All Blog Posts (460)

MEVO's Twitter Account is About to Be Updated

Hey everyone! MEVO’s Twitter page is about to undergo some big changes. We will now be listing information about causes and events that we care about on our Twitter feed, in order to share them with the rest of you awesome volunteers.

So keep your eyes on our MEVO Twitter in the coming weeks for the awesomeness to come.

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on October 5, 2014 at 9:43am — No Comments

MEVO, Marching for Justice

Did you know on Sunday September 21, 2014 over 400,000 people marched in the streets of New York City for climate justice at the People’s Climate March?

MEVO volunteers were some of these people at the march because we know actions like this are needed to change the world for better.

So come out and join MEVO the next time we march for justice and more beautiful world.…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on October 2, 2014 at 5:09pm — No Comments

MEVO's Got Some Events this October

In case you haven’t heard, MEVO is planning two most excellent trash clean-ups for the month of October.

On October 11th we will have a trash clean up from 10AM-2PM. And on October 25th we are organizing a bigger event, the Monster Trash Mash (expect costumes to be involved).

Stay tuned for more information!…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on October 1, 2014 at 6:45pm — No Comments

A Most Excellent MEVO Farm, Coming Soon!

What is this? This is an image of the upcoming site for MEVO’s multi-acre educational farm. We hope to get this farm fully set up by Spring 2015 so we can start growing food.

So stay tuned for more news on the most excellent MEVO farm.…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on September 28, 2014 at 3:17pm — No Comments

MEVO's BCC Farm Expands!

Behold, the new and improved MEVO Bergen Community College Farm! MEVO would like to take this Saturday to let you know that the expansion of our Bergen Community College Farm went off without a hitch last week and our farm was moved to a bigger and better location.

We'd like to give a shout out to everyone who helped make this move possible. Thanks guys!…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on September 27, 2014 at 8:11pm — No Comments

Take Pollution to the Curb this Saturday!

People of MEVO! We are starting off fall right with a big pollution clean-up of Stag Hill this Saturday at 10:00 am. Join us to take out trash and take pollution out of our community.

Details are below:

https://www.facebook.com/events/291483261060119/…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on September 23, 2014 at 12:49pm — No Comments

MEVO is Expanding Our BCC Farm

Did you hear? MEVO is moving its Bergen Community College Farm to a new, larger location this Saturday so MEVO can install a donated hoop house and grow even more food for our local communities.

We need your help to make sure this move goes off without a hitch. Join us!

Details are below:

https://www.facebook.com/events/702708663152518/…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on September 15, 2014 at 4:21pm — No Comments

A Thank You to Shelby Meyers

MEVO would like to give one more shout-out to Shelby Meyers, seen in the center of this photo taking charge of a MEVO trash clean-up. Shelby joined us as an Earth Crew intern this summer, and has worked to provide biographies and photos of all our other 2014 MEVO interns.

Thank you for your help this summer Shelby! We really appreciate it.…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on September 14, 2014 at 11:15am — No Comments

Copper Harbor

First Trip with the C4 Boys! Headed out to Copper Harbor to ride some shuttle runs. Trails were unbelievable! Total time spent riding was 7 hours and I'm feeling it today. Can't beat the adrenaline letting go of life choices and only making life or death choices!

Added by Carson Price on September 13, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments

A Thank You to One of Our Greatest Volunteers

Today, MEVO would like to give a shout out and thank you to our very own Emma Spett!

Her accomplishments are many: she has had over 1,000 hours of volunteer work with us, she is MEVO's current Volunteer Coordinator, and in 2013 she received MEVO's highest honor: our Dedication and Leadership Award.

So thank you Emma, for being such as great part of MEVO and helping us out throughout all these years. You're the best!…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on September 12, 2014 at 12:14pm — No Comments

Thank You For Your Service, Eric

MEVO would like to introduce you to some of the last few interns who worked with us this summer. Today, we'd like you to introduce you to Eric Sturm, who as an intern, helped with many a MEVO trash clean-up and got some good memories out of the process. Thank you Eric for your service.

If you want to get some great memories yourself, join MEVO's clean up this weekend at Catherine Avenue. It will be an experience.…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on September 11, 2014 at 1:04pm — No Comments

MEVO Stands with Chief Dwaine Perry

Observe MEVO Founder Eric Fuchs-Stengel and 2014 Summer Earth Crew Leader Ryan Martens stand with Chief Dwaine Perry of the Ramapough Luunape Nation. All are celebrating both the completion of a successful trash clean-up at Stag Hill and MEVO's reception of the honor of "Keepers of the Pass".

