Urban Permaculture Guild
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The Urban Permaculture Guild is a project of Architects / Designers / Planners for Social Responsibility (ADPSR), an educational non-profit organization founded in 1982. ADPSR works for peace, environmental protection, social justice, and the development of healthy communities. The Guild operates under the direction of Katherine Steele.

Our vision:
Urban Permaculture Guild educates and inspires communities and individuals to creatively transform how they live and the urban places where they live. We facilitate artistic and ecologically-oriented placemaking and educational projects that honor the interconnection of human communities and the natural world.

Our fields of work:
- permaculture design solutions
- transformational education

- placemaking
- natural building
- social networking
- creative activism

- ecological and social sustianability
- community resource localization
- nonhierarchical decision-making
- equality, diversity and peace
- cultural identity and bioregionalism
- paradigm reconstruction


Thanks to City Repair for inspiring this vision!!



"We're only truly secure when we can look out our kitchen window and see our food growing and our friends working nearby."

-Bill Mollison, co-founder of Permaculture


Contact | Photo Credits | 2003-2007 Urban Permaculture Guild
a project of ADPSR (Architects/Designers/Planners for Social Repsonsibility)