When treatment systems recycle wastewater into clean water, cities like Lima, Peru, are able to safely irrigate nearly 1,000 acres of farmland per day. This is a prime example of how one of BCLC’s 2009 Corporate Stewardship Award finalists addresses a pressing global issue: water scarcity.
Last week UPS won the 2009 U.S. Community Service Award, part of our annual Corporate Citizenship Awards, for a teen safe-driving program that models the safety techniques of its global corps of drivers.
The American Cancer Society estimates that more than 1.3 million people worldwide are diagnosed with breast cancer each year and the majority of people affected are women. The Estée Lauder Companies knows the importance of supporting and giving back to women, who are its primary customers and th
Rarely before have I seen so many other business officials line up to speak with one of the Corporate Citizenship Awards winners.
You know the advertising slogan, “There’s no one way to eat a Reese’s”? Well, something of the sort could be said when it comes to organizing a corporate social responsibility (CSR) program. As with many challenges associated with CSR, there isn’t necessarily just one right way or wrong way to
On October 20-23, BSR (Business for Social Responsibility) convened an extensive group of professionals from multinational corporations, consultancies, NGOs, and governments at its annual conference, titled “Reset Economy. Reset World.”