SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR ARTISANS WHO HAVE LOST THEIR HOME IN THE THOMAS FIRE As Ojai and Ventura County Residents recover from the Thomas fire and flood, there has been a surge of interest in habitat restoration, sustainability and local engagement. With our new location, Libbey Park, in the heart of downtown Ojai, and a coalition of … Continue reading Accepting Exhibitor Applications for Earth Day 2018 (due April 2)
A new executive director, Tod Cossairt (left), is stepping up to lead the Green Coalition, as the interim director, Tim Nafziger, steps down. Cossairt, an environmental sustainability educator who presently serves as the regional coordinator for the national Green Schools Alliance, was chosen by the board of directors this month to fill the post. In … Continue reading Tod Cossairt named new Executive Director of Green Coalition
March 10-11, 2018 storm event delivered 1.2″of rainfall to Ojai. Since March 11, we’ve had another 1″ of rain in Ojai, for a total of 7.04″ this year. Our average rainfall is 21.5″. Link to current rainfall information
Herb Walks with Lanny Kaufer and the Ojai Valley Green Coalition (OVGC) will present renowned fire ecology expert and author Richard Halsey on Saturday, February 17, for a timely workshop on how to create resilient gardens and homes in Southern California as residents go forward in the post-Thomas Fire era. The day will begin at … Continue reading “After the Fire: Making our Landscape more Resilient” w fire ecologist Richard Halsey
Job Title: Executive Director Job Position: Part-time employee, approximately 20 hours per week with an opportunity for growth. $2000/month salary paid monthly. Mission: The mission of the Ojai Valley Green Coalition (OVGC) is to advance a green, sustainable, and resilient Ojai Valley through collaboration with community stakeholders.