An ethic that embodies the responsible planning and management of Social, Environmental and Economic resources.
TRIPLE BOTTOM LINE
A community investment strategy and accounting framework that recognizes financial, social and natural resources and outcomes.
Something original and, as a consequence, new, that “breaks into” a market or society.
An aspirational concept in which a group of people are committed to looking forward and envisioning a possible future.
Individual and collective actions designed to identify and address issues of public concern.
The commitment of a diverse group to a shared solution using a structured form of collaboration.
The California Stewardship Network is an alliance of regional leaders committed to the economic, environmental and social wellbeing of our regions and our state. Our ongoing commitment is to grow our circle of steward leaders across California by documenting and sharing Promising Practices and by supporting the development of new regional stewardship teams.
Ca. Economic Summit
In 2012, CSN partnered with CA Forward to create the California Economic Summit to advance stewardship-based policy reform and Triple Bottom Line (economic, environmental and human capital) consideration. The next California Economic Summit will be held in November, 2015.
CSN member regions represent powerful innovation centers where business, community and government leaders are creating new pathways and new partnerships to achieve collective impacts throughout the state. Our commitment is to share these Promising Practices with others.