This week on Street Beat, Host Rob Stone from WYCD is profiling several local groups who are trying to help preserve the environment.

First, Neal Rubin, Honorary Co-Chair of Bookstock, tells us how her organization’s annual sale “recycles” used books and media while raising money for reading and literacy groups in Michigan.

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Next, Amanda Oparka, Programs Assistant for the Clinton River Watershed Council, is here to tell us about the CRWC’s Open House for Clean Water event.

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Then, Allison Mankowski and Nicki Milgrom, from Washtenaw County’s Prescription for Health program, explains to us how local farmers’ markets are helping connect patients with healthy food sources.

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Finally, Senior Policy Manager Kimberly Hill-Knot, from Detroiters Working For Environmental Justice, is here to tell us about how the White House recently honored her as a “Champion of Change”.

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