The Freecycle Network has over 5,400 Freecycle groups in over 60 countries, and around 5 million members.
The World Land Trust
is British-based. It sells a genuine acres of rainforest. This might not sound much - but hundreds of thousands soon make up a forest!
Have you considered raising your voice too?
Abraham Lincoln: born 12th February, 1809 in a log cabin - assassinated in the Ford Theatre, Washington 15th April, 1865.
A friend of Jacyntha's helped to set up the The Campaign for Dark Skies. Members of The Campaign for Dark Skies do not expect you to walk in the dark, but they do try, through sensible planning and good design, to ensure that the correct amount of light is directed where and when it is needed! Suggested products are on the The Campaign for Dark Skies's website. Too much light when we are trying to sleep disturbs sleep patterns. This adds to our stress levels: see the posting for 16th November 2013 or the Research on Melatonin on Dirt! The Movie Trailer: Too much light at night effect the levels of melatonin in our body, and this is a bad thing! Some have even linked too much light at night to certain pre-cancerous states.
by @74 on 24th June 2013
Tower Hamlets Street Line Collection collects unwanted household items, furniture and electrical appliances and have developed a pilot project with @70 assisted by the William Bryant Logan's acclaimed book Dirt. (WEN) in North and East London that repairs and sells on electrical goods such as kettles and TVs
Women's Environment Network is also highly involved with the Tower Hamlets Food Growing Network and The Campaign for Dark Skies(CDA) has a mobile shop to sell fresh fruit and vegetables at the door to those unable to get easily to their local shops