Support VWS

We did it!  In 2016, we raised a record $60,000.

Thanks to YOU, our supporters, we’ll be able to offer over 100 scholarships and discounts this year!

Please make your contribution today to the 2017 Annual Fund below.

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APPRECIATIONS:

To be in a community where children are watched over by all, and where elders are held in high regard… it makes me hopeful – and grateful!

  • Art of Mentoring participant 2016

 

I so appreciated being able to participate in rich adult activities and in-depth discussions, while my child was given the chance to sing and play with children in an environment that nurtured her soul and provided beautiful role models.

  • Art of Mentoring participant 2016

 

For five years I have been longing for a way to be in deeper relationship with the land and bioregion where I live. The Art of Mentoring was a sea-change for me. I am now committed to a way of life that supports my desire, and I have tools, resources, teachers, mentors, elders, and friends to do it with! Thank you VWS.

  • Art of Mentoring participant 2016

 

This program is food for life for my daughter… she relaxes, she sleeps better, and she is eager for more everyday. Thank you VWS.

  • Otter Day Camp & Oyase Parent, 2016

 

Our son identified multiple trees and taught me how to look at the features of leaves to help determine the species. It was such a natural conversation. Otter Camp made that a part of him. We are so grateful.

  • Otter Day Camp Parent, 2016

 

I was blown away at just how powerful the Art of Mentoring experience was for me. Thanks for a life-changing experience!

  • Art of Mentoring participant 2015

 

I am so grateful I found my way to this powerful weeklong intensive held by so many amazing, supportive and intuitive people.

  • Art of Mentoring participant 2015

 

I’m not sure I’ve ever felt more welcome and seen as a whole human being than I did at Art of Mentoring. I am so grateful.

  • Art of Mentoring participant 2015

 

I can’t express more how much this weekend meant to me. The storytime, the books, the skulls, the tracking, the laughter…everything was superb. You are great!! Thanks!

  • Lynx Tracking Expedition Participant 2016

 

A powerful workshop indeed… It was a wonderful experience that is just the beginning of a much longer journey toward social justice. Thank you for hosting this.

  • Participant in 2016 VWS workshop with Barry Moses, focusing on our relationship to Native Communities

 

Thank you for organizing this remarkable day!

  • Participant in 2016 VWS workshop with Barry Moses, focusing on our relationship to Native Communities