Fall 2022 Citizens Planning Academy

Apply now for our interactive, introductory course designed to lay the foundation for Greenville, SC-area residents to become more informed, effective, and influential participants in local land use planning and policy decision-making.

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2022 ForeverGreen Annual Awards Luncheon - June 14th, 2022

After forgoing our in-person celebration in 2021, it was a joy to gather again to celebrate the Upstate's leaders in conservation and sustainable growth! read more

The Water Log: Staff takeover and May event recap - June 10th, 2022

What exactly does a Clean Water & GIS Manager do? Find out what a key member of our team does in this month's Clean Water newsletter, plus a recap of several fun water events in May. read more

By Katie Hottel

Mable Owens Clarke to receive the Marjorie E. Schmidt Stewardship Award at ForeverGreen 2022 - June 9th, 2022

For her tireless and quiet dedication to secure the preservation of the historic Soapstone Church in Pickens County, Mable Owens Clarke will receive the Marjorie E. Schmidt Stewardship Award at Upstate Forever's ForeverGreen Annual Awards Luncheon on Monday, June 13. read more

Ranger Tim Lee to receive the Public Servant of the Year Award at ForeverGreen 2022 - June 8th, 2022

For his decades of service and wildlife education at the Mountain Bridge Wilderness Area, Interpretive Ranger Tim Lee will receive the Public Servant of the Year Award at Upstate Forever's ForeverGreen Annual Awards Luncheon on Monday, June 13. read more

Tyger River Foundation to receive the Clean Water Champion Award at ForeverGreen 2022 - June 7th, 2022

For their ongoing work to protect and provide access to water in Spartanburg County, the Tyger River Foundation will be recognized as Clean Water Champion at Upstate Forever's ForeverGreen Annual Awards Luncheon on Monday, June 13. read more

Hoyt Grant to receive the Tommy Wyche Land Conservation Champion Award at ForeverGreen 2022 - June 6th, 2022

For his dedication to conservation and the protection of the iconic Grant Meadow and Table Rock viewshed, Hoyt Grant will receive the Tommy Wyche Land Conservation Champion Award at Upstate Forever's ForeverGreen Annual Awards Luncheon on Monday, June 13. read more

Meet wildlife ambassadors & celebrate local conservationists at our awards luncheon - June 2nd, 2022

To ensure social distancing is possible, seating will be limited at this year's ForeverGreen Annual Awards Luncheon on Monday, June 13. If you haven't purchased your tickets, don't delay! read more

The Upstate Update: May 2022 - May 22nd, 2022

In this month's Upstate Update, find a preview of the latest issue of our twice yearly publication, learn how you can receive a limited edition t-shirt, RSVP for our upcoming volunteer opportunity, and more. read more

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