To amplify the impact of social and environmental efforts by networking the movement itself.
The GREEN Program, Coded by Kids, Comcast, Code for Philly, Drexel University's Sustainability in the Building Environment Program, Philadelphia University's Masters in Sustainable Design, Praxis - Building Solutions, and more...
Initially setting out to fulfill our mission, it became clear that the emerging instrument of coworking could set a great foundation (literally, sort of) for building a real community out of the fragmented sustainability movement.
Open and Awesome: http://citycoho.com
Opening Soon: http://mtairynex.us
We've lead design and are fiscal sponsor for this incredible living laboratory for how we can support our citizens with every level of needs far more effectively, and create regenerative living cities while we're at it. Check it out: http://ramboland.com
Navigating is easier with a map. Starting with mapping what we can easily research in terms of the active organizations and individuals in the social justice, environmental health and performance, and indigenous people's issues areas, this interactive, explorable, editable set of relationships will then serve as foundation for a larger discourse. Then we'll all decide where to go next!
Check out work from some amazing students we work with: https://sustainabilitynexus.wordpress.com
Sustainable Enterprises Vision for the Philadelphia Region: We are cowriting a document that paints the first truly integral picture of a set of enterprises that could regenerate Philly into its fuller potential of again becoming the nation's and world's hotbed of system change. More will be available about this soon.