Some Environmental Groups in AZ, Because You Asked
Earth Justice Ministry at UUCP: firstname.lastname@example.org Monthly meetings on second Sundays at 1:30 pm via Zoom. Maintains an email group for members and informs about issues and bills of interest environmentally. Sometimes sponsors own events: films, talks, and helps with worship services.
Interfaith Power and Light – www.interfaithpowerandlight.org/ is the national organization- currently has links to watch “Kiss the Ground” and an online petition to Secy of Ag, Vilsack to dedicate resources to regenerative farming.
AZIPL – local chapter of above org.- contact AZIPL.org or Director Doug Bland, doug.bland@azipl. They are currently seeking Faithful Advocacy Captains to be local leaders for IPL. Contact Doug if you are interested.
Chispa – a Latin-X arm of the League of Conservation Voters that is both a 501(c)3 and a 501(c)4 (lobby group). Works to develop environmental leaders in the Latin-X community. Partners with Project Roots to develop farming skills and nutrition awareness. Puts on programs like “Right to Breathe”. Learn more at https://chispaaz.org/ and on their Facebook page.
AFN- Arizona Faith Network – CCC or Cherishing Creation Collaborative – www.arizonafaithnetwork.org/ – Has weekly events newsletter- Primarily working to get sponsorship of a bill to permanently protect the Grand Canyon from uranium mining and a development at Tusayan.. Both threaten native water supplies- seeps, springs, and quality of river water. Also coordinating with churches to provide refuge from Extreme Heat.
The Sierra Club – www.sierraclub.org/arizona Has hikes, trail repairing, clean-up events, newsletters, legislative updates, and advocacy.
Apache Stronghold – the San Carlos Apache website opposing the Resolution Copper mine at Oak Flat. For updates, email Sylvia Barrett email@example.com