Neal Cornett

  • published Get Involved in Act Now 2016-01-20 15:34:51 -0500

    Become a volunteer

    How you can help:

    1. Sign up for our emails
    2. Get involved with the #DefundClimateChange campaign.
    3. Attend our direct actions
    4. DONATE: Your gift will help us continue working to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and promote the use of clean energy in the Mid-Atlantic region
    5. Share your skills with Climate First!. You could assist us by:

    • Making creative signs at home for use in our direct actions
    • Handing out leaflets at local environmental events
    • Posting on our social media
    • Doing financial or other research on your home computer
    • Keeping our office computers and other hardware humming along
    • Assisting us on our direct actions
    • Being a guest writer on our blog
    • Taking photos at our events
    • Co-leading our direct actions

    6. Things you can do at home:

    • Look for Energy Star when buying products such as lighting for your home
    • Maintain your heating and cooling equipment regularly
    • Seal and insulate your home
    • Reduce, reuse, recycle
    • Use water efficiently
    • Be green in your yard by composting food scraps and yard waste
    • Purchase environmentally friendly electricity
    • Calculate your household's carbon footprint by using EPA's Household Carbon Footprint Calculator
    • When possible, walk, bike, and use public transportation
    • Actions speak much louder than words
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