Green Youth Movement


Who we are

We are students who are concerned about the environment. We are the future and we want to lead the change to a more eco-conscious future.



The mission of GYM is to educate kids and teens about environmental awareness, eco-friendly behavior and small steps that can make a big difference for the future.


How do we get there?

This website is full of great information on how we can make changes in our lifestyle to lead a healthy, happy, $-saving, sustainable life.





News Update


The Children's Nature Institute To Honor Green Youth Movement at Gala Dinner & Awards on April 25th 2013



Green Youth Movement is honored to be receiving the 'Catalyzing Action' award at this year's Gala for the Children's Nature Institute. In recognition of GYM's vision, passion and contribution to the environmental community, the Board of Directors at the CNI selected Green Youth Movement as one of its annual honorees. 

The mission of The Children’s Nature Institute (CNI) is to educate children, families and communities through interactive experiences with nature and to inspire respect, responsibility and a connection to the natural environment. The "World of Wonder" Gala Dinner & Awards takes place on April 25th 2013 at The Museum of Flying and is a critical fundraiser for CNI that allows the organization to offer its 3-part Nature Discovery Program free-of-charge to underserved children throughout L.A county.

For more information about this special event and cause, please contact us or visit



GYM student ambassadors in training session with California EEI Representative, Lucy Christiansen








Green youth movement announces its partnership with
the education & environment Initiative (eei)




GYM Members present their "2011 Inspiration Award" to California State Senator Fran Pavley.
Senator Pavley passed the law that created the EEI

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GYM on eco tV



Jessica travels to LA to meet Ally Maize the founder of the Green Youth Movement. She finds that Ally is doing great things working with elementary and middle schools. Plus she drives a very unique electric car to boot! You'll want to learn more about this amazing teen.







The Green Youth Movement (GYM) continues to show the world how easy and wonderful living green can be. This fall, GYM stepped out onto the runway, in its fashionable green glory as a sponsor for The Green Initiative Humanitarian Fashion Show.










mayor antonio villaraigosa receiving the "2010 green youth movement humanitarian award" at the green initiative: humanitarian fashion show in hollywood on march 20th, 2010














Al Gore receiving the "Green Youth Movement Inspiration Award for 2009" at his event in Los Angeles on November 12, 2009



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the beverly vista sustainable garden project in beverly hills, ca


this is what gym is all about...

theaching kids about sustainability!!!













I created this website, to inform young kids, teens, and adults about the vulnerability of our environment and ways we can make a difference to save our planet. Specifically this website offers informational resources including practical and quick tips to go green; places to purchase “my favorite” green products and brands ranging from cosmetics to household appliances. This website publicizes events sponsored by GYM and other partnering organizations; posts opportunities to participate in fundraising events; and provides updated information on ecological issues that require lobbying for the green movement. Lastly, it provides ways to advocate for change at a local, state, and national le



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