Archive for December 2012

Planting Trees for Every Contract

Untitled 1 .style1 { font-family: Georgia; } .style2 { font-family: Georgia; font-size: 11pt; } .style3 { font-size: 11pt; } I am pleased to introduce you to Jill Burbary, who leads marketing communications for Warranty Solutions®. Below she shares details…

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Wells Fargo Green Teams: Tracking Our Environmental Impacts

We recently shared a glimpse into our Green Team planning process for 2013 and we hinted at a measurement tool that we were working on with True Impact. True Impact is a great organization that provides web-based tools and consulting…

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Where in the world is the Green Team Trophy?

Over the years, we’ve had a lot of fun working with the Women’s Environmental Artists Directory   to develop our Green Team Trophies or unique pieces of recycled, environmental art that we use as a unique way to recognize…

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National Geographic: The Presidents Tree

I’m pleased to open the Forum up to guest blogger Emily Limm, Ph.D, Director of Science Save the Redwoods League , who is back today to share some exciting news about the Redwoods & Climate Change Initiative.   The…

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No Ordinary Roof

Dear Environmental Forum Readers, please join me in welcoming the newest member of our blog team, Pia Hahn! Pia joined our Social Responsibility Communications team in September to help us share environmental stories across the company and in our communities…

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Saving the planet in St. Louis

Our Green Team in St. Louis, MO is one of our most active groups and always gives us many reasons to be proud. We are excited to announce that we are not alone in our enthusiasm for this amazing…

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Engagement

In October, my “Listening, learning, and engaging” post shared feedback from our stakeholders that shaped our renewed environmental commitment.  A large part of that feedback was derived from external stakeholder meetings led by a leading sustainability advocacy group called Ceres. …

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Talking Oceans with Jean-Michel Cousteau

Environmental Forum readers may already know Joanne Lasnier, who often writes about water issues ranging from ocean trash to protecting our wetlands. Today Joanne is sharing her experience in meeting Jean- Michel Cousteau, a living legend in the environmental…

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Green Team Planning for 2013

This past October, more than 60 company leaders representing our many Green Teams and business partners convened in Denver, Colo. for our 2012 Green Team Leadership conference. Team members representing Green Teams from across the enterprise (including international representation…

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Grant program deadline extended

So by now, everyone has heard about our environmental commitment announced earlier this year, right? Well, you all may remember that it included a focus on encouraging stronger communities, which includes a whopping $100 million philanthropy commitment to nonprofits and…

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