Largest Volunteer Day for Public Lands Boasts 2,500 Events Nationwide
On September 26th, almost 200,000 volunteers from across the country converged at 2,500 sites across the nation for National Public Lands Day. Read More.
2015 Presidential Proclamation for National Public Lands Day 2015
2015 marked the seventh year in a row that President Barack Obama issued a Presidential Proclamation declaring the nation-wide recognition of National Public Lands Day. Read More.
NEEF's Dealing with Drought Course Describes Possible 'New Normal' for Parts of U.S.
The free online course provides big-picture overview of drought in America and actions individuals can take to conserve water. Learn More.
NEEF and the Green Sports Alliance Sign an MOU to Engage Sports FansThe Green Sports Alliance and NEEF signed a Memorandum of Understanding to coordinate efforts aimed at furthering the environmental knowledge of sports fans across the country, extending fans’ engagement and inspiring environmental actions in daily life. Learn More.
NEEF Announces Extreme Weather & Climate Change Online Course
NEEF has launched a free online course devoted to helping the American public understand and prepare for the impacts of extreme weather and climate change. Learn more and enroll today!
NEEF Supports Tree Planting Event Engaging Hispanic Volunteers
NEEF joined Hispanic families participating in a special volunteer event honoring MLK Day of Service and Texas Arbor Day in Houston, TX on January 31. This project was part of NEEF’s Nuestros Espacios Verdes Día a Día or Our Green Spaces Every Day campaign, actively engaging Hispanic communities in events promoting the importance of urban forests in the economic, environmental and social health of cities. Learn more.
Sustainability & Employee Engagement Report
The third edition of the Greenbiz Group Employee Engagement survey has been released. The survey, which began in 2008 in partnership with NEEF, examines corporate environmental and sustainability education initiatives. In the most recent survey results, 73 percent of respondents indicated that their company is educating employees about its corporate sustainability goals. Learn more.
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