At EAGL, our mission involves supporting families and sustaining the environment for future generations. While you may feel small compared to all of the challenges the world faces today, we believe even the smallest efforts can make an impact in people's lives now and in the future.
Recycling and composting prevented 87.2 million tons of material from being disposed in 2013, up from 15 million tons in 1980. Diverting these materials from landfills prevented the release of approximately 186 million metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent into the air in 2013—equivalent to taking over 39 million cars off the road for a year. – US Environmental Agency. Every effort, even small, can make a big impact on the environment.
Thankfully, Jamaica where our seamstress team is, has an abundance of good clean water. But many communities around the world, don’t have that natural abundance. Charity Water brings clean water to communities that need it. Safe water changes lives. Check them out. Sometimes you don’t have to “save the world” to make a real difference.
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We love the book, The Soul of Money by Lynn Twist and recommend it to many people. We really appreciate the reminder that True Prosperity comes in all sorts of forms and we are all prosperous in many ways. And the powerful message that how we choose to spend our money, and to do it intentionally can create positive and lasting change. Thank you! Lynn Twist and to Peter Ryan for recommending this book.