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Eco-Friendly Ideas for Holiday Gifts

The holiday season always brings wonderful times with family and friends; as well as gift exchange traditions. The pressure to find the perfect gift can be overwhelming at times; and the frantic search from store to store plus the buying, packing and wrapping creates stress, waste and pollution (not to...

Join our Holiday Facebook Contest!

UPDATE: this contest has now ended. Thank you to all who joined and congratulations to Keturah Young and Mindy Cruz, our very lucky winners! The holidays are already in full swing, and with all the hustle and bustle, it's easy to forget the big picture. Head over to our Facebook...

Did You Know

  • New York City residents discard approximately 11,000 tons of trash and over 2,000 tons a day of recyclables.

Upcoming Events

  • Earth Hour 2018- Be a Green Leader!
  • For the tenth year in a row,  we are gearing up to kick off Weill Cornell Medicine's year-long energy savings plan, and need your help to make it happen.

    Join us as a Green Leader and enroll coworkers in your area for both the WCM Unpower Hour 2018 on Thursday, March 22 Earth Hour 2018 on Saturday, March 24
    Earth Hour is an initiative by WWF to create awareness about climate change and the power of individuals to create a tangible positive impact on the planet. Every year, millions of people around the world take part in this annual symbolic lights out event on a Saturday night, from 8:30 to 9:30 PM local time. Weill Cornell Medicine is joining this event for the tenth consecutive year with its work-day version of Earth Hour on Thursday, March 22 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM . 
    As a Green Leader, you can help us by signing up colleagues in your area before the events. We'll give you free gifts to hand out and a green shopping bag full of eco-friendly goodies.
    Help us break records in attendance again and raise awareness for a sustainable approach at work, school, and home!