Groundswell: CLCV Blog

Jun 28, 2016

On June 9, CLCV honored four of California’s leading environmental champions at its annual Environmental Leadership Awards in San Francisco tonight.

"CLCV is proud to honor these three remarkable women and one outstanding organization, for their contributions to California’s environmental movement," said CLCV chief executive officer Sarah Rose. "They all inspire us all to work for social and environmental progress, for the health and well-being of our communities, and for the future of our planet."

Jun 16, 2016

By Gene Karpinski and Sarah Rose

This content originally appeared in the Merced-Sun Star

Jun 16, 2016

The votes in California’s primary are in, and the environment and the clean energy economy are the clear winners.

Jun 1, 2016

CLCV will honor Senator Barbara Boxer with the Byron Sher Lifetime Achievement Award at our annual Environmental Leadership Awards in San Francisco on June 9, 2016. 

Jun 1, 2016

CLCV is thrilled to honor Dolores Clara Fernández Huerta, a renowned labor leader and civil rights activist, at our annual Environmental Leadership Awards on June 9th.

Huerta is co-founder of the National Farmworkers Association, which later became the United Farm Workers (UFW).

Jun 1, 2016

Vien Truong will receive CLCV's Environmental Leadership Award at our annual San Francisco gala on June 9th.

Jun 1, 2016

On June 9th, CLCV will honor the Silicon Valley Leadership Group with our Environmental Leadership Award.

The Leadership Group is a public policy business trade organization founded in 1977 by HP co-founder David Packard. SInce then, the organization has played an important role in shaping the Silicon Valley and in crafting regional, state, and federal solutions to improve the area’s economy.

May 27, 2016

A letter to the editor dispels Henry Stern myths better than we could.

May 12, 2016

Peak oil? Not if campaign money is an indication.

May 6, 2016

They're ba-ack! (Actually, they never left).


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