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Catch up with the latest news and announcements from Accelerating Appalachia.

Making America Regenerative Again

Accelerating Appalachia founder Sara Day Evans was interviewed by Erin Axelrod for The Lift Economy Podcast in an episode fittingly titled “Making America Regenerative Again.”

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Touring Appalachia with Lush Cosmetics

Lush Cosmetics North America, the globe’s most ethically sourced cosmetics company has just announced support for our new regenerative business curriculum “Building Soil and Soul”!

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First Annual HempX Asheville

We are excited to partner on HempX Asheville, the first festival in North Carolina with a focus on educating the public on the multiple uses and diversity of products that come from industrial hemp.

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Our 2015 Participants!

We are proud of this incredible group of graduates in food, farming, eco-services, seeds, botanical essences, natural building and games!

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Neighborhood Economics

On November 12-13, Accelerating Appalachia founder Sara Day Evans will be speaking alongside international thought leaders and local change makers at Neighborhood Economics.

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Climate Listening Project

We’re excited to be featured in a new Climate Listening Project for our work accelerating sustainable businesses in Western North Carolina.

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Accelerating Agriculture with Hemp

Smiling Hara Tempeh, LLC in North Carolina is campaigning to create the first-ever Hempeh, soy-free tempeh, with hemp from Kentucky’s Growing Warriors.

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The Nature of Investing at #SOCAP14

At SOCAP14 in San Francisco, 2500 entrepreneurs, investors, innovators and community leaders from across the globe are coming together to discuss breaking new ground in social impact and Igniting Vibrant Communities.

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