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CSR Minute: ConAgra Publishes CR Report, Makes DJSI Index North America for First Time; DP World Wins Lloyd's List Global CSR Award

Cross post from 3BLMedia

 

ConAgra has issued its 2011 Corporate Responsibility report. Among the highlights are details of a comprehensive health and nutrition platform; LEED Platinum certification for its new facility in Louisiana; a zero-waste…

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Added by David Martel on September 28, 2011 at 11:53am — No Comments

GE Traces the Key to Sustainable Growth with 2010 Citizenship Report

(Cross post from 3BL Media / theCSRfeed) August 3, 2011 - GE released its seventh annual Citizenship Report, entitled Sustainable Growth.  The report covers GE’s worldwide operations for the 2010 fiscal year and is structured around discussions of GE’s long-term value creation in addressing the world’s most pressing problems.

“Sustainable growth requires solutions that…

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Added by David Martel on August 5, 2011 at 9:05am — No Comments

Tweet @Greenopolis 4 Free Points!

"Why do you care about the oceans?" Tweet your answer to @greenopolis for free points and a chance to win 1,000 points! June 8th, Wednesday is the last day to enter the contest!  Don't miss out!

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Added by David Martel on June 9, 2011 at 9:39am — No Comments

Tweet @Greenopolis 4 Free Points!

"Why do you care about the oceans?" Tweet your answer to @greenopolis for free points and a chance to win 1,000 points! June 8th, Wednesday is the last day to enter the contest!  Don't miss out!

GREE14398

 

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Added by David Martel on June 9, 2011 at 9:39am — No Comments

Water Conservation Tips

Cross post from 3BLMedia.

Save water on World Oceans Day with this Green Guide Tip of the Week - turn off the faucet! Conserve this precious resource, water, as much as possible by shutting off the faucet when you brush your teeth, shave, even lather up. You can save gallons of water by doing so. One of my tips additionally is to plant native plants in your backyard or wherever you…

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Added by David Martel on June 9, 2011 at 9:03am — No Comments

CSRminute April 23, 2010

This is a cross posting from 3BLMedia





Fullbloom Baking Company has become the first LEED Platinum Certified private label bakery in the country. Platinum certification is the highest level of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design

award offered by the US Green Building Council. The bakery’s 95,000

square foot food manufacturing plant, bought by the company in 2006,

was retrofitted over two years with…

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Added by David Martel on April 26, 2010 at 5:41pm — No Comments

CSRminute: Fullbloom Baking Company's LEED Certification

Fullbloom Baking Company has become the first LEED Platinum Certified private label bakery in the country. Platinum certification is the highest level of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design

award offered by the US Green Building Council. The bakery’s 95,000

square foot food manufacturing plant, bought by the company in 2006,

was retrofitted over two years with upgrades in water and energy

efficiency, the use of eco-friendly materials, and design…

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Added by David Martel on April 26, 2010 at 5:37pm — No Comments

Outside Copenhagen, Real Move Toward Change: One Man Swims Thousands of Miles to Make Impact

Christopher Swain believes change is in the kid's hands and he's is starting a movement from the ocean up.



Christopher launched Swim for a Healthy World last Earth Day and he will swim 2,000 miles from Boston to DC to measure effects of climate change and pollution on the ocean and raise awareness about their harmful effects. So far, he's finding some pretty… Continue

Added by Jennifer Simckowitz on December 11, 2009 at 10:03am — No Comments

World Sight Day TODAY - October 8

As caring and dedicated individuals, we do our very best to ensure the people we love around us are safe and healthy. Unfortunately, in developing countries, this is a much more difficult task. I am informing you of World Sight Day on behalf of ORBIS International, a non-profit, global development organization whose mission is to eliminate avoidable blindness in developing countries. ORBIS envisions a world where no one is needlessly blind, where quality eye care, education and treatment are… Continue

Added by Melissa Minkalis on October 8, 2009 at 9:30am — 1 Comment

Have an idea that can change the world? Check out ChallengeYourWorld.com

Have you ever sat around with friends discussing how this world could be a better place? Did you end up with some darn good ideas that you would love to see happen, but don’t know how to go about doing it? If that’s the case then check out Challenge Your World.



Your ideas can change the world, and Challenge Your World is there to help (just like Home Depot’s “you can do it; we can help” motto). You’ll find a space where ideamakers and emerging entrepreneurs can get support,… Continue

Added by Sylvia Ng on September 24, 2009 at 8:25am — 1 Comment

Sports for Peace Down Under

Athletic competition has brought rivals together in peace since Spartans and Athenians met to test their skills in ancient Olympia. With its emphasis on fair play, team work, self discipline, and respect for the skill and athleticism of competitors, sports provides a natural bridge between cultures, religions, ethnic groups, and nations.



The summer 2009 Interfaith Sports for Peace Carnival in Perth, Australia, welcomed groups from diverse cultural, religious and socio-economic… Continue

Added by Ely Loew on September 8, 2009 at 4:57pm — No Comments

Get Involved – TV show and website that inspires

Have you ever watched the TVO television series called Get Involved? It showcases inspirational stories of people who are making a difference in their communities, mostly regular folks like you and me who have done some amazing things. There’s ROLF, an inventor who has taken his family home almost entirely off the municipal grid; Edney who wrote a book called “How to Change the World for 10 Bucks” to promote microphilanthropy; and Amanda, a 10 year old who raised over $100,000.00 for The Heart… Continue

Added by Sylvia Ng on August 14, 2009 at 4:28pm — No Comments

Indonique Tea & Chai Marketing Advice Sought

Hi everyone:



I'm seeking marketing advice from anyone that is willing to offer it. My company Indonique Tea & Chai cafe evacuated from New Orleans after Katrina and is rebuilding as a wholesale and internet retail company in New England with our New Orleans experience in mind. 10% of every sale we make, right off the top, is donated to fund programs in the communities where our teas are picked through NGOs like Mercy Corps and Feed the Children for oversight. Our goal for 2009 is… Continue

Added by George Constance on January 21, 2009 at 3:30pm — 5 Comments

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