Grantee Spotlights

March E-News

March E-News: Grantees Reducing Plastic Pollution, Announcing the Grassroots Challenge, New Staff Roles at Rose, and so much more!

Grantees Reducing Plastic Pollution, Announcing the Grassroots Challenge, New Staff Roles at Rose, and so much more!

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Reducing Plastic Pollution

Grantee Spotlight: Reducing Plastic Pollution

Plastic is everywhere! We’ve seen images of plastic in our oceans – from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch to sea turtles with straws in their nostrils. So, it should not be surprising that these petroleum-based materials…

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February E-News

February E-News:

New Voices Stands for Housing Justice, Just Cities & Ron Dellums’ Legacy, Farewell to Megan Mubaraki, and so much more!

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Ron Dellums at Oscar Grant Rally

Fiscally Sponsored Project Spotlight: Just Cities & Ron Dellums’ Legacy

Just Cities LLC is an innovative organization working to address many intersecting issues. From global health; to the environment; restorative justice; security; and urban planning, Just Cities — formerly known as the Dellums Institute for Social Justice — addresses these issues by creating untraditional coalitions and training youth leaders.

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Dec E-News

Dec E-News:

26 Years of Grassroots Impact! As we send out our last E-News of 2019, wind down the year, and set our sights on the year ahead, we want to take a moment to thank you for supporting grassroots activism and helping to build the next generation of community leaders!

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November E-News

November E-News:

Fire Recovery, Join Our Team, Convening Grassroots Leaders, and more!

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Green River College Foundation

Improving Environmental Restoration with UAVs The Green/Duwamish Watershed is over 90 miles long, covers over 450 square miles,…

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Feds OK Fracking Off The California Coast By Rob Nikolewski, Los Angeles Times

Did you know that federal agencies have lifted a moratorium on fracking along the California coast? Read the article to learn more about the ruling and how environmental organizations like Center for Biological Diversity are reacting!

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Spring Cleaning’s Dirty Secret By Anna Guth, Earthjustice

Did you know the “natural” scent in some household cleaning products is due to the synthetic chemical galaxolide? Check out a report from grantee Women’s Voices for the Earth detailing this chemical’s potential hazards.

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Environmentalists, First Nations Vow Long Summer of Action Against Trans Mountain Pipeline By Ron Johnson, Earth Island Journal

Grantees like Stand are buckling down this summer to combat the Trans Mountain Pipeline. Read the article to learn more about the proposed project and how groups plan to pressure Prime Minister Justin Trudeau!

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