Earth Conservation Corps - 501(c)3 / Non-profit / Organization

About Us.

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The Earth Conservation Corps  was founded in 1989 and provids hands-on environmental education, job training and community service oportunities for all ages with an emphasis on serving at-risk youth from Washington D.C."

Mission: To empower our endangered youth to restore the Anacostia river, their communities and their lives.

In 2020, we look to continue our mission, championing our core values and principles to reach further.

Give Donation

Would you like to help fund our projects for the environment?

Become Volunteer

We absolutely love volunteers. We also have service days for companies.

Give Scholarship

Would you like to sponsor a Raptor Program for a local school?

Register Events

Please join us for one of our upcoming events in the community.

Board of Directors

Robert Nixon

Co-Chair
Filmmaker
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Founding Director

John Bridgeland

Co-Chair
CEO, Civic Enterprises

Dan Tangherlini

Finance Chair
Former Director DDOT
Former GSA Admistrator

Dylan Glenn

Finance Committee
Environmentalist
Political Consultant

Levar Burton

Board Member
Actor and Author

Sarah Guinan Nixon

Board Member
Film and Event Producer

Dr. Sylvia Earle

Board Member
National Geographic Explorer in Residence

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Team Members