Environmental Policy

Your 2019 Awards Questions Answered

Lillie Benowitz

WHAT ARE THE ENVIRONMENTAL INITIATIVE AWARDS? For over 25 years, Environmental Initiative has worked across difference to create spaces where people can openly exchange ideas and build solutions to complex...

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Better Together for Bees

Greg Bohrer

On February 12, 2016, Environmental Initiative hosted a  Pollinator Summit  at the Wellstone Neighborhood House on behalf of the Minnesota Department of Agriculture. While we are still in the midst...

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Emily Franklin

I’ve been with this organization for nine years. Seriously. How did that happen? Ultimately, I came (and stayed) because I believe in the work Environmental Initiative is trying to do....

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Andrea Robbins

This is one of my favorite blog posts to write each year! Congratulations to the outstanding projects and partnerships selected as the 2015 Environmental Initiative Award finalists. Earlier this week...

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