Corporate Social Responsibility Weekly Recap (September 9, 2015 – September 17, 2015)
The following releases focus on Corporate Social Responsibility and moved during the week of September 9, 2015 – September 17, 2015.
BALTIMORE -- Health Care for the Homeless Receives $50,000 Grant from UnitedHealthcare Source: UnitedHealthcare
PHOENIX -- Top U.S. Companies Bring Nationwide Hiring Effort to Phoenix, Connecting Thousands of Young Job Seekers to Economic Opportunity Source: Schultz Family Foundation
DETROIT -- Wells Fargo HomeLIFT Program to Help Detroit, Five Wayne County Cities Source: Wells Fargo & Company
CHICAGO -- The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Celebrates Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day With Launch of Registration Source: Bank of America
MINNETONKA, Minn. -- UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation Awards 10,000th Medical Grant; Continues to Assist Families with Children's Medical Expenses Source: UnitedHealthcare
NEW YORK -- Alcoa Named Sustainability Leader on Dow Jones Indices for Fourteenth Consecutive Year Source: Alcoa
CINCINNATI -- P&G Announces New Goal to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 30% Source: Procter & Gamble
INDIANAPOLIS -- American Lung Association Receives $2 Million Grant from United Health Foundation to Help Build Healthier Communities in the Midwest Source: United Health Foundation
LONDON -- City Veterans’ Network first charity dinner targets six figure sum Source: Citi
NEW YORK -- JPMorgan Chase and Employees to Donate up to $2 Million to Aid Refugee Crisis in Europe Source: JPMorgan Chase & Co.
OCEANSIDE, Calif. -- Reading Event Celebrates UnitedHealthcare's Donation of Reading Stations and Children's Books to Vista Community Clinic Source: UnitedHealthcare
LONDON -- Coca-Cola Enterprises Joins Dow Jones Sustainability Index Listing Source: Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc.
DEARBORN, Mich. -- Ford and USC Shoah Foundation Expanding IWitness Detroit Educational Program to Inspire Future Generations Source: Ford Motor Company
RYE BROOK, N.Y. -- Xylem Inc. named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for North America and the FTSE4Good Index Series Source: Xylem Inc.
Second Chance Summit Inspires Businesses to Put More People with Criminal Backgrounds to Work Source: Dave’s Killer Bread Foundation
CHICAGO -- 2012 Chicago Champion and Current Half Marathon World Record-holder Headline 2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Elite Field Source: Bank of America
KENILWORTH, N.J. -- Merck Publishes 2014 Global Corporate Responsibility Report Source: Merck
CHICAGO -- Great Lakes Advisors Grows Environmentally Sustainable and Socially Responsible Investing Services with addition of Daniel Nielsen Source: Great Lakes Advisors
LONDON -- Oliver Wyman Announces Plans to Recruit Qualified Refugees Arriving in Europe Source: Oliver Wyman
MONROE, La. -- Children’s Coalition for Northeast Louisiana Receives $50,000 Community Grant from UnitedHealthcare Source: UnitedHealthcare
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H.I.G. Capital Announces the Sale of KidsFoundation19.7.2018 19:50 | Pressemelding
H.I.G. Capital (“H.I.G.”), a leading global private equity investment firm with more than €21 billion of equity capital under management, announced today that one of its affiliates has entered a definitive agreement to sell the KidsFoundation Group (“KidsFoundation”), the Dutch market leader in childcare services, to Onex Corporation (“Onex”)(TSX:ONEX). Terms were not disclosed. Headquartered in Almere, the Netherlands, KidsFoundation provides high-quality childcare to nearly 30,000 children between the ages of six weeks and 12 years. H.I.G. created KidsFoundation in 2014 through the acquisition of assets from the estate of Estro Group. During H.I.G.’s ownership, the company has developed strongly with significant capital invested by H.I.G. to create a high-quality childcare offering. H.I.G. worked with KidsFoundation management to optimise the footprint of the company by exiting loss-making locations, introduce new IT systems to drive operational improvement and develop an internal M&
SIG Combibloc Group Holdings S.à r.l.: 2018 Second Quarter Results19.7.2018 16:01 | Pressemelding
We are pleased to announce our quarterly conference call to discuss the results of SIG Combibloc Group Holdings S.à r.l. for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018. Date: Monday, July 23, 2018 Time: 15.00 CEST / 14.00 BST / 9.00 EDT The call information will be distributed on our secure site. If you would like access to our call, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org . Regards, SIG Combibloc Group Holdings S.à r.l. View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180719005634/en/ Contact information SIG Combibloc Group Holdings S.à r.l. Jennifer Gough email@example.com
