When thinking of the lifestyle cultures that we share as part of the Cascadia community, agriculture culture is definitely one of the aspects that every Cascadian should be aware of if not a part of. With features like advantageous geographic features, weather conditions, and residents deeply invested in buying local, the Cascadia bioregion is an obviously place for an agriculture culture to develop.
“Using sustainable and healthy products, such as those with low embodied energy, sourced locally, made from renewable or waste resources.” (From One Living Planet)
The first annual Cascadia Collegiate Cup ended with a 3:0 victory of Simon Fraser University over Washington State University in the grand final.
Career coach and HR consultant Megan Leatherman shares her unique path to finding her own career in helping others find direction. Megan is also CascadiaNow!'s president and co-leader of HR Think Tank in Portland Oregon.
Hikers of all levels and backgrounds joined TOTAGO Group Hiking Events and CascadiaNow! for a beautiful hike up to Poo Poo Point in Issaquah, WA.
The CascadiaNow! board of directors have unanimously approved another awesome fiscally sponsored project! Please welcome Vertical Generation to the CascadiaNow! family. Vertical Generation's mission is to share the invaluable experience and culture of rock climbing along with the love for the outdoors with youth who otherwise may never have the opportunity.
The People's Harm Reduction Alliance (PHRA) helps drug users in the U-district and locations around Cascadia avoid HIV, STDs, and Hepatitis-C by providing clean needles, straws, medical support and love for those in need. The PHRA strives to enrich and expand its community by encouraging awareness of drug users and homelessness.
A huge thank you to all our new and returning members for being patient but CascadiaNow! is excited that your membership gear will soon be hitting mailboxes around the bioregion.
We want to see your Cascadia flags fly! Any doug flags flying, hanging, stuck, sewn, painted, or however you show your bioregional pride can be a part of Doug Flyin' Friday (#DougFlyinFriday) each week!
The CascadiaNow! family keeps on growing and this time our board of directors has unanimously accepted Vibrant Palette Arts Center (VPAC) as our newest project. VPAC's mission is to serve adult artists with developmental, mental, and physical disabilities by providing a professional studio environment for artistic growth in a social atmosphere among peers.