Get Inspired: SunCommon’s Climate Action Film Festival

Last night, more than 200 Vermonters braved the snowy weather to gather at the sold-out Burlington Premiere of the Climate Action Film Festival, organized by our friends at SunCommon. The Festival features short films from around North America highlighting volunteer conservation work, community solar projects, carbon capture, and nonviolent direct…

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Vermont Youth: “Protect Our Future. Act on Climate.”

On Friday, January 10th, dozens of students representing the Vermont Youth Lobby and the Vermont Youth Climate Congress closed out the first week of the 2020 legislative session — a week already abuzz with calls for bold climate action — by delivering their Young Vermonters United Climate Declaration to our…

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VPIRG is hiring for the 2020 Summer Canvass!

Apply here: www.vpirg.org/2020CanvassApp Position: VPIRG Summer Canvasser Location: Burlington, VT Ever wish you could get paid to travel Vermont, bike around some of the most scenic parts of the state, camp with friends, and make a positive impact on the most important environmental issues of our time? If you answered…

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Students Demand Bold Climate Action at Vermont Youth Climate Congress

On Sunday afternoon, more than 170 student delegates from 43 schools (as well as several Vermont homeschoolers!) united at the State House in Montpelier for the first-ever Vermont Youth Climate Congress, where they passed the most moving climate declaration Vermont has ever seen. They were joined by a number of…

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