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Many voices. Greener cities. Better cities.

Dear friend of TNOC,

We need your help.

Our vision is Many voices, Greener cities, Better cities, and in this collaborative spirit we bring you diverse and transdisciplinary stories of green city building from around the world, directly from the people doing the work. They are stories such as ecologists and planners working together in Utah or two designers planting a barley field on an abandoned Estonian tramway; a roundtable on Jane Jacobs and Eleanor Ostromartists’ visions of resilience; stories of parks and justicewatereducation, and biodiversity. From peopleparkspollution, the Pope and Paris accords to artdesign and vacant lots, TNOC has them all and much more.

These stories urgently need to be told as we face the challenges and potentials of creating cities that are more resilient, sustainable, livable, and just. Help us tell them—stories as rich as the cities that inspire them—and bring them to a wider audience. Won’t you please donate today? Use the secure form below.

TNOC is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt, non-profit charity in the United States, and your gift is tax deductible under the laws of U.S.

Coming in 2017:
— A new urban eco-poetry series: “The City We’re In”
— New education materials, including eBooks of thematic TNOC content

Current funders include Transit Center, the National Endowment for the Arts, Musagetes/, the Bullitt Foundation, the University of Utah, the University of Johannesburg, the New  York Urban Field Station, and people like you. We hope you’ll join us in the effort.


David Maddox
Executive Director
The Nature of Cities