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By the Pope's Worldwide Prayer Network (Apostleship of Prayer) https://www.popesprayer.va/ “We need to grow in the conviction that a decrease in the pace of production and consumption can at times give rise to another form of progress and development.”  Pope Francis explains to us that it is i...
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Laurel Manley, Author, Colorado State University, Major in Biology Science and Ecosystem Science & Sustainability* and Carol Barbeito, Ph.D., Educational Editor, President Earth Protect*     “We showed that we are united and that we, young people, are unstoppable. - Greta Thunber...
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Vail Daily, from The Denver Post eEdition, July 3, 2020 Vail Resorts reports the company has taken a major step toward its goal of 100% renewable electricity as a new large-scale wind farm, enabled by the company, has gone online. Vail Resorts has committed to purchase 310,000 megawatt hours of win...
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By Matthew Daly, The Associated Press, The Denver Post eEdition, July 1, 2020 WASHINGTON» House Democrats on Tuesday unveiled a plan to address climate change that would set a goal of net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, while pushing renewable energy such as wind and solar power and addressi...
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Earth Day looked a little different this year. With the COVID-19 pandemic impacting people around the globe, in-person mass mobilizations and gatherings are not an option.Young people around the world are continuing the fight to safeguard our planet, and are motivating all of us to continue the figh...
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Josepha Eyre, Women’s Bean Project died of Covid 19, her obituary was lovely and I will pass along a quote, “You do not have to be great or important or famous to change the world.  If you can look around, you can be inspired by the situation or the challenges other people face and turn that i...
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Celebrate Earth Day by donating to Earth Protect's work to help environmental nonprofits gain greater visibility and support. We host over 50 organizations working on many environmental solutions. Help us by making a donation, follow the link below. Thanks Earth Protector! Earth Protect exists to e...
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In 50 years of Earth Day's, people have gathered to celebrate our Earth and bring attention and action to  reducing our harm of the Earth so it is sustainable for future generations. This year we are facing a global public health crisis that keeps us physically apart BUT does not prev...
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By SHERYL DEVORE LAKE COUNTY NEWS-SUN APR 16, 2020 | April 22 marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. But there will be no large gatherings across the nation as there were last year and years before that. Though some environmental leaders think a sea change at corporate and political levels is req...
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shared from The Denver Post, 3-3 2020  ANCHORAGE, ALASKA » Wells Fargo & Co. became the third major U.S. bank to announce that it will not support financing for oil and gas projects in the Arctic. The bank identified the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge on Alaska’s North Slope as an a...
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The Quardian has an announcement… in service of the escalating climate emergency, we have made an important decision – to renounce fossil fuel advertising, becoming the first major global news organisation to institute an outright ban on taking money from companies that extract fossil fuels. ...
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Shared from the 2/18/2020 The Denver Post eEditorial By Karen Weise © The New York Times Co. Jeff Bezos SEATTLE»Jeff Bezos, Amazon’s chief executive and the world’s richest man, said on Monday that he was committing $10 billion to address the climate crisis in a new initiative he called the ...
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New York City’s ban on fossil fuel projects is the largest municipal ban of its kind, ever. New York City has been a strong trendsetter for climate policy for years. When New York City announced its intent to divest its massive pension from fossil fuels two years ago, it set off a wave of divestment...
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“I’m not the kind of person who celebrates birthdays,” Greta Thunberg said as she turned 17 on Friday, marking the occasion in inimitable style - with a seven-hour hour protest outside the Swedish parliament. The climate activist braved winter conditions in her native Stockholm to continue the week...
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BY HANNAH KEEGAN FOR PEOPLE Greta Thunberg has got our attention. Now, her generation is poised to make a real difference. Greta Thunberg was 15 when she turned up at the Swedish parliament in 2018 on a one-teenager protest against climate change. In the year since, her acc...
Greta Thunberg during her school stirke for the climate our´tside the Parliament building in Stockholm Sweden
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https://www.earthprotect.com/donate-34, Your donation will go to help over 50 environmental nonprofits who are the heroes that work every day to help conserve and protect your air, water, wildlife, health and more. Earth Protect works to increase their visibility and engage supporters. We thank you....
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IOWA CITY, Iowa – The adults are still failing kids, Greta Thunberg told thousands of Iowans Friday. "We teenagers and children shouldn't have to take the responsibility." the teenage climate activists said. "But right now the world leaders keep acting like children, and somebody needs to...
Climate activist Greta Thunberg speaks during the
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Albert Einstein, (1870-1955) undoubtedly one of our world's most impactful geniuses said,  "Our task must be to free ourselves by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty." 
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With generous support from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, Youth Service America will award Afterschool Grants of up to $500 each to support youth-led service or service-learning activities in afterschool programs between November 2019 – May 2020. Any afterschool program in the U...
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Michael Grunwald is a senior staff writer for Politico Magazine. Elissa Slotkin has learned that climate change is both a national emergency and a political opportunity. As an assistant secretary of defense under President Barack Obama, she helped lead the Pentagon’s first study of how climate...
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