Launched environmental justice internships
Northside Safety NET is an annual environmental justice internship program for North Minneapolis residents age 16-24. The program aims to increase exposure to and interest in careers related to the environment, sustainability, and green enterprises.
“Working with Northside Safety NET has given me a more positive outlook on life. We’ve built a great community within our cohort and can rely on each other. I really enjoy seeing how NSN brings value to the interns’ lives.”
– Clyde Quarles
“Interning through Northside Safety NET has been an interesting new experience for me. I never knew I could have an internship at my age, and it’s been great to meet new people and try new things.”
– Gregory Wheeler
“Learning about air and water quality sparked my interest in making environmental justice a part of my career.”
– Micah Beasley