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5:52 pm
Wed May 22, 2013

Do Companies Have A Responsibility To Give Back To The Community?

Panera Bread's shared meal of responsiblity, a turkey chili
(Courtesy: Panera Bread)

It’s not uncommon for companies to have a policy concerning corporate social responsibility.  But, do companies have an obligation to help communities?  If so, is it just certain types of businesses?  Plus, how do you factor in a company’s desire to help and, at the same time, benefit the bottom line?

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Ameren earnings
11:33 am
Thu May 5, 2011

Ameren, Build-A-Bear report lower first-quarter earnings

Ameren Missouri crews try to sort through downed wires and poles in Richmond Heights following a February storm. Storm-related expenses contributed to lower first-quarter earnings for the company.
(UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Two St. Louis-based companies are reporting lower earnings for the first quarter of this year compared to the same period last year.

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