If you or someone you know is ready to prepare for college with dedicated, motivating teachers who want every student to succeed, check out Common Ground. Questions? Schedule an 8th grader shadow day to see us in person! Email or call Brian Kelahan: firstname.lastname@example.org / (203) 389-4333 x1281
Upcoming Open Houses
Calling all farm & garden lovers 18 years and up, of all experience levels! We LOVE having help on the farm! Come learn from our farmers and help our garden grow! Farm volunteers are welcomed to join us every Saturday between 10am-1pm. Find us in the harvest pavilion (at the entrance to the big farm) or out on the farm. Questions? Email email@example.com. Hope to see you there!
Common Ground stands in solidarity with all those working to promote justice, equity, and inclusiveness by opposing oppression in all its forms. Common Ground is committed to performing its work with humanity, and with love for all of our community members regardless of where they come from, what religion they practice, or what their immigration status is.
Read a letter from our school director about events in Charlottesville here. Read a letter from our school director about recent immigration and refugee policies here. Read blog posts from our executive director here and here. Read a statement on our protection for LGBTQ rights here.
Board of Directors Meeting 6/26/17 Present: Melissa Spear, Jane Lee, Frank Mitchell, Wendy Battles, Michael Doolittle, Kerry Lord, Monique Frasier Staff: Betsy Sneath, Elena Augusewicz, Joel Tolman, Kimball Cartwright, Rebecca Holcomb Guests: Cornell Wright Public
Board of Directors Meeting 9/18/17 Present: Melissa Spear, Jane Lee, Frank Mitchell, Wendy Battles, Michael Doolittle, Kerry Lord, Bob Parker, Beth Klingher, Claudia Merson, Babz Rawls Ivy, Monique Frasier Staff: Elena Augusewicz, Joel Tolman, Kimball
Organization Overview Common Ground is a center for environmental learning and leadership in New Haven, Connecticut where a diverse community of children, young people, and adults cultivate habits of healthy living and sustainable environmental practice.