Opportunities / Professional Development

Sustainability Leadership Training Series

The Chicago Conservation Corps (C3) is now recruiting for its Fall 2022 Sustainability Leadership Training Series. Take part in an introduction to the unique, urban environmental challenges Chicago confronts by learning from community and environmental leaders, finding opportunities for change, and then leading a sustainability service project in your community with support and resources from the Nature Museum.

To participate in the training course, you must be an adult Chicago resident, attend an orientation, and submit an application. The Fall 2022 C3 Sustainability Leadership Training will take place online via Zoom on Wednesday evenings (6:15 – 8:45pm) from September 7 – October 26. A $125 fee covers course participation; financial assistance is available upon request.

Applications are due August 30, 2022.

Participation Requirements:To participate in the training course, you must:

  • be an adult Chicago resident
  • attend an orientation
  • submit an application


Orientation Dates:

  • Wednesday, August 10, 6-7pm
  • Thursday, August 11, 6-7pm
  • Friday, August 12, 12-1pm
  • Monday, August 15, 12-1pm
  • Tuesday, August 16, 6-7pm
  • Wednesday, August 17, 6-7pm