3rd Annual Mother's Day Climate Rally
Start: Sunday, May 05, 2019• 2:00 PM
End: Sunday, May 05, 2019• 3:30 PM
Daniel's Run Elementary School
3705 Old Lee Highway
Fairfax, VA 22030
Same awesome speakers, same awesome band, same opportunities to connect with local environmental groups, same rally--just indoors so we don't get wet :) We can't wait to see you there!
Speakers! Music! Kids’ activities! Rally for the Virginia, the Green New Deal, and a safe climate for our kids to grow up in.
- Alexandria Villaseñor, Teen activist and advocate for #SchoolStrike4Climate. (After staging a school strike every Friday outside the United Nations for four months, 13-year old Alexandria became a principal organizer of the historic youth climate strike on March 15, 2019, which mobilized 1.6M youth from 123 countries.)
- Kristin Hogue, Graduate student in climate studies at Columbia University and mother of Alexandria: on parenting a young climate activist
- VA State Delegate Elizabeth Guzman, patron of the Virginia Green New Deal Resolution. (Learn how the Green New Deal will help transition Virginia to a clean, renewable energy future for our kids!)
- VA State Senator Chap Petersen, chief patron of bill to ban campaign contributions from Dominion Power
- Music by indie rock band M4TR—Music for the Revolution
350 Alexandria; 350 Fairfax; 350 Loudoun; Chesapeake Climate Action Network; Climate Reality Project—Northern Virginia; Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions; Food & Water Watch; Greater Prince William Climate Action Network; Green Muslims; Herndon-Reston Indivisible; Moms Clean Air Force; Mothers Out Front; Network NOVA; NOVA Climate; Our Revolution—Alexandria; Our Revolution—Arlington; Our Revolution—Northern Virginia; Sierra Club—Great Falls; Sierra Club—Virginia; and Virginia Student Environmental Coalition—GMU.