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The new GO infographic has been released

The 2013 Annual Report is here!

Support GO while you shop!

When you do your online holiday shopping this year – be sure that a portion of the proceeds go to support an Asheville economy that is inclusive and just! If you shop through this link, Amazon donates a portion of the purchase price to Green Opportunities! It’s as easy as clicking the button below or you can follow the direct link by clicking here.

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The GO Family is Growing!

Also: Meet Kitchen Ready Lead Chef and our new AmeriCorps Training Associate!

If you haven't already seen him around, you should know that Chef Liam Luttrell-Rowland is doing some amazing stuff with the Kitchen Ready program. Chef Liam has been working in the Southside community on economic and justice issues for a decade now and we're thrilled with the role he's been taking in leading our students through their culinary arts training. Liam's no stranger to GO either - he has been helping the Kitchen Ready program hone its recipe for success going on three years now.

Meet Kendra Penland!

We’d like to welcome our new Interim Executive Director!

 

Kendra Penland Interim Executive Director

Kendra Penland
Interim Executive Director

The Green Opportunities Board of Directors proudly announces that Kendra Penland, MPA has accepted the position of Interim Executive Director. On Monday, September 8, Penland began providing organizational leadership as well as management support for GO staff and programs. Penland will soon reach out to contact stakeholders and help with GO community engagement initiatives.

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