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EarthGen leaders are creating greener and healthier communities.

Learn how EarthGen is equipping youth, educators, and families to learn and take action in their local communities. Read about successes and keep up with the latest EarthGen news.

Welcome new staff!

The EarthGen Team is Growing: Welcome New Staff!

We are delighted to welcome three new talented staff members to the EarthGen team: Sarah Farbstein, Cameron Steinback, and Melissa Amrhein. Sarah joins us as Development Manager, and Cameron and […]

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Green Stormwater Education Projects Available for Schools

Did you know that EarthGen supports schools to install rain gardens and other stormwater infrastructure as teaching tools for students? These projects create new opportunities for hands-on learning, expand community […]

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Using Shellfish to Teach Climate Change

Shellfish are an important traditional food source with cultural significance for coastal Native people and the foundation of an iconic industry for Washington state. The shellfish industry here generates hundreds of millions […]

Preview of Climate-Friendly Meals Sustainable School Food Toolkit

Sustainable School Food Toolkit Aims to Reduce Impact

Nutrition services directors and other school district leaders need tangible, easy-to-implement strategies for making their food systems more sustainable. With support from the Bullitt Foundation, EarthGen created the Sustainable School […]

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Announcing the 2021 Green Medalists

EarthGen’s Green Medalist program honors individuals or groups who have shown leadership in sustainability, inclusion, and resilience within their school community. These characteristics were more important than ever this school […]

Thank you, teachers!

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week! Through all the challenges we’ve faced this year, teachers across the state have shown resilience and dedication. To showcase our gratitude, we’re sharing these words from […]