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Microsoft Report On Global Youth; Toronto Sustainability Speaker Series - CSR Minute 4/3/12

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Microsoft has published a new report by the International Youth Foundation that outlines the challenges facing youth around the world.…

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Added by David Martel on April 3, 2012 at 6:39pm — No Comments

CSR in Canada, Part Three: Vancouver's Small Businesses

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In “CSR in Canada, Part Three,” Lorraine Smith, Director, SustainAbility, highlights the role of the small businesses of Vancouver as a major driver for CSR throughout Canada. The environmental and social issues of British Columbia were adopted by the business community, creating a climate for the creation of Canadian…

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Added by David Martel on March 29, 2012 at 11:53am — No Comments

General Motors Foundation Gives $2.5M to Focus: HOPE Fund for Tech Education; Brooks Doubles Support for its "Inspiring Coaches" Program - CSR Minute for March 23, 2012

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The General Motors Foundation is granting $2.5 million to the Focus: HOPE Fund for its education initiatives. The contribution will go to the Center for Advanced Technologies, which offers students who may not have access to a college education…

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Added by David Martel on March 24, 2012 at 9:01am — No Comments

Deloitte Hosts College Students in Alternative Spring Break Program; Globe Advisors Report West Coast Clean Economy is Job Creator - CSR Minute for March 20, 2012

For more information on these and other stories, go to thecsrminute.com

Deloitte hosted 88 college students chosen from 1,600 applicants for its fifth annual Maximum Impact: Alternative Spring Break…

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Added by David Martel on March 20, 2012 at 5:45pm — No Comments

Marriott Recognized as "Top 50 Company for Women" by National Association for Female Executives; TD Bank Foundation Donates $100K to Feed Needy Floridians - CSR Minute for February 21, 2012.

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Marriott has been recognized by the National Association for Female Executives as one of the Top 50 Companies for Women in 2012. Marriot ranked in the top 15 on this list, which highlights organizations with…

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Added by David Martel on February 21, 2012 at 5:38pm — No Comments

Heroes Welcome

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Warner Bros. and DC Comics are calling all…

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Added by David Martel on February 16, 2012 at 5:20pm — 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

A Comparison of 12 Workplace Giving Tools

There are new options for workplace giving tools almost every month. The United Way may have 

normalized the idea of ‘giving at the office’ but these new tools take the concept way beyond traditional giving campaigns.



With so many options available these days to manage workplace giving, we've created a list for our readers - and we've added our own perspective. The…

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Added by Chris Jarvis on February 7, 2012 at 9:30am — 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

CSR Report Special Edition: ESG for Investors, Part Eleven: New ESG Investment Strategies

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In ESG for Investors, Part Eleven: New ESG Investment Strategies, Michael Jantzi, the CEO of Sustainalytics, dicusses how ESG issues can influence investment decision making. He also explains how Sustainalytics adds to the risk/return equation by providing new ways of looking at sectors that traditional anaylysts don't think about. Part Five of a five-segment interview.

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Added by David Martel on January 20, 2012 at 1:37pm — No Comments

Green Mountain Energy Celebrates Ten Years of Renewable Energy in Texas; Poyry Consulting Joins World Business Council for Sustainable Development - CSR Minute for January 18, 2012

Green Mountain Energy, an Austin-based company, is celebrating the 10th anniversary of open competition in the electricity market in Texas this month. Beginning in 2002, Green Mountain was the first retail electric provider in the state to offer renewable energy, and is now the longest serving green power provider in the U.S. The company has delivered over ten billion kilowatt hours of clean energy…

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Added by David Martel on January 18, 2012 at 11:06am — No Comments

Green Mountain Energy Celebrates Ten Years of Renewable Energy in Texas; Poyry Consulting Joins World Business Council for Sustainable Development - CSR Minute for January 18, 2012

Green Mountain Energy, an Austin-based company, is celebrating the 10th anniversary of open competition in the electricity market in Texas this month. Beginning in 2002, Green Mountain was the first retail electric provider in the state to offer renewable energy, and is now the longest serving green power provider in the U.S. The company has delivered over ten billion kilowatt hours of clean energy…

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Added by David Martel on January 18, 2012 at 11:06am — No Comments

CSR Report Special Edition: ESG for Investors, Part Ten: The Jantzi Social Index

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In ESG for Investors, Part Ten: "The Jantzi Social Index," Michael Jantzi, the CEO of Sustainalytics, explains how the Sustainalytics measurement tool evaluates the performance of companies that are Canada's leading environmental and social performers. With a 12-year…

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Added by David Martel on January 11, 2012 at 2:04pm — No Comments

CSR Report Special Edition: ESG for Investors, Part Seven: Tracking ESG Performance

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In CSR Report ESG for Investors, Part Seven: Michael Jantzi, the CEO of Sustainalytics, talks about how the research and analysis firm tracks the ESG performance of companies around the world, and the Sustainalytics' mission: measuring the gap between understanding and action. Part one of a five-segment interview.

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Added by David Martel on January 6, 2012 at 12:39pm — No Comments

Founding Fathers Beer Donates Half of Profits to Veterans; FIFA Adds 16 New Projects to "Football for Hope" Program - CSR Minute for January 4, 2012

Cross post from 3BLMedia

Founding Fathers is a specialty beer with a purpose: half of its net profits are dedicated to organizations that support U.S. military veterans and their families. The red, white, and blue packaged beverage was inspired by the example of Newman’s Own food line, which donates its after-tax profits to various…

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Added by David Martel on January 4, 2012 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Dell Expands Reconnect Recycling Program via Goodwill; Texas U. Student Services HQ Wins Innovation in Green Building Award From USGBC - CSR Minute for December 30, 2011

Cross post from 3blmedia.com

Dell has expanded its computer recycling program to 319 additional Goodwill donation sites. With the expansion, Dell Reconnect will be offered in 77 additional counties across Florida, Ohio, Alabama, and Kansas. There are now more than 2,600 Goodwill drop-off locations in the U.S. and Canada which give seven million households access to…

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Added by David Martel on January 2, 2012 at 12:19pm — No Comments

AT&T and Causes.com Launch Connect for Good Campaign; Mining Association of Canada Adopts New Sustainability Program - CSR Minute for December 27, 2011

Cross post from 3BLMedia

Causes.com and AT&T have launched a new social engagement platform to encourage activism in the areas of environmental sustainability, high school retention, workforce readiness and responsible cell phone use. The program, Connect for Good, mobilizes collective action through…

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Added by David Martel on December 27, 2011 at 10:03am — No Comments

A PepsiCo Campaign to Save English Apple Varieties from Extinction

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Plant and Protect

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Added by David Martel on December 23, 2011 at 2:09pm — No Comments

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