News & Features

March E-News

Did you see our March E-new? Nominations now open for the Anthony Grassroots prize, three big grassroots community wins, meet our 2022 NVR fellows, and so much more!

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February 2022 E-News

Check out our February E-News: How grantees are responding to the pandemic of plastic pollution, welcoming our NVR Program Manager Mykela Patton, meet GRF funding board member Beverly Cherner, and so much more!

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Who is your environmental hero?
Is there someone in your life who inspires you to fight for a just, sustainable future? Nominate them for our 2022 Anthony Grassroots Prize!

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January 2022 E-News

Don’t miss our January E-News! Grantees learn with EnviroVoters, New Voices youth use video to engage, meet our new grant writer Amy Holland, and so much more! Check it out here!

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Meet the Rose Community: Beverly Cherner, Grassroots Funding Board Member

This month, we’re featuring Beverly Cherner, a long-time member of our California Environmental Grassroots funding board. Beverly has dedicated her entire career to the environmental field, focusing on equitably connecting people of all backgrounds with nature – in fact, she was Executive Director Tim Little’s supervisor during the first steps of his environmental career at Communities for a Better Environment! Beverly currently works as Director of Institutional Giving at the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy. 

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Meet the Rose Community: Amy Holland

This month, we’re featuring Amy Holland, our new Grant Writer. Amy joins our team with a wealth of experience. From studying and working internationally, to holding prestigous positions at world-renound organizations, Amy brings with her an impressive skillset.

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Using Video to Educate and Engage

The tools we use for interaction, engagement, and education change from generation to generation. From textbooks to online learning, the way we present and consume information is constantly in flux. Our New Voices youth exemplify this trend, choosing to use video as a platform to share what they have learned in the Rose Foundation’s environmental justice leadership program. Our students’ work exemplifies the creative ways we can use technology to educate and engage younger generations.

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December 2021 E-News

Check out our December E-News! Celebrate our shared impact, hear from Rose staff about what they are looking forward to in the new year, and show support for the grassroots through a year-end donation!

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This Just In: Our Fall 2021 Newsletter Has Arrived!

This year’s Fall Newsletter has just arrived, bringing you inspiring stories and exciting developments from our Rose community!
We hope that like us, you find motivation through these stories showcasing how grassroots leaders are finding ways to protect our precious waters from drought and pollution, and are left feeling ready to tackle the issues impacting your communities and environment.

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November E-News

Check out November’s edition of the E-news to learn about the Rose grantees working in post-fire recovery! Plus, learn about the win for East Oakland air quality and welcome Jodene and Nancy to our team!

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