…and the winning videos are so great I just have to repost them. If you didn’t have a chance to before, check out the other 12 finalists. Next year, I hope you apply!!
- Best Thrifty Organization Video: The Watershed Management Group
What do they do? “We offer an adaptive, collaborative approach to developing sustainable solutions wherever we may work. We work with local communities to identify and prioritize resource needs, foster individual and community investment, develop practical solutions, and enable action.
WMG works in both rural and urban settings on issues related to soil and water resources. Primary topics we address include:
- Rainwater and Stormwater Harvesting
- Green Infrastructure
- Watershed Assesments and Planning
- Community-based Conservation
- Project Administration and Evaluation”
- Best Small Organization Video: Post Carbon Institute
What do they do? “Post Carbon Institute provides individuals, communities, businesses, and governments with the resources needed to understand and respond to the interrelated economic, energy, and environmental crises that define the 21st century. We envision a world of resilient communities and re-localized economies that thrive within ecological bounds.”
- Best Medium Organization Video: Ronald McDonald House Austin
What do they do? “Ronald McDonald House Charities of Austin and Central Texas creates, finds and supports programs that directly improve the health and well-being of children and their families.”
- Best Large Organization Video: American Jewish World Service
What do they do? “American Jewish World Service (AJWS) is an international development organization motivated by Judaism’s imperative to pursue justice. AJWS is dedicated to alleviating poverty, hunger and disease among the people of the developing world regardless of race, religion or nationality. Through grants to grassroots organizations, volunteer service, advocacy and education, AJWS fosters civil society, sustainable development and human rights for all people, while promoting the values and responsibilities of global citizenship within the Jewish community.”
And finally, my personal favorite, which did not win, but I think it’s super cool anyway, from MalariaNoMore.org. Congrats to everyone!! Can’t wait for next year’s submissions!