24 Jun '11, 8pm

Entrepreneurs Working to Green Their Communities | Care2 Causes

Entrepreneurs Working to Green Their Communities | Care2 Causes

Green entrepreneurs around the world are working to change business and make a difference in their local communities. The winner and two finalists in the Green Entrepreneur category are three examples on what can be done when inventors and business owners focus on making a positive impact on the environment. Will Allen and The Good Food Revolution are working to do two things – bring farm-fresh food to inner-city communities and teach others in his community, especially teens and African American men, ways to farm using renewable energy and renewable resources. He currently trains over 1,000 farmers each year and takes to market over 150 vegetables to nearly 10,000 customers. Allen plans on using the money from the Green Awards to work with more youth and provide more food to the community. Matt Zanetti created Tree Trunks last year in the Minneapolis, Minnesota area to pr...

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care2.com 24 Jun '11, 11pm

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care2.com 25 Jun '11, 12am

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UK Unanimously Votes For Circus Ban | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 24 Jun '11, 7pm

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care2.com 25 Jun '11, 11am

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care2.com 25 Jun '11, 12am

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care2.com 25 Jun '11, 7pm

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care2.com 23 Jun '11, 7am

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care2.com 24 Jun '11, 11pm

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care2.com 25 Jun '11, 5am

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emilayusof.com 24 Jun '11, 8am

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care2.com 24 Jun '11, 6pm

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treehugger.com 21 Jun '11, 5pm

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