Mission: Empowering Texans to fight pollution through sustained grassroots organizing campaigns that shift corporate and governmental policy. We envision a Texas free from pollution. As the largest environmental group in Texas organizing support through door-to-door canvassing ...
I worked at Texas Campaign for the Environment (Less than a year)
Great people to work with.
Not much career opportunity or advancement. Earnings can be very from week to week based on turf..
I applied online. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at Texas Campaign for the Environment (Dallas, TX) in October 2016.
The interview has 2 phases. The first phase is the actual interview. I was interviewed with staff director for about 15-20 mins and offered to join the observation day. The observation day is the second phase of the interview. It is a great place to learn the environmental issues and gain experiences. The coworkers are very friendly and knowledgable.
In November 2015, together with the national Mind the Store campaign, we pressed Pier 1 Imports (based in Fort Worth!) to phase out toxic flame retardants in their furniture.
2015: TCE canvassers generated hundreds of phone calls, letters, & emails to Houston City Council members to support an ordinance reducing heavy truck idling & preventing toxic diesel emissions - at the final vote, the ordinance had unanimous support