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“Net Impact is an international nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire, educate, and equip individuals to use the power of business to create a more socially and environmentally sustainable world. Net Impact members are current and emerging leaders in CSR, social entrepreneurship, nonprofit management, international development, and environmental sustainability who are actively improving the world.”

Belfast, Maine Ecovillage Tour to see how community living and cooperative farming can be a sustainable way of life.
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On Friday November 8th Net Impact students and faculty visited Skowhegan to begin work on the assessment project with Amber Lambke, Creator of the Food Hub concept and president of Maine Grains.
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The creation of the timeline is the first step to analyzing the social and economic impact that Maine Grains and the Food Hub have had on the community.
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As a chapter, we are interested in networking with other students and business professionals, attending sustainability-related conferences, connecting with other “green” groups on campus, and inviting speakers to campus. We also welcome any other ideas you may be interested in bringing to the group!

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http://www.greenbiz.com/bio/sustainablebusinesscom-news

http://nbs.net/knowledge/simplifying-complexity-the-8-sustainability-challenges-for-canadian-business-in-2014/?utm_source=Challenges+E-Blast&utm_campaign=Challenges+E-blast+140205&utm_medium=email

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