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WANTED: Volunteer fundraising strategist

Work with founder Karen Christensen to grow the Train Campaign and its outreach about the economic, environmental, and social benefits of train travel and the importance of the Housatonic project to Northwest Connecticut and the Berkshires. We’ll use traditional fundraising, grant writing, and online fundraising, too, with sponsorship and branding opportunities. You’ll have a professional [...]

By |2017-10-06T17:01:35+00:00May 5th, 2016|Train Campaign, Volunteer|0 Comments

WANTED: Volunteer researcher

The Train Campaign is all about connections! Not only because we’re working towards the restoration of passenger rail service between New York City and the Berkshires, but because we need to connect with companies and nonprofit institutions that will benefit from the new service and can help us help their communities. If you're a researcher [...]

By |2017-10-06T17:01:35+00:00May 5th, 2016|Train Campaign, Volunteer|0 Comments

New Bring Back the Trains online petition

We need a new petition focused on interstate cooperation. Help create a compelling new pitch for a Train Campaign online petition. The existing petition garnered nearly 5,000 signatures and many comments. You can see it (and sign it) at http://ow.ly/4no4lj. This petition helped us get a lot of attention and contributed to the commitment made [...]

By |2017-10-06T17:01:35+00:00May 5th, 2016|Volunteer|0 Comments

WordPress website enhancement

Our mission is to "Bring Back the Trains." Our website -www.barringtoninstitute.org/projects/traincampaign/ - is where we bring people together, share resources, and educate the public about the environmental, economic, and social benefits of passenger rail travel. The site needs to be upgraded to make us more effective, with a custom page system, tools to share with other [...]

By |2017-10-06T17:01:35+00:00May 5th, 2016|Train Campaign, Volunteer|0 Comments

A big thank-you to the companies that sponsor the Train Campaign

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Contact us here.