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Job Announcement: Virginia Director (Richmond, VA )

*Remote option available during COVID-19 pandemic* The Chesapeake Climate Action Network is seeking a talented Virginia Director to lead our justice-centered movement — in the streets and in the halls
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“What Are You?” – How Struggles with Multiculturalism Have Informed My Activism

By Zamir Ticknor “What Am I?”   I remember wearing my bright, aqua blue Panjabi with exquisite designs on the collars– that my family bought when I was in my home
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When it Comes to Climate Activism, There is No “One Lane”

We’ve received pushback for supporting Black Lives Matter and voting issues being “out of our lane.” Here’s our response. By Courtney Dyson When it comes to fighting the climate crisis,
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1,500+ Marylanders to Hogan Administration: Reject the Eastern Shore Pipeline Project

On the Heels of Massive Fracked-Gas Pipeline Shutdowns Nationally, Hogan Administration Considering Approval for a New Pipeline down the Eastern Shore of Maryland SALISBURY, MD — Today, environmental organizations announced
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Do the Next Right Thing: On Grief, Parenting, and Coronavirus

On Grief I was talking to a friend recently who is living with grief – her mom is sick, she and her family have moved temporarily to be with her,
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Environmental Groups Speak Out Against the Eastern Shore Pipeline for Fracked Gas

On the Heels of Massive Fracked-Gas Pipeline Shutdowns Nationally, Hogan Administration Considering Approval for a New Pipeline down the Eastern Shore of Maryland SALISBURY, MD — Today, dozens of organizations
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Atlantic Coast Pipeline is Dead. Dominion Energy and Duke Energy Abandon $8 billion, 600-mile Pipeline for Fracked Gas

After six years of protest by environmentalists, landowners, and justice organizations, the companies say court challenges prevent them from moving forward. Chesapeake Climate Action Network was proud to help lead
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Letter from the Director

It was the worst of times. It was the worst of times.  Or so it seems lately in our country. Covid-19. Police brutality. The recession. And, in case anyone has
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Ahead of Vote, Dozens of Organizations Call on State to Reject Proposed Investments in Controversial Gas Retrofits at State Facility on the Eastern Shore

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Anne Havemann, Chesapeake Climate Action Network, (202) 997-2466 Retrofits are Premature and Would Increase Use of Fossil Fuels, Hurt Maryland’s  Push for More Renewable Energy and
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Virginia Withholds Key Permit for “Header Injustice Project”

CCAN Statement: “This was a needed win in these trying times” FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 26, 2020CONTACT:Denise Robbins, Communications Director, denise@chesapeakeclimate.org, 240-630-1889Anne Havemann, General Counsel, anne@chesapeakeclimate.org, 240-630-2146Lauren Landis, Grassroots Coordinator,
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