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HACR Responds to Violence on Capitol Hill

Fri, 01/08/2021 - 4:30am
The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) condemns the violent insurrection on January 6, 2021 in which the United States Capitol was overrun by a mob of rioters.

IBM and the Alliance to End Plastic Waste to Create Data Platform to Help Track Global Plastic Waste in the Environment

Thu, 01/07/2021 - 10:45am
IBM (NYSE: IBM) and The Alliance to End Plastic Waste ("Alliance") today announced IBM will join the Alliance as a Supporting Member.

Xylem Donates 300,000 Units of PPE to Essential Workers

Thu, 01/07/2021 - 10:05am
Xylem, a leading global water technology company, has donated and delivered more than 300,000 pieces of PPE to frontline workers in 2020, working alongside its partners. The personal protective equipment went to healthcare facilities and to water utility operators working to keep essential services flowing in local communities.

Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympic Games: Young People Put Olympic Values Into Action

Thu, 01/07/2021 - 1:55am
One year ago, Lausanne hosted the Opening Ceremony of the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Lausanne 2020, living up to its symbolic second name: the Olympic Capital.

United Airlines Commits to 100% Green Carbon Neutral by 2050

Wed, 01/06/2021 - 12:35pm
We recognize the role we play as an airline in contributing to climate change and therefore our responsibility in solving it.

Nature Valley Collaborates With Daveed Diggs to Remake “I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)” to Celebrate Restoring Access to 10,000 Miles of National Park Trails

Wed, 01/06/2021 - 12:35pm
Nature Valley and the National Park Foundation (NPF) announced today the completion of a three-year project to restore access to 10,000 miles of national park trails, which is equivalent to flying from New York City to Sydney.

International Paper Foundation Awards $90,000 to Riegelwood, N.C. Area Schools and Non-Profit Groups in 2020

Wed, 01/06/2021 - 12:05pm
The International Paper Riegelwood Mill awarded $90,000 in International Paper Foundation grants to 32 area educational and non-profit groups in 2020, demonstrating the company’s commitment to education, hunger, health & wellness, disaster relief and initiatives that improve our planet.

New Resource Guide Released on Sustainable Animal Feed, Helps Companies Navigate Environmental Impacts of Rising Demand for Animal Protein

Wed, 01/06/2021 - 10:00am
The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) released today the Resource Guide on Sustainable Animal Feed, a digital resource created to help companies in the animal feed supply chain better understand and address how the demand for animal protein products – and subsequently animal feed –  affects the environment, including air, land, soil, water and biodiversity.

Solidia Technologies Named a Global Cleantech 100 Company for Fourth Year

Wed, 01/06/2021 - 9:00am
Cleantech Group named Solidia Technologies® a 2021 Global Cleantech 100 Company, the fourth year the sustainable cement and concrete technology company was so honored.

Tetra Tech High Performance Buildings COVID Task Force Shares Strategies for Healthier Buildings

Wed, 01/06/2021 - 8:00am
Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, our High Performance Buildings Group has conducted research into the role that mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) design can play in mitigating the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 in the built environment.

The National Mentoring Partnership Celebrates January As National Mentoring Month With Mentoring Amplifies Movement

Tue, 01/05/2021 - 9:10am
January is National Mentoring Month and this year, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership, is announcing its Mentoring Amplifies campaign in partnership with American Student Assistance (ASA).

HACR Announces New Board Chair and Executive Committee

Tue, 01/05/2021 - 2:30am
The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) board of directors is pleased to announce the election of Ramiro Cavazos as board chair.

Partners Working Together to Help Landowners Restore and Manage Longleaf Pine Forests in Mississippi and Alabama

Tue, 01/05/2021 - 2:25am
Around Lucedale, Mississippi, an unusual mix of partners is working together to restore one of the South’s iconic forests.

Land Betterment Corporation Recaps a Year of Resilience and Progress

Tue, 01/05/2021 - 1:55am
Land Betterment Corporation (“Land Betterment” or the “Company”), an environmental solutions company fostering positive impact through upcycling former coal mining sites to create sustainable community development and job creation, is pleased to highlight its milestone achievements during 2020.

Rockwell Automation Launches Milwaukee's First Math Week Dec. 14-18

Mon, 01/04/2021 - 3:00am
Rockwell Automation, in partnership with MIND Research Institute and Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS), launched its first Milwaukee Math Week Challenge on Monday, Dec. 14, at 8 a.m. through midnight Friday, Dec. 18.

The General Mills Foundation and UNCF Present the 31st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Breakfast Featuring Dr. Bernice King and Ambassador Andrew Young

Mon, 01/04/2021 - 2:10am
The 2021 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Breakfast will feature a conversation between Dr. Bernice King and former United States Ambassador Andrew Young, who will share their memories and insights of Dr. King, his leadership and the urgency of his message today. The event will take place Monday, Jan. 18, 2021 at 9 a.m. CST at MLKBreakfast.com.

FPT Industrial Partners With Green Pea - The World's First Green Retail Park

Fri, 01/01/2021 - 9:00am
Leading energy transition towards an increasingly sustainable transport model not only requires expertise and state-of-the-art technology, but also practical and accessible solutions that demonstrate that an environmentally conscious way of living and consuming is achievable in the present and not just a vision for the future.

Alliance for Community Trees Groups are United in an Effort to Plant Trees for a Better Tomorrow

Thu, 12/31/2020 - 9:10am
Local impact happens when community-based tree planting organizations create projects that involve citizens, schools, churches, and government. This is the work of the 160 members of the Alliance for Community Trees program. These passionate nonprofit organizations are the boots on the ground — a grass-roots network united in their purpose of improving communities and towns across the country with trees.

Cleaning With a Purpose, American Airlines Earns STAR Accreditation From the Global Biorisk Advisory Council

Wed, 12/30/2020 - 2:50am
American is the first airline to achieve GBAC STAR™ accreditation from the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC) for its entire fleet of aircraft and Admirals Club lounges.

United Airlines Brings Santa Claus Float and Gifts to Residents at Warren Village

Wed, 12/30/2020 - 1:50am
On Saturday, Dec. 12, Warren Village, a Denver-based organization focused on helping low-income, single-parent families make the journey from poverty to self-sufficiency, received a visit from Santa & Mrs. Claus, thanks to United Airlines.