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Around Eco World

WELCOME TO AROUND "We believe that each one of us has the power to change the world, protect the environment, and better the lives of others and future generations."    Welcome from Founder Jenn V.  Hi everyone- Thank you, Thank you, Thank you so much for being here! Through the years I have realized that September is a very special month for me, full of beautiful moments and milestones. September seems to be the month where things come Around, full circle. It is the month when I became an aunt to the most gorgeous girl, the month when I moved from Puerto Rico for the first time to study in California, the month when I quit my job to pursue...

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Around Eco Updates

Great News we joined the NYCFTC! Hi everyone! We are very excited to share that we are now a member of the NYC Fair Trade Coalition! The NYC Fair Trade Coalition is an all-volunteer grassroots organization that promotes fair trade businesses and retailers in New York City and educates consumers on the importance of fair trade. It partners with ethically-aligned businesses, retailers, NGOs, and citizens in New York City to host events and engage the public in dialogue. Feels great to be among such amazing small businesses that are making a difference in this world and educating consumers on the importance of fair trade. Volunteering at FABSCRAP Let’s talk FABSCRAP! We had the opportunity to visit and volunteer last week.  FABSCRAP is a nonprofit organization founded in...

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Sharing the LOVE: Around Eco

Let's share the LOVE! Día: 23 de diciembre de 2018 Hora: 8am - 2pm Lugar: Iglesia Santa Rosa de Lima Carretera 833 KM 11.3 Guaynabo, PR (La luz antes de Costco de camino hacia Bayamón a la izquierda, luego primera calle a la izquierda) Vamos a unirnos para proveer comida y artículos de primera necesidad a personas que están viviendo en la calle en el área metro de San Juan. Por favor, indique lo que pueda contribuir en la Lista de Donativos. Gracias, pero NO aceptamos dinero. Confirme su participación aquí. Muchísimas Gracias! NYC Fair Coalition Business Member Presentation - AROUND ECO “By doing what you love, you inspire and awaken the hearts of others.” That’s my ultimate goal, to inspire as...

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BARCELONA

Back in BARCELONA - a city I once called home My first visit to BCN was while I was studying abroad in Salamanca. I clearly remember saying to myself: “I don’t know how I’m going to do it, but I’m going to live here one day.” So, right after I was done with my abroad program I went back to PR, got a job and took all the classes I had left to finish my BBA. And then 16 months after that first trip, I was ready to start my MBA in BCN. Living in Barcelona taught me so many lessons, it gave me a family of friends, and I met incredible people from all over the world. I know...

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