Tag Archives: C. Sala Hewitt

Crowd-Lending Goes Live! Crowdfunding Brings Affordable Loans to Small Businesses

Re-post.  Original via TriplePundit.com When Congress passed the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act in April 2012, the finance and small business communities were both excited and befuddled. Title III established approval of crowd-sourced securities—allowing crowd-funding web portals like Kickstarter to … Continue reading

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Happy Food Day! Video Greeting Card to Spread the Love

Huge thanks to all the video contributors’ time and thoughtful lessons that we can all celebrate, acknowledge and honor on Food Day!  Oct. 24, 2012. ALSO:  Join this call!  Bridging Communities (a Duke Univ. grad student group engaging in social … Continue reading

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Another Win for Fair Farming! Chipotle sidles up to the Coalition for Immokalee Workers!

While Chipotle deserves recognition for their continued commitment to sustainable food sourcing practices, the real champions here are the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (with farm-working stakeholders based in Florida’s tomato fields) and their broader Campaign for Fair Food.  The news … Continue reading

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Repost: “Warning, extreme weather ahead”

This article titled “Warning: extreme weather ahead” was written by John Vidal, for The Guardian on Monday 13th June 2011 18.59 UTC Drought zones have been declared across much of England and Wales, yet Scotland has just registered its wettest-ever … Continue reading

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VIDEO: AwareWeGrow: One yoga teacher’s life lessons in holistic living

Sincere thanks to Ola Ronke for sharing her beautiful smile and wonderful perspective.

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Fun new Game: Climate change and Who’s to blame!

China vs. US Carbon emissions showdown:  Tie for total emissions, but US dominates in the per-capita output contest. I know you knew all along that the average American wastes, ahem, uses more energy to support his/her lifestyle than the average … Continue reading

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What if I took away 3/4 of your American pie?

BBC reports Oxfam’s perspective on an impending global food crisis estimated to reach a fevered pitch due to high prices by 2030, which they say will be half caused by climate change.  They estimate food output has dropped globally by … Continue reading

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