Instant Inspiration: Kate Cardona

Kate Cardona Community Program Coordinator, Groundswell Center Kate is Groundswell’s newest staff member, and will be serving as our Community Program Coordinator. We thought our inaugural edition of this series would give you a bit of an introduction to Kate! Kate in her own words: I’m originally from Brooklyn and carry a big piece of it…

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Faces of Groundswell: Ye Myint

Ye Myint grew up in Myanmar, where he and his father grew tropical vegetables and fruits on a four acre diversified farm. Ye and his family came to the United States in 2002, and lived for 8 years in South Carolina before moving to Ithaca in 2010. He has been running a sushi company on…

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Faces of Groundswell: MaryKate Wheeler, Advisory Board Chair

We’d like to shine our Volunteer Spotlight this month on Mary Kate Wheeler, the current Chair of Groundswell’s Advisory Board. Mary Kate is an Ithaca native who has also lived in the Pacific Northwest and Central America. She’s an avid kayaker and boat builder, and recently designed and built her own super energy efficient tiny…

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