A Salish Alliance
Our mission is to devise, adopt and implement social & ecological strategies that help Pacific Northwest communities adapt to climate change We believe Climate change will alter communities in the Pacific Northwest over the next 30 years in two fundamental ways; 1) by increasing demand for natural resources in our region through the effects of mass migration, while 2) simultaneously decreasing the supply of vital natural resources via the impact of climate shifts.
Shamanic Arts Center
The Shamanic Arts Center's mission as a cultural preservation organization is to preserve shamanistic practices and facilitate the direct experience of those practices, ceremonies, & art. We believe these arts foster spiritual health and connection to our beloved Grandmother Earth and all the beings who live here. The Shamanic Arts Center hosts ceremonies, workshops, programs and experiential groups. One of those groups is a shamanic barter group called the Experience Exchange. Become a patron for the price of one fancy coffee ($5mo) and gain access to as many groups as you would like. See our website at www.ShamanicArtsCenter.com for more details. The Shamanic Arts Center in Hotchkiss, Colorado hosts the annual Traveling Shamans Camp as well as a weekly educational program called Encounters of the Shamanic Kind. The Shamanic Arts Center also serves as a liaison between host communities and guest programs featuring shamanic artists, healers or wisdom teachers who are invited to list their services and events in the shamanic network directory at ShamanicArts.Center. Degree / Credentials Julia Widdop, BA Journalism - MA Psychology Dr. Robert Sullivan, PhD Psychology
Foreign Tourists Image Bank
This project, started by Three Rivers Creative Arts (www.3riverscreative.com) is a repository for 100% free to use images for commercial or non-commercial purposes. About the name: “Foreign Tourists” is a play on the old joke that tourists seems to take pictures of anything and everything. That’s the plan, to provide shots of just about everything. All images are categorized into albums for easy searching. Anyone can use images and people are encouraged to submit some of their own.
California Ultimate Association
Our mission is: To propel ultimate in California to be a leading sport in Character, Competition, and Community. Our goals are: To create healthy and safe communities by building up under-served communities, bolstering existing ultimate communities, and running high-quality events that keep the excitement of competition in our backyard. To create programs and grants that encourage more participation in local organizations’ activities and state-wide initiatives by under-served and under-resourced demographics. To create awareness of our sport and its inherent values via its characters, its competitions, and its communities.
As a non-profit public charity, our mission at TRUE Africa is to empower African children by enhancing their educational conditions and opportunities through facilitating educational sponsorships, child welfare and school development through our core values of COOPERATION, SUSTAINABILITY, OPTIMISM and VOLUNTEERISM. Here are some ways you can help: EARN SIMBI CREDITS: Respond to our requests by making a deal to donate using the online links. Indicate "SIMBI" in the comment box. DONATE - Visit TRUE Africa @ www.trueafrica.org to provide humanitarian care items, school supplies, textbooks, etc. SPONSOR - Become an educational and/or humanitarian sponsor for a vulnerable child. http://www.trueafrica.org/become-an-humanitarian-sponsor.html SIGN UP for TRUE Africa’s monthly newsletter and share it with family, friends and social media. LIKE our Facebook Page!! GIVE the gift of Ugandan Beaded Necklaces this holiday season (TRUE Africa fundraiser). All proceeds provide humanitarian care items to needy children. Visit: www.papayabeads.com DONATE as you SHOP – These vendors donate 0.5% of your purchases to TRUE Africa. Sign up to select TRUE Africa as your charity. Donations support teacher salaries in rural village schools in Uganda. • AMAZON SMILE: Sign up at www.smile.amazon.com. (You may need to search for “Technology and Research for Universal Education”). When you shop, enter through smile.amazon.com. • SMITH’S INSPIRING DONATIONS: Sign up at SmithsFoodandDrug.com / Account.
Heart of Avalon
Heart of Avalon (HoA) is a Public Benefit Corporation (PBC) with a mission: to promote health, sustainability and abundance. We envision a world where health and wellness are valued as a benefit for humanity and the planet, and we seek to empower people to make better choices for optimal health. Heart of Avalon believes that by connecting people for the purpose of exchanging resources including buying, selling, trading or borrowing goods and services, and providing opportunities for education and inspiration, as well as forming meaningful connections, that it can become a catalyst for change.