La Posada Retirement Community Builds Green
From Glenn Croston's Fast Company blog
At Banorte, we have “heavy and substantial” reasons to support our employees’ health. Currently, Mexico holds second place in obesity worldwide. This condition, besides increasing the risk of chronic non-hereditary diseases such as high blood pressure, diabetes, cholesterol, etc., has cost implications for the economic and social stability of the population.
En Banorte tenemos razones de “peso” para apoyar la salud de nuestros empleados. Actualmente, México ocupa el segundo lugar de obesidad en el Mundo. La obesidad, además de aumentar el riesgo de padecer enfermedades crónicas no transmisibles, tales como alta presión, diabetes, colesterol, etc., implica costos para la estabilidad económica y social de la población.
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Green Plus (The Institute for Sustainable Development) has published the second installment in a series it’s doing on its place in the sustainability arena. This installment is a comparison between Green Plus and GRI.
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) April 7, 2011 - The early bird deadline for The Natural Step Canada's Sustainability for Leaders course in Toronto is fast approaching. Those who complete their registration by the April 29th deadline are eligible to receive a discount on their course fee. Space is limited.
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) April 7, 2011 - Metso Corporation publishes its sustainability results for 2010
Vigilant Futtures employees go barefoot in downtown Montreal for One day without shoes
Vigilant Futures lends support in the way of barefoot feet hitting the cold and rainy pavement of downtown Montreal with local ‘One day without shoes’ event organizers on April 5th.
Joined by Recyclebank partner Honest Tea, Skey to share insight into authentically marketing to the millennial mom
(3BL Media / the CSRfeed) New York, NY - April 7, 2011 - Recyclebank®, the company that rewards people for taking everyday green actions with discounts and deals from more than 3,000 local and national businesses, today announced that Chief Revenue Officer Samantha Skey, together with Ross Resnick, social media and customer marketing at Honest Tea, will participate in a panel discussing marketing to moms on April 12 at the ad:tech conference in San Francisco.
Skoll World Forum 2011 report
The Skoll World Forum 2011 for social entrepreneurship descended on Oxford last week, bringing big names and big ideas to our planets big problems.
3BL Media, the experts in corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability communications, has launched “CSR Report Special Edition: CSR for Investors” on Reuters Insider. The 12-part video series will give an overview of how corporate social responsibility is affecting the bottom line of public companies, and how investors and traders are increasingly including CSR in their decision-making.
Researchers at Indiana University estimate the donations have saved more than $1.4 million in energy costs and reached nearly 500,000 deserving families
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Alexandria, VA - April 6, 2011 - Gifts In Kind International and The Home Depot® Foundation announced today that $100 million in products from The Home Depot have been donated to effective nonprofits nationwide since 2008. The Framing Hope Product Donation Program has provided home improvement materials to more than 1,100 nonprofits nationwide, from Habitat for Humanity and Rebuilding Together to hundreds of other organizations serving their local communities.
3BL Media, the experts in corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability communications, has launched “CSRreport Special Edition: CSR for Investors” on Reuters Insider. The 12-part video series will give an overview of how corporate social responsibility is affecting the bottom line of public companies, and how investors and traders are increasingly including CSR in their decision-making.