NEWS, RESOURCES, AND OPPORTUNITIES
Workforce 2030 Summit, Lancaster STEM Alliance
August 1-3, 2022 / Elizabethtown College
The Workforce 2030 Summit is designed to highlight strategies and practices that will help Employers, K-12 Education, Higher Education and Community Members create a world-class workforce by 2030.
Getting Ready for ExtraGive, Lancaster County Community Foundation
August 3, 2022 at 12 p.m. / Zoom
Learn everything you need to know about ExtraGive, including how to register your organization for the big event and the features available to make your organization as successful as possible.
Introducing PACD’s Ag Plan Reimbursement Program, DEP and PACD
August 9, 2022 from 10-11 a.m. / Zoom
PACD was awarded a $500,000 Growing Greener Grant from the PA Department of Environmental Protection to offer an Ag Plan Reimbursement Program for conservation districts from 2022-2024. The goal of the meeting is to introduce PACD's Ag Plan Reimbursement Program, review guidelines and instructions, and answer questions.
Farm Bill Wildlife Biologist, Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever
Application due August 10, 2022
These positions will be employees of, and supervised by Pheasants Forever, Inc. (PF), with daily instruction, quality assurance, and workload prioritization provided by USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). The primary work area of the Lebanon position will include Lebanon, Lancaster, and Dauphin Counties.
Stewardship Manager position open, Lancaster Conservancy
Applications due August 21, 2022
The Conservancy is seeking a skilled project manager to manage stewardship projects from concept to completion in relation and addition to management plan development as well as the maintenance of databases for our in-fee and conservation easement portfolios.
Photo Contest, Pennsylvania Parks & Forests Foundation
Submissions due by noon on September 30
The annual Parks & Forests Thru the Seasons photo contest allows professional and amateurs alike to vie for supremacy in a variety of categories, capturing all that is special and the memories that are made in our state parks and forests. All photo submissions are due by noon on September 30, 2022.
Chesapeake Watershed Forum, Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay
November 4-6, 2022 / Shepherdstown, WV
Save the date! The Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay’s 17th Annual Chesapeake Watershed Forum (to be held in person at the National Conservation Training Center in Shepherdstown, WV) is a watershed-wide event reaching over 400 restoration and protection practitioners to inspire and empower local action towards clean water. Registration will open on August 22.
Extra Give, Lancaster County Community Foundation
November 18, 2022
Be part of Lancaster County's community-wide celebration of giving! On November 18, you can join thousands of people across the community to support more than 500 local organizations in our region.