Entries by Ashley Lovell

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The Sustainable Development Goals: What are they?

Have you heard of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)? Created by the United Nations, these 17 interconnected global goals are designed to create a better and more sustainable future for all. Why are the SDGs useful? As you may know, sustainability is incredibly complex and sometimes quite messy – it can mean many different things […]

What Is Best for Colorado?

Across Colorado’s business community, a variety of initiatives are working to help grow the sustainability movement. All these initiatives share a common vision: accelerating a global culture shift to redefine success in business and build a more inclusive and sustainable economy. These initiatives highlight and share best practices and tools, giving companies the opportunity to […]

Use Your Voice and Vote

Why is a sustainability-focused nonprofit weighing in on the ballot measures up for a vote in 2018? Because our democracy, our environment, and our economy are at risk, and now is the time for us to stand up and fight for them. In 2014, the last time we held a midterm in our country, only […]

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Closing The Climate Gap

The Climate Gap in Colorado Many of us have heard about the big challenges climate change is bringing to Colorado. From forest fires to drought, and from extreme floods to abysmal snowpack, we’re beginning to see the fallout from climate change across the state. What we used to think of as tomorrow’s crisis is happening […]

3 Reasons Why You Should Vote

Check out our three reasons why you should vote in the Colorado Primary election – and how to do it! Why Are We Talking About This? Why is a sustainability-focused non-profit writing about and working on civic engagement? Because a strong democracy is a core piece of our sustainable future. There are three tiers of […]

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The Alliance Center’s Rebrand

Nonprofits come in many shapes and sizes, but one thing they share in common is a desire to scale up their impact on the world. Collaboration has long been touted as the best way for nonprofits to scale up, but the actual practice of collaboration is often messy, making it hard to measure the impacts […]