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Introducing our interim executive director

Friends, partners, donors, and supporters: Today marks the beginning of Climate Generation’s transition into its next chapter. As we move forward, we want to assure you that the Climate Generation Board of Directors is fully dedicated to a smooth leadership transition, championing our shared mission to empower individuals and their communities to engage in solutions […]

Reflecting on 15 Years and Moving Forward

I remember when I first heard Will Steger give his Eyewitness to Global Warming presentation to a crowded audience in May 2006; I was visiting the Twin Cities for the first time to interview for a job as the founding Executive Director of what was then called the Will Steger Foundation. Instantly mesmerized by his […]

Kira Liu Receives Environmental Initiative’s Courageous Innovator Award

Climate Generation is proud to acknowledge Kira Liu, our Community Engagement Coordinator, on being the recipient of this year’s Environmental Initiative Courageous Innovator Award! The Environmental Initiative Awards is an annual recognition program that celebrates people and projects working in partnership at the nexus of a healthy environment, a prosperous economy and an equitable society. […]

2019 STEM Expo: 2,000 Students Discover Green STEM Careers

Climate Generation partnered with Minneapolis Public Schools for a second year to bring Green STEM Careers to their annual STEM & Career Exploration Expo on March 20th, 2019. The Green Alley, a focused area of the Expo that highlighted environmental and energy organizations and companies, exposed over 2,000 eighth grade students to the exciting opportunities […]

Annual Appreciation Breakfast a Success!

Over 50 supporters joined our team for our annual Donor Appreciation Breakfast on May 2nd at the Red Stag Supperclub. Amongst coffee and eggs, this annual breakfast tradition includes a short program from Climate Generation’s team to update our supporters on our current initiatives. Climate change is an enormous issue that requires many levers and […]

2018 STEM Expo Recap

Climate Generation partnered with Minneapolis Public Schools to bring Green STEM Careers to their annual STEM & Career Exploration Expo on February 21st. In the Green Alley, over 2,000 eighth grade students learned about the exciting opportunities in Green STEM Careers from Climate Generation and twelve other organizations and companies from around the state. We […]

Green + STEM = The Clean-Energy Future

This February, Climate Generation is excited to be a sponsor for the Minneapolis Public Schools STEM & Career Exploration Expo. More than 2,000 8th-grade students will be in attendance to learn about the opportunities STEM careers have to offer, and we are excited to partner with 12 exhibitors to create the Green Alley — a […]