AAEA is an environmental organization founded in 1985 dedicated to protecting the environment, enhancing human, animal and plant ecologies, promoting the efficient use of natural resources, increasing African American participation in the environmental movement and promoting ownership of energy infrastructure and resources.
We resolve environmental problems through the application of practical environmental solutions.
AAEA's main goals are to deliver environmental information and services directly into communities.
AAEA works to clean up neighborhoods by implementing toxics education, energy, water and clean air programs.
AAEA includes an African American point of view in environmental policy decision-making and resolves environmental racism and injustice issues through the application of practical environmental solutions.
We welcome all races interested in working for improvements in the African American community.