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Posted byon April 12, 2012 at 3:38 PM EDT
In its first year, Joining Forces has helped translate the gratitude of millions of Americans into service in support of our troops and their families
Posted byon April 12, 2012 at 12:14 PM EDT
The Ray Family Farm, run by Chad and Jodi Ray, is a model for educating, empowering and inspiring young would-be farmers across the country. Dedicated to the ideal that our roots are tied to food security and environmental sustainability, the Rays also believe our world needs can be met on a smaller scale with tens of thousands more young farmers around the world.
Posted byon April 12, 2012 at 12:07 PM EDT
Bringing industry competitors together, the Outdoor Industry Association, led by Frank Hugelemeyer, works toward identifying real solutions that companies can use to create more sustainable businesses.
Posted byon April 12, 2012 at 12:03 PM EDT
Tenaciously holding firm to her beliefs -- the same ideals that founded her thriving business, FullBloom Baking Company, and guide her life -- Karen Trilevsky proves that it is financially compatible to produce to high quality products, and maintain sustainable operations with competitive prices.
Posted byon April 12, 2012 at 11:57 AM EDT
As president of the Industrial Division of the Communications Workers of America, Jim Clark sees the wide array of benefits in green jobs -- for employees, for the bottom line and for the world.
Posted byon April 12, 2012 at 11:39 AM EDT
Seize the power to change how we talk, think about and act on environmental respsonsibility today, and bring forth "a smarter, more secure and more sustainable planet" tomorrow -- that's the vision driving Wayne Balta and his work with environmental sustainability at IBM Corporation.
Posted byon April 12, 2012 at 11:35 AM EDT
Understanding that it takes more than just one person, one government or even one corporation to make the change toward sustainability, David Bolt created Sustainable Future, LLC to "facilitate the opportunity for a critical mass of people to experience the joy of living sustainably."
Posted byon April 11, 2012 at 2:33 PM EDT
"For the Win" features Jordan Schwartz, a college student who founded a student-run bilingual theater program in Atlanta.
Posted byon April 11, 2012 at 2:31 PM EDT
The White House marks the first anniversary of Joining Forces
Posted byon April 5, 2012 at 12:50 PM EDT
Chu Huang leads students in the Chinese Immigrant Student Leadership (ChISL) program on a journey toward defining themselves, their roles in their communities and in this world. By inspiring and empowering them to proactively create avenues of change, they are well on the way to becoming the bright leaders of tomorrow.