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Protecting our waters, forests, air, and wildlife has global importance that impacts every aspect of our lives. Invest in the future of the planet by supporting these organizations that work to protect and preserve the environment.

Alliance to Save Energy
The Alliance to Save Energy is the only national nonprofit, bipartisan public-policy organization working in strategic partnership with environmental, educational, consumer, business, and government leaders to foster energy-efficiency worldwide. {Learn how to Donate}

Earth Share
Earth Share is a nationwide network of the country's most respected environmental and conservation organizations. It provides an opportunity for environmentally conscious employees and workplaces to support hundreds of environmental groups at once through a charitable giving drive. {Learn how to Volunteer and Donate}

Environmental Defense
Environmental Defense is dedicated to protecting the environmental rights of all people, including future generations. Environmental Defense brings together science, economics, and law to create solutions to societyís most urgent environmental problems. {Learn how to Donate}

National Marine Sanctuary Foundation
The National Marine Sanctuary Foundation assists the federally managed National Marine Sanctuary Program with education and outreach programs designed to preserve, protect and promote meaningful opportunities for public interaction with the nation's marine sanctuaries. {Learn how to Donate}

American Forests
American Forests emphasizes community-based projects, whether itís planting trees to restore ecosystems damaged by wildfire, working with cities to reverse the decline in urban tree cover or instituting a Living Classroom project at a local school. {Learn how to Volunteer and Donate}

American Rivers
American Rivers is dedicated to protecting and restoring healthy natural rivers and the variety of life they sustain for people, fish, and wildlife. {Learn how to Donate}

Clean Water Fund
Clean Water Fund (CWF) helps people campaign successfully for cleaner and safer water, cleaner air, and protection from toxic pollution in homes, neighborhoods and workplaces. {Learn how to Volunteer and Donate}

Defenders of Wildlife
Defenders of Wildlife is dedicated to the protection of all native wild animals and plants in their natural communities. Defenders of Wildlife also advocates new approaches to wildlife conservation that will help keep species from becoming endangered. {Learn how to Donate}

Greenpeace uses non-violent, creative confrontation to expose global environmental problems, and force solutions for a green and peaceful future. {Learn how to Volunteer and Donate}

National Audubon Society
Audubon's mission is to conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats for the benefit of humanity and the earth's biological diversity. {Learn how to Volunteer and Donate}

National Park Foundation
The National Park Foundation, chartered by Congress in 1967 as the only national charitable partner of Americaís National Parks, raises essential funds for programs that meet the most critical needs of the National Park System. {Learn how to Donate}

National Wildlife Federation
National Wildlife Federation inspires Americans to protect wildlife for our children's future. {Learn how to Volunteer}

Natural Resources Defense Council
The Natural Resources Defense Council is an organization of scientists, lawyers and environmental specialists. They use law, science and the support of members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure a safe and healthy environment for all living things. {Learn how to Volunteer and Donate}

The Nature Conservancy
The Nature Conservancy works to protect the most ecologically important lands and waters around the world for nature and people. {Learn how to Volunteer and Donate}

The Ocean Conservancy
The Ocean Conservancy promotes healthy and diverse ocean ecosystems and opposes practices that threaten ocean life and human life. Through research, education, and science-based advocacy, the Ocean Conservancy informs, inspires, and empowers people to speak and act on behalf of the oceans. {Learn how to Donate}

The Rainforest Alliance
The mission of the Rainforest Alliance is to protect ecosystems and the people and wildlife that depend on them by transforming land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior. The Rainforest Alliance works with people whose livelihoods depend on the land, helping them transform the way they grow food, harvest wood and host travelers. {Learn how to Volunteer and Donate}

The Sierra Club
The Sierra Clubís mission is to promote the responsible use of the earth's ecosystems and educate and enlist the public to protect and restore the environment. {Learn how to Volunteer and Donate}

The Surfrider Foundation
The Surfrider Foundation works to protect our oceans, waves, and beaches. Surfriderís focus areas include clean water, beach access, beach preservation and protecting special places. {Learn how to Volunteer and Donate}

The Trust for Public Land
The Trust for Public Land (TPL) conserves land for people to enjoy as parks, community gardens, historic sites, rural lands, and other natural places, ensuring livable communities for generations to come. {Learn how to Volunteer and Donate}

The Wilderness Society
The Wilderness Society brings to bear scientific expertise, analysis and bold advocacy at the highest levels to save, protect and restore America's wilderness areas. {Learn how to Donate}

Wildlife Conservation Society
The Wildlife Conservation Society saves wildlife and wild lands through careful science, international conservation, education and the management of the world's largest system of urban wildlife parks, led by the flagship Bronx Zoo. {Learn how to Volunteer and Donate}

Wildlife Trust
Wildlife Trust works in the United States and worldwide to save threatened species from extinction, protect habitats and link nature protection with health in partnership with local scientists. {Learn how to Donate}

World Wildlife Fund
World Wildlife Fund (WWF) leads international efforts to protect endangered species and their habitats and conserve the diversity of life on earth. {Learn how to Volunteer and Donate}

These organizations can quickly provide you with opportunities to donate or volunteer in your area.
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