The NorCal Network is pleased to be a major sponsor and organizer once again for the 2017 Building Resilient Communities and Permaculture Convergence. 

It’s going to be another amazing 3-day gathering of sustainability enthusiasts, permaculture designers, social entrepreneurs, community organizers, social justice activists, musicians, artists, and people inspired to make a difference coming together to celebrate and share best practices, tools, and technologies to strengthen our shared goals and the movement at large. The theme for this year’s Convergence is “Cultivating Unity in a Divided World”. You may purchase tickets here. 

Our Network staff is pleased to be supporting the Convergence through the following organizing support:


We will be convening workshops, panels, keynote speakers; while helping to support the bioregional breakout and mentorship sessions. If you are interested in submitting a workshop session please click here. The priority deadline is June 30th. Be sure and attend our Network-focused sessions at the Convergence!

Equity and Inclusion Fund

We are supporting efforts to make the Convergence as inclusive and affordable as possible this year. The Scholarship Fund has designated up to 70 scholarships for youth and individuals from marginalized communities. You may apply here; the scholarship deadline is August 1st.