Category Archives: Taking Action

Community Garden Plots still available at Champlain

We still have plenty of garden space available, so please help spread the word. Registration Now Open for the 2017 Champlain College Community Garden Founded in 2011, the Community Garden originated by request of students, faculty, and staff and was approved by President Finney with support of the Physical Plant Grounds Staff. The Community Garden […]

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Resilient Vermont Summit: Think Global, Act Local – April 29

Dear colleagues, If you’re interested in strengthening community resilience, forming new partnerships, and beginning *action plans*, please see the information below about the *Resilient Vermont Summit!* *Think Global, Act Local *- A day (April 29) to help get that local resilience action planned and projects started! See: https://alumni.norwich.edu/CROsARCsummit Have you got a community wanting to build a* local […]

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Amy Goodman’s coming to Burlington & more from the Peace & Justice Center

Peace and Justice Center Click here for the latest Peace & Justice Newsletter Building A World Beyond War: What Will It Take? Join us at this conference with inspiring local and out of state organizers, resisters, and leaders!  Winooski High School Saturday, April 22, 2017 9 AM to 4:30 PM Workshops will include an educational […]

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Join us for Clean Water Day, March 29th

Join us for Clean Water Day on Wednesday, March 29th at the Vermont State House to celebrate our lakes, ponds, rivers and wetlands, and call on our lawmakers to invest in cleaning up our waterways. We can no longer take clean water for granted. Pollution from farms, development, and wastewater has impaired many of our waterways, some of […]

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Join in Washington, D.C. for the People’s Climate March

    As a perk of being a member of VNRC, you’re invited to have a seat on our bus to Washington, D.C. for the Climate March! Earlier this year we successfully made the trek to our nation’s capitol, taking over 50 feminists to the Women’s March. On April 29th, we’ll make a similar statement […]

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VNRC’s E-News

E-News February 2017 The assault on clean air, clean water, the climate, and public health being waged by the Trump administration and GOP-led congress continues as Trump lumbers his way into his second month in office. With more actions poised to unleash serious harm to our natural resources and public health, the need for advocacy and activism has never […]

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