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Bike Kitchen Rolls Green Community

Bike Kitchen In A Nutshell:   A community bike shop at the University of British Columbia (UBC) for students and other community members to learn how to use tools and parts to maintain, repair, and build their own bicycles; they … Continue reading

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Northern Alaska Environmental Center Opens Mouth Of Lake

Northern Alaska Environmental Center In A Nutshell: Promotes conservation of the environment and sustainable resource stewardship in Interior and Arctic Alaska through education and advocacy. Why They Rock (Programs Crush): Arctic Program: seeks to preserve the Arctic Refuge coastal plain … Continue reading

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Yoga Behind Bars Gives Chaos Peace

Yoga Behind Bars (YBB) In A Nutshell: Organization in Seattle that brings yoga and meditation classes to incarcerated youth and adults in as well as those at risk of entering the criminal justice system. Why They Rock: They (over 35 … Continue reading

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Project Grow Plants With People Seeds

Project Grow In A Nutshell: A progressive program accomplished in a supportive and loving environment for adults of all mental diversities that aims to establish careers and expression in farming, and the arts and to provide a place for community. … Continue reading

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The Arc Rides For Rock Star Status

The Arc In A Nutshell: Helps people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in partnership with their families, the opportunity to live, work, and play via vocational services, residential care, and recreational activities. Why They Rock: The Donation Center: clothing and … Continue reading

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Wyoming Wilderness Association Protects Peace

Wyoming Wilderness Association (WWA) In A Nutshell: An organization created in 1979 by a group of wilderness advocates and outdoors people who protect public wild lands to ensure a future of wild places for people and wildlife in Wyoming. Why … Continue reading

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