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).
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.
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.
Together Stronger: The Future of Sport
Dialogue Session F: Sport, Peace and Development
International Olympic Committee (IOC) Women and Sport Conference
February 17, 2012
The Business Civic Leadership Center (BCLC) and the United Nations Office for Partnerships, in partnership with the Center for Women in Business, hosted “The Role of Business in Empowering Women” at the United Nations Headquarters on International Women’s Day, March 8, 2012. (Photo Slideshow) A simultaneous tweet chat took place with hundreds of participants watching online and discussing the event using #CSRwomen.
The full event is available for viewing in the videos below.
February: Business Issues & Innovations in 2013
In November 2011, Bailey Gilchrist, an experienced public relations professional, joined the team at BCLC as the first-ever manager of external relations.