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ID Brings Racial Equality Discussions to DC, New York

On Tuesday, Investigation Discovery debuted…


Added by Jessi Copeland on February 27, 2013 at 9:11pm — No Comments

Ram Truck Brand and The Chrysler Foundation Award $50,000 Grant to the Hispanic Scholarship

Cross post from 3BLMedia

(3BL Media) San Antonio - May 29, 2012 - The Ram Truck brand and The Chrysler Foundation awarded a $50,000 grant to the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF), the nation's largest provider of college financial aid for Latino students. The Hispanic Scholarship Fund/Chrysler Scholarship Program is designed to support outstanding Latino undergraduate or graduate students interested…


Added by David Martel on June 5, 2012 at 9:40pm — No Comments

The Special Childcare Program at the University of Groningen

Cross post from 3BLMedia

In the Netherlands, a so called care gap prevents women scientists from maximizing their professional participation, competitiveness and career development. Having a family, especially young children, often becomes an obstacle when travelling to conferences and collaborating in international projects.

In order to develop and retain more female talent in science, the…


Added by David Martel on June 5, 2012 at 9:22pm — No Comments

Grand Opening of Environmentally Focused Hope Manor Apartments Celebrates Supportive Housing

Cross post from 3BLMedia

3BL Media) Chicago, IL -- May 24, 2012 -- Volunteers of America of Illinois, CBS EcoMedia Inc. ("EcoMedia") and Energizer celebrated the grand opening today of the eco-minded Hope Manor Apartments, a supportive housing development that will provide housing and intensive services to more than 80 veterans a year who are struggling with the transition to civilian life and are dealing…


Added by David Martel on June 5, 2012 at 9:15pm — No Comments

Personal Passions Drive Corporate Volunteerism

Cross post from 3BLMedia

With corporate social responsibility topping the list of expectations young workers have for their employers, corporations are increasingly guiding employees on charitable initiatives they want to support.

Zurich Insurance provides support to employees in North America and funding to charities aligning with the following three focus areas: health and welfare of…


Added by David Martel on May 29, 2012 at 11:50am — No Comments

2012 LBG Canada Annual Benchmarking Meeting

Cross post from 3BLMedia

LBG (London Benchmarking Group) Canada is a network of companies seeking to maximize the impact of community investment -- for society and for the business. Together, LBG Canada companies set the highest standard in community investment management, performance measurement and reporting in Canada.

Every year, LBG Canada members come together at the Annual…


Added by David Martel on May 29, 2012 at 11:16am — No Comments

Kokomo's Howard Haven Gets a Color Splash Makeover

Cross post from 3BLMedia

(3BL Media) Kokomo, IN - May 7, 2012 – Approximately 50 employees from Chrysler Group LLC’s Indiana Transmission Plant I and II; Kokomo Casting Plant and Kokomo Transmission Plant joined with 20 Kokomo-area volunteers Saturday, May 5, to give Howard Haven in Kokomo, a fresh coat of…


Added by David Martel on May 17, 2012 at 2:42pm — No Comments

Chrysler Group Chairman and CEO Sergio Marchionne Named a "Michigan Manufacturer of the Year"

Cross post from 3BLMedia

(3BL Media) Lansing, MI - May 8, 2012 - Chrysler Group LLC Chairman and CEO Sergio Marchionne has been named a 2012 John G. Thodis Michigan Manufacturer of the Year by the Michigan Manufacturers Association (MMA). The MMA award, which recognizes the positive contributions of Michigan…


Added by David Martel on May 17, 2012 at 2:37pm — No Comments

With Prom, Graduation, Summer, May Starts '100 Deadliest Days' on the Road for Teen Drivers

Cross post from 3BLMedia

(3BL Media) Dallas - May 14, 2012 - A new survey commissioned by AT&T* as part of the “It Can Wait” campaign indicates that while 97 percent of teens know texting while…


Added by David Martel on May 17, 2012 at 2:29pm — No Comments

NBCUniversal a Big Part of Comcast Cares Day

Cross post from 3BLMedia

From New York to Los Angeles, employees and volunteers from NBCUniversal had a big impact on Comcast Cares Day and the 650 community projects that were completed…


