Learning tools for strategic community involvement
Business Nonprofit Connections, Inc. specializes in strengthening the community involvement of small and mid-sized companies through training, coaching, and our online resource center.
Eco-tours and unique ethical travel
With administrative offices in the U.K., U.S., and Ireland (and a global staff of 80+), i-to-i provides life-changing work and travel projects for people who want to make a positive difference around the world. Destinations exist across Latin America, Africa, Europe, Asia and Australia, and provide unique and fulfilling assignments. So whether you're looking for a volunteer travel experience, unique internship, cultural tour, Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) course or well-paid teaching job abroad, you're in the right place.
Peruvian Artisan Fair Trade Sustainable Crafts Wholesale Retail
Based in Peru Sanyork supports 63 fulltime artisans by providing room and board, equipment and raw materials and a permanent outlet to market its hand made products. Artisans are paid a fair percentage of the selling price of each item. Products are sold at modest prices to ensure continuous work to all involved.
Fostering collaboration to advance sustainability.
Alliance for Sustainable Colorado, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization formed in 2004, facilitates relationships and common goals and agendas among individuals, non-profits, businesses, government and academia to promote development of policies and implementation of practices of sustainability. The Alliance is providing the nucleus for a statewide sustainability network in Colorado and a replicable model for sustainability networks in other states.The Alliance Center is an historic building in Denver's historic Lower Downtown owned by Alliance for Sustainable Colorado. It is home to 27 nonprofit tenant organizations on site and 5 virtual tenants whose missions address sustainability.
Creating Resilient, Sustainable and Vibrant Communities
Transition Denver is a group of Denver area citizens who have joined the worldwide Transition Movement. Transition Initiatives empower communities from the grassroots level to squarely face the challenges of climate change, peak oil and economic instability and find ways to collectively and drastically reduce carbon emissions, rebuild community resiliency, and strengthen local economies.The Living Earth Center is a non-profit committed to bringing people into deeper relationships with nature through Permaculture education and programs that foster earth-centered values.
Green Jobs, Training, and Community Outreach
Union Electricians are Ready to Wire the Green Economy!Come by and talk with us about what Electricians are doing to promote Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency!Green Jobs Training and ApprenticeshipsSolar Barn Raisings and Community Outreach ProjectsSolar Photovoltaic and Wind Technician Training Courses at the Solar and Wind-powered Apprenticeship and training facilites in Denver, CO.Come visit the Solar and Wind installations at our Union Hall and Apprenticeship Facilities at:5610 and 5660 Logan Street, Denver, CO 80216Look for the Solar Trailer outside the Convention Center. 14th and Stout Street May 2 and 3 during the Green Festival!
Organic Local Vegan Bakery Caterer and Foodcart
A vegan food service specializing in baked goods and catering locally grown organic foods.
Eco cards featuring simple expressions & original photography
Handcrafted greeting cards and gifts featuring original photography, earth-friendly materials and simple expressions for life's big and little occasions.
Chem-free Water Treatment & Purification Experts
Providing chemical-free, low and no-maintenance water treatment equipment, Highland Water is Colorado's premier water purification expert. We offer hundreds of treatment systems ranging from simple taste and odor filters to extensive contaminant removal systems. We specialize in well water treatment, and have a knowledgeable staff that can assist consumers to select the most appropriate purification solution. Our staff has over 60 years of combined experience in the water treatment industry and we have been involved in nearly every facet of the business. We are solutions specialists and all of our employees are extensively trained in the science of water and correct treatment methods.
Environmentally friendly, non-toxic paints & architectural coatin...
We are an environmentally friendly, non-toxic paint business, with a showroom in the Sloan's Lake neighborhood of North Denver. We offer interior and exterior paints and primers, stains, lacquer, glaze and clear sealers from leading green paint companies--companies like us, who have made a commitment to good environmental stewardship and products that enhance a healthy lifestyle. All of our paints are zero VOC, tinted with zero VOC pigments. And, they are non-toxic, which means they contain no ingredients that are known to cause cancer, birth defects and other serious health problems. Our products are good for you and good for the planet. With thousands of colors to choose from, you can always have a truly green paint for your projects. We look forward to seeing you soon... at NEW ERA PAINT, where every color is green.
Think Peace. Be Peace. Wear Peace.
Think Peace. Be Peace. Wear Peace.Adult & Kids T-Shirts & Tees using organic cotton or bamboo, and manufactured in a sweatshop free environment. Peace Together is a company of creative social artists who believe peace is possible. We use our talents for positive change, live by our values, do no harm to the environment, and be the difference we want to see in the world. We have designed line of adult & kids t-shirts and tees that bring together exceptional designs, quality materials and sustainable processes. Through a percentage of the sale of these shirts, we help to support organizations and individuals that are creating initiatives that support peace.
Recycling your home interiors before a remodel
Become a part of the Green Team by recycling interior materials pre-demolition or before a remodel. "greencycling homes" connects buyers and sellers of interior products to save you time and money. We photograph cabinets, sinks, fixtures, appliances, granite, built-ins, lighting, fixtures, trim, rugs, furniture., any materials to be recycled and resold. We catalog all interior items; list them for sale on online, then set appointments to meet with the buyers. Buyers visit the worksite and remove the items themselves. They reuse your items, you make some money or donate the items for a tax write-off':PLUS the big savings comes by not paying high fees to a demolition crew to remove and haul off materials prior to your remodel or rebuilding of your home.
An all-services real estate company that's down to Earth!
The first and only full service green real estate company in Denver. At Green Door Living, we strive for excellence; going above and beyond what you would expect from a real estate company, while providing you with the best service possible.We are a down to earth real estate company committed to helping create less demand on the earth while showing our clients the financial rewards and health benefits of being green.
Connecting local businesses and community.
A local non-profit association of Colorado-based companies, organizations and individuals committed to building better community through better business. The Mile High Business Alliance promotes and supports locally owned businesses through programs such as Colorado Local First and neighborhood Local Flavor Guides.
Authentic natural Plaster and fine artwork
A natural and traditional plastering company located in Denver Colorado specializing in fine plaster finishes made from high quality materials. We apply interior and exterior plaster over a variety of surfaces for both functionality and aesthetic beauty. Moroccan Tadelakt is our main focus, this technique was refined inMarrakech and is the preferred covering for steam rooms and water related areas. Some of the services we offer include:Tadelakt, Clay plaster, Lime plaster, Fresco painting and Sculpture.
Transforming the lives of women since 1989
The Women's Bean Project is a non-profit business dedicated to helping women break the cycle of poverty and unemployment by working on overcoming barriers to employment.
Teatulia Teas come DIRECTLY from the first USDA-Certified Organic garden in Bangladesh. We have implemented natural farming practices. No pesticides, machinery or unnatural irrigation are used. The Teatulia Cooperative creates sustainable prosperity for Bangladeshi women, men and children through education, entrepreneurship, health and cattle-lending programs. The Result? Unsurpassed purity, accountability and freshness.
Mantra - Scrubs Reinvented: Scrubs, Tees, LabCoats
Mantra - Scrubs Reinvented. Designed Developed and Manufactured in the U.S.A. Mantras goal is simple: Make a better scrub. One thats more flattering, more comfortable and made with environmentally friendly materials. Mantra's Mantra embodies four key elements: People, Performance, Planet and Spirit. For more information visit www.MantraScrubs.com