Monthly Archives: December 2011

Dec
7
2011

Employee Volunteerism

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Employee Volunteerism

What It Is Employee volunteering is when employees perform work in the community with some form of support and/or encouragement from their employer. There could be several variations on this theme including: Employee Volunteering: Employees take part in volunteer activities through their workplace. Employers value, encourage, and support these activities, but …

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Dec
6
2011
Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools becomes first Green Plus Certified school district in the country

The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School district in North Carolina is the latest organization to earn Green Plus Certification, the first school system in the country to become certified. Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools has been partnering with Green Plus since the program’s infancy, before it was even fully established.  It worked …

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Dec
3
2011
Cleveland's Buckeye Neighborhood Working to Become Green Retail District

“Over the past year, more than $48,000 has been invested in energy audits and “green” retrofits for merchants along Buckeye Road on Cleveland’s East Side. According to Deepa Vedavyas, Associate Director for Development at Buckeye Area Development Corporation (BADC), this is just the beginning. She hopes to see Buckeye Road …

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