Dollar Bank – Creating Stronger Communities

Dollar Bank has a long history of involvement in programs that benefit the southwestern Pennsylvania and northeast Ohio regions. Dollar Bank offers a dollar-for-dollar gift matching program for employees to assist with community efforts for which they are personally associated. Dollar Bank has also used its financial expertise to create their Mortgages For Mothers and [...]

2017-04-13T15:09:35+00:00 April 13th, 2017|news|0 Comments

Blume Honey Water – 100% Bee-Friendly, 100% Dee-licious

Honey and water. It’s a wonderfully hydrating, energizing combination that dates back to the first Olympics where the athletes used it to fuel their feats. Blume’s honey water journey began when beverage specialist Michele Meloy Burchfield was approached by Joe Ross, a sports coach at a Pennsylvania boarding school, who had been mixing honey with [...]

2017-04-13T12:25:24+00:00 April 13th, 2017|news|0 Comments

I Am Sustainable Pittsburgh. Take the Pledge.

  Commit to making the Pittsburgh region a better place to be, Earth Day and every day.  Take the “I Am Sustainable Pittsburgh” pledge! Created by the nonprofit Sustainable Pittsburgh, the “I Am Sustainable Pittsburgh” pledge is an opportunity that engages and recognizes individuals for their efforts in making Pittsburgh the greatest place to live, [...]

2017-04-12T16:16:43+00:00 April 12th, 2017|news|0 Comments

ALCOSAN: Promoting Green

One of the biggest obstacles for the environmental movement is the lack of education. Many people are simply unaware of the urgent need for environmental change. The Allegheny County Sanitary Authority (ALCOSAN), a wastewater treatment agency, not only has several environmentally friendly practices in place, but also works towards educating the public about the services they [...]

2017-04-12T09:45:31+00:00 April 12th, 2017|news|0 Comments

Goodwill: Approach to Sustainability

“Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania is a human service agency and network of not-for-profit businesses whose mission is to help people overcome barriers to employment and enjoy the dignity and benefits of work and improved quality of life.” Goodwill’s mission is to help people improve their quality of life through work and related services. Their good [...]

2017-04-10T08:38:36+00:00 April 10th, 2017|news|0 Comments

Peoples: Helping Our Community

Peoples, the largest natural gas distribution company in Pennsylvania, has made large strides to ensure environmentally friendly practices in all facets of production. However, they are also devoted to helping businesses and customers utilize green practices to reduce their energy usage. Peoples provides an extensive list of green tips on their website for all to [...]

2017-04-09T10:36:10+00:00 April 9th, 2017|news|0 Comments

Great Lakes Brewing Company: “You Drink Beer, We Plant Trees”

Through initiatives such as water stewardship, local farming, and waste repurposing, Great Lakes Brewing Co. has established itself as a sustainable brewing company. They have donated over $300,000 to local non-profits in an effort to protect our freshwater resources and have also partnered with local farms to ensure they are purchasing the freshest, most environmentally [...]

2017-04-07T14:01:21+00:00 April 7th, 2017|news|0 Comments

ALCOSAN: Operating Green

The Allegheny County Sanitary Authority (ALCOSAN) is a nonprofit agency that provides wastewater treatment services to 83 communities, including the City of Pittsburgh. Their mission? To provide cost effective, customer oriented and environmentally conscious wastewater treatment that protects public health and enhances the use of our natural resources. Photo by Stephanie Strasburg | Trib Total Media [...]

2017-04-05T08:33:47+00:00 April 5th, 2017|news|0 Comments

Ecolution Fashion Show: The Planets …. Preserving the Wonders of the Universe

Pittsburgh Earth Day 2017 announces the third annual Ecolution Fashion Show taking place on Thursday, April 20th, 2017 in the Main Ballroom of the Fairmont Hotel from 7PM-10PM. As part of the Pittsburgh Earth Day celebration, Ecolution kicks off this weekend-long festivity with a presentation of high-end, eco-friendly couture on one of Pittsburgh’s most unique [...]

2017-04-04T08:22:59+00:00 April 4th, 2017|news|0 Comments