Green Corps West Coast Office

Green Corps was founded in 1992 to train environmental organizers, provide field support for today's critical environmental campaigns, and graduate activists who possess the skills, temperament, and commitment needed to fight and win tomorrow's environmental battles. Over 200 young people have graduated from its year-long program, with 85 percent of them continuing their careers in the environmental and social change field.

Green Corps was a Brainerd Foundation grantee from 2000 to 2013.

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Green Corps Grant history

2013

$60,000 - A two-year grant for environmental leadership training and placement. Conservation capacity

2011

$50,000 - A two-year grant for environmental leadership training and placement. Conservation capacity

2010

$25,000 - For recruitment and training of young leaders to build and strengthen the environmental movement. Conservation capacity

2009

$2,000 - To allow the executive director to engage in an innovative year-long fellowship program. Opportunity fund

2005

$25,000 - To identify and train the next generation of environmental leaders, while making a difference on critical environmental campaigns. Conservation capacity

2004

$25,000 - To identify and train the next generation of environmental leaders. Conservation capacity

2000

$30,000 - To identify and train the next generation of environmental leaders. Conservation capacity