Your donation will help NLRI and The Center for Natural Learning make programs available to community members, teachers, administrators, and parents.

Financial needs for NLRI include:

  • Hiring a Grant Writer
  • Professional Development Courses for Educators
  • Training using the Guided Experience Approach
  • Technology support for creating audio and multi-media resources
  • Technology support for web and graphics development
  • Communications Profile on-line development
  • Facilities maintenance
  • Financial needs for The Center for Natural Learning:

  • Hiring a Grant Writer
  • DVD project featuring local creative spirit of Idyllwild
  • Guest Workshops & Events
  • Community Workshop Series
  • Community Dialogue Series
  • Community Projects
  • After School Programs using Natural Learning
  • Community Projects
  • Series on Healing

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    NLRI & The Center for Natural Learning welcomes anyone who loves our cause and wants to help.

    We currently need help with:

  • Grant Writing
  • Grounds and building up-keep
  • Workshop preparation
  • Graphic design
  • Web Master
  • Marketing
  • Workshop assistance
  • If you are interested, please contact us . We'd love to have you on board!

    How NLRI Generates Funds

    "I have found that among its other benefits, giving liberates the soul of the giver. ~Maya Angelou

    NLRI generates funds in the following ways:

  • We apply for grants from philanthropic and governmental organizations to pursue our research program and support our work.
  • We conduct professional development programs and participate in whole system reform for schools or districts on a fee-for-service basis.
  • We conduct talks, seminars and workshops for free and on a fee-for service basis.
  • We welcome support through gifts and donations from individuals and organizations.