On September 27, 2009 at the Vancouver Peace Summit, His Holiness The Dalai Lama said “the world will be saved by Western Women.” WSWnow is a site dedicated to the the subject of women saving the world and the return of feminine qualities as we retool, rebuild, reconnect and restore our planet and mankind. We explore conversations with men and women on the restoration of humanity and our planet through the leadership of women and the feminine.
Lewis Perkins is a champion for humanity and the environment in both his personal and professional life. As an “expert” blogger on sustainability for Fast Company Magazine and through his role as environmental advisor to corporations Perkins continues to serve as a thought leader on many social and environmental issues facing companies and our world today.
You can visit his website at lewisperkins.com or follow his “Semantics of Sustainability” blog on fastcompany.com. Perkins has also served as a board member of GOAL: A Girl’s Journey of Growth (a former nonprofit organization in Atlanta whose mission was to promote self-esteem, self-awareness, and a respect for individual differences in girls) and volunteers with Eve Ensler’s V-day and Men Stopping Violence.￼
In 2009, he received the Chayil Inc. Man of the Year Award for his support of women.