In the nonprofit world, agencies are strapped for resources, with leadership and staff juggling many responsibilities, leaving little time for professional development.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation publishes content on corporate citizenship and related issues. Find and access current and archived items in our database.
A trip through Liberia, West Africa led two women to co-found the Adventure Project, a nonprofit organization that seeks to end extreme poverty in this lifetime by increasing investments in effective social ventures.
Loss of power for a sustained period of time, especially when caused by an earthquake, can be scary to a household, to a business, to a community. That’s what we discussed on March 8th at a BCLC Disaster Assistance and Recovery forum, co-hosted by the San Diego County Office of Emerge
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s newest research report, From Millions to Billions: Scaling Up Women’s Empowerment Globally investigates the status of women-owned businesses in Mexico and offers global companies ways they can integrate them into their supply chains.
Dow Sustainability Corps - Skills Based Volunteerism in Action
Engaging Employees to help solves some of the world's most pressing problems.
BCLC’s Health and Wellness working group is convening on Friday, January 18 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute (on the Inova Fairfax Hospital Campus).
I recently attended the Diversity Inc. Innovation Fest 2012, which included company presentations on diversity and inclusion programs that emphasize innovative practices. As I begin to delve into this issue area I wanted to understand what companies are doing in this space and why.
In 2011, a Georgetown University research fellow, Tracey Wright, explored how small businesses use social media to communicate their socially responsible business practices to their stakeholders. The research included interviews with 12 small business owners in the Washington, D.C.
As part of BCLC’s mission to foster the role of business in society, we partnered with CROA to undertake a study to provide a benchmark of corporate responsibility as a profession and a field.