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Do you need funding for climate justice projects?

The Climate Reality Project will award Climate Justice Grants of $20,000 each for project-based initiatives that address environmental injustices.

In 2020, the Climate Justice for All Grants program was launched as an initiative that supports organizations and grassroots groups run by and primarily serving frontline communities for developing solutions to environmental injustices in the United States […]

Are you feeling anxious about climate change?

If you are sad, angry or fearful about climate change, you are not alone, according to the initial results of a recent study on climate change anxiety among environmentally engaged people.

The Focus Group Investigation of Climate Change Anxiety Among Environmental Activists was conducted in 2020 by the University of Kansas Department of Psychology and The […]

Give a little love (& a tree) this Valentine’s Day

If you’re looking for a unique way to show your love this Valentine’s Day, here are a few gift ideas that will live well beyond a bouquet of roses – and give a little love to the planet, too.

For many, Valentine’s Day is a time for giving bouquets. The National Retail Federation estimates Americans will […]

Explore local food, climate resilience & equity

Get a behind-the-scenes look at urban and indigenous food systems and how farmers are working to grow local food that is resilient to climate change, taps the wisdom of elders and looks at regenerative agricultural design for the future.

The Cultivate KC Annual Farmers & Friends event includes 10 speakers in this virtual program from 1 […]

Rebuild KC offers neighborhood grants

Could your neighborhood benefit from new trees, a community garden, solar installation or an affordable housing project?

The city of Kansas City just announced a new Rebuild KC Neighborhood Grand program to encourage better neighborhoods with projects that promote affordable housing, sustainable streetscapes, blight elimination, violence prevention, energy efficiency, solar and renewable energy and overall healthy […]