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Environmental Justice

Image Description: Trash can with cardboard cut out of fire coming out of it. Above the fire is a cardboard cut out of black smoke with paint on it that says
“Would you want this in your backyard?”

Get Involved In the Community

  • YEA! MN  YEA! Campaigns is an intensive mentorship program for youth ages 13–18 who want to win change for environmental justice in their city, town, county, or school district. Building community power with local partners to target effective local climate solutions and systemic change.
  • Sunrise Movement – Sunrise Movement Macalester
    Mac Sunrise takes inspiration from the national Sunrise Movement to take action against climate change. Our goal is to promote student advocacy around climate justice and equity. Students have and will continue to take action in favor of progressive climate policies like Minnesota’s Green New Deal by organizing and executing mass calls to representatives, office visits, and peaceful protests. Contact [email protected] for more information
  • Minnesota Interfaith Power and Light MNIPL works in partnership with faith communities to build transformative power and bring the lights of people’s unique gifts to addressing the climate crisis. They work to grow the climate movement in Minnesota by empowering individuals and communities across the state to take action that is authentic, effective, and energizing in their context.
  • MN350 MN350 unites Minnesotans as part of a global movement to end the pollution damaging our climate, speed the transition to clean energy, and create a just and healthy future for all.

Get Involved On Campus

Environmental Justice Resources