The Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council’s founder and longtime volunteer Jane Sherman is a regional semi-finalist for a Cox Conserves Heroes award worth at total of $60,000, all of which will go to support our work. Your votes determine the winner. Online voting is open until October 15, 2021.

Click here to vote:

Please vote! You may vote just once from an email address. You can vote from more than one email address–for example, your work email and your personal email. If you have a few minutes, it’s worth watching Jane’s video along with the videos representing folks from the 3 other organizations in the running. All are inspiring folks doing great work.

Want to do more? Please ask at least 5 more people to vote. Personal requests make a real difference. Here’s what you can share as an email, text, or social media post (or use your own words!):

The Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council (WRWC) is in the running for $60,000, and I need your help. Please vote for our founder Jane Sherman to be a Cox Conserves Hero. This funding will make a huge difference to the WRWC’s work healing the environment and building community. Just visit and vote for Jane. Thank you!

Thank you from Jane and all of us at the Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council. We appreciate your support.