Volunteer for Ballard Sunday Dinners

Sustainable Ballard and a group of local churches are looking for additional volunteers for their Ballard Sunday Dinners at Ballard First Lutheran Church, which offer weekly hot meals to homeless neighbors. Volunteers are responsible for preparing and serving meals or helping with clean-up. The set-up shifts are generally three to four hours, and usually start at […]

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Ballard and Wallingford crowned winners for Seattle Think Green Challenge

Neighbors in Seattle’s Northwest neighborhoods came together over the last six months to waste less and recycle more as part of Waste Management’s Think Green Reuse and Recycling Challenge. The Northwest region, led by efforts from organizations such as the Wallingford Community Council and Sustainable Ballard, hosted the most activities during two months of the […]

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Sustainable Ballard presents Meaningful Movies night

The newt offering of Sustainable Ballard’s Meaningful Movies series is set for this Sunday, September 25, from 5 p.m. at Royal Drummer Cafe (6420 24th Ave NW). The film Poverty, Inc explores the big business in fighting poverty and who profits the most. “I see multiple colonial governors,” says Ghanaian software entrepreneur Herman Chinery-Hesse of the international development […]

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Sustainable Ballard Festival set for this Saturday

The 13th annual Sustainable Ballard Festival is on this Saturday, August 27, at Ballard Commons Park (5701 22nd Ave NW). This year, the popular eclectic, artsy and earthy festival is coinciding with the local Seattle Summer Parkways event. “When you join this group of Ballard neighbors at Ballard Commons Park, you’ll encounter creativity and community while learning about daily practices and big steps towards more sustainable living,” say […]

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