How to Keep Your Bedroom Cool Without Cranking up the Air Conditioning

Sleeping cool is essential for comfort. The best temperature for sleep is between 60 to 67 degrees Fahrenheit. But when it’s warm or downright hot outside, your bedroom may not be able to maintain that temperature without some help. Sleeping well means feeling well. When you don’t get enough sleep, you’re at a greater risk of mental distress, cognitive difficulty, and mental and physical health issues. Functioning at your best requires good sleep, but if it’s too hot to sleep, you may struggle to fall asleep or have a lower…

GV Wisconsin USGBC Rock the Green

USGBC Wisconsin and Green Veterans connect at several community events in support of local sustainability efforts and organizations while spreading the word about GV Wisconsin Rock The Green Earth Day Celebration, presented by Milwaukee Riverkeeper Sustainability Summit at Milwaukee Area Technical College which took place May 3-4th. Green Veterans Wisconsin has building relations with the Center for Veterans Issues, and has partnered with American Legion Post 331 – to host a Friday Fish Fry event at Legion post.

Disabled Female Veteran Service Project

Shennetta Stockton always dreamed of owning her own home. After her tour of service in the United State Army, she finally bought a fixer upper with intentions of doing Improvements later. Ms. Stockton is a Disabled Army Veteran who suffers from (PTSD) and other health related disorders. Due to undue stress triggers, she has trouble holding down a job.  She is a member with American Legion and Disabled American Veterans and is an active member of her church and community. Ms. Stockton explains that she is on a fixed income…