Results for research on: Consumer Products

Porridge Helps Build a Better Future in Rwanda

Porridge Helps Build a Better Future in Rwanda

Nearly two years ago, through the William Davidson Institute, I had the opportunity to spend a summer in rural Rwanda working with the Ihangane Project (TIP), a small nonprofit dedicated to improving health care outcomes in the Ruli catchment area. Millions of people...

A Texas-Sized Sustainability Training

A Texas-Sized Sustainability Training

As part of Erb’s Cool Projects, I recently attended a Certified Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner Training offered by the Centre for Sustainability and Excellence. It offered a glimpse into the challenges that sustainability professionals must face on a daily basis....

Bold Ideas: Insight From BSR’s Conference

Bold Ideas: Insight From BSR’s Conference

“Be Bold” was the theme of the 2016 Business for Social Responsibility (BSR) Conference last November in New York City. I was able to attend, thanks to Cool Projects funding, and it was my first sustainability conference. As a career changer new to the world of...

Net Impact Highlights Profitable Businesses’ Positive Change

Net Impact Highlights Profitable Businesses’ Positive Change

I've been part of the leadership team for Net Impact at Ross in the last two years, but it wasn't until this year, in my third and final year as an Erber, that I attended the Net Impact Conference. I was beyond excited because I had heard great things from fellow Net...

Montana Stevenson

Montana Stevenson

Montana joined the Erb Institute after four years working in international development on microfinance and health projects in sub-Saharan Africa. She provided project management and communications support to an international health project funded by the U.S....