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2020 has been a year unlike any other, and while the country works to create a “new normal,” organizations have gotten creative in finding ways to give back. This fall, volunteer group Give Back Cincinnati started a new socially distanced community cleanup effort, called “Quarenteering.” About Give Back Cincinnati Give Back Cincinnati was founded in 2000 by a small group of friends looking for ways to give back to their community. Since then, the group has grown to include more than 3,000 members who donate thousands of volunteer hours each year to making an impact in the Greater Cincinnati area….

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February 6, 20195

How to Take Apart a Couch

Need to take apart a couch, but don’t know where to begin? If you’re throwing away a sofa, breaking it...

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When done correctly, home flipping can be an amazing investment opportunity. However, if you’re inspired to start flipping houses simply...

Buying a new home is exciting, but keeping track of all the things to do before moving in is a...

August 12, 20190

How to Prepare for a Move

Moving is overwhelming. You have so much to do and often very little time. When preparing for a move, take...

The average American household produces 25 percent more garbage during the holiday season than they do the rest of the...

The Halloween season is a time for all things scary: goblins, ghosts, ghouls…and garbage? That’s right – on average, a...

If you’ve ever planted a garden, you’ve probably wondered what to plant next to each other, and if certain plants...

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The ocean is busier than it’s ever been. Between human use, environmental efforts and coastal development, competing demands are at...

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Keeping food from hitting the landfill is important to us. And keeping the world from going hungry is even more....

Communities

Upcoming Cleveland-Area Hazardous Waste Collection Events

Have you ever driven past a sign for a hazardous waste collection event, only to see that it was last Saturday? We feel...

Urban Green Lab Educator Teaching Students The Importance of Previous Surfaces

As Nashville continues its efforts to greenify the Music City, Urban Green Lab’s Sustainable Classrooms program is ten steps ahead of the game....

In December 2017, nine men went to work on a neglected house on East 100th Street in Cleveland. Over 29 days, they filled...

Groundwork Denver Helps People Create a Healthier Environment and Community

Actions speak louder than words, and no organization knows that better than Groundwork Denver. For over 15 years, this nonprofit has worked with...