Youth Climate Leaders Unite for the NY HEAT Act
Start: Thursday, November 30, 2023•11:00 AM
Join the Renewable Heat Now Campaign for a momentous gathering of youth climate leaders from across New York State as we come together in the heart of Albany to advocate for a sustainable and equitable future. Our mission is clear: to demand climate action call for the inclusion of the NY HEAT Act in Governor Kathy Hochul's executive budget.
1. Press Conference (11:00 AM - 11:30 AM): Get inspired as our young climate champions kick off the event with a powerful press conference, sharing their visions for a sustainable future and the urgent need for the NY HEAT Act. You'll hear passionate voices and compelling stories that underscore the importance of this legislation.
2. Postcard Delivery to Governor Kathy Hochul (11:30 AM - 12:00 PM): Together, we'll walk to the Governor's office and present thousands of postcards signed by New Yorkers who support the NY HEAT Act. Let our collective voice send a clear message to our leadership - the time for change is now.
3. Capitol Food Court Lunch (12:00 PM - 12:45 PM): After the postcard delivery, enjoy a relaxing lunch in the Capitol's food court. Share ideas, network, and recharge for the next steps in our climate action journey.
4. Optional Capitol Building Tour (1:00 PM - 2:00 PM): Meet at the Capitol Desk by the State Street Entrance. For those interested, join us for an optional guided tour of the historic New York State Capitol Building. Discover its rich history and architectural beauty as you explore the heart of our state's government.
The NY HEAT Act is a top legislative priority for climate and energy affordability organizations throughout the state. By attending this event, you'll be part of a movement that is pushing for cleaner, more affordable home energy solutions while combating climate change.
- Date: Thursday, November 30th, 2023
- Time: 11:00 AM
- Location: New York State Capitol Building, Albany, New York
This event is an opportunity for young climate leaders and concerned citizens to come together, make their voices heard, and drive the change we need to combat climate change and ensure a sustainable future for all.
Join us in Albany, be a part of the solution, and help us put the NY HEAT Act on the path to success. Together, we can make a difference.