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Orange is the New Green

The Dutch Community Ride to Raise Money For the Toronto Community Project
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On Sunday, June 17th, cyclists of all ages came out to enjoy the annual “Go Green Go Dutch Go Bike” ride to raise money for the Toronto Community Foundation’s “Recipe for Community” project as well as celebrate Dutch heritage and eco-friendly transportation.

Chase Community Giving Offers New Paradigm in Corporate Philanthropy

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By Kate Olsen

Chase Community Giving, one of the forerunners in crowdsourced corporate philanthropy space,  is back for a fifth season.  Since the program’s inception, nearly 3.5 million Facebook users have “liked” Chase Community Giving. These fans have helped more than 500 charities receive a share of over $20 million in Chase grants.

According to Erich Timmerman, JPMorgan Chase Spokesman, Chase Community Giving “has pointed the way toward a new paradigm for corporate giving” across three areas:

The Hershey Company Lanza un Programa Para Restaurar el Cultivo de Cacao en el Sur de México

Meta: Mejorar el sustento de los pequeños agricultores de cacao y hacer que el cultivo productivo del cacao regrese al antiguo lugar donde se domesticó el cacao
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Enbridge Wins Sustainable Business Awards: CVS Caremark Remakes Pharmacy Service; Blommer Chocolate Invests in Sustainable Cocoa - CSR Minute for May 17, 2012

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

In Honour of Earth Day: Branding for Good Launched its Very First GOODIE Awards for Sustainable Businesses

Celebrate the GOOD in your neighbourhood
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Branding for Good is proud to host the very first GOODIE Awards in honour of Earth Day 2012.  

Since 1970, Earth Day has been held on April 22nd and this year it is estimated that more than one billion people in over 192 countries will participate in on its 42nd anniversary and pledge to stand united for a sustainable future.

Ernst & Young Connect Day at Teacher's Island

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On Friday September 16th, over 110 volunteers from Ernst & Young and the Environmental Coalition of Miami and the Beaches worked together to clean up Teacher’s Island. Part of an effort coinciding with International Coastal Cleanup Day sponsored by Ocean Conservancy, volunteers collected more than 150 bags of garbage, totaling around 1,500 lbs. This activity was part of Ernst & Young's Connect Day which represents a way for each of our offices to come together for a day of service to our communities and in celebration with one another and supports our commitment to environmental sustainability and reducing our impact on the environment.

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On Friday September 16th, over 110 volunteers from Ernst & Young and the Environmental Coalition of Miami and the Beaches worked together to clean up Teacher’s Island. Part of an effort coinciding with International Coastal Cleanup Day sponsored by Ocean Conservancy, volunteers collected more than 150 bags of garbage, totaling around 1,500 lbs. This activity was part of Ernst & Young's Connect Day which represents a way for each of our offices to come together for a day of service to our communities and in celebration with one another and supports our commitment to environmental sustainability and reducing our impact on the environment.

Cyberchase is making a difference by helping kids become confident problem solvers

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At Ernst & Young, we’ve teamed with the Emmy® award-winning PBS KIDSGO! series Cyberchase to help kids build their math skills.

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At Ernst & Young, we’ve teamed with the Emmy® award-winning PBS KIDSGO! series Cyberchase to help kids build their math skills.

Leaving Footprints: Teaching Guatemalan Children About HIV and AIDS

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Media Impact Communications Officer, Lindsey Wahlstrom, describes her experience at a community fair in San Juan Ostuncalco, Guatemala.  This fair was one of twelve fairs hosted by Asociacion Comunicares, with the support of Media Impact and the Guatemalan Ministry of Health.  At the community events, volunteers use games and interactive presentations to educate youth about the different aspects of HIV and AIDS - prevention, transmission, treatment and stigmas.  Before leaving, youth are invited to write a message or a draw a picture in the book "Dejando Huellas" or "Leaving Footprints." 

Community Engagement Programs Gain More Traction - AngelPoints featured in Atlanta Business Chronicle

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“AngelPoints allows Deloitte to capture our employee volunteer hours in a quick, efficient manner,” says Brevard Fraser of Deloitte. “We are able to not only report on our collective hours as an organization, but also see where our employees are volunteering individually. This gives us an opportunity to see what is important to our employees and where we might consider volunteering as well.”

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“AngelPoints allows Deloitte to capture our employee volunteer hours in a quick, efficient manner,” says Brevard Fraser of Deloitte. “We are able to not only report on our collective hours as an organization, but also see where our employees are volunteering individually. This gives us an opportunity to see what is important to our employees and where we might consider volunteering as well.”

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