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Searching for Wild Ones National Board Candidates

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We are looking for talented board candidates for the Wild Ones National Board of Directors! The National Board Nominating Committee is asking for assistance in finding talented board candidates. Board positions are for the election of summer 2020. The ideal candidates will work to advance the Wild Ones mission through strategic thinking with a focus… Read more »

The Wild Store is open and stocked with great holiday gifts!

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Great gifts for the holidays and more are available at the online Wild Store! Need a gift for a friend or family member? How about something special for yourself? The Wild Store has a variety of caps and hats; women’s and men’s shirts; books, banners and audio materials that make great gifts for the holidays…. Read more »

AmazonSmile is now available in the Amazon Shopping App for Android users.

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AmazonSmile is now on the Amazon Shopping App! The AmazonSmile app is now available for customers using supported Android devices. Yes, shopping with AmazonSmile has just become easier. This is great news! So when you are shopping for those special holiday gifts on Amazon, you can now support Wild Ones when using your Android phone… Read more »

Wild Ones Annual Meeting webinar Oct. 12

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Wild Ones Annual Meeting webinar recording – October 12. During the live meeting, the Wild Ones board and staff presented important news about Wild Ones and how, as an organization, we are making an impact on the environment. They presented an update on the 2019-2021 Strategic Plan, our financial situation, accomplishments, and next steps. To… Read more »

H.R. 1572 addresses the importance of native plants

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H.R. 1572: The Botany Bill The importance of native plants is gaining national attention! H.R. 1572, the “Botany Bill”, is going before the House of Representatives Natural Resources Public Lands Subcommittee Thursday morning, July 18. Overall, this legislation emphasizes the importance of protecting native plants and ecosystems. This sounds familiar Work on the Botany Bill… Read more »

Wild Ones is seeking a volunteer grant writer.

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Wild Ones is seeking a volunteer grant writer. We want to pursue a few grants to enhance our environmental education program, help with property reforestation, and increase our reach across the monarch migration corridors. If you are interested in supporting Wild Ones and are dedicated to creating a better environment, supporting biodiversity and helping save… Read more »

Great Father’s Day Gift – Wild Ones Cap

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  Khaki    Earth Give a Wild Ones cap as a Father’s Day gift and support biodiversity and fight climate change! This is a great cap made of soft brushed cotton with a moisture-wicking sweatband to keep your eyes clear for the task at hand! Colors: Khaki or Earth. $26.00 includes shipping. Checks only please. Checks… Read more »

Wild Ones Awards 10 Seeds for Education Grants

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Photo:  “The Secret Butterfly Garden”, Seeds for Education awardee – Graham Elementary and Middle Schools, Columbus, OH Since 1997, the Wild Ones Lorrie Otto Seeds for Education grant program has been connecting thousands of children with nature from preschool to high school. Garden projects need to be learner-based, hands-on and incorporate ecological concepts. Children must… Read more »

Wild Center is in need of 6-volt batteries

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The WILD Center is in need of new 6-volt deep cycle, lead-acid batteries for the golf cart that is used frequently for hauling plants, tools, watering buckets and more. We are looking for six batteries to replace the old ones. If you are interested in donating batteries or money toward their purchase, please call 920-730-3986… Read more »

“The Vital New Role of the Suburban/Urban Garden” DVD by Doug Tallamy

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Doug Tallamy, PhD, Wild Ones Lifetime Honorary Director, shares his perspective on “The Vital New Role of the Suburban/Urban Garden”. An impactful presentation on the value of biodiverse neighborhood corridors. Doug Tallamy is a professor of entomology and wildlife ecology at the University of Delaware. He is a recognized environmental speaker and award-winning author of… Read more »