GRI's Focal Point USA Opens First Conference; VolunteerMatch Hosts Client Summit; Ingenium Offers Recycling Ideas at Seattle Science Conference - CSR Minute for May 22, 2012

Primary tabs

GRI's Focal Point USA Opens First Conference; VolunteerMatch Hosts Client Summit; Ingenium Offers Recycling Ideas at Seattle Science Conference - CSR Minute for May 22, 2012

tweet me:
#GRI's Focal Point USA Opens 1st Conference; @VolunteerMatch Hosts Client Summit; Ingenium Offers #Recycling Ideas http://3bl.me/gre57 #CSR

Multimedia from this Release

Summary

The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012 - 3:45pm

CAMPAIGN: The CSR Minute

CONTENT: Press Release

The Global Reporting Initiative’s Focal Point USA opens its first conference in St. Louis today. More than 300 sustainability professionals will discuss trends in reporting. Focal Point USA is a regional expansion program of GRI, and is supported by Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG, and PwC U.S.

VolunteerMatch hosted its annual Client Summit at GAP headquarters in San Francisco last week. Attendees heard presentations from cause marketing pioneer Carol Cone of Edelman and Meg Garlinghouse, Head of Social Impact at LinkedIn. Awards for volunteer programs and practices were given to Morgan Stanley, Old National Bank, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, and Walmart. The event was supported by GAP Inc., Charles Schwab, and 3BL Media.

Gary Lundstedt, Executive Director of Ingenium, is a featured panel member at the Washington Biotechnology and Biomedical Association Sustainable Science Conference today in Seattle. Lundstedt will address current opportunities for recycling and other sustainable solutions to handle and to reduce bio waste.

For more information on these and other stories, go to thecsrminute.com

Video source: The Global Reporting Initiative’s Focal Point USA opens first conference; VolunteerMatch Hosts Client Summit; Ingenium Offers Recycling Ideas at Seattle Science Conference

Keywords: 3bl Media | Events, Media & Communications | CSR Minute | Corporate Social Responsibility | Focal Point USA | GRI | Recycling | Seattle | VolunteerMatch | Volunteering | Washington Biotechnology and Biomedical Association Sustainable Science Conference

CAMPAIGN: The CSR Minute

CONTENT: Press Release

parse.ly