The Marion Institute supports people and ideas that encourage growth, cultivate awareness and inspire social change through community-building, global sustainability, holistic science, and social justice.
The Connector Series brings thought leaders from around the world to the south coast of Massachusetts to help share ideas and connect with audiences who have a thirst for knowledge and a passion for positive change. To increase the impact of these cultural and educational events, we frequently collaborate with like-minded organizations to engage and inspire new audiences with innovative events that encourage dialogue and interaction with the speaker and with one another.
Grow Education cultivates family and school partnerships in marginalized neighborhoods, through a school-based community garden approach focused on project-based learning and environmental and social justice.
The Southcoast Energy Challenge works to advocate for households in South Coast Massachusetts to have access to clean, efficient, affordable energy by developing grassroots leaders from these communities.
Greenhouse Initiatives – The Marion Institute also functions as a fiscal sponsor for a range of smaller organizations-our Greenhouse Initiatives-who are working toward their charitable certification or are in need of administrative support and guidance.
BioMed Network – The Bioregulatory Medicine Network (BMN)is advancing healthcare by providing patient options for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of illness. With a focus on natural approaches to whole body health, BMN connects patients with health practitioners who are changing medicine and changing lives
Bioregulatory Medicine Institute – Our newest program, BRMI was created to promote biological regulatory (or bioregulatory) medicine. It’s an intellectual, yet accessible, forum that seeks to bring the “the science of self-healing” into the medical mainstream, educating through informative content online and engaging through webinars and regional seminars.
“The Marion Institute provides support and insight to emerging initiatives that make a profound difference in the world. Their work does not show up at the head of the parade, but it is often the reason there is a parade at all.”
-Paul Hawken, environmentalist, entrepreneur, author