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EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES THROUGH NATURE EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES THROUGH NATURE EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES THROUGH NATURE EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES THROUGH NATURE

Lewisboro Land Trust

Org #50010
Vetted since 2018 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
2014
year founded
$14,987
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
0
projects funded

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
Organization Information
PO Box 496
South Salem, NY 10590
United States
914-906-9596

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #5743498923
Organization Information
PO Box 496
South Salem, NY 10590
United States
914-906-9596

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #5743498923

Project Reports

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Jul 24, 2019
SPRING PHOTO REPORT - WHAT OUR PARTICIPANTS SAY ABOUT LEWISBORO LAND TRUST'S ACCESS NATURE PROGRAM
“It was amazing”   “Feel healthier, more relaxed”   “More engaged... upbeat”  ”More relaxed and happier”    “A desire to...
Jun 12, 2019
ACCESS NATURE ACHIEVES ITS GOAL BRINGING NATURE TO THE DISABLED
In the first half of 2019 thé Access Nature Program has already exceeded its 2018 achievements. With the help of the Global Giving community we have been able to serve nearly 100 participants...
Mar 18, 2019
New Access Nature Coordinator joins the team
The Access Nature Team is proud to welcome Deanna Novak, as our new outdoor coordinator. As an environment educator, Deanna brings a wealth of experience, knowledge, and enthusiasm to AN. Deanna...
 
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