Ecology Action Centre has a Green Jobs Calendar (And we’re in it!)

One of the things I wanted to write about here on Cocoa+ Green was green jobs. A few weeks back  a member of the Ecology Action Centre’s (EAC) Energy Team told me they were doing a calendar all about green jobs and asked if I’d be interested in featuring in it. Sure, I said. Honestly,… Continue reading Ecology Action Centre has a Green Jobs Calendar (And we’re in it!)

What’s This Talk about Green Jobs?

There’s been talk of Green jobs in Halifax lately.  Recently, the United Nations Association in Canada has opened applications for young people to join the Canada Green Corps ( I didn’t even know this existed until last month). But what are Green Jobs? According to the folks at Good Work Canada, a green job is… Continue reading What’s This Talk about Green Jobs?

Your torn sneakers can be recycled through Association for Textile Recycling (AFTeR)

I used to love when the Diabetes Association called looking for donations. It meant someone would be picking up the bags of stuff piled at our back door, helping us get rid of unnecessary items we had accumulated over the months. Turns out Diabetes Association is part of a group called AFTeR which stands for… Continue reading Your torn sneakers can be recycled through Association for Textile Recycling (AFTeR)