“The role of the younger generation is crucial. The world needs us.” ~ Anne Walraven #WorldWeWant

“To change societies you need to organize with others who share your views.

Image: Schoolchildren at a 'Save the Trees' rally to mark World Environment Day in Bangalore, India, on June 5 2014 (© Jagadeesh Nv/EPA)

Image: Schoolchildren at a 'Save the Trees' rally to mark World Environment Day in Bangalore, India, on June 5 2014 (© Jagadeesh Nv/EPA)

“I have hope for the future when I see  your generation.” ~ Fábio Barbosa #WorldWeWant

“It is clear that we have one problem: climate change. It threatens us all” ~ Kofi Annan

Building a Vermicomposter - Become master builders of a garbage-guzzling machine that will use worms to transform organic waste into a natural fertilizer!

Building a Vermicomposter - Become master builders of a garbage-guzzling machine that will use worms to transform organic waste into a natural fertilizer!

We have over 120 students from highschool, college, and university attend our event as well.

We have over 120 students from highschool, college, and university attend our event as well.

Our MCDA Bursary recipient, Allie from Assiniboine Community College. Congrats!

Our MCDA Bursary recipient, Allie from Assiniboine Community College.

Youth Empowered Action (YEA) Camp

Youth Empowered Action is a vegan summer camp for motivated young activists where they learn skills and meet like-minded people from across the country.

21-year-old activist wins World Environment Day video competition

21-year-old activist wins World Environment Day video competition

The United Nations Environment Programme and goodwill ambassador Don Cheadle have selected a winner.

Conserve Energy: Take action with a school audit to study and analyze what uses up energy at school, then take on the mission to lower energy use school-wide!

Conserve Energy: Take action with a school audit to study and analyze what uses up energy at school, then take on the mission to lower energy use school-wide!

No Idling at School! Develop an anti-idling campaign at your school, creating posters and information handouts about the negative effects of idling.

No Idling at School! Develop an anti-idling campaign at your school, creating posters and information handouts about the negative effects of idling.

CityPages picked Youth Farm as the "Best Urban Farm Minneapolis 2014." The gardens are "cultivated by students, ages 9 to 24, who move through a series of leadership levels. And while most urban farms are fledgling businesses that support themselves by selling food, Youth Farm is a nonprofit where those students get to take the fresh carrots, kale, apples, and butternut squash home with them — for free." http://www.citypages.com/bestof/2014/award/best-urban-farm-3324159/

CityPages picked Youth Farm as the "Best Urban Farm Minneapolis 2014." The gardens are "cultivated by students, ages 9 to 24, who move through a series of leadership levels. And while most urban farms are fledgling businesses that support themselves by selling food, Youth Farm is a nonprofit where those students get to take the fresh carrots, kale, apples, and butternut squash home with them — for free." http://www.citypages.com/bestof/2014/award/best-urban-farm-3324159/

Youth across Canada came together in Calgary, Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal  to collaborate on different projects that connected them with nature in their cities and taught them practical ways to make healthier choices for themselves and the environment.

Community Connector volunteers are part of the Community Development team and allow for community members to connect to Evergreens’ programm.

Sign for the youth network's e-newsletter to find out about the latest news, events, grant opportunities and more!

A place for youth to connect who are making a positive difference in our environment.

Free Your Voice is a group of students fighting to stop the nations’ largest trash burning incinerator from being built less than a mile away from our school. A human rights committee of the United Workers in Curtis Bay and Brooklyn joining together to expand participation and equity for ourselves, our families and our communities.

About Free Your Voice

Free Your Voice is a group of students fighting to stop the nations’ largest trash burning incinerator from being built less than a mile away from our school. A human rights committee of the United Workers in Curtis Bay and Brooklyn joining together to expand participation and equity for ourselves, our families and our communities.

How are community leaders created? A complex question to be sure, involving nature, nurture and a whole lot more.

Evergreen's myriad youth leadership programs include learning how to cook a meal or fix a bike to inspiring sustainable living & social enterprise.

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