Monthly Archives: October 2013

Oct
14
2013
MDC Inc. of Durham earns Green Plus Certification

Congratulations to MDC Inc., for its recent Green Plus Certification!  MDC is one of 82 Green Plus Certified organizations around the country.   Headquartered in Durham, NC, MDC works around the country to expand and improve opportunities in disadvantaged communities.  MDC is one of ten nonprofit organizations that  are taking …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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Oct
7
2013
Our 10th Anniversary: The Road Behind & The Journey Ahead

2014 is the Institute for Sustainable Development’s 10th anniversary as well as the 5th anniversary of our Green Plus program. Over 10 years, the world has changed dramatically, the application of sustainability has evolved, and we at the ISD have been lucky to work with many great businesses, students, and …

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Chris has spent over 20 years helping communities utilize sustainability, social entrepreneurship, and philanthropy as catalysts for economic growth. Chris serves as Executive Director of the Institute for Sustainable Development and the Green Plus™ -- a program dedicated to helping America's...
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Oct
1
2013
Business Leaders Committed to Tackling Water Challenges

“Last month in New York, I attended the CEO Water Mandate conference on corporate water stewardship, which was part of the UN Global Compact Leaders’ Summit that brought together leaders from business, government, nonprofit organizations, and other stakeholders. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss how to harness the …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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