Posts by Ann Pedtke

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Tuesday, June 20, 2017

On June 17th, SCA teamed up with national supporter Domtar to restore a century-old community center and bring new life to the historic small town of Johnsonburg, Pennsylvania.

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Tuesday, May 23, 2017

The B-52s are more than a bestselling rock band — they are also conservation rock stars! This weekend in Texas, concert-goers had a chance to get their hands dirty before the show by stepping up to serve with SCA.

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Monday, May 8, 2017

On May 6th, SCA teamed up with national supporter Domtar to restore a historic mess hall constructed by the Civilian Conservation Corps that has stood...

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Tuesday, April 25, 2017

With the support of Earth Day sponsors American Express and Southwest Airlines, SCA brought together over 2400 volunteers nationwide to celebrate the planet through service....

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Wednesday, March 29, 2017

SCA is partnering with Care To Recycle®, a program of Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., to provide creative new ways to reimagine recycling habits. Find a range of free downloadable materials to help promote.

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Wednesday, January 18, 2017

In New York City, San Francisco, Seattle, Pittsburgh, and Washington DC, more than 1200 SCA ConSERVE volunteers mobilized to recognize MLK Day and connect the ideals of social and environmental justice.

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Monday, November 21, 2016

In honor of Veterans Day, SCA brought together hundreds of volunteers in the Bay Area for a Find Your Park Day of Service at Golden Gate National Recreation Area, planting 1400 native plants along a critical section of the Bay Area Ridge Trail.

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Monday, November 14, 2016

In honor of Veterans Day, SCA brought together over 250 volunteers in New York City for a Find Your Park Day of Service at Jacob Riis Park in Queens.

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Friday, November 11, 2016

“A good leader has to be a good listener – it’s about finding out what motivates people, and then working with people’s motivations to accomplish things together.”

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Domtar volunteers restore playgrounds at the BC Wildlife Park in Kamloops

This September, SCA leaders went international to protect endangered species in the Canadian interior — teaming up with national supporter Domtar to restore the BC Wildlife Park in Kamloops, British Columbia.

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Through the support of American Express, SCA brought together over 700 volunteers this weekend to mark the 9/11 National Day of Service & Remembrance with Find Your Park Day of Service Events in New York City and Washington, DC.

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Wednesday, August 17, 2016
SCA alumni from 1960s to 2016 gather on Long Island

On August 6th, a record number of SCA alumni gathered in the New York City region to reunite and reconnect with SCA.

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Friday, July 8, 2016
Wendy Spencer welcomes participants to the 2016 Points of Light Conference

This June, Kate Hagner, Ann Pedtke, and Roland Richardson traveled to Detroit to represent SCA at the annual Points of Light Conference on Volunteering &...

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Domtar employees join SCA for riverfront cleanup

On June 11th, SCA teamed up with national supporter Domtar to refurbish a community boardwalk along the Roanoke River in Plymouth, North Carolina — helping to revitalize the waterfront and bring new visitors to this historic small town.

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Monday, June 13, 2016
SCA leader Geovani Caldero leading Find Your Park volunteers

“Our generation has the responsibility (more than any other generation in our history) to confront and deal with serious environmental issues.”

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Monday, June 6, 2016
200 Volunteers Gather on the steps of General Grant National Memorial

In celebration of National Trails Day and in support of the Find Your Park campaign, SCA brought together over 200 volunteers in New York City for a Find Your Park Day of Service at General Grant National Memorial.

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Monday, June 6, 2016
Young SCA volunteers on the trail at Fort Dupont Park

In celebration of National Trails Day and in partnership with American Express, SCA brought together nearly 200 volunteers for a Find Your Park Day of Service at Fort DuPont Park in southeast Washington, DC.

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Friday, May 27, 2016
SCA NPS Academy members take in the New York skyline

Two years ago, I was an SCA NPS Academy member in the Grand Tetons. Thirty other college students and I had made the trip out...

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Monday, May 9, 2016

“I love the outdoors and believe that we all need to do our part to make sure that our parks and environmental resources remain intact for others to enjoy.”

by Ann Pedtke | Posted Monday, May 9, 2016

“This is fabulous! Truly a great partnership idea !”

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Ann Pedtke

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SCA Marketing & Events Manager

Ann Pedtke served as a member of SCA’s Hudson Valley Corps in 2009 and 2010, leading urban environmental education programs in New York City. In 2012 she returned to SCA as a member of the marketing team. She now manages SCA’s national service event initiatives and helps tell the story of the amazing work SCA volunteers are doing across the country.

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