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Each and every one of the CITGO Fast Lube locations and nearly 6,000 CITGO gas stations is locally owned and independently operated. The local business owners who manage these locations provide jobs to hardworking Americans and generate local, state and federal taxes that support important programs across the nation. They are also philanthropic leaders. For example, many CITGO Marketers and Retailers are members of their local chambers of commerce, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Lion’s Club and Rotary Club, as well as volunteer firefighters.
Vigilant Global mentors LCCHS students for the third year in a row going into the FIRST Robotics competition.
If only sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) were simple and easy to execute. On the contrary, their very complexity is shifting and shaping the current and global professional landscape. And with these changes come a host of new questions, a bevy of new challenges, countless creative successes, and even more demoralizing failures as businesses, nonprofits, governments, and individuals attempt to embrace sustainability and CSR on both the professional and personal levels.
Domestic violence shelters throughout the United States report that the economy continues to affect women significantly – with domestic violence increasing for the third straight year, and government cutbacks decreasing shelters’ ability to help victims. The abuse is reportedly more severe, and victims are struggling to find jobs and shelters, according to the most recent Mary Kay Truth About Abuse national survey.
The basis for the Balfour Beatty Construction Sustainability Vision: a balance of concern for Profitable Markets, Environmental Limits, and Healthy Communities. We believe at the heart of a sustainable business lies the creation, care, and responsible use of assets – whether those assets be people or time, capital investment, land use or water, we must use those resources responsibly. For more information, visit www.balfourbeattyus.com/sustainability.
People are our most valuable resource Darden has grown to become the largest full-service restaurant company in the world, providing more than one million guest experiences every day.
Symantec’s Volunteer of the Quarter initiative highlights and rewards those employees who dedicate their time and talents to those in need. Symantec has a long and proud history of encouraging its employees to volunteer. While the driving force of our efforts is largely altruistic, there is even more to volunteering than giving back to the community. Volunteering makes Symantec a better place to work, so employees are helping both the company and the organizations they volunteer for.