Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

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Edwards House
1 Badger Road
Framingham, MA 01702

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Alyssa Browning-Gray

Saturday, May 14th, 2016  ·  9am - 5pm  ·  Edwards House, 1 Badger Road, Framingham, MA


Join high school aged youth of faith from around New England in an opportunity to educate, energize, and organize around church-based responses to climate change and environmental injustice.  Learn from young leaders and one another through worship, workshops, sharing meals together, and more.


    Featured Speakers

   Proposed Workshops

  • Introduction to Climate Change in New England and Getting Started
  • Food Systems and Environmental Racism/Justice
  • Climate Change Communication
  • Youth-led Community Organizing
  • Political Advocacy and Energy Policy
  • Supporting Youths in Taking Action (for chaperones)

    Tentative Schedule

09:00 -- Check-in, breakfast, introductions
10:00 -- Welcome and opening worship feat. Mariama
10:30 -- Break/transition
10:40 -- First workshop session
12:00 -- Lunch
01:00 -- Margaret's keynote
01:20 -- Break/transition
01:30 -- Second workshop session
02:50 -- Break/transition
03:00 -- Ashley's keynote
03:20 -- Break/transition
03:30 -- Regional discussion groups
04:25 -- Transition
04:30 -- Thank you and closing worship 

Registration closes at 11am on May 9th.
To get t-shirts let Alyssa ( know how many of which sizes by 6pm on May 4th.  After that, you can register for the event, but we can't guarantee t-shirts for your party. 


Contact MACUCC Climate Justice Interns, Alyssa ( and Emma (,
with any comments, questions, or concerns.  Attendance will be capped at 100. Media release form required.


Attached Files

Media Release Form and Optional Health Permission Slip

Youth AFIRE Flyer

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