Green Culture

You can help give clean water to millions all over the world by just getting off of Instagram. According to TreeHugger, fashion giant Giorgio Armani and more have teamed with UNICEF to help over 700 million people have excess to clean fresh water. The UNICEF Tap Project challenges users to put down their cellphones for a […]

Mother Nature can be a real pain sometimes. As we head toward the end of winter, many people in the U.S. are still experiencing snow and other crazy weather patterns. We’re sick of snow. What makes the day brighter? Our favorite meteorologists putting a fun silly spin on the weather. From Kevin Hart defining the […]

One innovator is trying to make the future of automobiles fun and green for all mankind. Educator and avid creator in eco-design, Mitchell Joachim, has come up with the ‘Soft Car,’ a lightweight vehicle that would help solve the pollution problem and interacts with other cars by moving in flocks. Here’s what Joachim had to […]

When you think about dating, eating green doesn’t necessarily come to mind. It can be tricky for people to be mindful of their date while enjoying the mouth-watering steak, but don’t fear this where TGI’s Green Culture comes in. Every week, we’ll show you some of the hottest green restaurants in America, according to your favorite dish. […]

As we continue with Toyota and the road to a Green Culture, one of the most simple ways to ensure a green college campus are recycling bins. Just ask TGI Green Ambassador Shana Dunning from Spellman College. The Decatur, Illinois native is a Political Science major at the prestigious college and plans to graduate in May. Check out […]

The benefits you gain in going green can result in a brighter wardrobe. Check out Toyota’s TGI Ambassador Charisse Bruce from Johnson C. Smith University. The charming student #reolves2solve excess water usage by washing her clothes when she absolutely needs to in cold/warm water cycle. With 90 percent of water used in the home to heat […]

The change for a greener world can start with a little awareness. This is what TGI Ambassador KaKayla T. Golden does with her efforts in recycling on her campus. The 22-year-old senior mass communications major at Southern University and A&M college is a SGA member and a Jag University member. In her efforts to create […]

Careful planning and skill went into saving one of the world’s most dangerous species this week. According to IBT, a group of biologists in Jacksonville, Fla. helped free a 4-year old endangered whale that had close to 300 feet of fishing rope caught in it’s mouth. Biologists from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources and […]

When you become a parent, you want to extend your eco-awareness to your kids so that they too can reap the benefits. Sure, you’ve chosen cloth diapers and are careful about recycling and packing nutritious, organic lunches but what are you missing? Chances are, there are some things you haven’t even thought of. Check out […]

The fashion world was shaking in their stylish boots this week. According to Huffington Post, environmental group Greenpeace called out many luxury brands like Versace, Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton and more for using dangerous chemicals that can pollute waterways and harm consumers. The report was published this week, just in time for Milan Fashion Week. […]

FLOTUS wants everyone to know that drinking water is the new wave. Michelle Obama visited Manhattan’s New Museum for their “Taking Back the Streets” exhibit and to talk about her ‘Drink Up’ campaign. According to the New York Observer, the project’s mission is to educate women on the importance of water and how it connects to overall […]

As the effort in going green rages on, Toyota wants you to get to know more of its HBCU campus ambassadors. Meet Camille Gaynus from Hampton State University. The senior, who is majoring in Marine and Environmental Science, wants to help keep the planet green with a few tips. One of her favorites to share? Using handy […]