NEORIS Announces Creation of Innovation Labs Worldwide to Create a Smarter Future19.7.2018 15:32 | Pressemelding
NEORIS, a global digital consulting services company, announced today it is consolidating the most innovative solutions it has developed in different geographies and allocating unprecedented resources to deploy a network of Innovation Labs worldwide. The main objective is to lay the foundation for the continuous development of disruptive solutions for its four core industries: Manufacturing, Financial Services, Healthcare and Telecommunications. Due to its disruptive nature, NEORIS decided that its first Innovation Lab should be housed in the Monterrey Digital Hub, which today is the first-of-its-kind as it is a space where entrepreneurs, companies, universities and investors converge to foster an ecosystem for Digital Transformation. The lab inaugurated in Monterrey, Mexico is the first of a series of Innovation Labs that will open in the different countries that NEORIS operates, and is a space where customers can experience emerging technologies through real-life scenarios. One such
CORRECTING and REPLACING Albar Capital Deploys FlexNOW19.7.2018 15:29 | Pressemelding
Subhead of release should read: Out-of-the-Box Multi-Asset Execution Management System (instead of Easy-to-Install Multi-Asset Execution Management System). The corrected release reads: ALBAR CAPITAL DEPLOYS FLEXNOW Out-of-the-Box Multi-Asset Execution Management System FlexTrade (@FlexTrade) today announced that Albar Capital Ltd., a new hedge fund led by Javier Velazquez (formerly of Millennium Capital Partners LLP), is now trading equities and futures using FlexNOW, FlexTrade’s new execution management system. “The FlexNOW team was instrumental in solving several of our problems,” said Jason Ruder, Trader at Albar Capital. “Not only are they helping us with our compliance requirements, they are also responsive to requests that improve my workflow.” According to Rhyd Lewis, FlexNOW Product Manager, FlexNOW’s quick onboarding and easy installation process was critical for Albar Capital’s launch on 2 July. “We had no problem integrating FlexNOW with Albar’s portfolio and risk managemen
Full Core of Westinghouse Fuel Achieved at South-Ukraine Nuclear Power Plant Unit 319.7.2018 13:25 | Pressemelding
Westinghouse Electric Company announced today that Ukraine’s State Enterprise National Nuclear Energy Generation Company (SE NNEGC) Energoatom’s South-Ukraine NPP Unit 3 near Yuzhnoukrainsk in Mykolaiv province was loaded with a full core of Westinghouse VVER-1000 fuel. This is the first unit in Ukraine to operate with Westinghouse VVER-1000 fuel assemblies as the sole fuel source. “Westinghouse began supplying fuel to Ukraine in 2005, when the first lead test assemblies were delivered to South-Ukraine Unit 3,” said Aziz Dag, vice president and managing director, Northern Europe. “We are proud to continue supporting Ukraine with their energy diversification by supplying a full core of Westinghouse VVER-1000 fuel to our customer, Energoatom.” Westinghouse currently supplies fuel to six of Ukraine’s 15 nuclear power reactors. Beginning in 2021, the number of reactors with Westinghouse fuel will increase to seven. “Westinghouse has made significant investments over the last several years
Seoul Semiconductor Delivers Its Innovative LED "SunLike" to U.S. Lighting Market19.7.2018 13:00 | Pressemelding
Seoul Semiconductor Co., Ltd. (KOSDAQ:046890), a market leader in LED (light emitting diode) design and manufacturing, announced that its innovative LED “SunLike” is applied to brand new lightings to be launched by three lighting premium brands in U.S., Pure Edge Lighting, LEDRAbrands, Inc. and Elite Lighting. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180719005377/en/ The product of LEDRAbrands, Inc., NU4RA-SUN, which applied SunLike of Seoul Semiconductor (Photo: Business Wire) Seoul Semiconductor supplies SunLike to pendant lighting for Pure Edge, a U.S. lighting solution company. It is applied to high-end lighting for museums and art galleries that require the highest color quality. The leading lighting design companies, LEDRAbrands, Inc. and Elite Lighting, apply SunLike to downlights and spotlights respectively. “We have selected Seoul Semiconductor’s innovative LED SunLike for our human centric lighting and believ