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UPCOMING EVENTS – PLEASE JOIN US!

 

1% for the Planet is out and about on the road!

We welcome you to join us along the way.

 

 

 

NYC Networking Event

When: Tuesday, July 19th from 7:00 – 9:00 PM
Where: 
District CoWork: 1204 Broadway, New York, NY 10001

We hope that you’ll be able to join 1% for the Planet for a special evening to learn about how our growing movement is working at the intersection of business and the environment. Hear from celebrated American designer, Patrick Robinson of Paskho who will be speaking about his latest endeavor, sustainable fashion, and the importance of giving back. You will also hear about the latest developments at 1% for the Planet from CEO, Kate Williams. 1% for the Planet member, Modavanti, will be generously hosting us at District CoWork. If you have any questions or would like to set up a meeting while we’re in town, please reach out to Kerry at kerry@onepercentfortheplanet.org. Tickets are going quickly, so please grab one asap!

UnReal Film Screening Fundraiser

When: Thursday, July 28th, 6 – 8 PM
Where: Abandoned Building Brewery, 142 Pleasant Street Unit 103A, Easthampton, Massachusetts 01027

Join us for a benefit screening of Teton Gravity Research‘s new film, unReal! UnReal is a film that celebrates breaking free from the confines of reality and venturing into a boundless world. All proceeds will go to Little Bellas, a Vermont nonprofit dedicated to helping young women realize their potential through cycling across the country. Several mentors from the program will be on hand to talk about their experiences and joys working with young ladies pushing their boundaries of what they can do! Get a chance to learn more about the 1% for the Planet network, and member business, Speed and Sprocket Cycle Works. **Please note that tickets will be $8 in advance and $10 at the door the night of the event**

 

1% for the Planet in Salt Lake City: A Summer Celebration!

When: Wednesday, August 3rd from 5 to 7pm
Where: Zest 275 South 200 West, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Join 1% for the Planet and member Chapul for a networking event in Salt Lake City to kick off Summer Outdoor Retailer. Since this event is happening outside of the Salt Palace (but just around the corner!), we’re thrilled to invite both local members and also members who are in town for the show. Stop by to meet our staff and fellow members!Feel free to bring along any colleagues or friends who are interested in learning about 1% for the Planet. Food and drinks will be provided, so please RSVP. If you have any questions or would like to set up a meeting while we’re in town, please reach out to Pauline. We  look forward to seeing you there!

PAST EVENTS

 

Beer & Bites Mixer: Amplify Your Impact – Find Your Business’s Eco-Beneficiary 

Join Wanderwell…travel insurance for good and 1% for the Planet on Wednesday, July 6 from 5pm-7pm for a meet and greet happy hour at WeWork Portland’s spectacular Custom House to introduce members and surrounding community to 1% for the Planet expanding in the Pacific Northwest.

1% for the Planet’s mission is to build, support and activate an alliance of businesses financially committed to creating a healthy planet. Learn about how to strategically plan your giving and partner with environmental causes and organizations in our local community and beyond. Come meet new PNW Membership Manager, Amanda Thomas and Erin Fish, founder of Wanderwell, who joined the network in January 2016.

Wanderwell is a social enterprise travel insurance agency committed to guiding travelers towards comprehensive, yet cost-effective plans to give you peace of mind for your adventures. As a 1% for the Planet member business, they pledge to contribute 10% of annual gross revenue to established nonprofits supported by 1% for the Planet, focusing on social impact and environmental stewardship, and to organizations that promote sustainable travel.

Meet and mingle with your local peers over beer and bites, share your story and explore the impact your giving could have when amplified by a committed network of purposeful people. We look forward to hearing your ideas during this evening kickoff to vision upcoming events and engagement opportunities in our area in the months to come. We can’t wait to see you there! Please RSVP.

 

Annapolis, Maryland Networking Event

When: Thursday, June 9th from 5:30 – 7:30 PM
Where: Annapolis Green

On Thursday, June 9th from 5:30 – 7:00pm1% for the Planet will be having a very special networking event for the Annapolis, MD community at Annapolis Green. Come and learn about how the growing 1% for the Planet movement is working at the intersection of business and the environment to create impact both in the local community and beyond.

