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WRI is a global research organization that spans more than 50 countries staff work closely with leaders to turn big ideas into action to sustain our natural resources—the foundation of economic opportunity and human well-being. Our work focuses on six critical issues at the intersection of environment and development: climate, energy, food, forests, water, and cities and transport. Join our Community Room to connect with other like minded people or go to http://www.wri.org and donate directly. Y
World Resource Institute is advancing environmental issues by addressing needs on several different fronts. These include sustaining forests, mitigating water issues, creating value in the business community through environmental sustainability, ensuring clean, reliable energy, supporting agriculture through sustainable development. As well, WRI focuses on the importance of our oceans. Our oceans are home to half the worlds species, adds $2.5 trillion each year to the global economy, feeds 3 bi
The Water Project is dedicated to bringing clean, safe drinking water to those that do not have this basic need. Globally, 1 in 9 people still have no access to clean water. But in the communities they serve, it's 9 out of 9. Water is a daily and crippling challenge. Children often bear the burden of walking miles each day to find water in streams and ponds, full of water-borne disease that is making them and their families sick. The Water Project have several well projects in the works and need
Save the Elephants is saving this beautiful animal from extinction. Desired mostly in the East as a status symbol and as an investment, the ivory from elephants is a high value item. Organized crime and traffickers smuggle tusks for profit. It is estimated that one elephant is killed every 15 minutes. Utilizing technology, Saving the Elephants is monitoring, collecting data, conducting vital research, providing protection and helping to create international policy for this vital fight. Join our
With the largest population of the blind in the world, India has over 55 million visually impaired and 8 million people who are completely blind. Fortunately, nearly 80% of the sight issues are curable. SEF's mission to bring sight back to millions in India. Sankara Eye Hospitals are focused on providing the highest quality care and service to the needy at our eight state-of-the-art hospitals all over India. Join to help eradicate curable blindness in India. Donate towards surgeries or towards
Climate change is at the root of our sea levels rising, extreme weather, and other catastrophic effects. In 2015 alone, disasters and climate change impacts led to the displacement of twice as many people as conflict and violence. RMI's goals are to decarbonize electricity, assist China in slashing emissions, working with businesses and developers in cutting energy use in buildings, reduce every citizens footprint, move goods with low carbon output and lower methane emissions across the board. J
Puppies Behind Bars (PBB) trains prison inmates to raise service dogs for wounded veterans and first responders, as well as explosive-detection canines for law enforcement. Puppies enter prison at the age of 8 weeks and live with their inmate puppy-raisers for approximately 24 months. As the puppies mature into well-loved, well-behaved dogs, their raisers learn what it means to contribute to society and give a gift to a first responder or veteran suffering from stress and trauma. Join our Co
Ocean Conservancy is working with you to protect the ocean from today’s greatest global challenges. They create science-based solutions for a healthy ocean and the wildlife communities that depend on it. Their program includes confronting ocean acidity, the affects of climate change on our seas, protecting the artic and much more. Join our Community Room to connect with other like minded people or go to http://www.oceanconservancy.org and donate directly. Your generosity is greatly appreciated.
Nature Conservancy’s goal is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. Their goal is to protect and restore our natural resources and to protect endangered species. Currently, the Nature Conservancy is in 72 countries providing education and support in protecting the environment through tackling climate change, protecting our land and water, sustainability, and building healthy cities. Join our Community Room to connect with other like minded people or go to http://www.nature.o
Kylie Postel is fighting daily against Mitochondrial Disease. The mitochondria in your cells create the energy to assist your cells in duplicating. If your cells do not regenerate organs begin to fail, your immune system cannot fight back, your glands stop producing the needed hormones and your body fails. With this comes organ failure and infections. Kylie has spent her life in and out of hospitals. As she ages, the costs continue to grow. Insurance does help with much of the cost but there are