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2022 Film Recommendations

Out of the 39 films on this year’s menu, you may be wondering where to start. Well, let me help you.

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Meet the Rose Community: Suzie Convery, Development Director

This month, we’re featuring Suzie Convery, our new Development Director. Suzie joined us in May, bringing with her decades of development and marketing experience. Already, her leadership and innovation have catalyzed some exciting changes within our organization. Continue reading to learn more about Suzie’s career, thoughts on development work, and what she is most looking forward to at Rose.

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Spring ’22 Print Newsletter

Missed the Spring Print Newsletter? Check out the online version here and get updates on Rose grantees fighting the plastic pandemic; New Voices air quality wins; the 2022 Grassroots Film Fest; and so much more!

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May E-News

Don’t miss this May’s E-news! Learn about open positions, meet our newest GRF board member, watch NVR vaccine Tik Toks, and so much more!

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April E-News

Learn how one grantee is rallying its community to stop the return of a mine, hear from our Film Selection Intern, follow our NVR fellows speaking out against PG&E, and so much more!

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Meet the Rose Community: Belinda Valles Faustinos Grassroots Funding Board Member

This month, we’re featuring Belinda Faustinos, the newest member of our California Environmental Grassroots funding board. Belinda is our first and only Grassroots Funding Board member from Southern California. She brings with her years of experience focused in equity and conservation in the outdoors.

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Meet the Rose Community: A Q&A With Film Selection Intern Yenny Martin

Every fall we host a Film Fest featuring a mix of short videos and feature films that celebrate the power of grassroots activism. Did you ever wonder where we find our films? Meet our Film Selection Intern Yenny Martin! I had the opportunity to talk with Yenny about her film selection process, how the work connects to her graduate program, what she enjoys most about documentary filmmaking, and so much more! Follow the link to learn more.

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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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