Meet and mingle with two players from 1% for the Planet’s membership team, while hearing from 1% for the Planet member, Dick Franyo of Boatyard Bar & Grill  and 1% for the Planet nonprofit partner, Annapolis Green.
This is an incredibly exciting moment for 1% for the Planet. We are poised to build our current momentum into a new chapter of growth, engagement, and positive impact for the planet in the Annapolis area. We would love for you to be a part of this event.

 

Raleigh, NC Networking Event

When: Wednesday, June 8th from 5:30 – 7:30 PM
Where: Loading Dock Raleigh, NC

On Wednesday, June 8th from 5:30 – 7:00pm, 1% for the Planet member, Murphy’s Naturals  will host a very special networking event for the Raleigh, NC community at Loading Dock Raleigh  Come and learn about how the growing 1% for the Planet movement is working at the intersection of business and the environment to create impact both in the local community and beyond.

Meet and mingle with two players from 1% for the Planet’s membership team, while hearing from 1% for the Planet member, Murphy’s Naturals and 1% for the Planet nonprofit partner, Triangle Land Conservancy.

This is an incredibly exciting moment for 1% for the Planet. We are poised to build our current momentum into a new chapter of growth, engagement, and positive impact for the planet in North Carolina. We would love for you to be a part of this event.

 

Miami Beach Networking Event Celebrate Earth Day at Petco Park

When: Thursday, April 14th, 2016 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Where: Miami Beach Botanical Garden, 2000 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Join us on April 14th from 6-9 PM for a special evening of networking with the Miami Beach community. Hear from 1% for the Planet Business Member Orofino Law Group and 1% for the Planet Nonprofit Partner Bullsugar and meet a couple team members from 1% for the Planet. Come and learn about how the growing 1% for the Planet movement is working at the intersection of business and the environment to create impact in both the local community and beyond. Enjoy drinks and snacks and come prepared to walk away with some fun swag from the silent auction. Please RSVP!

 

Green Drinks!

When: Thursday, February 4th, 5:30-7:30 PM
Where: King Arthur Flour Bakery, 135 US Route 5 S, Norwich, VT 05055

1% for the Planet based in Burlington, VT is excited to host Green Drinks at King Arthur Flour. If you believe that health and wellness come from the environment, that business is responsible for positive change and that we can leave this big blue planet better than we found it, then join us to learn more about this great organization.

King Arthur Flour and Skinny Pancake, which will be opening in the Upper Valley this Spring, will also have representatives at the event to answer questions about being One Percent for the Planet members. Beer and snacks generously donated by our sponsor.

 

Community Night at Bluebird Barbecue supports 1% for the Planet

When: Wednesday, February 10th, 2015 at 5:30 PM
Where: Bluebird Barbecue, 317 Riverside Ave, Burlington, VT 05401

Join us at Bluebird Barbecue on Wednesday, February 10th for a community night! Bluebird Barbecue will be donating 10% of the entire evening’s sales to 1% for the Planet. Help us grow the movement for a healthier planet by making a reservation today: (802) 448 – 3070. Please mention 1% for the Planet when booking!

A Winter Warmer: Crepes for a Cause

When: Thursday, February 25th, 2016
Where: The Skinny Pancake, 60 Lake St, Ste 1A, Burlington, VT 05401

It’s a Winter Warmer!  Join us on February 25th (from 6-9 PM) for a special evening of fun and entertainment at the Skinny Pancake in Burlington, VT. The evening will feature heavy hors d’oeuvres, a raffle, and live entertainment by Phineas Gage and Friends!

To purchase tickets, please visit: shop.onepercentfortheplanet.org. $20 ticket purchase gets you entry and two drink tickets. Online purchases will put you on our will call guest list, and will be available for pick up at the door. Please bring your transaction receipt to the event for verification.

Special thanks to our lead sponsors: The Skinny Pancake, King Arthur Flour, and Spindrift Soda Co.! Drinks provided by Farrell Distributing Corporation.

 

Jumbo Wild Film Screening

When: Thursday, January 21st, 2016 at 7:00 PM
Where: Rock/Creek Paddlesports Shop, 1530 Riverside Dr, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37406

Come join us for this great movie premiere! A Sweetgrass Production, presented by 1% for the Planet, sponsored by Patagonia, New Belgium and Salomon. Small giveaways and a chance to save the Pucrell Wilderness. Great way to kickoff the Lookout Wild Film Festival!

