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Empowering Student Climate Leaders

As the world becomes increasingly aware of the existential threat posed by climate change, there has never been a more important time to engage students as environmental leaders in our communities. This year, EcoRise is thrilled to be advancing our climate education agenda nationally, working in partnership with school districts, local municipalities, and leading-edge companies […]

EcoRise Receives $250,000 Salesforce Grant to Fund Program in the Northeast

Dear Friends: As we enter the start of the school year, I am thrilled to share some excellent news. EcoRise has been awarded a $250,000 grant from Salesforce in support of our continued expansion in the Northeast! Specifically, Salesforce funding will allow EcoRise to: expand our environmental education programs in New York City and Washington, DC, and launch a […]

2018–19 Impact Report is Out!

Dear Community, The 2018–19 school year was an enormous year for EcoRise. We are proud to have supported 2,796 K–12 teachers across the country—from New York City to Pharr, Texas—in transforming their classrooms to provide over 156,000 students the opportunity to create real-world solutions to environmental and social challenges in their communities. I am pleased […]

EcoRise Announces Partner of the Year, Teacher of the Year, and Legacy Awards

Education nonprofit honors three outstanding teacher leaders and corporate partner Southwest Airlines Austin, July 9, 2019–EcoRise, the school-based nonprofit that develops curricula, training programs, and grants for teachers who educate K–12 students on sustainability topics, has announced the recipients of the following awards for the 2018–2019 school year: Elementary Teacher of the Year, Secondary Teacher […]

EcoRise and the National Wildlife Federation to Host 3rd Annual San Antonio Student Sustainability Showcase

Join us to celebrate students who have created a positive social and environmental impact on their communities, the teachers who empower them, and award the EcoRise Teacher of the Year San Antonio, May 14, 2019 – Join San Antonio area students and staff, elected officials, local organizations, EcoRise, and the National Wildlife Federation to celebrate […]

Ecorise and City of Austin Office of Sustainability to Host 5th Annual Central Texas Student Innovation Showcase

Join us to celebrate students who have created a positive social and environmental impact on their communities and the teachers who empower them. Austin, May 1, 2019—EcoRise and The City of Austin’s Office of Sustainability will host the 5th Annual Central Texas Student Innovation Showcase at Austin City Hall on Friday, May 3, 2019 from […]