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June 2017 Newsletter

Update from OUR ECOVILLAGE Cooperative by Board Chair Brandy Gallagher More than ever we are excited at the shifts and changes that this season has brought us!  As we round the Summer Solstice we celebrate and honour all of those who bring their incredible love and support to OUR Ecovillage Coop in order to keep our…
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June 22, 2017 0

Days of Healing & Introspection

Hello to all family and friends…..I am wanting to take another peek out into the wider world and check in with you all! The journey has been deep and rich and I am appreciating having most of my time with a bubble placed around me. Days of healing and introspection… even Freya and Trent seeming…
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July 15, 2014 0

60 Days to #protectOUR Forever

Dear OUR Ecovillage friend, Every year, OUR Ecovillage interfaces with many thousands of people, teaching and inspiring them about topics ranging from food production to permaculture, natural building to animal husbandry, and much more. Thanks to the hard work and generosity of thousands of individuals, corporations, government agencies, community groups, and supporters such as yourself,…
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May 28, 2014 0

OUR Legacy Leavers

These wonderful spirits have found their final physical resting places here at OUR. Please click on each name to be taken to a page including information friends and family have chosen to share–biographies, photos, videos, or obituaries, and a place to comment and share. (Please note that all comments are moderated and may take a…
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July 15, 2013 0

Get busy this summer

Every year a number of people take on key roles at OUR Ecovillage helping the kitchen feed thousands of people, the builders educate hundreds and continue developing the infrastructure to support the programs, and the community and the administration to help run the site and host the thousands of visitors every year. Here are a…
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March 29, 2012 0

Rocking 2012 programs!

Yes – there has been a lot of talk about the challenges faced by OUR to finance and ensure the continuation of this special place. AND – it is a testimony to the desire for learning and change out there that this year sees us offering what might be the best line-up of programs, ever…
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March 1, 2012 0

I feel encouraged… groundswell growing

Hello to all OUR Friends….. I feel encouraged.  Since launching the Protect OUR Ecovillage campaign, folks from all over have shared the deep personal connections they feel in their relationship with OUR ECOVILLAGE, and how it is quite unimaginable that it could ever just disappear.  We are determined to not have this happen and are working with a…
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December 15, 2011 0

Email Protocal, right? I know.

I have this deep seeded love for people who have only a basic understanding of computers. These are the folks who don’t spend all day on it, constructing websites, coding like crazy people or creating through some social media network. The folks who don’t know that blue highlighted words are links… who don’t know that…
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June 8, 2011 0

Dr. Huber’s cover letter to Secretary Vilsack

This update to the Dr. Huber research is the first thing I read this morning when I got into the office. Undeniably more evidence that the precautionary principle might be a valuable asset to our repertoire as stewards of the land…. This cover letter is provided to explain the reasoning and concerns that were conveyed…
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April 11, 2011 0

But didn’t we save the Ecovillage?

Dear Coop members, friends, and supporters, As you are probably aware, in the fall of 2010 we launched the Protect O.U.R. Ecovillage Campaign. Moving into 2011 and our goal of transferring O.U.R. Ecovillage into community hands, we realize that something has been limiting the success of this campaign. For some, this may be confusion between…
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March 25, 2011 0