Hope Amidst Crisis with Rebecca Solnit and the Climate Momentum

Civic San Francisco Bay • 24 September 2019
Event date 27 Sep '19 06:30 pm - 09:00 pm
Event location 770 North Point St, San Francisco, CA 94109 • 770 North Point St, San Francisco, 94109, CA, United States
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On the last day of the climate strike, Sunrise Movement Bay Area is hosting a fundraiser featuring local thinkers and movers who are working on solving the climate crisis.

Featuring:
Light food and beverages
Interactive activities, music, raffles of Patagonia Sunrise gear!

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A reflection on the strike and the climate movement from an organizer with the Sunrise Movement.

Fossil Free UC activists discussing the recent successes of their movement in pushing the University of California to divest from its fossil fuel holdings.

A talk from Kourtni Brown, Founder and Director of Common Compost in Oakland, on the opportunities presented for decarbonization in our soil and through regenerative agriculture.

Dr. Vijaya Nagarajan, professor at University of San Francisco, on the intersection of religion and the environmental movement.

And our keynote speaker, author Rebecca Solnit, to discuss building and maintaining hope in our moment of crisis under climate change.
The event will close with a panel of all of our speakers.
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Sliding scale suggested donation of: $11 - 30. All donations will go to Sunrise Bay Area, and the hub’s efforts towards climate justice.

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3 weeks agoAdd to Calender 2019-09-27 22:30:00 2019-09-27 22:30:00 Hope Amidst Crisis with Rebecca Solnit and the Climate Momentum On the last day of the climate strike, Sunrise Movement Bay Area is hosting a fundraiser featuring local thinkers and movers who are working on solving the climate crisis. Featuring: Light food and beverages Interactive activities, music, raffles of Patagonia Sunrise gear! // A reflection on the strike and the climate movement from an organizer with the Sunrise Movement. Fossil Free UC activists discussing the recent successes of their movement in pushing the University of California to divest from its fossil fuel holdings. A talk from Kourtni Brown, Founder and Director of Common Compost in Oakland, on the opportunities presented for decarbonization in our soil and through regenerative agriculture. Dr. Vijaya Nagarajan, professor at University of San Francisco, on the intersection of religion and the environmental movement. And our keynote speaker, author Rebecca Solnit, to discuss building and maintaining hope in our moment of crisis under climate change. The event will close with a panel of all of our speakers. // Sliding scale suggested donation of: $11 - 30. All donations will go to Sunrise Bay Area, and the hub’s efforts towards climate justice. 770 North Point St, San Francisco, CA 94109 America/New_York public Climate #sunrisemovement