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A Guiding Question | June 2019 Newsletter

“What if your every action was guided by the question, ‘does this support the conditions for life to flourish?'”

—Heather Johnson
This issue includes news about the book Intrinsic Hope; an interview with Karen Schwisow of Mindfulness Northwest; photos of our June Volunteer Days volunteers and our new garden gate; and a call to action on behalf of orcas.

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June 10, 2019

Courageous Change: May 2019 Newsletter

Click below to read our May issue, with news of GiveBIG, our 2018 Gratitude Report, and upcoming events.

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May 7, 2019

The Longest Night | December Newsletter

In this issue: Introducing Meg Gluckman, an interview with Breeze Gabrielson, and an announcement on the finalization of our 106 acre conservation easement.

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January 17, 2019

Liberating Structure | November 2018 Newsletter

In this issue: Gala photos, exploring liberating structure with Evolution at Work, a conversation with volunteer Tom Buxton, community announcements, and more! Click here to view the full issue and read on.

November 19, 2018

A New Dream | September-October Newsletter

In this issue: Drew Dellinger on new generations and the power of story.

“The stories of sexism and racism that have cast such a pall over our history and our present illustrate the power of worldview and narrative in generating and maintaining systemic oppression. Stories become structures, systems, policies, and practices that have profound consequences on the bodies and in the lives of people in targeted communities.”

Also in this issue, interviews with Christiane Seuhs-Schoeller and Marta Mulholland.

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October 17, 2018

Beyond the Good/Bad Binary: August Newsletter

In this issue:

  • Money, Power & Meaning: The first in a series of conversations beyond the good/bad binary
  • Exceedingly Good: Spotlight on Larisa Benson
  • Welcome James!
  • Planting Joy: A conversation with volunteer Mara Grey
  • Salish Sea Day of Action
  • Old Lesbians Oral Herstory Project

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August 23, 2018

Loving Action: July 2018 Newsletter

Featuring news about the Free Immigrant Families Fund, an interview with Jules LeDrew, a podcast with David Korten, and more!

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July 12, 2018

Gratitude | May 2018 Newsletter

In this issue, 2017 Gratitude Report announced; GiveBIG coming up; Land Steward position opening; and more!

 

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May 14, 2018

Emergence | March & April 2018 Newsletter

In this issue: Welcoming Noel Bain, Whidbey Institute Operations Manager; Spotlight on Joel DeJong; Learning from the Land 2018 Series announced; SoulCollage Artist joins the Awake & Alive Facilitation team; Trail Building Update; and more! Read the full issue.

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April 6, 2018

Uplift | February 2018 Newsletter

In this issue: The Soul of Business with Blaine Bartlett, The Emerging Futures Podcast featuring Dr. Stephen Micheal Newby, ReWilding Retreat photos by April Huizenga, facilities and construction updates, community events, and more!

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March 6, 2018