Vision: Environmental justice for every child in every school.
Mission: To protect children's health from environmental toxins and conserve natural resources for future generations.
Through education, training, and strategic support for schools and school districts, the GGI delivers measurable student wellness and improved academic outcomes while cultivating the next generation of environmental stewards. The GGI advances equity by directing its resources to communities that are disproportionately harmed by environmental injustice.
all children must be protected from environmental harm.
toward a healthy, safe, and sustainable environment today and in the future.
school districts disproportionately affected by environmental injustice.
with school district and community leaders who know their priorities best.
it is not enough to prepare our children for the future; we must prepare the future for our children.
How We Achieve Our Mission
The Go Green Initiative works toward fostering sustainable schools and clean environments that children need today in order to have a healthy planet for tomorrow. We partner with school officials, staff, and students to improve the quality of air, water, food, and facilities while conserving natural resources.
The GGI achieves its mission through three program categories: