Be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Gandhi

Yellow Emperor is proud to present our Efforts page where we highlight our community and global involvements. We are creating partnerships with local and international organizations in order to support causes that align with our values of health, education, and social responsibility.

Friends of Trees Eugene 2019

The Yellow Emperor team spent an afternoon volunteering with Friends of Trees, a local non-profit organization dedicated to planting and maintaining trees in urban areas in Eugene. We cared for and maintained 18 trees, along with their companion shrubs such as snowberries and other native plants. It was an enjoyable autumn activity. It was also…

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Benefit Corporation Certification

We are very proud to announce our benefit corporation certification! As a benefit corporation, we use the power of business to help solve social and environmental problems. Further, we are constantly evaluating and improving our practices related to employees, suppliers, our community, and our environment. We are very happy to share this news with all…

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Switching to RSPO certified glycerin to help orangutans

RSPO glycerin switch to help orangutans Our Global Impact We all share this planet; we share it with animals and we share it with plants. Humans use plants and animals to survive. As a result, we wouldn’t be here today if not for the food and medicine provided by them. Even so, it is easy…

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Volunteering at Adam’s Elementary

The Yellow Emperor team spent an afternoon getting their hands dirty pulling weeds and transferring soil while volunteering at Adams Elementary School through the Lane County School Garden Project to help prepare their community garden for the spring season. It was a great opportunity for each member of the YE team to step outside the…

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United Plant Savers

Yellow Emperor is a proud member of United Plant Savers, and organization dedicated to protect medicinal plants that are native to the USA and Canada.   The growth of herbalism and natural medicine in the Western world has led to an increase in demand for medicinal herbs. While there are many benefits to the spread…

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Green Power

Yellow Emperor has opted in on a green initiative created by our energy provider, EWEB, called Greenpower in order to offset our environmental impact. Each month, Yellow Emperor pays an additional one cent per kilowatt-hour of energy that our company uses which will support sustainable energy and environmental projects in the community. The money donated…

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Girls on the Run

Yellow Emperor partners with Girls on the Run to support their mission of promoting health, confidence, and joy in young girls through physical activity. Girls on the Run is a national non-profit organization with chapters all over the country. Chapters meet twice a week in small teams, where certified coaches organize activities with the intention…

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UpClose Bolivia

Yellow Emperor spent 10 days volunteering with UpClose Bolivia to help improve the lives of children in Bolivia. UpClose Bolivia is a Non-Governmental Organization located in Bolivia which aims to help vulnerable communities and populations in Bolivia. UpClose Bolivia “is based on the concept of “RECIPROCIDAD” which means “reciprocity”- a concept at the heart of…

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Pearl Buck Center

For many years, Yellow Emperor has been working with the Pearl Buck Center by hiring adults with disabilities to do production and office work. The Pearl Buck Center is a local non-profit organization aimed at providing adults with disabilities pathways to employment through training and work experience opportunities. The Pearl Buck Center Academy offers instruction…

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Lane County School Garden Project

Yellow Emperor partners with Lane County’s School Garden Project to help provide more kids with education on healthy living, gardening, and environmental stewardship. The School Garden Project is a local non-profit organization whose mission is to help Lane County schools develop onsite vegetable gardens where they teach children standards-based science and the basics of growing…

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