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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!  

Welcome to the 1% for the Planet Network, Rose & Rex

Posted in Member Businesses | by 1% for the Planet, Monday, April 11th, 2016,

Rose & Rex is an online toy boutique and play resource promoting the importance of imaginary and open-ended play in early childhood development. We believe that…

Welcome to the 1% for the Planet Network, Mendill

Posted in Member Businesses | by 1% for the Planet, Monday, April 11th, 2016,

Authored by Mendill We believe that inspiring companies are born out of captivating dreams and encouraging visions that embrace giving back and contribution. At the start…

Reno, Nevada Member Silver Sage Center For Family Medicine Reaches $100K Donation

Posted in Events, Member Businesses, Nonprofit Partners | by 1% for the Planet, Thursday, April 7th, 2016,

Silver Sage Center for Family Medicine, a business member from Reno, Nevada donated $100,000 to nonprofit partners since becoming a member of 1% for the…

Connecting Brands to Forests – 1% for the Planet and the National Forest Foundation

Posted in High Impact Partnerships, Member Businesses, Nonprofit Partners | by 1% for the Planet, Monday, March 7th, 2016,

Caudalie Introduces Itself to the U.S. In late 2014, Caudalie, an all-natural cosmetics company based in Paris, France, needed to highlight its expansion into the…

9th International Forum on Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing at Chatham House

Posted in Nonprofit Partners | by 1% for the Planet, Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016,

The 9th International Forum on Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing at Chatham House was held on 15th-16th February 2016. The meeting was opened by…

Record of the First International Symposium on FishCRIME

Posted in Nonprofit Partners | by 1% for the Planet, Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016,

  On 12-13 October 2015, Cape Town, South Africa nearly 200 delegates from 31 countries participated in the inaugural International Symposium on FishCRIME. The growing…

Stop Illegal Fishing awarded the Margarita Lizárraga Medal

Posted in Nonprofit Partners | by 1% for the Planet, Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016,

Stop Illegal Fishing are delighted to announce that they have been awarded the 2014-2015 Margarita Lizárraga Medal, awarded biennially by the FAO, the award recognizes…

The International Symposium on FishCRIME

Posted in Nonprofit Partners | by 1% for the Planet, Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016,

The first International Symposium on FishCRIME has taken place in Cape Town, South Africa. There is increasing awareness that illegal fishing is just one aspect…

New Partnership to Stop Illegal Fishing in West Africa

Posted in Nonprofit Partners | by 1% for the Planet, Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016,

  The six member countries of the Fisheries Committee of the West Central Gulf of Guinea (FCWC) met in Ghana on 28-29 April 2015, to…

Stop Illegal Fishing receives an award

Posted in Nonprofit Partners | by 1% for the Planet, Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016,

Stop Illegal Fishing is proud to announce that we have been awarded third place at the IMCS Network’s Stop IUU Fishing Award Contest. The award…