The Northeast Earth Coalition

Mission

The Northeast Earth Coalition, Inc, (NEEC) works at the community level to protect the environment and promote local sustainability and food security.

The NEEC supports the work of community and environmental activists who give hope for a better future.

Vision

We believe that a strong local food system contributes to the health of our entire community, and we will work to facilitate greater understanding of the social, economic, & environmental impacts of our food choices.

Join Us

We invite you to be part of this new adventure and help us to create this coalition of environmental activists, in New Jersey and beyond. Let’s put together our resources and talent to support our communities and make the difference.

Events

Earth Day Celebration April 22nd, 2023

April 15, 2023 @ 10:00 am

The Northeast Earth Coalition (NEEC) invites you to join its 2023 Earth Day Celebration from April 15-22, 2023, for a week of events on the theme of restoring our planet. […]

Montclair Eco-Fair 2023

May 13, 2023 @ 10:00 am

Montclair Eco-Fair is back! This is a community event that you will want to be part of. Join local environmentalists and community activists in an outdoor event with environmental displays. Come […]

Community Story Telling Event: Kids Who Have Changed the World

June 11, 2023 @ 3:00 pm

Join us with your kids for this inspirational event. When it comes to making this world a better place, we can see how our children can make a difference at […]

Event calendar

Featured Articles

Spring is around the corner! But so is Coronavirus

by Webmaster

By Jose German Spring: perhaps the most beautiful time of the year. But this year it’s accompanied by the Coronavirus. Our daily social routines are being upended. Cancellations of events […]

Gardening for life: wrapping up gardening season

by Webmaster

By Jose German It is not the end of the gardening season but the beginning of a transformation that will guide us through the winter and into the spring. Nature […]

What is sustainability?

by Webmaster

The definition of “sustainability” is the study of how natural systems function, remain diverse and produce everything it needs for the ecology to remain in balance. It also acknowledges that […]

The Importance of Land Preservation

by Webmaster

One particular issue that has divided political and cultural interests is land conservation. This is especially relevant for those who are potentially affected by hydro-fracking proposals in New York State […]

Recent Articles

Reflections at the end of the gardening year

by Jose German-Gomez

By Jose German-Gomez The start of this decade will be remembered forever. The continued impact of the COVID pandemic and its subsequent variants transformed the world we used to live […]

Edible Landscapes Part Two – What to Grow

by Jose German-Gomez

By Jose German Imagine having a beautiful vegetable harvest within steps of your kitchen. Growing your own food gives you access to the freshest possible produce. Alive with flavor and […]

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Introducing The Northeast Earth Coalition