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Force for Positive Change Award
March 30, 2018
(March 22, 2018) -- MILWAUKEE, WIS. -- WasteCap Resource Solutions was presented with the prestigious Force for Positive Change Award for making a substantial social impact in Wisconsin.
February 23, 2018
Friends of Milwaukee's Downtown Forest (FMDF) submitted an application for membership and fiscal sponsorship to the Milwaukee Environmental Consortium (MEC). At the MEC February Board meeting this application was accepted. FMDF is now able to receive funds that can be managed by MEC.
December 14, 2017
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Forward Courier
December 14, 2017
As we enter another cold Wisconsin winter, the difficulties of getting around in the cold and snow can cause even the best-laid dinner plans to go awry. Nights out on the town increasingly turn into evenings in on the couch as tempuraters dip below the freezing point.
December 5, 2017
MILWAUKEE, WI (September 18, 2017) In the wake of two catastrophic hurricanes, and another on the way, and one of the worst forest fire seasons in US history, Outpost Natural Foods reaffirms its commitment to implementing methods to reduce the co-op’s carbon footprint and work with co-op owners a
November 26, 2017
Three tools from sociocracy to use right away (plus magic phrases!)
November 26, 2017
The foundations of permaculture are the ethics (centre) care for earth, care for people, fair share for all; which guide the use of the 12 design principles: Individual focus:
November 26, 2017
THE FIVE STAGES OF CHANGE
June 19, 2017
WasteCap Resource Solutions has been recognized as a Green Professional organization under the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council’s (WSBC) Green Masters Program.
June 5, 2017
In December 2011, Outpost Natural Foods Cooperative joined the Sustainable Food Trade Association (SFTA).
March 9, 2017
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Community Garden Profile: Community Hands Garden

February 8, 2017
Groundwork Milwaukee interviews Cynthia Adams-Burrell, garden leader of Community Hands Garden on 24th and Keefe ave

MUG Garden profiles: Washington Heights Community Garden

February 8, 2017
Groundwork Milwaukee's Antoine Carter interviews Fred James, gardener at the Washington Heights garden in 51st and Lloyd on Milwaukee's North side
January 1, 2017
A philosophy of sustainability
April 10, 2016
By Max Templin
April 2, 2016
Concordia Gardens Urban Farm is 1.5 acres of community garden, urban orchard and production farm in Milwaukee’s Harambee neighborhood. In Wisconsin, 29% of adults are obese, disproportionately affecting low-income populations like Harambee.