Meet Marty.


Meet Anna.

Marty and Anna arrived with the EEI Bus for some
service learning during their gap year.

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Volunteer Days: Every Monday and Friday from 10 AM – 4 PM

Have you been wanting to get your hands dirty? Learn how to garden, farm, build, repair, tend, nurture, steward, preserve, cook and more as you join us in our day-to-day activities at the reserve. Please RSVP the day before if you’re interested in helping out. elona AT

Latest News: The Cold Spring Collaborative

Happy New Year! It’s 2017 and we’ve begun the creation of a business collaborative between Tabor Bread, our educational programming, our future Saw Mill, Goat Dairy and Commercial Kitchen. Subscribe down below for more information about the Cold Spring Collaborative as we progress!


LWSBR: Three Dimensions of Service

PWS Nichole & 5th 2007Learning in the Doing:

LWSBR is committed to collaborative, placed-based, systems-aware, learn-by-doing approach to learning. Explore the relationships among science, art, culture, ecology, and local community development. Offerings will include workshops, lectures, performances, research internships, and conferences. We are just getting started.. More»

IMG_2891Conditional Cooperation:

A unique opportunity and global approach to funding, forming partnerships that can sustain the productivity of land and ecosystems. In collaboration with the Eden Foundation, the bigSmall Cooperative is being developed to protect biodiversity in the context of sustainable human community.

LWSBR’s first endeavor is completing the Highland Center for the Art and Science of Sustainable Culture in the heart of the beautiful Columbia River Gorge, Washington, USA.

See how you can play a pivotal role in completing these important endeavors. bigSMALL FAQ»

LWSBR Columbia GorgeIntergenerational Partnership:

A new field of economic and social entrepreneurship called Intergenerational Finance™ (IGF). Working with policy and resource specialists, coordinating an ongoing discussion about new approaches to community development for us and future generations. More»