Sustainable Solano

Nurturing Initiatives for the Good of the Whole

What does Sustainable Solano do?

We are a grassroots, countywide movement uniting people through work that aims to serve the future of Solano County, to promote ecologically regenerative, economically and socially just communities in a world that works for everyone. Sustainable Solano has grown out of decades of dedicated community work that started with community gardens and has grown to include an emphasis on creating sustainable, regenerative environments, community capacity building, supporting local food systems and building youth leadership and workforce skills for a better future.

Solano Sustainable Backyards

Learn more about this program for building edible, waterwise gardens here!

Our Work

Green Infrastructure

Building resilient communities through regenerative landscapes

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Local Food

Supporting local farmers and feeding communities

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Workforce Development

Supporting the green economy and youth leadership

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Community Conversations

Sharing insight among community members

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3.57M

Gallons of annual water impact

60

Cooking classes with local food

51

Sustainable gardens installed

7,850+

Workshop/event participants since 2015

Green Infrastructure

Building resilient communities through regenerative landscapes

 

Learn more

3.57M

Gallons of annual water impact

Local Food

Supporting local farmers and feeding communities

Learn more

60

Cooking classes with local food

Workforce Development

Supporting the green economy and youth leadership

 

Learn more

51

Sustainable gardens installed

Community Conversations

Sharing insight among community members

Learn more

7,850+

Workshop/event participants since 2015

Resources to Take Action

 

News and Updates

When Chard is Not the Only Gift

When Chard is Not the Only Gift

Maggie Kolk, SuSol board secretary, is currently working on her Master Gardener certification, and wrote this story of connection at Avant Garden for that program. We’re republishing it here with her permission.

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