 

Winter Wildlands Backcountry Film Festival

When: Thursday, January 14th, 2015. Doors open at 6:30 PM, film at 7:00 PM.
Where: Slo Library Community Room, 995 Palm St. San Luis Obispo, California

Join 1% for the Planet and All Good by Elemental Herbs for the 2nd annual Slo County Backcountry Film Festival! Tickets are $10 and there will be raffle prizes and local snacks and beverages. To purchase tickets and find more out about the film, click here and be sure to check out the video trailer!

 

“Snowsurf. A Gentem Family Story.”

When: Thursday, December 10th, at 7:00 PM
Where: Zero Gravity Craft Brewery, 716 Pine Street, Burlington, Vermont 05401

Patagonia Burlington and Zero Gravity Craft Brewery, in partnership with 1% for the Planet, are excited to bring you the Burlington premiere of “Snowsurf. A Gentem Family Story,” a film presented by 1% for the Planet members Patagonia and GentemStick. Join us in the production space at Zero Gravity’s Pine Street Brewery as we immerse ourselves into the snowsurfing revolution and enjoy a pint of Zero Gravity beer. Check out the trailer! Tickets are $5.00 dollars and are available at Patagonia Burlington, patagoniaburlington.com and Zero Gravity Craft Brewery. The night will be topped off with a raffle with contributed prizes from Patagonia Burlington, Zero Gravity and 1% for the Planet. All of the proceeds from ticket sales and the raffle will be going directly back to support 1% for the Planet.

 

1% for the Planet Toronto Event

When:  Thursday, November 19th, at 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Where: Patagonia Toronto, 500 King St W, Toronto, ON, M5V 1L9

1% for the Planet member, Patagonia will host a very special networking event at their 500 King Street retail location. Meet and mingle with 1% for the Planet’s CEO, Kate Williams, while hearing from 1% for the Planet member, North on Sixty and their selected local nonprofit partner, Toronto Environmental Alliance. This is an incredibly exciting moment for 1% for the Planet. We are poised to build our current momentum into a new chapter of growth, engagement, and positive impact for the planet in the greater Toronto community. We would love for you to be a part of this event. Please RSVP at your earliest convenience. For more information, contact Jon.

 

Recycle Across America: “Wasted” Webinar

When: Thursday, November 18th, at 1:00 – 2:00 PM
Where: GoToWebinar.com. Register here!

Each year 8 million metric tons of waste finds its way into oceans – that’s the equivalent of 5 full bags of waste stacked on top of each other and covering every foot of coastline in the world — each year. And 6 out of 10 of the most commonly found items in the oceans are fully recyclable in the U.S. Please join 1% for the Planet and nonprofit partner, Recycle Across America, for a webinar on November 5th at 1:00 PM ET to learn more about the issue of waste and hear about the simple non-profit solution that is helping to transform the recycling and closed loop industries. In this webinar, “Wasted,” we will discuss the current state of affairs in U.S. recycling and learn about a simple yet profoundly impactful and effective solution that will change recycling and closed loop manufacturing forever. Register here!

 

1% for the Planet Partners with Finlandia Vodka and Stereo 8

When: Friday, November 13th, 2015, 5- 8 PM
Where: Stereo 8 Restaurant, 951 Folly Road, Charleston, SC 29412

Please join us for a special 1% for the Planet event, in partnership with Stereo 8 and Finlandia Vodka! Meet and mingle with Kate Williams, CEO of 1% for the Planet, Joe Walker, Owner of Stereo 8, and Chris Doyle, Brand Manager of Finlandia Vodka. Learn about the strong partnerships these companies are building and what you can do to get involved!

Appetizers will be provided, as well as a signature 1% for the Planet cocktail that will get you a sweet goodie bag. Want more? We’ve got you covered with silent auction items that you know you need. All donations benefit 1% for the Planet. Please RSVP at your earliest convenience or contact Kerry Newton for more information.

 

1% for the Planet NYC Event

When: Wednesday, November 4th, at 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Where: Juice Generation – FiDi, 101 Maiden Ln, New York, NY 10038

Juice Generation will host a very special networking event at their new flagship location in Manhattan. Meet and mingle with 1% for the Planet’s CEO, Kate Williams, while hearing from 1% for the Planet member, Juice Generation and their selected local nonprofit partner, Harlem Grown. We would love for you to be a part of this event. Please RSVP at your earliest convenience. For more information, contact Jon.

