A CLEAN, HEALTHY, JUST, and EQUITABLE Environment
for All Virginians!
The mission of the VEJC is to build the health and wealth of communities of color, low-income communities, and communities overburdened by pollution in Virginia by reducing the disproportionate impact of environmental hazards through educating, empowering, and mobilizing grassroots organizations and individuals to speak for themselves and through building an alliance to advocate for equitable policies and practices.
Why You Should Support and Donate to the VEJC™
Virginia's FIRST Solar Powered Community Resiliency Hub
PRC Partner Opens 1st Solar-Powered Resiliency Hub in Virginia. Partnership for Resilient Communities partner, the Virginia Environmental Justice Collaborative, made history on April 30, 2022, as it celebrated the grand opening of its community resiliency hub, the first-ever solar-powered resiliency hub in Virginia.
Arm in Arm Hub Virginia Headquarters
Arm & Arm’s mission is to empower individuals returning home from traumatic experiences (e.g., incarceration, military service, homelessness, substance abuse) with tools that will enable them to make rational evaluations of themselves, their situations, and their circumstances and, subsequently make healthy and proactive decisions, as they navigate their way back into society.
VA Environmental Justice Mapping
There are several environmental justice maps for Virginia. Click here to view.
Promoting Equity in Transportation as an EJ Advisor to the TRECH Study
Rapid Response to support Community Based Organizations during the pandemic
EPA EJ Academy
The VA Region 3 EJ Academy:
1st Virtual Academy
1st outside of Region 4
1st to Focus on EJ issues in a single state (VA)