Press Releases - Avery Dennison Foundation

 
  • 3/13/15 11:04 am PDT
    The Avery Dennison Foundation has awarded a two-year, US$100,000 grant to BSR (Business for Social Responsibility) to help the global nonprofit business network dedicated to sustainability expand its successful HERproject programs in India and Bangladesh.HERproject uses a workplace-based, peer education model to empower low-income women who work in global supply chains, build the capacity of local civil society; and increase advocacy with business and government. It includes programs tomore...
  • 5/5/14 5:30 am PDT
    GLENDALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Avery Dennison Foundation today announced a $200,000 grant to the Rainforest Alliance to foster best practices in forestry management, create jobs and increase access to sustainably-managed forest products. “As a leader in labeling and packaging, we’re in a unique position to move our industry toward sustainably sourced materials, and that includes investing in the communities that manage natural resources,” said Dean Scarborough,more...
  • 6/8/12 5:08 am PDT
    In a ceremony held today at East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST), the Avery Dennison Foundation (ADF) awarded “Spirit of Invention” Scholarships to twelve college students in recognition of their outstanding innovation capabilities and practices in science. Georges Gravanis, Vice President and General Manager, Avery Dennison Label and Packaging Materials, ADF Director Alicia Maddox, Shen Wei, Secretary of the Communist Partymore...