This is actually a pretty smart idea that I’m sure we’ll be seeing more of. Payment solutions company 3Delta Systems Inc., has thrown out the traditional stream of trade-show doodads, the tacky pens, key chains and refrigerator magnets are all gone. Instead, when you visit a 3Delta booth this year, your name is placed in a draw for a water buffalo. Don’t worry, you don’t have to get a bigger back yard, the water buffalo will end up in a 3rd world country with someone who needs it. The company makes a donation, in the draw winner’s name, to Heifer International, a non-profit group that provides livestock, along with agricultural education, to impoverished communities around the world.
Read More At The Earth Times
Giving Water Buffaloes Away Instead of Tchotchkes at Trade Shows Gives Earth Day New Meaning for 3Delta Systems