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TAKE ACTION ON THE ELEMENTAL

Earth, water, fire, and air - The four elements that are essential to human life. As we test the elements they create complex challenges such as wildfires and sea level rise. These issues have empowered people to band together with the knowledge that change isn’t just necessary – It’s Elemental.

Discover how you can help forge solutions.

MAKE CONNECTIONS WITH ELEMENTAL COMMUNITY PARTNERS

     BAAQMD explOratorium Tuolomne River Trust                 

 

Anote's Ark: Donate to the education fund for Sermary Tiare’s seven children at www.gofundme.com/sermaryfund

 

The Human Element: Subscribe to The Sunflower Alliance: Resisting fossil fuels, Working for climate justice. www.sunflower-alliance.org/get-involved/

 

Wilder Than Wild: Develop a Wildfire Action Plan. Participate in a community organization that prepares for wildfire. Support wildfire wise organizations and public policies. www.wilderthanwildfilm.org/take-action

MAKE A PLEDGE

  • Greening: Learn about how to get street trees and sidewalk gardens on your block, while ensuring that young street trees grow into healthy, mature ones.
  • Adopt a river: Support stewardship of the Tuolumne River Region
  • Add your voice: Ride the wave of solution-orientated citizen engagement needed to protect our oceans, coasts and their communities
  • Fight refinery pollution: Slow climate catastrophe by stopping the expansion of the fossil fuel industries in our region

 

 


TAKE ACTION ON CLEAN ENERGY

We already have the technologies to transform our electric grid to be powered by renewable energy.

But dirty energy still has control. One-third of greenhouse gas emissions in the United States are caused by fossil fuels in electricity production. Fossil fuels also have implications on our health, water quality, and the environment.

Get to the bottom of the issues and help make renewable energy a reality.

MAKE CONNECTIONS WITH OUR CLEAN ENERGY COMMUNITY PARTNERS

350SF 

 

Current Revolution: Mobilize with #GreenForAll - building a green economy strong enough to lift people out of poverty. Fight climate change from the ground up. Sign up at www.greenforall.org/join

 

MAKE A PLEDGE

 

 


TAKE ACTION ON ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH

 

MAKE CONNECTIONS WITH OUR ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH COMMUNITY PARTNERS

Center for Environmental HealthCA Farmers Market AssocKiss the GroundSoil Not OilStory of Stuff Project

 

Complicit: Endorse the “Challenge to the Electronics Industry” by the International Campaign for Responsible Technology (ICRT) and the GoodElectronics Network at complicitfilm.org.

 

Dirt Rich: Find out what Community Powered Solutions you can get involved with in Agroecology, Education, Ecological Restoration, Community, and Alternative Energy at soilnotoilcoalition.org/community-powered-solutions/

 

Inventing Tomorrow: “If you have a game changing idea and the guts to make it happen, you can change the world,” student viewer. Plan a free field trip screening at www.inventingtomorrowmovie.com/impact/

 

Subscribe to ChinaFile: an online magazine published by the Center on US-China Relations at Asia Society, dedicated to promoting an informed, nuanced, and vibrant public conversation about China, in the U.S. and around the world. www.chinafile.com

 

MAKE A PLEDGE

  • Kiss the Ground: Help to inspire participation in the regeneration of the planet, starting with soil
  • Buy Local: Reduce your carbon footprint by shopping at your local farmer’s markets
  • Join the Coalition: Promote local and ecologically sustainable farming practices
  • Support Environmental Health: Protecting local communities and families from toxic chemicals in our environments by working with businesses and local governments

 

 


TAKE ACTION ON ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE

MAKE CONNECTIONS WITH OUR COMMUNITY PARTNERS

Bay Area Women in FilmConnect4ClimateIdle No Moresf-urban-film-fest.pngWomen's Earth AllianceWomen's Environmental Network

 

Patrimonio: Promote a healthy environment. Visit www.cemda.org.mx/calidad-del-aire/ to help change legislation, improve public policy and strengthen the rule of law with the Mexican Environmental Law Center.

 

Silas: Learn more about TIMBY (This is My Backyard) - a suite of interconnected digital tools that help teams tackle complex problems with unparalleled speed and security, at www.silasthemovie.com

Tortoise & Tapir: Take Action for the Earth and Indigenous Peoples! Join the Achuar in sending a message of resistance to GeoPark today! amazonwatch.org/take-action

Nail House: Become a member of the SF Community Land Trust. Their mission: to create permanently affordable, resident-controlled housing in San Francisco through community ownership of land. Sfclt.org

 

Warrior Women: Uphold Environmental Justice for All. Join a campaign by the Lakota People’s Law Project at www.lakotalaw.org/our-campaigns

MAKE A PLEDGE

  • Tap into the Network: join a community of women in the San Francisco Bay Area working to enhance stewardship of the environment.
  • Stand for Justice: Join the Achuar in their fight to protect their sacred rainforests and ancestral way of life.
  • Take on climate change: Ending extreme poverty is unattainable without taking on climate change. It’s time to face the defining challenge of our generation.
  • Drop dirty palm oil: Tell big companies to stop buying palm oil that fuels destruction, forest fires, and human rights abuses in Indonesia.

 

 


TAKE ACTION ON THE WILD

MAKE CONNECTIONS WITH OUR COMMUNITY PARTNERS

      WildAct        

 

MAKE A PLEDGE

  • A Wild Act: Learn what you can do to protect Vietnam wildlife
  • Speak up: Tell congress to save the Endangered Species Act
  • Fight for Sharks:Adopt a shark and learn about reef restoration

 


TAKE ACTION ON FOOD

We can see the negative impacts that the industrial food system has all around us. From environmental damage such as water pollution to health threats like arsenic contamination and antibiotic resistance, nevertheless industrial food production still dominates the market.

Sustainable food production is the way forward. Learn how you can help the food sustainability movement.

 

MAKE CONNECTIONS WITH OUR COMMUNITY PARTNERS

Food Commons FresnoGood Food FoundationRainbow Grocery

MAKE A PLEDGE


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Photo credits at top: The Human Element; Complicit: Warrior Women; Point of No Return; Spirit of Discovery; The Harvest.