Moontown is an award-winning non-profit organization that creates real-world, hands-on experiences designed to help teens and young adults cultivate the knowledge, skills and abilities needed to tackle to the most pressing environmental, social and economic challenges of our time.

Our mission is to help the next generation of youth become great individuals, great citizens, and great social innovators.

Why are solar trash compactors important?

Moontown Associate, Rob Arthur, explains the environmental and economic impact of installing solar powered trash compactors in Downtown Seattle to Q13 Fox.

Our Associates are inspired to take action as informed agents of change. We do this by helping them identify their unique talents and interests, and consequently learning how to leverage them as assets in the real world.

  • Leadership Development - Our leadership development programs provide knowledge and skills that are critical to achieving academic, career, civic, and personal success.
  • Entrepreneurship – Our Associates experience realistic simulations that let them see and feel what it’s like to start, manage and grow a company.
  • Sustainability – Our Associates discover they have unlimited potential to generate innovative solutions to environmental, social and economic challenges, and make an impact in their homes, schools, communities and beyond.
  • Social Impact Media – Our summer internship program uses an interactive approach to learning that gives participants an opportunity to immerse themselves in the challenging complexities of the communication field.

Our Associates gain an insider’s perspective as they participate in scenario-based learning opportunities that build on lectures and site visits with leaders in the fields of leadership development, entrepreneurship, sustainability and social impact media.

Experience | Guidance | Leadership