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Adopt-A-Park – Weekly Update – October 25, 2018

by Kelsey McKeighan Park Clean Up This Weekend! Where- Indian Bend Wash:1305 E Curry Rd Tempe 85281 When- Saturday, Oct. 27 from 8-11AM What- We will be working to clean up the park by picking up trash, removing overgrown brush and invasive plant species, and maintaining the walking path Everyone is welcome to attend! If

Sustainable Food Systems – Weekly Update – October 25, 2018

By: Tearsa Saffell Contact: tearsa.saffell@azsustainabilityalliance.com We completed our second successful Help-A-Farm project on Sunday, October 21 at the St. Vincent de Paul Urban Farm in Phoenix. We learned all about the farm, and how they use the fresh produce to stock their kitchen and feed vulnerable populations. Our volunteers helped plant avocado trees, spinach, tomatoes,

Adopt-A-Park – Weekly Update – October 19, 2018

by Kelsey McKeighan Upcoming Park Clean Up! Where- Indian Bend Wash- 1305 E Curry Rd Tempe 85281 When- Saturday, Oct. 27 from 8-11AM What- We will be working to clean up the park by picking up trash, removing overgrown brush and invasive plant species, and maintaining the walking path Everyone is welcome to attend! If

Leadership Update – October 11, 2018

Leadership Update October 11, 2018 by Aubrey Coffey-Urban, Acting Executive Director Live From The Field! On Thursday, October 18 from 3-6pm, AZSA will be tabling at Devils on Mill! Our participation in this event is being headed up by Emmery Ledin.  She has some great stuff planned. Right now, she needs any of our volunteers

Sustainable Food Systems – Weekly Update – October 10, 2018

By: Tearsa Saffell Contact: tearsa.saffell@azsustainabilityalliance.com  The food systems team is in need of some volunteer help! We are currently looking for a co-priority lead, and project coordinator for our school vertical garden program. If you are interested in hearing more about these positions, please contact me, or apply on our website: https://www.azsustainabilityalliance.com/volunteer-opportunities/ AZSA will also

Adopt-A-Park – Weekly Update – October 10, 2018

by Kelsey McKeighan Join our next park clean up! Where- Indian Bend Wash- 1305 E Curry Rd Tempe 85281 When- Saturday, Oct. 27 from 8-11AM What- We will be working to clean up the park by picking up trash, removing overgrown brush and invasive plant species, and maintaining the walking path Everyone is welcome to

Leadership Update – September 27, 2018

Leadership Update September 27, 2018 by Aubrey Coffey-Urban, Acting Executive Director In the past couple of weeks, I have had so many opportunities to answer the question "Why do you volunteer with AZSA?" This has given me a chance to reflect on the way my answer has actually changed over the past year. When I

Sustainable Food Systems – Weekly Update – September 26, 2018

By: Tearsa Saffell Contact: tearsa.saffell@azsustainabilityalliance.com   We are so grateful for all of the positive attention that our Sow It Forward: Vertical Garden Program has been receiving.  We have been meeting with the schools to devise a plan for garden implementation, and have been ironing out the logistics of creating a garden team. It's all

Sustainable Food Systems – Weekly Update – September 10, 2018

By: Tearsa Saffell Contact: tearsa.saffell@azsustainabilityalliance.com We had a busy week that kicked off with the announcement that we won the Community Heroes grant on Sonoran Living on ABC15. We are so honored to have won the grant by popular vote, so thank you once again to everyone who took the time to vote and spread

Urban Forestry – Weekly Update – September 6, 2018

By Aubrey Coffey-Urban This week brings a lot of great news! First, please welcome our ner Priority Lead, Paul Tesarek! Paul will be replacing Aubrey, as she moves on to the AZSA Programs Manager position. We are also making great progress on planning our ALPHA project. We have spoken to some great partners that are

Leadership Update – September 6, 2018

Leadership Update by Aubrey Coffey-Urban, Acting Executive Director September 6, 2018 Thank you AZSA Community for helping us win the $5,000 bonus grant from CVS in the Community and ABC 15 Arizona! Due to the dedication of our volunteers and supporters, we were able to get over 2,100 votes to win this bonus grant.  This

Sustainable Food Systems – Weekly Update – September 2, 2018

By: Tearsa Saffell Contact: tearsa.saffell@azsustainabilityalliance.com I am so happy to announce that we won the CVS Health and ABC15 Community Heroes Grant! We couldn't have done it without our amazing volunteers and community support. Thank you all so much! On the same note, we will be looking to staff a volunteer team to implement and

Sustainable Food Systems – Weekly Update – August 26, 2018

By: Tearsa Saffell Contact: tearsa.saffell@azsustainabilityalliance.com This week I attended the monthly MARCO meeting, where we did a group activity to map out features of our food system based on the Building Community Networks Through Community Foods  study conducted by Ken Meter. It was both productive and educational, and MARCO will be using the results to analyze

Leadership Update – August 23, 2018

Leadership Update August 23, 2018 Ashley Camhi AZSA has lots of exciting news and events going on!!   Time to Vote! We are a finalist for a $5,000 grant from CVS and ABC15 to put in gardens in low income schools in Phoenix. This is a voting competition so please take a moment to vote

Urban Forestry – Weekly Update – August 21, 2018

by Aubrey Coffey-Urban This week, we had a great meeting with the North Tempe Neighborhood Association. We will be working closely with them on gathering info from the interested residents so we can create our project. On Saturday, August 25, we will have our next urban forestry team meeting at 1:00 pm at the Southeast