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EMA January Newsletter: EMA Chats With Eco-Mom and Board Member Jordana Brewster

Life as an Environmentally-Conscious Mother: EMA Interview With Board Member Jordana Brewster EMA: As our newest Board Member, what attracted you to EMA’s mission? Jordana: As a mom, I feel that we have to do something. I love that EMA is educating everyone and including young people such as Jaden Smith in the conversation. Further, I want to have an impact on how my kids view this problem. Taking the environment into consideration isn’t part of my generation’s lexicon, and I want it to be the norm...

EMA December Newsletter: EMA IMPACT Dates Announced

EMA IMPACT Summit Dates Announced: May 21st & 22nd MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT! We've officially released the dates of the 2018 EMA IMPACT Summit: May 21st & 22nd. With over one billion media impressions, last year's inaugural Summit was a massive hit, and we plan on doubling the impact this year. With an Administration that favors big polluters, we need to promote a green economy now more than ever. Together we can show the world that green is working and that individuals have the power to make a...

October Newsletter: The 2017 EMA Awards Brings Green Messaging to Billions

We Must Be LOUD For Our Planet: The 2017 EMA Awards Brings Environmental Messaging to Billions It's all about the message. That was the overall attitude of the 2017 EMA Awards, which took place on September 23rd at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica. Our goal was to let the world know that we have the solutions to save our planet, and we refuse to have our voices drowned out by those bent on destroying our planet for profit. Mission accomplished. With over 48 million reach and 100K...

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September Newsletter: The Road to the 2017 EMA Awards

Road to the 2017 Environmental Media Association Awards The 2017 EMA Awards are just around the corner! Help support green messaging by joining us for an inspiring evening in Santa Monica on September 23rd. Host - Jaden Smith Jaden Smith is making his mark in Hollywood as a fashion icon, talented actor, and musician. Jaden Smith made his big screen acting debut in “The Pursuit of Happyness” in 2006. Starring opposite his father, Jaden won an MTV Movie Award in 2007 for “Breakthrough Performance” as well as universal...

July Newsletter: A Conversation With EMA Board Member Stana Katic

July, 2017 EMA Newsletter The Wonderful Thing About Living Green: A Conversation With EMA Board Member Stana Katic 1. How & when did you become conscious about how your lifestyle affects the planet? I think a lot of it was just part of my upbringing. People in my family have always had gardens & fruit trees; a lot of my family had household livestock. So, the importance of chemical-free food sources and "nothing goes to waste" mentality was something I was raised with. I suspect caring for the...

EMA June Newsletter: It’s Up to Us

Join us at the 27th Annual EMA Awards Happening September 23rd, 2017 EMA Teams With Clover Sonoma for Non-GMO PSA, It's Up to Us Do you know where your food comes from? As concerned parents, we are often overwhelmed with the options at our local grocery stores. From deceptive "all natural" greenwashing to not being able to pronounce most of the ingredients in processed foods, it's time we use our voice to demand better options. This is why we joined forces with our friends at family-owned dairy...

EMA Newsletter: Does Your Portfolio Match Your Values? Two Questions to Ask Your Advisor

EMA May Newsletter EMA President & CEO Debbie Levin Responds to Paris Agreement Withdrawal in Variety Exclusive In an article on Variety.com titled "After Trump’s Exit From Paris Accord, Showbiz Activists Look to What’s Next", EMA President & CEO Debbie Levin reinforced the important role the entertainment industry and influencers play in creating a sustainable future: “Celebrities can’t just say, ‘You have to do this,'” she said. “We would rather be encouraging and motivating and solution oriented.” “It is about being able to speak from knowledge, and the fact...

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April 2017 Newsletter: EMA Makes An IMPACT During Earth Month

Investing in a Sustainable Future: EMA IMPACT 2017 "It's not just what we say. Ultimately it's what we do." - Mayor of Los Angeles Eric Garcetti speaking at IMPACT. It doesn't take longer than a quick read of the headlines or a scroll of your Facebook timeline to realize we are in some uncertain times. An inauspicious administration, excessive consumption and pollution, and an ever-growing population are all putting our future in jeopardy. So what do you do about it? Become complacent? Complain? Here at EMA, we...

EMA January Newsletter: Make an IMPACT

Own your IMPACT Ready to own the impact you have on our planet and use your power to make a positive change? Join leaders in business, tech, and entertainment this March for the first annual EMA IMPACT Summit. There's a lot of talk and buzz about the incredible potential of a green economy. Through impact investing, innovative green companies and visionary VC’s, we can show the world the buzz is real. Early Registration prices available through January 31, 2017! Review ticket options and purchase here. EMA IMPACT Summit...

EMA December Newsletter: Carter Oosterhouse’s Last Minute Green Tips for the Holidays

Board Member Carter Oosterhouse's Guide to Keeping Your Home Green for the Holidays 1. Buy/use LED ( light emitting diode) Christmas lights. Some LED’s can save you up to 90% on Energy Consumption. 2. Use candles made from Soy or beeswax. Most candles are made from Paraffin wax which is petroleum, and that’s bad. 3. Don't simply throw your Xmas tree to the garbage man. Find a way to give your tree another purpose. Most cities have special plans set up to either turn your tree into mulch...