News & Features

November E-News

November 2020 E-News

Our Grassroots Movement Is Driving Change Nationwide! Check out this edition of our E-News to meet grantees building community resilience nationwide, find out about youth keeping local energy nuclear-free, get to know New Voices supporter Aidan Fite, and more!

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The Sierra Fund

Community Resilience in the Time of COVID-19 Grantee Spotlight

The events of 2020 have kept many of us tuned into our newsfeeds and feeling overwhelmed and anxious. And…

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Incubating and Sustaining Community Resilience

Incubating & Sustaining Community Resilience Grantee Spotlight

When we launched our Grassroots Leadership Fund (GLF) last fall, we had two major goals: to channel funding to groups around the…

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October 2020 E-News

October 2020 E-News

Don’t miss this month’s E-News, where you can get to know our New Voices Fellows, meet Dan Ehresman from our Grassroots Funding Board, get important info about the 2020 Grassroots Grantee Convening, find out about how Rose incubates and sustains community resilience, & so much more!

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Day One

2020 Summer Academy Highlights New Voices Are Rising

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!

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September E-News

September 2020 E-News

Check out this month’s E-News to find out about our 2020 Film Fest, Jada’s Oakland Tree Planting, Flooding & Green Infrastructure in NOLA, our recent online Puget Fund Grants Workshop focusing at the intersection of equity and water quality, and so much more!

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Green Infrastructure Projects

Green Infrastructure & Flooding in New Orleans Grantee Spotlight

This summer has been marked by heatwaves and power outages around the country, fires and smoke in the…

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Q&A with Faith E,Briggs

New Voices Q&A with This Land Producer Faith E. Briggs 2020 Film Fest

Check out this interview between our New Voices Are Rising youth and the Producer and subject of the film This Land, Faith E. Briggs!

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August 2020 E-News

August 2020 E-News

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!

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Facial Recognition, Privacy, & Racial Justice

Facial Recognition, Privacy, & Racial Justice Grantee Spotlight

Over the last few months, you may have seen facial recognition in the news as cities, states, and tech…

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