During the COVID-19 crisis and recovery, Asheville Green Drinks aims to connect those in need with essential resources for recovery. Check back regularly for new virtual events focused on sustainability.
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Asheville Green Drinks’ mission is to help people advance sustainable homes, businesses, and government practice in Asheville, Buncombe County, and Western North Carolina. Our sustainable resource directory, webinars, and live events (subject to local social distancing guidelines) are dedicated to demonstrating practical triple bottom line considerations. #people #planet #prosperity #togethersustainably
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ABIPA is a Buncombe County based organization that works to promote health equity for people of color in the county. They are currently delivering Sanitation Care Bags and masks in historically African-American neighborhoods.
Beloved Asheville is a grassroots organization in Asheville that has created street pantries with free lifesaving supplies like hand sanitizer, soap and food. Beloved is also delivering masks sewn by volunteers to those in need as part of their #MasksForThePeople campaign. If you’d like to sew masks for Beloved, they should ideally be double-layered or have a filter pocket, or come to a point over the nose. Learn more.
Bounty & Soul is a community-based non-profit providing access to fresh produce and wellness education. They are giving out bags of fresh food every week. Learn more.
Clay County Food Pantry provides food weekly to those in need in Clay County. Learn more.
Helpmate provides a crisis hotline, free emergency shelter, and counseling for women and children experiencing domestic violence. Learn more.
Manna Food Bank is distributing food to those in need and coordinating volunteers. In particular Manna is in need of more young volunteers, as many of its older volunteers are not currently volunteering due to greater risk of contracting COVID-19. Learn more.
One Buncombe is accepting applications for individuals who have lost employment, and small businesses who need bridge funds during this crisis. Learn more.
Pisgah Legal Services provides legal services to help low-income people in WNC meet their basic needs and improve their lives. Learn more.Your content goes here. Edit or remove this text inline or in the module Content settings. You can also style every aspect of this content in the module Design settings and even apply custom CSS to this text in the module Advanced settings.
Western North Carolina’s high quality of life depends on living, working, and recreating in alignment with the principles of sustainability. Asheville Green Drinks has produced over 700 events focused on sustainability, social justice, alternative technology, and smart development. Stay in touch through:
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