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The March for Real Climate Leadership: Empathy Rising

The March for Real Climate Leadership: Empathy Rising

Perhaps it was walking onto a Greyhound bus to the offering of homemade bread (an occurrence unheard of within the realm of public transit) or …

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Waste – Don’t Waste It: Recycling Initiatives In Santa Barbara County

Waste – Don’t Waste It: Recycling Initiatives In Santa Barbara County

While recycling may seem like a simple word, this intricate process is old as the Earth itself. Just as a recycling plant recycles a newspaper …

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And So We Give

And So We Give

LoaTree, Inc. is a proud business member of the global nonprofit organization, 1% for the Planet. As part of our membership, we have …

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Green Your Holidays: 5 Simple Ways to Minimize Your Impact

Green Your Holidays: 5 Simple Ways to Minimize Your Impact

If someone was to add one more item to my “to-do” list during the holidays, I think I’d have a meltdown worse than Frosty the Snowman …

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Blue Needs You – Double the Impact of Your Holiday Giving

Blue Needs You – Double the Impact of Your Holiday Giving

 
“Twas the night before Christmas, when all through SoCal,
Not a creature was stirring, not you nor your pal;
The stockings were hung by the …

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A Sea of Change – Getting the Ocean to say “Ahhhhhhh”

A Sea of Change – Getting the Ocean to say “Ahhhhhhh”

You know how a doctor judges your health. She takes your temp, looks in your ears, thumps your chest and gets you to say “ahhhhhh”. …

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Back to the Future: Quivira 2014

Back to the Future: Quivira 2014

Since 2002, the Quivira Coalition has held its annual conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico, inspiring attendees to look at a blend of our past agricultural …

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Pushing for Pedaling: SB Open Streets

Pushing for Pedaling: SB Open Streets

It’s every cyclists dream;  pedaling down a car-free boulevard while the wind plays with your hair and the sun warms your shoulders. No drivers edging …

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Full Moon Skies – An Evening with 1% for the Planet and Jack Johnson

Full Moon Skies – An Evening with 1% for the Planet and Jack Johnson

As the sun recently set in Santa Barbara, the birthplace of the modern environmental movement, a full moon steadily rose to take its …

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1% for the Planet: Leadership, Design, and Innovative Technology to Build a Better World

1% for the Planet: Leadership, Design, and Innovative Technology to Build a Better World

As consumers become more aware of the consequences of their choices, market demand is shifting toward environmentally sustainable products, companies, and lifestyles. Customers increasingly expect …

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