NESS News

  • Mark Zagol Receives US Sailing's Outstanding Program Director Award

    Maeve Ryan
    February 8, 2016

    Sailing Program Director Mark Zagol received US Sailing's Outstanding Program Director Award for 2015!

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  • Ready... Set... Register!

    February 1, 2016

    Summer program registration is now open!! We have lots of exciting new programs for this summer and a brand new registration system!
     

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  • NESS's Summer Program Registration Opens In One Week!

    Jordan Slocum
    January 25, 2016

    NESS will open its summer program registration one week from today (2/1/16)!

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  • NESS's 2015 Accomplishments

    Spike Lobdell
    December 16, 2015

    Here are just few of the ways NESS has built its reputation as a vital nonprofit organization that impacts the lives of our local students, their schools, families, and greater communities.

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  • Recap of NESS's 7th Annual Gala

    Lauren Lyons
    November 11, 2015

    NESS held its 7th Annual Benefit Gala on Saturday, November 7, at the Velvet Mill. The gala’s theme, “Building Brighter Futures,” highlighted NESS’s 11-year history of providing ocean adventures to students, many of whom come from underserved communities in cities such as New London, Hartford, and Providence.

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  • Reflections on Our AmeriCorps Members

    July 28, 2015

    It’s hard to believe we are about to wrap up our first year of the NESS SEA AmeriCorps program! Almost one year ago we welcomed our first class of 7 NESS SEA AmeriCorps members to embark on a year of service to the students of New London. As I reflect on this incredible year, there are many notable achievements that stand out.

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  • A NESS Ocean Advocate: Ava

    July 6, 2015

    Ava is a passionate ocean advocate. In her spare time she has been biking down to Rocky Neck State Park and picking up trash to enter into the global data system "Marine Debris Tracker" on the NESS Marine Debris collection team with Rozalia Project. As a US Sailing REACH Sub-Hub and a participant in data tracking that implements the Marine Debris Module, we now have an account set up with Rozalia Project as a clean ocean leader!

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  • NESS Now Uses Rozalia Project’s New Marine Debris Data Tracking App for Cleaner Oceans

    June 5, 2015

    As a US Sailing REACH Sub-Hub and a participant in data tracking that implements the Marine Debris Module, we now have an account set up with Rozalia Project as a clean ocean leader!

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  • NESS Offers a Wide Range of Scout Courses

    Megan Strand
    June 4, 2015

    Did you know that NESS currently offers badges for Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, and Girl Scouts?

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  • March 9-13th is AmeriCorps Week!

    March 9, 2015

    This is a week designed to bring awareness to AmeriCorps Programs and to celebrate the hard work and dedication of the AmeriCorps Members who commit to a year of service in order to help communities that need it most! Each year, more than 75,000 men and women engage in intensive service focusing on disaster services, economic opportunity, education, environmental stewardship, healthy futures and supporting veterans and military families.

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