Archive for the ‘Corporate Philanthropy’ Category

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (March 17-23, 2014)

Monday, March 24th, 2014

CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY & SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Big Money Upends a Festival: South by Southwest Festival Starts to Feel Corporate.” By John Pareles. New York Times. March 17, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (February 24-March 2, 2014)

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY & SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Comcast’s web of influence touches many corners of Washington.” By Holly Yeager. Washington Post. February 28, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (February 17-23, 2014)

Monday, February 24th, 2014

CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY & RESPONSIBIITY

Comcast’s Web of Lobbying and Philanthropy.” By Eric Upton. New York Times. February 21, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (February 3-9, 2014)

Monday, February 10th, 2014

CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY & SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Businesses pledge $750m to boost tech in schools.” Boston Globe/Associated Press. February 5, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (January 27-February 2, 2014)

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY & SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

The Middle Class Took Off 100 Years Ago … Thanks To Henry Ford?” All Things Considered/National Public Radio. January 27, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (December 2-8, 2013)

Monday, December 9th, 2013

CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY & SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Budget wars, activism, uprising, dissent and general rabble-rousing; On #GivingTuesday, Giving’s Never Been Easier or Cheaper for Global Corporations.” By Laura Flanders. Nation. November 29, 2013.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (October 28-November 3, 2013)

Monday, November 4th, 2013

CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY & SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Amazon adds a charity option.” No by-line. Boston Globe/Associated Press. October 31, 2013.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (September 23-29, 2013)

Monday, September 30th, 2013

CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY & SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Some public companies are divulging more details about their political contributions.” By Dina ElBoghdady. Washington Post. September 25, 2013.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (August 19-25, 2013)

Monday, August 26th, 2013

CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY & SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Zuckerberg announces coalition to make Internet available for all.” By Jon Swartz. USA Today. August 21, 2013.
Related stories:
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg forms group to expand Internet access.” San Jose Mercury-News. August 21, 2013.
Facebook CEO’s Internet Crusade Hopes To Bring Billions Online.” All Things Considered/National Public Radio. August 21, 2013.
Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, in proposing Internet.org, continues carving out role in public issues.” San Jose Mercury-News. August 22, 2013.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (August 12-18, 2013)

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY & SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

More Companies Encourage Workers To Volunteer, On The Clock.” By Annie Baxter. All Things Considered. August 14, 2013.