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APP Peru: 5,000 Trees, So Many Stories

It’s been just over a month since our final journey into the Amazon to fulfill Viridian’s commitment to plant 5,000 trees and help restore the lungs of our planet. By now, much of Generation V has heard about the gratitude and life-long memories that followed our Peru voluntourists back home from this amazing trip. But…

Denise Luke: July 2015 Sustainability Spotlight

Mention the name “Denise Luke” at Viridian corporate headquarters and in the field, and a string of accomplishments inevitably accompanies it: Bermuda trip winner, Massachusetts 2015 Sustainability Task Force leader, standout sustainability event coordinator, global change agent, and oh yes, mother of five. Every day in this energetic Lead Director’s life proves the axiom “If…


A trained environmental scientist who has been involved at both the city and federal levels (including a stint as docent at the Bronx Zoo in New York City, focusing on wildlife and conservation), Jenine Tankoos was serving as Chair of the Manalapan Environmental Commission when she met fellow commission member Viridian Director Sue Schoenfeld. The two clicked, and when Sue had an STP with Jenine, she signed up with Viridian on the spot.