Welcome to our New AmeriCorps Volunteer Monica Lee

Monica Lee, is a recent IUP alumnus with a bachelor’s degree in Biology, focused in ecology/conservation. She had two field seasons of experience studying native bee, butterfly, and wildflower populations in managed timber harvest, and has a strong interest in ornithology. She joins Evergreen Conservancy and The Indiana County Conservation District as a project assistant through […]

Interested in going Solar?

The second round of the Indiana County Solar Co-op is officially launched (and already has 7 members), please help us spread the word about the upcoming info sessions. Below are the fliers for the sessions. Feel free to print and share them. Co-op Website (now new and improved!): www.solarunitedneighbors.org/IndianaCounty registration links for each event are […]

Bags to Benches Plastic collection!

Get rid of the plastic that would go to the land fill. Help reduce plastic pollution! Evergreen has partnered with the League of Women voters Environmental committee to collect plastic. There are bins at the “Y”, at Bi Lo, at the Borough building, and at the S&T arena. This project is done in conjunction with Trex, […]

Walmart Registry for Good

Walmart is teaming up with local non-profits to get them the supplies they need, and we’ve created our very own registry!   Please consider supporting Evergreen’s cause by purchasing one or more of the items on our list. Any size purchase is appreciated!   https://www.walmart.com/registry/registryforgood/c31d7f98-3903-4ea7-9cce-1b67025aeb21/view

Bag it – Is Your Life Too Plastic?

What can you do as a community and personally to reduce our use of single use plastic?  Do you have questions about plastic? The Environmental Issues Committee of the Indiana County League of Women Voters will be showing “Bag It,” a documentary about plastics, on Saturday, November 23rd at 6:30 at the Philly Street Playhouse. […]

Save the Date! Evergreen Fall Program

Solar Energy offers opportunities to farmers, homeowners, businesses, and communities. Henry McKay, director of the Solar United Neighbors Program, will outline those opportunities on Friday, October 11th at Blue Spruce Lodge beginning at 7 pm.  McKay’s solar co-op in Indiana County is the most successful one in Pennsylvania. McKay says solar energy offers farmers and others a […]