Storify: Green Drinks Edmonton celebrates Good Business

On November 2nd, 2016, Green Drinks Edmonton: Good Business featured local businesses that set an example for others through sustainable and ethical practices, making and sourcing products locally, or being good community members: Read more »

Greening your wardrobe for spring with sustainable fashion

Sustainability is just a buzzword these days, and rightly so. For many of us, we think a lot about the food we eat, the cleaning products we buy, our reliance on fossil fuels, how we reuse and recycle our waste, and the impact of our carbon footprint on the environment. […] Read more »

New Year’s Resolutions: or how Makers and Mentors changed my life…

January 2015: new year’s resolution time. I’ve tried and failed at this year’s resolution more times than I can count. People have attempted to help me, to no avail, and I’ve even worked at it, committed to it, and failed again. And yet, this year is going to be the […] Read more »

Five reasons not to miss Green Drinks: Shop Local

Green Drinks is back in time for the holidays to lend a helping hand with your shopping on Wednesday, Nov. 5, at the Yellowhead Brewery. We hope to see there, so please consider our . . .   Five reasons not to miss  Green Drinks: Shop Local   Read more »

Hey, Edmonton! Awesome Ideas Wanted for $1,000 Grant!

What would you do with $1,000? That’s the thousand dollar question that Awesome Edmonton wants YOU to answer. Awesome Edmonton is looking to give someone $1,000  in exchange for awesome ideas that make our community better. So no personal shopping sprees, hockey tickets, vacations, or ponies!  They want ideas that […] Read more »

Stand Up for Edmonton: University of Alberta and City of Edmonton Conference

 “Edmonton’s next mayor must be prepared stand up for the city and the post-secondary sector which plays a critical role in the economy of the metro area” – Day, Goss, Skoreyko, and Cumming, Edmonton Journal, May 28, 2013   The trials and tribulations faced by post-secondary institutions, especially in Alberta, are not […] Read more »

Photos From The Make Something Edmonton Launch

March 21, 2013, was the date of the sold-out within 48 hours Make Something Edmonton launch. Edmontonians came. They saw. They conquered. Conquered those stereotypes that Edmonton is boring, that Edmonton sucks, that Edmonton is a bunch of rednecks! You get the idea. The launch brought together people from all […] Read more »