1% for the Planet
1% for the planet collaborates with member businesses to identify where they can invest dollars that meet their business goals. They certify that every dollar contributed goes to a vetted, trusted environmental nonprofit. Their members have given tens of millions of dollars to the environment, and their nonprofit partners are doing the hard work of restoring our planet for the future. 1% for the planet’s goal is to not only direct business giving toward environmental causes, but to increase the overall amount of global dollars going to help protect the planet.
1 to 1 Movement
1to1 Movement works to develop a more personal connection to sustainability, community health, and food systems through educational programs, campaigns, and events. 1to1 has reached over 17,500 students with interactive, experiential, and innovative environmental education programs.
5 Point Film Festival
5Point Film is built on five guiding principles: respect, commitment, humility, purpose and balance. They believe these same principles also form the foundation for individuals who lead lives of adventure and connect all of us who share an elemental passion to explore and expand our boundaries.
Join over 600,000 individuals and 1,800 businesses reducing their carbon footprint and contributing to solving climate change!
California Academy of Sciences
The California Academy of Sciences is a multifaceted scientific institution committed to leading-edge research, to educational outreach, and to finding new and innovative ways to engage and inspire the public. The Academy’s mission—to explore, explain and sustain life—extends to all corners of the institution; from a research expedition in the highlands of Papua New Guinea, to a teacher-training program in a California classroom, to an interactive game on the museum exhibit floor.
California Cannabis Industry Association
The mission of the California Cannabis Industry Association (CCIA) is to be a leading force in the growth and health of California’s cannabis industry. The CCIA was formed to unite the cannabis industry in California and to allow it to speak with one voice at the state and local levels. They strive to educate and act as a resource to lawmakers regarding all areas of the cannabis industry. They are also dedicated to addressing issues related to driving under the influence, unlawful diversion to minors, and substance abuse.
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Center for Ecoliteracy
The Center for Ecoliteracy is a nonprofit that advances ecological education in K–12 schools. They recognize that students need to experience and understand how nature sustains life and how to live accordingly. They engage with school communities, foundations, filmmakers, and other change agents to further education that is smart, hopeful, and vital. Founded in 1995, the Center creates books and resources, offers professional development, and provides strategic consulting. Their work is based on systems thinking, leadership dynamics, and how young people learn. They recognize nature as our teacher and that sustainability is a community practice.
GoLocal’s mission is simple: to ‘reclaim our local economic power’. As a network of locally-owned businesses, community members, non-profit organizations and government agencies, they work together and strive to build and maintain a thriving local economy, encouraging sustainable practices by educating and engaging stakeholders of the community.
As members of GoLocal, we support and are aligned with their vision. Inherent in being part of a community, the values we share stretch across personal and group responsibility where resources like clean air, water, fertile soil must be treated fairly and with each other in mind.
Global Student Embassy
Global Students Embassy’s mission is to develop community leaders though action oriented environmental education. GSE works in three global communities Northern California, Nicaragua and Ecuador engaging local students in year-round education and action to address climate change, food security and ecological degradation. Reciprocal exchanges connect their students to collaborate on sustainable garden and reforestation projects.
Laguna de Santa Rosa
The Laguna Foundation was formed in 1989 following the convening of the State of the Laguna conference, which brought together the private and public agencies and interests with a stake in the Laguna’s condition and future. In 2002, the Foundation’s Board of Director concluded that its mission to protect, restore, and educate the public about the Laguna ecosystem could not be advanced rapidly enough without the benefit of staff, and an Executive Director and a Resource Development Director were hired. Since that time, their activities have ramped up rapidly as they’ve taken on big restoration and conservation science projects, expanded their education programs, and created the Laguna Environmental Center.
Leadership Institute for Ecology and the Economy
Educating leaders to create public policy that is environmentally friendly, socially equitable, and economically viable for a sustainable community. Founded in 2000, the Leadership Institute is a 501(c)3 public charity based in Sonoma County and dedicated to ensuring a sustainable future for California’s North Coast. Their mission is to train people to be more effective leaders, and to educate community leaders and the public to understand that the future of the economy and quality of life are dependent on each other. The Institute is active throughout the year, providing education, training, and networking opportunities for community leaders. They have four main program areas:
National Cannabis Industry Association
The National Cannabis Industry Association’s (NCIA) mission is to promote the growth of a responsible and legitimate cannabis industry and work for a favorable social, economic, and legal environment for that industry in the United States. The NCIA was founded on the principle of power in numbers. The thousands of American businesses involved in the state-legal cannabis industries represent a tremendous economic force in this country. As the industry’s national trade association, NCIA works every day to ensure our growing business sector is represented in a professional and coordinated way on the national stage.
Organic Consumers Association
The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) is an online and grassroots non-profit 501(c)3 public interest organization campaigning for health, justice, and sustainability. The OCA deals with crucial issues of food safety, industrial agriculture, genetic engineering, children’s health, corporate accountability, Fair Trade, environmental sustainability and other key topics. They are the only organization in the US focused exclusively on promoting the views and interests of the nation’s estimated 50 million organic and socially responsible consumers.
Sonoma County Growers Alliance
The Sonoma County Growers Alliance (SCGA) is a community group organized to educate, collaborate and advocate for patient, cultivator and community rights and responsibilities. SCGA works cooperatively with all individuals, businesses, and regulatory bodies to ensure that reasonable environmental, social and economic standards are set in place, helping cultivators within the community to participate and thrive responsibly. They are focused on issues important to Sonoma County cannabis patients, cultivators, and the overall community. It’s time to ensure equal participation within society, to raise a voice and support the changes underway.
Women Grow was created to connect, educate, inspire and empower the next generation of cannabis industry leaders by creating programs, community and events for aspiring and current business executives. Founded in 2014 in Denver, Women Grow is a for-profit entity that serves as a catalyst for women to influence and succeed in the cannabis industry as the end of marijuana prohibition occurs on a national scale.
World Watch Institute
Through research and outreach that inspire action, the Worldwatch Institute works to accelerate the transition to a sustainable world that meets human needs. The Institute’s top mission objectives are universal access to renewable energy and nutritious food, expansion of environmentally sound jobs and development, transformation of cultures from consumerism to sustainability, and an early end to population growth through healthy and intentional childbearing.
Founded in 1963, in the grace and power of the Holy Spirit the Redwood Gospel Mission mobilizes our community to minister to the needy so lives are transformed.
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