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Rebuilding Nepal: Notes from the Field

Our Executive Director Janet Milkman recently visited Nepal to see the work of The Himalayan Project firsthand. Below, Janet shares what she observed:

In March, Marion Institute Board Member Ryan Wagner and I went to Nepal to visit The Himalayan Project in Chaurikharka and trek halfway to the Everest Basecamp.  The Marion Institute has been the fiscal sponsor for The Himalayan Project for over a decade. We make it possible for Sally Hunsdorfer to raise charitable...

Earth Day Hero: Zoe Hansen-DiBello

GROW Education's Director honored as Earth Day Hero by the Standard-Times

The Standard-Times is saluted six local (Southcoast MA) residents whose earth-friendly actions have helped improve their communities and the planet.


Greenhouse Initiatives

Himalayan Project

Helping to raise critical support for the Sherpa education and the distribution of much needed fleece winter jackets.

Mastate Charitable Foundation

Promoting education, research, community development, natural building, sustainable living and conservation in rural Costa Rica.

Taktse International School

The mission of Taktse International School is to develop a diverse community of self-motivated students and teachers who have a passion for excellence, inquiry and life long learning.

Marion Institute Blog

June Update: GROW Education

GROW Education has built 30 new raised beds between Trinity Elementary and New Bedford High School. As summer starts there are community gardens planted at 12 schools around the city and crops are already...

Announcing New Greenhouse Initiatives Programs

We are proud to announce the addition of two new Greenhouse Initiative projects to our MI family! We enthusiastically welcome our new partners and look forward to collaborating with them on local and far-reaching...

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