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    ‘WEEN DREAM

    There are a lot of organizations and individuals making a positive impact and changing the world for the better. Learn about a new one each week. ‘WEEN DREAM Established: 2012 Location: Based in New Orleans, but serves all of the…

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    Sustainable Halloween Guide

    Who doesn’t have fond memories of dressing in tacky costumes, eating tons of candy and running amok? Halloween is the best holiday for kids and adults alike. As you start becoming more eco-conscious, it becomes blatantly apparent Halloween is a…

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    Zero Waste Resources

    If you’re interested in sustainability, you’ve probably heard of the zero waste movement. Zero wasters aim to lead a sustainable life by limiting the waste they create so they don’t send anything to the landfill. Not only are they limiting…

  • Interesting articles, videos, and news to educate, inspire, and spur action for the environment.
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    Weekend Reading

    Interesting reads to educate, inspire and spur action: A mural in St. Paul bringing awareness to storm drains and storm drain pollution. LEARN MORE A eco-conscious coffee shop for your travel list. LEARN MORE Google to reach 100% renewable energy…

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    Climate Reality Project

    There are a lot of organizations and individuals making a positive impact and changing the world for the better. Learn about a new one each week. Climate Reality Project Established: 2006 Location: Worldwide Main focus: Climate Action Get involved if…

  • Interesting articles, videos, and news to educate, inspire, and spur action for the environment.
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    Weekend Reading

    Interesting reads to educate, inspire and spur action: How you can help Puerto Rico. LEARN MORE Disaster fatigue is real. How to fight it without completely withdrawing. LEARN MORE It’s imperative we develop more sustainable flight options to reduce greenhouse…

  • Find your perfect volunteer experience to make a difference from green media
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    Find Your Perfect Volunteer Experience

    Volunteering is one of the greatest things you can do. Not only will you contribute to a meaningful cause and help an organization with some much needed love and attention, but you will also benefit on a personal level. Volunteering…

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    5 Ways to Compost in an Apartment

    Do you want to divert food waste from the landfill but don’t have the yard to start composting? You’re in luck! With a little creativity and a lot of enthusiasm, there are ways to compost even if you live in…

  • Interesting articles, videos, and news to educate, inspire, and spur action for the environment.
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    Weekend Reading

    Cool study bringing awareness to water systems and how surfaces affect storm water pollution in the Minneapolis area. LEARN MORE So great to see foodies reducing/reusing food waste into new dishes (or in this case, vodka!). LEARN MORE Catholic leaders…

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    Community Composting Initiatives

    Many cities, universities and workplaces have composting facilities in place to reduce the amount of organics sent to the landfill. If you do not have a commercial composting option available, look to Community Composting Initiatives by State:   Alabama University…