About Us


The New Leaf Collaborative is a 501c3  non-profit corporation based out of Martinez, CA.

We support learners through the following ways:

  • Provide and support hands-on learning and leadership opportunities to K-14 students in areas of science, nature and ecological literacy.
  • Cultivate structures for educators, students, parents and community members to work in partnership to link learning to real-life exploration, community-based projects and career focused pathways.
  • Conduct workshops for educators, students, parents and community members that promote holistic approaches to learning cultures.

 

Partnerships:

Within the New Leaf Collaborative there are many partnering organizations that help to integrate learning strategies, resources and expertise with place-based, hands-on experiences.  Some of our partners include:

  • City of Martinez
  • Contra Costa County Mental Health and Behavioral Services
  • Martinez Unified School District
  • Martinez Community Foundation
  • Shell Oil
  • Republic Services
  • Kiwanis Club of Martinez
  • Community Science Workshop Network
  • Mission Science Workshop
  • Excelsior Science Workshop
  • Friends of Alhambra Creek
  • Muir Heritage Land Trust
  • Sapere Environmental
  • Lunchbox International
  • Contra Costa Resource Conservation District
  • Alhambra Watershed Council
  • Stewardship Council
  • John Muir National Historic Site