Celebrating Jim Olson and FLOW

In honor of Jim Olson's birthday and FLOW's recently celebrated 10th anniversary, we revisit our State of Water archives to share this video clip from our interview with FLOW founder and president, Jim Olson, featured in episodes 11 & 12 of our State of Water podcast.
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Episode 27 of State of Water

In our first episode of the new year, we feature a musical collaboration between Ben Traverse and Michael Dause called Shantyland, rooted in friendship, that honors the deep history of the Great Lakes while sharing a love of water that drives a conviction to act boldly in the present.
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Clean Water Campaign 2021 year in review

Take a look at some of the highlights from our Clean Water Campaign for MI this year and some of what we're looking forward to in 2022.
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Gratitude for 2021, looking forward to 2022.

Title Track continues to deepen our mission-driven work in collaboration with an ever-expanding network of partners. Our impact is growing. Do you share our vision for thriving communities that support Clean Water, Racial Equity, and Youth Empowerment? Join us as we take a look at some of our 2021 accomplishments and look forward to what's ahead in 2022.
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In conversation: Holly T. Bird

We celebrate all that Holly brings to our organization and the wider community and are pleased to share this powerful conversation between Holly and Seth Bernard. Holly shares her thoughts on protecting the waters, her involvement in resistance movements such as Standing Rock, how white folks can stand in solidarity with Indigenous people, and much more.
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Episode 26 of State of Water

In this inspiring interview, Seth Bernard sits down with Michigan Climate Action Network (MiCAN) Executive Director Kate Madigan and Engagement Director Jamie Simmons. The three provide an in depth look into MiCAN’s vital work, discuss bringing equity to the forefront of this movement, and share how they keep themselves charged and renewed as they forge ahead with activism.
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Episode 25 of State of Water

Episode 25 features Amber Hasan whose work with poetry, music, herbalism and activism focuses on bringing light to dark places and situations, while also helping others to find and use their voices as a tool of empowerment. Amber caught up with dear friend and collaborator Seth Bernard - we hope you enjoy their amazing conversation, as well as a premiere of the new track: Watersong.

Line 5 update

Big news this week in the ongoing struggle to #ShutDownLine5.
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Episode 24 of State of Water

In this episode we talk to Michigan musician, songwriter and water protector Samantha Cooper who became one of over 900 defendants in the struggle to stop line 3 this past summer. Samantha, in collaboration with many other water protectors, recently released a song and video "Let the Wave."
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Holly T. Bird & Seth Bernard awarded Peace Award

Congratulations to two of our co-executive directors Holly T. Bird and Seth Bernard for being recognized by the Episcopal Peace Fellowship for their work with Title Track!