Environmental Organizations

Name
Category
Contact
4RM+ULA (Formula)
St. Paul
Green Building, Sustainability 651.292.0106
info@4rmula.com
Alchemy Architects
St. Paul
Green Building, Sustainability 651.647.6650
info@weehouse.com
Alliance for Metropolitan Stability
St. Paul
Gardening, Policy, Religion & Enviro, Urban Planning 612.332.4471
russ@metrostability.org
Alliance for Sustainability
Minneapolis
Enviro Business Ethics, Religion & Enviro, Sustainability 612.331.1099
sean@afors.org
Art Start
St. Paul
Enviro Education 651-698-2787
http://www.artstart.org/volunteer/
Audobon Minnesota
Twin Cities
Bird Ecology, Conservation, Enviro Education 651-739-9332
Aurora/St. Anthony Dvlpmt.
Minneapolis
Policy, Urban Planning 651.222.0399
nieeta@aurorastanthony.org
BARR Engineering
Minneapolis
Environmental Consulting, Engineering 952-832-2600
Bell Museum of Natural History
Minneapolis
Conservation, Education, Research Katie Speckman, Volunteer Coordinator,
(612) 624-6878
sathe095@umn.edu
http://www.bellmuseum.umn.edu/GetInvolved/Volunteer/index.htm
Bike Alliance of MN
Minneapolis
Transportation info@bikemn.org
Blue Green Alliance
Minneapolis
Enviro Business Ethics, Labor, Policy David Foster (Executive Director)
612.466.4484, chelseak@bluegreenalliance.org
Blue Water Ponds
St. Paul
Water, Sustainable Technology 651-252-1598
http://www.bluewaterpond.com/Interns.html
Capitol Region Watershed District
St. Paul
Water Quality Dawn Nelson
651.644.8888, dawn@capitolregionwd.org
Center for Biological Diversity
Minneapolis
Conservation, Policy, Legislation (651) 955-3821
cadkinsgiese@biologicaldiversity.org
Center for Energy & Environment
Minneapolis
Energy, Sustainability rhenderson@mncee.org
Clean up the River Environment
St. Paul
Enviro Education, Policy, Water Quality 320.296.2984
cure@cureriver.org
Clean Water Action
Twin Cities
Legislation, Policy, Water Quality http://www.cleanwateraction.org/about/contact
Como Park Zoo & Conservatory
St. Paul
Biology, Conservation, Enviro Education 651.487.8252
Compatible Technology International
St. Paul
Food Access, Sustainability 651-632-3912
http://www.compatibletechnology.org/get-involved/volunteer.html
Conservation Corps of Minnesota and Iowa
St. Paul
Resource Management, Conservation, Emergency Response, Environmental Stewardship 651.209.9900
http://conservationcorps.org/volunteer/
Conservation MN
Minneapolis
Conservation, Legislation, Policy 612.767.2444
info@conservationminnesota.org
Cooperative Energy Futures
St. Paul
Energy, Enviro Education, Legislation, Policy, Urban Planning 612.568.2334
info@cooperativeenergyfutures.com
Corcoran Neighborhood Org.
Twin Cities
Urban Planning 612.724.7457
amy@corcoranneighborhood.org
Cycles for Change (Formerly Sibley Bike Coop)
St. Paul
Transportation 651-222-2080
Dero Bike Racks
Minneapolis
Transportation 800.891.9298
District 1 Community Council
Minneapolis
Urban Planning 651.501.6345
district1council@aol.com
Do It Green! MN
St. Paul
Enviro Education, Publications 612.345.7973
ami@doitgreen.org
Dodge Nature Center
St. Paul
Agriculture, Green Spaces, Enviro Education 651.789.5211
tyocum@dodgenaturecenter.org
Dovetail Partners, Inc.
