2018 Community Stories

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“Thanks to Wrenegade Foundation we will be able to cover the entire scholarship for one camper to attend Hochelaga next summer!” 

- Hope Wooten, YWCA Camp Hochelaga

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“The donation from Wrenegade Foundation helped us continue to give scholarships to low income gardeners, make donations of garden-grown vegetables to the food bank of Tompkins County, and offer garden plots to local residents.” 

- Ronald Liso, Project Growing Hope

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“In our first ten months as an organization, we have created more than 40 educational and community building events in seven Virginia counties.” 

- Sari Carp, Sustainability Matters Virginia

“New Jersey Audubon connects people with nature and stewards the nature of today for the people of tomorrow.” 

- Eric Stiles, New Jersey Audubon 


“Thanks in part to Wrenegade Foundation, we constructed two new hoop houses that will allow us to lengthen our growing season by three to four months. We’ll be able to grow and donate more vegetables to local people facing food insecurity.” 

- Patty Carton, Growing to Give Farm


“The new accessible trail at Parson’s Marsh in Lenox was supported by the donation from Wrenegade Foundation and is allowing people of all abilities to experience its verdant woods, beautiful pond, and diverse wildlife. ” 

- Jenny Hansell, Berkshire Natural Resources Council 

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“We introduced a new scholarship program for a woman returning to school to further her education in a degree or certificate program.” 

- Maria Dorsey, Vernon Township Women’s Club

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“Our Wrenegade Foundation donation funded a student for our Earn-a-Bike program and provided a refugee with an affordable bike package through our Bikes for All program. We look forward to volunteering again next year!” 

- Adriana Atencio, The Common Wheel