Feb 08

2019 Green Partnership Fund Grant Awards

Posted on February 8, 2019 at 1:04 PM by Allan Warren

The Farm
Students at The Farm at Franklin Pierce, a 2019 Green Partnership Fund grant recipient, not only learn the basics of farming and how to grow food, they help contribute over 40,000lbs of fresh produce to the Franklin Pierce School District cafeterias each year!
The Green Partnership Fund, our small grants program, makes a big impact on our community. Like last year, it was a tough selection process for our committee of dedicated volunteers, who had to narrow the funding list down from 22 proposals requesting over $315,000, to just eight projects. While challenging, the committee was

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Jan 24

Seeking graphic designer to make 70th Anniversary logo

Posted on January 24, 2019 at 4:35 PM by Camila Matamala-Ost

Project: Logo celebrating our 70th anniversary as an organization that we can use on some of our existing publications like our annual report, quarterly newsletter, and Annual Conservation Celebration invitations. We don’t need a branding package. We’re hoping to including the swirly circle in our existing logo to the new project design.

Our logo: https://adobe.ly/2Hqolhq

Harvest Pierce County’s logo (a program of Pierce Conservation District): https://adobe.ly/2UgmSMp

Example of our newsletter: https://www.piercecd.org/ArchiveCenter/ViewFile/Item/66

Example of our annual report: https://www.piercecd.org/DocumentCenter/View/1223/PCD_AnnRprt_2017?bidId=

About Pierce Conservation District: We work with the community to improve water quality, promote sustainable agriculture, create thriving habitat, and build a just and healthy food system for all, through education, community engagement, and financial and technical assistance. Our main areas of focus are: Water Quality, Farm Planning and Agricultural Assistance, Urban Agriculture, Habitat Improvement, and Environmental Education.

 

Budget: $200 to $300

 

If interested send

  • portfolio or link to your website highlighting your relevant designs
  • bid  
  • (optional) ideas for the logo

to Camila Matamala-Ost, camilam@piercecd.org.

 

Questions? Contact:

Camila Matamala-Ost
Pierce Conservation District
PO Box 1057 | 308 West Stewart Ave. | Puyallup, WA 98371
Phone: 253-845-9770 ext. 126
Email: CamilaM@piercecd.org


Dec 12

Puyallup Watershed New Focal Point of Puget Sound Recovery

Posted on December 12, 2018 at 9:58 AM by Allan Warren

PRWCAfter two years of work, the Puyallup River Watershed Council has successfully elevated the Puyallup – White River Watershed as a vital area of focus for ecosystem recovery, both for the region, and nationally. On Wednesday, December 5, 2018 the Puget Sound Partnership’s Leadership Council unanimously voted to make the Puyallup River Watershed Council a new Local Integrating Organization (LIO), ensuring that recovery of the local ecosystem is community based and supported by local, state, and federal agencies.


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