Bring ya friends and flatties for a morning planting native trees on Waiheke Island! This is an opportunity to get out of the city, reconnect with nature and be with others that also give a damn.
Discover how to turn your problems into possibilities and opportunities into outcomes. The aim of this workshop is to equip you with some design tools and practices to figure out how you might effectively communicate sustainability to the people around you.
How is your organisation tackling climate change? The Now Crowd is excited to launch their Towards Zero Carbon Sprint! For the next 10 weeks we will be exploring all things carbon related, including how businesses can transition to lower carbon, net zero carbon, or even carbon positive.
A Green Team is a group of employees that meet regularly, to help drive sustainability initiatives within their organisation. They are a win for employees who want to learn and engage in sustainability, and a win for the organisation by implementing their sustainability strategy!
Over the last 10 weeks, The Now Crowd have been driving action within their organisations focusing on Social Impact. The initiatives have ranged from improving workplace diversity, to carrying out a “Random Acts of Kindness” month and exploring community involvement initiatives!
The Now Crowd are excited to present our first ever gathering in the Bay of Plenty region!
Come and learn what The Now Crowd is all about and what it can do for you and your organisation, while enjoying local refreshments and food (food is provided).
Join us at Our Place, 5:30pm on Thursday 28 March. The evening will wrap up around 7pm.
What is The Now Crowd?
Powered by the Sustainable Business Network, The Now Crowd is a group of highly motivated like-minded young people, working on issues that matter to them. The Now Crowd was created by young professionals, for young professionals – it's about empowering people to bring about change! We want to help build your confidence and impact around sustainability.
You probably have great ideas for creating Social Impact. But do you know how to get them over the line?
We are excited to invite you to our first Now Crowd Workshop for 2019! Come along and learn practical skills and techniques to help create positive Social Impact.
2019 is here and The Now Crowd is ready!
We are excited to be kicking off this wonderful year of change with an inspiring and educational talk with Dr Niki Harré – she’s an Associate Professor in Psychology and Associate Dean Sustainability at Auckland University, as well as the author of two books on sustainability and psychology.
As part of The Now Crowd’s Sustainable Supply Chains Sprint, we are hosting a screening of ‘The True Cost’. This ground-breaking documentary pulls back the curtain on the industry of fast fashion and asks us to consider, ‘who really pays the price for our clothing’?
Over the last 8 weeks members have been driving action within their organisation. The initiatives have ranged from organising planting days to introducing a composting system in their office building, setting up a trade waste agreement, and getting buy-in from managers to become involved in river restoration projects across New Zealand.
Now is a great time to understand the impact your workplace is having on national and global waters. Over 8 weeks you will learn how to investigate your organisations water footprint and discover the role that it can play in the restoration of waterways and oceans. Become a member of The Now Crowd to take part!