Who we are...
A volunteer community organization located in the Southern Central Rockies of Colorado.
It's a privilege to live in Custer County, Colorado; a rural, unique, ranching community
nestled in the Wet Mountain Valley. Sustainable Ways assists the community by setting
examples of life in harmony with nature while increasing awareness of sustainable ways of
Leading the way...
Sustainable Ways is concerned with the impact of human actions on our Earth, our
children and future generations. A healthy balanced Earth should be passed on. We are
committed to making changes to improve homes, communities,our nation and world. This
is done through acting in sustainable ways.
Sustainable Ways Mission Statement:
To educate, advocate, and demonstrate ways of living that are consistent with
the principles of sustainability: for our selves, our families, and our community.
Sustainable Ways is comprised of focus groups committed to improving the quality of life
within the Wet Mountain Valley of Colorado. Sustainable behavior is promoted in areas of
healthy food production, community education, recycling, green construction, renewable
energy, natural resources protection, and other earth-friendly technologies.
|Sustainable Ways - PO Box 672 - Westcliffe, CO 81252
A Colorado non-profit 501C3 organization dedicated to educating, advocating,
and demonstrating sustainable ways of living in Colorado's Wet Mountain Valley.
|Being Vocal About Shopping Local
Sustainable Ways promotes the growth of hometown businesses and the local community by
encouraging everyone to shop local. By choosing to shop locally, you help your town prosper and
receive benefits that only local businesses can provide:
|Free Seed Saving Class this Saturday August 10th
Sustainable Ways is pleased to have a free class on Saving
and Adapting Seeds for the High Country, presented by Penn
Parmenter, our resident seed saving guru.
The class is scheduled for Saturday from 9:30 to 12:00 noon at
the West Custer County Library Community Room. Contact the
CSU Extension Office at 719 783-2514 for further info.