DISH Cares About Our Community

The follow was originally shared in the November Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Denver newsletter, featuring, DISH, a B:CIVIC annual investor.

INVEST | DISH Cares About Our Community

November is definitely a month to be grateful, and this month we would like to highlight an outstanding corporate partner who has gone above and beyond to raise significant funds for our Club kids!

This year marked the 4th annual DISH Cares Charity Poker Tournament benefiting Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver, which raised more than $30,000! Special thanks to BGCMD Board Member Warren Schlichting, Group President of Sling TV, for his vision to put together this tournament. We are also extremely grateful for the support of SpotX, FreeWheel, Xavient Digital, CSG and Game Show Network for sponsoring the event and the amazing DISH/Sling TV employees who participated.

DISH Cares focuses on improving communities where DISH Network employees live and work. DISH Network has become a significant partner over the past few years through Warren’s leadership, volunteer events and attendance at our annual gala. Thank you to Warren and DISH Network for leveraging your technology and talented workforce to make a positive impact in the community!

DaVita to Use 100 Percent Renewable Energy

Company enters into virtual power purchase agreements.

NEWS PROVIDED BY DaVita Inc. 

Shared via Cision PR Newswire Apr 25, 2019, 08:02 ET

 

DENVERApril 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — By 2022, DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA) expects to use 100 percent renewable energy. The company has contracted with Longroad Energy on two virtual power purchase agreements (PPAs) facilitating the development of clean energy projects in Texas. Together, DaVita’s share of these projects will generate as much renewable energy as the amount of electricity used by the company’s North American operations.

 

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CCSR Course learns about B Corps

The February 6 session of Certificate in Corporate Social Responsibility was a new addition to the CCSR course this semester. The session featured guest speakers Kara Peck, Director of Business Development at B Lab; and Jessica Saba, Media Relations and Corporate Responsibility Manager for 1908 Brands. Kara and Jess introduced students to the B Economy, including Certified B Corps, Benefit Corporations, and the B Impact Assessment.

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How Giving Back Can Benefit your Business

This article was written by Maggie McEntee, digital communications and brand manager at the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, featuring B:CIVIC Members. The article was featured in Business Altitude issue 1, 2019.

A HEALTHY COMMUNITY FOSTERS STRONG businesses. We all have the ability to positively impact our community – and we have some tips and resources to help get you started. You may be surprised to learn that you don’t have to have a lot of time or money to be socially responsible and give back to the community. If you or your company doesn’t know where to start with corporate social responsibility, we’re here to help.

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