Connecting businesses working toward local living economies
BALLE Seattle is dedicated to connecting, educating and promoting King County businesses supporting Local Living Economies. We are part of an international alliance of 63 independently operated local business networks with more than 20,000 members dedicated to building Local Living Economies.We are a member-supported organization led by volunteers dedicated to growing sustainable communities.
Help India's animals - buy fair trade items
Help Animals India - Seattle based nonprofit benefits VSPCA - unique ecological animal sanctuary in India - with programs for wildlife/ domestic /companion animals/sea turtles - having helped 70,000 street dogs.Buy handicrafts of Indias fair trade items which helps struggling artisans with all profits going to our animal sanctuary.
The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) is an online and grassroots non-profit 501(c)3 public interest organization campaigning for health, justice, and sustainability. The OCA deals with crucial issues of food safety, industrial agriculture, genetic engineering, children's health, corporate accountability, Fair Trade, environmental sustainability and other key topics. We are the only organization in the US focused exclusively on promoting the views and interests of the nation's estimated 50 million organic and socially responsible consumers.
International volunteer service organization
Serve as a Peace Corps volunteer in one of 76 countries around the world. Spend 27 months overseas helping a community reach goals in education, health, business, the environment, agriculture, youth development and more. There is no cost to participate and no upper age limit.
We're a citizens' group established in 1991 by Kathy Fletcher to protect and restore the health of our land and waters through education and action. Our members, partners and volunteers are located throughout the Puget Sound basin.
Canaan Fair Trade Olive Oil from Palestine sampling/sales
Rachel Corrie Foundation for Peace and Justice, promoting human rights and social, economic and environmental justice as pre-requisites for peace.Sample and buy Canaan Fair Trade Olive Oil from Palestine - naturally organic, farmed in the traditional Canaanite way.
Through innovative programs, effective partnerships, and the latest science, the Snow Leopard Trust is saving the magnificent snow leopard and improving the lives of people who live in the snow leopard countries of Central Asia.
Treesftf is an agroforestry resource center helping people in developing countries to improve their rural livelihoods through the introduction of environmentally sustainable land management projects focused on beneficial tree planting.
Promoting reproductive freedom and responsibility.
The Voluntary Human Extinction Movement promotes reproductive freedom and responsibility, and encourages all humans to think before they breed. Phasing out Homo sapiens by voluntarily ceasing to breed will allow Earths biosphere to return to good health. Crowded conditions and resource shortages will improve as we become less dense.