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Welcome to the AIM2Flourish Stories page, where you will find 1,400+ 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.

Skilling Up with Academy of Advanced Manufacturing

Date published: 16 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: Milwaukee, WI, US

With more than 200,000 U.S. military service members discharged every year—and often under-employed thereafter, the Academy of Advanced Manufacturing seeks to train 1,000 veterans per year, creating a pool of

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Committed to Diversity

Date published: 16 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: WI, US

Walbec Group was a Wisconsin pioneer in targeted outreach to minorities typically under-represented in construction trades. Early outreach efforts led to a growing web of relationships, greater collaboration around employment

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Pedaling Pellets

Date published: 16 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: IL, US

By transitioning the entire Illinois fleet for its catch basin program from 16 gas guzzling SUVs to seven high efficiency Prius hybrid vehicles and bike administration of product, Clarke is

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Conscious Beauty

Date published: 16 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: MX

The cosmetics industry is full of formulations that use harsh chemicals, for the environment and for the people. Ahal began formulating synthetics free cosmetics 10 years ago. The company has

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Revive Urban Neighborhoods Through Social Integration

Date published: 16 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, MX

Urvita has developed a breakthrough innovation project with a high impact to society. Through mixed-use buildings, it reactivates urban centers, boosts the existing community street by street without displacing the

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Helsinki Energia Solar Panel Benches

Date published: 16 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: Helsinki, Helsinki, FI

The innovation utilises Solar Panel technology to provide a renewable source of power - in the form of a city bench - for citizens around Helsinki. The benches are completely

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Nutritious. Sustainable. Affordable.

Date published: 16 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: Monterrey, Nuevo León, MX

Genius Foods uses food science to turn mango seeds, peels and leftover pulp into a fiber-packed powder that can serve as an emulsifier. This powder can replace up to 50%

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Ontario's Responsible Alcohol Retailer

Date published: 16 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: CA

The innovation of focus is the LCBO’s social responsibility as a business model. This is something that they use as a competitive advantage over other beverage alcohol retailers in Ontario

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A Life-Changer Energy Revolution

Date published: 16 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: Nairobi, Kenya , KE

Pawame offers Smart Solar Kits to provide cheaper, cleaner, and safer energy access for people living in Sub-Saharan Africa. Better and more reliable access to energy improves people’s health and

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