Environmental Impact

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PROBLEM-word


Damaged lives - underemployed marginalized population needing life skills, job training, sense of self-worth and fulfillment


Discarded materials that could be repurposed


NGO needing to generate profit margins to fulfill purpose mission

SOLUTION-word

 

Business Planning: Triple Bottom Line

Financial • Social • Environmental


Securing Stakeholder Support

Corporations • Foundations

• Government

Partners in

• Healthcare • Philanthropy

• Arts Higher Education

• Retail Sales/Marketing


Creating Sustainable Business

Unemployed gain job and life skills recycling materials into unique functional furnishings.

Products designed by university students via service learning courses.

 

IMPACT-word

Economic & Social: Job development

for unemployed, Transition to contributing member of society; Product sales fund additional rehabilitation and generate local sales taxes


Educational: Service-learning giving

university students marketable job experience


Environmental: Salvage re-use of

discarded materials

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