Environmental Defenders of McHenry County

Are you an Environmental Defender?

In order to protect all living things, the Environmental Defenders is dedicated to the preservation and improvement of the natural environment in McHenry County.  As a grass roots organization, we are committed to building sound ecological relationships between people and the natural world that supports all life.

YOU can join and/or volunteer and help us advocate for a healthy environment and also enjoy what we protect, together.

To order coffee go to: consciouscup/environmentaldefenders.com

The Environmental Defenders are excited to announce a fundraising partnership with Conscious Cup Coffee Roasters! Conscious Cup is an award-winning, family-owned micro-roaster who specializes in socially and environmentally sustainable coffees. They’ve put together some really wonderful Fair Trade Certified coffees, Teas, and Chocolates for us to sell as a fundraiser. The fundraising campaing kicks off NOVEMBER 1 and runs for 4 weeks! Help us raise funds by sipping and sharing coffee! consciouscup/environmentaldefenders.com.

Sterne’s Restoration with Nancy Schietzelt

Sterne’s Restoration with Bryce Alt

Sterne’s Restoration with Steve Byers

Holiday Hallway BOOK FALL SALE IS COMING UP next month! NOVEMBER 29 through DECEMBER 14 in the Woodstock Square Mall! 11AM TO 4PM, MONDAY-FRIDAY; 11AM – 3PM SATURDAYS; closed Sundays.

Casting Whimsy Tea is PLASTIC STRAW FREE and a new Business Member! Thank you!



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The Environmental Defenders of McHenry County

Wonderful visit Friday with new Business Member Savior World. These items have stories!! Old fire hose and tire purses...putting reuse to a most creative level!! Thank you Tasha!! ...

Our Green Read Used Book Store turns 1 this month! Stop by to help us celebrate! ...

Please leave leaves alone.A friendly reminder to leave the leaves. ...

Preserve. Protect. Educate. Since 1970