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Lewisboro Land Trust

Org #50010
Vetted since 2018
2014
year founded
$25,678
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Exposure to nature decreases anxiety, depression, and negative rumination; while at the same time increasing well being, and creative thinking. People with disabilities usually don't have the same access to nature and environmental education as the general public. The Lewisboro Land Trust Access Nature Program, reaches out to people with disabilities to enable them to experience the benefits of nature. We design each program to fit the needs of the individual group, sometimes using educational naturalists or nature programs. The goal of Access Nature Programs is to provide a comfortable. safe, enjoyable experience of nature while educating on the benefits gained. The ultimate goal is s... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Bonnie Robins
Bonnie Robins
Bobbe Stultz
Bobbe Stultz
Organization Information
PO Box 496
South Salem, NY 10590
United States
914-906-9596
Organization Information
PO Box 496
South Salem, NY 10590
United States
914-906-9596

Project Reports

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Oct 19, 2020
Access Nature Reopens
Having shut down our in person outdoor programing this summer, due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, we were excited to initiate a mitigated reopening. We decided to start with a « soft opening...
Jun 21, 2020
Access Nature gives soothing respite during Covid-19
This Spring the Covid-19 Pandemic, put a halt to the Access Nature Outdoor Programs. Like all group activities, the outdoor programs for our partner organizations had to be put on hold. The...
Feb 27, 2020
NEXT GENERATION NATURALIST AWARD
The Access Nature division of the Lewisboro Land Trust, is proud to introduce 10 year old Genesis Loja as the first recipient of the Next Generation Naturalist Ambassador Award. We first...
 
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