The Weekly

A staff curated selection of what we’re reading, where we’re going and what we’re eyeing. Updated weekly.

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Week of 3/20

Millennials are pushing B2B companies to greater social impact | Forbes

Timberland’s new shoes are made from Haiti street trash | Global Citizen

Does social media activism really work? | Darling Daily

How companies can champion sustainable development | Harvard Business Review

Vote with your money | Huffington Post

Diversity, of all kinds, is on the rise at fashion shows | New York Times

Incentivizing sustainable fashion: Lessons from social entrepreneurs | Forbes

New eco-friendly, renewable tires stretch the boundaries | Newsweek

How to buy happiness | The Atlantic

How one law measurably lifted the status of women in India | Harvard Business Review

 

Week of 3/13

Why we should talk about periods on International Women’s Day | Darling Magazine

A glimpse at the people who make your clothes | New York Times
Meet the women walking thousands of kilometres for ethical fashion | HuffPost UK

Alaska program certifies eco-friendly tourism business | US News & World Report

4 easy ways to create social impact right now | Engage

The future belongs to brands that are good | Medium

How Spotify’s Director of Social Impact is connecting music lovers to causes | AdWeek

A new global hub for social impact startups | US News & World Report

Women at Work in 2017 | The Atlantic

83% of America’s top high school science students are children of immigrants | Forbes

 

Week of 3/6

How social entrepreneurs begin to measure impact | Forbes

What do Mardi Gras and impact investing have in common? Affordable housing in the Gulf Coast | Calvert Foundation

Skoll's Survey of the Social Entrepreneurship Community Reveals Emerging Trends | Skoll Foundation

International Women’s Day Video - Invest In Her | Kiva

How do you raise a feminist daughter? | NPR

Meet the tiny phone company that’s focusing on sustainability | TechCrunch

UnLtd launches first industry-wide Social Impact Partnership Program | SAT PR News

What my passion for human rights taught me about creativity | Yellow Co.

The economics of environmentalism | Huffington Post

This social justice company just took things to the next level | Darling Magazine

 

Week of 2/27

An interview with The Good Trade founder, AmyAnn Cadwell on igniting change through daily action | Yellow Co.

As you shop online, this Chrome extension suggests sustainable or ethically made alternatives. | FastCo Exist

What is a chief sustainability officer? | Racked

The future of business and why corporations need to care about sustainability. | Fast Company  

MANGO has launched their sustainable Committed Life apparel line | Vogue UK

The 2017 Annual Letter: Warren Buffet’s Best Investment | Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

How can support refugees in the United States | Huffington Post

To advance sustainability, fight inequality | Harvard Gazette

If your business helps seniors, you could win $10,000 | Washington Post

A new kind of fund with financial and social returns | New York Times

How can we accelerate the impact of social impact education? | Bridgespan

 

 



 

A T T E N D 


Week of 3/20

Community Day with Impact Hub Berkeley
Berkeley, CA | Mar 22

Cuyana + Mateo Jewelry Pop Up New York City, NY | Mar 23

S Word: In Search of Sustainability
Online | Mar 28

Eco-Fashion Week
Vancouver, Canada | Mar 31 - Apr 2

Women In The World Summit
New York City, NY | Apr 5 - 7

The Future of Social Good Tech - Amplifying the Impact of Nonprofits
New York City, NY | Apr 12

Free Screening of The True Cost
Overland Park, KS | Apr 20

Impact Capitalism Summit
Chicago, IL | Apr 25 - 26

Social Innovation Summit
Chicago, IL | Jun 6 - 7

CLASSY’s The Collaborative
Boston, MA | June 13 - 15

Ethical Fashion Show
Berlin, Germany | July 4 - 6

The Yellow Conference
Los Angeles, CA | Aug 24 - 25

SOCAP17
San Francisco, CA | Oct 10 - 13

CGI U 2017
Boston, MA | Oct 13 - 15

Net Impact Conference
Atlanta, GA | Oct. 26 - 28

Green Living Expo
Ft. Lauderdale, FL | Dec 2 - 3

The Heart Series (2018)
Los Angeles, CA | Feb 15 - 16, 2018 | Use coupon code 2018GOODTRADE for 20% off any level ticket!

 

Week of 3/13

Community Day with Impact Hub Berkeley
Berkeley, CA | Mar 22

S Word: In Search of Sustainability
Online | Mar 28

Eco-Fashion Week
Vancouver, Canada | Mar 31 - Apr 2

The Future of Social Good Tech - Amplifying the Impact of Nonprofits
New York City, NY | Apr 12

Free Screening of The True Cost
Overland Park, KS | Apr 20

Social Innovation Summit
Chicago, IL | Jun 6 - 7

CLASSY’s The Collaborative
Boston, MA | June 13 - 15

Ethical Fashion Show
Berlin, Germany | July 4 - 6

The Yellow Conference
Los Angeles, CA | Aug 24 - 25

Green Living Expo
Ft. Lauderdale, FL | Dec 2 - 3

The Heart Series (2018)
Los Angeles, CA | Feb 15 - 16, 2018
Use coupon code 2018GOODTRADE for 20% off any level ticket!

 

Week of 2/27

FIT's The Sustainable Organization
New York City, NY | Mar 4

Be Social Change’s New York Nonprofit Mixer 
New York City, NY | Mar 7

Social Enterprise: Fueling Women Power
Minneapolis, MN | Mar 13

Social Innovation Summit
Chicago, IL | Jun 6 - 7

CLASSY’s The Collaborative
Boston, MA | June 13 - 15

The Yellow Conference
Los Angeles, CA | Aug 24 - 25

Green Living Expo
Ft. Lauderdale, FL | Dec 2 - 3

The Heart Series (2018) 
Los Angeles, CA | Feb 15 - 16, 2018
Use coupon code 2018GOODTRADE for 20% off any level ticket! 

B R O W S E 


Week of 3/20

Everlane’s released new outerwear & a weekender bag with shoulder strap


Nisolo to launch their newest sandals collection on Tues 3/21

Raven + Lily’s new 2017 Spring Collection available now

Threads Worldwide’s newly released spring pieces

Credo Beauty has opened a new brick + mortar in LA

 

Week of 3/13

31 Bits has relaunched their Classics Collection

Nisolo has released their Oxfords & Mules in new colors

The Citizenry has launched their Morocco Collection

FashionABLE has created mini versions of their popular handbags

Purpose Jewelry has started a men’s jewelry line

 

Week of 3/6

Rêve En Vert (REV) has launched a crowdfunding campaign

Cuyana has released their Spring 2017 collection

Reformation’s newest two-piece line

Naja has created an activewear collection

MadeFair has restocked many of their ethically-made best sellers

 

Week of 2/27

Tribe Alive to launch new apparel line

Krochet Kids’ just launched their Organic Cotton apparel

Emma Watson’s new Instagram focused on her picks for ethical brands

Everlane’s 100% Human Collection, that donates $5 of each purchase to the ACLU

Sseko has launched their Design Your Dream Sandal campaign

Eat Offbeat has started a Kickstarter to create the Eat Offbeat Cookbook