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Rooted envisions all people growing and thriving in healthy, equitable, and sustainable neighborhoods. Our work and collaborations are rooted in food, land, and learning.

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Member Highlights

Backyard HeroesNovember 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…

Backyard HeroesAugust 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…