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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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,...


Nov 30, 2016, 12:00 ET The Wendy's Company Announces Partnership with EPA's ENERGY STAR® Program

Today, The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) announced that it has joined EPA's ENERGY STAR program as an ENERGY STAR partner. Wendy's®, through its...


Nov 29, 2016, 09:50 ET The Salvation Army Celebrates Giving Tuesday, Encourages Supporters to Start Their Own #RedKettleReason Fundraisers

In celebration of the fifth annual Giving Tuesday, a day promoting global giving fueled by social media, The Salvation Army is encouraging...


Nov 29, 2016, 09:38 ET Veteran on disability files claim against Raymond James

The law firm of Securities Fraud Attorney Mark A. Tepper has filed claim against Raymond James Financial Services Inc. (NYSE: RJF), on behalf of an...


Nov 29, 2016, 09:37 ET Sheraton Hotels & Resorts Kicks off Giving Season and Joins the Global #GivingTuesday Movement

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR), has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses...


Nov 28, 2016, 02:00 ET Austria y UNIDO apoyarán la Global Impact Investment Foundation

- Austria y UNIDO firman una declaración conjunta para apoyar la Global Impact Investment Foundation Se alcanza un importante hito para la...


Nov 28, 2016, 02:00 ET L'Autriche et UNIDO signent une déclaration commune visant à soutenir la Global Impact Investment Foundation

Une étape majeure est franchie pour l'investissement à impact social et l'entrepreneuriat social La déclaration commune signée par Christian...


Nov 22, 2016, 13:00 ET From Fair Trade Farmers To Flavor Gurus, Ben & Jerry's Gives Thanks

While recognizing the tremendous challenges we face as a global community, Ben & Jerry's can wholeheartedly get behind a holiday that...


Nov 18, 2016, 05:00 ET Global Citizen Releases Health Accountability Report on Eve of Inaugural India Festival

Today, international advocacy organization Global Citizen released its most recent accountability report, tracking progress for global health...


Nov 17, 2016, 13:35 ET A un mes de Hábitat III, TECHO destaca la importancia de dar continuidad a los compromisos asumidos y priorizar la realidad de los asentamientos informales en América Latina

En el camino que acaba de empezar hacia la implementación de los acuerdos que se establecieron en Hábitat III, la conferencia de las Naciones...


Nov 15, 2016, 11:41 ET DTE Energy matches $100,000 in development grants for St. Clair, Harbor Beach

DTE Energy has matched two economic development grants from the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) to assist St. Clair County and the...


Nov 15, 2016, 11:12 ET Closed Loop Fund's First $20M of Investments in Recycling Infrastructure Demonstrates Recycling Makes Economic Sense For Cities And Industry this America Recycles Day

Closed Loop Fund, an investment fund that finances recycling infrastructure and sustainable manufacturing technologies to advance the circular...


Nov 15, 2016, 11:06 ET BetterInvesting Top 100 Index Was Down for October But Increased 13.3% for 5 Years

At the end of October, the BetterInvesting Top 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 13.3 percent...


Nov 11, 2016, 10:33 ET Wendy's Celebrates National Adoption Night in South Florida

In honor of National Adoption Awareness Month in November, Wendy's® restaurants across the country, including hundreds of locations in South...


Nov 11, 2016, 10:00 ET Wounded Veteran Receives Keys To New, Mortgage-Free Home In Virginia

U.S. Army Sgt. Matthew White with his two dogs Nike and Toffee recently received the keys to a new mortgage-free and fully-furnished Centex home in...


Nov 10, 2016, 16:25 ET Georgia Power Foundation funds new protective equipment for Atlanta Police Department

Georgia Power today announced a $900,000 donation from the Georgia Power Foundation to the Atlanta Police Foundation to benefit the Atlanta Police...


Nov 07, 2016, 13:00 ET Largest Solar Barn Raising in Virginia Generates Funds for World Relief

More than 30 volunteers gathered at the Harrisonburg Gift & Thrift Store, on November 5th for a solar 'barn raising' that highlighted robust...


Nov 07, 2016, 12:00 ET Honeywell And NASA Bring STEM Education To Life With Hip-Hop Dance And Beats

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) and NASA are bringing FMA Live! Forces in Motion, an award-winning hip-hop educational experience, to Oklahoma this fall;...


Nov 03, 2016, 15:18 ET Community Capital Management Invests $25 Million in Innovative Impact Investing Asset-Backed Securities

Community Capital Management, Inc. (CCM), a leading fixed income impact investing manager, today announced new innovative financing activities on...