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State of the Green Building Industry 2021

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by Deisy Verdinez of the US Green Building Council 

There’s renewed commitment from companies and organizations to run their business and operations in more sustainable ways. As communities and consumers begin to demand more from organizations to do more to support their communities, many are not only including sustainability in corporate social responsibility plans but are also are setting ambitious goals to reduce their impacts on the environment. And they’re making real strides in achieving these goals.

Partners in Health: Alliances That Can Transform Cities and Change Lives

Herbalife Nutrition Launches Healthy Communities Initiative in Fontana, CA
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Seventy-two percent of adults in the San Bernardino County are overweight or obese. Due to this statistic, Acquanetta Warren, Mayor of the City of Fontana, California launched Healthy Fontana, a program created to inform, educate, and promote healthier eating and a more active lifestyle. Healthy Cities has become a social engine of change in the way people eat, exercise and live. The program is built upon four pillars: nutrition, active living, smart growth, and partnerships.

Honoring Everyday Real-Life Heroes on World Humanitarian Day

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During these unprecedented times, access to good nutrition has been a challenge and the need is greater than ever. The Herbalife Nutrition Foundation has continued their work by providing nourishment, care, and education to children around the world. As well as, Herbalife Nutrition independent distributors have continued to serve and support their customers, essential Herbalife Nutrition employees have kept manufacturing facilities and distribution centers running while adhering to health and safety guidelines.

Thailand Kicks Off WELL Journey with Strong Market Traction for Healthy Buildings

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BANGKOK,  August 28, 2018 /3BL Media/ – The International WELL Building Institute™ (IWBI™) celebrated the most recent stop of its WELL Journey in Bangkok, Thailand, with much fanfare by bringing together a diverse group of local stakeholders committed to promoting healthy buildings and healthy communities in the country.

eBay and Natural Resources Defense Council Collaborate for Earth Month

Proceeds to help preserve clean air & water, open spaces, public lands, and healthy communities.
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In celebration of Earth Month this April, eBay for Charity has partnered with the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), a non-profit organization that is working to safeguard the earth, on a campaign with an incredible selection of inventory and experiences that will benefit our planet!

National Rebuilding Month: Get Involved

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Last year for National Rebuilding Month, 148 of the 1,942 rebuilding projects were completed for community facilities and spaces, which collectively impacted 100,000 people across the country. It's not too late to get involved this April with Rebuilding Together.

National Rebuilding Month: Impact of Home Hazards on Early Childhood Development

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According to the MacArthur Foundation, early childhood development can be significantly impeded by an unsafe or unhealthy environment.

Local Nonprofits Making the Triangle Healthier Can Win $40,000

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GlaxoSmithKline (@GSKUS) and Triangle Community Foundation (@TriComFdn) today issued the call for applications for the 2017 GSK IMPACT Awards. This annual awards program recognizes local nonprofit organizations that are addressing everyday health barriers in communities across the Triangle region. 

Upcoming #HealthyCommunities Twitter Chat: Unilever, New York City Mayor’s Office and Green City Force to Discuss the Power of Business and Social Impact

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Mark your calendars!

Join us for a LIVE Twitter chat with Unilever, New York City Mayor’s Office and Green City Force to talk about Unilever’s Sustainable Living Plan (USLP), which combines the power of business and social impact to deploy high-impact social and environmental programs built in partnership with government, retailers and nonprofit organizations.

Use #HealthyCommunities to join the conversation on Twitter January 11, 2016 at 2PM EST

Upcoming #HealthyCommunities Twitter Chat: Unilever, New York City Mayor’s Office and Green City Force to Discuss the Power of Business and Social Impact

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December 22, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Mark your calendars!

Join us for a LIVE Twitter chat on what makes a successful public-private partnership! We will be hosting Unilever, New York City Mayor’s Office and Green City Force to talk about how they have all worked together to help create #HealthyCommunities in New York City.  

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