"Action is the Antidote to Despair" - Edward Abbey

Friday, November 29, 2019 at 11:30 AM · 3 rsvps
Silver Spring, Md

Climate Strike vs. JPMorgan Chase Bank

Image: The Chase bank branch was shut-down
during the peaceful protest on Sept. 27, 2019. 

Young students around the world will soon be calling on millions of adults to join their global climate strike on Friday, November 29, 2019, all in an effort to force action regarding the impending climate crisis. 

Join Climate First! in downtown Silver Spring, Maryland on Nov. 29th as we show our support for the student "strikers" with a climate march and "strike" vs. JPMorgan Chase Bank, the largest investor in fossil fuels of any bank in the world. Please RSVP below.

What: A short march and protest against JPMorgan Chase Bank.
When: 11:30 am, Friday, Nov. 29, 2019. The event will end around 1 pm. 
Where: Meet at outdoor Rachel Carson sculpture, 1132 Ripley St., Silver Spring, MD. 
Misc: Meeting spot is a 3 minute walk from the SE exit of the Silver Spring Metro Station. Leave station, and turn right. Walk by bike racks, and soon proceed uphill on a sidewalk between the transit center and MARC train platform. At top of hill, turn left, and cross Ripley St. to sculpture. Limited time at lunch? Meet us at Chase Bank at 8435 Georgia Ave in downtown Silver Spring. Note: There is no civil disobedience or arrests planned at the event.

For further info and/or to sign-up for this event, contact Ted at tconwell@climatefirst.us, or (301) 589-7598 (mobile).

Tuesday, December 03, 2019 at 12:01 AM
Climate First!'s website in Takoma Park, MD


#GivingTuesday is coming. 

On Tuesday, December 3, 2019, we're asking you to help Climate First! continue making an impact on the world's most pressing issue--the climate crisis. 

Make a difference through donating your skills and/or funds to our climate protection efforts. Climate First! has a goal of bringing on three new volunteers and raising $5,000 during the worldwide 24 hour fundraiser.

Whatever you can do--contributing your time and/or money to our work--we'll be grateful to have you join the Climate First! team. 

Together, we WILL make a difference!      


Ted Conwell

Board of Directors
Climate First!