Green Maps for a more sustainable future!

 
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Summer at Green Map!
    By - Wendy Brawer - Director
    Green Map has ‘moved the mountain’. Yes, after nine years of great progress and global accumulation, we have moved two blocks east. Overlooking a community garden and a lively urban streetscape in the East Village, our new space brings us closer to our diverse community and local sustainability efforts. Our new...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Green Map on the Move!
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    At Green Map, we’re in the process of moving! Not just where we work, but also in some ways, how we work.  As always, it’s an exciting journey in support of positive change. As spring weather finally arrives in this part of the world, we are starting the process of ‘going open’. It will take...
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    • 7 months ago
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Why Giving to Green Map Matters!
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    Holiday season wishes to all our Global Giving donors! At a recent Board meeting, we discussed the ways our network is mapping the pulse of what matters, and recalled a wonderful video created by the Earth Institute at Columbia University that attests to the value of this work. It's just 8 minutes long, and ties...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Green Maps & Climate Change
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    With the Peoples Climate March taking place in New York City on Sunday, September 21st, we'll be taking part and invite you to join in as well! The website, PeoplesClimate.org, has both NYC and global activities so you can take part anywhere. Climate change and social change have been continual themes in...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! has received 47 donations
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    A Salute to Green Map Interns!
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    Interns are vital to the energy and effectiveness of the Green Map movement! Each year, eight to fifteen interns work with us at the New York office. They include students, emerging professionals and international fellows. Producing new maps and media as well as adaptable tools, interns bring us special insight into world...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Matching Donations May 7th! Amplify your Impact
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    Hello to our Global Giving donors! Your support means so much to us and to our network around the world. The efforts of each community inspires the others to work harder, more creatively and more inclusively to draw attention to local resources for healthier, more resilient living. Every community – large and small...
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    Bright News from Green Map
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    Green Mapmakers are connected online with a listserv, LinkedIn group and via Facebook and Twitter, but it's amazing what happens when we meet in person. We could not have these synergetic moments without homestays, air miles and wonderful hosts. Your support helps us amplify the outcomes of these meetings and do...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! has made updates to their project page.
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Updates from Green Map!
    By - Wendy Brawer and Bernice Keshet - Founding Director and Amazingness Associate
    Happy Lunar Year to our Global Giving donors! Thanks to your contributions, we have continued to make progress on our efforts to involve communities worldwide in sustainable living through Green Mapmaking. As we continually create resources for local Green Mapmakers, it’s always a good challenge to predict what they...
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    Thank YOU for helping Green Mapmakers Worldwide!
    By - Wendy, Eugenie, Angran, Aaron and Walter - Green Map Staff
    To our supporters via Global Giving: We think of you often! Your help means we can work with hundreds of local Green Map teams who work very hard on creating Green Maps that motivate positive change in communities of all scales, across the US and beyond. The presentation linked below tells more of the story – feel...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    August is Impacts Month @Green Map!
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    Hello to all our generous donors! We've had a very good summer with new projects and new contacts made globally, thanks to your support. Perhaps you have noticed GlobalGiving’s special 100% match of new recurring donations in August – give 4 months in a row and Green Map receives twice as much – follow the...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! has received 24 donations
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    New Mobile Green Maps! June 12 is Match Day!
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    Hello GlobalGiving Donors! Wednesday is a special Match day – starting at 9AM EST, your donation will help us accomplish 50% more! Today, we have good news to share – there’s a brand new way to explore Green Maps! Got a mobile phone or tablet? Check out GreenMap.org on your browser. Experience this new...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Thank you for supporting the Open Green Map platform!
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    This is a very exciting season for Green Map System – not only have we begun updating the sustainability mapping platform that you so have generously supported, we have created new ways to explore the hundreds of Open Green Maps that have already been created! Thanks to you, we have a very successful proof of concept...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    From A to Z with Green Map
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    An important part of our work involves meeting potential partners and helping people get ‘up to speed’ with our tools. In 2013, visitors from A to Z have been in our New York office – quite literally including five Albanian mayors on a US study tour and a group of Zambian tourism officials who will be...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Post-Sandy Efforts around Green Map's Home in NYC
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    Many have asked how we fared in the midst of Hurricane Sandy. We have been quite lucky. The floodwaters stopped just 1.5 blocks from our office in lower Manhattan's East Village, sparing this lovely old building from damage. Nevertheless, both the office and my apartment lost power for the entire workweek. Using our...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    The Green Map Archive is on the move!
    By - Wendy Brawer & Aaron Reiss - Founding Director and China Projects Coordinator
    To our dear supporters: This message begins with a call to action, responding to the surprise announcement from Global Giving -Global Giving just began a new promotion wherein they will match the base donation amount of any monthly recurring donation that is set up by this Friday, September 7th.  For example: if you...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! has received 65 donations
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Bridging Economy & Ecology in 65 Countries
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    Hello to our Global Giving supporter, We invite you to contribute on Wednesday June 13* during GlobalGiving’s Match Day. We have exciting news – not only is Green Map System a Superstar and eligible for 50% more from GlobalGiving, but an anonymous donor will ‘match the match’ and your donations will...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Milestones: 800 Projects, 63 Countries!
