Projects for the Adirondacks

AdkAction’s Mission

We are on a mission to create innovative projects that address unmet needs, promote vibrant communities, and preserve the natural beauty of the Adirondacks for all.

Our Impact

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earned by artists during Keeseville Art Festivals since 2017

Featured Projects

We have nine active projects that have three things in common: they address unmet needs, promote vibrant communities, and preserve the character of the Adirondacks. 

Become a Member

Members are the lifeblood of AdkAction, generating ideas, inspiration, passion, and financial support to make our  projects possible. Members pay annual fees that keep our work going, and in return, receive the pride of taking action to improve the Adirondacks for future generations. 

What’s New

Fair Food Pricing

Cooking with CSA Farm Shares

By Kim Gonzalez, AdkAction’s 2021 Tom Boothe Intern AdkAction will host two cooking classes that will help participants learn techniques and tips for creating meals from local CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) farm shares. The classes will be held on August 3 and 18, and are open to the public via

Keep Reading

Visit our Blog

We have a vision to empower people in the Adirondacks – both seasonal and year-round – to create opportunities to help neighbors and leave the Adirondack Park better than we found it. Visit our blog to learn more about our work. 

Meet Our Team

Brittany Christenson

Executive Director

Brittany Christenson is a community organizer who is passionate about art, local food, and sustainability. 

Steve Maikowski

Board Chair

Steve has a BA in political science from the University of North Texas, and a Masters in International Affairs from Columbia University.

Make a Contribution

Support our work by making a donation to one of our projects or to our general operating budget. 

Top banner image photo credit: Evan Williams, PureADK

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