Welcome to People's Resource Page. Listed below are links for organizations that you can contact regarding various issues on the local, national, and global level. These are links that People's feels are of significance to those of us who value healthy food and a healthy environment, and are in keeping with People's Mission, Vision, and Values.
Contact your representatives Email your opinions and concerns to Congressional Representatives and Senators, along with the Governor and President. We are stronger when we use our voice together.
Participate Activist San Diego has listings of local Activist and Social Justice events and updates. www.activistsandiego.org
The Climate Moblization The Climate Mobilization is a worldwide movement calling on the President, U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate to implement a World War II-scale National Mobilization to transition the U.S. off of fossil fuels and onto renewable energy at wartime speed. The best way to think about The Climate Mobilization is not as an organization but rather as a project, or perhaps a mission. The mission is to protect civilization and the natural world. We are “all in for all life.” Learn more by visiting The Climate Mobilization website. www.theclimatemobilization.org
FARM The Farm Animal Rights Movement (FARM) advocates for animals through massive eye-opening public awareness initiatives, cutting-edge grassroots campaigns, and movement-building programs that nurture both aspiring vegetarians and vegans, and budding activists. FARM believes in the inherent worth of animals and in preventing animal cruelty, protecting the environment, and safeguarding public health. www.farmusa.org
GreenpeaceUSA GreenpeaceUSA is a leading independent campaigning organization that uses peaceful direct action and creative communication to expose global environmental problems and to promote solutions that are essential to a green and peaceful future. www.greenpeace.org/usa/.
Organic Consumers Association The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) is an online and grassroots non-profit 501(c)3 public interest organization campaigning for health, justice, and sustainability. The OCA deals with crucial issues of food safety, industrial agriculture, genetic engineering, children's health, corporate accountability, Fair Trade, environmental sustainability and other key topics.www.organicconsumers.org.
Union of Concerned Scientists The Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) is a leading science-based nonprofit working for a healthy environment and a safer world. UCS combines independent scientific research and citizen action to develop innovative, practical solutions and to secure responsible changes in government policy, corporate practices, and consumer choices. What began as a collaboration between students and faculty members at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1969 is now an alliance of more than 250,000 citizens and scientists. www.ucsusa.org.
Food & Water Watch Food & Water Watch champions healthy food and clean water for all. They stand up to corporations that put profits before people, and advocate for a democracy that improves people’s lives and protects our environment. Their values include: Independence, democracy, human rights, and sustainability. www.foodandwaterwatch.org
PAN At Pesticide Action Network (PAN) North America, work is done to create a just, thriving food system. For too long, pesticide and biotech corporations have dictated how we grow food, placing the health and economic burdens of pesticide use on farmers, farmworkers and rural communities. PAN works with those on the frontlines to tackle the pesticide problem — and reclaim the future of food and farming. www.panna.org
Envirolink Envirolink is a nonprofit organization and online community providing access to thousands of online environmental resources from agriculture to wildlife. Learn more at the website by clicking on resource links such as energy, environmental economics, sustainable business and sustainable living. www.envirolink.org.
San Diego Roots Sustainable Food Project The San Diego Roots Sustainable Food Project was formed to strengthen the local food movement in the San Diego region and to create a sustainable urban-rural partnership that brings healthy local food to our communities and sustains the working landscapes and people that feed us. www.sandiegoroots.org.
North American Vegetarian Society The North American Vegetarian Society is a non-profit educational organization whose mission is, in part, to inform the public about how vegetarianism benefits humans, other animals and our shared earth. www.navs-online.org.
National Cooperative Business Association (NCBA) For nearly one hundred years, NCBA's mission has remained the same: To develop, advance and protect cooperative business. The vision of NCBA demonstrates that cooperatives are a better business model for providing domestic and global social and economic progress. www.ncba.coop.
Consciousness and Knowledge: Achieving Peace, Prosperity and Life-Support Sustainability A free publication by Jim Bell, Ecological Designer. Download the free ebook.