ACE alumni Afsana Akter and Amosh Neupane teamed up to deliver a powerful keynote address at the 2015 NYC Sustainability Summit, sharing their personal stories of climate activism and calling their peers to action.
Kevin Olivarez is a 21-year-old from Las Vegas who worked with ACE in high school, eventually representing his school at the Green Schools National Conference. Since then, he's been applying his passion for a healthy environment to his daily life.
On June 4th, a ragtag group of youth in matching white ACE t-shirts wandered the annual Jimmy Fund Scooper Bowl, an all-you-can-eat ice cream bonanza held to raise money for cancer. However, this sweet treat was the end of a demanding leg of the long journey towards climate justice.
Between June 12 and June 14, over 100 high schoolers from Northern CA attended the HOBY Leadership Seminar in Sacramento. Erinn Wong, a rising junior at John F. Kennedy High School in Sacramento, wrote about her experience.
It’s with great pleasure that I announce the addition of four new members to our Board of Directors. They bring fresh knowledge and expertise to ACE that will further our mission and strengthen our network.
Last week, Reno-Tahoe ACE Action Fellows Alicia Wong and Kimberly Garcia were honored by Soroptimist International of Truckee Meadows (SITM) for their leadership and accomplishments with the Idle-Free Schools campaign.