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Welcome to the AIM2Flourish Stories page, where you will find 1,000+ student-written stories about businesses that are both profitable and positive. Every one of these stories showcases a successful business innovation that also helps achieve one or more of the UN Global Goals. Browse the world's largest resource for inspiring, positive business innovation stories. 

Connecting Recycling Between Africa and France

Date published: 19 Dec 2017

Location: Senegal

Connect to plastics recycling networks in African countries (supply) with European markets (demand). Plastic is a highly polluting raw material due to its non-degradation or very slow degradation due to

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Turning a Waste Stream into a Clean Burning Alternative Energy Source

Date published: 19 Dec 2017

Location: Orrville, OH, United States

Alternative heat source Turning a waste stream into a marketable product and clean energy Environmentally responsible solution to traditional firewood

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The Hotel, "Not-Just-for-Profit”

Date published: 19 Dec 2017

Location: Fogo Island Region, NL, Canada

Fogo Island Inn has an international reputation for exceptional, embodied, place-specific hospitality and bold, thoughtful, humanistic contemporary design. The company infused the concept of sustainability into every detail of the

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A Multi-Disciplinary Business Inspiring Innovation

Date published: 19 Dec 2017

Location: Ohio, United States

The Collaborative, Inc is a multidisciplinary architectural and design firm located in Toledo, OH. Their business model is aimed at helping other businesses and organizations embed their corporate vision and

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Toledo Makeover: Dredge Edition

Date published: 19 Dec 2017

Location: Toledo, OH, United States

Through innovative thinking, The Mannik & Smith Group, Inc., was able to transform dredge material from a once purposeless material into a beneficially reusable resource. Dredge material is used for

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Real Solutions for Vulnerable Adults in Scotland

Date published: 19 Dec 2017

Location: Dundee, United Kingdom

Positive Steps is an agency promoting health, well-being, and lifestyles to vulnerable people. Throughout their journey, they have become a stepping stone for many communities through the implementation of new

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Don't Judge Those With Disabilities

Date published: 19 Dec 2017

Location: Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom

This story portrays individuals who have disabilities and are able to work in a work place environment. It shows their operations and how they support each other; volunteers and colleagues

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Local Communities Meeting the Climate Challenge

Date published: 19 Dec 2017

Location: Lochwinnoch, United Kingdom

LEAP Energy was established to save businesses money and generate revenue back into tackle fuel poverty and poverty in Renfrewshire. Providing free draught and thermal tests.

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Helping Make Children's Lives Better

Date published: 19 Dec 2017

Location: Saltcoats, United Kingdom

"Leaving no-one behind" - giving everyone a chance for a good life Ayrshire Children's Services are a social enterprise, designed to improve the lives of children with additional support needs

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