Communities are defined in many different ways by the diverse people who belong to them.  Here at CCE-Tompkins, we work with communities of all kinds and configurations, providing training, resources and faciltiation to help individuals, groups and municipalities identify the issues that are most important to them, to envision potential strategies and solutions, and to organize and take action for change.

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Go Solar - Danby!

Join us on Wednesday March 22 from 5:30-7:30pm at La Tourelle to learn more about this new Go Solar project, a group-purchase campaign to help bring low-cost solar to everyone in Tompkins County.

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Seed Swap

Swap your surplus seeds with other gardeners and enjoy free hands-on workshops at this community seed swap on 3/26! $5 suggested donation; FREE if you bring seeds to share!

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Beautification Brigade!

Come learn more about volunteering with our Community Beautification Program on 3/30 & 4/5. Beautify Ithaca - no experience required, dinner provided.

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Annual CSA Fair

Learn about Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) at this FREE CSA fair on Saturday, April 1 at The Ithaca Commons. Meet the farmers, find out what CSA options are available.

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Getting Around!

Way2Go helps people get where they need to go in a sustainable way. Find a wide range of transportation resources for our community, here on the Way2Go pages!

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Get Your Green Back, Tompkins!

The Get Your Green Back Tompkins! program helps you find ways to save money and save energy at the same time! Find lots of local resources here!

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Last updated March 21, 2017