10 Vitamin N Strategies for Families, Organizations and Communities
Start your Vitamin N Plan by marking five of the 500 actions, and put them on the calendar.
Try the One-a-Day Vitamin N approach.
Pick low-hanging fruit, then climb higher.
Use Vitamin N as a rallying point to start a family nature club.
Start creating your nature-rich home, yard, garden, school or workplace.
Do Your Own Natural Beauty Makeover.
Make Saturday your Vitamin N Challenge Day.
Keep a Vitamin N Diary.
Use Vitamin N as a practical guide to making your community great for families and nature
Create a Vitamin N Community Challenge Day (Month or Year)
Choose Your ChallengeAdopt any of the actions suggested in Vitamin N or similar books, get inspired by ideas from others or come up with your own actions and innovations. You can choose a single experience or several over the course of a week, month, or year. Think about how Vitamin N can serve how your family, school, place of worship, library, health care facility or community in connecting people to nature.
Share Your Experience
Tell us about your personal Vitamin N Challenge. How did you get your dose of Vitamin N? What worked and what didn’t? Let us know how your life and the lives of others are changed. There are many ways to share your experience.
- SHARE your tips, photos and videos on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram. Make sure you use the hashtag #VitaminN.
- WRITE a blog post for C&NN. Tell us about the impact your dose of Vitamin N has had on your family or community. Send your 800-word essay, with a photo of yourself and three-line bio, to vitaminN@childrenandnature.org.
- Or just EMAIL us with your idea, photo, tip. Send your message to vitaminN@childrenandnature.org.
In the coming weeks and months, we’ll feature the best ideas on C&NNs social media channels and in Vitamin N eblasts to our extensive networks.
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