Minneapolis
Conservation, Forest Eco., Green Building 612.333.0430
info@dovetailinc.org
Earth Clean Corporation
St. Paul
Sustainable Technology 612-230-3550
Eco Education
Minneapolis
Enviro Education 651.222.7691
www.ecoeducation.org/contact-us.html
Eggplant Urban Farm Supply
St. Paul
Agriculture, Gardening, Sustainability 651.645.0818
audrey@eggplantsupply.com
Energy Resources
St. Louis Park
Energy, Sustainability 612.889.0447
http://www.energyresourcesmn.com/contactus.cfm
Environment MN
St. Paul
Energy, Legislation, Policy, Sustainability 612.331.8404
http://www.environmentminnesota.org/contact
Environmental Justice Advocates of MN
Minneapolis
Enviro Business Ethics, Enviro Justice, Labor 612.886.3754
www.ejamn.org/contact
Environmental Law and Policy Center
St. Paul
Policy, Litigation 651-789-1407
Eureka Recycling
Minneapolis
Policy, Recycling 651.222.7678
info@eurekarecycling.org
Fresh Energy (Formerly ME3)
Minneapolis
Energy, Enviro Justice, Policy, Sustainability, Transportation, Urban Planning 651.225.0878
info@fresh-energy.org
Friends of the Boundary Waters
Minneapolis
Conservation, Forest Eco. 612.332.9630
www.friends-bwca.org/contact/
Friends of the Mississippi
St. Paul
Conservation, Land Use 651.222.2193
www.fmr.org/contact
Friends of the Parks & Trails of St. Paul and Ramsey Co.
St. Paul
Green Spaces 651.689.3558
info@friendsoftheparks.org
Gardening Matters
Minneapolis
Agriculture, Gardening, Green Spaces 612.821.2358
info@gardeningmatters.org
Grassroots Solutions
Minneapolis
Consulting 612.465.8566
Great Plains Institute
Minneapolis
Energy, Policy, Sustainability 612.278.7150
Great River Greening
St. Paul
Green Spaces, Water Quality 651.665.9500
info@greatrivergreening.org
Green St. Paul
St. Paul
Sustainability, Urban Planning, Green Economy, Policy Jesse Mortenson (Spokesperson)
(651) 442-5734
http://greensaintpaul.org/civicrm/profile/create?reset=1&gid=15
Greenpeace
Minneapolis
Enviro Business Ethics, Legislation, Policy interns@wdc.greenpeace.org
High Winds Fund, The
St. Paul
Urban Planning 651.696.6552
highwinds@macalester.edu
Innovative Power Systems
St. Paul
Energy, Sustainability 651.789.5305
Institute for Agriculture & Trade Policy
Minneapolis
Agriculture, Forest Eco., Policy, Sustainability 612.870.0453
www.iatp.org/contact
Institute for Local Self-Reliance, The
Minneapolis
Energy, Policy, Urban Planning 612.276.3456
info@ilsr.org
Izaak Walton League of America
St. Paul
Agriculture, Energy, Land Use, Policy, Publications, Sustainability, Urban Planning, Water Quality 301.548.0150
info@iwla.org
KidWind Project
St. Paul
Energy, Enviro Education 877-917-0079
info@kidwind.org
Land Stewardship Project
Minneapolis
Agriculture, Policy, Sustainability George Boody (Executive Director)
612.722.6377, gboody@landstewardshipproject.org
Locus Architecture
Minneapolis
Green Building, Sustainability 612.706.5600
www.locusarchitecture.com/contact/
Lutheran Coalition for Public Policy in MN
St. Paul
Religion & Enviro Pastor Mark Peters
651.224.5499, lcppm.org/contact-lcppm
Macalester Sustainability Office
St. Paul
Sustainability Suzanne Hansen
651.696.6019, shansen2@macalester.edu
Met Council, The
St. Paul
Energy, Green Spaces, Planning, Policy, Transportation, Urban Planning 651.602.1000
data.center@metc.state.mn.us
Midwest Food Connection
Minneapolis
Agriculture, Enviro Education 651.373.9878
contact@midwestfoodconnection.org
Minneapolis Biomass Exchange
Minneapolis
Energy, Recycling, Sustainability 612.605.1540
Minneapolis Environmental Services (Part of the Minneapolis Health Department)
Minneapolis
Policy, Litigation, Government "(612) 673-2301
health@minneapolismn.gov "
Minnehaha Creek Watershed District
St. Paul
Water Quality 952.471.0590
admin@minnehahacreek.org
Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources
St. Paul
Conservation, Water Quality, Government (651) 296-3767
Minnesota Brownfields
Minneaplis
Sustainability, Enviro-education, Research (651) 307-4371
Minnesota Department of Health ? Environmental Health Division
St. Paul
Policy, Government 651-201-4571
http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/hrm/studentworker/dsp_interestform.cfm
Minnesota Interfaith Power & Light
Minneapolis
Religion & Enviro 612-246-4655
director@mnipl.org (Mindy Ahler Olmstead)
Mississippi National River & Recreation Area
St. Paul
Green Spaces Kathy Swenson (Volunteer Coordinator)
651.293.8424
MN 2020
St. Paul
Legislation, Policy John Van Hecke (Executive Director)
651.379.9382, john.vanhecke@mn2020.org
MN Center for Environmental Advocacy
St. Paul
Legislation, Policy, Water Quality 651.223.5969
mcea@mncenter.org
MN Conservation Volunteer Magazine (of the DNR)
Minneapolis
Publications 651.296.6157
mcvletters@dnr.state.mn.us
MN Dept. of Agriculture
St. Paul
Agriculture, Policy, Sustainability Barbara Weisman
barbara.weisman@state.mn.us, 651-201-6631
MN Dept. of Employment & Economic Dvlpmt.
