The Sierra Club is America's oldest, largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization. The Sierra Club has nearly 800,000 members and 60 chapters, including the Grand Canyon Chapter and its more than 13,000 members in Arizona. The Sierra Club’s purpose is to explore, enjoy and protect the wild places of the earth; to practice and promote the responsible use of the earth’s ecosystems and resources; and to educate and enlist humanity to protect and restore the quality of the natural and human environments.
The Palo Verde Group with over 5000 members, is the Phoenix/Central Arizona unit of the Grand Canyon Chapter of the Sierra Club. Arizona is comprised of six groups:
Plateau Group - Flagstaff
Sedona/Verde Valley Group
Yavapai Group - Prescott
Palo Verde Group - Phoenix
Saguaro Group - North Phoenix/North Maricopa County
Rincon Group - Tucson
Palo Verde Group, Grand Canyon Sierra Club, 202 E. McDowell Rd, Suite 227, Phoenix, AZ 85004
Grand Canyon Chapter Conservation Outreach Director - Sandy Bahr
1.Explore, enjoy and protect the wild places of the earth.
2.Practice and promote the responsible use of the earth's ecosystems and resources.
3.Educate and enlist humanity to protect and restore the quality of the natural and human environment.
4.Use all lawful means to carry out these objectives.
Most meetings are held at the Quality Inn and Suites/Los Olivos Professional Center, 2nd floor Executive Conference Room (located in the southeast corner), 202 E. McDowell Rd, Phoenix.