Join Net Impact & The Clinton Foundation for a special event!

Leveraging business principles to solve society’s most pressing challenges Hosted at Google’s New York Office When: Wednesday, May 27th, Discussion begins at 7pm Where: Google New York Office (Located in Chelsea Market) 75 Ninth Ave (between W. 15th and 16th), 2nd Floor. Building on a lifetime of public service, President Clinton established the William J. Clinton Foundation with the goal of strengthening the capacity of people throughout the world to meet the challenges of global interdependence. Come learn about the Clinton Foundation and how the Clinton Foundation applies business principles to some of the major issues facing us today. Anil Soni, CEO of the Clinton Foundation HIV/AIDS Initiative (CHAI) and Kanika Bahl, Executive Vice President of CHAI, will speak about the intersection of private/public partnerships and how the Foundation brings business principles to the healthcare arena. Agenda 6:30pm-7:00pm Registration 7:00pm-8:15pm Discussion and Q&A 8:15pm-9:00pm Networking Reception Space is limited for this event, please RSVP here: http://netimpactclintonfoundationevent.eventbrite.com/ Please note, the following day, May 28th, the Clinton Foundation will be conducting interviews with a select number of candidates interested in opportunities with the foundation. If interested, please submit your resume and cover letter to: global.outreach@clintonfoundation.org. Questions? Please Contact: Calgary.brown@gmail.com Speaker Bios: Anil Soni is the Chief Executive Officer of the Clinton Foundation HIV/AIDS Initiative (CHAI), a division of the William J. Clinton Foundation which assists governments in Africa, Asia and the Caribbean to implement national HIV/AIDS care and treatment programs and which works to improve market dynamics for related medicines and tests, lowering prices and accelerating access to these life-saving technologies. Anil previously was Director of Drug Access at CHAI and...

Eco-Hunt: A Net Impact scavenging experience

When: Saturday, April 25th 1pm-4pm: Eco-Scavenger Hunt4pm-7pm: Prizes awarded & afternoon social Where: Look for our booth during Earth Day N.Y. at Grand Central Terminal. Sign-in starts at 12pm, ends at 1pm! Afternoon social at 4pm the Village Pourhouse, 64 3rd Avenue @ 11th Street Cost: Only $5 to participate! Sign up: Interested? Register Here: http://netimpactecohunt.eventbrite.com/ Join the Net Impact Professional Chapter for its first ever NYC Eco-Scavenger Hunt! This event pretends to be your typical scavenger hunt. But instead, it’s designed around Earth Day to be a celebration of our eco-mindedness in an urban jungle, combined with an uncanny ability to run around the city like brazen savages! Are you ready? Our team has put together a combination of NYC trivia and activities (bring your digital cameras!) for teams of 5 to 6 to accomplish. We’ve organized a pretty good prize pot to share with the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winning teams. Here’s a sneak peak of who’s contributing to the pot: Greenbiz.com – Autographed copies of “Strategies for the Green Economy” Greenspaces – 6 month membership to their events, use of conference room space GustOrganics – Gift Certificates Green Apple Cleaners – Gift Certificates Sweetriot – Chocolate bars! Peeled Snacks – Snacks & Gift Certificates Priti Organic Spa – Spa treats & Gift Certificates Kaight NYC – product vouchers Sustainable NYC – Gift Certificate And there’ll be more to come! We’ll be providing the first 100 people who register with an AnvilRecycled and Carbon Free Eco-Hunt T-shirt courtesy of Anvil. Gather a group of friends to RSVP as a team of 5 or 6 or on your own...

5 Green gifts for Christmas!

Happy holidays everyone! The good folks at Alternative Consumer have post some excellent gift ideas for Christmas this year! My favorite?  The Flight of the Conchords.  Now if you’ll excuse me, it’s business...

NYWSE December Event – Networking: Mentoring 2.0

When: Thursday, December 04, 2008 from 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM (ET) Where: Social Lounge – Second Floor Front Lounge – 795 8th Avenue (between 48th and 49th Sts.) – New York, NY 10019 Hosted by: New York Young Women Social Entrepreneurs (NYWSE) More info at...

PR News' Going Green: Outstanding Green Business Practices

You can order The Going Green Guidebook at www.prnewsonline.com/store/13.html. (a print and digital version are available for purchase) From the publishers of PR News, the Going Green guidebook includes a wide range of strategies for greening your business. The 200+ page guidebook includes profiles of blue chip companies, small organizations and start–ups that have reinvented or reconfigured their businesses to be more environmentally responsible. The guidebook is tailored to communications, marketing and senior executives looking for a blueprint to communicate existing green efforts or to get new initiatives off the ground. Companies profiled in the Guidebook include GE, Nickelodeon, HP, Walgreen’s, Wal–Mart, Broward County Library, BASF, Travelocity, Harrah’s, Dow Chemical, National Geographic, Chiquita, U.S. Army, Monroe College, Comcast and nearly 100 more organization of all sizes and budgets. Considering that 70% of Americans believe a green designation for a company is just a “marketing tactic” yet most employees feel it’s extremely important for their company to be environmentally progressive, this Guidebook distills the most elements of going green and smartly communicating your efforts in the...