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World Wildlife Fund Canada
Toronto, ON
WWF-Canada is one of Canada's largest conservation organizations and is a member of the WWF global network, actively contributing to the protection, management and restoration of the environment. Its name remains World Wildlife Fund in Canada and the United States, but is known as World Wide Fund for Nature around the world.
National Network of Abortion Funds
Boston, MA
Letter from Yamani Hernandez, Executive Director Dear friends, This year marks the 25th anniversary of the National Network of Abortion Funds. In 1993, twenty years after Roe v. Wade, a group of revolutionary abortion funders laid down roots and knotted them together to form a foundation that grew to become the robust, creative, visionary network […]
Grist Magazine
Seattle, WA
Grist is the nation's favorite independent source of green news and views. Grist has been dishing out environmental news and commentary with a wry twist since 1999 -- which, to be frank, was way before most people cared about such things. Now that green is in every headline and on every store shelf, Grist is the one site you can count on to help you make sense of it all. Grist provides incisive and irreverent information that connects readers to the environmental issues that are part of everyday life, like food, energy, climate, politics, consumption, and pop culture.
Friends of Cibolo Wilderness
Boerne, TX
Open to the public since Earth Day 1990, the Cibolo Nature Center (CNC) provides education, research, entertainment and outdoor activities for more than 100,000 visitors a year, while promoting sound stewardship of land, water and wildlife. The Cibolo Nature Center is 100 acres of Hill Country trails and wilderness. The center and its overseers, The Friends of the Cibolo Wilderness, are dedicated to promoting conservation of natural resources through education and stewardship. The center embraces four distinct ecosystems: riparian forest; live oak savannah, tall-grass prairie and spring-fed marsh.
Vermont Youth Conservation Corps
Richmond, VT
The Vermont Youth Conservation Corps (VYCC) is a nonprofit youth, leadsership, service, convservation, and education organization that instills in individuals the values of personal responsibility, hard work, education, service and respect for the environment. This is accomplished by using conservation projects as the vehicle for learning in an intense environment. Each year, the VYCC hires participants who work and study together under adult leadership to complete high-priority conservation projects such as trail maintenance and backcountry construction. Through the performance of this important work, young people expand their job and leadership skills and develop personal values, ethics, and an awareness of social, political, and environmental issues. All VYCC jobs are characterized by comprehensize and intensive training, close supervision, and extensive opportunities for individual learning and personal growth.
Fondo Mexicano Para La Conservacion De La Naturaleza Ac
Ciudad de México, CDMX
Founded in 1994, Fondo Mexicano Para La Conservacion De La Naturaleza Ac is an environment nonprofit focused on environment n.e.c..
Taliesin
Spring Green, WI
Taliesin, sometimes known as Taliesin East, Taliesin Spring Green, or Taliesin North after 1937, was the estate of American architect Frank Lloyd Wright.
Center for Ecoliteracy
Berkeley, CA
The Center for Ecoliteracy is dedicated to education for sustainable living. We provide information, inspiration, and support to the vital movement of K-12 educators, parents, and other members of the school community who are helping young people gain the knowledge, skills, and values essential to sustainable living. We base our work on these four guiding principles: nature is our teacher, sustainability is a community practice, the real world is the optimal learning environment, and sustainable living is rooted in a deep knowledge of place. Through our initiative, Smart by Nature: Schooling for Sustainability, we offer both a strong theoretical framework and practical resources for combining hands-on learning in the natural world with curricular innovation in K-12 education.
Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy
Saint Paul, MN
The Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy (MCEA) is a nonprofit organization using law, science, and research to protect Minnesota's natural resources, wildlife and the health of its people. Since our founding in 1974, we have advocated for sound environmental policies which provide positive, long-term solutions to the most critical environmental issues facing Minnesota. At the heart of our mission is a reverence for nature and a fundamental commitment to sustain and enhance environmental quality for the benefit of future generations.
Florida Wildlife Corridor
Tampa, FL
Carlton’s current focus is the Florida Wildlife Corridor, a public awareness initiative he established in 2009. In 2012, he co-led the Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition – a 100-day, 1000-mile trek that explored the last remaining natural path through the length of the Florida peninsula. Carlton’s book about the trek, Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition: Everglades to Okefenokee, won a silver medal in the 2014 Florida book awards.