"NICHES" stands for "Northern Indiana Citizens Helping Ecosystems Survive." It is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation formed in 1995 by a diverse group of concerned people acting to protect natural spaces in the face of increasing threat. It recognizes that a strong economy and a continued high quality of life in our area of Indiana is ultimately dependent upon and related to the state of our environment.
Trees for Life International does more than just plant trees. We demonstrate that in helping each other we can unleash extraordinary power that impacts our lives.
Winterhaven Wildflowers & Native Plant Preserve is 13-acres of fertile farmland being transformed into a tall grass prairie and wildlife habitat area as well as a native plant preserve. To support the effort, we are raising and selling native wildflowers, shrubs and grasses as well as seeds, and conducting nature walks and workshops.
The Alliance for International Reforestation, Inc. or AIR, is a non-profit organization working to make a difference for the people of Guatemala and Nicaragua. AIR plants trees, establishes tree nurseries, provides environmental education for teachers and farmers, digs wells, builds fuel-efficient brick ovens, and helps to educate everyone about the environmental challenges facing Central America.
Health and Well-being
Gentle World’s core purpose is to help build a more peaceful society, by educating the public about the reasons for being vegan, the benefits of vegan living, and how to go about making such a transition.
The Tata Nano is not only the cheapest car in the world but also the most fuel efficient. In fact it is even more fuel efficient than the hybrid Toyota Prius.