Sierra Club Video on Equity Features Allison Chin

Sierra Club recently released a video to inform the environmental movement about the importance of equity and justice. Allison Chin, Sierra Club board member and GLT member, was featured in the 90 second video documenting the organization’s Growing for Change workshops. Talking frankly about racism, classism, ableism, patriarchy and...

Members Awarded and Recognized for Achievements

Congratulations are in order for Reginald “Flip” Hagood, Mark Magana, Tamara Toles O’Laughlin, and Adrianna Quintero. These four members of the Green Leadership Trust were recognized recently for their contributions to the environmental movement. Flip Hagood, the now-retired Senior Vice-President of The Student Conservation Association, was recognized February 11-14,...

5th Annual Retreat in Puerto Rico

This Spring, Green Leadership Trust held it’s 5th Annual Environmental Leadership Convening in Puerto Rico. Moved by the crisis facing Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Maria, we chose this location because it is a humanitarian crisis happening on our watch with serious and long-lasting environmental...

Call to Action on Humanitarian Crisis in the U.S. Territories

Recently, the Green Leadership Trust held its 5th Annual Environmental Leadership Convening in Puerto Rico. While there, we gathered firsthand information of the on-the-ground challenges facing residents in between hurricane seasons. Upon our return, we drafted this letter, detailing our reflections and a list of salient recommendations green organizations...

Webinar Recording: Becoming a GLT Member

On November 13, Green Leadership Trust hosted a webinar on becoming a new member. During the webinar, participants heard from two of our co-chairs, Mark Magaña and Tamara Toles O’Laughlin. Mark and Tamara shared about our network and how we leverage our shared power as board members. You can...

Webinar Recording: Quiet Conversations

On August 30, Green Leadership Trust co-hosted a webinar with the Quaker UN Office on “Quiet Conversations”. Presented by Lindsey Fielder Cook of the Quaker United Nations Office, the webinar explored how quiet conversations provide a confidential space for participants from diverse backgrounds to share candid thoughts about common...

Judith Browne Dianis joins Friends of the Earth’s Board of Directors

Judith Browne Dianis, Executive Director of Advancement Project, will join Friends of the Earth’s Board of Directors, the Board proudly announced Monday. “I am deeply honored that someone of Judith’s extraordinary achievements in the fight for equal rights is joining FOE’s fight for a just and healthy world,” said...

Green Leadership Trust’s Statement on Green 2.0’s Transparency Card and report, Beyond Diversity: A Roadmap to Building an Inclusive Organization

Green 2.0’s latest analysis reveals the key elements of readiness, reporting, and recruiting that influence organizational success in effectively tackling environmental issues. The report provides a roadmap for organizations who want to become more relevant by adopting and adhering to principles of equity, and inclusion. The report’s focus on...

Webinar Recording: Our Plan for 2017

On Thursday, May 4, Green Leadership Trust hosted a virtual discussion to tell our networks about the outcomes and achievements from our 2017 Environmental Leadership Convening. This year Green Leadership Trust completed a new strategic plan, and we used the discussion as an opportunity to share our vision for the future...