Statement by the Association for Corporate Citizenship Professionals on the Attacks on Israel and Ongoing War in Gaza
FAIRFAX, VA – Today, Carolyn Berkowitz, president and CEO of the Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), the nation’s leading advocate for corporate social impact professionals, released the following statement in reaction to the terrorist attacks on Israel and the ongoing war in Gaza:
“Over the past week, we watched in horror the brutal terrorist attacks and hostage taking in Israel, and the horrific loss of civilian lives in Gaza.
“ACCP unequivocally denounces terrorism and hate, here and around the world. Violence and antisemitism have no place in our society and are antithetical to our values as an association.
“Our work has always been to foster community among professionals who are working to create a more equitable, sustainable and prosperous society for all people. ACCP stands ready to support corporations as they work with their employees, partners, and communities to address the unfolding humanitarian crisis.”
The Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP) is the preeminent membership organization advancing the practice of corporate social impact. ACCP increases the effectiveness of CSR & ESG professionals and their companies by sharing knowledge, fostering solutions, and cultivating inclusive and supportive peer communities. ACCP amplifies the voices of its practitioner network to elevate strategies that work, provide innovative solutions, and expand impact.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 16, 2023
CONTACT: Jeanne Metzger | Vice President of Communications
Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals
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