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The Upstate Update: August 2019

August 19th, 2019

The Upstate Update is a digital newsletter curated and shared each month that offers insights into Upstate Forever's recent work, highlights upcoming events and volunteer opportunities, and shares other conservation and advocacy news.

We post the Upstate Update here on the Upstate Forever blog each month. If you would like to receive the Upstate Update directly in your email inbox, please sign up for the mailing list.


Bring your four-legged friend along to these Upstate gems

The dog days of summer have at long last arrived. In the latest issue of the Upstate Update, we're sharing some of our team's favorite ways to soak up these last summer days with Fido. 

Read more in this month's issue of the Upstate Update


Also in this month's Upstate Update:

  • Upcoming volunteer opportunity
    Join Upstate Forever, TreesUpstate and Conestee Foundation for a morning of beautifying and removing invasive plant species from Lake Conestee Nature Park on Saturday, Sept. 14. Find event and RSVP details here
  • Tour Happy Cow Creamery
    UF members are invited on a "grass to glass" tour of Happy Cow Creamery on Saturday, Sept. 28. Get a behind-the-scenes look at this local farm and milking parlor — and enjoy fresh samples! Find event and RSVP details here
  • Citizens Planning Academy
    Would you like to learn more about land use policy and planning in Greenville? Join us this October for a 4-week course to become a more effective and influential participant in growth and development in the City of Greenville. Learn more
  • Join the UF team
    Are you a self-starter with a "manage up" mentality? Do you have experience managing a fast-paced office? We are seeking an Office Manager/Executive Assistant to join the UF team! Applications must be received by Sept. 9. Apply now

Plus, find information about an opportunity to join the UF team, our upcoming Annual Meeting, and more!

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