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Arnold Rim Trail Association

Donate today to the Arnold Rim Trail Association (A.R.T.A.). In 2006, FoCuS became a 501(c)(3) educational non-profit, tax-exempt organization whose vision provides the mechanisms for our communities and leaders to bring about social, economic, environmental health and prosperity to our local region. We are a supporter of the Arnold Rim Trail by making it simple to make a donation through our ARTA DONATIONS a secure PayPal site. DONATE TODAY!

Join Focus Today!

The new Focus is the place for families and businesses in the Central Sierra to connect and collaborate on projects that support our mutual well-being and self-reliance. Check out our new site and join today, to keep us a sustainable community. For Volunteer Opportunities or have a great Sustainable idea you would like to share? Please contact us at We want to hear from you!

Foothill Seed Library Opening!

Seed Library Saves for the Future
On Saturday, February 28, from 1 to 4 p.m., the Foothill Collaborative for Sustainability (FoCuS) will launch the Sonora Seed Library, a free seed-sharing and educational program open to the public and located in the Tuolumne County Library on Greenley Road. The library opening follows last weekend’s annual Seed Sharing Event in Columbia, sponsored by FoCuS and Tuolumne County Master Gardeners… READ MORE