Alternatives for Community and Environment
What's happening at ACE?
Massachusetts Environmental Justice Act H.2913 / S.426 An Act Relative to Environmental Justice and Toxics Reduction in the Commonwealth (Reps. Vincent & Dubois / Sen. Eldridge). What is Environmental Justice? Environmental justice is the right to be protected from environmental pollution and to live in and enjoy a clean and healthful environment regardless of race, income, national origin or English language proficiency.
REEP: Roxbury Environmental Empowerment Project
REEP develops and supports youth leadership in our home neighborhood through a school-based environmental justice curriculum, an after-school youth leadership program, and youth-led organizing projects. Learn more about REEP
TRU: the T Riders Union
TRU organizes public transit riders to build a unified voice and movement for better public transportation in Greater Boston. TRU focuses our organizing on lower income riders and riders of color who must depend on public transit to reach their daily destinations. Learn more about TRU
EJLS: Environmental Justice Legal Services
EJLS provides legal and technical assistance and capacity building services to help strengthen and support grassroots groups working on environmental justice in our region. Learn more about EJLS