Quarterly Gathering to highlight local sustainability efforts
July 27 • 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
July 27th event features presentations, delicious local food, and networking opportunities
A diverse mix of local sustainability efforts will be highlighted at the Corvallis Sustainability Coalition’s next Quarterly Gathering on Friday, July 27, from 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library. The gathering will feature brief presentations by three Coalition partners and one Coalition action team. The public is invited.
Presentations by Paul Miller and Heidi Lewis of Sky High Brewing, Kriste York of The Resilience Project, and a representative of Jackson Street Youth Shelter will highlight what their organizations are doing to help create a sustainable community. There will also be a presentation by Jeanette Hardison, co-leader of the Coalition’s Waste Prevention Action Team, about the newly launched No Food Left Behind project.
The gathering will include an opportunity for networking and information sharing by attendees, as well as delicious local refreshments from First Alternative Co-op. The July gathering is sponsored by Marys River Cohousing and the Climate Justice Task Force of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Corvallis.
The Corvallis Sustainability Coalition is a network of more than 350 partner organizations and hundreds of volunteers. Partner organizations include businesses, non-profit organizations, faith communities, educational institutions and government entities. The mission of the group is to promote an ecologically, socially, and economically healthy city and county. The Coalition is working on a wide variety of projects in 12 topic areas to move toward goals outlined in Community Sustainability: A Framework for Action.
For more information, call 541-230-1237 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.