Buying Local Matters

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company


Mission Aligned Exits - What's Your Method?

Success stories and investment opportunities at Spring Venture Fair

The Investors' Circle network invested more than $12 million into for-profit social and environmental enterprises in 2012 with aims to move even more in 2013.  Join one of the most active angel networks in the US (HALO Report) on May 8-9 in San Francisco to hear vetted pitches from 15 high-impact deals that are seeking investment and engage in a due diligence process right away. 

Students Munch on Free Local Produce Delivered to Class

Student nutrition provider uses grant funding to make produce more accessible to all students
Press Release
(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) GAITHERSBURG, MD - October 13, 2010 - New Jersey's cornucopia of fruits and vegetables overflows from the cafeteria to the classrooms of Lakewood School District, giving teachers a chance to fuel their students' academic performance while teaching a quick lesson on eating right as Sodexo serves up local produce to all children in the classroom.

Sodexo Showcases Food Grown and Produced in Oregon with Locally-Sourced Lunch at Salem-Keizer Public Schools

Event promotes student health and well-being in celebration of National School Lunch Week
Press Release

(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) GAITHERSBURG, MD - October 11, 2010 - Today, nearly 900 students at Salem-Keizer Public Schools’ Leslie Middle School will learn more about the abundance of food grown and produced in Oregon as they enjoy a farm to school lunch from student nutrition provider Sodexo. 

Sodexo’s “All Local Day" Promotes Locally-Sourced Menu Options for New England Schools

Event promotes student health and well-being by showcasing the unique local flavors of Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Vermont
Press Release

(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) GAITHERSBURG, Md. - September 16, 2010 - Today students in 16 New England public school districts will help their communities as they help themselves to lunch duringSodexo’s All Local Day, an event featuring menu choices sourced from local suppliers.  


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