San Diego Networking Event

When: Friday, October 16th 5:00-7:00pm
Where: Patagonia Cardiff, 2185 San Elijo Ave, Cardiff, CA 92007

Join 1% for the Planet and its network partners for a networking event in San Diego, California. Come learn about how the growing 1% for the Planet movement is working at the intersection of business and the environment. Drinks & snacks will be provided. For more information, contact our California Network Director Brook Hopper.

 

Boulder Meet & Greet

When: Wednesday, October 7th at 5:30-7:30pm
Where: Boulder Brands HQ, 1600 Pearl Street, Suite 300 Boulder, CO 80302

On Wednesday, October 7th, 1% for the Planet member, Earth Balance will host a very special networking event at their headquarters in Boulder, CO. Come and learn about how the growing 1% for the Planet movement is working at the intersection of business and the environment to create impact both in the local community and beyond. Meet and mingle with 1% for the Planet’s CEO, Kate Williams, while hearing from 1% for the Planet member, Earth Balance and their selected local nonprofit partner, Growing Gardens. This is an incredibly exciting moment for 1% for the Planet. We are poised to build our current momentum into a new chapter of growth, engagement, and positive impact for the planet in Colorado. We would love for you to be a part of this event. Please RSVP at your earliest convenience. For more information, contact Pauline.

 

Wine and Walk on the Wild Side

When: Wednesday, August 26th, 2:00 – 6:00PM
Where: Mayacamas Vineyards, Napa, CA
Please join us! On August 26th, Naturalist Michael Ellis of Footloose Forays will be leading a Wine and Walk on the Wild Side event with 1%ftP member Ahnu Footwear, and nonprofit partner, The Wilderness Land TrustLearn more. If you have any questions, please contact Brook.

 

Your Denim. Our Water

When:
 Thursday, August 27th, 5:30 – 8:00PM
Where: Karma Bird House Gallery
1% for the Planet and Patagonia Burlington invite you to, “Your Denim. Our Water”, a curated art show on Thursday, August 27th from 5:30 – 8:00PM in Burlington, VT. We challenged our community to create art that both incorporates filthy denim and showcases what Vermont’s water means to them. People shared their passion by drawing or painting on denim, photographing denim, or sculpting a piece of denim to demonstrate their connection to water in Vermont. Beer and wine will be provided from Zero Gravity Brewing and Andegavia Wine. Contact Nikki with any questions. See the event on Facebook!

 

Madison, Wisconsin Happy Hour



When:
 Wednesday, September 9th, 5:30 – 7:30PM
Where: Death’s Door Spirits Tasting Room
1% for the Planet member, Death’s Door Spirits, will host a networking event for the greater Madison, WI community. Meet and mingle with 1% for the Planet’s CEO, Kate Williams, while hearing from 1% for the Planet member, Spencer Shumacher of Bunbury and Associates Realtors and 1% for the Planet nonprofit partner, Center for Resilient Cities. If you have any questions, please contact EmilyClick here for more information and be sure to RSVP!

 

Chicagoland Community Meet and Greet

When: Thursday, September 10th from 7:00 – 9:00PM
Where: Patagonia Chicago
On Thursday, September 10th, 1% for the Planet member, Patagonia, will host a networking event for the greater Chicagoland community, with a special emphasis on clean water initiatives. Meet and mingle with 1% for the Planet’s CEO, Kate Williams, while hearing from 1% for the Planet member, TruSweets, and 1% for the Planet nonprofit partner, American Sustainable Business Council. If you have any questions, please contact EmilyClick here for more information and be sure to RSVP!

 

If It’s Broke, Let’s Fix it!

We’re excited to announce that we’ll be hanging out with Patagonia’s Worn Wear tour this weekend! The Worn Wear Wagon, ‘Delia’ will be set up at Essex Farm (9/11) and in front of Patagonia Burlington (9/13) fixing zippers, rips, tears, buttons and pulls – whatever it takes to keep your favorite Patagonia piece performing. All Patagonia gear will be fixed free of charge, on a first come, first serve basis.

We’ll be displaying select artwork from the Your Denim. Our Water. exhibit – so stop by either location to get your threads fixed and check out some awesome denim infused artwork.

