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MSLGROUP Launches Global Purpose Offering: "PurPle"

Cross post from 3BLMedia

(3BL Media) May 29, 2012 - MSLGROUP, Publicis Groupe's strategic communications and engagement network, today unveiled a comprehensive global offering that connects its cause, responsibility and sustainability resources, experts and specialized services together. Called PurPle (Purpose + People), the new offering will guide organizations and companies in building and…

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Added by David Martel on June 5, 2012 at 9:50pm — No Comments

Trash to Energy: Oklahoma Business Fires Bricks With Landfill Gas

Cross post from 3BLMedia

Methane produced by landfills is a powerful greenhouse gas. In Oklahoma, NativeEnergy's Wewoka Biogas Project is capturing that potentially harmful gas and putting it to good use.



The project pipes gas created by a landfill to a family-owned brick plant, where it is used to fire kilns. This project helps the local business, and it is expected to reduce 30,000 tons…

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Added by David Martel on May 29, 2012 at 11:23am — No Comments

General Mills Releases 2012 Global Responsibility Report

Cross post from 3BL Media Minneapolis, MN – April 4, 2012 – General Mills today released its 2012 Global Responsibility Report,…

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Added by David Martel on April 12, 2012 at 12:57pm — No Comments

General Mills Releases 2012 Global Responsibility Report

Cross post from 3BL Media Minneapolis, MN – April 4, 2012 – General Mills today released its 2012 Global Responsibility Report,…

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Added by David Martel on April 12, 2012 at 12:57pm — No Comments

A Call to Business to Respect and Support Children’s Rights

Cross post from 3BLMedia

(3BL Media) London - March 12, 2012 - A landmark set of ten principles to ensure that companies respect and support children’s rights has been released. UNICEF, the UN Global Compact and Save the Children today introduced the Children’s Rights and Business Principles, a call on business to step up…

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Added by David Martel on April 2, 2012 at 3:18pm — No Comments

Volkswagen Partners with Stupid Cancer for Awareness Road Trip; UN Global Development Forum Calls for "Reset" of Rio+20 Agenda - CSR Minute for March 29, 2012

Cross post from 3BLMedia

Volkswagen is teaming up with Stupid Cancer, also known as the I’m Too Young for This! Cancer Foundation, on a cross-country road trip to raise awareness in support of young adults affected by the disease. Volkswagen has provided a co-branded 2012 Beetle Turbo to…

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Added by David Martel on March 29, 2012 at 11:03am — 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

Medtronic Seeking Long-Distance Runners Who Benefit From Medical Technology

Cross post from 3BLMedia

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) March 1, 2012 - Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE: MDT) announced today it is recruiting runners from around the world…

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Added by David Martel on March 2, 2012 at 12:11pm — No Comments

Toyota Repeats "100 Cars for Good" Giveaway to Nonprofits Campaign; Vigilant Global Named to Canadian "50 Best Small Businesses" List - CSR Minute for February 14, 2012.

Cross post from 3BLMedia

Toyota has announced a repeat of its “100 Cars for Good” program for 2012. For the second straight year, the auto maker will award 100 vehicles to 100 non-profits in 100 days. Starting March 12th nonprofits can apply to win a vehicle on…

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Added by David Martel on February 14, 2012 at 11:48am — No Comments

Encana Named to Corporate Knights Global 100 World Leaders; Britain's National Health Service Asked to be More Sustainable: New Survey - CSR Minute for February 8, 2012.

Cross post from 3BLMedia

Encana has been named to Corporate Knights 2012 Global 100 list, a ranking of large corporations which have been most proactive in managing environmental, social and governance issues. Encana, a natural gas producer, ranked 76th overall, and is one of only six…

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Added by David Martel on February 8, 2012 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Novo Nordisk Named Most Sustainable Company by Corporate Knights Magazine; Sprint's Phone Recycling Program Keeps Kids Safer Online - CSR Minute for February 6, 2012

Cross post from 3BLMedia

Novo Nordisk has been named the “most sustainable company in the world” by Corporate Knights in its eighth annual Global 100 list of the most sustainable large corporations. The 2012 Global 100 used data from several sustainability research firms to identify the top…

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Added by David Martel on February 6, 2012 at 12:36pm — No Comments

Eli Lilly Employees Give $850K Through Global Giving; Domtar Extends PAPERbecause Campaign to Promote Sustainable Paper - February 3, 2012

Cross post from 3BLMedia

14,000 employees of Eli Lilly have given $850,000 to more than 800 global projects in 2011. The donations included application of a $50 credit for each Lilly employee to direct toward a project of their choice through Lilly Global Giving; personal donations; and the foundation’s matching funds. Programs supported include those to help children in Guatemala and Haiti, to address food insecurity and illness in…

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Added by David Martel on February 3, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments

McDonalds Publishes 2011 Global Sustainability Scorecard; AWEARNESS, Kenneth Cole Foundation, Creates Film to Honor Sundance Film Festival Volunteers - CSR Minute for January 31, 2012

Cross post from 3BLMedia

McDonalds has published its 2011 Global Sustainability Scorecard. Among its highlights: By March of this year, fruit will be automatically included in every Happy Meal served in U.S. and Latin America restaurants.…

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Added by David Martel on February 1, 2012 at 12:45pm — No Comments

CSR Minute: Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy Application Deadline; Global Reporting Initiative Launches Online Database

 

Cross post from 3BLMedia

 

Applications for the Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy’s Excellence Awards in Corporate Philanthropy are due by midnight tomorrow, November 16th. The awards, now in their 12th year, recognize the role that corporations and their nonprofit…

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Added by David Martel on November 15, 2011 at 1:35pm — No Comments

Tupperware Brands Celebrates Opening of First-Ever Boys & Girls Clubs of South Africa

(Cross post from 3BL Media/ theCSRfeed) October 27, 2011 - A ceremony hosted by Tupperware Brands Southern Africa (NYSE: TUP) and Tupperware Brands Chairman & CEO Rick Goings, was held this summer just outside of Johannesburg celebrating the opening of the first-ever Boys & Girls Club of South Africa (BGCSA). 

Utilizing the Boys & Girls Clubs of America after school program as a model, the…

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Added by David Martel on November 14, 2011 at 2:19pm — No Comments

CSR Minute: Carroll School of Management Center for Corporate Citizenship at Boston College Offers New Program; Recyclebank Wins Three Awards





Cross post from 3BLMedia.

 

The Carroll School of Management Center for Corporate Citizenship at Boston College is offering a new program for corporate managers. The Corporate Citizenship Management Academy is a week-long, intensive program to provide managers with an understanding of…

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Added by David Martel on October 14, 2011 at 8:33am — 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

Global Consumers Voice Demand for Greater Corporate Responsibility





(Cross post from 3BL Media/ theCSRfeed) Boston, MA - October 4, 2011 - Ten thousand consumers in major countries around the globe are demanding a higher level of responsibility by companies in dealing with societal issues, and consumers report they are already using their own spending and loyalty to press these…

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Added by David Martel on October 11, 2011 at 2:43pm — No Comments

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