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Family Climate Action Summit-February 9, 7:00 p.m.

posted Feb 3, 2017, 8:53 PM by SD Council PTA

Please join Board Vice President Kevin Beiser for the 2017 Family Climate Action Summit.

WHAT: San Diego Unified School Board Vice President Kevin Beiser, in partnership with the Sierra Club and the San Diego Unified Council of PTAs are hosting this event to:

  • Celebrate Environmental Achievements
  • Learn about current green clubs in schools, hear from students and educators
  • Discuss San Diego Unified’s Future Climate Action Plan to achieve 100% renewable energy
  • Learn how Climate Action Plans can benefit our school families

WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 9, 7-8:30 p.m.

WHERE: Kearny High School Auditorium, 1954 Komet Way, 92111

Guest Speakers:

Barbara Bry, San Diego City Councilmember, District 1

Celeste Bobryk-Ozaki, President, San Diego Unified Council of PTAs

Micah Mitrosky, Environmental Organizer, IBEW Local 569

Pete Hasapopoulos and Christine Herbeck, Sierra Club

In addition, leaders in environmental change will be recognized with the following awards:

Climate Leader of the Year Awards

Masada Disenhouse, SanDiego350

Celeste Bobryk-Ozaki, San Diego Unified Council of PTA’s

Max Guinn, Kids Eco Club

Climate Organization of the Year Award

Ruben Arizmendi, Sierra Club

Business Leader of the Year

Steve South, EDCO Disposal Corporation

RSVP is not required, but appreciated. Please RSVP to Pete Hasapopoulos, Sierra Club, Spanish translation services are available.

We hope to see you there!