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Marion's Future: Preparing for Climate Change

Monday June 13, 2016 5:30 p.m. Beverly Yacht Club Terrace 99 Water St, Marion, MA 02738   Speakers

Dr. Jennifer Francis, Professor of...

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...

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

Why I Decided to Step up and Become a "Big" Sister

What motivates us to turn good intentions into action? Angela Silva, Marion Institute's Accounting Manager, shares how she decided to become a "Big" sister and what she has learned about gratitude and...

GROW Education Spring Update

We're busy building new community gardens at Trinity Day and New Bedford High School. Parker Elementary Summer Academy is planning their community garden curriculum that will conclude in late July with...

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