World Centric understands the need to not only provide information to our community, but also to be crucial and involved in it's development. From our beginnings, we've had the desire to offer an environmental lens into the issues we face today. Issues of globalization, environmental destruction, economic and social justice, peace, consumption, biodiversity, sustainable alternatives and many other concerns have all been topics that our organization has focused on since our nonprofit roots. Through our courses, speakers, and community events we provide a healthy space for involvement.
July 19th, 2014
Rivertown Revival is a community festival that raises much needed funds for The David Yearsley River Heritage Center, a 100 year old livery stable turned community center. They have five stages of music, $5 weddings, an enormous kid's area, local food and beverage, including delicious Lagunitas Beer, and many local merchants. Join 10,000 of your closest friends to celebrate this Rivertown!
World Centric is sponsoring the Rivertown Revival food court! Come by and say hi at our booth!
Napa to Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon
July 20th, 2014
Napa-to-Sonoma is the flagship event in the Wine Country Half Marathon Series. This popular race features a fast and scenic course starting at Cuvaison Carneros Winery and finishing in historic Sonoma Plaza in front of City Hall. The world-renowned Napa and Sonoma Valleys serve as the host of this event, offering the finest in wine country ambience and hospitality. Other activities are scheduled around the race, so bring family and friends and plan to stay and play! You’ll also meet new friends and running colleagues at this iconic event, which draws from all fifty states and many foreign countries. This is not your typical running race, this is a lifestyle experience!
World Centric is working with Green Mary to make this a ZERO WASTE event!
Find out more HERE.
Green Sports Alliance Summit
Monday, July 21st, 2014
All Day Event
Santa Clara, CA
We're proud to be an serviceware meal sponsor for the 2014 Green Sports Alliance Summit!
The Green Sports Alliance Summit serves as a platform for the sports community to unite around sustainability – bringing together more than 600 industry stakeholders to learn from 80+ leaders and engage their peers in meaningful dialogue around better environmental practices and proven solutions that help to advance the green sports movement. The 2014 program will cover the day’s most critical topics in professional and collegiate sports greening via a dynamic mix of venue tours, workshops, case study presentations, leadership plenaries, keynotes and networking events. Held in the tech capital of the world amongst many iconic professional and collegiate sports teams, the 2014 Summit is poised to be the most exciting and influential gathering yet.
Find more information at http://summit.greensportsalliance.org/