Education.
communication.
collaboration.

Join us to ensure a healthful environment for all Illinoisans.

Since
1990

The Illinois Environmental Council Education Fund has convened the state’s environmental community to coordinate, educate, and align power.

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IECEF coordinates our over 90 affiliate member organizations to share resources, create informed decision makers, and facilitate robust policy development to maximize environmental protection.

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Learn more about IECEF, including our history & mission, our staff and our vision for Illinois.

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GOALS & IMPACT

RAISE AWARENESS

We raise awareness of key environmental issues by hosting events, tracking legislation, and communicating with the public.

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INFORM DECISION MAKERS

We create and support informed decision makers through policy education, town halls, and site tours.

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DEVELOP STRONG POLICY

We facilitate policy development for maximum environmental protection by partnering with our affiliates and policy makers.

addressing the most urgent issues

Clean Water

Illinois has abundant water resources that need protecting and infrastructure that requires updating.

Energy

IEC works on many issues related to the energy sector, including growing energy efficiency & clean energy.

Conservation

Open space in Illinois is disappearing due to the rapid spread of urbanization and development.

Environmental Justice

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Waste Reduction

Illinois has a long history of championing recycling & composting programs, but has a long way to go.

Sustainability

COMING SOON!

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