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Aug 7, 2017

The Relevance of Diversity

Paying attention to difference matters in terms of outcomes. By understanding the relevance of diversity within every situation, The Nature Conservancy hopes to be able to further diversity, equity and inclusion in their workforce, conservation work and partnerships.

Aug 7, 2017

Creating Collisions between Science and Business to Face Climate Change

The Collider focuses on market-driven climate solutions in hopes to create a climate products and services industry. Learn more about the organization and how they utilize collaboration and innovation to address climate change.

Aug 7, 2017

Speaking for the Trees: A Unique Approach to Executive Leadership

Trees Atlanta's shared leadership structure emphasizes trust and collaboration. Their model maximizes the individual work of their organization's staff to help protect Atlanta's forests and create new green space through planting, conserving, and educating.

Aug 7, 2017

Rozalia Project: Strategy, Innovation and a Great Boat

Rozalia Project for a Clean Ocean’s mission is to clean and protect the ocean and conserve a healthy, thriving marine ecosystem. The organization uses innovative approaches such as their own oceanographic research vessel and crowdfunded Cora Ball to grow upon the work of traditional environmental nonprofit.

Aug 7, 2017

Connecting the Dots

As their campaign work has evolved to include fossil fuels and big energy, their rebrand has allowed Stand to tell a deeper story about who they are, while continuing to take on issues that threaten our communities and our environments.

Aug 7, 2017

Tell Your Story

Storytelling is a valuable tool for all nonprofits who are working to engage their members or a wider audience. Sharing personal stories of challenges and triumph, particularly in a relatable and emotionally engaging way, can evoke empathy for the individual, the nonprofit and the cause as a whole.

Aug 7, 2017

The Scrap Exchange: Where Community is Key

The Scrap Exchange is unlike anything you've seen before. Housed in a fifty-year-old movie theatre, the organization is fueled by community, creativity, and, of course, scraps in hopes of leading a Refuse Revolution.

Jul 3, 2017

An Integrated Approach to Social Change

The Omega Institute was born out of the belief that if you if you work on yourself, if you become a kinder, more compassionate person, the world will become a better place. Now in its 40th year, almost 1 million people have participated in Omega’s workshops, conferences and retreats that are designed to inspire personal and social change.

Jul 3, 2017

LEADing the Way for a New Model of Sustainability

By becoming leaner in its operations, more selective and engaged in its recruiting practices, more strategic in fundraising and development strategies, and more intentional in research and development, Shaw University’s renaissance has been nothing less than transformational.

Jul 3, 2017

Using New Media to Educate on Traditional Practices

BimBam, sometimes referred to as the "Schoolhouse Rock for Jews," has embraced new media to reach its target audience. Learn about how the organization finds inventive ways to educate on traditional Judaic practices.