"The NJ Sustainable Schools Consortium (NJSSC) is a prominent network of programs, research projects and leadership organizations promoting the greening of school facilities, and advancing sustainability literacy throughout the K-12 curriculum."
There are many volunteer citizens and organizations in New Jersey involved in environmental and sustainability issues. In addition, new groups are forming to address these concerns.
"Sustainable Cherry Hill (SCH) is an all volunteer 501c3 non-profit community outreach and educational organization that fosters the global sustainability movement at a local level."
"SUSTAINABLE JERSEY ™ is a certification program for municipalities in New Jersey that want to go green, save money, and take steps to sustain their quality of life over the long term."
"Transition Network's role is to inspire, encourage, connect, support and train communities as they self-organise around the transition model, creating initiatives that rebuild resilience and reduce CO2 emissions.
We have a small handful of staff - 2 full time and 6 part time people - a tatty office in Totnes and a HUGE ambition." This effort originated in the UK and is starting initiatives in the US, including Pennsylvania and New Jersey.