Lights! Camera! Take Action!

Programs that Inspire, Inform, and Ignite Change. Connect with our Community Allies to TAKE ACTION on the issues you care about most. 

1% for the Planet

Realizing their responsibility to protect our planet, they decided to give 1% of their sales back to the environment—whether or not they were profitable.

18 Reasons 

            Empowering our community with the confidence and creativity to buy, cook, and eat good food every day. 

 

Amazon Watch 

Amazon Watch is a nonprofit organization founded in 1996 to protect the rainforest and advance the rights of indigenous peoples in the Amazon Basin. 

Artists United 

A worldwide movement of artists in all disciplines coming together to empower each other and to be a force for social good in our world.

 

ArtSPan 

For 20-plus years we’ve championed an inclusive art experience and provided diverse audiences with an authentic connection to local art and artists. 

B Local Bay Area 

B Local Bay Area exists to foster and deepen connections among organizations in our region who share our purpose and passion for using business as a force for good.

BAVC

BAVC is a community hub and resource for media makers in the Bay Area and across the country, serving over 7,500 freelancers, filmmakers, job-seekers, activists, and artists every year. 

Berkeley Film Foundation

The Berkeley FILM Foundation is a 501(c)(3) grant and educational program for independent filmmakers founded by the City of Berkeley, Wareham Development, and the Saul Zaentz Company with a mission to nurture, sustain and preserve the thriving local film community while attracting the next generation of filmmakers. 

Berlin and Beyond

Now in its 24th season, the Berlin & Beyond Film Festival is the leading and largest festival of contemporary German cinema in the Americas.

California Film Institute

CFI supports its mission to celebrate film as art and education by presenting the annual Mill Valley Film Festival and Doclands Documentary Film Festival, exhibiting film year-round at the non-profit Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center, and building the next generation of filmmakers and film lovers through CFI Education.

Californians for Pesticide Reform

To protect public health, improve environmental quality and support a sustainable and just agricultural system by building a diverse movement across California to change statewide and local pesticide policies and practices.

Center for Environmental Filmmaking

Creating award-winning films and innovative media that raise awareness, represent diverse voices, promote solutions, and inspire action.

CFMA

The California Farmers’ Markets Association is a mutual benefit corporation providing Certified Farmers’ Markets for the Bay Area since 1993 and is known for its ability to create an atmosphere of community in a marketplace.

CONNECT 4 CLIMATE

Connecting the world to take on climate change.

CLIMATEMUSIC PROJECT

We communicate a sense of urgency about the climate crisis by combining climate science with the emotional power of music to drive meaningful action.

CUESA

CUESA (Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture) is dedicated to growing thriving communities through the power and joy of local food.

Environmental Grahpiti

ART makes the SCIENCE more accessible. SCIENCE makes the ART more meaningful. Together they tell the story of CLIMATE CHANGE in a unique and powerful way.  

Fashion Community Week

Fashion Community Week is an Award winning  Non-Profit organization focused on providing a powerful Marketing and Business platform for Fashion, Beauty and Technology industries to showcase their products and services. 

Friends of The Urban Forest

Friends of the Urban Forest helps individuals and neighborhood groups plant and care for street trees and sidewalk gardens in San Francisco. 

Good Food Foundation

The Good Food Foundation exists to celebrate, connect, empower and leverage the passionate and engaged, yet often overlooked, players in the food system who are driving towards tasty, authentic and responsible food in order to humanize and reform our American food culture.

Green Art Workshop

Our ecological curriculum blends art-making with environmental education for all ages.

Green Earth

Green Earth is a San Francisco-based community of people who are inspired to take local action to heal, protect, and revitalize our Earth.

GREEN FILM NETWORK

The Green Film Network (GFN) brings together some of the major film festivals that happen annually around the globe with focus on environmental issues.

Green For All

Green For All works to build an inclusive green economy strong enough to lift people out of poverty. 

Kiss the Ground

Kiss the Ground is an education and advocacy nonprofit advancing initiatives across four distinct programs: Advocacy, Farmland, Education, and Media.

Kitchen Table Advisors

Kitchen Table Advisors fuels the economic viability of sustainable small farms and ranches through practical business advising and trusted relationships.

Mckinley Elementary

Welcome to one of San Francisco's best kept secrets! 

Mill Valley Film Festival

The festival has an impressive track record of launching new films and new filmmakers, and has earned a reputation as a filmmakers’ festival by celebrating the best in American independent and foreign films, along side high-profile and prestigious award contenders.

Mission Gold

A magazine exploring the money, magic and misfits of San Francisco's shadow economy.

PLACE for Sustainable Living

We're a volunteer-run community hub that fosters regenerative living practices through People Linking Art, Community & Ecology

Plastic Pollution Coalition

A growing global alliance of individuals, organizations, businesses, and policymakers working toward a world free of plastic pollution and its toxic impacts on humans, animals, waterways, oceans, and the environment. 

Real food Media 

We are a women-led organization that uses a wide range of communications tools—including videos, radio, podcasts, social media, public speaking, and storytelling—for food system transformation.

SF Urban Film Fest

SF Urban Film Fest gathers a diverse, engaged audience and uses the power of storytelling to spark discussion and civic engagement around urban issues. 

SFFilm

SFFILM champions the world’s finest films and filmmakers through programs anchored in and inspired by the spirit and values of the San Francisco Bay Area.

Soil Not Oil Coalition

We promote agro-ecological practices and community powered solutions to restore ecosystems and reach environmental justice. 

Sunflower Alliance

The Sunflower Alliance is committed to environmental justice and the health and safety of all Bay Area communities threatened by toxic pollution and climate change.  

The Story of Stuff Project

Together, we can build a society based on better not more, sharing not selfishness, community not division.

Tuolomne River Trust

We are the voice of the river.  The Tuolumne [too-ALL-oh-me] River Trust is an environmental nonprofit representing the Tuolumne River from its headwaters in the Sierra Nevada, through the Central Valley, and all the way to San Francisco Bay.

UNAFF (United Nations Association Film Festival)

In addition to providing early outlets for films, many of which later went on to win major awards and accolades, UNAFF prides itself in creating a community forum with year-round programs for discovery and dialogue about different cultures, issues and solutions.

United Nations Environment Programme 

Our mission is to provide leadership and encourage partnership in caring for the environment by inspiring, informing, and enabling nations and peoples to improve their quality of life without compromising that of future generations.

Walk San Francisco Foundation

We want nothing less than to make San Francisco the most pedestrian-friendly city in the United States.

Wildscreen

Our goal is to convene the best photographers, filmmakers and creative professionals with the most committed conservationists to create compelling stories about the natural world; that inspire the wider public to experience it, feel part of it and protect it.

Women's Environmental Network

WEN creates and empowers a community of women working to protect the environment.

 


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Photo credits at top: The Human Element; Complicit: Warrior Women; Point of No Return; Spirit of Discovery; The Harvest.