Climate, Jobs and Justice

Fogartyville Community Media & Arts Center

Event info
Date: Tuesday, June 22, 2021
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Fogartyville Community Media & Arts Center
Address: 525 Kumquat Court

Tuesday, June 22, 7pm


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Creating Good Local Jobs and a Sustainable Future for All by Building a Green Economy in the Suncoast Region

Join us to learn about:

  • The formation of the Suncoast Clean Jobs Coalition
  • The details on how President Biden’s American Jobs Plan can begin the process of transforming the economies of the Suncoast Region—Sarasota, Manatee and Charlotte Counties—by addressing the climate crisis through improved, clean infrastructure and other projects that reduce the carbon footprint and improve the environment while creating tens of thousands of living wage jobs
  • The important work of Sarasota climate student activists and leaders of Sarasota Students for Climate and how they are organizing to fight climate change and to create a livable future for young people

Questions and discussion will follow the presentations

Panelists include:

  • Carol Lerner, Suncoast Clean Jobs Coalition—Moderator
  • Johannes Werner, Progressive Sarasota and Suncoast Clean Jobs Coalition
  • Anja Schwarzbauer, Co-Lead, Sarasota Students for Climate
  • Mehak Sandhu, Co-Lead, Sarasota Students for Climate

Sponsored by:  Progressive Sarasota and the Suncoast Climate Justice Coalition

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