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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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Roadie Recap: Balancing the STEM Equation

Nov 16, 2017 1:00 PM ET - Hopefully by now, you’ve heard all about our latest women in STEM-themed series, A Balanced Equation! But what you might not know is that behind the scenes, an awesome bunch of Roadtrip Nation roadies—Mimi, Jen, Kelsey, and Ellen—have been visiting...

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TransCanada Recognized as a Global Energy Leader

Nov 16, 2017 1:00 PM ET - TransCanada recognized as a global energy leader by Thomson Reuters and by RE$EARCH Infosource Inc. as one of Canada’s Top 100 Corporate R&D Spenders 2017

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Chevrolet Offers Corvette Carbon 65 for Auction at Barrett-Jackson to Benefit Bush Center Military Service Initiative

Nov 16, 2017 12:45 PM ET - GM and Chevrolet are teaming up with the George W. Bush Presidential Center to honor and support those who have served and sacrificed to protect the security and freedom of all Americans.

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Atlanta McIlwraith From Timberland on How She Supports Innovative Approaches to Natural Restoration Around the World and in Her Own Hometown

Nov 16, 2017 12:30 PM ET - We recently sat down with Atlanta McIlwraith (@timberland_ATL), Senior Manager of Community Engagement at Timberland, to learn about the exciting work Timberland is doing to re-introduce organic crops and support communities with urban greening...

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U.S. Chamber Foundation Announces Winners of 18th Annual Corporate Citizenship Awards

Nov 16, 2017 11:35 AM ET - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation last night named the winners of its annual Corporate Citizenship Awards, recognizing businesses for making a significant, positive impact on the communities and societies in which they operate.

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How to Support Special Olympic Athletes Outside the Sports Arena

Nov 16, 2017 11:35 AM ET - Special Olympic hockey star Daniel Davila appears live on "GMA". Voya Financial is donating $1 to Special Olympics for every ”comment,” “like” and “share” — up to $500,000. The Invest In Something Special effort runs through Nov. 19, 2017...

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CSD Learns recibió una subvención de $75,000 de

Nov 16, 2017 11:30 AM ET - Communication Service for the Deaf (CSD) Learns anunció que la organización recibió una subvención de $75,000 de Wells Fargo Foundation para crear una serie piloto de educación financiera en lenguaje de señas americano (ASL, por sus siglas en inglés...

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CSD Learns Awarded $75,000 Grant From Wells Fargo

Nov 16, 2017 11:30 AM ET - Communication Service for the Deaf (CSD) Learns announced that the organization received a $75,000 grant from the Wells Fargo Foundation to create a pilot American Sign Language (ASL) Financial Education Series. Content from Wells Fargo’s Hands On...

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BNY Mellon Earns Perfect Score in 2018 Corporate Equality Index

Nov 16, 2017 11:15 AM ET - BNY Mellon received a perfect 100 percent score on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) workplace...

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Beth Rattner's Biomimicry Podcast Featured on Episode 56 - Regen360

Nov 16, 2017 11:00 AM ET - For much of our history, we’ve struggled against nature, even working to tame it as we built civilizations. However, the field of Biomimicry turns the issue around 180 degrees and shows us how to learn from nature as our best teacher. If we study...

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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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Business Value of Pro Bono: Take Social Impact Further

Nov 16, 2017 10:15 AM ET - Every part of the business is expected to provide a return on investment for the company, including corporate social responsibility (CSR) and philanthropy departments. That means CSR professionals need to demonstrate the impact of their programs for...

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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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Net Impact Awards "Chapter of the Year" Honors

Nov 16, 2017 10:00 AM ET - Net Impact, the leading global nonprofit that mobilizes the next generation to use their skills and careers to make a positive impact on the world, released the 2017 Chapter of the Year winners, a designation awarded to one outstanding Chapter in...

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Subaru Debuts New Advertising Campaign for 2017 Share the Love® Event

Nov 16, 2017 10:00 AM ET - To mark the start of its annual Share the Love® event, Subaru of America has debuted a new advertising campaign featuring the heartwarming stories of real people whose lives have been touched by the program, as well as the automaker's national...

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GM Earns Perfect Score on Equality Index

Nov 16, 2017 9:45 AM ET - GM scored a perfect 100 on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index conducted by the Human Rights Campaign, a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality. 2018 makes it six years in a row...

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General Mills Signs on to World Cocoa Foundation's Joint Frameworks for Action to Combat Deforestation

Nov 16, 2017 9:30 AM ET - General Mills joins leading companies in an agreement to end deforestation, protect national parks from illegal cocoa production and develop alternative livelihoods for affected smallholder farmers in Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana. The two countries...

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Wells Fargo and NeighborWorks America Celebrate 15,000 NeighborhoodLIFT Homeowners Created at AtlanticLIVE's CSR Conference

Nov 16, 2017 9:30 AM ET - Every day at work, Natasha Jones teaches adults with mental disabilities daily life skills. But outside of work, she was unsatisfied with her home life. After almost 13 years of living in public housing in Jacksonville, Florida, she was ready to own...

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Consumers Energy Program Installed New Water Heater at Kalamazoo Gospel Mission

Nov 16, 2017 9:30 AM ET - BY: Mike Krafcik KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) — Crews installed new hot water heaters at the Kalamazoo Gospel Mission thanks to Consumers Energy. The upgrades are part of a company-funded program to help non-profits save money on...

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Ray C. Anderson Foundation Divests From Fossil Fuel Investments

Nov 16, 2017 9:15 AM ET - “Fossil fuel divestment is both ethically and fiscally responsible,” said John A. Lanier, executive director of the Ray C. Anderson Foundation and one of Ray’s five grandchildren. “Investment has consequences, and we intend for our assets to grow by...

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Domtar Sustainability: Simple Idea. Big Savings

Nov 16, 2017 9:15 AM ET - How do you heat more with less? Reuse the heat you have. That is what our Rothschild, Wisconsin, mill did by installing a heat exchanger to warm incoming process water with outgoing process water. The idea is simple. Instead of being lost to the...

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Racing to Protect Forests and Local Jobs

Nov 16, 2017 9:10 AM ET - Did you know that the forest products industry employs nearly 2.7 million workers in the U.S.? Or that large, uninterrupted forests are habitat to 60% of the U.S.’s at-risk wildlife? Did you know that the security of America’s forestland has...

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CLP Shares New Trends in Corporate Sustainability Reporting

Nov 16, 2017 9:00 AM ET - In the last two decades, there has been a manifold increase in the number of reporting requirements and guidance documents related to corporate reporting on ESG issues as governments, nonprofits, stock exchanges and others look to companies for...

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BSR Alumni Discuss the Evolution of Sustainable Business Over the Past 25 Years

Nov 16, 2017 9:00 AM ET - At the BSR Conference 2017, a panel of BSR alumni, including Amazon's Kara Hurst; Levi Strauss & Co.'s Michael Kobori; and Alliance of Green Consumption and Green Supply Chain, China, and The Sustainability Consortium's Wei Dong...

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