When words are not
Thank you and you
are always welcome.
Photos of Echo
Valley's 10th Anniversary Celebration by Michael
THE VOICE OF PEACE
21 - 23
You are warmly welcomed to celebrate the International Day of Peace at
Echo Valley (click here for
directions to Echo Valley Farm). Come for all or any segment of our
celebration as we make the voice of peace a little louder than the
alternative. Be inspired by roundtable discussions and video, share in Universal
Dances of Peace, practice tai chi and enjoy excellent food.
Click here for details and the
schedule and click here to RSVP.
|International Day of Peace 2011
We continue to work on our solar power systems at Echo Valley. The
lines are in and the poles for the solar arrays are up.
The panels will go up this month. Enjoy these pictures by Michael Noho:
THE WWOOFers ARE SAYING ABOUT ECHO VALLEY
To learn more about WWOOF, please visit their website: http://www.wwoof.org/
Echo Valley is beautiful.
The people there are inviting and inclusive, and live on their farm
with intention and love. I immediately felt included, and learned a lot
while I was there. They treat their animals and each other with
dignity, and it's a wonderful environment for learning and working.
Echo Valley comes highly recommended; I will surely be back! Go check
Echo Valley is a peaceful place, were generous people welcome you with
open arms. It is more than just a wwoofing farm, here we learn about
the beauty and respect one should have for our planet, patience one
should acquire and how we should all appreciate a good sunset.
There are always things to do on the farm, but you don't have time
limits of targets to meet, if you see something that needs doing, you
just do it!
While we were there we helped them put up some solar panels, plant
vegetables and tomatoes, weeding, we were also able to have a better
understanding with animals too (roosters, hens, sheep , dogs and cats,
...). We shared delicious meals, many different conversations and
We shared all of this with many laughs and smiles and an awesome
Thank you to all!
-Your French friends Cyndie and Sophi
6, 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Give thanks and
prepare for winter
with Joe & Vicki Price and Subvocal.
blues duo Joe & Vicki Price are
in the 9th annual Independent Music Awards (The IMAs). Their last
release, Rain or Shine,
took honors for the best blues CD of 2009. They have been performing
together for 30 years.
||"Madison's Subvocal plays
moody, layered music that should
appeal to fans of Brian Eno and Daniel Lanois. The group's performance
was one of the highlights of the 2006 Madison Area Music Awards show."
John Wiedenhoeft, Wisconsin
chairs or blankets. Please, no dogs,
drugs, or alcohol.
FIND US ON CAUSES.org
If you have been touched by the effort of Echo Valley Hope, this is
your chance to give back.
We are raising funds to
With your help,
a Mac desktop computer to enhance our media capabilities
invite as many people as possible to join us for our
International Day of Peace celebration, September 21 - 23.
Please click here to visit the cause page
and make a donation and to share the cause with your friends
Echo Valley Hope
needs you. We don’t need a
government grant or corporate sponsorship. We need you to become a
member and to invite your friends. Why? It is time to raise the voice
of peace and it is time for self sufficiency in food and energy
production. It is time for healthy communities and for helping one
Echo Valley Hope is part of a revolution of
understanding and good will that is emerging. We are networking with
creative organizations and individuals holding out for the best for
everyone. Your support is needed to help fund our educational programs and our
peace gatherings and to support our financial aid to like-minded
organizations and causes.
Your support is also a signal to those who say peace is not possible
that it is time to think again.
We are the little engine that could and we are fueled by you. We
have set a goal for 680 new members in 2012. We hope you will be one –
and thank you to all who have already become members this year.
Membership is a free-will, tax-deductible donation of $25.00 or
whatever you choose to give.
To make a tax-deductible donation
- Send a
check or money order to
Echo Valley Hope, Inc., E 14604 County Rd.
F, Ontario WI 54651
- Donate online securely through PayPal
- Donate on Facebook here.