W.H.E.E.L is hosting a job forum in response to President Obama’s request for local participation in targeting job growth following the Washington DC Summit. W.H.E.E.L is a grass roots, needs-based, job creation non-profit public benefit organization doing both research and job creation activities. more
1. One space to heat and light and clean and repair and make a fancy sign for.
2. Less e-waste — waste from anything you plug in. E-waste is growing at a rate of 3 percent a year. Yes, we all have our own computers, but sharing a printer, a coffeemaker, a fax machine, a toilet, etc., makes a huge difference. more
There’s been a fair share of talk and excitement over this past week’s Fox News segment on Victorian Christmas. In Nevada County, no national media exposure goes unnoticed—so it was with the Sony commercials and the Hallmark Channel feature film, and so it is now. Unfortunately, Fox bungled a key unemployment figure. more
Thursday, November 17th, 2009 will live forever in the minds and hearts of Sierra Commons members as a Great Day At Work.
We had a full house, with almost all members clocking in for the day. In the Conference Room, local graphic design company and creator of Sierra Common’s logo Elevation 49 held a strategic planning meeting. more