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SUSTAINABLE WELLNESS UPDATE: Wellness Team

We are so excited to bring functional and integrative medicine to the South Cowichan! With a team of doctors, nurse practitioners, and deep connection body workers….OUR Healing Sanctuary is open once again! Starting this November, OUR Healing Sanctuary is the new clinic of Marigold Functional medicine (Cowichan Valley location), with Functional Medicine Dr. Danièle Behn-Smith…
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November 23, 2017 0

Look Who’s At OUR – And Honor The Shifts And Goodbye’s Newsletter

Well, reports about the arrival of spring have been greatly exaggerated. Cold weather and lots of rain continued to dominate the weather scene this month. But this hasn’t dampened the spirits of the OUR Ecovillagers and volunteers who have been leaning into spring with planting, greenhouse repairs, waste water treatment and deck construction and new…
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April 26, 2017 0

OUR Ecovillage is Hiring a General Manager!

We promised transition by this spring and it’s happening big time, and on more than one level. We are so wonderfully busy here on the land right now (over 45 people from 8 countries doing the Permaculture Design Course) that we’re keeping this newsletter short and sweet, just the upcoming events from Satiya and the…
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April 30, 2015 0

#ProtectOUR Campaign Update

Hello! I think many of you I haven’t yet met. My name is Jason Guille and I’m a Board member with OUR Ecovillage non-profit. I’m part of the team leading the #ProtectOUR Campaign, and I wanted to connect with you and share how this part of our world is going – and what’s coming. We…
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July 15, 2014 0

OUR Sustainers: Silvia DiBlasio

OUR Sustainers work to support the day-to-day activities of the Village, making monthly contributions to ensure that we can continue our work around education, sustainable food production, and community. Because we think they are pretty great and want to share their stories with OUR community, we’ll be profiling them in our newsletter and on the…
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November 30, 2013 0

OUR Sustainer – Nikki Tate

OUR Sustainers work to support the day-to-day activities of the Village, making monthly contributions to ensure that we can continue our work around education, sustainable food production, and community. Because we think they are pretty great and want to share their stories with OUR community, we’ll be profiling them in our newsletter and on the…
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November 1, 2013 0

Financial Support Opportunity!

Dear friends Allow me to introduce Ndanifore Permaculture Eco-village in Cameroon: Member of GEN (Global Ecovillage Network) it proposes to be a model for sustainable development in its region and beyond. A Permaculture Plan has been prepared and gardens are already producing organic food, an Orphanage is operating and now a center for education of…
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July 8, 2013 0

Executive Director’s Report – Jan 2013

It is incredible to imagine that we are actually living in 2013 not to mention that this is the beginning of the 15th year for O.U.R. ECOVILLAGE’s evolution of village life on baldy mountain! So – it is time to tell of the harvests and of the upcoming seeds that are being sown… This last…
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January 19, 2013 0

From Brandy – founder, placemaker & Executive Director of O.U.R.

Today is an auspicious day and this is the final write of my newsletter submission for OUR November 2011 Newsletter. After the last week of deep concern I have worked on a best way to word this report/announcement in order to reach out to O.U.R. Ecovillage’s wider community. Today will mark the day where I…
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November 12, 2011 0

5 things about computers that make me want to rage

Browsers: Why do we have to have so many freaking browsers? I do not like thinking about browser compatibility and if everyone would just use Chrome or Firefox I would be able to think of cooler things like archiving photos. VR: Why does the newsletter not want to display properly on Microsoft Outlook… besides the…
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May 18, 2011 0