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 Advocate


The Upstate Advocate is Upstate Forever’s biannual publication, published each spring and fall. If you'd like to be added to the mailing list, please send an email to Ava Thacker at


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From Fall 2018 to Spring 2020, the Upstate Advocate will be sponsored by Pacolet Milliken Enterprises. We would like to thank them for supporting our work to improve the quality of life for all Upstate residents. To learn more about Pacolet Milliken Enterprises, visit their website

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