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The Green Beans can’t save the world on their own. It takes teamwork and plenty of support from others.

Find out how you can learn more about our world and support organizations that are already doing great work. *Please note that the following descriptions were taken directly from the websites of the environmental organizations listed.

350.org

350.org is building a global grassroots movement to solve the climate crisis. Our online campaigns, grassroots organizing, and mass public actions are led from the bottom up by thousands of volunteer organizers in over 188 countries.

5 Gyres

Their vision is to witness plastic pollution decline in the environment until it is no longer found in the world’s oceans. Their mission is to conduct research and communicate about the global impact of plastic pollution in the world’s oceans and employ strategies to eliminate the accumulation of plastic pollution in the 5 subtropical gyres.

bioMe 5 Workshop

bioME 5 certified organic baby, children's, and adult apparel features a modern interpretation on the traditional animal alphabet. Designed by a family, an architectural designer and an illustrator, our letter collection features photographic animal images acquired during our travels around the world and visits to some of our favorite zoos and learning institutions. 

The Nature Conservancy

The Nature Conservancy is the leading conservation organization working around the world to protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people. They address the most pressing conservation threats at the largest scale.

The Children & Nature Network (C&NN)

The Children & Nature Network (C&NN) was created to encourage and support the people and organizations working nationally and internationally to reconnect children with nature. The Network provides a critical link between researchers and individuals, educators and organizations dedicated to children's health and well-being. C&NN also promotes fundamental institutional change and provides resources for sharing information, strategic initiatives and success stories.

Crazy Crayons

These 100% recycled crayons are hand crafted, multicolor and solid color crayons made from unwanted crayons collected by the National CRAYON RECYCLE PROGRAM. To date, they've collected over 93,000 pounds of unwanted crayons from schools, restaurants and many caring organizations across the USA. Crayons don't need to end up in the landfills any more!

Earth Day Network

All of Earth Day Network’s activities, whether greening schools or promoting green economic policies at home and abroad, inform and energize populations so they will act to secure a healthy future for themselves and their children. With its partner organizations, EDN provides civic engagement opportunities at the local, state, national and global levels. At every turn, EDN works to broaden the definition of "environment" to include all issues that affect our health, our communities and our environment, such as greening deteriorated schools, creating green jobs and investment, and promoting activism to stop air and water pollution.

Earth Action Network

EarthAction's mission is to inform and inspire people everywhere to turn their concern, passion, and outrage into meaningful action for a more just, peaceful and sustainable world.

Earthjustice

Earthjustice is a non-profit public interest law organization dedicated to protecting the magnificent places, natural resources, and wildlife of this earth, and to defending the right of all people to a healthy environment.

Earth Paint

Leah Fanning Mebane founded Natural Earth Paint with the help of her husband, Drew, in 2011. As a professional visual artist, Leah was called to provide non-toxic paints to her community of fine artists and health-conscious parents.

Elephant Action League

The Elephant Action League (EAL) is a independent organization able to operate both in the field in Africa and Asia, and in the more sophisticated and tricky world of global communication and advocacy. EAL is legally established in Los Angeles, California,with representatives in New York, the UK, the Netherlands, Italy and Kenya. Its Mission is to fight elephant exploitation and wildlife crime.

Fauna & Flora International

To act to conserve threatened species and ecosystems worldwide, choosing solutions that are sustainable, based on sound science and take into account human needs.

Green Toys

Green Toys believes world would be a much better place if everyone said “please” and “thank you", cell phones didn’t ring during movies, and all toys were fun, safe, and made from environmentally friendly materials. Since it’s probably no use holding our breath for those first two, we’re concentrating on the toys. Green Toys Inc. makes an awesome line of classic children’s toys constructed from recycled plastic and other environmentally friendly materials. This helps reduce fossil fuel use and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, improving the overall health and happiness of the planet.

Greenpeace (USA)

They defend the natural world and promote peace by investigating, exposing and confronting environmental abuse, and championing environmentally responsible solutions.

Global Green USA

Global Green USA is the American affiliate of Green Cross International, founded by President Gorbachev, to foster a global value shift toward a sustainable and secure future. For nearly 20 years, Global Green USA has been a national leader in advocating for smart solutions to global warming including green building for affordable housing, schools, cities and communities that save money, improve health and create green jobs.

Last Days of Ivory

An elephant disappears every 15 minutes. It is their hope that this film by Kathryn Bigelow helps to bring an activist into existence at least that often. We can stop this. They need your help.

Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)

NRDC is the nation's most effective environmental action group, combining the grassroots power of 1.4 million members and online activists with the courtroom clout and expertise of more than 350 lawyers, scientists and other professionals. 

Rainforest Alliance

The Rainforest Alliance works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by transforming land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior.

Seventh Generation

Seventh Generation's products are healthy solutions for the air, surfaces, fabrics, pets and people within your home–and for the community and environment outside of it. As a pioneer in corporate responsibility, they want their products to make a difference—from their development through to their production, purchase, use, and disposal. They are always evaluating how to reduce their environmental impact, increase performance and safety, and create a more sustainable supply chain. 

Sierra Club

To explore, enjoy, and protect the wild places of the earth;
To practice and promote the responsible use of the earth's ecosystems and resources;
To educate and enlist humanity to protect and restore the quality of the natural and human environment; and to use all lawful means to carry out these objectives. 

Smokey Bear

Smokey Bear was born on August 9, 1944, when the U.S. Forest Service and the Ad Council agreed that a fictional bear named Smokey would be the symbol for their joint effort to promote forest fire prevention. Smokey's mission is to prevent forest fires and his famous slogan, “Only YOU Can Prevent Forest Fires!” is well known across the United Sates.

TerraCycle

TerraCycle is a highly-awarded, international upcycling and recycling company that collects difficult-to-recycle packaging and products and repurposes the material into affordable, innovative products. TerraCycle is widely considered the world’s leader in the collection and reuse of non-recyclable, post-consumer waste.

Wildleaks

WildLeaks is the first, secure, online whistleblower platform dedicated to Wildlife and Forest Crime. It’s a not-for-profit collaborative project created & funded by the Elephant Action League (EAL) and managed by a small group of very experienced individuals, which includes the directors of environmental investigation NGOs, environmental lawyers, accredited journalists, security professionals and ex-law enforcement officers.

Wildlife Conservation Society

The Wildlife Conservation Society, founded in 1895, has the clear mission to save wildlife and wild places across the globe. Their story began in the early 1900’s when they successfully helped the American bison recover on the Western Plains. Today, they protect many of the world’s iconic creatures here and abroad, including gorillas in the Congo, tigers in India, wolverines in the Yellowstone Rockies, and ocean giants in our world’s amazing seascapes. 

World Wildlife Fund (WWF)

The world’s leading conservation organization, WWF works in 100 countries and is supported by 1.2 million members in the United States and close to 5 million globally. WWF’s unique way of working combines global reach with a foundation in science, involves action at every level from local to global, and ensures the delivery of innovative solutions that meet the needs of both people and nature.

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