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Little Village Environmental Justice Organization (LVEJO,) also known as La Organización de Justicia Ambiental de La Villita, is a collective of community members based in Little Village, Chicago striving for a clean and just environment. LVEJO seeks to empower our local and global communities through environmental organizing and youth programming for cleaner air, open space, and a sustainable future.
“We work for justice at home and abroad, connecting our local struggle for democracy with the global one and live by the principle that as working and poor people globally, we have the right to control our lives and resources.”