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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. 

Louisiana's Hidden Joule

Date published: 18 Dec 2017

Location: United States

Helping communities and companies get access to renewable energy, Joule Energy is a company that focuses on the installation of solar panels and the design of solar and LED networks

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A Good Night's Sleep

Date published: 15 Dec 2017

Location: United States

President Ted Metas and the sales staff at Earthscape Home, use their all-natural organic mattress to compete in an industry that has switched to using harmful petroleum based synthetic materials

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Solarizing Energy Needs

Date published: 15 Dec 2017

Location: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Recently, TERI University (The Energy & Resources Institute) headed by Dr. RK Pachauri (Nobel Laureate, IPCC, United Nations), switched to solar energy on a solar leasing model by SunAlpha Energy

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MicroFin

Date published: 15 Dec 2017

Location: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

The organization(Svatantra) provides affordable financial and non-financial solutions to rural women who have taken up entrepreneurship. Currently, the organization has 120,249 active clients across three states (Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and

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Improving the Future Whilst Preserving the Past

Date published: 15 Dec 2017

Location: Jharkhand, India

Their pledge includes ‘Love for the poor’ dedicated to women and poor empowerment. Mr Haque says "64% of the artisans enrolled in Jharcraft are women. Ever since its inception, it

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Setting the Standard in Sustainable Manufacture Policies and Processes

Date published: 15 Dec 2017

Location: Toledo, OH, United States

We interviewed Director of Sustainability, Gale Tedhams, from Owens Corning. She provided us with amazing insight into how Owens Corning is tackling Responsible Consumption and Production through their Product Stewardship

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Enterprising People

Date published: 15 Dec 2017

Location: Shetland Islands, United Kingdom

COPE LTD's keys ideas are: "Leaving no-one behind" Getting people with disabilities into work Promoting social inclusion, by helping people to feel like they can contribute to society Improving people's

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Hand Crafted Furniture

Date published: 15 Dec 2017

Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom

Glasgow Wood Recycling provide solutions to all customers wood needs in one place. They make indoor, outdoor, and bespoke furniture made-to-order or ready for sale in brand new online store

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Customized Solar Solutions for Remote and Difficult Geographies

Date published: 15 Dec 2017

Location: Rajasthan, India

Their major focus is to provide appropriate & customized solar solutions across the spectrum of various communities, sectors, and geographies. Their strong customer engagement ensures that optimal solutions are designed

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