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Next Generation (dba) is a non-profit, 501 c 3 organization established to support youth in Marin County by gaining exposure to outdoor learning experiences and leadership development in the area of ecological sustainability. All of our services and programs are possible through the support from partners and donors.

Join the Next Generation Board of Directors

Next Generation seeks dynamic, environmentally conscious and skilled leaders to join its board of directors. We are seeking individuals with experience in: education, business development, legal, and environmental issues. Please contact our Executive Director Scott Plymale PhD to get more information

Marin Board of Supervisors have been generous and values driven in their support of Next Generation.

Good Earth Natural Foods is a true leader as they continuously strive to bring local, organic and the finest produce to consumers while insuring ecologically sound practices. A long standing partner of Next Generation was we strive to impact our local communities and be stewards of the Earth.



Union Bank’s commitment to Marin and Next Generation’s mission has made them a key partnership in youth eco-education. Through Union Bank’s philanthropic environmental grants we are able to bring ecological education to hundreds of students throughout Marin County.


Straus Family Creamery has donated their delicious products to Next Generation events for many years. Young and old alike have found this Marin organic creamery a leader in the field of community focused, quality products. Next Generation is delighted to share their passion for quality and community.


Donations are vital to the financial health of Next Generation. With over 80% of Next Generation’s budget coming from grants and donations, your support is vital to insure school aged children have access to our services.

Please donate to Next Generation today and help us keep Marin Green!