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PRACTICE

CC4ES Programs, Initiatives & On-Ground Cohorts in Practice

About PRACTICE

PRACTICE features CC4ES programs, initatives and on-ground cohorts for practical application. This platform serves as a place to interact, share and support, fostering the common causes we all share and align with CC4ES mission.

Museum of Silenced Histories & Garden of Regeneration

elderly woman and others in a park

Rebuilding relationship between us and the land for regenerative sustainability

Museum of Silenced Histories (MSH) offers a space for minority, underrepresented, and marginalized members of society to share their stories and have their voices heard, perhaps for the first time. It is a place of community identity, and a place of healing and reconciliation. Its accompanying green space includes Garden of Regeneration, as site of healing and regenerating the sacred connection between us and land.

Relevant modules:

Environmental Literacy Fundamentals, Regenerative Technologies

Hope Gardeners

Hands in circule

Gardens are hope we can see.

Growing our own food is the simplest and most direct action for sustainability. CC4ES implements outreach education on gardening at a grassroots level. CC4ES Hope Gardeners convenes school and community gardeners of any shape and size to share resources and support. Gardening promotes environmental stewardship that improves environmental health for the whole community. Gardens provide a platform that embraces and celebrates diversity, building communities sustainable and resilient with environmental, economic and social equity and justice.

Relevant modules:

Environmental Literacy Fundamentals, Regenerative Technologies

Urban Youth for Sustainability

Youth with gardens

Pipelining for Green jobs

Urban Youth for Sustainability (UYS) is a youth core job training program for urban youths of 14 -24 years old. Its focus on growing own food and environmental stewardship directly engages community youths to tackle the persistent food and job insecurities and environmental pollutions in the urban communities.

Relevant modules:

Environmental Literacy Fundamentals, Regenerative Technologies

Trees for Sustainability

Tree canopy

Trees are the Lungs of Our Planet.

Unfortunately, not all of us get to have trees around us. Trees for Environmental Justice is a platform for raising awareness of Tree Canopy Inequity prevalent in frontline communities, and for tree lovers (or huggers) to share their appreciation of trees, and learn about why trees are cool and important to environmental health and our well-being.

Relevant modules:

Environmental Literacy Fundamentals, Regenerative Technologies

CC4ES Conversation Circles

Plants by the windows

All Problems Exist in the Absence of Good Conversation.

CC4ES Conversation Circles is a blog forum for good conversatsions on various sustainability topics, and tips for sustainable lifestyle on composting, gardening, DIY home-made cleaners,and more. Most of all, this forum is to convene all of us who would like to take actions, no matter how small they may be, for making a more sustainable world. This forum also features comments and good reads to keep us informed.

Relevant modules:

Environmental Literacy Fundamentals, Regenerative Technologies

CC4ES Direct

CC4ES Direct Truck with urban garden

Direct Grassroots Resource Connector for Communities in Need

CC4ES Direct is CC4ES' community mobilizing model used for realizing its outcomes at the community grassroots level. It is designed to link communities in need with essential resource in oroder tackle food and job insecurities and environmental issues pervasive in frontline communities. In the long term, it will transition to a kiosk on the wheels in a food-truck like vehicle serving the same purpose.

Relevant modules:

Environmental Literacy Fundamentals, Regenerative Technologies