CLIMATE CONVERSATIONS: How to Develop Community-led, Green Economy Initiatives

February 25, 2020 - 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Community members add solar panels to a community solar array atop School 77, a new community center and hub in Buffalo, New York – PUSH Buffalo

This event is part of a weekly program this February and March called Reality Changes Everything: CLIMATE CONVERSATIONS.
Please join us for dinner and conversation. Food will be served beginning at 5:30 and the program will start at 5:45. We will be serving vegetarian soup with stretch bread donated by Pastabilities and gluten-free rice cakes donated by Syracuse Cooperative Market.

How do we develop community-led, green economy initiatives to mitigate the climate crisis, create resilient communities and respond to neighborhood needs? A conversation with the Urban Jobs Task Force, Taurus Development Group (partners in the Salina 1st project), and PEACE Inc. on challenges faced, lessons learned from past initiatives, and how regional groups are working to create the change we need.