I help market small businesses and am currently helping a new start-up get going. It was started by a firefighter who realized that most of the fires he was putting out were completely preventable. His idea was to educate homeowners about how to be most prepared in the event of a fire, natural disaster or other emergency. The company, RED, employs off-duty firefighters to walk through homes and give complete safety inspections and help families put together emergency preparedness plans. If…Continue
Added by Tracy Patton on May 24, 2012 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Thoughtful blog post and great compilation of links from Tom Atlee's "Random Communications from an Evolutionary Edge" blog:
EMERGING ECONOMICS #1
DIY "MAKERS" AND RESILIENT COMMUNITIES
by Tom Atlee
"So we find ourselves…
This was a great dinner, film showing and discussion!
Added by Leo Brodie on May 22, 2012 at 9:13am — No Comments
The Seattle Public School is considering moving the Jane Addams K-8 program to another location. Therefore the Master Plan has been placed on hold.
Added by Christine Benita on May 16, 2012 at 2:06pm — No Comments
Sunday, May 5, 10-12, access from 104th St and 17th Ave NE.
Event link here: http://cedar.greencitypartnerships.org/event/gsp/1099/
Added by Assaf Oron on May 5, 2012 at 12:10pm — No Comments
EarthCorps, a local non-profit, based in Magnsuon Park, is still seeking two North end host families/individuals for their International participants who arrive at the end of May. EarthCorps restores local parks, streams and green spaces in and around Seattle. EarthCorps international members are post college young adults seeking additional training in practical restoration practices, leadership and community organizing to build their professional resumes. They speak English well and are…Continue
Added by Su Thieda on May 3, 2012 at 3:51pm — No Comments
Join the author of Creating Rain Gardens at South Seattle Community College this Friday evening, May 4th, 7:00 p.m. SSCC’s Landscape Horticulture and Continuing Education program is sponsoring a free presentation aimed at the do-it-yourselfer, called “Creating Rain Gardens: Capturing the Rain for Your Own…Continue
Added by David Hymel on May 1, 2012 at 11:19am — No Comments