCI Systems.” This webinar will be a compulsory requirement for all existing SA8000 and BSCI auditors, as well as trainees in the SA8000 auditor training courses, in order for your credentials to be considered valid, and/or to receive a certificate of course completion. All SA8000 and BSCI auditors will be given until May 1, 2013 to complete this webinar, after which their credentials as a SA8000 auditor will be deemed invalid until this webinar has been completed in full.

New Walk on 500 Cruises Annually to Raise Money for the Global Fight Against Cancer

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Feb 4, 2013 12:50 PM ET

February 4, 2013 /3BL Media/ - In honor of World Cancer Day, today Holland America Line announces “On Deck for a Cause,” a new shipboard giving program that will benefit six international cancer organizations located in the United States, Canada, Australia, Netherlands, Germany and United Kingdom.

13th Annual Competition Builds Impact with new Basketball Game Day and Film Plastics Recycling Categories

Press Release from in Environment
Feb 4, 2013 11:30 AM ET

STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 4, 2013 /3BL Media/ - RecycleMania is back in action as college campuses compete to see who can reduce, reuse and recycle the most on-campus waste. For an eight-week period, beginning today and running alongside the NCAA basketball tournament, colleges and universities take part in an exciting competition that increases recycling participation by students and staff, while raising awareness about waste reduction programs on campuses.

Article from
Feb 4, 2013 11:00 AM ET

How was your 2012? For most companies, it was a turbulent year, with a storm of the century in the U.S.; the Eurozone’s existential moment; crises at suppliers and banks; and citizen protests on every continent. More of the same is expected in 2013.

Help Encourage Year Round Giving

Article from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 4, 2013 11:00 AM ET

Since the busiest months for giving typically come at the end of the year, it’s easy to forget about planning for the year ahead.

If engagement, cultural commitment and emotive connection are the goals, a dynamic, year-round, multi-pillar strategy to connect with your employees is key. Giving Season is a year round concept!

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 4, 2013 10:30 AM ET

February 4, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The YWCA in Chicago was one of 14 local affiliates that partnered with The Allstate Foundation for the Purple Purse campaign that raised $15,000 for domestic violence services in the local community for Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The Allstate Foundation put the power into Americans' hands with the Purple Purse, the Foundation's symbol for domestic violence, to help break the cycle of abuse.

Blog from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Feb 4, 2013 10:15 AM ET

This week, Cone Communications EVP of Social Impact, Craig Bida, takes to Prove Your Purpose to talk about the new standard for CSR.

As CSR continues to expand and evolve — with corporations, nonprofits and government partnering in innovative ways to deliver positive societal impact — one thing is becoming increasingly clear: Results matter — now more than ever before.

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 4, 2013 10:00 AM ET

It's film season! We have had the Golden Globes, the Screen Actors Guild Awards, and now, the Oscars are around the corner.

Blog from in Environment
Feb 4, 2013 9:15 AM ET

General Motors works with many suppliers and partners that demonstrate efficiencies and seek out innovative ways to incorporate recycling into daily business. Our relationship with GDC, Inc., a tier one component supplier, is a good example.

Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Feb 4, 2013 9:00 AM ET

February 4, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Chemical and Engineering News (C&EN) recently recognized Eastman Chemical Company as Company of the Year based on strong progress in integrating Solutia and the company’s commitment to technology and research and development (R&D).

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 4, 2013 8:15 AM ET

February is a month to celebrate love with hearts, flowers and valentines. Corporate Social Responsibility Manager, Kirsten Gappelberg tells us about Mary Kay’s commitment to spreading a message of love.