Big welcome to the 24 social enterprises and responsible business that joined the Good Market vendor community in February 2018! This month's roundup includes business service providers, upcycled housewares, spas, hotels, physiotherapy and clinical massage, manufacturers, and much more. See all 542 Good Market vendors at www.goodmarket.global.
Ironman 70.3 Colombo is a triathlon event taking place in the heart of Colombo on Sunday, February 25th 2018. More than 600 athletes from 55 countries have signed up for the event. The race starts from Galle Face Green and includes a 1.9 km swim, 90 km bike ride, and 21.1 km run. More than 70 Good Market vendors will be participating in a special market at the Ironman event from 6 am to 3 pm on the Galle Face Green. The stall layout is shown below. Come out and help celebrate all of our local and visiting athletes!
Want to learn more about organic farming and agroecological techniques? Want to see where your food comes from? These Good Market approved vendors offer organic farm visits and farmstays in different regions of Sri Lanka.
A growing number of Good Market community members are developing mobile and web apps for health, social impact, and environmental sustainability. Check out their services and contact them to learn more or get involved!
The Good Market platform received a 2017 e-Swabhimani Digital Social Impact Award for "inspiring creativity and empowering entrepreneurship." The e-Swabhimani Awards have been organized by the Information and Communication Technology Agency (ICTA) of Sri Lanka since 2009. This year a grand jury of 16 public and private sector professionals reviewed 205 nominees.
Visiting the Sri Lankan hill country and want to support enterprises that are good for people and good for the planet? Check out these Good Market approved social enterprises and responsible businesses in the Kandy area...