Working to divest the city of Chicago from fossil fuels

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350 Chicago · [email protected]
July 7, 2020 at 4:01 PM

350 Chicago Newsletter - July 7, 2020

Two major wins against pipeline projects 350 CHICAGO Newsletter Your bi-weekly newsletter for all things climate-related July 7, 2020 Good morning friends and climate advocates, This newsletter shares the details of two major victories in the fight against pipeline …
350 Chicago · [email protected]
June 23, 2020 at 4:02 PM

350 Chicago Newsletter - June 23, 2020

#StopAdani + What are Republicans up to? 350 CHICAGO Newsletter Your bi-weekly newsletter for all things climate-related June 23, 2020 Good morning friends and climate advocates, Elections are just four months away, and there is so much to be done. The Adani Group co…
350 Chicago · [email protected]
June 20, 2020 at 1:00 PM

350 Chicago July 2020 VIRTUAL Monthly Meeting - hosting Appleseed Capital

Dear friend and climate advocate, Please join us on July 11th when we will be hosting our friends from Pekin Hardy Strauss / Appleseed Capital, a Chicago-based Certified B Corporation focused on Sustainable Investing.  Pekin Hardy Strauss / Appleseed Capital helps investor…
350 Chicago · [email protected]
June 16, 2020 at 4:33 PM

Tell the ICC: No double-capacity expansion of DAPL

Dear friend and climate advocate, In a matter of days, the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) will be voting on whether to allow the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) capacity-doubling expansion project to move forward. We support the broad coalition of environmental a…
350 Chicago · [email protected]
June 11, 2020 at 1:00 PM

Action items & recording - June 2020 Monthly Meeting

Thank you to all who attended last Saturday's monthly meeting. We spent the first hour of the meeting reflecting on the Black Lives Matter movement as well as brainstorming on actions 350 Chicago can take to be an ally in this movement and an ally to environmental just…
350 Chicago · [email protected]
June 9, 2020 at 4:02 PM

350 Chicago Newsletter - June 9, 2020

In solidarity with BLM + the rise of renewable energy 350 CHICAGO Newsletter Your bi-weekly newsletter for all things climate-related June 9, 2020 Good morning 350 Chicago, On June 2nd, we issued a statement standing in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement…
350 Chicago · [email protected]
June 5, 2020 at 1:02 AM

RE: June 2020 Monthly Meeting - in solidarity with Black Lives Matter

In light of recent events and in solidarity with #BlackLivesMatter, we're changing the format of this Saturday's monthly meeting.  We'll start with 45 minutes of reflection and brainstorming about how our movement can support the fight for #RacialJustice. Following that, …
350 Chicago · [email protected]
June 2, 2020 at 9:10 PM

In solidarity with Black Lives Matter

Dear Volunteers and Friends of 350 Chicago, The mission of 350 Chicago is to advocate for a sustainable and equitable future for ourselves and future generations through divestment from fossil fuels, a just transition to renewable energy, and an end to new fossil fuel p…
350 Chicago · [email protected]
May 26, 2020 at 4:01 PM

350 Chicago Newsletter - May 26, 2020

Election matters + 350 Chicago announcements 350 CHICAGO Newsletter Your bi-weekly newsletter for all things climate-related May 26, 2020 Good morning 350 Chicago! We are grateful for your constant support. Remember there are actions we can all take to tackle climate …
350 Chicago · [email protected]
May 23, 2020 at 1:00 PM

350 Chicago June 2020 VIRTUAL Monthly Meeting - hosting Beam Project

Dear friend and climate advocate, Please join us on June 6th when we will be hosting the team from Beam Project, a non-profit that empowers everyday people to donate to early-stage clean energy startups.  The Beam Project team will provide a presentation about their missio…
350 Chicago · [email protected]
May 18, 2020 at 5:00 PM

Your support for a clean energy recovery through CEJA

Dear friend and climate advocate, The COVID-19 pandemic has thrust Illinois families and businesses into a public health and economic crisis, spotlighting the cost of failing to plan ahead for global threats. As we emerge from this crisis, we must mount a bold recovery eff…
350 Chicago · [email protected]
May 12, 2020 at 4:00 PM

350 Chicago Newsletter - May 12, 2020

Election matters + 350 Chicago announcements 350 CHICAGO Newsletter Your bi-weekly newsletter for all things climate-related May 12, 2020 Good morning, 350 Chicago! We’ll be continuing our Elections Matter segment, along with a couple of new 350 Chicago announcements …
350 Chicago · [email protected]
May 1, 2020 at 9:00 PM

A note regarding "Planet of the Humans"

Dear Volunteers and Friends of 350 Chicago, As always, the mission of 350 Chicago is to advocate for solutions to the climate crisis through fossil fuel divestment, a just transition to 100% renewable energy, and halting the construction of new fossil fuel infrastructure…
350 Chicago · [email protected]
April 28, 2020 at 4:00 PM

350 Chicago Newsletter - April 28, 2020

Election matters + what you can do now 350 CHICAGO Newsletter Your bi-weekly newsletter for all things climate-related April 28, 2020 Good morning 350 Chicago! In today's letter we’ll be continuing our Elections Matter segment and providing resources from the climate …
350 Chicago · [email protected]
April 22, 2020 at 8:15 PM

This Earth Day, Support Renewable Energy - **LINK CORRECTION**

A correction to the podcast links in our earlier message: Tonight's Hero Power Climate Pod podcast will be live streamed at 5PM CDT via The Climate Pod's Facebook Page. If you want to catch the podcast recording at a later date, you can find it in The Climate Pod podcast …
350 Chicago · [email protected]
April 22, 2020 at 6:31 PM

This Earth Day, Support Renewable Energy

Today, we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day, the birth of the modern environmental movement that gave a voice to public consciousness about the state of our planet.  We hope that you will join us and others today, and every day, in making conscious choices to help…
350 Chicago · [email protected]
April 20, 2020 at 8:01 PM

Celebrate Earth Week with 350 Chicago + allies

Dear friend and climate advocate, Looking for ways to celebrate the 50th anniversary of #EarthDay 🌎 this week? We have some ideas for you. 350 Chicago and many of our local ally organizations are putting on a variety of virtual events, from speakers to workshops to direct…
350 Chicago · [email protected]
April 19, 2020 at 11:00 PM

350 Chicago May 2020 VIRTUAL Monthly Meeting - hosting Hero Power

Dear friend and climate advocate, Please join us this month when we will be hosting our friends from Hero Power, a Green-e Certified retail electricity supplier of 100% renewable electricity.  The Hero Power team will give a presentation about their organization along wi…
350 Chicago · [email protected]
April 14, 2020 at 4:00 PM

350 Chicago Newsletter - April 14, 2020

COVID-19 and climate change + what you can do now 350 CHICAGO Newsletter Your bi-weekly newsletter for all things climate-related April 14, 2020 A Note from the 350 Chicago Team During this current COVID-19 pandemic, 350 Chicago would like to express our deepest appr…
350 Chicago · [email protected]
April 3, 2020 at 1:30 PM

*CORRECTION: April 2020 VIRTUAL Monthly Meeting with IL Youth Climate Strike team

Apologies!  We neglected to mention: the scheduled time for this virtual meeting is 10AM - 11AM CDT   Saturday, April 4, 2020. We look forward to seeing you online. Dear friend and climate advocate, We hope this note finds you and your loved ones healthy and doing well…