General Interest

NorCal Network launches our Circle of Collaborators

An energetic crowd of more than 70 movers and shakers from around the Bay Area gathered at the East Bay Community Space to help launch the NorCal Community Resilience Network's Circle of Collaborators on April 14th. The day started out beautifully with Gerardo Marin and Rafael Jesús González opening the space with a grounding ceremony rooted [...]

May 3rd, 2017|

West County women farmers further food movement

With the steady rise of females in farming, women in West County are working to make a mark in local food systems. In an effort to celebrate and collaborate women and food, Caiti Hachmyer, owner and farmer of Red H Farm, created the symposium called Foundations and the Future: Celebrating Women’s Leadership in the [...]

November 16th, 2016|

Petalumans share a plentiful bounty at 8th and Bee Homestead

At first glance, the yard on the corner of 8th and B streets looks like any other neatly kept, early spring garden in the cozy west Petaluma neighborhood. Clean gray river stones frame newly budding fruit trees, mature kale and chard plants pump out their nutritious offerings and a flowering quince attracts buzzing bees. [...]

November 16th, 2016|

West Oakland Activists Vow to Defend Afrika Town Community Garden By Luke Tsai

A community garden in West Oakland is the latest battlefield in the war against gentrification, according to activists who built the garden and have vowed to defend it. Built over a period of several months, the Afrika Town Community Garden sits in what its organizers say was a dilapidated, needle-strewn lot at the intersection of West Grand [...]

January 20th, 2016|

Daily Acts transforms Sebastopol City Hall

Daily Acts is thrilled to be partnering with the City of Sebastopol and Permaculture Artisans on the landscape transformation project 'Our Front Yard'. The project is a community-powered effort to mobilize and organize citizen volunteers to install and maintain a living history garden at the Sebastopol City Hall and Library, right in the heart of downtown. The [...]

May 6th, 2014|

Take the Community Resilience Challenge!

We need a new story about our future as humanity on this planet. The Community Resilience Challenge is an opportunity for us to come together, show our communities what a more resilient future looks like, and start building it! The Community Resilience Challenge is organized around four themes: Save Water, Grow Food, Conserve Energy, and [...]

April 23rd, 2014|