10 Feb '12, 7pm

Weekend reads: Green jobs and green buildings

Weekend reads: Green jobs and green buildings

In her article, Green Jobs for Ex-Cons: Fixing Broken Systems, Colleen Murphy-Dunning discusses the Urban Resources Initiative’s GreenSkills program. The program “works with small crews of ex-offenders every year, merging prison reentry with job training in urban forestry and environmental stewardship. We are part of a growing group of organizations across the country testing the premise that horticultural work can restore urban ecosystems, environmental value, and vulnerable populations.”

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/money/green-workplace/blogs/weekend-re...

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