Rooted envisions all people growing and thriving in healthy, equitable, and sustainable neighborhoods. Our work and collaborations are rooted in food, land, and learning.
November 2020 Backyard Heroes Karen Ann Meulendyke – Wisconsin Women’s Network Karen joined WWN as a volunteer on the Policy Institute Planning Committee in 2015. In her most recent role, Advancement Chair, she led WWN to the most successful fundraising year in our 40-year history! In addition to building an impressive career and volunteering for WWN, Karen also […]Read more…
August 2020 Backyard HeroesPaul Saeman – Moses Paul has been a leader in the MOSES Justice System Reform Initiative (JSRI) task force which advocates for a comprehensive reform of the Dane County Criminal Justice System in order to reduce mass incarceration. From his initial efforts as a member of the County’s Diversions Work Group in 2016 to his […]Read more…