CSR News

Article from in Philanthropy
Jun 5, 2020 6:05 PM ET

At Cox, we have felt the pain and anguish of the communities where we do business and our nation over the past week. 

People should not live their lives in fear, simply because of the color of their skin. We know African-Americans, including many of our own employees, are afraid for their lives and the lives of their children. No one should have to raise a child in fear. No one should suffer mental anguish, physical violence, or death – such as in the case of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor or countless others before them – because of racism and discrimination. 

Article from in Human Resources
Jun 5, 2020 5:10 PM ET

Fifth Third Bank Chairman, President & CEO Greg Carmichael shared a message with the employees of Fifth Third Bank.

Multimedia with summary from in Human Resources
Jun 5, 2020 4:30 PM ET

Fifth Third Chief Investment Strategist Jeff Korzenik  joined "Wake up With Cheddar" anchor Jill Wagner to talk about the seeming disconnect between the stock market and protests. There is no disconnect in Fifth Third's view - criminal justice reform, making sure all Americans have opportunities to prosper and contribute, is good for business.

Watch the video here

About Fifth Third

by Olivier Blum

Blog from in Environment
Jun 5, 2020 4:00 PM ET

World Environment Day is held on June 5th every year as the United Nations’ principal vehicle for encouraging awareness and action for the preservation of our environment.

Blog from in Human Resources
Jun 5, 2020 3:55 PM ET

In the midst of a global health crisis and economic recession, the United States faces another pivotal moment. The nation now grapples with the killing of George Floyd, continued race-fueled policy brutality and the outrage, pain and protests that have stemmed from a deeply embedded history of racism. Collective voices from across the country – both on the streets and on social media – are pushing institutions, industries and individuals to confront the issue head-on – and now, it seems, corporate America is ready to listen.

Blog from in Human Resources
Jun 5, 2020 2:55 PM ET

Race remains a difficult topic for any organization to address. But, for those that wish to be truly inclusive, race is a topic that needs to be discussed openly, candidly, and often.

Article from in Environment
Jun 5, 2020 2:45 PM ET

At this time of a global pandemic and sense of injustice felt by so many in the U.S., health, safety and supporting our communities are top priorities for Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), a leading global pharmacy retailer and wholesaler. The vast impact of these events reminds us how interconnected we all are around the planet and highlights the need for collaboration to tackle major issues.

Multimedia with summary from in Green Building
Jun 5, 2020 2:00 PM ET

IVECO, the commercial vehicles brand of CNH Industrial N.V., has launched a new video, on the occasion of World Environment Day 2020. It draws inspiration from the great naturalist Charles Darwin’s famous quote, ‘It is not the strongest of the species that survives, or the most intelligent that survives.

Newsletter from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Jun 5, 2020 1:25 PM ET

You're invited to the LF20 Online Summit and Session Series, June 9 & 11, 2020:

Topic: Biophilic Design

Press Release from in Education
Jun 5, 2020 1:00 PM ET

With nearly 55 million students across the US still homebound due to COVID-19, STEM education has now moved from the classroom to the home.

By Dr. Whitney Austin Gray, Senior Vice President, Research, International WELL Building Institute and Sarah Welton, Vice President, Commercial, International WELL Building Institute

Blog from in Health and Wellness
Jun 5, 2020 12:35 PM ET

Your office building as a risk management solution

Multimedia with summary from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Jun 5, 2020 12:30 PM ET

While the world we live in today looks a lot different than that of 2019, a few things remain the same – the impact of climate change on our resources and the push to meet corporate sustainability goals by stakeholders. However, due to the new drastic changes we’re facing in the world today, companies are now challenged to think differently about how they move the needle for sustainability. Now more than ever is the time to build a more resilient and sustainable future, and companies cannot take their foot off the gas.

By Andy Silvester

Article from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Jun 5, 2020 12:00 PM ET

On World Environment Day, City A.M. speaks to an iconic British brand that’s put going green at the heart of its business

In the wake of George Floyd’s death, we must find new ways to achieve progress — as companies, as communities, and as individuals.

Blog from in Human Resources
Jun 5, 2020 11:30 AM ET

There’s something on my mind that I wanted to share as we head into the weekend.

It stems from the scenes we’ve watched unfold in Minneapolis this week, which have been a stark reminder of how much progress must still be made toward treating everyone with the fairness, dignity, and humanity they deserve.