Salesforce connection failure
Some of the features of the website may not work. Please try again later.

Showing // “1% for the planet”

img_5715

Water Bush Camp 2015—A Learning from the Land Experiment

By Caleb Behn, Keepers of the Water and Professor Karen Bakker, University of British Columbia   In early August 2015, a select group of Indigenous…

IMG_1178

The California Drought & the Wine in Your Glass

Posted in Member Businesses | by mark@uncorkedventures.com, Thursday, May 7th, 2015, Tags: , , , ,

There’s been plenty of talk lately about the California drought and it’s short and long term effects on food prices, food availability and of course…

Oregon-Wine-Country

Why We Joined

Posted in Member Businesses | by mark@uncorkedventures.com, Thursday, March 19th, 2015, Tags: , , , , , ,

We’re a family owned, bootstrapped internet based business, called Uncorked Ventures, which brings the question to the forefront pretty quickly: Why would we agree to…

Promo

1% for the Planet Meets The Board of Change: A Winning Combination

Vancouver’s 1% for the Planet community turned out in full swing on October 28, 2014, for a joint networking event with Board of Change. The…

Scott_1

Reid Scott Speaks Up Against Seismic Airgun Use

Posted in Ambassadors, Events, High Impact Partnerships, News, Nonprofit Partners | by abrowne@oceana.org, Friday, June 27th, 2014, Tags: , , , ,

Featured Photo: Oceana’s Lobby Day with Actor Reid Scott (HBO’s “Veep”) in Washington, D.C. on May 29, 2014. Reid Scott meets with Congress members and…

Vancouver Waterfront

25 Years on the Waterfront: Value to Vancouver’s economy and quality of life

More than 75% of British Columbians live on or near the waterfront along the Strait of Georgia. The waterfront is our home, and it’s also…

Andrew & Rene of Sitka

Sitka partners with Hollyhock and 1% for the Planet to host the “Marketplace of Ideas” for a World in Balance

Authored by Mel Greene, Sitka.ca, Vancouver, BC Canada On April 9, Sitka hosted an open forum with 1% For the Planet and Hollyhock in our…

COG2

Go Organic? Even Better, Grow Organic!

By Anouk Mackenzie, Canadian Organic Growers, Ottawa, ON, Canada   How we produce our food has a tremendous impact on human health and the blue…

Surfrider Argentina visits the US and Europe

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…

Increasing Access to Safe Water While Reducing Emissions

Posted in Nonprofit Partners | by Danny - 1% for the Planet, Friday, June 20th, 2014, Tags: , ,

Authored by Alexandra Cosman, Evidence Action Evidence Action’s Dispensers for Safe Water program reduces deforestation and greenhouse gas emissions in East and Southern Africa by…