Category Archives: Social Justice

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PEACE: PPJPC joins Safety Pin Brigade

By Debra Fortenberry #SafetyPinBrigade COS is the arch-rallying banner for a coalition of non-profits, advocacy groups and individuals who have united to communicate our commitment to holding safe space for…


Sustainability: Sunrise Garden

Sunrise Garden growing at Hillside By Steven Saint In the U.S., the words “community garden” generally call to mind rows of rectangular raised beds lined up like plots in a…

Courtney Stone of the Independence Center helps launch the new transit coalition at Try Transit Day at Ivywild School.

Social Justice

Community transit coalition launched By Courtney Stone The Community Transit Coalition currently consists of 15 organizations from around Colorado Springs who are working together to increase funding from the city…


Social Justice

Horticultural therapy cultivates hope Jessica Petrone I have found a passion for the more specific field of Horticultural Therapy, particularly as means to serve individuals experiencing homelessness. While I am…