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Zero Garbage Initiative by Cummins India with Janwani
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Cummins employees launched an ambitious program to eliminate all waste in a Pune, India neighborhood. In doing so, they transformed the lives of marginalized persons, known as "rag pickers" through a new economic model. The pilot serves as a model for the rest of Pune and, indeed, all of India.  The project was in partnership with Janwani, a social initiative of the Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture (MCCIA).

Date unknown Format Corporate
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Corporate Citizenship Film Festival More Details
The Sanctuary on 8th and CSX
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In an ongoing effort to incorporate citizenship into the day-to-day operation of CSX, new management trainees in 2011 volunteered 2,328 hours over five different Saturdays to renovate The Sanctuary on 8th, an organization dedicated to providing education and enrichment to inner-city kids in a safe, welcoming environment.

EarthSayers Ginger Hodge; Biko Misabiko; Anquinette Spenser
Date unknown Format Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Corporate Citizenship Film Festival More Details
Health Care in Bolivia: Mano a Mano with Caterpillar
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Caterpillar invests with Mano a Mano to address the lack of access to health care in Bolivia, where the infant mortality rate is one of the highest in the world. By helping build roads, and thus growing access to medical clinics, the infant mortality rate is going down and many Bolivians are getting access to the health care they need.

EarthSayers Cintia Avila; Hilda Ramirez, M.D.; Segunda Velasquez
Date unknown Format Corporate
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Health and Wellness More Details
Sunshine in the Neighborhood by Bright Horizons
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In honor of the 25th anniversary of Bright Horizons, 25 employees were selected to spend a week in the poorest zip code in America creating a learning and play space for young children and their families. This is their story.

EarthSayers Maryann Hedda; Dave Lissy; Karin Weaver
Date unknown Format Corporate
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Corporate Citizenship Film Festival More Details
Project Shellter for Hermit Crabs by Bre Pettis
Static PreviewHermit crabs don’t make their own shells. They scavenge their homes. And now, hermit crabs are facing a housing shortage as the worldwide shell supply is decreasing. As a community, we can reach out to this vulnerable species and offer applying MakerBot's digital design skills and 3D printing capabilities to give hermit crabs another option: 3D printed shells.  See article on this project at Txchnologist magazine.
EarthSayer Bre Pettis
Date unknown Format Interview
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Oceans More Details
Why Don't You Do Something About It? by Sarajoy Pond
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This is the question that inspired SaraJoy Pond in her work as founder of the tippingbucket.org. You will find her story inspiring and motivating.
Tipping Bucket is a fresh approach to changing the world. They are a social venture that's redefining traditional deep-pocket philanthropy, busting it open for all who want to make the world a better place—not just the wealthy and powerful. We provide an adaptive, open platform that enables us to
1. Build a community of engaged donors who leverage their financial, human and social capital for social good. 2. Seek out and mentor promising social change agents and support their projects with the holistic capital they need to succeed. 3. Deliver accessible corporate social responsibility initiatives that raise awareness, engage donors, and fund impactful projects.

EarthSayer Sarajoy Pond
Date unknown Format Interview
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Portland Sustainability Leaders More Details
Corporations can be a powerful force...for good
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Jeff Mendelsohn, President of New Leaf Paper discusses the historical purpose and rights of the first American corporations, how businesses were intended to serve the public good, and thus builds the foundation for why corporations can be a force for good. Jeff has focused his career on his parallel goals of building a highly successful green business and driving a fundamental shift toward sustainability in the paper industry through his business model. Founding New York Recycled Paper in 1991 and New Leaf Paper in 1998, Jeff has been a visionary leader in the evolution of the green business community.

http://www.sustainablelifemedia.com

EarthSayer Jeff Mendelsohn
Date unknown Format Panel
Length unknown Keywords Sustainability More Details
Green Commerce at the Green Festival

EarthSayer June 14, 2010Introduction by Kevin Danaher, co-founder of the Green Festival, this is a look around the convention floor at the Green Festival Seattle, June 5/6, 2010 showing attendee interest in green products and services and featuring some of the people who represent companies ranging from the Vegetarian Times to the New York Times and the principles of a more sustainable economy and social justice. Co-sponsored by Global Exchange and Green America, this is the premier sustainability and green commerce event in the country and they are held each year in Seattle, San Francisco, Chicago and Washington, D.C.

Sustainability, sustainable development, green commerce

EarthSayer Kevin Danaher
Date unknown Format Product
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A Clear Vision: An Equitable Planet 2 of 2
Static PreviewDennis Wilde is a Principal at Gerding Edlen Development and and is a nationally respected green building expert and helped create the Sustainable Solutions division of GEDI. Mr. Wilde has more than 20 years of experience in urban planning and design, and has been active in construction and real estate development since 1980. Mr. Wilde, who joined GEDI in 1997, is responsible for feasibility studies, management of the pre-construction and construction process, tenant improvement coordination and overall project management. One such idea is neighborhood-based systems called EcoDistricts.
In this interview, he talks about how can reduce consumption and address the need for thinking of close loop systems. Very narrowed silo-ing thinking needs to be replaced by wholistic ways of thinking and de-centralized (appropriately scaled) systems.
EarthSayers Barry Heidt; Dennis Wilde
Date unknown Format Interview
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Portland Sustainability Leaders More Details
The Responsibility of Civic and Business Leaders by Karl-Henrik Robert
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Prof. Karl-Henrik Robèrt in an interview focusing on the challenges facing sustainability during the next decade, broadcast at the Heschel Center for Environmental Learning and Leadership conference. Professor Robèrt emphasizes how civic and business leaders are the ones experienced at understanding the whole system, but now must learn how to define sustainability. 

EarthSayer Karl-Henrick Robert
Date unknown Format Event/Conf
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Leadership Development More Details
 

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