The Florida Chamber Foundation’s mission is a simple, yet significant one – to secure Florida’s future.
Now in its fifth year, the Institute for Corporate Social Responsibility was designed by and for those working in the CSR field as a practical, interactive, and affordable professional development opportunity for CSR practitioners.
Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is a dynamic space—businesses of all sizes are constantly innovating and finding new ways to make an even greater impact in the communities where they operate.
The world is changing in profound ways. This change has brought with it growth, opportunity, and job creation, as well as new risks for workers and communities. For many of these risks, we are ill equipped to manage them. These are the risks that have fueled economic anxiety and job insecurity.
Public-private partnerships (PPPs) are becoming a powerful force in global development. No one sector can address the world’s most intractable issues alone. During the U.S.
Today, approximately 54 percent of the global population lives in an urban area, and the United Nations expects that by 2050, urban dwellers will make up 66 percent of the population. With the global rise of urbanization, we are becoming increasingly disconnected from our food sources.
Increasingly socially conscious consumers seek to support companies that pursue purpose, not just profit. Investing in women can serve as a promising way of achieving economic and social value. When women prosper, local communities and businesses prosper. During the U.S.
Companies that serve as powerful forces for good in communities consistently go above and beyond to make the world a better place. Every year, the U.S.
MAGNET, an Ohio MEP that recognized the growing need for high school graduates with STEM skills in order to sustain the manufacturing economy in Ohio, created an employer-led pre-apprenticeship program aligned with the Ohio Department of Education College and Career readiness graduation standards, and partnered with local public education and local employers.