For the tenth consecutive year, UPS employees around the globe are coming together during October to participate in Global Volunteer Month.
Sears launched Team Up to Stop Bullying in August 2012 as the first solutions-and service-based anti-bullying coalition, launched by a major retailer, to provide immediate solutions that parents and schools can implement today. The program offers expertise from more than 70 coalition members to help children who have been bullied find answers, give parents effective ways to prevent and resolve bullying and guide educators on how to establish bully reform programs at their school.
Microsoft's new global philanthropic initiative will help 300 million youth in the next three years.
Capital One recognizes that financial literacy and money management skills are crucial building blocks for economic success. We invest in programs to set individuals of all ages on the path to a life of fiscal responsibility and economic self‐reliance. Learn more at www.capitalone.com/investingforgood.
Responsible energy management and efficiency improvements help conserve natural resources as well as benefiting our bottom line. We connect millions of people every day, and the more voice, data and video content we deliver, the more capacity — and power — is required to run the network. The rising cost of energy impacts our business.
Boost stakeholder engagement and brand reputation with a cutting-edge CR reporting and communications strategy November 20th-21st 2012, Thistle Marble Arch, London www.ethicalcorp.com/reporting
These blog posts cover how corporate social responsibility is being changed by social media.
Increasingly, corporate executives must find new ways to address the social, economic, and environmental effects of doing business while balancing conflicting demands on their attention, time, and resources. Emphasizing the alignment of corporate social responsibility (CSR) with business strategy, Corporate Social Responsibility: Strategies to Create Business and Social Value, is a program that helps you define priorities, integrate social responsibility throughout your business, and build social and business value.
October is Fair Trade Month, a time when conscious consumers and ethically-minded brands unite to celebrate and promote Fair Trade. A variety of education events, in-store sampling programs and online initiatives help increase awareness and sales of Fair Trade Certified products, ultimately leading to greater impact for farmers and workers in developing countries.