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Natural Leaders Network Announces Largest Gift; $200,000 from The REI Foundation

Children & Nature Network – April 21, 2014
By Juan Martinez

Natural Leaders Network Announces Largest Gift; $200,000 from The REI Foundation The Natural Leaders Network, a program of the Children & Nature Network, is proud to announce the largest gift; $200,000 from The REI Foundation to continue their work to build a worldwide youth movement to strengthen the bond between people and nature. Together with the REI Foundation and founding partners The North Face and U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, the Natural Leaders are investing in the next generation of diverse “Nature-Smart” young leaders in a deep and lasting way. The vision of the Natural Leaders Network is to empower diverse young leaders with the training and skills necessary to create…
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