News & Stories Archive
July 22, 2022
Our Environmental Outreach Coordinator, Beth Mays, has been hard at work prepping for our summer camps since her start at AFF in June, 2022! Get to know Beth in our […]
July 15, 2022
By Sarah Kempfer, Education Programs Manager The Alice Ferguson Foundation (AFF) has had the privilege of sharing the wonders of nature with children, teachers, and adults for more than 65 […]
July 1, 2022
We’re excited to continue our monthly Member Moment, featuring the wonderful members of the Alice Ferguson Foundation. This month’s spotlight is Kent Hibben, a longtime resident of the Moyaone community. […]
June 14, 2022
By Bill Townsend, Farm and Facilities Manager Every Spring and Fall, the miracle of migration can be seen. The night sky is filled with millions of birds attempting long, perilous […]
June 1, 2022
We’re excited to introduce our monthly Member Moment, featuring the wonderful members of the Alice Ferguson Foundation. Kicking off this new spotlight is Mary Lee Phelps, a longtime resident of the Moyaone […]
May 13, 2022
Written by Lauren Blejski, Environmental Educator It’s that time of year again; the weather is warming and flowers are blooming. There are many efforts being made in the community to […]
April 16, 2021
Cleanups continue amid uncertain year in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington DC with more than 100 trash events.
March 3, 2021
Residents across Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia, will safely come together on Saturday, April 10 to participate in the 33rd Annual Potomac River Watershed Cleanup and help remove thousands of pounds of litter and trash from neighborhoods, parks and streets.
January 25, 2021
Unprecedented times forced the Alice Ferguson Foundation to transition from welcoming thousands of students and community members to Hard Bargain Farm to instead, bringing nature home, virtually.
December 14, 2020
From excessive wrapping paper and extra food waste, our communities and landfills are overflowing. I challenge you to make your holidays as trash free as possible.