Waste Not, Want Not: Solutions for Waste & Packaging
Join us, for the second workshop in our Measure What Matters series “Waste Not, Want Not: Solutions for Waste & Packaging” on September 18th at Community College of Vermont-Upper Valley, located at 145 Billings Farm Rd in White River Junction, VT.
This workshop will be jam packed with inspiring and surprising strategies that companies across New England have developed to reduce their packaging and waste. Attendees will learn from business leaders and sustainability professionals who will present a breadth of theory and real world examples, equipping attendees with ready-to-use tools for reducing their company’s waste and packaging.
Will Collins is the Sourcing & Purchasing Manager at the WS Badger Co. in Gilsum, NH. In this capacity he is responsible for locating and validating socially conscious, environmentally aware and mission-aligned partners as well as reducing or mitigating the impact of Badger’s supply chain. Additionally, Will works extensively with B-Corp and other cohorts to develop Badger’s vision of a better world through conscious & regenerative business practices. Will holds degrees in Art History and English Literature from St. Lawrence University. He lives in southern NH with two unruly cats and an alarming amount of music media.”
VBSR’s Measure What Matters workshop series is your opportunity to learn from some of the best companies in New England, see how you measure up against industry leaders, and find new ways to improve your business operations. Workshop attendees will leave with tools for change and an expanded network of professionals who believe in business as a power for good! Modeled after the B-Corp Impact Assessment, this new series will help members to better support their communities, reduce the impact of their operations on the environment and to create the best workplace for their employees.
Join us for a single workshop or two or the entire series. With a multi-workshop registration, different employees in your organization can attend different workshops. Workshops are available for members and non-members alike.
Thank you to our sponsors:
VSECU is a member-owned cooperative and not for profit credit union for everybody who lives or works in Vermont, offering a full range of affordable financial products and services to its individual and business member-owners. VSECU is committed to improving the lives of Vermonters by empowering the possibilities for greater social, environmental, and financial prosperity. Together we make change, simply by banking. VSECU is a VBSR Champion Member.
Mascoma Bank was founded in 1899 by community members seeking ways to establish a healthy local economy. For over 118 years, Mascoma Bank’s foundation of mutuality has continued to be a force for positive change supporting communities to reach thriving sustainability. Now as a Certified B Corporation® we continue our mission to be Best for the World®, a company where we don’t answer to stockholders, but respond to the needs of our communities.
Davis & Hodgdon Associates CPAs
Sponsorship Opportunities are available for the Measure What Matters series and for single workshops. Please contact TobyA@vbsr.org for more information.