Added by David Martel on May 14, 2012 at 4:48pm — No Comments

April is National Volunteer Month

(Cross post from 3BL Media) Methuen, MA – April 4, 2012 – America has a proud history of volunteerism dating back to the days of our founding fathers. In honor of all volunteers who give their time and service to make America a better place, April is deemed National Volunteer Month and encompasses…


Added by David Martel on April 25, 2012 at 11:09pm — No Comments

The Chrysler Foundation Pumps Up Support to Michigan High Schools, Grants Additional $40,000 to FIRST Robotics Competition Championship Finalists

Cross post from 3BLMedia

(3BL Media) Auburn Hills, MI - April 24, 2012 - The Chrysler Foundation today announced that it is granting $40,000 in additional funding to nine Michigan high school robotics teams that will participate in the international 2012 FIRST Robotics…


Added by David Martel on April 25, 2012 at 10:18pm — No Comments

Knowing Your Family’s Colon Cancer History Could Save Your Life

Cross post from 3BLMedia

Did you know that colorectal cancer is highly treatable if found in its early stages?  Most people should start getting screened for…


Added by David Martel on April 2, 2012 at 3:14pm — No Comments

Bridging Peace: Cisco Empowers Al Fakhoora Students in Gaza to Share their Experiences and Engage in Global Dialogue

Cross post from 3BLMedia

(3BL Media) Doha, Qatar - March 7, 2012 - Cisco announced today that Al Fakhoora,  an international campaign committed to raising awareness of the plight of students in Gaza, has officially launched its Virtual Majlis initiative based on …


Added by David Martel on March 26, 2012 at 11:11pm — No Comments

Outdoor Nation Unveils 2012 Program Plans and Announces Major Support from The North Face

Cross post from 3BLMedia

(3BL Media) Washington, DC – March 6, 2012 – Outdoor Nation, an outdoor movement led by leaders…


Added by David Martel on March 8, 2012 at 11:15am — No Comments

Home Depot Foundation Gives $500K to Joplin Recovery Fund; Ethical Sourcing Forum Adds Special Session with BSR's HERproject - CSR Minute for January 20, 2012

Cross post from 3BLMedia

The Home Depot Foundation has announced a $500,000 grant to the Community Foundation of the Ozarks’ Joplin Recovery Fund. The grant was made in conjunction with the re-opening of the Home Depot’s store in the Missouri town, which was destroyed along with much…


Added by David Martel on January 20, 2012 at 1:27pm — No Comments

CSR Minute: SC Johnson and GfK Roper Release Green Consumer Survey; Ernst & Young Employees Volunteer in DC Area

SC Johnson and GfK Roper Consulting have released survey findings on American consumer green attitudes and behaviors. Part of the 20th Anniversary Green Gauge Survey, the SC Johnson report concludes that 75 percent of American consumers say they feel good when they take steps to help the environment. The survey also shows that compared to 1990,…


Added by David Martel on October 11, 2011 at 12:38pm — No Comments

Molson Coors Canada Staking $1 Million to Advocate for More Active Living Across Canada

Cross post from 3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Toronto and Montreal - September 20, 2011 - Does your community rink need a new roof? The local baseball field new fencing? Want to start a program that gets people up and moving? Molson Coors Community Cheer program just may be the answer. Together with the voting support of Canadians, the program will donate up to $1 million to…


Added by David Martel on October 2, 2011 at 10:39am — No Comments

CSR Minute: Climate Counts Partners with University of New Hampshire to Expand Climate Change Work; AWEARNESS/Kenneth Cole Foundation Teams with Soles4Souls for Haiti Relief

Cross post from 3BLMedia.

Climate Counts has partnered with the University of New Hampshire to expand its effort to address climate change. An independent nonprofit, Climate Counts will locate its main office at UNH to take advantage of the university’s nationally known climate…


Added by David Martel on August 15, 2011 at 1:33pm — No Comments

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