Dynamic duo nurtures communities, creates housing, educates youth

Learn about New Community Vision’s efforts to revitalize communities from within while creating good housing opportunities Meet interesting people Be inspired by SKSL’s mission to educate youth with the sustainable STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math) curriculum Refreshments will be served so click on this link for the required RSVP.  There is plenty of parking … Continue reading Dynamic duo nurtures communities, creates housing, educates youth

Sacred Keepers Sustainability Lab teaches and inspires

The Sacred Keepers Sustainability Lab, a non-profit in Chicago’s historic Bronzeville neighborhood, founded by executive director Toni Anderson, educates youth with a Sustainable STEAM curriculum–science, technology, engineering, arts, and math. Through the S.K.Y. Council, it teaches teenagers (7th – 11th graders) about indigenous cultures while modeling civic and environmental responsibility. In 2015 and 2016 the S.K.Y. Council … Continue reading Sacred Keepers Sustainability Lab teaches and inspires

It could get worse – our best bulwark? People

Though we’re still reeling from the hurricanes, floods, fires, earthquakes, droughts, the 2008 financial collapse, and far too much violence, it could get worse. The realization is settling in that climate change is not a hazy notion but a devastating reality that is here to stay. How will we handle that? Our best bulwark is each … Continue reading It could get worse – our best bulwark? People