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Southmoor Garden Sept 2019
Southmoor students in the beautiful garden they helped rebuild.

Students, you are the heart and soul of everything we do.  Find connections to the Youth Sustainability Board, student clubs, competitions, and more ways to help your school become more sustainable.  Let us know how we can best support your endeavors and share out your successes.

Does your school already have a sustainability club, garden club or green team? If so, we’d like to hear about it and be able to connect and offer support. Please use this form to provide us with information about your club, what you do, and how we can support you.

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Youth Sustainability Board

The Future is Ours!

Youth Sustainability Board (YSB), is a student run organization that offers teens from public and private schools throughout Colorado a platform to pioneer sustainability initiatives in their schools and greater communities. YSB provides volunteer opportunities, hosts learning sessions about climate science and other aspects of sustainability, offers a framework for individual school’s environmental club meetings, and offers interscholastic competitions among other things.

Greenleaf Center 

Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership is an international nonprofit organization whose mission is “to advance the awareness, understanding and practice of servant leadership by individuals and organizations.” We strive to achieve this mission through a variety of programs you will find described on our website.

Green Education Foundation

Green Education Foundation (GEF) is a non-profit organization committed to creating a sustainable future through education. Sustainability education provides educators with the real-world applied learning models that connect science, technology, and math education with the broader human concerns of environmental, economic, and social systems. GEF provides curriculum and resources to K-12 students and teachers worldwide with the goal of challenging them to think holistically and critically about global environmental concerns and solutions.

Denver Botanic Gardens

DBG strives to entertain and delight while spreading the collective wisdom of the Gardens through outreach, collaboration and education. Our conservation programs play a major role in saving species and protecting natural habitats for future generations.

The Alliance for Climate Education

We educate young people on the science of climate change and empower them to take action.

Our Climate Our Future

Our Climate Our Future is an interactive video series for young people about climate change. Our mission is to help provide all the resources YOU need in order to take action on climate change in your community. Now that you are a member of our Supporter Network, you can access project plans and content to help make your community more sustainable.

Sierra Club

Sierra Club is the most enduring and influential grassroots environmental organization in the United States. We amplify the power of our 3.8 million members and supporters to defend everyone’s right to a healthy world.