The American Farmland Trust's proposed Farmland for a New Generation program will help New York's beginning farmers gain access to agricultural land, support senior farmers without successors, and multi-generation farm families transfer their farms and ensure New Yorkers' access to healthy, local food, and a strong farm economy.
ACE NY is committed to the promotion of clean, renewable electricity technologies and energy efficiency in New York State in order to increase energy diversity and security, boost economic development, improve public health and reduce air pollution.
Finger Lakes Land Trust
The Finger Lakes Land Trust (FLLT) was founded in 1989 to protect forests, farmlands, gorges, and shorelines in the Finger Lakes region of New York. FLLT has saved over 17,000 acres by creating public nature preserves and helping landowners to conserve their beloved properties.
Land Trust Alliance
Founded in 1982, the Land Trust Alliance is a national land conservation organization that works to save the places people need and love by strengthening land conservation across America. The Alliance represents more than1,100 member land trusts supported by more than five million members nationwide. The Alliance is based in Washington, D.C., and operates several regional offices.
Healthy Schools Network
Founded in 1995, Healthy Schools Network is an award winning 501c3 that has fostered the national healthy school environments movement. It is widely recognized as the nation’s leading voice for children’s environmental health at school. As an EPA and CDC partner, its expertise is also recognized by Congress, university centers, NGOs, and the media.
Center for Creative Land Recycling
The leading national nonprofit dedicated to transforming communities through land recycling. This means converting abandoned or vacant commercial and industrial properties to assets that benefit the community, create jobs and generate new tax revenues.