The Institute for Social Engagement

Indivisible Somerville just spun off the The Institute for Social Engagement as a 501(c)3 organization that will continue Indivisible Somerville's work in incubating new tools for activists. One of the headliners is the VoteRemote tool, which makes it easy for college students to register to vote and obtain absentee ballots in their home times. This … Continue reading The Institute for Social Engagement

South Bay Children’s Health Center Champions for Children

Today, I donated to the South Bay Children's Health Center Champions for Children 5K Trail Run/Walk. That's a mouthful. But it boils down to this: The South Bay Children's Health Center provides dental and mental health services to low income children & families in the South Bay area of Los Angeles County. They're having a … Continue reading South Bay Children’s Health Center Champions for Children

More herring

Today, I did weekly shift at the Mystic Lakes Dam counting herring as they make their way upstream to spawn. I counted over 1,000 in my 10 minute shift! They were flying through the fish ladder faster than I could accurately count, to be sure. Beautiful morning on the water and the swans were out.