Entries by Elizabeth Votruba

Million Dollar May brings campaign closer to reality

The partners of the Save Genevieve campaign are excited to announce Million Dollar May. A NEW local family has been deeply inspired by the demonstration of support and the vision of the community to preserve the greenspace, character, and historic buildings of the Genevieve Block, located at 155 E Broadway Ave in downtown Jackson. They […]

Save Genevieve Campaign Garners Broad Community Support

The partners of the Save Genevieve campaign are excited to announce that the community responded with enthusiasm and generosity to the project plan presented to them at the Save Genevieve neighborhood meeting and block party on the evening of Friday, April 26th. When an anonymous donor offered to contribute $100,000 if 100 people stepped up to […]

Collaborative solution introduced for the Genevieve Block preservation

A group of local citizens and nonprofit organizations are working diligently to protect the Genevieve Block. With just four months to raise $7 million, project partners are hoping to save an emblem of historical preservation and community character in the heart of downtown Jackson. Please visit SaveGenevieve.org to stay up-to-date on project details and announcements. Read the […]

Genevieve Block Project

For project details, fundraising timeline, and to stay up-to-date on announcements, visit the Genevieve Block Project website. Read the cover article from the Jackson Hole News & Guide, here. Learn the call-to-action and project partners in the editorial section’s guest shot from April 17, 2019, here.

Protection Update: Wapiti Junction

The Green River Valley Program of the Jackson Hole Land Trust completed our first conservation easement since the GRVLT/JHLT merger. The Wapiti Junction Conservation Easement protects two parcels totaling about 40 acres in the Hoback Ranches subdivision, located north of the Hoback Rim about 4 miles from Bondurant. This easement, donated by Bob Hover, provides […]

Employment Opportunity: R Park Ambassador

The Jackson Hole Land Trust and R Park are currently hiring for the position of R Park Ambassador. For more information, see the job description. To apply please email a resume and short cover letter describing how your previous experiences will help you promote the park as an ambassador and what makes R Park special to […]

Landowner Spotlight

Private landowners are critical pieces in Northwest Wyoming’s conservation puzzle. Easement-holding landowners are essential to our work. We are excited to share their stories with you through this series, highlighting one of our landowner partners each quarter to learn more about what conservation and open spaces mean to them and their families. This spotlight features […]