help over 100 businesses become Practically GreenEmily Dimytosh


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  • Assess the environmental impacts of 100 businesses
  • Design each client an action plan for improvement and implement it!
  • Share best practices with others through a website and free workshops
  • Launch a purchasing alliance to reduce the cost of green procurement
  • Launch a waste materials exchange to increase waste diversion rates


Practically Green Solutions seeks to engage the corporate community in adopting solutions that are Practically Green: that is strategies that are as simple and cost-effective as they are environmentally friendly! We'll work one-on-one with over 100 businesses to assess their environmental practices, design a customized action plan for improvement, and work with their senior management team to implement their action plan. We'll also launch support programs such as a database of green business practices, free monthly workshops, purchasing alliance and waste materials exchange to build a green business culture across the GTA!

- 100 assessments completed, and action plans designed and implemented
- 12 free workshops on green business practices reaching at least 240 businesses 
- 1 online database of green business practices with at least 500 hits
- At least 50 participants in a green purchasing alliance 
- At least 50 participants in a waste material exchange 


How will the $10K be used?

$ 3,600 12 months rent for office space
$ 2,400 Venue rentals and materials for monthly workshops
$ 600 Website development and 12 months of hosting
$ 1,200 12 months phone and internet access
$ 1,200 Transportation costs to meet and assess businesses
$ 1,000 Paper, printing, and marketing materials

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