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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.


Cuba and the Future of Agriculture: Interview with Greg Watson

Greg Watson traveled to Cuba in 2014 to tour the country's agricultural system and was impressed by what he saw: abundant produce grown in urban, suburban, and rural communities without the use of pesticides. In other words, Cuba was feeding itself entirely with sustainable agriculture.

In this interview, Greg talks about his findings in...

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

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...

Make the Impossible Possible: Bill Strickland on Leadership

This month at the Marion Institute we are looking at examples of leadership both locally and globally, so it made sense to pull this keynote from the Connecting for Change video archive. Bill Strickland's work in...

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