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VIDEO: After SF Green Festival, Kevin Danaher Talks Triple Bottom Line

Posted by in Building Positive Alternatives, Featured, Global Exchange Community, Global Exchange News & Events, People Power, Not Corporate Power on 13th November, 2013 | No Comments

Green Festival San Francisco 2013Green Festival® is the largest sustainability event in the world and continues to grow year after year. Listen to Dr. Kevin Danaher explain why and how we can transform the current system of profit-focused enterprise into a triple-bottom-line model that integrates social justice, environmental restoration and financial sustainability.

With New York Green Festival Behind Us, We’re Looking Forward to Chicago

Posted by in Global Exchange News & Events, Green Festivals on 7th May, 2013 | No Comments

Green-Festival-GX-booth-volOn Earth Day weekend, Global Exchange traveled to New York City to join activists, local residents and a diverse array of green organizations and companies for the New York Green Festival. Here’s what happened and what to expect next for Green Festivals.

Top Ten Reasons to Volunteer With Green Festivals in 2013

Posted by in Building Positive Alternatives, Global Exchange Community, Global Exchange News & Events, Green Festivals on 3rd April, 2013 | No Comments

Green Festival volunteerGreen Festival is fueled by the efforts of amazing volunteers who contribute their time and energy, and volunteering at Green Festival is a rewarding experience for people of all ages and backgrounds. Interested in volunteering? Here’s what you need to know.

Global Exchange Online Auction is Now Live: Bid On iPad, Paris Getaway and More!

Posted by in Featured, For Our Members, Global Exchange News & Events, Green Festivals, Human Rights, Peace, Democracy and Human Rights on 9th April, 2012 | 3 Comments

Auction-Take-ActionGlobal Exchange is proud to announce our first ever online auction, in advance of the 10th annual Human Rights Awards – a way for our supporters around the country to support our work by bidding on an amazing collection of items. There are some awesome items up for bid. Here are a few of my favorites:

Happy 10th Birthday for Green Festival!

Posted by in Global Exchange News & Events on 1st April, 2011 | No Comments

GFThey say time flies when you’re having fun. That certainly has been the case with the Green Festivals, a joint project of Global Exchange and Green America, with our partners at Seven Star Events. As we go into our tenth year, these parties-with-a-purpose have now reached more than one million people, inspiring them with green/eco alternatives to the nature-destroying corporate model.

TreeHugger and Bill McKibben Interview the Green Festival

Posted by in Global Exchange News & Events, Green Festivals, World News & Events on 8th November, 2010 | 1 Comment

img_0172webCouldn’t make it to the San Francisco Green Festival this weekend? Or maybe you went, but just can’t get enough. Well, you’re in luck because TreeHugger enlisted founder, Bill McKibben to interview various Green Festival participants about their involvement in the green economy, in a TreeHugger Exclusive.

WEBINAR: Is Green Entrepreneurship Right For You?

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange News & Events on 4th November, 2010 | No Comments

2010.07.21-044With all the excitement surrounding the Green Festival happening this weekend in San Francisco, we almost forgot to tell you about our upcoming webinar called “Is green entrepreneurship right for you?” Get help answering that question by attending this aptly named Webinar. Find out when it is, how much it costs (how little, really) and which Green leaders will be guiding you through this informative Webinar.

So Fresh and So Green

Posted by in World News & Events on 11th August, 2010 | No Comments

freshfest_front_Low-RezMosswood Park in Oakland is about to get hit with a heavy dose of youth driven freshness at this Saturday’s FreshFest 2010. Said to be a Green Festival for the people, the event is set to bring eco-sustainability and environmental awareness into an urban, community-oriented context.