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Lewisboro Land Trust

Org #50010
Vetted since 2018
2014
year founded
$31,607
raised on GlobalGiving
5
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
Bobbe Stultz
Bobbe Stultz
Team
Shantala DuGay
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

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

A Very Good Season!

By Bobbe Stultz | Co-Chair / Lewisboro Land Trust

We had a very good season (Spring, Summer, Fall) providing outdoor experiences for many of our regular groups. It is so rewarding to see their reactions to the joys of nature. Also importantly, we... Read the full report ›

Access Nature's Summer Successes

By Shantala DuGay-Iyengar | Executive Director

While this summer has certainly been a hot one here in Lewisboro, New York, we were lucky enough to find some good days to run a few successful Access Nature programs. We organized a fun educational... Read the full report ›

With a spring in our step, we are ready for 2023!

By Shantala DuGay-Iyengar | Executive Director

Just like that, spring has arrived and we are excited to get outside with our local partner organizations for some fun, educational nature outings. We are especially looking forward to getting to... Read the full report ›
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