MN350 Community Meetings

MN350 Community Meetings

***Next Community Meeting is Wednesday, July 16 at 6:30pm in Minneapolis.  Location:  Bryant Square Park, 3101 Bryant Ave S, Minneapolis. MN350 July Community Meeting: The Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement! Gather with others concerned about climate change and looking to take action!  The MN350 Divestment Team will join us for the community meeting to give an overview of the divestment movement in Minnesota and opportunities to get involved with what has become the fastest growing divestment […]

Join MN350 at the People’s Climate March in NYC!

Join MN350 at the People’s Climate March in NYC!

MN350 invites you this September to New York City to stand up for justice and climate action! Can you come? Fill out this interest form and we’ll be in touch! Are you able to donate to help cover travel expenses for others? Thank you! Please use this button, which will direct your contribution specifically to the People’s Climate March: Leaders from across the world will gather at an important UN meeting on climate change in […]

April 3 Rally:  A Day of Tar Sands Action in MN

April 3 Rally: A Day of Tar Sands Action in MN

On April 3rd we rallied in the snow and sleet and  to protect Minnesota and the Great Lakes region by saying no to the proposed Alberta Clipper tar sands pipeline expansion. Hundreds of people came to the rally and march, and then stayed for over 6 hours of public testimony at the Public Utilities Company. By April 14th, the opposition generated over 12,000 public comments for Judge Limpan.  This is incredible!   See more pictures […]

MN Youth to DC for Large Civil Disobedience Action: KXL Dissent

MN Youth to DC for Large Civil Disobedience Action: KXL Dissent

On March 1st and 2nd students across the country will be converging on Washington DC to take place in the largest student civil disobedience around climate change in history.  50 of those students will be from Minnesota. —— The Keystone XL pipeline is set to bring toxic tar sands from Alberta, Canada to the Gulf Coast, where it will be refined for export. Young people realize that the approval of this pipeline will ensure that […]

Presbytery of the Twin Cities Area Votes to Take Divestment to National Church

Presbytery of the Twin Cities Area Votes to Take Divestment to National Church

On January 11th, the Presbytery of the Twin Cities Area passed a resolution to ask the national denomination to divest its funds from the fossil fuel industry. The passage of this resolution comes at an exciting time as faith communities across the state are taking on divestment as a way to address climate change. What makes this story so inspirational is the pivotal role youth played in the success of the divestment overture. Students from […]

Sea Change: Addressing Climate Change on Lake Superior

Sea Change: Addressing Climate Change on Lake Superior

Learn how one family from Two Harbors is engaging as leaders in the climate movement in Minnesota! Sea Change is an ambitious three year sailing and community-growing project with the purpose of enhancing climate change awareness and education, and building alliances in communities along the shores of Lake Superior. The climate is changing, and scientific evidence is overwhelming that greenhouse gases (CO2 emissions from the burning of fossil fuels in particular) are the principle cause.  […]

Divestment Minnesota

Divestment Minnesota

The MN350 Divestment Team is up and running! Wondering how you can get more involved with divestment in Minnesota by supporting existing campaigns?  The MN350 Divestment Team meets twice a month to do just this!  These meetings are open to the public and there is no divestment experience required to be a part of the divestment team.  Click here for more details.   Divestment Background  350.org launched a new fossil fuel divestment campaign this past […]