Join A Delegation

Join a Delegation – Be Transformed!One of the ingredients of change is to link information with moral principles.  We can all read about coal mining and its impacts on the air, land and water resources of an adjacent community.  But without seeing the destruction and meeting those impacted, we’re likely just to process what we […]

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MOUNTAINTOP REMOVAL MINING

WHAT IS MOUNTAINTOP REMOVAL MINING?Mountaintop removal mining (MTR) is a radical form of coal mining in which entire mountains are blown apart to access coal.  MTR has devastated over one million acres of Appalachia, polluting headwater streams, contaminating drinking water and destroying a distinctly American culture that has endured generations.  Over 2,000 miles of streams […]

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Join a Coal Delegation

EJC hosts delegations to central and southern Illinois and Coal River Valley, West Virginia as a way to transform delegates’ understanding about the impacts of the lifecycle of coal; provide support for frontline communities; and advocate for a just transition from coal to renewable energy.

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Delegations to Illinois’ Coalfields

Join an EJC Delegation!  One of the ingredients of change is to link information with moral principles.  We can all read about coal mining and its impacts on the air, land and water resources of an adjacent community.  But without seeing the destruction and meeting those impacted, we’re likely just to process what we read […]

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