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Valuing a Community Investment Portfolio

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LBG Canada is a community of companies working toward a higher standard in the management, valuation and performance measurement of corporate community investment.

Participants of LBG Canada join a growing group of companies using the LBG Canada approach to maximize the impact of corporate community investment programs.

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LBG Canada is a community of companies working toward a higher standard in the management, valuation and performance measurement of corporate community investment.

Participants of LBG Canada join a growing group of companies using the LBG Canada approach to maximize the impact of corporate community investment programs.

UPS's Haiti Relief Efforts at a Glance

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UPS has committed $1 million in cash and in-kind shipping to several humanitarian relief organizations, amongst them: CARE, the Red Cross, UNICEF and The Salvation Army to support the victims of Haiti's earthquake.

Here are some details of how our contribution is being put to use since the earthquake and looking ahead this week.  

  • Air Shipments of supplies to Haiti via the Dominican Republic and Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

Boston College programs help companies create corporate citizenship strategy, leverage community partnerships

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The Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship is offering two programs in February to help companies with their corporate citizenship strategy and corporate community partnerships.

      Creating a Comprehensive Corporate Citizenship Strategy

  • Learn how to identify and prioritize material issues that will shape your company’s approach to corporate citizenship

  • Learn how to organize and align the key elements of a corporate citizenship strategy for your company

  • Learn how to conduct an inventory of current corporate citizenship activities

    Leveraging Corporate-Community Partnerships
     

  • Learn what to look for in a partner

  • Understand what elements are essential for effective, long-term partnerships

  • Learn how to reduce miscommunication and other unfortunate events

  • Explore how to assess the effectiveness of current partnerships

  • Discover what is needed to take existing partnerships to the next level

  • Learn how to effectively exit unproductive partnerships

February 24-26, Atlanta

Click here for more information on these and other programs.

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The Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship is offering two programs in February to help companies with their corporate citizenship strategy and corporate community partnerships.

      Creating a Comprehensive Corporate Citizenship Strategy

  • Learn how to identify and prioritize material issues that will shape your company’s approach to corporate citizenship

  • Learn how to organize and align the key elements of a corporate citizenship strategy for your company

  • Learn how to conduct an inventory of current corporate citizenship activities

    Leveraging Corporate-Community Partnerships
     

  • Learn what to look for in a partner

  • Understand what elements are essential for effective, long-term partnerships

  • Learn how to reduce miscommunication and other unfortunate events

  • Explore how to assess the effectiveness of current partnerships

  • Discover what is needed to take existing partnerships to the next level

  • Learn how to effectively exit unproductive partnerships

February 24-26, Atlanta

Click here for more information on these and other programs.

UPS Donates $1 Million to Haitian Earthquake Relief - Here's How You Can Help

Planning Underway with Partners to Deliver Aid
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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) ATLANTA, GA - Jan. 15, 2010 – UPS (NYSE:UPS) contributed more than US$1 million in cash and in-kind support to earthquake relief efforts in Haiti through its charitable arm, The UPS Foundation.

 The $1 million donation will include $500,000 in cash and up to $500,000 of in-kind services for the shipment of needed supplies.  The funds will be divided between The American Red Cross, CARE, UNICEF and other organizations that assist with long-term relief activities.

Boston College survey finds businesses staying the course on community involvement

Volunteering, philanthropy and other corporate programs withstand economic crisis
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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) Chestnut Hill, Mass. (January 12, 2010) – A Boston College survey of more than 300 North American companies in a variety of industries reveals that despite the economic crisis, businesses have forged ahead with community involvement efforts as part of a continued commitment to corporate citizenship.

REI Foundation Establishes the Mary Anderson Legacy Grant to Celebrate Co-Founder’s 100th Birthday

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) SEATTLE, WA - December 9, 2009 – The REI Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization supported by outdoor gear and apparel retailer REI, has established the Mary Anderson Legacy Grant in celebration of the company co-founder’s 100th birthday.  The annual grant will recognize the contributions that Anderson made in the lives of young people during her years as a teacher, over her years of working at REI and through her life-long love of the outdoors.

7 CEOs Highlighted at Corporate Responsibility Officer Summit Oct 6-7 in Chicago, Corporate Responsibility’s Largest Annual Event

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) - September 28, 2009—New York, NY -  Corporate Responsibility Officer Summit Chair Jay Whitehead today announced that the speaker lineup for the 5th annual CRO Summit, held October 6-7 at the Union League Club of Chicago will feature a record 7 CEOs—leaders of the corporate responsibility movement in sustainability, governance, compliance and philanthropy.  

3BL Blogs: Michelle Rhee: Partnering with City Year DC to Tackle Dropout "Catastrophe"

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

3BL Blogs: Richard Buery - Continuing the Legacy of an 1850's Social Entrepreneur

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

CSR Minute: Office Depot Celebrates Teachers, Gov't $ for Health Jobs, Bristol-Meyers Squibb's $1.3M Grants

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theCSRminute is your daily video digest of the most relevant CSR 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.

theCSRminute can be seen daily on 3BL Media’s CSR Network—the largest network of CSR channels across the internet, on Reuters Insider (rolling out to over two million subscribers worldwide), and right here on the 3BL Media website.

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theCSRminute is your daily video digest of the most relevant CSR 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.

theCSRminute can be seen daily on 3BL Media’s CSR Network—the largest network of CSR channels across the internet, on Reuters Insider (rolling out to over two million subscribers worldwide), and right here on the 3BL Media website.

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