Monthly Archives: August 2012

Aug
23
2012
Michigan company, The Fleetwood Group, maintains success by producing great products by great people

The Fleetwood Group, manufacturer of wireless electronics and furniture for educational environments, was founded in 1955 in Holland, MI. In 2009, they were named a Top Small Workplace Finalist by the Wall Street Journal. Fleetwood Group was originally founded as a “Christ-centered” furniture company with a mission to to build sturdy, mobile …

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Aug
20
2012
Five Organizations Earn Green Plus Certification

In the past six weeks, Green Plus has certified five businesses in multiple industries, all hailing from the Triangle area of North Carolina.  Top of the Hill Distillery, Integrated Laboratory Systems, Effect Energy, Auto Logic and the North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (NCACPA) have all excelled in sustainability in …

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Aug
16
2012
Clearbrook finds success after rebuilding itself from the inside out

Founded in Arlington Heights, IL, in 1955, Clearbrook is a human service agency that helps adults and children with disabilities. Clearbrook employs almost 900 employees, with over 70% minorities, and serves over 3,000 clients. It offers holistic services at over 40 facilities throughout the Chicagoland area and the state of Illinois. …

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Amanda is a current MA student in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at UNC-Chapel Hill. Her areas of expertise are social media and marketing and new/digital media. She's also interested in innovative marketing techniques for nonprofits.
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Aug
9
2012
2 Certified Green Plus Businesses Among TBJ 2012 Clean & Green Finalists

Marc Pons of Chapel Hill Tire Car Care Center and Jim Beley of The Umstead Hotel & Spa are  finalists for the Triangle Business Journal‘s 2012 Clean and Green awards. Both Chapel Hill Tire Car Care Center and the Umstead Hotel & Spa are long standing Certified Green Plus businesses. …

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Aug
9
2012
NewCourtland helps employees reach long-term goals while providing excellent service to seniors

Founded in 1995, NewCourtland is a nonprofit provider of community services, affordable housing, and nursing homes for seniors in the Philadelphia, PA area. Services and programs include: community-based senior centers and an adult day center; a program modeled on the Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) that provides …

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Amanda is a current MA student in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at UNC-Chapel Hill. Her areas of expertise are social media and marketing and new/digital media. She's also interested in innovative marketing techniques for nonprofits.
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Aug
3
2012
Save $65 and Keep Your Vehicle Running Top Notch

Save $65 and Keep Your Car Running Top Notch! (Offer Ends Friday, August 31st, 2012). Save $65.45 on our End of Summer Special:A Comprehensive Bumper to Bumper Vehicle Examination Including Conventional Oil Change and Tire Rotation for Only $69.95. THAT’S A SAVINGS OF $65.45*. *EFO, Synthetic oil, special oil filter, …

Aug
2
2012
Ararat Nursing Facility holds to core values while providing excellent caregiving

Ararat Nursing Facility, a 196 bed skilled nursing facility for the elderly, is located in Los Angeles, California. It was founded in 1993, under the auspices of the Ararat Home, a not-for-profit organization founded in 1949 to care for elderly Armenians in Southern California. Over 95% of its residents’ stays …

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Amanda is a current MA student in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at UNC-Chapel Hill. Her areas of expertise are social media and marketing and new/digital media. She's also interested in innovative marketing techniques for nonprofits.
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Aug
1
2012
Join Green Plus and EarthShare North Carolina for Networking Breakfast

Join Green Plus and EarthShare North Carolina for a state of the environment briefing and networking breakfast.   When: August 9, 2012 from 8:30-9:30am  Where: Durham Chamber of Commerce, 300 West Morgan Street, Ste. 1400 Durham, NC 27701   This event brings together sustainability-minded businesses and leading environmental nonprofits to get an insider’s view on NC’s …

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