Set sail on the Annual Boat Cruise!

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Please join us for our annual partner event on August 12, 2021. We’ll be sailing on the Spirit of Chicago. Drinks, dinner, and a DJ will round out a beautiful night on the lake.  Once the boat docks, no need to hurry off, relax and savor your cocktail as we have included a 60-minute dockside… Read more »

Q&A With Green Schools Project Educator – Tracy Gordon

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The Authors: Tracy Gordon,4th Grade TeacherHalf Day SchoolLincolnshire, IL The Illinois Green Schools Project, launched last summer, connects educators and students with professional mentors in the green building community. In our pilot cohort, 25 professional mentors were matched with 14 participating schools across the state. As the first cohort of the project wraps up, fourth… Read more »

Q&A with Illinois Green Schools Project Mentors — Uplift Community High School + FGM Architects

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The Authors: Brian Meade Nadia Lohse Kelly McCaffrey The Illinois Green Schools Project, launched last summer, connects educators and students with professional mentors in the green building community. In our pilot cohort, 25 professional mentors were matched with 14 participating schools across the state. As we reach the halfway point in the project, FGM Architects… Read more »

Read our plan for a net zero future.

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Illinois Green Alliance is proud to share with you our 2021–2025 Strategic Plan. Developed over the last year, this plan is a call to action to raise the standards for green building by focusing on net zero buildings.  Our vision is to make net zero standards feasible, affordable, and commonplace so that by 2050 every building in Illinois is net zero. To… Read more »