Executive Director, Meredith Lohr, sits on benches with a group of students at Barge Lincoln Elementary School in Yakima

A Message from EarthGen’s Executive Director & Board Chair

I am writing today with mixed emotions to share some important news about EarthGen. After 11+ years in the role of Executive Director, I have decided to step down at the end of July. This decision was difficult for me because I love this organization, and I know […]

Thank You, Teachers! with photo collage of many teachers

Thank You, Teachers

Happy Teacher Appreciation week! We want to express our gratitude to all the fantastic teachers across our state. We appreciate all that you do and the joy you bring to […]

Youth digs in a raised planter bed while a pair of hands sprinkles soil near by.

Share How You Take Action for the Earth

Does Earth Day have you feeling inspired to take environmental action? We want to hear about it! Share one action you do to protect the Earth by tagging @EarthGenWA on […]

3 cartoon students jump in the air wearing or holding EarthGen Medals

Nominate a Youth Environmental Leader

Do you know a young person who leads environmental action in their community? Nominate them for an EarthGen Medalist award! Each year, Washington K-12 students who have demonstrated environmental leadership […]

An adult and student plant a fern as part of The ISland School's restoration project

New! EarthGen Habitat Restoration Certification

School certification is EarthGen’s original and longest running program. Now we are introducing the eighth certification category, Habitat Restoration, to expand sustainability on school campuses into local communities. Habitat restoration provides […]

Seeking New Board Members

EarthGen Seeking New Board Members

To support the continued success and growth of the organization, EarthGen is seeking new, talented members for its Board of Directors. We invite community leaders who are committed to kids, K-12 education, climate solutions, and environmental justice to contact us to learn more.

"My favorite winter activity is bundling up for a long walk, or the very occasional polar plunge in Lake Washington."

Meet Rae, Our New Education Specialist

EarthGen is thrilled to welcome Rae Jing Han as our new Education Specialist! Currently completing her doctorate at the University of Washington, Rae supports EarthGen’s teacher training and program development, […]