Center for Environmental Justice and Sustainability


  • The CEJS sincerely thanks our sponsors for supporting our mission and making our conference possible.

    Bullitt Foundation 

    The Bullitt Foundation's mission is to safeguard the natural environment by promoting responsible human activities and sustainable communities in the Pacific Northwest.  

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    EPA's Region 10 Environmental Justice Team works to integrate environmental justice throughout our programs and assist communities in improving their environments and public health. We achieve our mission through training, grantmaking, consultation, analysis, and dialogue.    

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    The mission of Loyola University Chicago’s Institute of Environmental Sustainability (IES) is to engage students in understanding and responding to local and global environmental issues by delivering core environmental science courses, preparing IES baccalaureate and graduate students for socially responsible professions in environmental science, policy, education, business, and health, and advancing our knowledge of environmental problems and developing solutions through original research and community outreach. The IES strives to advance sustainability in operations and develop an environmentally conscious university culture.  


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    Washington State’s oldest local energy company, Puget Sound Energy serves 1.1 million electric customers and more than 760,000 natural gas customers in 10 counties. PSE meets the energy needs of its customers through incremental, cost-effective energy efficiency, procurement of sustainable energy resources, and far-sighted investment in the energy-delivery infrastructure.  


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    YES! Magazine reframes the biggest problems of our time in terms of their solutions. Online and in print, YES! Magazine outlines a path forward with in-depth analysis, tools for citizen engagement, and stories about real people working for a better world.