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Building a Sustainable Economy (BASE)

Community Wealth Building

Hosted By

Bainbridge Island Chamber of Commerce

Pinchot/Bainbridge Graduate Institute

Sustainable Bainbridge

Bainbridge Public Library

Bainbridge Lecture Series


BASE - Building a Sustainable Economy - is a free lecture series is brought to you by: Bainbridge Island Chamber of Commerce, Pinchot/Bainbridge Graduate Institute, Sustainable Bainbridge, and the Bainbridge Public Library.

Speakers are generally guest faculty of the Bainbridge Graduate Institute (BGI) MBA in Sustainable Business programs.

Detailed information about each presentation will be posted here as soon as it is available.


2015 Spring Season

 5:30 - 7 PM Reception with refreshments follows the program.

Please RSVP online to help us plan the setup and refreshments.

Cannabis Washinton
Fri., Feb 13, 5:30 - 7 PM

It's legal. Now what? Explore the issues & opportunities associated with Washington's newest industry, featuring Josh Owens, President, Sustainnabis Farms; Maria Moses, Director & Co-Founder, Dockside Co-Op; and Bruce Barcott, writer and author of Weed the People. Reception with refreshments follows the presentation. At St. Barnabas Church Hall, 1187 Wyatt Way NW, Bainbridge Island, WA. Free event, but RSVP online to reserve a seat.

Community Wealth Building: A New Strategy for Addressing Urban Poverty.
Fri., Mar. 13, 5:30 - 7 PM

With Ted Howard of Democracy Collaborative and India Pierce Lee of the Cleveland Foundation, both architects of the Evergreen Cooperatives project. Moderated by Pinchot President Jill Bamburg. At the Bainbridge Island Library

Perspectives on Impact Investing
Fri., Apr. 10, 5:30 7 PM

With Pinchot University alums Natasha Lamb of Arjuna Capital; Rachel Maxwell of Community Sourced Capital; and David Bangs of Energy Friendly Ventures. The panel will be moderated by Pinchot Finance faculty member Adam Seitchik. 

The Pinchot Perspective
Fri., May 8, 5:30 - 7 PM

A conversation with Bainbridge Graduate Institute (BGI) co-founders Gifford and Libba Pinchot, and their long-time friend Deb Nelson, Executive Director of Social Venture Network (SVN).