The largest source of air pollution is from coal-fired power plants, which emit hazardous air pollutants, in addition to overloading our atmosphere with carbon pollution, which is driving climate change and affects our health, environment and economy. Learn about the Regional Week of Action (Nov 16-21) and take action…
Youth Climate Action Now! A one day climate justice event for and by high school students, November 8, 2014, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Read more!
My name is Sarah Evans and I am a rising senior at the College of St. Benedict and St. John’s University. This next year I will be graduating with a degree in Environmental Studies and Latin. This summer, I was lucky enough to be accepted into the College of St. Benedict and St. John’s University […]
The Environmental Initiative Awards annually honor innovative projects that have achieved extraordinary environmental results by harnessing the power of partnership. YEA! MN has been selected as a finalist in the Environmental Education category.
The Will Steger Foundation is honored to be a recipient of 2013 Hennepin County Green Partners Environmental Education Program funding to expand and deepen our Youth Environmental Activists of Minnesota (YEA! MN) program. Hennepin County provides funding and support to organizations to implement projects that empower residents to reduce waste, increase recycling, reduce toxicity, conserve […]
The Will Steger Foundation Youth Climate Coordinator position directly support WSF’s Youth Program Director and the Emerging Leaders Program, and is responsible for fostering and supporting youth climate leadership across the Midwest, managing relationships with youth climate organizations across the region, and helping the Will Steger Foundation and its partners grow a strong, diverse, and […]
YEA! MN is a youth-driven network of high school environmental clubs including 20+ public, private and charter high schools from a cross-section of urban and suburban districts.
The Will Steger Foundation is currently looking for someone excited to work with our amazing youth network of student leaders from high school environmental clubs in the Metro Are, YEA! MN. Read on… JOB DESCRIPTION: Youth Environmental Activists Minnesota (YEA! MN) Coordinator, CONTRACT DATES: Oct 2011 – June 2012 TIME COMMITMENT: 10-15 hours/week LOCATION: Mobile/Will […]