Essex Farm: 

When: Friday, September 11th
Where: 2503 NY 22, Essex, NY

Repairs: 3 – 7PM and available for pick-up the next day at the farm

Patagonia Burlington:

When: Sunday, September 13th
Where: 157 Bank Street, Burlington, VT

Repairs: 11AM – 6PM

 

Join 1% for the Planet, Springwise, and Pukka Herbs in London

When: Monday, September 14th, 6:30 – 8:30PM
Where: Geovation Hub
Kate Williams, CEO of 1% for the Planet, James Bidwell, CEO of Springwise, and Pukka Herbs invite you to a gathering of the 1% for the Planet network in London at the Geovation Hub from 6:30-8:30pm on September 14th. Join us as we celebrate our global movement of businesses and nonprofits supporting a healthy planet together. Please come out and help us celebrate:

  • 1% for the Planet’s new CEO, Kate Williams
  • New 1%ftP members, Springwise and Pukka Herbs 
  • The growth of the 1%ftP network, and how you can get involved

If you have questions, please contact KerryClick here for more information and be sure to RSVP!

 

1% for the Planet Network Event in France

When: Tuesday, September 15th, Paris, 6 – 9PM.
Where: Tara expeditions, 11 boulevard Bourdon, 75004 Paris, Metro Quai de la rapée.

As Kate Williams is traveling to France to continue her CEO tour, our 1%ftP French base is organizing a networking event in Paris. Join us to meet with the other 1% for the Planet members, companies, nonprofit organizations, and key stakeholders of the environmental philanthropy in Paris. Hear from Isabelle Susini, Director of 1%ftP France, and Kate as they present the mission and directions for coming years. Register here!

 

1% for the Planet Celebration in Ventura County

When: Tuesday, September 22nd, 6 – 8PM
Where: The Tavern, 211 E Santa Clara St, Ventura, CA

1% for the Planet is proud to host a night of networking at the The Tavern in Ventura on Tuesday, September 22 at 6:00pm. The Tavern is located at 211 E Santa Clara St. The networking night will feature existing 1% member companies and nonprofit partners, interested companies, nonprofits and regional leaders in a fun social setting. There is no cost to attend and RSVP’s are requested by emailing david@onepercentfortheplanet.orgLearn more!

 

Building Resilient Water Futures

When: Tuesday, September 22nd, 6:00PM
Where: Patagonia Flagship Store, Vancouver, Canada

1% for the Planet and founding business member, Patagonia, are bringing together three powerhouse leaders from different contexts in a dialogue about their common goal to protect water resources and fulfill the promise of Indigenous water governance. Join 1% for the Planet and Patagonia on Tuesday, September 22m to hear from and engage with Caleb Behn, Executive Director of Keepers of the Water, Prof. Karen Bakker, Co-Director, and Andrew Stegemann, Consultant, Strategies for Environmental Philanthropy. Learn more. Questions about the event? Contact Chantal.

 

1% for the Planet Celebration in San Luis Obispo

When: Wednesday, September 23 at 6:00pm
Where: Studio Good, 1880 Santa Barbara Ave #260, San Luis Obispo, CA

1% for the Planet is proud to host a night of networking at the Studio Good offices in San Luis Obispo on Wednesday, September 23 at 6:00pm. Stacey Hunt, CEO of Ecologistics (based in San Luis Obispo County and 1% for the Planet nonprofit partner) said, “Businesses of any size can play a critical role in supporting the powerful local and regional network of nonprofits making  an impact in our community. We are excited to see 1% for the Planet’s growing presence in San Luis Obispo County and to collaborate with 1% for the Planet members who use their businesses as an engine of positive environmental change.” The September 23rd networking night will feature existing 1% for the Planet member companies and nonprofit partners, interested companies, nonprofits and regional leaders in a fun social setting, complimentary wine and beer all at the beautiful offices of Studio Good. Learn more!

 

Join us for Green Drinks with Skinny Pancake

When: Tuesday, September 29 at 6:00 – 8:00pm
Where: The Skinny Pancake, 60 Lake Street, Burlington, VT 05401

We are very thrilled to be running a global nonprofit organization in this great city of Burlington, VT. With our new CEO, Kate Williams, at the helm we are working hard on our 2016-2020 plans, we are excited to share them with you. Come and learn about how the growing 1% for the Planet movement is working at the intersection of business and the environment to create impact both in the local community and beyond.

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