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Engaging Hourly Employees in Sustainability and Community Service Increases Job Satisfaction

Promising Strategies and Lessons Learned from International Paper Pilot Project

International Paper and NEEF partnered to design and pilot hourly employee engagement strategies with the goal of building a model for sustainability and community engagement in International Paper’s US manufacturing operations. This paper shares promising strategies, lessons learned, and recommendations that may benefit other companies looking to engage their hourly workforce in sustainability and community-focused initiatives.

2020 Department of Defense Legacy Park Rx Awards

The Department of Defense (DoD), through the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Energy, Installations, and Environment and the Natural Resources Program, will fund Park Rx projects on military lands that are open to the public for recreation. The 2020 DoD Legacy Park Rx Awards will provide up to $2,000 for participation in the National Park Service’s Park Rx Day on or around Saturday, April 25, 2020. DoD Legacy Park Rx Day hosts will curate events to engage service members, their f

NEEF 2018 Annual Report

The National Environmental Education Foundation’s 2018 annual report highlights our vision, key accomplishments, and finances.

Infographic: Invasive Aquatic Species and Recreation

Invasive aquatic species are cropping up in and around waterways outside of their native habitat, and their presence has the ability to disrupt and negatively impact the ecosystems where they make their new homes. These are aquatic organisms that have been introduced to areas outside of their native habitat, whether that introduction is on the other side of the world, or on the other side of a continent.

2019 National Public Lands Day Department of Defense Awards - NOW OPEN

In commemoration of this year's National Public Lands Day, the Department of Defense, through the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Energy, Installations, and Environment and the Natural Resources Program, will fund NPLD projects on military lands that are open to the public for recreation. The 2019 NPLD DoD Awards will provide up to $9,500 to selected installations to implement natural and cultural resources management, restoration, and/or enhancement projects on or ar

2019 NEEF Health and the Natural Environment Grant - CLOSED

The National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF), with funding support from US Forest Service (USFS), is offering $32,200 through mini-grants for health promotion activities that will also help restore and protect America’s forests.

Awarded grantees will be expected to conduct activities on:

Rooted in Math

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NEEF 2017 Annual Report

The National Environmental Education Foundation’s 2017 annual report highlights our vision, key accomplishments, and finances.

SunWise Tool Kit Samples

Interested in the SunWise Tool Kit but not sure what to expect? Check out the sample activities below. Activities include educator and student pages that guide both the leader and the participant through the material--no prior knowledge necessary! 

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