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May 05, 2017

Y.E.C.A. Marches and Lobbies for Climate Action on Capitol Hill

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The stifling humidity and record-setting temperatures were no match for over 200,000 moms, students, scientists, front-line community members, and other activists on April 29. The People’s Climate March 2017 drew hundreds of thousands of concerned citizens out into the streets for 370 separate marches across the country. Y.E.C.A. had members at several of these marches, but its largest presence was in the streets of the capital, where dozens of Y.E.C.A. members from all across the country marched for faithful climate action.

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Mar 28, 2017


Mar 24, 2017

Aaron Iverson | March "Neighbor Award" Winner

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Aaron Iverson is currently a post-doc researcher at Cornell University focused on agroecology and maximizing ecosystem services through agricultural landscapes.

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Mar 17, 2017

Reflections on My Year as a Climate Leadership Fellow

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Climate Leadership Fellow Shannon Farmer reflects on her fellowship experience

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Mar 16, 2017

It's Our Fifth Birthday!

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We're marking our fifth birthday with a new strategic plan and a $5,000 matching grant campaign. Will you help us celebrate?

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Mar 15, 2017

Young Evangelicals for Climate Action Applauds House GOP Climate Resolution

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YECA responds to introduction of House GOP climate resolution

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Mar 15, 2017

House Republicans Introduce Climate Change Resolution

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17 Republican Congresspersons introduced a resolution calling for American innovation to address climate change

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Feb 17, 2017

Senate Confirms Pruitt; Votes to Cloud Ties of Incoming EPA Administrator to Fossil Fuel Industry

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Senate Confirms Pruitt to Head EPA Mere Days Before Thousands of Emails Detailing Relationship with Fossil Fuel Industry Are Set to Be Released

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Feb 16, 2017

Thomas Philbrick | February "Neighbor Award" Winner

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Thomas Philbrick (Wheaton College ’15) is currently working for an agricultural law firm in Missouri, equipping himself for a future that will focus on bringing reconciliation between agriculture and the environment.

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Jan 24, 2017

Young Evangelicals for Climate Action Deeply Concerned by President Trump’s Commitment to Approve Keystone and Dakota Access Pipelines

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President Trump Signs Executive Orders Expediting Keystone and Dakota Access Pipeline Projects

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