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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!  

Help Us Welcome New July Members!

Posted in Media Partners, Member Businesses | by Nikki, Wednesday, July 30th, 2014,

Please help us welcome new members College Outside, Green Reads, Summer Love Swimwear & Lehoux Lopez Sculptures to the 1% for the Planet network!  …

JAOPRO helps protect the Tennessee River Gorge

Posted in Media Partners | by Nikki, Tuesday, July 29th, 2014,

Authored by Blake, VP of Operations at JAOPRO JAOPRO is a content first creative advertising agency and production house based out of Knoxville, TN. Our…

Effi Foods Joins 1% FTP

Posted in Media Partners | by Nikki, Tuesday, July 29th, 2014,

EFFi FOODS® Eco Friendly Foods Initiatives® Announces Partnership with 1% for the Planet. “Signing on to 1% for the Planet shows EFFi FOODS® has a…

Project Gaia partners with 1% FTP member Pura Vida Bracelets

Posted in Media Partners | by Nikki, Monday, July 28th, 2014,

Project Gaia promotes clean cook stoves that are powered by alcohol fuels that are safe, efficient and clean. They help communities become energy independent by establishing…

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,…