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Continues Joining Forces Initiative Commitment

Article from in Human Resources
Jul 3, 2015 9:00 AM ET

Dear Mrs. Obama and Dr. Biden,

by Colleen Callahan, Communication Manager, Content Producer, Feeding America

Blog from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Jul 3, 2015 8:05 AM ET

Feeding America is a partner of Cisco CSR. Cisco sponsors The Huffington Post's ImpactX section.

Co-hosts Jay Bruce and Eric Davis to be joined by a ‘who’s who’ lineup of Cincinnati Reds and Major League legends golfing to benefit Arc of Ohio & Beaumont (TX), Dave Parker 39 Foundation

Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Jul 3, 2015 7:00 AM ET

NEW YORK, July 3, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Cincinnati Reds outfielder Jay Bruce and former Reds All Star Eric Davis are teaming up to co-host the third annual Players Trust All Star Golf Tournament at Coldstream Country Club in Cincinnati, OH on Wednesday, July 15 – the day after the Queen City hosts the 86th MLB All-Star Game. 

During a week in which Cincinnati will become the center of the baseball universe, golfers and baseball fans alike will be able to combine two of America’s greatest passions for an unforgettable day on one of the area’s most prestigious golf courses.   

by Whitney Gantt, Global Director, Mobile Agriculture, Grameen Foundation

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Jul 2, 2015 6:05 PM ET

The Grameen Foundation is a partner of Cisco CSR. Cisco sponsors The Huffington Post's ImpactX section.

Southwest Airlines and Accenture co-host an LGBT Pride Month event featuring retired NBA player and LGBT Advocate Jason Collins who will share his personal journey as the first openly gay player in the NBA

Blog from in Human Resources
Jul 2, 2015 5:30 PM ET

DALLAS, June 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ — Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) shows its continued commitment to the LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) community through its celebration of LGBT Pride Month in June.  The Company is proud to sponsor an array of Community Partner activities across the nation that engage the LBGT community.  These events take place during the month of June and all throughout the year.   

Small steps add up to big environmental progress

Article from in Environment
Jul 2, 2015 3:40 PM ET

At a site that features several of Boeing’s larger and more visible environmental achievements, Matt McCalley looks for the smaller, individual actions that will continue driving environmental innovation and progress.

“Employees who do the work every day can spot opportunities to reduce waste or improve a process that might get missed if we only focused on the big projects,” said McCalley, environmental scientist at Boeing South Carolina.

“Small actions can add up to substantial improvements across the entire site.”

T. Rowe Price associates raised more than 3,000 oysters that will filter more than 110,000 gallons of water a day

Blog from in Environment
Jul 2, 2015 3:30 PM ET

Over the last nine months, a group of T. Rowe Price associates raised more than 3,000 oysters that will help clean Baltimore’s Inner Harbor through the Healthy Harbor Oyster Partnership. This was a collaborative effort with the Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, local businesses, and area schools. The oysters raised will filter more than 110,000 gallons of water a day.

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Jul 2, 2015 2:10 PM ET

CARACAS, Venezuela, July 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Forty students from UpBeat NYC, a nonprofit organization that provides free musical training for underserved South Bronx children, have arrived in Caracas to participate in a multi-day music workshop with world-renowned music education program El Sistema. This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity was made possible by an invitation from Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, after he visited the Bronx community in 2014 – and will culminate in a joint concert on July 5, as part of Venezuela’s Independence Day celebration activities. 

Article from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Jul 2, 2015 2:00 PM ET

When is corruption and bribery OK in a company or organization? When does upper management or C-level executive condone the activity of bribery? The answer is supposed to be never, but the harsh reality is that when it comes to business and the elusiveness of not being caught plays a major role in this happening, the thought of won deals and contracts outweighs the possible penalties.

Multimedia with summary from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Jul 2, 2015 1:00 PM ET

Along with the new sustainability report Volkswagen Group for the first time presents the largest low-CO2 fleet worldwide comprising 57 model variants.

by Carla Fantoni

Blog from in Business & Trade
Jul 2, 2015 12:30 PM ET

Established companies like Walmart, Unilever, P&G, Coca Cola and PepsiCo are driving positive change in the food and beverage industry with aggressive environmental goals and sustainability priorities. But how are these large organizations able to reach such ambitious targets?  The process begins in house, and it starts by weaving sustainability into a corporation’s core values. At Tetra Pak, communication is the key ingredient for translating environmental sustainability into actionable business imperatives.

Survivors of Domestic Violence Receive Professional Clothing through Annual Campaign

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Jul 2, 2015 12:05 PM ET

Dallas, July 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ -- As members of Mary Kay's independent sales force start to pack their bags to travel to Dallasfor the iconic beauty company's annual Seminar, some make a little extra room in their suitcases to bring professional clothing for women in need. For the sixth year, Mary Kay's Suits for Shelters is collecting women's professional attire, shoes and accessories to benefit 12 Dallas area organizations supporting survivors of domestic violence.