January 18 Questions: Brandon Gore

Each month we ask a new eco-maven 18 questions about his or her life, occupation, and advice for other like-minded people. This month we were happy to connect with founder of Gore Design Company, Brandon Gore, who believes in creating sustainable furniture that will last...

How Eco18 Gives Back

First and foremost I want to wish you all a very merry Christmas! May it be filled with love, happiness, family, and friends! However, as we celebrate Christmas and open our gifts, it is important to keep in mind the best gift of all: giving....

Christmas Eve Traditions

Christmas Eve is finally here and that means Santa is coming! While most of us have similar Christmas day traditions, everyone does something different for Christmas Eve. We here at Eco18 decided to share with you our unique Christmas Eve traditions and would love to...

December 18 Questions: Savannah Chrisley

Each month we ask a new eco-maven 18 questions about his or her life, occupation, and advice for other like-minded people. This month we connected with Savannah Chrisley, star of USA Network’s reality series, Chrisley Knows Best. A 17-year-old pageant queen who boasts a 4.2...

City Wide Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering and giving back is a worthwhile and rewarding experience for many reasons. Most importantly, volunteering helps those in need. Furthermore, it provides the volunteer with a fulfilling experience that can change his/her outlook and help him/her grow as a person. In lieu of the holiday...

Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a day we spend time with friends and family over a delicious, homemade feast. It is most importantly a time to give thanks and to acknowledge all that we are fortunate enough to have. Enjoy your turkey, play a game of football, and...

November 18 Questions: Stassi Schroeder

Each month we ask a new eco-maven 18 questions about his or her life, occupation, and advice for other like-minded people. This month we connected with television personality, jewelry designer, and fashion columnist, Stassi Schroeder. Born in New Orleans, Stassi moved to Hollywood and graduated...

Veterans Day: Share a Hero’s Tale

Today is Veterans Day, a day to honor all the people who have served in the U.S. Armed forces for their patriotism and willingness to serve and to sacrifice for the common good. As veterans risk their lives and leave their loved ones to protect...

The Best Eco-Friendly Apps

With today’s technology and the rise of smart phones, being ecologically friendly is becoming easier and easier. Delving into the world of green apps, here is a list of downloads to consider for living a greener lifestyle! Not only will these apps save the planet but...

NYC Marathon Sustainability Efforts

This past Sunday, November 2, 2014, the 43rd TCS New York City Marathon took place. While the first New York City Marathon in 1970 was held entirely in Central Park with only 55 finishers, today the race stretches 26.2 miles throughout all five New York...