Celebrating ACE: 10 Years Young
Launched in 2008, ACE is celebrating 10 years of educating young people on the science, impacts, and solutions of climate change and empowering them to take action.
We are excited to bring together our community to celebrate together on May 2, 2019 at glassybaby in Berkeley, CA.
The event will showcase inspiring young leaders, honoring their achievements in the climate movement. We will also recognize courageous educators and the generosity of ACE's most steadfast supporters.
What: A fantastic night of dining and donating to support young leaders taking action to stop climate change.
When: May 2, 2019
Where: glassybaby, 745 Heinz Avenue Berkeley, CA 94710
Who: 150 guests including business leaders in renewable energy, genX professionals, genZ and millenials making a difference, tech pros, government reps, nonprofit partners, philanthropic community, press, and more!
ACE is thrilled to honor the following individuals and organizations for their work and courage in the climate movement:
ACE Fellow Honoree, Victoria Barrett
Victoria Barrett has been learning about and fighting against the ways environmental racism and global climate justice manifest for 5 years now. She is a Fellow with the Alliance for Climate Education, traveled to Paris to attend and speak at the COP21 UN Conference on Climate Change, and is a plaintiff in the lawsuit brought by Our Children's Trust against the United States government for failing to act to protect our climate for future generations. Read More >>
ACE Teacher Honoree, Leigh Metcalfe
Leigh Metcalfe is an Environmental Science teacher at Reed High School in Sparks, Nevada and recently earned the honor of being named STEM Teacher of the Year in Nevada. Inspired by the ACE assembly and with ACE’s help, Leigh and her students formed a club to take action to reduce their impact on the environment through school and community based action projects. Read More >>
ACE Supporter Honoree, Katherine Seligmann
Katherine Seligmann is one of ACE's most steadfast supporters, helping to bring climate education and advocacy to North Carolina.
ACE Partner Honoree, The Powershift Network
The Power Shift Network is a national network of 80 climate, clean energy, and social justice organizations, including youth-led groups, who mobilize the collective power of young people to mitigate climate change and create a just, clean energy future and resilient, thriving communities for all.
Sponsorship demonstrates your organization’s commitment to the youth climate movement while at the same time gaining invaluable exposure to ACE’s network of 320,000 individuals.
Thank you to our generous sponsors:
Becky and Jim Eisen
Chelsea and Jonah Sachs
Individual tickets will be available for sale beginning March 2019. Check back for additional information soon.