MEVO is determined to stop the illegal dumping on Stag Hill once and for all. We have another major clean-up this week with the Bergen County Parks service. Details are below:…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on September 8, 2014 at 12:44pm — No Comments

A Thank You to the Ramapough Luunape Nation

We would like to thank the Ramapough Lunappe Nation for honoring founder Eric Fuchs-Stengel and MEVO as "Keepers of the Pass" for our work removing illegal trash dumping from the community of Stag Hill. We appreciate this honor.

MEVO will be doing another clean-up with the Bergen County Parks Service this Wendesday, September 10th. Details are below:

https://www.facebook.com/events/287489698117981/…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on September 7, 2014 at 12:04pm — No Comments

MEVO is in the New Jersey Monthly!

MEVO has received another honor. We have been featured in the New Jersey Monthly magazine, in their September 2014 issue!

What more needs to be said?…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on August 21, 2014 at 8:00pm — No Comments

What Do You Know About Water Conservation?

Hey! Do you know about storm water management, water resource protection, and smart irrigation using rain barrels? Well this Wednesday, August 20th, MEVO is hosting a workshop with the organization United Water covering all these topics.

Participants in this workshop will also receive a voucher for a FREE rain barrel. So if you want to learn how to conserve water, spend some time with MEVO!

Event details are below:…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on August 18, 2014 at 7:07pm — No Comments

Get Free Rain Barrels at a Workshop this Wednesday

Do you want to learn about water conservation and to how use rain barrels to get water fresh from the sky? MEVO is hosting a workshop with United Water this Wednesday, that will teach you all about that! All participants in the workshop will also receive a FREE rain barrel.

Space is limited, so RSVP now. Details are below.

https://www.facebook.com/events/316099848571635/…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on August 17, 2014 at 10:14am — No Comments

Eric Fuchs-Stengel Wants to Take Out the Trash

MEVO would like to introduce you to the man behind our last stand at Stag Hill this Saturday, Eric Fuchs-Stengel.

Eric is the Executive Director of MEVO and he has worked for over three years to stand up to the illegal dumping and pollution at Stag Hill. He is determined to stop the pollution and dumping there once and for all.

So, if you believe like Eric that enough is enough, LIKE and SHARE this photo, and spread the word about MEVO’s last stand of the summer at Stag…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on August 14, 2014 at 7:28pm — No Comments

Environmental Justice at Stag Hill

MEVO would like to introduce you to Jessica Aleman, MEVO’s Farm Crew Leader for Summer 2014. Jessica is studying Environmental Studies and Music at Skidmore College and she is currently finishing up an independent study on environmental justice in the NY Hudson Region.

This Saturday, Jessica and all the other summer crew interns for the summer will be taking a stand against the pollution at Stag Hill. Won’t you join them?…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on August 13, 2014 at 7:04pm — No Comments

A Thank You to the Ramapough Lenape Nation

MEVO would like to dedicate this post to the Ramapough Lunaape Nation, who have worked with us for over three years to clean-up the illegal trash dumping on Stag Hill.

On behalf of MEVO and all our volunteers we’d like to say: THANK YOU. Thank you for your support and your dedication in working with MEVO to make sure that Stag Hill is not a place for polluting anymore.

We look forward to seeing the Ramapough Lenape and MEVO take a stand against trash this Saturday.…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on August 12, 2014 at 9:04pm — No Comments

A Thank You to the Ramapough Lenape Nation

MEVO would like to dedicate this post to the Ramapough Lunaape Nation, who have worked with us for over three years to clean-up the illegal trash dumping on Stag Hill.

On behalf of MEVO and all our volunteers we’d like to say: THANK YOU. Thank you for your support and your dedication in working with MEVO to make sure that Stag Hill is not a place for polluting anymore.

We look forward to seeing the Ramapough Lenape and MEVO take a stand against trash this Saturday.…

Continue

Added by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on August 12, 2014 at 9:04pm — No Comments

Blog Topics by Tags

Monthly Archives

2014

2013

2012

2011

© 2014   Created by Ivan Levin.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

Outdoor Nation: Empowering Youth Leaders through Outdoor Grants, Outdoor Lobbying and Outdoory Events and Advocacy (not more than 70 characters)