It Takes a Village

  Our Commercial Outreach Team Member, Robert Carr, shares with us the goal of bringing commercial establishments on board with the Net Zero Energy plan for the EcoVillage. Interspersed among the words are photos of our neighbors To borrow from … Continued

Neighbors Joining Neighbors: Walking Tour, October 21st

  What a wonderful time we had when Neighbors joined Neighbors at the home of Stacy Sibownhewang for a presentation on the Chollas Eco Village Home Makeover Project.  All neighbors in attendance signed up to receive a home makeover, received … Continued

Alex at the EarthLab: October

  Below are photos of our freshly groomed EarthLab, the groups that helped clean it, and the wildlife that will benefit from it! Enjoy.   What a hot few days we have had here at EarthLab! Been sweating a bit, … Continued

Alex’s EarthLab Harvest

  Time sure flies! These last couple of weeks we harvested 130lbs of squash! It was very exciting for a couple of reasons. Because it was my first time harvesting any produce and….. Because there is nothing like being able … Continued

Wildlife at the Student Habitat Conservation Project

  Under a grant provided by the US Fish and Wildlife Service, 150 Lincoln Cluster fifth-grade students learned about the value of native plants and healthy habitats in support of area wildlife species. The students participated in the transformation of … Continued

Lenox Drive Vector Habitat Remediation Project

Groundwork San Diego-Chollas Creek has been awarded a competitive grant by the County of San Diego Department of Environmental Health (DEH) under the Vector Habitat Remediation Program (VHRP) to construct the Lenox Drive Vector Habitat Remediation Project. Under the VHRP … Continued

Second Round of Our Summer Academies Begins

  This week kicked off the Groundwork Summer Learning Academy, a two-week intensive summer camp to prepare Lincoln Cluster 6th graders for academic success in middle school math and science. Rooted in the demonstrated success of informal STEM education, the … Continued

Groundwork Crew – July

Alex Garcia The month of May has come and gone. For the most part, everything at EarthLab was as usual. As is the case on a day to day basis. More tasks to add to the list and more tasks … Continued