Citizens for a Sustainable Future

CSF was created in January of 2012. The organization developed as a result of scholars and community activists who were strategizing to ensure that the next generation of African American children had thriving sustainable communities.

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  • Promoting Sustainable Living in African American Communities.

    Promoting Sustainable Living in African American Communities.

  • Improving Black America to Make a Better World.

    Improving Black America to Make a Better World.

What is Sustainability?

What is Sustainability?

According to the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development, sustainability is simply defined as “meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.”
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Sustainable Living Practices

Sustainable Living Practices

Our vision at CSF is that all African American communities in the future will be safe, healthy, socially and economically equitable and harmonious with the environment.
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Consequences of Environmental Injustice

Consequences of Environmental Injustice

Environmental Injustice exists when people face more exposure to environmental hazards due to their race, color, national origin, or income.
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Envisioning a Sustainable Black Community

Envisioning a Sustainable Black Community

Our vision is to create a national network of sustainable African American communities where the residents and families are able to thrive. These communities will feature clean air and water.
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