"A Lasting World.....is Just Within Reach."
A Lasting World Inc. (ALW) is a non-for-profit organization that launched on Thanksgiving Day, November 22, 2001. ALW's cofounders met because of a shared admiration for an organization with a special environmental mission and focus. ALW is a strong and active grassroots environmental organization with a worldwide membership of over 100 individuals. A Lasting World set goals and objectives standing for all that is good, honest and decent about the Earth, and for all the Earth's inhabitants. A Lasting World Inc. is an IRS 501(c)(3) tax exempt, non-for-profit organization.
The mission of A Lasting World Inc. is to educate and inspire people, especially young people, to take positive environmental action at the grassroots level, while promoting long-term care for the Earth.
Goals and Objectives
1. To provide hands-on environmental activities and events such as tree plantings, clean-up days, conferences and programs in order to provide its members with effective means of protecting the environment.
2. To sponsor an annual, all-expenses-paid summer environmental camp for underprivileged Appalachian youth in the state of Kentucky.
3. To sponsor a holiday giving project for poverty-stricken Appalachian families in Kentucky.
4. To provide environmental education through a monthly on-line newsletter, through an environmental website, and through sponsored environmental lectures, workshops, family hikes, classroom visits, and other events.
5. To provide fundraising opportunities that promote the environment and that benefit the people of Appalachia, Kentucky.