Building community power

Clients & Partners

Midwest Environmental Advocates is proud to collaborate with diverse individuals and organizations around the state who are working to protect our rights to a clean and healthy environment. 

Wisconsin Environmental Health Network

We partnered with MEA to defend a critical environmental health law that protects Wisconsin families by preventing exposure to PFAS and other toxic substances.

Dr. Beth Neary, Madison
WEHN Board Member

Coalition on Lead Emergency (COLE)

“I am using my voice to uplift the community because I believe every child deserves to have clean drinking water.” 

Deanna Branch, Milwaukee
COLE Parent Advocate

350 Wisconsin

Together with MEA, we are accelerating the transition from dirty fossil fuels to clean, renewable sources of energy.”

Emily Park, Madison
Co-Executive Director of 350 Wisconsin 

The Ho-Chunk Nation

Our legal victory validates the commitment of the Ho-Chunk Nation to protecting our land, our natural resources and our community.” 

Rep. Conroy Greendeer, Jr.
 Ho-Chunk Nation Legislature

Sustain Rural Wisconsin Network

We are determined to protect our rural communities from agricultural pollution. And while we aren’t sure exactly where the road ahead will lead, we know that MEA will be there too, fighting alongside us for the clean air and water we all deserve.”

Lisa Doerr, Polk County
Rural Environmental Justice Advocate

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

MEA’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion is rooted in our organizational values of community, stewardship, empowerment, and justice. We strive to contribute to a more powerful and equitable movement for environmental justice in Wisconsin, and we believe it is essential that all communities see themselves reflected in that movement.