Free food, games, prizes, and the chance to catch up on the latest local opportunities in low-carbon living. What’s not to like? Apparently not much, as Alcoa employees attended Make an Impact’s first ever Green Fairs at four Alcoa locations. The Green Fairs’ casual fun format maximized the opportunity for Alcoans to engage with sustainability experts and find out about new opportunities to save energy, volunteer and connect with the local community.
In March, more than 10,400 people committed to take actions in their daily lives that will save more than 21 million pounds of carbon dioxide emissions. That's equivalent to taking 2,000 cars off the road for one year. Learn how Alcoa's Make an Impact program made it all happen.
Alcoans around the world welcomed the third annual Green Works and volunteered over two months to rehabilitate rivers & parks, plant trees, collectrecyclables, andlead energy efficiency & water conservation workshops.
At a Washington, D.C. event on February 28th, 2013, Bank of America was one of 23 organizations and individuals honored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and a group of respected nongovernmental organizations for taking a leadership role in reducing carbon pollution and addressing climate change.
As we approach one of the biggest shopping seasons of the year, take a minute to think about the things you can do to make searching for the perfect gift a little friendlier on the planet (and your wallet).