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Here, you will find a live directory of organizations active in the

regionaEnvironmental Rights Movement!

***If you know a group or individual that should be added to this list- please, email us!



Bensenville logo : Gateway to opportunity

Bensenville Infrastructure and Environment Committee- No mission statement listed.


Bensidoun USA, INC logo

 Bensidoun USA- To develop the French Market in the United States and bring to it its expertise and resources, as well as touch of Parisian color.

College of DuPage logo

College of DuPage Natural Areas- To restore and preserve 40 acres of conservation land at the College of DuPage.

Conservation Foundation logo

The Conservation Foundation-  To preserve and restore natural areas and open space, protect rivers and watersheds, and promote stewardship of our environment.

Go Green Wilmette Logo

Consortium of North Shore Environmental Groups (CONSEG)- to encourage and support the establishment of citizen’s environmental groups in every community on the north shore, to share best practices among the groups and to collaborate on addressing environmental challenges that cross village boundaries.

Cook Dupage Beekeepers Association Logo Established 1921

Cook- DuPage Beekeepers Association- No mission statement listed.

DG Marchers (Green Grovers)- To motivate the community to preserve the natural resources we depend on through education and advocacy.

DuPage County Farm Bureau

The DuPage County Farm Bureau- To strengthen agriculture’s role and influence as a vital part of a strong, prosperous economy in a free America.

Forest Preserve District of DuPage County Logo

DuPage County Forest Preserve- To acquire, preserve, protect and restore the natural resources in DuPage County while providing opportunities for people to connect with nature.

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DuPage County Friends of Extension- To help sustain the Extension programs.

DuPage County Green Government Council Badge

DuPage County Green Government Council- To effectively conserve natural resources, reduce regional environmental impacts, develop sustainability initiatives and promote economic opportunities for businesses, community organizations and residents.

DuPage Federation on Human Services Reform Navigators of Change

DuPage Federation on Human Services Reform- To identify ways a local community can address its human needs using its own resources and resourcefulness.

League of Women Voters logo

DuPage League of Women Voters- To foster civic engagement and enhance access to the vote.

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DuPage Monarch Project-  To provide education about monarchs and increase the amount of suitable monarch habitat throughout DuPage County.

DuPage River Salt Creek Working Group Logo

DuPage River Salt Creek Workgroup- To better determine the stressors to our aquatic systems through a long term water quality monitoring program and to develop and implement viable remediation projects.

DuPage United logo
DuPage United- To form public relationships and to act together to improve the quality of life for individuals, families and communities.
DuPage Wild ones logo
DuPage Wild Ones- To promote Sustainable Landscaping.
Elmhurst sustainability task force logo
Elmhurst Sustainability Task Force- To develope a community sustainability plan across areas of energy conservation, waste reduction, recycling, transportation and water.
Faith in Place logo

Faith in Place- to protect our common land, water, and air.

 Gardenworks project logo

The GardenWorks Project- To relieve hunger in Chicago’s west suburbs by providing families in need of food assistance with home vegetable gardens and coaching.



Habitat 2030- To host habitat restoration workdays, nature hikes and weekend camping trips, social gatherings, and educational opportunities.

Hinsdale Logo

Hinsdale Environment and Public Services Committee- To deal with issues and projects pertaining to the Public Services Department, including Public Works, Building & Code Enforcement, Building Maintenance, Engineering and Water & Sewer.


It’s Our Earth, INC.- To create recycling programs, education, inspiration, green jobs, and most importantly choices for Earth Conscious Consumers.

Liberty gardens logo

Liberty Gardens- To demonstrate a sustainable way to live so that our grandchildren would inherit a livable planet.


Loaves & Fishes- To provide food and leadership in the community by uniting and mobilizing resources to empower people to be self-sufficient.

Momma Squash logo

Mama Squash Market- To create a community owned, full service store providing nutritious , locally produced food, education, jobs and a nurturing environment to promote healthy lifestyles.

Morton arboretum logo

The Morton Arboretum- To collect and study trees, shrubs, and other plants from around the world.

Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce Sustainability Committee- To provide education and promote economic growth through sustainable actions across the diverse business community.


Naperville for Clean Energy and Conservation- To educate Naperville residents about the connections between our personal actions and climate change, and to encourage individual and civic actions to address this issue.

one earth film festival

One Earth Film Festival- To create opportunities for understanding climate change, sustainability and the power of human involvement.

People Made Visible logo

 People Made Visible- To facilitate community through dynamic art and social endeavors.

People's Resource Center logo

People’s Resource Center- To respond to basic human needs, promote dignity and justice, and create a future of hope and opportunity for the residents of DuPage County, Illinois through discovering and sharing personal and community resources.

Pierce Downer Heritage Alliance Logo

Pierce Downer’s Heritage Alliance- To preserve the natural and cultural heritage of Downers Grove.

Prairie Food Coop logo

The Prairie Food Co-op- To strengthen our Economy and create a marketplace for transparently labeled, local, organic, and sustainable foods.

The Resiliency Institute logo

The Resiliency Institute- To grow food security, build the local economy, increase biodiversity, and foster community.


SCARCE- To inspire people, through education, to preserve & care for the Earth’s natural resources, while working to build sustainable communities.

Village of Schaumburg logo

Schaumburg’s Sustainable Future- To assess Schaumburg’s past, present, and future Sustainability.


Sierra Club logo

Sierra Club, River Prairie Group- To explore, enjoy, and protect the wild places of the earth; to practice and promote the responsible use of the earth’s ecosystems and resources; to educate and enlist humanity to protect and restore the quality of the natural and human environment; and to use all lawful means to carry out these objectives.

Social Ecologies logo

Social Ecologies- To engage local residents, instigate ecological projects, and build regenerative systems.


Sustainable Aurora- To enhance, develop and create sustainable practices within the community.

Whittville Farm

Whittville Backyard Farm- To get people interested in suburban farming.

WIllowbrook Wildlife Center logo

Willowbrook Wildlife Center- To promote harmonious coexistence between the people and wildlife of DuPage County.

Wood Dale Logo

Wood Dale Clean Air Counts Committee- To clean the air.

Workshop 88 logo

Workshop 88- To create a space that promotes community and learning.