The Com­mu­ni­ty Envi­ron­men­tal Legal Defense Fund (CELDF) part­ners with com­mu­ni­ties and orga­ni­za­tions across the Unit­ed States and around the world to advance Com­mu­ni­ty Rights and the Rights of Nature. This means sup­port­ing com­mu­ni­ties as they grap­ple with dif­fi­cult ques­tions, pro­vid­ing grass­roots orga­niz­ing and legal assis­tance as they forge a new path to the com­mu­ni­ties they envi­sion, and lead­ing the ground­break­ing Rights of Nature work.
Rural America
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