Echo Valley Hope, a educational and charitable
nonprofit, hosts classes on sustainable living and gatherings for peace
at Echo Valley Farm. Sustainability classes are free, and are noted
below. Please call (608) 337-4871 to confirm your attendance.
Click here to read our monthly
How do we make
Any way we can.
We acknowledge the
very real possibility of peace and believe that the effort required is
a simple one. We believe each and every one of us holds that
possibility and that the walls dividing us are of little consequence in
light of all we
From August 16 to
23, 2015, Echo Valley Hope will be proud supporters of Peace Week
Milwaukee 2015. This will be an opportunity for all peace and
sustainability organizations to celebrate and to raise the voice of
Echo Valley Hope
for people to gather together at Echo Valley Farm. We celebrate,
bread with and support one another. We plant seeds of action.
Below are the 2015
Click here for more details on events as they become
available. You are welcome to Saturday only or for the entire weekend.
There is no cost to attend the gatherings. Accommodations are
available at Echo
Valley Farm or in the local area.
The links to the
monthly topics are for your
information. The conversations are guided by the participants present
at the gatherings.
Click here for an Invitation to Echo Valley Hope's Peacemaker
Gatherings 2015 (PDF to share).
We support the
efforts of The Prem Rawat Foundation in
"advancing fundamental human
needs so people everywhere can live their lives with dignity, peace and
prosperity." Watch Citizens
of the Earth.
We believe our
relationship to the earth is primary to our humanity. We support all
efforts to protect the earth and ally with all organizations promoting
legislative protection and peaceful
You can read our Environmental Stewardship Pledge here.
Echo Valley Hope
offers free classes in sustainable living at Echo
Valley Farm. Click here to see the wide range
of offerings and for the upcoming schedule.
Local people are
invited to work a parcel of land as a community garden. Gardeners can
grow food for their families and share the harvest with others. Contact
us if you are interested in the 2015 community garden project.
Echo Valley Hope is
a proud supporter of the Ontario Library’s community garden and WWOOF.
For a listing of
organizations that we support as allies in peace and sustainable
Sign up for our
monthly newsletter here. Click here for volunteer
Join our facebook
page Peace First and Ending War and
post your peace activities here.
Board of Echo Valley Hope
Cassi Effing, Indianapolis, IN
Dena Eakles, Ontario, WI
Eduardo Del Signore, Los Angeles CA
Joyce Firestone, Miami FL
Kathy Dancy, McCullom Lake, IL
Lauren West, Ontario, WI
Meg Novick, Albuquerque, NM
Melissa Gordon Rhine, Atlanta, GA