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Welcome to the 1% for the Planet Blog

With more than 4500 partners from 48 nations, we have a lot of stories to share! Want to get the latest on happenings in the 1% for the Planet network, connect with likeminded folks or hear more from our members, nonprofits or ambassadors? This is the place!  

Surfrider Argentina visits the US and Europe

Posted in Nonprofit Partners | by Nikki, Wednesday, July 16th, 2014,

Authored by Gaston Caminata, CEO of Surfrider Foundation Argentina.  Yvon Chouinard, Co-founder of 1% for the Planet and I Clarisa, my lovely wife and I visited Europe…

June’s New 1% for the Planet Members Love Blue!

Posted in Member Businesses, News | by Danny, Tuesday, July 15th, 2014,

Please help us welcome the companies who joined 1% for the Planet last month! From one of our consultants to lemonade, they’re a diverse group…

Welcome 4 New 1% for the Planet Members!

Posted in Media Partners | by Nikki, Monday, July 14th, 2014,

Natural Kinships: As the dialogue about the health of our planet grows more complex, one author is keeping it simple by publishing a new novel,…

Teak Me Home Grows Their Hobby Into A Budding Business

Posted in Media Partners | by Nikki, Wednesday, July 9th, 2014,

Founded by upcoming designers Alexander Elsinga and Jeremy Gallaher, Teak Me Home has come to the forefront of the green eco-friendly luxury furniture industry.  The…

Welcome Cate & Nikki: 1% FTP Summer Interns

Posted in Media Partners | by Nikki, Wednesday, July 9th, 2014,

Introducing 1% for the Planet’s Summer Interns: Cate & Nikki !     Cate is thrilled to be spending her summer at 1% for the…

Shake Shack supports Waterkeeper Alliance

Posted in Member Businesses, Nonprofit Partners | by Nikki, Tuesday, July 8th, 2014,
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Shake Shack is a modern day “roadside” burger stand serving the most delivious burgers, friends, hot dogs, frozen custard, beer, wine and more! With fresh,…

Green Supplies Now Joins the 1% FTP Network!

Posted in Member Businesses | by Nikki, Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014,

Help us welcome Green Supplies Now as they join the 1% for the Planet network! Green Supplies Now is an independently-owned and family-run online natural and…

Henthorne Art Foto Supports Ocean Work

Posted in Media Partners, Member Businesses, Nonprofit Partners | by Nikki, Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014,

“What the eye can see and the camera can capture are two very different things.” –> Henthorne, Henthorne Art Foto Henthorne Art Foto represents the artwork…

Tenkara USA Gives Back

Posted in Member Businesses, Nonprofit Partners | by Nikki, Tuesday, July 1st, 2014,

Tenkara USA is a fully independent, U.S.-based company located in Boulder, Colorado. Founded in 2009 by Daniel Galhardo, Tenkara USA is the first company to introduce…

What’s In It For Me?

Posted in Member Businesses, Nonprofit Partners | by Nikki, Monday, June 30th, 2014,

Authored by Paul, Owner of Zogics LLC It’s not every day that I have the opportunity to express my gratitude to The Trustees of Reservations…