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Advancing Green Chemistry

Advancing Green Chemistry

Imagine a world in which – instead of toxic solvents and chemicals – industrial manufacturing used sugar, starch and sunlight as inputs. Imagine products that biodegrade into utterly benign substances. Imagine pure, clean water leaving factories and ...

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Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments

Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments

The Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments (ANHE) is a network of nurses from around the country (and world) who are acting on the notion that our environment and health are inextricably connected. We are a group of nurses from all walks of our ...

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American Documentary Film Fund

American Documentary Film Fund

The American Documentary Film Fund is a non-profit educational organization. We are inspired by our belief that documentary films have the power to be a positive force for change in people’s lives and their communities. Our mission is to cultivate fi ...

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Building Experiences

Building Experiences

Building Experiences supports young adults to have successful college, work, and life experiences through goal setting, coaching, referrals and networking, community building and having fun. They can be found online at  http://www.buildingexperiences ...

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Camping for All

Camping for All

Camping for All’s mission is to increase camping opportunities for people with special needs.  For more information, contact Deborah Shapiro at camping4all@earthlink.net. ...

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Community Bikes

Community Bikes

The Community Bikes program works with disadvantaged youth and low-income adults to provide youth mentorship as well as an open bike shop that provides free or low-cost bicycles as a method of alternative transportation. Visit them at http://www.cvil ...

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Earth Week Charlottesville

Earth Week Charlottesville

Earth Week Charlottesville is the central coordinating organization for this area’s Earth Day efforts, planning and promoting community events and activities that have an environmental focus. Visit at http://www.earthweek.org/. ...

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Environmental Health Sciences

Environmental Health Sciences

Environmental Health Sciences is a not-for-profit organization founded in 2002 to help increase public understanding of emerging scientific links between environmental exposures and human health. http://www.environmentalhealthnews.org ...

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Friends of Buckingham

Friends of Buckingham

Friends of Buckingham is a group of of Buckingham County citizens united to work with county leaders to attract economic investment opportunities that benefit all residents, and that contribute to a sustainable healthy environment. Friends of Bucking ...

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Friends of Nelson County

Friends of Nelson County

Friends of Nelson’s mission is to protect property rights, property values, rural heritage and the environment for all the citizens of Nelson County, Virginia. Friends of Nelson is now incorporated and under a Joint Plan of Work with Virginia Organiz ...

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Food Not Bombs

Food Not Bombs

Food Not Bombs exists to feed the hungry from bountiful excess and challenge war as the fuel of poverty. Connect on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Charlottesville-Food-Not-Bombs-133767613318249/ ...

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Generation180

Generation180

Generation180 is a nonprofit organization formed to accelerate broad adoption of clean energy technology across the United States. Learn more at www.generation180.org. ...

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Health & Environmental Funders Network

Health & Environmental Funders Network

The Health and Environmental Funders Network's mission is to build and strengthen philanthropy - and the movements supported by it - at the nexus of health and the environment. Visit http://hefn.org/ for more information. ...

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Library Solidarity

Library Solidarity

Library Solidarity is partnered with Virginia Organizing to send quality used book donations to students in need. http://librarysolidarity.org/ ...

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Living Energy Farm

Living Energy Farm

The Living Energy Farm is a project to build a community, education center, and farm that demonstrates that a fulfilling life is possible without the use of any fossil fuel. Our mission is to serve as an example and actively promote lifestyles and te ...

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New Dream

New Dream

New Dream's mission is to empower individuals, communities, and organizations to transform their consumption habits to improve well-being for people and the planet.We work with individuals and communities to conserve natural resources, counter the co ...

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Open Source Computer Recycling

Open Source Computer Recycling

Open Source Computer Recycling provides free computer hardware and education to the community through the use of open source software. ...

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Preserve Montgomery County, Va

Preserve Montgomery County, Va

Preserve Montgomery County, Va (PMCVA) is a local grassroots movement working with other local and national organizations to stop the proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline. PMCVA's mission is to stop the Mountain Valley Pipeline and proliferation of high ...

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Richmonders for Peace in Israel and Palestine (RPIP)

Richmonders for Peace in Israel and Palestine (RPIP)

Richmonders for Peace in Israel and Palestine (RPIP) is a diverse group committed to working together and with others to support a just and lasting peace that ends the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians. We do this by: Building bridges that i ...

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Science Communication Network

Science Communication Network

Science Communication Network is dedicated to encouraging environmental public health scientists and medical practitioners to contribute to public discussion about their work through the media and thereby elevate the quality and quantity of environme ...

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Southern Appalachian Mountain Stewards

Southern Appalachian Mountain Stewards

Southern Appalachian Mountain Stewards is an organization of concerned community members and their allies who are working to stop the destruction of our communities by surface coal mining, to improve the quality of life in our area, and to help rebui ...

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The Alyssa House

The Alyssa House

The Alyssa House provides housing and holistic care for families of children in medical crisis while they are away from their community of support. Learn more: https://www.facebook.com/thealyssahouse/ ...

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The Clinch Coalition

The Clinch Coalition

Our mission is to protect the forest, wildlife, and watersheds of our National Forest and surrounding communities for present and future generations.  We are hikers, students, teachers, farmers, business people, nature lovers, and members of the loca ...

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Transform Finance

Transform Finance

Transform Finance builds a just world by making capital a force for transformative change. We do this by bridging the worlds of finance and social justice, leveraging their collective power to realize the true promise of impact investing, philanthrop ...

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Transgender Health Alliance of Central Virginia

Transgender Health Alliance of Central Virginia

Transgender Health Alliance of Central Virginia is healthcare providers, community advocates, and transgender individuals and their loved ones working together to improve the level of care for the transgender community in our region. Learn more at ht ...

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Urban Agriculture Collective of Charlottesville

Urban Agriculture Collective of Charlottesville

The Urban Agriculture Collective of Charlottesville (UACC) provides City residents of all ages and backgrounds the opportunity to work together and learn from one another by collectively growing, harvesting, and sharing locally produced organic fruit ...

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Virginia Coalition of Latino Organizations

Virginia Coalition of Latino Organizations

The mission of VACOLAO is to serve and support the interestes of the Latino community through education, advocacy, and research in order to empower the community and secure equal treatment, equal opportunity and equal representation for Latinos/Hispa ...

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