http://artscanheal.blogspot.com/New Mexico Wilderness Alliance Mission Statement: The primary goal of the New Mexico Wilderness Alliance is to ensure the protection and restoration of all remaining wild lands in New Mexico through administrative designations, federal Wilderness designation, and on-going advocacy. http://www.nmwild.org
Piedmont Wildlife Center Mission Statement:To support native North American wildlife through rehabilitation, education, and scientific study, with emphasis given to the conservation of wildlife and its habitat in North Carolina.http://www.piedmontwildlifecenter.org
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The goal of the International Expressive Arts Therapy Association is to inspire, stimulate, and support the creative and artistic spirit. We believe that the integrative arts, combining dance, drama, music, visual arts, writing and architecture play a vital role in both individual and community development. IEATA encourages an evolving multimodal approach within psychology, community arts, and education. IEATA is committed to providing a professional guild and network for its members to make connections, exchanges and collaborations. IEATA intends to provide informative resources about the expressive arts and how they may relate to other disciplines, such as psychology, education and business. Visit http://www.ieata.org/main/mainhome.html
Slow Food USA brings food back to an art form. Slow Food is a non-profit, eco-gastronomic organization that supports a biodiverse, sustainable food supply, local producers, heritage foodways, and rediscovery of the pleasures of the table. Carlo Petrini founded Slow Food as a response to the opening of a McDonald’s in Rome’s historic Plazza di Spagna in 1986. Since then, Slow Food has groun into an international movement with more than 83,000 members in 100 countries worldwide. Get involved by visiting http://www.slowfoodusa.org/index.html
Quaker Earthcare Witness is a spiritually-centered movement of Quakers and like-minded people seeking ways to integrate concern for the environment with Friends’ long-standing testimonies for simplicity, integrity, peace, and equality. Let us explore the spiritual roots of humanity’s relationship to the earth. Let us transform our attitudes toward the earth and all living things! Together we can prevent further irreversible damage to the natural world, God’s creation, through informed, spirit-led action on all ecological issues: pollution, toxic wastes, conservation, recycling, energy use, global warming, loss of species and habitats, loss of arable lands, population pressures, and eco-justice. To learn more, visit: http://www.quakerearthcar
Carolina Health & Humor Association (Carolina Ha Ha) was founded in 1986 in Durham, North Carolina by Ruth Hamilton, MA Ed. as a non-profit educational service organization dedicated to promoting a healthy lifestyle thru humor and entertainment in health care, business, and the community. The staff of Carolina Ha Ha performs for audiences for both entertainment and employee stress management programs. Ruth Hamilton, former Executive Director, designs and assists in implementing humor programming in business, education, and community settings. Carolina Ha Ha is best known for implementing the Duke University Medical Center Humor Project. Cancer patients utilize the “Laugh Mobile”Laugh Mobile, designed by Ms. Hamilton, to engage in therapeutic humor. Skilled professional entertainers and educators like Ruth Hamilton and Rog Bates are available for your fund raiser or event. Dial and leave message at 919-682-2423 or email: Ruth(at)Artscanheal.com. Visit: http://www.carolinahealthandhumor.org