Socially Responsible Investing News releases that feature socially responsible business endeavors and announcements are found in this section. Stories may include industry awards, government grants, philanthropy, eco-friendly developments, and general reports of business engagement in responsible socio-economic practices.

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08:00 ET College Consulting Company Creates College Scholarship

Emerson Educational Consulting is happy to announce that they will be offering a $1000 scholarship to a deserving high school senior to help with...


Jan 23, 2017, 14:22 ET Colgate-Palmolive and Black Girls CODE Aim to Create a Brighter Future for Young African American Girls During Black History Month

To honor Black History Month, Colgate-Palmolive will partner with Black Girls CODE on a campaign focused on helping more young girls of color learn...


Jan 20, 2017, 09:30 ET Top Minds in Social Impact and Innovation Convene in Salt Lake City for the Third Annual Winter Innovation Summit

A world-renowned group of more than 120 experts will converge on Salt Lake City, along with 500 guests, for the third annual Winter Innovation...


Jan 18, 2017, 16:20 ET AEP Joins Army PaYS Program To Provide Private Sector Job Opportunities For Veterans

American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) has joined the U.S. Army Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS), a program designed to accelerate the transition...


Jan 18, 2017, 09:25 ET Princess Grace Foundation-USA Announces 2017 Applications for Princess Grace Awards in Theater, Playwriting, Dance Performance, Choreography and Film

The Princess Grace Foundation-USA (PGF-USA) announces the availability of applications for the 34th annual Princess Grace Awards in Theater,...


Jan 17, 2017, 10:37 ET Navatar and Invest Europe Partner to Help Private Equity Fund Managers Find Their 'ESG Mindset' in Upcoming Virtual Roundtable

Roughly one in four investors are now willing to reject a fund commitment based on environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) principles....


Jan 11, 2017, 08:55 ET Clarkston Consulting Accepting Applications for 2017 Clarkston Scholars Program

Clarkston Consulting, a leading management and technology consulting firm, continues to accept applications for the 2017 Clarkston Scholars...


Jan 10, 2017, 10:00 ET 49 Southern California Prep Stars Receive Nomination To Play In 2017 McDonald's All American Games

McDonald's is pleased to announce the 720 high school seniors who have been nominated to play in the 2017 McDonald's All American Games. This...


Jan 05, 2017, 13:00 ET Brident Dental lanza el programa "Smiles for Schools" en apoyo a escuelas secundarias locales

ORANGE, California, 5 de enero de 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Brident Dental & Orthodontics, un líder en cuidado de la salud bucal...


Jan 05, 2017, 13:00 ET Brident Dental Launches "Smiles for Schools" Support for Local High Schools

Brident Dental & Orthodontics, a leader in accessible, affordable, high-quality oral health care, today launched "Smiles for Schools," a...


Jan 05, 2017, 05:30 ET Banfield Pet Hospital® Charitable Efforts Helped Make A Better World For More Than 145,000 Pets In Need In 2016

In 2016, Banfield Pet Hospital cared for more than 2.5 million dogs and 500,000 cats through its network of more than 960 hospitals across the...


Dec 20, 2016, 09:00 ET MFA Design for Social Innovation to Host Design Summit

MFA Design for Social Innovation (DSI) at the School of Visual Arts in New York will host Measured Summit, a two-day gathering in January 2017, to...


Dec 19, 2016, 13:23 ET Boston Community Capital and MassDevelopment Awarded $3 Million for Work in Massachusetts' Gateway Cities

The Kresge Foundation is awarding $3 million to Boston Community Capital's (BCC) loan fund to invest in Massachusetts' Gateway Cities, small to...


Dec 15, 2016, 16:48 ET Gateway Health Donates Diapers And Supplies To Catholic Charities' Pregnancy & Parenting

In the spirit of the Christmas season, Gateway Health today delivered over 400 boxes of diapers to Catholic Charities, to be distributed to the...


Dec 15, 2016, 09:00 ET SASB Continues to Strengthen Investor Advisory Group

The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) today announced the addition of ten founding members to its previously announced Investor...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET John Hancock Investments expands its sustainable investment lineup, launching two new ESG funds

John Hancock Investments today announced the addition of two new funds focused on integrating environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues...


Dec 13, 2016, 11:30 ET Big Lots' 'Give Big For Kids' Campaign Raises $3.6 Million To Support Nationwide Children's Hospital

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) announced today that its 2016 "Give Big for Kids" campaign raised $3.6 million for lifesaving pediatric research and...


Dec 12, 2016, 09:05 ET 45 Inc. Supports Alzheimer's Research

Alabama-based premier sales and marketing company 45 Inc. recently raised funds through a walk and basketball tournament to benefit the Alzheimer's...


Dec 08, 2016, 08:00 ET Nobel Laureate Claude Cohen-Tannoudji Inspires Students To Pursue Their Passion For Science And Engineering At Brno University Of Technology, Czech Republic

Professor Claude Cohen-Tannoudji, winner of the 1997 Nobel Prize in physics, inspired more than 1,200 students and faculty at Brno University of...


Dec 06, 2016, 19:04 ET Mayor Libby Schaaf Announces Major $1.7M Philanthropic Investment to Help Create Safe & Affordable Space for Oakland's Arts Community

Today, Mayor Libby Schaaf announced $1.7 million in philanthropic funds to support sustainable, long-term solutions to creating affordable, safe...


Dec 06, 2016, 08:00 ET KIND Celebrates Extraordinary Individuals Uniting the Nation through Kindness

Today, The KIND Foundation – a 501c3 started by KIND Healthy Snacks – announces the winners of its philanthropic program, KIND People, and launches...


Dec 05, 2016, 11:07 ET Pin Oak Holdings announces it has closed on a $100 million equity investment led by Dauphine Midstream and Mercuria Energy

Pin Oak Holdings, LLC ("Pin Oak" or the "Company") announced today that it has closed on a $100 million equity investment led by Dauphine...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:22 ET Steelcase Education Launches Third Annual Grant To Award Forward Thinking Schools With Active Learning Classrooms

Today, Steelcase Education launched the third annual Active Learning Center (ALC) Grant cycle, a program that provides modern and flexible...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:00 ET The Avon Foundation For Women Launches First-Of-Its-Kind Collaborative To Create Sexual Assault Action Plans On College Campuses

Today, the Avon Foundation for Women announced the launch of the first multi-disciplinary collaborative of 20 colleges and universities across the...


Dec 01, 2016, 09:00 ET Lokai Partners with (RED) to Support the Fight Against AIDS

In honor of World AIDS Day, Lokai, a socially-responsible lifestyle brand representing the importance of finding balance along life's journey,...