St. Paul
Urban Planning 651.259.7114
deed.customerservice@state.mn.us
MN Dept. of Natural Resources (DNR)
St. Paul
Biology, Conservation, Forest Eco., Green Spaces, Land Use, Sustainability, Water Quality Renee Vail (Volunteer Admin)
651.259.5249
MN Dept. of Transportation
St. Paul
Transportation 651.296.3000
info.dot@state.mn.us
MN Environmental Initiative
Minneapolis
Enviro Business Ethics 612.334.3388
www.environmental-intiative.org/contact
MN Environmental Partnership
St. Paul
Conservation, Land Use 651.290.0154< br /> info@MEPartnership.org
MN Geospatial Information Ctr.
St. Paul
Conservation, Land Use, Urban Planning 651.201.2499
mn.geo@state.mn.us
MN Green Affordable Housing Guide
Minneapolis
Green Building 612.624.1351
csbr@umn.edu
MN GreenStar
Twin Cities
Green Building 651.493.0294
info@mngreenstar.org
MN Inner City Outings (of Sierra Club - North Star Chapter)
St. Paul
Enviro Education 612.659.9124
minnesotaico@yahoo.com
MN Institute for Sustainable Agriculture
St. Paul
Agriculture, Policy, Sustainability 612.625.8235
misamail@umn.edu
MN Internship Center
Minneapolis
Enviro Education Amy Libman (Volunteer Manager) 612.722.5416 x106
alibman@mnic.org
MN Land Trust
St. Paul
Conservation, Land Use 651.647.9590
mnland@mnland.org
MN Off-Road Cyclists (MORC)
St. Paul
Conservation, Transportation staff@morcmtb.org
MN Pollution Control Agency (MPCA)
St. Paul
Sustainability 651.296.6300
daniel.helwig@pca.state.mn.us
MN Project, The
St. Paul
Agriculture, Energy, Policy, Sustainability, Urban Planning mnproject@mnproject.org
MN State Horticultural Society
Roseville
Agriculture, Enviro Education, Gardening, Publications info@NorthernGardener.org
651.643.3601
MN Sustainable Housing Initiative
Minneapolis
Green Building mnshi@umn.edu
MN Valley National Wildlife Refuge
Minneapolis
Conservation, Green Spaces 952.854.5900
Volunteer Coordinator: sarah_inouye@fws.gov
MN Waste Wise
St. Paul
Enviro Business Ethics, Recycling, Waste Management 651.292.4650
mnwastewise@mnchamber.com
MPIRG
St. Paul
Legislation, Policy 612.627.4035
info@mpirg.org
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Bloomington, MN
Conservation 612-564-7284
National Wind, LLC
St. Paul
Energy, Enviro Business Ethics, Sustainability 612.746.6600
Natural Resource Section of the St. Paul Department of Parks and Recreation
St. Paul
Conservation, Enviro-Education, Community Development
Nature Conservancy, The
Minneapolis
Biology, Conservation 612.331.0750
minnestoa@tnc.org
Nature Serve
St. Paul
Conservation, Resource Management 703-908-1817
Neighborhood Energy Connection, The
St. Paul
Energy, Enviro Education, Sustainability, Urban Planning 651.221.4462
info@thenec.org
Ordway Natural History Center (KONHSA)
St. Paul
Conservation, Enviro History, Green Spaces 651.455.6204
andersonm@macalester.edu
Parks & Trails Council of MN
St. Paul
Conservation, Green Spaces, Land Use 651.726.2457
info@parksandtrails.org
Patagonia
St. Paul
Enviro Business Ethics 651-698-1703
Pentair
Minneapolis
Water, Sustainable Technology (763) 545-1730
Perkins & Will
Minneapolis
Green Building, Sustainability (612) 851-5000
Permaculture Research Institute - Backyard Harvest
Minneapolis
Enviro Education, Gardening 612.242.8768
coordinator@pricoldclimate.org
Progressive Associates, Inc.
