A conscious consumer's New Year's Resolution guide to supporting independent artists and small businesses.
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Being a B Corp means implementing employee- and environmentally-friendly practices in the everyday workings of a business, such as fair pay, recycling and composting, and allocating paid time off for volunteer activities. It also comes with the privilege of joining a larger network of businesses committed to ensuring that profit is not made at the... Continue Reading →
Team Lulu participated in Activate Good's Day of Service, a forward-looking tribute to those impacted by 2001 attacks through kindness and community service.
Lulu and Larry's Coffee, two B Corp certified buddies, partnered to create a medium-dark roast coffee blend that benefits the Durham Literacy Center.
On a very windy, slightly rainy, but mostly sunny Friday in March, I joined a baker's dozen-strong group of adventurous Lulus who took advantage of their company volunteer hours to work on a Habitat for Humanity job site in Raleigh, NC. We painted walls, planted shrubs and trees, shingled a roof, put up wood framing, [I] accidentally ripped our [my] jeans, sowed grass seed, caulked bathrooms, and moved a whole... Continue Reading →
At Lulu, we believe everyone has a story to share. In the words of the great Backstreet Boys, it doesn't matter who you are, where you're from, what you did, as long as you Lulu. Or, something like that. Fellow Lulu employee, Carra, and I took this mantra to the LGBT Center of Raleigh for... Continue Reading →
Habitat is truly a great organization. They don’t just provide affordable housing to first-time homebuyers; they also prepare these homebuyers to be successful in their new homes and in life. However, I’ll admit, I have no experience in construction at all. I was pretty nervous that I would be doing something way outside of my... Continue Reading →