KinoSol, seen at center being field-tested in El Salvador, is a small-scale solar-powered food dehydrator designed to help farmers reduce post-harvest food loss. Elise Kendall, a 2011 Roseville Area High School grad, is one of four people behind KinoSol.
Elise Kendall isn’t pushing your run-of-the-mill, late night infomercial-variety food dehydrator.
EagleCrest Terrace Independent Living residents Viola Lunak, Carol Michels, Phyllis Houlson, Nancy Knapp, Rita Adam, Carol Gilson and Joyce Peterson show a bit of their work. The caps and sweaters the women knit each year are donated to local organizations.
For nearly a decade, seven women who live at Roseville’s EagleCrest Terrace Independent Living have gotten together to knit sweaters and caps for disadvantaged kids in the Roseville area.