News & Events
21 Sep

Introducing Climate Check: Stories & Solutions

350Brooklyn’s monthly interview podcast launches today By Brynn Fuller-Becker Brynn Fuller-Becker is a member of Climate Idea Exchange. September 21, 2021•Listen nowanchor.fm•Spotify•website This has been a wild, crazy year. Not only has the pandemic swept across the world, but we are consistently seeing extreme weather batter our standards of living. From forest fires to flash […]

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20 Sep

Next General Meeting – October 14th

Sign up for our October Meeting where our speakers will help us to better understand the critical worker-climate connection.

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25 Aug

Astoria NRG plant – Comments needed!

Public comments work! Submit yours now.

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25 Aug

Tell Us How You Really Feel about Electric School Buses!

Please take a few minutes to fill this questionnaire that will help us represent Electric School Bus attitudes and opinions to our elected representatives. We are looking to get 100 questionnaires filled out in the next month so that we can raise awareness of our results around National Drive Electric Week.

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25 Aug

Support the NYS Clean Air, Clean Water Amendment

On the ballot this November, you will see a proposed amendment to the New York State Constitution that would secure clean air, clean water, and a healthful environment as a right for every New Yorker, for generations to come. We're gearing up to support this effort!

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25 Aug

Sign the Deadline Glasgow petition

Stop the Money Pipeline Coalition’s Deadline Glasgow initiative is gathering tens of thousands of signatures on a petition to demand that the US government and financial institutions stop funding the expansion of fossil fuel infrastructure and the destruction of tropical forests before the Glasgow Climate Talks on November 1, 2021.

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12 Aug

#SealTheDeal Day of Action

August 19 is shaping up to be a big day for pressuring Congress to be bold on climate, on the care economy, and on jobs with 600 rallies planned across the United States. And we’ve got two right here in NYC. The headline event is a big rally in Battery Park near Bowling Green in […]

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11 Aug

Next General Meeting – September 9th

Sign up for our extra-special September meeting - Why Creative Activism

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3 Aug

08/06 – Get On The Bus To Albany!

As we all know, this past spring our Albany legislators utterly failed to address the climate crisis. The Climate and Community Investment Act didn’t even move past the committee stage, and a half dozen other bills that proposed climate solutions were similarly stonewalled. Want to do something? On August 6th, New York Youth Climate Leaders […]

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2 Aug

Picnic in the Park – August 5th!

Mark your calendar for our August 5th in-person social at Prospect Park!

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19 Jun

Next General Meeting – July 8th

Sign up for our July meeting with Anthony Karefa Rogers-Wright, Director of Environmental Justice at New York. Corporate America is full of “solutions” to the climate crisis. What are these visions for the future and why should we in the climate movement be skeptical? Lawyers for the Public Interest, explain all this to us.

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26 May

WATCH: I support the CCIA

Watch and share the new "I support the CCIA" video from NY Renews, showing New Yorkers’ strong support of the Climate and Community Investment Act.

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18 May

Next General Meeting – June 10th

Sign up for our June meeting with Wendy Greenspun. We will identify some important ways climate activists can understand and honor painful emotions, build tools for preventing burnout, and develop strategies to build ongoing emotional sustainability. Sharing of examples, discussion and resources will be included.

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25 Apr

Next General Meeting – May 13th

How can climate activists inspire more people to get involved in confronting the climate emergency? Join us and special guest Jeff Berardelli (CBS) for a discussion at our May general meeting.

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1 Apr

Join Us to Bankrupt Line 3 – Stop the Money Pipeline on 4/17

STMP needs your help! On Saturday, April 17 a NYC Stop-the-Money-Pipeline coalition is planning a citywide action against banks that are funding the Line 3 pipeline. In the morning, the 350BK contingent will protest at multiple bank branches in Brooklyn and then join the larger rally at Blackrock headquarters and then Chase headquarters in Manhattan. The more people we have, the more branches we can hit!

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30 Mar

Sign up for Climate, Jobs, and Justice Week

On April 5th-9th NY Renews is organizing a big week of action to push both the Climate and Community Investment Act in Albany and the THRIVE Act in Washington. Both of these would direct real money towards renewable energy, good jobs, and environmental justice. There will be phone calls to make, (virtual) lobby visits to […]

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30 Mar

Next General Meeting – April 8th

What is “nature” for? Recreation? Contemplation? Supporting biodiversity? Cleaning our air and producing our food? Sign up for our April general meeting where we will explore Brooklyn’s natural world.

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7 Mar

Say it with a song: Pass the CCIA!

The Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act, passed by the NY State Legislature in 2019, requires our state to move rapidly off fossil fuels – but the law can only reach its full potential if we also pass the Climate Community Investment Act. This new bill would make companies pay for their greenhouse gas emissions. NY Renews, the statewide coalition pushing this essential climate bill, is asking its member groups to send our legislators a musical message.

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27 Feb

Next General Meeting – March 11th

Sign up for our March meeting where we will ask the question: "How might we achieve a green and just recovery for New York City?" Panelists include Costa Constantinides, Maritza Silva-Farrell, and Thaddeus Pawlowski.

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9 Feb

Protect What We Love – 02/13

Join us on Saturday, February 13, as we lead a parade of resisters to the proposed Gowanus fracked gas power plant. We’ll meet at the Thomas Greene Park in Gowanus at 2 pm. We will then march at a leisurely pace to accommodate families and kids through the Gowanus neighborhood – one of the neighborhoods […]

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29 Jan

Write A Letter to the Editor to Pass the CCIA!

NY Renews is fully geared up to get the Climate and Community Investment Act passed in this legislative session and they could use your help. Can you write a letter to the editor to one of our many local papers? Local elected officials read their local papers and so your letter can have a real impact. […]

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