A few months ago, we all found ourselves having to make a fast and huge adjustment for our collective health and safety. For New Voices, this shift came at the height of our planning for the 2020 Summer Climate Justice Leadership Academy – a program that has always been in-person and hands-on. Find out how we reimagined our successful and entirely virtual 2020 Summer Academy!
News & Features
Check out this month’s E-News to find out about our successful community summit, learn about grantees protecting privacy & promoting racial justice from facial recognition technology, meet A/V & Tech Support Jeremy Allen, and so much more!
Air quality “is an important issue we need to focus on. While being in this program, we have gotten to learn more about what’s happening in our local environment” and with the air we breathe. -Trinity, New Voices 2020 Summer Academy Participant.
Catch up with Trinity and Ada, Academy participants, to find out what they learned about in the program!
Don’t miss this month’s E-News, where you can join the Connect The Dots Conversation, catch up with New Voices Summer Academy students, meet Kylie & Perla from the Rose Team, celebrate 10 years of 4-stars, and so much more!
Thanks to the Rose Community’s generosity, in just four weeks, we surpassed our $20,000 goal and raised over $23,000 for our first-ever virtual 2020 Summer Academy! Continue reading to find out how YOU made this possible!
Check out this month’s E-News to find out more about Roses’ commitment to racial, economic, and environmental justice, how Rose invests in growing a network of waterkeepers, what the New Voices Fellows are up to next, how we are kicking off the Summer Academy, and so much more!
Justice Matters – We share in the national groundswell of sorrow, outrage, and mourning after the most recent wave of Black lives taken by violent acts rooted in racism, including Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, George Floyd, and Tony McDade…. Read the full statement here.
New Voices Are Rising is excited to host our first-ever VIRTUAL Summer Climate Justice Leadership Academy!
Youth are leading the movement for environmental and climate justice globally. And our New Voices students are as committed as ever to standing up for their communities and the environment.
Support their work! Meet the moment with New Voices!
In accordance with public health officials and the Alameda County “shelter in place” policies, the Rose Foundation has closed its office and staff is working remotely. Our grantmaking cycles are continuing as normal! Read the full notice here…