18th Annual “Keep Winter Cold”

CCAN POLAR BEAR PLUNGE

Take The Plunge For Our Climate on February 11, 2023,

 at the National Harbor or Virtually! 

We're building a movement

to fight climate change across our region and beyond.

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Our team draws strength from working with people like you. Together, we CAN fight climate change and builid a cleaner, safer future for all. Come fight with us!

20 Years of Climate Action

For years, CCAN has grown and evolved. Find out about victories we've achieved and lessons we've learned. Save the date to celebrate our 20th anniversary.

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We’ve recently launched a new Action Membership program to expand leadership and strengthen our community. Find out how we can help YOU make a real impact.

Help us pass historic climate legislation on every level through our advocacy arm, CCAN Action Fund. 

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