Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 12, 2013
Harriet Langford, Ray C. Anderson Foundation Trustee and daughter of the late Ray C. Anderson, has been elected to serve on the Board of Directors for Sustainable Atlanta, an Atlanta based organization that direct its efforts toward environmental stewardship in Georgia.
Suzanne Burnes, executive director of Sustainable Atlanta, stated, “Sustainable Atlanta was thrilled to welcome Harriet to its Board of Directors this summer. We look forward to the passion and energy she will bring to our organization.”
Sustainable Atlanta focuses its work in metro Atlanta, nurturing a balance between environmental stewardship, economic development and social equity. The non-profit organization works to connect public, private and community organizations and to leverage the work of individual groups to advance Atlanta’s sustainability story.
Harriet stated, “I really like Sustainable Atlanta’s plans to expand neighborhood-level sustainability initiatives in EcoDistricts and its new platform to tell the world about the social good that’s happening in our communities.”
About The Ray C. Anderson Foundation
The Ray C. Anderson Foundation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that seeks to promote a sustainable society by supporting and funding educational and project-based initiatives that advance knowledge and innovation in sustainability. http://www.raycandersonfoundation.org
About Sustainable Atlanta
Sustainable Atlanta is a catalyst and facilitator for sustainable progress in Atlanta. Its core focus lies in convening leaders from academic, business, non-profit, and government sectors to develop sustainable policies and programs for those who live, work and play in Atlanta. Sustainable Atlanta leverages its expertise to help make Atlanta more environmentally responsible and competitive when attracting employers/jobs.
For more information on these initiatives, visit http://www.lookupatl.org.