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Our monthly e-news offers news and information on upcoming events at the Center for Transformative Action, featuring the work of our projects.

  • March 2016
  • CTA Receives Innovation Award
    Crossing the Border by Treacy Ziegler
  • February 2016
  • CTA Welcomes 5 New Projects!
    Letters of Protest for Kakabadze
  • December 2015
  • ICOA Welcomes New Writer
    Lyson Center Announces NAFSN
    Memory Maker's New Artist Workshop Series
    Ithaca Alternative Gift Fair, December 5
  • October 2015
  • Finger Lakes Social Entrepreneurship Institute, November 13-15
    Wood's Earth Expands!
    Lyson Center Dedication
  • September 2015
  • CUSLAR Turns 50
    Streets Alive! and Food Justice Fair
  • August 2015
  • 2014-15 Fiscal Year in Review
    Transformative Action in Action
  • May 2015
  • Learn@EcoVillage Training on
    Net-Zero Energy Building Design
    Help Groundswell Celebrate Spring
  • April 2015
  • CTA's Food Systems Development Project has name change
    Memory Maker Joins CTA
  • March 2015
  • Alexon Grochowski is recognized
    Compassionate Communication Trainings
  • February 2015
  • Local Investing Resource Center Launches
    The Floating Classroom Joins CTA
  • November 2014
  • 6 Inspiring Social Entrepreneurs at 2014 FLSEI
    Vitamin L Celebrates 25th Anniversary
  • October 2014
  • 3rd Annual Finger Lakes Social Entrepreneurship Institute
    CUSLAR advocates for justice
  • August 2014
  • It's High Time for an Equal Rights Amendment
    Incubator Farm Nurtures Agriculture Entrepreneurs
    News and Events
  • June 2014
  • Community Forum on Collective Impact
    "Without the Wall" moves to Philadelphia's City Hall
    News and Events
  • May 2014
  • Migrants Represent Global Movement of the Poor
    New Immigrants, New Farmers
    News and Events
  • April 2014
  • Spotlight: Performing Arts for Social Change
    News and Events
  • March 2014
  • CTA Accepts Two New Projects!
    News and Events
  • February 2014
  • Prisoner Express and An Open Window
    Food Systems Journals Gains New Sponsors
  • December 2013
  • Green Up Your Holidays!
    Social Entrepreneurs Share Their Stories
  • October 2013
  • Finger Lakes Social Entrepreneurship Institute
    Nine Social Entrepreneurs Speaking
    News and Events
  • September 2013
  • Project Partner Spotlight: CUSLAR
    ICOA: Using Fiction for Social Change
    Second Annual Finger Lakes Social Entrepreneurship Institute
  • July 2013
  • Project Partner Spotlight: CUSLAR
    News and Events
  • June 2013
  • Project Partner Spotlight: Groundswell Center for Local Food and Farming
    News and Events
  • May 2013
  • Join CTA's Fundraising Campaign!
    News and Events
  • April 2013
  • Student Project Spotlight: CU [dis]Connect
    Support Youth Changemakers by Celebrating Social Entrepreneurs
    News and Events
  • March 2013
  • Project Partner Spotlight: The Sustainability Center
    Transformative Action in Practice
    News and Events
  • February 2013
  • Project Partner Spotlight: Wood's Earth Living Classroom
    CTA sponsors community production of OLEANNA
    News and Events
  • January 2013
  • Project Partner Spotlight: Dorothy Cotton Institute, Ithaca City of Asylum, and Vitamin L featured at upcoming Martin Luther Day King celebration
    I am what I am because of who we all are
    News and Events
  • December 2012
  • Project Partner Spotlight: Buffalo Street Bookmarks
    CTA Year-in-Review 2011-2012
    News and Events: DCI celebrating International Human Rights Day, Dec 10; Buffalo Street Bookmarks hosts fundraiser Dec 13; Groundswell to offer winter business planning course for farmers
  • November 2012
  • Project Partner Spotlight: Dorothy Cotton Institute
    Ithaca Alternative Gift Fair
    News and Events
  • September 2012
  • Project Partner Spotlight: Ithaca City of Asylum
    The Promise of Social Entrepreneurship: A Public Forum w/Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick and others.
    New Projects: Third Root Education Project and the Food Systems Journal
    New and Events: Groundswell Center for Local Food and Farming classes; Vitamin L concerts at Earthdance and Peace Festival; Buffalo Street Bookmarks literary events and more.
  • August 2012
  • Project Partner Spotlight: CUSLAR
    Updates on Finger Lakes Social Entrepreneurship Institute
    News and Events: Groundswell's New Farmer Training Programs; Veterans' Sanctuary Art Studio, Farm, and Warrior Writing Workshops; Spanish Camp for Activists; Parenting from the Heart and more.
  • July 2012
  • Roots and Remedies: NOLA style
    First Annual Finger Lakes Social Entrepreneurship Institute
    News and Events: Groundswell Farmer Workshops; CUSLAR Spanish for Activists Camp; and more.
  • June 2012
  • CTA to host First Annual Finger Lakes Social Entrepreneurship Institute
    News and Events: Vitamin L auditions, CUSLAR Spanish lessons, Veterans' Sanctuary farm works days, Warrior Writers and more.
  • May 2012
  • Project Partner Spotlight: Vitamin L
    News and Events: CUSLAR fundraiser, Alternatives Library People's History Poster Show and much more!
  • April 2012
  • Project Partner Spotlight: Veterans' Sanctuary
    News and Events: Ithaca City of Asylum, CUSLAR, Veterans' Sanctuary and more all to host events this month.
  • March 2012
  • Project Partner Spotlight: Ecovillage Center for Sustainability Education
    News and Events: Veterans' Sanctuary hosting many events this month; Ithaca City of Asylum hosting censored poetry exhibit; CTA on pinterest, and more.
  • February 2012
  • Project Partner Spotlight: The Durland Alternatives Library
    CTA now accepting Project Partner applications in New York State
    News and Events: CUSLAR Spanish class for families; Groundswell Farmer Training programs, and more.
  • January 2012
  • Project Partner Spotlight: The Dorothy Cotton Institute
    News and Events: CUSLAR Spanish classes, MLK Community Day of Celebration, Treacy Ziegler in the Ithaca Times
  • December 2011
  • CTA Expands Statewide
    News and Events: Groundswell Farmer Business Class, Ithaca Alternative Gift Fair, new videos on our website
  • November 2011
  • Ithaca Alternative Gift Fair
    Photos from our 40th Anniversary Celebrations
  • October 2011
  • Our debut newsletter featured information about our new website and our upcoming 40th Anniversary events.

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