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Earth Charter US

Our Mission Statement

The Earth Charter US (ECUS) mission is to inspire, educate, and engage people in the United States to implement The Earth Charter's vision and principles in their personal lifestyles, institutional policies/practices, educational policies/curricula, and community initiatives.



ECUS Unveils Earth Champs New Name and Logo

June 29th, 2012

Earth Champs new name and logo promotes the mission “When the Earth Wins, We All Win! Boys and Girls Making a Difference.”

TAMPA, Florida – June 29, 2012 – The Earth Charter US (ECUS) program for children, youth and families – formerly called Earth Scouts – has been renamed to Earth Champs. This program has been embraced by families, schools and faith communities across the U.S. through curricula and after school programs since its inception in 2002.

Press Release Earth Champs

Earth Charter US Website Wins Award

June 1st, 2012

Interactive Media Awards names Earth Charter US (ECUS) website a winner in outstanding achievement category. ECUS, a non-profit, utilizes its website to educate the public, engage visitors and generate donations, which fund its operations. With the development of the new website, ECUS will create content to promote Sustainable Business Coalition member businesses, increase nominees and sponsors for the annual Sustainable Business Awards and expand the Earth Charter Children, Youth and Parenting Program to more children.

Press Release 2012 Web Award