The institute is dedicated to making a better world by contributing to a strong, educated and just society. Situated in a 100-acre campus in upstate New York, the institute offers various programs to address sustainability challenges, such as executive training and sustainable rural development education. As part of its mission to create a “strong, educated, and just society” the institute also has fellowship and training programs for journalists, musicians, and refugee educators.
- Craft Beverage Incubator – The incubator supports local economic development in rural and urban communities across the state through educational workshops, local supply chain and market development and the operation of the institute’s own farm brewery. It is the institute’s leading initiative of its sustainable communities programs.
- Source NY– An online marketing and supply chain platform for the New York State’s craft beverage industry.