State: MAINE

34 Danforth Street, Portland, Maine, USA, 4101 - View Map

Empowering the progressive community., founded in 1997, is one of the original Internet-based organizations to provide breaking news and views for the progressive community. Our audience includes hundreds of thousands of citizens and grassroots activists seeking the best news and opinions relating to environmental issues and social justice and reform. We are a nonprofit, progressive, independent and nonpartisan organization supported by our readers. No advertising. No corporate money. No hidden agendas.

Phone: 207.775.0488

Institute for Humane Education

P.O. Box 260, SURRY, MAINE, USA, 4684 - View Map

Creating a humane world through humane education

The Institute for Humane Education (IHE) is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) educational organization dedicated to creating a humane world through humane educationThe Institute for Humane Education envisions a world in which people dlive humanely, sustainably, and peaceably. To create this change, IHE trains people to be humane educators, advances the field of humane education, and provides tools and inspiration for living an examined, meaningful life.The Institute for Humane Education:* Has been training humane educators and promoting comprehensive humane education since 1996.* Created the first humane education training and certificate program in the U.S.* Affiliated with Cambridge College to offer the first M.Ed. in humane education in the U.S. It remains a unique program to this day.* Has trained hundreds of humane educators reaching thousands of students.* Has reached hundreds of thousands of people and communities worldwide through our distance-learning certificate and degree programs, workshops, presentations, publications and website.Our world faces a host of pervasive, dangerous, and seemingly intractable problems. Many people are working toward solutions. Some create positive change through policy and politics, others through business and technology, and others through direct action and public campaigns. Some work on behalf of other people, some on behalf of nonhuman animals, and some on behalf of the environment.The Institute for Humane Education (IHE) works to create lasting, positive change for all through education. IHE believes that in order to build a peaceful, sustainable, and humane world, we need everyone to receive humane education. We need people:* to know what is actually happening on our planet, to other people, to other species, and to the ecosystems that sustain us all.* to experience reverence, respect, and a sense of responsibility for others and for the natural world.* to know how to think critically and creatively and to evaluate all information intelligently.* to appreciate that their lives have the capacity to make a difference through their individual choices, their work, and their activism.* to have the passion and tools to successfully solve problems.If this kind of education were offered to every child, teenager, college student, and adult, we would create a generation with the knowledge, wisdom, and ability to make sane and humane choices for the future. We need every teacher to be a humane educator, incorporating relevant issues into their curricula, and we need every institute of learning to offer humane education to its students to prepare them to be contributing global citizens.If each of us were exposed to humane education, we would all be able to apply our knowledge, skills, and passions toward exciting, innovative, and meaningful change. That is the power and promise of humane education, and it is our goal at IHE to make such a vision a reality.

Phone: (207) 667-1025

Sustainable Harvest

779 North Bend Road, Surry, Maine, USA, 4684 - View Map

Planting Hope, Restoring Forests, Nourishing Communities

Sustainable Harvest International (SHI) provides farming families in Central America with the training and tools to overcome poverty while restoring our planet's tropical forests. The 40 members of SHI's Central American staff have worked with more than 1,350 families in 101 communities to implement sustainable land-use practices that alleviate poverty while restoring the environment. Since the organization's start in 1997, SHI has planted more than two million trees and converted thousands of acres to sustainable uses, thereby saving tens of thousands of acres of tropical forest from slash-and-burn destruction.

Phone: 207.669.8254

Eco Detailing Services LLC

721 poland rd, Auburn, Maine, United States, 04210 - View Map

Eco Detailing Services Here at Eco Detailing Services we provide eco friendly products to detail all of your vehicles! We use highly effective, natural products to clean your cars, trucks, motorcycles, municipal vehicles, and more! Ask us about discounts. We work hard to maintain professional excellence and a high standard of auto detailing, while keeping a healthy environment for our staff and customers and doing our part for the environment. Thank you for taking the time to check us out! OUR COMMITMENT A values-driven company committed to water conservation and the protection of natural resources. Matching our concern for the environment with our concern for human health. Formulating and manufacturing effective products that are non-toxic and safe. Standing alone in full ingredient disclosure on labels and Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS). Complying fully with California’s Proposition 65 which has been in effect since 1986 to promote clean drinking water and keep toxic substances that cause cancer and birth defects out of consumer products. Striving continually to educate users about responsible, sustainable car cleaning and washing. Leading the eco-friendly car care industry in cutting-edge practices. Using 100% recyclable bottles and sprayers NOW FULLY MOBILE, We can detail your Vehicle,boat,rv, and even 18 wheelers.

Phone: 2072399012