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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…

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

Olga Orozco, Managing Director, Business Social Compliance - Ethical Sourcing Forum Interview

Cross post from 3BLMedia

Olga Orozco, Managing Director at Business Social Compliance Initiative sat down with 3BL Media at the Ethical Sourcing Forum to talk about BSCI's social compliance guidelines. Olga explains how the current market demands social compliance implementation from all companies, and BSCI helps to make this happen.



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Added by David Martel on April 24, 2012 at 5:59pm — No Comments

Avedis Seferian, President & CEO, WRAP - Ethical Sourcing Forum 2012 Interview

Cross post from 3BLMedia

Avedis Seferian, President & CEO of WRAP sat down with 3BL Media at the Ethical Sourcing Forum to talk about the role of the Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production Program as a "sweatshop watchdog". WRAP works directly with factories, carrying out audits and issuing certificates of compliance, to promote safe work environments and raise awareness about widespread safety issues.



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Added by David Martel on April 24, 2012 at 5:52pm — 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…

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

Global Compact Launches Web Platform to Mobilize Business for Rio+20

(Cross post from 3BL Media / theCSRfeed) New York, NY – January 23, 2012 – The UN Global Compact today launched a new website – compact4rio.org – in support of the Rio+20 Corporate Sustainability Forum: Innovation & Collaboration for the Future We…

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Added by David Martel on February 5, 2012 at 1:49pm — No Comments

The Conference Board Reports on Sustainability in China; Design for Innovation MFA Program Launched by School of Visual Arts - CSR Minute for December 12, 2011

Cross post from 3BLMedia

The Conference Board has released a study on the comparative sustainability practices of 476 Chinese enterprises and multinational corporations doing business in China. The report, “Business and Sustainability in China,”…

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Added by David Martel on December 13, 2011 at 10:54am — No Comments

CITGO’s Houston Headquarters Wins LEED Gold Certification; Pharmaceuticals Lead the Way in Corporate Contributions, Says a New Conference Board Report - CSR Minute for December 5, 2011

CITGO’s headquarters building in Houston has been awarded LEED Gold Certification for an Existing Building by the U.S. Green Building Council. CITGO implemented many green retrofits in the areas of energy efficiency, water usage, and construction materials to earn the sustainability award. The Leadership in Energy and Environment Design ratings are given out for sustainable improvements in existing structures as well as for new…

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Added by David Martel on December 6, 2011 at 8:48am — No Comments

CSR Minute: Cone Communications Releases Global CR Study; The Conference Board to Host Symposium on Corporate Political Spending

Cross post from 3BLMedia

 

Cone Communications has released the 2011 Cone/Echo Global CR Opportunity Study, a 10-country survey that draws on data from countries that make up half the world’s population. Among the study’s findings: 81 percent of consumers say companies have a responsibility to address key social and environmental issues beyond their local communities. 93 percent of consumers want to know more about what…

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Added by David Martel on October 12, 2011 at 12:41pm — No Comments

CSR Minute: Starbucks' "Morning Joe" Coffee Boosts DonorsChoose; Association of Corporate Travel Executives and KDS Launch Online Survey on Sustainable Business

Crosspost from 3BLMedia

Starting October 4th, Starbucks retail stores and select grocery stores will feature specially marked bags of Gold Coast Blend - Morning Joe Edition coffee with $5 DonorsChoose.org donation…

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Added by David Martel on September 13, 2011 at 4:03pm — No Comments

New "Social Media for Nonprofits" Conferences--Discount

A new conference series, Social Media for Nonprofits, is about to start this summer. NTEN (the Nonprofit Technology Network) is fiscally sponsoring the series.

 

As part of our Social Actions community, you can get $20 off Social Media for Nonprofits conferences with "SA" discount code in San Francisco (6/29), Washington, DC (7/14), New York City (8/4), Los Angeles (8/22), Seattle (10/14), Chicago & Atlanta. Keynotes by Beth Kanter,…

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Added by Erinn Andrews on June 16, 2011 at 3:24pm — No Comments

CSR Minute: Beyond Business Publishes First Sustainability Report; PlacerGrown Presents Annual Food Conference on Sustainability

This is a cross post from 3BLMedia.

Beyond Business, a consulting and sustainability reporting firm based in Israel, has published its first Sustainability Report. The report, “How a Little Consulting Firm Makes a Big Impact,” reviews the company’s performance during 2009 to 2010, and describes…

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Added by David Martel on February 4, 2011 at 4:56pm — No Comments

CSRminute: Walgreen's CSR Website; Miami Sponsors Online Sustainable Travel Exhibition

This is a cross post from 3BL Media.





Hello, I’m Emily Polk, and these are your CSR Minute headlines for Thursday, August 12th:

Walgreen’s has launched a new social responsibility Web site to highlight the company’s commitment to supplier diversity, the environment, and community. The site includes articles, personal stories, videos, and interactive features about the company’s practices and benefits to the communities it… Continue

Added by David Martel on August 12, 2010 at 2:18pm — No Comments

CSR Minute January 15, 2010: Green Meetings Conference; CSR Asia + Asian Institute for Technology Create CSR Center

This is a cross posting from 3BLMedia's CSR Minute







The Green Meetings Council Industry Conference, to be held next month in Denver, will focus on defining the value of sustainable meetings. The conference will address how sustainability practices and recent green meeting standards are changing the way organizations which are driven by corporate social responsibility strategies can evaluate… Continue

Added by David Martel on January 18, 2010 at 10:35am — No Comments

This is a cross post from the 3BLMedia CSR Feed With the ever-increasing consumer demand for environmentally responsible materials in the product and packaging industries, many new substrates and pr…

This is a cross post from the 3BLMedia CSR Feed



With the ever-increasing consumer demand for environmentally responsible materials in the product and packaging industries, many new substrates and processes have been brought to market in recent years. Using buzzwords like sustainable, eco-friendly and recyclable, there is no shortage of… Continue

Added by David Martel on December 13, 2009 at 7:12pm — No Comments

CSR Minute: October 14, 2009

This is a cross post from 3BL Media's CSR Minute.



The 3BL Media CSR Minute: 60 seconds or so of daily news and commentary on corporate social responsibility (CSR) and the triple bottom line (3BL).



Today's Corporate Social Responsible News: Be Green's Sustainability Scorecard; EcoSecurities' Carbon Report; Canada's BSR Conference







The CSR Minute is your… Continue

Added by David Martel on October 14, 2009 at 8:30pm — No Comments

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