Connecticut Coalition for Environmental Justice

At A Glance

Contact: 

Sharon Lewis

Location: 

Hartford, Connecticut

Primary Issue Area:

  • Environmental Health
  • Climate Change & Energy
  • Food

Active since:

1998

Tax Status:

501(c)(3)

Core volunteers:

20

Community Size:

124,000

Our Purpose

Our purpose is to improve urban environmental health, primarily in Connecticut, through educating our community, through promoting changes in governmental policy, and through promoting individual, corporate and governmental responsibility towards our environment. We define environment as including the places where we live, work, play and go to school.