Friday, 27 May 2016 00:00

Blast from the Past: Bruce Cockburn

In honour of Bruce Cockburn's birthday, here's a special #FlashbackFriday for you...
The week that was: handpicked news and commentary from last week, in case you missed it. Check back every Monday for our weekly roundup.
Our local partner in Timor Leste is being awarded the State Award from the president of the country today! Take a look at the work that earned them this prestigious honour.
With biodiversity in mind, we have asked a small cohort of gardeners to plant, grow and save diverse, organic, local seeds in their gardens and fill us in on the joys (and challenges!) that result!
Hamsétou Pelkoulba is a courageous fighter for the recognition of women in her community, and an example for them to follow.
Have a garden at your school and want to celebrate its existance? Hold a School Garden Day event on or around May 20!
With snow still on the ground, Amy Millan of the band Stars began her urban gardening adventure! First step: getting good seeds.
It's hard work getting such lushness in a place called the "Dry Corridor" - but Marisol did it.

LottaHitschmanova tbnWhat's in a Name?

We’re called USC Canada because we started out way back in 1945 as the Unitarian Service Committee, founded by the energetic Dr. Lotta Hitschmanova. We’re still planting the seeds that Lotta sowed. Find out more about our founder, Dr. Lotta Hitschmanova.


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