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Protected: Recycling Program

Jul 13th, 2011 | By

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San Francisco Bay Area Event – iMatter March, Sunday May 8th

Apr 18th, 2011 | By
San Francisco Bay Area Event – iMatter March, Sunday May 8th

WHO: Youth, people who support youth, moms, dads, families, grandparents, friends, people who care about the future. WHAT: A national youth march against global warming, in all 50 states. WHERE: San Francisco – we begin at 24th and Mission and march to City Hall. WHEN: Sunday, May 8th, 1-4 p.m (during Sunday Streets — come
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See Our Award Winners on Youtube!

Mar 26th, 2011 | By

Action for Nature is proud to showcase our previous Eco-Hero Award winners with a short video. Check out our Youtube channel! We hope the accomplishments of these outstanding young people inspire others to take action.



A small request…

Dec 13th, 2010 | By
A small request…

With the holidays rolling around, many of us are looking forward to spending the time with family and planning ahead for the new year! Action for Nature encourages young individuals to promote respect and care for the environment through personal action. Our organization depends on contributions from individuals to continue to inspire children and teens
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Seeking Volunteer Web Designer

Dec 6th, 2010 | By

AFN is seeking a volunteer web designer! If you are interested, please send us your resume, sample designs, and a brief description of why you are interested to volunteer AT actionfornature.org.



Silent Auction to be held October 15, 2010 – Submit Your Proxy Bids now!

Oct 8th, 2010 | By

Action for Nature Silent Auction This year’s auction will be held on Friday October 15, 2010. We look forward to seeing you there! Location: Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, 555 Mission Street/30th floor San Francisco, CA Items for Auction: Proxy Bids: To submit a proxy bid, please contact Denise Smith at denise AT actionfornature.org or contact
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Eco-Hero Award Winner Voted “Most Inspiring Speaker”

Aug 24th, 2010 | By
Eco-Hero Award Winner Voted “Most Inspiring Speaker”

Felix Finkbeiner, an Action for Nature 2010 Eco-Hero Award winner, was recently a featured speaker at the Hasso Plattner Ventures Forum on Entrepreneurship, and was voted as the “most inspiring speaker of the day”. Congratulations Felix!



Add Action for Nature on Facebook!

Aug 12th, 2010 | By

We now have an official Facebook Page! To get the latest updates, please add us on Facebook:

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Action-For-Nature/375672990705



Action for Nature invites you to a fantastick night at the SF Playhouse!

Jun 27th, 2010 | By

Please join us on Thursday, July 22nd at 8 PM for a production of the world’s longest running musical, The Fantasticks, performed by SF Playhouse. By attending this performance, you’ll be helping Action for Nature! The SF Playhouse has re-imagined this legendary show with an environmental theme which addresses a world where global warming, oil…
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2010 Eco-Heroes selected!

May 4th, 2010 | By
2010 Eco-Heroes selected!

Our judges panel met and selected the 2010 Eco-Hero Award winners!



News updates coming soon!

Apr 19th, 2010 | By
News updates coming soon!

Our youth bloggers will post some of the latest eco news here once they start in late June!



Youth bloggers coming soon!

Apr 19th, 2010 | By
Youth bloggers coming soon!

Action For Nature is selecting a group of seven youth who will blog daily. The bloggers will be announced in late June!



AFN processes Eco-Hero applications

Apr 19th, 2010 | By

Action For Nature is working hard processing all of the wonderful 2010 Eco-Hero applications. We’ve selected applications to send on to our judges panel. We’ll be announcing the 2010 winners in May! Stay tuned!



Tip for saving water

Mar 19th, 2010 | By
Tip for saving water

Waiting for water to get hot? Catch the cold water with a bowl in the shower and in the kitchen. Use this saved water to flush the toilet, water house plants, or water the garden. Stay tuned for more tips from our youth blogging task force in late May!



Check out our annual International Eco-Hero Awards!

Mar 5th, 2010 | By

Action For Nature’s International Young Eco-Hero Award program honors the work of young people between the ages of 8 and 16 who have done creative environmental projects. The winners of AFN’s International Young Eco-Hero Awards program receive a cash prize and a special certificate, as well as public recognition on our Web site and elsewhere.
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Seeking Support for Anti-Litter Legislation

Jun 30th, 2006 | By
Seeking Support for Anti-Litter Legislation

2004 Young Eco-Hero Amy Steinmetz is asking for your support in her effort to eliminate cigarette butt litter. Amy and her brothers and sisters have organized a “No Butts About It” campaign to educate people not to throw their cigarette butts on the ground. She is now working closely with Senator Joseph Lieberman of Connecticut
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Kenyan school honors Winne Owade

Mar 30th, 2005 | By

During a day long ceremony at her school in Siaya, Kenya, AFN’s Eco-Hero, Winne Owade, was awarded her certificate by the Area Councilor. Winne won the prize for organizing a program at her school to feed the local monkeys in the trees around the campus with food left over from the school cafeteria. She also
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