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Greetings CWC Friends & Supporters! We are currently building a new web site – a complete overhaul was in order after 10 years. Thank you for your patience as some of the site will be stagnant as we work to improve our content, structure and interactivity!

News and Upcoming Events


Black Faces, White Spaces

We would like to congratulate UC Berkeley Professor and Whole Communities Board and Faculty Member Carolyn Finney on the release of her new book, Black Faces, White Spaces: Reimagining the Relationship of African Americans to the Great Outdoors.

“Using collective memory, race, and environment, Finney looks at the effect of slavery and Jim Crow segregation and their key roles in shaping African American connections to place…” -Julian Agyeman, Tufts University

Learn more about Carolyn and her new book at

You can get your copy from us! Email: for more information.


Whole Thinking Journal Published!

Please click here to read stories of the successes and challenges of whole communities work from our alumni, staff and faculty from around the country.


Public Addresses with Ginny McGinn

Executive Director, Ginny McGinn is available to facilitate workshops and consulting on a wide variety of topics. Specifically, she speaks on the idea of “radical change,” how the process of personal transformation and social change can be mutually enhanced through specific practices and deep understanding.


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Center for Whole Communities is always looking for amazing talent to join our Vermont-based team in the areas of development, administration, operations, and management. If you see an extraordinary fit between our organization and your skills, capacities, and values, please send your resume and cover letter to info at