Initiative: Collard City Growers

Collard City Growers Seeks New Garden Coordinator


Former Collard City Growers Garden Coordinator, Alexis Goldsmith, talks about the garden, her experience …

Picture of Mia Nilo a Sanctuary neighbor who volunteers weekly bringing food to the free food box that is part of our Emerging from Darkness participatory altar

Freedom Square Installation Bringing Community Together


By Erika Leigh Troy

The Emerging From Darkness Art Installation has been in Freedom Square in Troy since Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend, but many members of the community are just starting to learn about it. …

Vigils mark grim Covid milestone


 

Dan Levy
Updated: January 19, 2021 11:39 PM
Created: January 19, 2021 11:34 PM

TROY – At Freedom Circle in North Central Troy, there was an alter built by youth in the community to shine a light, not just on the loss of 400,000 lives from Covid-19, but also for …

Altar_Heal_Our_Wounded_by Nancy Weber

Memorial Altar: “Emerging from Darkness”


01/17/2021 – 05/01/2021
Memorial Altar: “Emerging from Darkness”

Gardening at CCG 2020


Collard City Growers welcomed visitors during the 2020 season, even though the main building …

The Critters of Collard City Growers


Small livestock provide many benefits for the garden. They’re calming to watch and care …

Uptown Summer 2020 – Media & Design


Uptown Summer 2020 participated in media and design projects as part of their work …

Troy kids research Hudson River water quality


 

WNYT Staff
Created: August 21, 2020 08:27 PM

Young people from Troy are taking on the water quality in the Hudson River.

A new collaboration between Riverkeeper and the Sanctuary for Independent Media is giving Troy kids a chance to learn more about the Hudson. …

Carson Reay


Carson is an undergraduate at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute majoring in Mechanical Engineering and Sustainability …

Fists

For Black Lives


Black Lives Matter.

Listen here for local coverage of the Movement for Black Lives. This playlist includes all of the speeches from Troy’s Rally for Black Lives on Sunday, June 7, as well as more recent words from those fighting for justice:

MediaSanctuary · Rally For Black …

Peter Sergay


Peter Sergay is a student at Middlebury College (’22) and a Summer 2020 intern …

NATURE Lab Virtual Permaculture Walk


May. 28
NATURE Lab Virtual Permaculture Walk
Collard City Growers "Be the Media" workshop, photo by Ellie Markovitch

History of Collard City Growers


Collard City Growers is a volunteer-run food justice project where we connect arts and …

Coronavirus Disease 2019

Coronavirus Statement for The Sanctuary for Independent Media


The escalating concerns about the spread of Coronavirus/Covid-19 have led to extraordinary measures.

For the well-being of our audience, staff, and artists, facilities at The Sanctuary for Independent Media have been closed, employees are working from home, and all in-person public activities scheduled through September 2020 have been cancelled or postponed. We are  …

[CANCELLED] Chickens Workshop: Building a Hoop House and Chicken Care Basics!


Apr. 05
[CANCELLED] Chickens Workshop: Building a Hoop House and Chicken Care Basics!