Deadline: March 1, 2019.
(Eastern Time | UTC-05:00)
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A world in which all people participate in the stewardship of planet Earth.
Our mission is to heighten awareness of the responsibility of all people to manage global resources in a
sustainable way, regardless of an individual’s country of origin, cultural background, spoken language or
We share the resources of the Earth with other living things that rely on us to preserve these resources. When we care for the world’s land, water and air in responsible ways, we take steps to preserving our beautiful planet.
SEALOEarth.org is a 501c3 non-profit organization. Gifts in support of our mission are fully tax deductible.
Honor and Recognition
SEALOEarth has been recommended for SPECIAL CONSULTATIVE STATUS by the Non-Governmental Organization Committee at the United Nations.
Essay contest is a fantastic way of expressing the creativity in an individual. The imagination of young minds about the planet Earth is a window into the future. The objective is to educate about the complex, intricate and fragile interdependence of life as revealed by the global ecological problems around the world and to act individually by finding simple solutions inspiring the neighbors and communities we live in.
"Describe how great things happen when we come together."
(Simple description for very young writers) According to David Suzuki, we need farmers, we need garage mechanics, artists and writers and teachers and doctors and lawyers. We need everybody. Describe how we can protect and nurture the planet for future generations.
"The world is ancient. The world is immense. The world is precious. The world is beautiful. It's not just people that are interconnected but all the living things in the planet are interconnected. And that is unmistakable." - Chris Hadfield (Astronaut)
"When you see someone that is doing everything they can to protect the place they love, it creates a ripple effect." - Ashleigh Ball (Artist)
"On a team there's there's a lot of different rules but the ultimate thing is you want to win together." - Jarome Iginla (Athlete)
"Learn how ecologists study the interactions between organisms and their environment, and how these interactions affect where, and in what numbers, different types of organisms are found." - Sal Khan
"Our connection with the natural world, how everything connects, and the dangers of overstepping nature's boundaries. ... a practical means of reducing our negative environmental impact on the planet." - Cain Landry
Focus on positive things around the globe that are worth emulating.
The future of our planet Earth is not negotiable. How can people in our communities help to take care of it? Let us leave our planet better than we found it.