25 Sep '13, 4pm

Deeply proud to announce we've named our CGl Commitment - #ProjectHaiti - after President Clinton

USGBC Project Haiti to be Called William Jefferson Clinton Children's Center, Aiming for LEED Platinum New York City — (Sept. 25, 2013) — Today, U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) President, CEO and Founding Chair Rick Fedrizzi announced that their Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Commitment to Action, a LEED-registered orphanage and children’s facility that USGBC will construct in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, will be officially named the William Jefferson Clinton Children's Center. The facility, aiming for LEED Platinum, has been named in honor of President Clinton in recognition of CGI’s longstanding work to engage and empower the global community to find innovative solutions to the world’s most pervasive problems, as well as his efforts following the 2010 earthquake in Haiti to foster its reconstruction as a stronger nation. “In 2011 at the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Me...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/us-green-building-council-n...

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