Light House has joined 1% for the Planet as a non-profit member! 1% for the Planet is a global organization that exists to ensure our planet and future generations thrive. They inspire businesses and individuals to support environmental nonprofits (like Light House) through membership and everyday actions. They make environmental giving easy and effective through partnership advising, impact storytelling and third-party certification.
View our non-profit page here.
BizBiz Share is a Québec-based online resource marketplace that has been successfully operating for 5 years. BizBiz Share represents a uniquely Canadian story, emerging as an idea in the oilsands in Alberta, then developing to serve the metals, chemicals, and construction sectors in Montréal. Now, it also supports Light House’s CircularSen$e programs in BC as BizBiz BC. BizBiz Share is the only online marketplace capable of complementing the facilitated industrial symbiosis delivered by our National Industrial Symbiosis Program (NISP®).
International Synergies Ltd. is the driving force behind the National Industrial Symbiosis Program (NISP®) that began in the UK and has been successfully implemented in over 30 other countries. Light House is home to the first NISP® initiative in Canada, with the initial project areas being Metro Vancouver and Greater Edmonton.
The UBC Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences Department concentrates on understanding the major environmental issues facing human societies and adopts an integrative cross-disciplinary approach to the study of these issues. Light House has worked with UBC as a community partner, managing eight-month research projects which offer students skill-building activities and exposure to green building issues and solution.
The THNK School of Creative Leadership is a social venture that takes the best from business schools and design schools to create a greater sum: truly transformational creative leadership to build human-centered systems for a better future. Light House has worked with THNK as a Thought Partner.