Seed Cleaning and Volunteerism at Kankakee Sands in Newton County

Contributed by Sarah Weaver, 219 GreenConnect volunteer: Growing up I never volunteered or got involved in any causes. I ignored advice to volunteer to make myself a better candidate for graduate school, scholarships and jobs by doing a lot of … Continued

Purdue Extension

What is Purdue Extension? The Cooperative Extension Service is one of the nation’s largest providers of scientific research-based information and education. It’s a network of colleges, universities, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, serving communities and counties across America. The … Continued

Calumet Stewardship Initiative

The Calumet Stewardship Initiative (CSI) is a coalition that promotes a sustainable relationship between people and nature in the Calumet region of Northwest Indiana and Northeast Illinois. CSI envisions a Calumet region marked by vibrant communities and cultures, healthy natural … Continued