Join Roxbury Environmental Empowerment Project as they have a follow-up with the Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) on the topic of youth violence. BPHC's Executive Director, Dr. Barbara Ferrer, will present their plan of action to address youth violence in the city developed in response to the meeting with REEP that they had this past fall.
Join the national discussion about the links between environmental justice, sustainable energy, and green-collar jobs.
Date: Wednesday, January 9, 2007
Location: ACE at 2181 Washington Street, Suite 301, Roxbury, MA 02119.
The ACE office will be closed from 12/24 to 1/2, opening back up on Wednesday 1/3. ACE staff can be reached during the holiday on their emails.
Longtime community activist and city councilor Chuck Turner will be awarded for his efforts in the pursuit of social justice at the Community Church near Copley Square. Join us in saluting a stalwart ally.
Want to learn more about ACE's work? Come on out to this session for a brief orientation and discussion about environmental justice. Food and drink will be provided.
Wednesday 12/5 at 6 p.m.
at ACE's office (click here for directions)
Join REEP as they lobby the legislature on commercial vehicle diesel pollution control legislation - numbers and personal stories count! Prepare yourself by attending the "Learn How to Lobby" training on December 12th and then put your skills to work.
Come, learn and share how government, the scientific research communities, and community groups approach issues related to air quality and public health. Contact Brandon (617.442.3343 x225; email@example.com) or Marlena (617.442.3343 x227; firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information or to RSVP. Come for part or all of the discussion!