Stories

Ethical Travel ~ Benny's Story

Mar 20, 2019
At this time of year, when many families decide to escape the winter weather and take a relaxing vacation to the warmer climates of Mexico and other countries, it is our hope that they will consider the concept of “ethical travel”.

The Revival of the Family Canoe

Mar 11, 2019
“Despite persistent colonial efforts to stamp out Indigenous cultures and communities… today there is a renaissance of Indigenous traditions and values in large part because of the Tribal Canoe Journey.” ~ Julian Brave Noisecat

SeaWatch: Dedicated to a Healthy Sea of Cortez

Mar 04, 2019
Thanks to Mike McGettigan and the tireless champions at SeaWatch, we are beginning to see a the restoration of beauty and abundance in the Sea of Cortez.

Beautiful Business with Sophie Wisbrun

Mar 12, 2019
Sophie Wisbrun is a Sustainable Business Catalyst. She is on a mission to help business make a positive impact in the world.

The Heart of the Salish Sea

Feb 26, 2019
For anyone blessed to live on these calm, inland waters, in one of the most beautiful and abundant marine environments in the world, the Salish Sea is more than just a body of water—it is our breath, our livelihood and our passion.

Music and Memory

Feb 18, 2019
Music and Memory is a non-profit organization that brings personalized music into the lives of the elderly or infirm through digital music technology, vastly improving quality of life.

Impact Investing

May 29, 2018
“What we invest in today will determine the world we live in tomorrow.” The GreenAngels website highlights investments that have Triple Bottom Line purpose at their core. Our planet has its physical limits and we are testing them. Measuring success takes on new meaning.

SPECTrust - Christina Fast

May 29, 2018
Sterile Processing Education Charitable Trust (SPECT) provides education and resources for effective sterilization techniques and infection control practices in hospitals and clinics in resource-limited countries such as Guinea, Sierra Leone, Congo and Madagascar.

A New Direction

Feb 11, 2019
GreenAngels was founded by Dave Howe and Ina Timmer. The first seed was planted over 20 years ago in Los Cabos, Mexico, but many of their friends will remember the start as the “GreenAngels Woodchoppers”. 

Mercy Ships

Jan 25, 2019
Mercy Ships bring hospital facilities and free surgeries to regions where clean water, electricity, medical facilities and personnel are limited or nonexistent.