Working to divest the city of Chicago from fossil fuels

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November 18, 2019 at 4:14 PM

Climate Events in THIS WEEK!

Hi All, Here are some climate change related events we want to bring to your attention. Not all events are hosted by us, but we plan to attend as 350 Chicago members. We ask you to join us! TONIGHT from Climate Pod with 350 Chicago: STILL TIME TO GET TICKETS! WHAT: Live epis…
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November 5, 2019 at 12:08 AM

Climate Events in November

Hi All, Here are some climate change related events we want to bring to your attention. Not all events are hosted by us, but we plan to attend as 350 Chicago members. We ask you to join us! November 9th from our friends at Rising Tide: WHAT: Potluck & Teach-In: Is Climate-…
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November 1, 2019 at 10:17 PM

Monthly Meeting & New Member Info Session TOMORROW

Hi all, This Saturday, for our monthly meeting, we’ll be discussing our divestment campaign. We hope you’re able to join us! We’re in the midst of updating and refining our campaign to get the city of Chicago to divest from fossil fuels. So, if you’ve been thinking of getting mor…
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October 29, 2019 at 8:51 PM

Monthly Meeting & New Member Info Session THIS SATURDAY

Hi all, This Saturday, for our monthly meeting, we’ll be discussing our divestment campaign. We hope you’re able to join us! We’re in the midst of updating and refining our campaign to get the city of Chicago to divest from fossil fuels. So, if you’ve been thinking of getting mor…
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October 25, 2019 at 12:18 AM

TAKE ACTION REGARDING THE CLEAN ENERGY JOBS ACT

INVITATION TO OCTOBER 29 CLEAN ENERGY LOBBY DAY IN SPRINGFIELD - REGISTRATION CLOSES TOMORROW, OCTOBER 25! This year, 350 Chicago and many other organizations across Illinois have been working to promote the Clean Energy Jobs Act (HB3624/SB2132). During the summer, 350 Chicago v…
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October 15, 2019 at 2:55 PM

Event Nov 11th: Deep Decarbonization with Professor George Crabtree

Hello John, We wanted to let you know about a speaking event that we'll be hosting next month with local "green guru" and renowned scientist, George Crabtree. Join 350 Chicago and the DePaul University Institute for Nature and Culture for an evening of discussion on Deep Decarbo…
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October 8, 2019 at 3:55 PM

OCT 13 Community Conversation on Clean Energy, Jobs and Environmental Justice

Join members of the community, policy experts, and state legislators for a discussion of how Illinois can lead the transition to clean energy and a just economy. We will discuss the future of distributed energy in the Oak Park area, and in all of Illinois. Featuring Sen. Don Harm…
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October 4, 2019 at 7:45 PM

Meeting TOMORROW with Extinction Rebellion!

John, Please come to our monthly meeting this Saturday, during which we’ll hear from Extinction Rebellion Chicago. Extinction Rebellion Chicago has organized several climate change actions around the city and has a big action planned for Monday, October 7th—just a couple days af…
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September 30, 2019 at 3:43 PM

An Evening with Naomi Klein @ Music Box

Hello all, This Wednesday night, come out and hear from one of the strongest voices of the environmental movement. Social activist, filmmaker, and bestselling author Naomi Klein will be discussing her new book ON FIRE: The Burning Case for a Green New Deal with 33rd Ward Alderman…
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September 26, 2019 at 11:54 AM

Climate Strike Tomorrow! October Events!

Hello All, We wanted to bring a few events to your attention: The Global Climate Strike continues with an event this Friday! Come strike and march with us to demand that Governor Pritzker declare a climate emergency in Illinois, ban fracking in Illinois, and halt the doubling…
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September 20, 2019 at 9:10 PM

How to help with Clean Energy Jobs Act! (CEJA)

Jessica Sun Li, the Illinois Youth Climate Strike Creative Director at Libertyville High School, wrote the following in an article in Wednesday’s Chicago Sun-Times: “In Chicago, we’ll be striking for the Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA). Chicago has committed to 100% renewable electr…
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September 19, 2019 at 9:18 PM

Youth Climate Strike Tomorrow!

Hi All! The Youth Climate Strike is tomorrow!   If you want to join up with the 350 Chicago crew, we will be meeting at the Potbelly on Roosevelt at 10:45am. Potbelly, 48 Roosevelt Rd, Chicago, IL 60605 We will head over to the strike together at bit before 11am. The strike begin…
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September 16, 2019 at 4:41 PM

​INVITATION TO OCTOBER 29 CLEAN ENERGY LOBBY DAY IN SPRINGFIELD

INVITATION TO OCTOBER 29 CLEAN ENERGY LOBBY DAY IN SPRINGFIELD This year, 350 Chicago and many other organizations across Illinois have been working to promote the Clean Energy Jobs Act (HB3624/SB2132). During the summer, 350 volunteers collected petition signatures in support of…
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September 13, 2019 at 3:28 PM

Five for Friday!

Hi, All – If you’re anything like me – and, c’mon, we can’t be that different – you probably spend more time worrying about the state of the world than you did five years ago. Or even five weeks ago? *Yipes* Great news: There is something you can do right now that will have a 100…
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September 10, 2019 at 5:56 PM

Climate Strike September 20th! Art Builds Leading Up to the 20th!

Apologies for sending a duplicate email, I don't think these images went through the first time. 350 Chicago | world.350.org/chicago | https://www.facebook.com/350Chicago.org/ Sent via ActionNetwork.org. To update your email address, change your name or address, …
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September 10, 2019 at 5:45 PM

Climate Strike on September 20th! Art Builds Leading Up to the 20th!

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September 3, 2019 at 2:45 PM

Monthly Meeting THIS Saturday - Illinois Youth Climate Strike

Hello All, Our September monthly meeting is this Saturday. We will hear from Isabella Johnson of the IL Youth Climate Strike: My name is Isabella Johnson and I am a student environmental activist. I am the Illinois state lead for US Youth Climate Strike, which means I control the…
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August 22, 2019 at 7:30 PM

Monthly Meeting this Saturday! Solar Energy 101

Have you been curious about solar energy options for your home or business? Interested in lowering your carbon footprint or lowering your energy bills…or both? Lots of questions and looking for answers? Then join 350 Chicago on August 24th, 2019 as we host solar vendor and ISEA m…
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August 14, 2019 at 4:29 PM

Take Climate Action with your Alderperson!

Hello Chicagoans! One of the major campaigns for 350 Chicago is fossil fuel divestment. We are asking the city to divest its operational budget from the top 200 oil, coal and natural gas companies. To accomplish this we will be meeting with elected city officials. We already have…
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August 12, 2019 at 3:12 PM

LOCATION CHANGE for Climate Debate Action with Sunrise Movement

Hi All, Please see this update from the Sunrise movement regarding tomorrow's action! For strategic reasons Sunrise has CHANGED THE LOCATION. The action is no longer at 6500 S Pulaski. Their new plan for the action will require a short training Monday evening (6-7:30 at a privat…