Meet Joe Deden and Mary Bell. Family, environment, food preservation, social justice, and sustainable living have been their life-long passions.
In embracing retirement Joe, the founding director of Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center, and Mary decided to continue to live a sustainable lifestyle and serve as an example.
Their story began March 31, 2016 when they stood outside in the cold Minnesota air at the Eden Prairie Tesla service center to order a new Tesla model 3. This was a car they’d only read about, never driven.
Here's the rest of the story in their words.