The Alliance is the oldest Great Lakes organization devoted 100 percent to the lakes. Its professional staff works with scientists, policymakers, businesses, community groups and everyday citizens to protect and restore the world's largest surface freshwater resource.
From forging forward-looking Great Lakes policies to promoting Great Lakes education to on-the-ground efforts to improve thousands of miles of Great Lakes shoreline, they've been out front and behind the scenes caring for the lakes since 1970.
Day to Serve began in 2012 as a collaboration between the governors of Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and the mayor of the District of Columbia. The event unites people of all faiths, races, cultures and backgrounds with the shared goal of helping those in need and improving communities where we live through service projects.
Boy Scouts are invited to participate in National Public Lands Day and give back to the public lands they love.
National Public Lands Day provides an opportunity for Girl Scouts of all ages to improve America’s parks, forests and beaches.
The Children & Nature Network (C&NN) launched the Natural Service Network (NSN) in the Fall of 2010 to bring together individuals, organizations and agencies to inspire, cultivate and nourish a life-long commitment to nature-based play, recreation and the environment -- from neighborhood green spaces to community parks, national parks and other public lands.