St. Paul
Enviro Business Ethics, Sustainability 651.330.1294
info@progressive-associates.com
Ramsey Country Parks and Recreation - Natural Resource Management Division
Bloomington, MN
Land Management, Sustainability 651-748-2500
parks@co.ramsey.mn.us
Raptor Center, The
St. Paul
Conservation, Enviro Education 612.624.4745
trcvol@umn.edu
REI
Roseville
Enviro Business Ethics 651.635.0211
Renewing the Countryside
St. Paul
Agriculture, Conservation, Gardening, Sustainability, Urban Planning Jan Joannides (Executive Director) 612.251.7304
info@rtcinfo.org
Science Museum of MN
St. Paul
Enviro Education 651.221.9444
jobs@smm.org
Sea Life Aquarium Minnesota
Bloomington
Enviro Education
Seward Redesign
St. Paul
Labor, Urban Planning Brian Miller (Executive Director)
612.435.0275, brian@redesigninc.org
Shelter Architecture
St. Paul
Sustainability 651.870.4081
info@shelterarchitecture.com
Sierra Club, North Star Chapter
Minneapolis
Conservation, Energy, Enviro Justice, Land Use, Legislation, Policy, Sustainability, Transportation, Water Quality 651.659.9124
north.star.chapter@sierraclub.org
St. Paul Parks Conservancy
St. Paul
Conservation, Policy, Government 651.292.1229
St. Paul Smart Trips
St. Paul
Policy, Transportation Jessica Treat (Executive Director)
651.224.8555 x20, jessica@smart-trips.org
Stones Throw Urban Farm
Twin Cities
Agriculture, Enviro Education, Gardening http://stonesthrowurbanfarm.wordpress.com/contact-us/
The Great Plains Institute (GPI)
Minneapolis
Energy, Policy, Sustainability (612) 278-7150
Three Rivers Park District
St. Paul
Green Spaces 763.559.6706
volunteer@threeriversparkdistrict.org
Toro
Bloomington, MN
Sustainable Technology 952-888-8801
Transit for Livable Communities
St. Paul
Policy, Transportation 651.767.0298
tlc@tlcminnesota.org
Trust for Public Land
Twin Cities
Conservation, Green Spaces 651.917.2240
midwest@tpl.org
University of Minnesota ? Institute on the Environment
St. Paul
Sustainability, Research 612-626-9553
U-Plan
St. Paul
Urban Planning Adam Maleitzke (Director)
651.641.0293, adam@u-plan.org
Urban Arts Academy
Minneapolis
Enviro Education Teresa Hichens-Olson (Program Director) 612.827.1641
artmpower@hotmail.com
Urban Rebuilders
Minneapolis
Urban Planning, Green Building Mr. Sheff Otis
612.259.7752, info@urbanrebuilders.com
Urban Roots
St. Paul
Food, Conservation, Youth Development 651.228.7073 info@urbanrootsmn.org
Wellstone Action
Minneapolis
Legislation, Policy 651.645.3939
info@wellstone.org
Wilderness Inquiry
St. Paul
Enviro Education, Recreation (612) 676-9400
info@wildernessinquiry.org
http://www.wildernessinquiry.org/get_involved/internships.php
Will Steger Foundation
Minneapolis
Enviro Education, Policy 612.278.7147
info@willstegerfoundation.org
Windustry
Minneapolis
Energy, Policy, Sustainability, Urban Planning 612.200.0331
info@windustry.org
Women's Environmental Institute
North Branch
Agriculture, Enviro Education, Enviro Justice, Policy 651.583.0705
www.w-e-i.org/contact
Youth Farm & Market Project
Minneapolis
Agriculture, Enviro Education, Gardening Phil Rooney (Volunteer Coord.)
612.872.4226, phil@youthfarm.net