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Regina LaRocque
by Ellen Miller

What inspired you to first give to CLF? I’m an academic physician scientist, familiar with the science behind climate change. I believe that, in addition to science, we need lawyers advocating for good policy – and CLF’s work is essential to local policies that fit the science. Most appealing to me is that CLF is…

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Gary Hirshberg
by Yesenia Sotelo

How did you first get involved in conservation issues? Stonyfield actually got its start as an organic farming school, on a small New Hampshire farm. We were on a mission to help family farms survive, keep food and food production healthy, and help protect the environment. But the school needed funding, so we started commercially…

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Jerry Greenfield

What prompted you to first give to CLF? I became aware of some of the projects CLF was engaged in and particularly liked the ability that CLF has to challenge issues from a legal perspective in a constructive way. Why do you continue to give to CLF? I like that CLF is active in Vermont,…

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Honor Passow
by Yesenia Sotelo

Environmental conservation is a tradition in my family. My parents have worked a lifetime to conserve wild lands in New Hampshire, and I witnessed that effort from a young age. Now, my husband Christian and I are instilling those same values in our two sons. Our sons have grown up seeing that we do things…

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Linda Cabot
by Yesenia Sotelo

What role has the ocean played in your life? I’ve always been interested in the sea. Growing up, I sailed a lot with my family around the Gulf of Maine, and as an artist, I’ve been painting seascapes and landscapes. I love the beauty of the ocean. More recently, my husband and I have had…

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Louise Durfee
by Yesenia Sotelo

“I have been advocating for the environment in my personal and professional life for many years – as both former Director of the RI Department of Environmental Management and as an avid outdoorswoman.  The environment is important to me as a Rhode Islander who enjoys the many open spaces, the water, and the parks our…

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Chris Morahan
by Yesenia Sotelo

“I grew up in Massachusetts and I will always treasure my New England roots. Last summer, my wife and I took our son Landon to Maine for the first time. It was his first encounter with the ocean, and the first of many trips to the Maine seacoast. We hope he will always have clean…

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Chi Ho Sham
by Yesenia Sotelo

Having grown up in Hong Kong, water, both in terms of quantity and quality, is a huge issue to me. Getting water-borne diseases and having my mother issued boil-water orders every morning are some of the reasons why I have devoted the rest of my career to working on drinking water, source protection, water quality,…

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The Barr Family
by Yesenia Sotelo

What prompted you to first give to CLF? Many of us worry about the decisions being made in our state legislatures regarding the environment, energy policy and our natural resources. When we donate to CLF, we know our money is supporting the work of capable and effective environmental leaders. They are the watchdogs and advocates…