How Upstate Forever is responding to COVID-19

Our Greenville and Spartanburg offices have closed while Upstate Forever staff work from home to help protect the health of each other, our families, and our communities. But while we are not together in the office, we remain together in our continued efforts to protect our region's critical lands, waters, and unique character.

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The Upstate Update: October 2019 - October 24th, 2019

In this month's Upstate Update, we announce the results of the Crossroads Campaign, share an easy way to give to Upstate Forever this year, and fill your calendar with some great upcoming events. read more

Human + Nature: Margaret Harrison - October 23rd, 2019

Each fall, farmer Margaret Harrison and her husband harvest sweet potatoes from their farm in Pelzer, SC. read more

By Margaret Harrison, Farmer

Human + Nature: Clark Gallivan - October 22nd, 2019

Financial advisor Clark Gallivan says he grew up in a family of "nature geeks." read more

By Clark Gallivan, Financial Advisor

Human + Nature: Rev. Rob Brown - October 22nd, 2019

Episcopal priest Rob Brown says stewardship of creation is "an invitation to live in peace with purpose." read more

By Rev. Rob Brown, Episcopal Priest

Human + Nature: Tony Thomas - October 22nd, 2019

Tony Thomas enjoys the beauty of Spartanburg's revitalized Northside community, especially in the spring. read more

By Tony Thomas, Northside Community

Human + Nature: Lillian Hollis - October 22nd, 2019

Seventh grader Lillian Hollis loves to witness the changing seasons at the Bunched Arrowhead Heritage Preserve in Greenville County. read more

By Lillian Hollis, Seventh Grader

5 things Greenville County can do to accommodate growth and limit sprawl - October 16th, 2019

There are practical measures we can take right now to mitigate sprawl while welcoming growth and economic development in Greenville County. read more

By Lisa Hallo & Sherry Barrett, Land Policy Team

The cheapest kilowatt hour? The one not used. - September 30th, 2019

It's Energy Efficiency Day, and we've compiled some tips and resources to make homes, businesses, and farms more efficient. Save money, save the planet! read more

By Shelley Robbins

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