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    Last week, Green Map System reached its 17th anniversary. On the same day, March 25, the 800th local Green Map project signed on! This is not only a milestone; it’s also our first project in Egypt, our 62nd country. A family-friendly co-working center called Rasheed22 in Heliopolis, suburban Cairo, is leading this...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Thanks to You, We're Winning!
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    A quick shout out, holiday greetings and thanks to our wonderful network of supporters: Green Map System is delighted to share the good news that the Open Green Map interactive mapping platform that you help to support through your Global Giving donations has just won its third award in 2011!  We won the NetSquared...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    60 Countries! 775 Projects! Social Design Award!
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    Guiding the Way to a Sustainable Future So many people love their communities and care deeply about the world we all share. At Green Map System, we are always working to support each local initiative. By helping local people map out each green site and highlight its sustainability elements, new audiences and customers are...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Green Map - Summer 2011 Wrap Up
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    Hello to our Global Giving supporters! This report brings brief news from our Director, Wendy Brawer: Over the years, I've delivered many presentations about different aspects of Green Mapmaking. In August, I was invited to speak at 140edu, a conference about the intersection of social media and education produced by the...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! has received 18 donations
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Green Map's Local Focus!
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    New York City is in bloom – and we’re involved in projects to help it bloom even more. So this quarter, our newsletter highlights Green Map’s involvement in an important new greening initiative in our city as well as in the nearby Sustainable Jersey - Green Map project. We have events coming up to share...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    What Your 2010 Green Map Donation Accomplished
    By - Wendy E. Brawer - Founding Director
    Thanks to Global Giving donors, Green Map System had a remarkable 2010! Our highlights starts out with 94 newly registered locally-led Green Map projects, followed by the highlights of our accomplishments shown below. We have many goals for 2011, so we invite you to take action today –please donate to help cities...
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    Green Map's Newest Way of Giving Back!
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    One of Green Map System's 2010 goals is to explore new ways to support the sustainable community development activities of our organization and network. We have always nurtured a spark of social innovation, but our inclusion of social entrepreneurship allows us to directly address a variety of challenges as our economy...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    700 Green Map Projects - a New Milestone!
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    We have reached a new milestone: Over 700 Green Map projects have registered at GreenMap.org/join! We are excited about being part of the green scene in communities from Jersey City NJ to Lake Tisza Hungary to Stellenbosch South Africa! Each project uses our tools and models in their own way. Our job at Green Map System...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! has received 40 donations
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Green Map Inspires and Trains the Next Generation!
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    As a supporter of Green Map System, you may not have realized you are also helping to support a wonderful internship program that bolsters leadership for a sustainable future. At our New York office, we welcome students from all corners of the world to volunteer with us. Each receives training related to their own field...
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    Take Green Map With You!
    By - Wendy Brawer - Green Map Update
    The award-winning Green Map movement has joined the mobile revolution! Two great resources for green living debuted in February - a mobile website designed for all internet-enabled cellphones and the Green Map iPhone App! Ideal for locals and tourists alike, both feature "What's Green Nearby?™" a handy tool for...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Foresight and our Common Future
    By - Wendy Brawer - Founding Director
    It's been quite an exciting season at Green Map System! We were very pleased with the generous response you made towards our participation in the Give More – Get More Campaign. A total of $7,390 was raised, including Global Giving's match and bonuses from our Board. Early in the new year, we will draw prizes, as
    • 6 years ago
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Fresh Blogs, Tangible Outcomes!
    By - Wendy E Brawer - Founding Director
    All Green Map project leaders are invited to blog at GreenMap.org/news, where you can quickly enjoy some of the latest activities and impacts of local Green Map projects. Here are some highlights from our Blog's front page today: Copenhagen: Green Map System and Green Mapmakers are presenting our practical, community...
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    Green Maps and Reducing Climate Impacts
    By - Wendy E Brawer - Founding Director
    Around the world, people of all backgrounds are stepping up their 'habit change' to reduce the speed of climate change. What does this mean to Green Map System and our global network? Last week Green Map System participated in Climate Week NYC as the United Nations convened on this critical issue in our hometown, New...
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! has received 108 donations
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Open Green Map is Launched!
    By - Wendy E Brawer - Founding Director
    We had an amazing launch - 13 events in 10 countries on World Environment Day! Download our illustrated report and then explore the first 55 Open Green Maps and 4700 sites! Now we are developing the mobile applications, sharing, youth and low cost resources to go with it. See the first of these on the website under Share...
    • 6 years ago
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  • Green Maps for a more sustainable future! posted a progress report
    Progress in Winter 2009
    By - Wendy E Brawer - Founding Director
    Each day brings new partnerships and progress to Green Map System! Our social mapping platform-in-progress was most recently presented at at the Ashoka Changemakers - We Media Pitch It event at the end of February, where it was honored as a finalist. It's gained great press as you can see by clicking Testimonials on the...
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      SWG There's a synergism between Green Map and community map makers. We build on each others experience and vision.,
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Green Map System

New York, NY, United States
http://www.greenmap.org

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Wendy E. Brawer

Founding Director & Secretary
New York, NY United States

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