Campbell Soup Company has been presented a Gold Medal Award for “significant contributions to corporate social responsibility (CSR)” by the International Radio and Television Society Foundation.

The IRTS Foundation is a charity dedicated to building future media leaders through educational programs, training opportunities and diversity initiatives for students and educators across the nation.

The foundation awarded Campbell the Gold Medal in recognition of its exemplary CSR initiatives and effective communication of these. Achievements cited include Campbell’s “Nourishing” CSR program for positively impacting the workplace, marketplace and communities, and numerous initiatives that have won the company a listing on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes and ranking among the “100 Best Corporate Citizens”  and “World’s Most Ethical Companies” lists respectively published by Corporate Responsibility and Ethisphere magazines. (via Mediapost)