Sustainability and Community Resilience Projects

Earth Island Projects

FoodShift

Food Shift is dedicated to building a more just and sustainable food system that curbs waste, empowers communities, respects the environment and nouris...

RichmondTrees

The mission of Richmond Trees is to promote and grow the City of Richmond’s urban forest and green infrastructure through community planting, tree ca...

Women’sEarthAlliance

WEA equips women with the skills and tools they need to protect our earth and strengthen communities from the inside out. In some of the most threatene...

AlaskaCleanWaterAdvocacy-formerlyCSAW

ACWA, a project of the Earth Island Institute (formerly the Campaign to Safeguard America’s Waters (CSAW)), works to prevent the degradation of p...

AlterTerra

Alter Terra takes an innovative approach to addressing the environmental and socioeconomic effects of unplanned urbanization by promoting initiatives t...

CaliforniaInstituteforCommunity,ArtandNature

By publishing books, sponsoring events and lecture series, encouraging research, and by creating places that promote convivial communities, this projec...

CaliforniaTradeJusticeCoalition

The California Trade Justice Coalition (CTJC) is an alliance of labor, social justice, public health, and environmental organizations working to stop b...

ChangingGears

Changing Gears Bike Shop is a non-profit bike shop that provides full service sales and repairs to the general public, job training to formerly homeles...

CultivateOregon

Cultivate Oregon is a group of leaders who were initially inspired and united through various statewide campaigns around food, agriculture, and environ...

GreenLife

The Green Life peer education self-sufficiency and eco-literacy program teaches incarcerated individuals and those reentering community the importance ...

GreenSchoolyardsAmerica

Green Schoolyards America is a national organization that expands and strengthens the green schoolyard movement and empowers Americans to become stewar...

HempsteadProjectHeart

Hempstead Project Heart uses the power of music and art to raise awareness of the many benefits of hemp for the planet and people. ...