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Major Leaguers Shine a Light on Teen Difference Makers

Nov 17, 2017 4:30 PM ET - Rachel and Hishaam are two teenagers changing the world for the better through volunteering.

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Pregnant and on the Run: We Must Do Better to Protect Refugees on Their Journeys to Motherhood

Nov 17, 2017 1:20 PM ET - Mary-Ann Etiebet, Executive Director of Merck for Mothers, writes about the importance of providing maternity care to refugee women, highlighting MfM partner Doctors of the World’s research, program, and advocacy efforts to ensure more equitable...

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LIXIL Marks World Toilet Day with Next Generation of SATO Products

Nov 16, 2017 1:15 PM ET - LIXIL Group Corporation, a global leader in the housing and building industry, is marking World Toilet Day (November 19) with the roll-out in multiple states in India of its new series of innovative SATO products. SATO is a first-of-its-kind line of...

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Businesses Commend Virginia for Leadership in Cutting Carbon Emissions and Promoting Clean Energy

Nov 16, 2017 10:15 AM ET - Businesses across Virginia are commending Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s proposed rule that would cut carbon dioxide emissions from the Commonwealth’s electricity sector by 30 percent between 2020 and 2030. The McAuliffe Administration will present...

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The U.S. Is Tackling Global Warming, Even if Trump Isn’t

Nov 16, 2017 10:10 AM ET - "American leaders from state capitols, city halls and businesses across the country have shown up in force, and we have delivered a unified message to the world: American society remains committed to our pledge under the agreement."...

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Aflac Holiday Duck Has a Huge Heart in Fight Against Childhood Cancer

Nov 16, 2017 8:35 AM ET - It’s a warm and fuzzy gift. It’s a keepsake collectable. But, most importantly, it’s a way for anyone and everyone to give from their hearts in the crusade against childhood cancer.

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GSK Honors Triangle Nonprofits Making a Positive Impact on Health Outcomes

Nov 16, 2017 8:00 AM ET - Ten nonprofits will receive $40,000 to support healthy eating, quality employment and education, affordable housing, and other social determinants of health.

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First Living Product Challenge Petal Certified Flooring Captures Awards in Healthcare Design

Nov 15, 2017 2:15 PM ET - Mohawk Group, a leading commercial flooring company known for cutting-edge and innovative flooring solutions, announced today that the company’s Lichen carpet plank collection is a winning product in the prestigious Nightingale Awards program at the...

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Children Across America Need Your Help

Nov 15, 2017 11:35 AM ET - 1 in 6 children across America struggle with hunger. We hear stories every day from teachers, community leaders and parents about children who simply don’t have enough food to eat. We need your help to change that.

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Novartis, ASCP and ACS Join Forces to Fight Cancer in Ethiopia, Uganda and Tanzania

Nov 15, 2017 10:25 AM ET - Objective is to provide patients with rapid cancer diagnostics and appropriate care First focus will be on Ethiopia, Uganda and Tanzania Cancer is on the rise in Africa, with...

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Three Best Practices to Remember When Choosing a Sustainability Framework

Nov 15, 2017 8:05 AM ET - As early trading and bartering have grown into a booming, trillion dollar world economy over the last several hundred years, so has the need for companies to reevaluate how they are participating in this economy. ...

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Reflections from Uganda: Partnerships to Eliminate Disease

Nov 14, 2017 2:50 PM ET - There is nothing more inspiring to me than observing the direct impact that collaboration and partnership can have on communities in need. Last month, I was fortunate to join Pfizer colleagues and partners on a trip to Moroto, Uganda. We journeyed...

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The Diabetes Research Institute: Moving Groundbreaking Research From the Lab to Patients

Nov 14, 2017 2:15 PM ET - November is Diabetes Awareness month, and a time to elevate the dialogue about how this disease affects millions of people across the world. For those living with and managing the disease every day, a world free from the pain and suffering of...

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Engaging Hearts and Minds in Our People – Safe Enough for Our Families

Nov 14, 2017 11:10 AM ET - n our 2016 Sustainability Report, “Safe Enough for Our Families” is the phrase that captures one of our core values, guides our efforts and and supports the safety and health of our people at work, at home and in their communities. Working safely...

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Whole Cities Foundation Awards 44 Community First Grants to Increase Healthy Food Access in Local Communities Across the U.S.

Nov 14, 2017 10:20 AM ET - Today, Whole Cities Foundation, an independent nonprofit foundation established by Whole Foods Market, announced 44 new Community First Grant recipients. Now in its second year, the Community First Grant Program aims to support partnerships between...

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Safety Gets Top Billing at De Beers Group

Nov 14, 2017 8:30 AM ET - All round the Group, people held special sessions where the emphasis was on the need to be vigilant on safety – at work, on the way to and from work and at home. The company takes the view that safety does not stop at the mine gate but extends to...

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How Women Leaders in Technology Transform the Non-Profit World

Nov 13, 2017 8:20 PM ET - In recent years, the nonprofit sector has witnessed more women ascending to technology management positions. These leaders are on the front lines of discussions on management and employee engagement. And at a time when many organizations are...

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First Annual Stephen R. Kellert Biophilic Design Award Goes to Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

Nov 13, 2017 2:20 PM ET - The International Living Future Institute (ILFI), in partnership with Interface, honored the late scholar and Yale University social ecologist Stephen R. Kellert’s legacy with the first ever, Biophilic Design Award at the Greenbuild Expo in Boston...

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Join Our Quest for an Alzheimer’s Cure

Nov 13, 2017 12:50 PM ET - Alzheimer’s disease is an overwhelming degenerative condition for individuals and the family members who care for them. Yet there is hope in the promise of new research. Donors can help bring that promise to fruition by supporting innovative, high-...

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Astellas USA Foundation Grant Supports Free Physicals During Special Olympics Illinois’ 19th Annual MedFest

Nov 13, 2017 12:25 PM ET - For those living with intellectual disabilities, subtle stigma and discrimination can compromise the quality of health care they receive. To address this issue, Astellas USA Foundation provided a grant and recruited Astellas volunteers to support SO...

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The Secret to Aging Well

Nov 13, 2017 11:25 AM ET - I just turned 60. It’s an interesting age. Passed the years of fearing the “F’s” (The Big 40 & 50), I have found this birthday easy to embrace. I’m more confident and knowledgeable and less insecure about the march of time across my limbs. I am...

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Diabetes Research Institute Foundation: Focused on Finding a Cure

Nov 13, 2017 9:30 AM ET - During November’s Diabetes Awareness Month and World Diabetes Day on November 14, our communities take notice of this global health threat that continues to grow. Diabetes is a disease that can strike anyone, from any walk of life. And it does at an...

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The Most In-Depth EHS & Sustainability Staffing Research Available

Nov 13, 2017 8:00 AM ET - If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you will find The National Association of Environmental Management’s (NAEM) EHS & Sustainability Staffing, Structure and Budgets report extremely valuable.

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Punjab Province in Pakistan Signs Agreement With Novartis Access Against Chronic Diseases

Nov 11, 2017 10:15 AM ET - Today, the provincial government of Punjab in Pakistan signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Novartis to roll out Novartis Access. Poor patients in the province of Punjab will soon have free access to high-quality medicines from the Novartis...

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GSK Honors 10 Philadelphia-Area Nonprofits Making a Positive Impact

Nov 10, 2017 8:00 AM ET - GSK today announced the GSK IMPACT Award Winners for the Philadelphia region in a ceremony at GSK’s Navy Yard site. Ten local nonprofits were awarded $40,000 each in recognition of their outstanding contributions to a healthier Philadelphia region.

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