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SSC Roving Reporter, Charlotte Pototsky (14 years old) on Racism and Sustainability: Is There a Relationship?

As we all know, racism has been a long-standing crisis in our country. Since the death of George Floyd on May 25, a new energy has emerged among young people of all backgrounds to change/challenge the status quo.   Inspired by a recent rally in Sharon, organized by the Sharon… Read More »SSC Roving Reporter, Charlotte Pototsky (14 years old) on Racism and Sustainability: Is There a Relationship?

2020 SSC High School Sustainability Achievement Award

Sustainable Sharon Coalition endeavors to inspire, educate, connect, and catalyze our community to protect the planet. This year, we are  pleased to announce the first annual SSC High School Sustainability Achievement Award presented to a Sharon senior who made a significant local, regional, national, or global contribution to creating, promoting,… Read More »2020 SSC High School Sustainability Achievement Award

Statements from the Candidates for the State Senate Election, 2020: Jarred Rose and Walter Timilty

Statements from the Candidates for the State Senate Election, 2020: Jarred Rose and Walter Timilty Prompt by SSC Board: Sustainable Sharon Coalition (SSC) sees great potential for more synergy among sustainability strategies by municipalities and the state senate position. Some of many examples that illustrate sustainability initiatives in our town… Read More »Statements from the Candidates for the State Senate Election, 2020: Jarred Rose and Walter Timilty

SSC Announces Art Contest Winners for 2020

SSC has chosen the winning designs for our new sustainable bags. Tied for first place are: Jeffrey Xiang  and Shamama Sirroon, Elaine Fortier wins the second place prize. Watch the Awards Ceremony The first place winning designs will be reproduced on reusable shopping bags, which will be available through Sustainable Sharon. Congratulations to… Read More »SSC Announces Art Contest Winners for 2020

Congratulations to Silas Fyler – Winner of the Second Annual Lynn Wolbarst Sustainability Award

Each year, The Sustainable Sharon Coalition honors the work of a Sharon community member, who has shown dedication to making strides in the environmental movement. The award is given in honor or Lynn Wolbarst’s legacy of service. Lynn was a Sharon resident, who made significant contributions to our community by… Read More »Congratulations to Silas Fyler – Winner of the Second Annual Lynn Wolbarst Sustainability Award

Offshore Wind Update

The attached Commonwealth Magazine article title “Good News, Bad News” on offshore wind says it all.  But, with some bumps, the two big Massachusetts projects are proceeding slowly, even if way too slowly.  It is mind boggling that there are NO offshore wind turbines on the east coast.  The offshore… Read More »Offshore Wind Update