Archives for March 2015

Better Living Show, Explore the Latest in Green Living, Health, and Wellness

[ March 28, 2015; 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. March 29, 2015; 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. ] Take the initiative to be on the frontline of the green movement. Join us at the Better Living Show March 28-29, 2015. Explore the latest in green living, health, and wellness. Sample vegan fare, learn about sustainable gardening and more.
Whether you are just starting to look into going green and moving towards a sustainable lifestyle, … Read More.

Invest in Women, Change the World

[ March 26, 2015; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Aline Your Investments with Your Values and Celebrate National Women’s History Month
The Portland Office of Progressive Asset Management is offering a series of workshops on Sustainable, Responsible and Impact Investing.  The first in the series:
Investing in Women
March 26th at 6 pm
First Unitarian Church
1034 SW 13th Avenue, Portland OR
Hear three national speakers present information about Investing … Read More.

The Impact of Recycling

Americans spend and average of $51,000 on household expenditures per year.  Most are for items which end up as trash and goes to the landfill.
Currently, the average person recycles 1.14 pounds per day-if-everyone doubled what they recycle from 1.14 to 2.28 pounds, our nation could be recycling 30 million tons annually. 65 million more tons … Read More.