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Community Possible Month of Play

U.S. Bancorp

Community Possible Month of Play is U.S. Bancorp's commitment to reduce barriers to play and leisure for Americans.
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Community Improvement
Round Up & Donate

Lyft

Round Up & Donate allows Lyft riders to round up their paid fares and donate the extra cash to a charity from a predetermined list.
Business for Good Categories: 
Community Improvement
Casa Herbalife

Herbalife

The Casa Herbalife program aims to improve the lives of children in need by partnering with existing charities to provide healthy meals and nutrition education to children around the world.
Business for Good Categories: 
Health & Wellness
Belden Conflict-Free Sources

Belden Inc.

Belden works to maintain a supply chain that is conflict free and to sourcing 3TG from conflict free sources.
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Corporate Responsibility Practice
Belden Values Awards

Belden Inc.

Belden has Values Awards where they recognize employees who are living the company’s values.
Business for Good Categories: 
Corporate Responsibility Practice
Belden Drug Treatment Program

Belden Inc.

Belden is taking a novel approach to both problems: It now offers drug treatment, paid for by the company, to job applicants who fail the drug screen.
Business for Good Categories: 
Health & Wellness
DigiTrucks

Arrow Electronics, Inc.

Arrow and its Brussels-based nonprofit partner Close the Gap run a program in Africa to convert used cargo containers into DigiTrucks — fully equipped, insulated, secure classrooms and health clinics.
Business for Good Categories: 
Health & Wellness
Education
Arrow LED Lighting

Arrow Electronics, Inc.

Arrow has installed LED lighting in three of its North America warehouses.
Business for Good Categories: 
Environment
Wheels for Humanity

Arrow Electronics, Inc.

Arrow is partnering with the MIT D-Lab and Sensen, a small social enterprise, to develop and deploy a rugged “smart” wheelchair modified with data-logging electronics to measure use in settings ranging from urban shantytowns to rural villages.
Business for Good Categories: 
Health & Wellness
Arconic Water Efficiency

Arconic

Arconic conducts a global water-risk survey that includes an assessment of local and regional water stress. These location assessments are cross-referenced with global assessments from the World Business Council for Sustainable Development and the World Resources Institute to verify potential areas of stress.
Business for Good Categories: 
Environment
Arconic Recycling

Arconic

Arconic continues to evaluate other large-volume waste streams for reuse and recycling opportunities. These wastes include garnet, aluminum hydroxide sludge, caustic, limestone, and polishing dust and sludge.
Business for Good Categories: 
Environment
AB InBev Green Logistics

AB InBev

AB InBev has accelerated their global green logistics program. They installed GPS devices across their transportation fleet to track fuel and route efficiencies and monitor patterns that have an impact on driver safety.
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Environment
Growing for a Dream

AB InBev

AB InBev launched its “Growing for a Dream” program to empower 80,000 women-run small retailers in Colombia, Peru, and Ecuador with access to business skills training and affordable financial services to help improve their livelihoods and business operations.
Business for Good Categories: 
Economic Empowerment
AB InBev Light-Weighting

AB InBev

AB InBev has begun by promoting and protecting returnable packaging, increasing the amount of recycled content in their packaging, generating less waste and recovering post-consumer waste, light-weighting their packaging, educating consumers, and partnering with others.
Business for Good Categories: 
Environment
Youth Opportunity

McDonald's

McDonald’s has launched a new initiative called Youth Opportunity, with a global goal to reduce barriers to employment for two-million young people by 2025, through pre-employment job readiness training, employment opportunities and workplace development programs.
Business for Good Categories: 
Economic Empowerment
McDonald's Waste Reduction

McDonald's

McDonald’s restaurants across 12 of their top 16 markets have introduced programs and partnerships to reduce litter and increase recycling in their communities.
Business for Good Categories: 
Environment
Flagship Farmers

McDonald's

McDonald’s Flagship Farmers Program enables and encourages farmer-to-farmer sharing of sustainable practices and the experiences around implementing those practices on farms, ranches and operations from which the company sources.
Business for Good Categories: 
Environment
Accenture Carbon Emissions Reductions

Accenture

Since setting an initial carbon target in fiscal 2008, Accenture has reduced their per-employee carbon emissions by more than 52 percent against their fiscal 2007 baseline.
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Environment
Job Interview 360

Accenture

In Argentina, Accenture has created Job Interview 360, a virtual reality experience that allows young people looking for their first job to immerse themselves in an interactive job interview experience.
Business for Good Categories: 
Economic Empowerment
Skills to Succeed

Accenture

Accenture’s Skills to Succeed aims to help address these needs by advancing employment and entrepreneurship opportunities for individuals around the globe, leveraging digital innovation to help close employment gaps at scale.
Business for Good Categories: 
Education