We run a FreeStore on State Street. All items in the store are free. You are welcome to come and take whatever you might use. In this way we keep things out of landfills, support a reuse ethic, and help meet each others needs without the use of money through a gift economy.
A volunteer-led initiative of Transition Town Media that strives to create a community-wide circle of giving to encourage people to volunteer their talents and receive, in return, help with their unmet needs.
Do you remember a moment when you were so moved that you were at a loss for words? Please take a moment and be with that ‘you.’ That ‘you’ and the wisdom held there is vital to our collectively making this world a world that feels good to live i ... read more →
Most Americans agree: We have to solve the climate crisis. According to Quinnipiac University researchers, 63 percent of American voters believe the US should be doing more to address climate change. At a time when we can’t ... read more →
We need to pay more attention to our food consumption habits. Approximately 40 percent of food is thrown away in America–mostly by households. Food producers, retailers and restaurants are also contributors to wasted ... read more →
Climate change threatens ecosystems, which support the diversity of life on earth. There are more than 96,500 species on the International Union for Conservation of Nature Red List of threatened species. More than 26,500 are near extin ... read more →
Is it possible to reverse global warming? Yes! We have plenty of solutions—we just need to implement them. Watch this video and learn how. It’s a Ted Talk describing 100 ways that are possible right now. Y ... read more →
Join us for an Interfaith Commemoration and Conversation in Social Justice honoring the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This event will feature a conversation with the Reverend Dr. William Barber, II and Dr. Camille[...]
Join us for a free film screening of Catching the Sun, a documentary that explores the global race to a clean energy future and the local jobs it creates. Organizers: Cheltenham EAC, Ready for 100[...]
How Sustainability Works: Hemp, Grid Energy, Vertical Farms & Beer, OH MY Ever wonder how that wind energy you purchase through PECO gets to your house? Or how you can turn hemp into clothing? Curious about[...]
The hearing by the PA House Democratic Policy Committee will explore the ways in which methane affects climate change and how Pennsylvania can better regulate methane leakage. Panel 1: The Threat of Climate Change and[...]
Thu Jan 24 @ 2 – 3:30pm / Urban Mitigation of Climate Change: Lessons from Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Reports” Location: 7th floor, Alter Hall, MBA Commons, Fox School of Business, Temple University,[...]
The Pennsylvania Humanities Council (PHC) has received a $40,000 grant from PECO to sponsor a series of multimedia projects entitled ‘Illuminate Chester’ which will bring light to the stories that have defined Chester’s past and that[...]
You are invited to the annual Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference! CCL builds the political will for our elected representatives to take action on climate change. Gambling with climate risk: Bipartisan challenges and opportunities.[...]