Stories from people leading corporate social responsibility at the world’s biggest companies.

The Shortlist: Nike, Hard Rock, Dell, and more

Last week, Bombardier Recreation Products, Nike, Humana, and AbbVie joined the CSR Board community! Their memberships will be led by Vice President of Global Corporate Communications and Events Leslie Quinton, Senior Director of Portfolio, Strategy, and Operations for Global Community Impact Brian Christiansen, Corporate Social Responsibility Lead Catherine McGlown, and Associate Director of Global Philanthropy… Read More >

Highlights from Board Meeting 1 in Washington D.C.

Last week we wrapped up our first official CSR Board Meeting in Washington, D.C. 24 CSR leaders from 20 brands got together to talk about the things that are most important to their work right now. We heard 5 Show & Tell presentations from CSR Board members, all senior CSR leaders at major companies. They… Read More >

The Shortlist: Hyatt, American Airlines, T-Mobile, and more

Hyatt, Xylem, Republic Services, and Logitech recently joined the CSR Board community! Their memberships will be led by Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Philanthropy Audrey Williams-Lee, Vice President of EHS and Sustainability Greg Mimms, Senior Manager of Charitable Giving Kelly Hurter, and Director of Community and Advocacy Jessica Monney, respectively. CSR Board Members… Read More >

The Shortlist: Western Union, Starbucks, Verizon, and more

Western Union and Philip Morris International recently joined the CSR Board community! Their memberships will be led by Head of Corporate Affairs Joy Miller and Partnerships Manager of Global Communications Donnica Hawes-Saunders, respectively. CSR Board Members >> Vertex Pharmaceuticals Executive Director of Corporate Social Responsibility Katharine Jensen gave an inside look at their 11th annual… Read More >

The Shortlist: Electronic Arts, Apple, Under Armour, and more

Electronic Arts Global Community Outreach and Communications Program Manager Annie Lim shared how she and her team executed a global “day of giving” tour at five of their site locations around the world. CSR Board Blog >> Gildan Vice President of Corporate Citizenship Claudia Sandoval discussed their partnership with World Vision to deliver their sustainable… Read More >

Electronic Arts’ Annie Lim shares how she and her team executed a “day of giving” tour at five site locations around the world

Annie Lim — Global Community Outreach and Communications Program Manager at Electronic Arts — and her team recently completed their EA Gives Back “day of giving” tour, which launched at EA locations in Austin, Montreal, Galway, Bucharest, and Shanghai. The “day of giving” project was first launched as a pilot in 2017 in Bucharest, Vancouver,… Read More >

The Shortlist: Office Depot, JetBlue, Intuit, and more

Office Depot recently joined the CSR Board community! Their membership will be led by National Director of Community Investments Alex Price. CSR Board Members >> The Mary Kay Foundation recently awarded over $3 million in cancer research and domestic violence grants around the country to push forward their mission of ending domestic violence. Business Wire… Read More >

The Shortlist: Citi, General Motors, Burger King, and more

Val Smith, Citigroup's newly appointed Chief Sustainability Officer, discussed how the new role is a step forward for the organization and shareholder expectations for financial institutions to become levers of change for corporate sustainability. Fortune >> General Motors Global Manager of Sustainable Energy, Supply, and Reliability Rob Threlkeld shared insights on their four-pronged energy strategy… Read More >

The Shortlist: Cisco, TD Bank, Samsung, and more

The CSR Board welcomed new members TD Bank and Cracker Barrel Old Country Store! Their memberships will be led by SVP and Head of Social Impact Shelley Sylva and Executive Director of the Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Foundation Sloane Lucas. CSR Board Members >> Cisco Global Corporate Affairs Program Manager Gena Pirtle was spotlighted… Read More >

The Shortlist: Best Buy, Allergan Foundation, PepsiCo, and more

Best Buy Head of Social Impact Andrea Wood shared how they developed and expanded their Teen Tech Centers to help underserved teens grow their tech skills. CSR Board Blog >> The CSR Board welcomed new members First American Financial and Allergan Foundation! Their memberships will be led by Vice President of HR Karen Lanning and… Read More >