Please join us on Wednesday, September 26th for the 2nd Annual H-mag Rooftop Green Drinks; this year we will be raising money to further the QLC’s Committee for a Green Hoboken’s efforts to install various stormwater measures throughout Hoboken, including street trees and rain gardens. We kindly request a $20 donation, which will include wine, beer and hor d’oeuvres. Location: 80 [...]
The QLC is partnering with the Save the Youth Academy and Hoboken Housing Authority to raise funds for back-to-school supplies and a party to kick-off the school year. We’ve been lining up donated supplies that are environmentally friendly, but are also raising funds for additional supplies and to throw a party for the kids living in the housing authority that will balance education with entertainment.
This month, Hoboken Green Drinks is holding a mixer with hMAG. We expect this to be a great networking opportunity and a fun time! We’re raffling off some great items, have lined up drink specials and complimentary snacks.
Tom Chartier (pictured left), volunteers some of his spare time with the QLC’s Committee for a Green Hoboken. He is one of three individuals working on environmental issues in Hoboken highlighed in hMag’s March/April Green Issue. When not running his own business, Tom spends a good amount of time leading our subcommittee on Green Building Practices. The subcommittee is working on…
The Spring 2010 Hoboken Arts & Music Festival was the first big festival in town to have a successful recycling program! The QLC’s Committee for a Green Hoboken was behind this recycling success. Forty-four bags of uncontaminated…
Did you know that an American home can waste, on average, more than 10,000 gallons of water every year due to running toilets, dripping faucets, and other household leaks? Take part in Fix a Leak Week from March 15 to 21, 2010, by checking your plumbing fixtures for leaks and learning how to fix them!
Volunteers handed out information on energy efficiency, collected signatures for the Coalition to Preserve the Palisades Cliffs. We also had people sign up for a raffle for a $100 gift certificate to the only certified organic restaurant in Manhattan, Gustorganics. Lots of people stopped by to write ideas on our white board on how to [...]