Mindful Sustainability

Staff and volunteers of the EcoSociety are grateful to Rev. Greg Powell of the Castlegar United Church and Rev. Elizabeth Huether of St. David’s Anglican Church in Castlegar for leading us in a guided meditation this morning. Greg, Elizabeth and other Castlegar folks are piloting the Centre for Contemplation & Justice.   They are presently in a pilot phase to determine the need for a…

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Let them eat soup!

By Diana van Eyk EcoSociety staff are overwhelmed by the generosity of the Jagannatha Express Vegetarian Bistro and Organic Juice Bar. They are donating soup each work day for the staff of the EcoSociety office. Well-nourished people make for a happy and productive work environment. I can't think of anything as nurturing as a hot bowl of soup each day, especially when it's organic, vegan and…

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A good massage

By Diana van Eyk Sustainability starts from the inside out. When working for a sustainable future, organizational sustainability is essential. We need to make sure the core team of the West Kootenay EcoSociety – our organization's backbone – are relaxed and well looked after. In this spirit, the EcoSociety is finding new ways to care for our team. How better than with a good massage? With her…

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