Climate Justice

earth & Climate Action

The Earth and Climate Action Ministry Team (ECAM) through its programs at church and outreach: Fosters awareness of the environmental and climate crisis; Advocates for climate/environmentally friendly government policies; Promotes environmental justice; Collaborates with other organizations to protect our environment.

Learn some Basic Climate Science and some ways you can make a difference right now!

Upcoming EVENTS

Join us for any of our upcoming events, or join with other local climate action teams!

There are no upcoming events at this time.

RECENT NEWS

300 Trees Give Away

300 Trees Give Away

On March 6, East Shore's Earth & Climate Action Ministry members joined with other volunteers to help 300 Trees, a local environmental group, distribute about 250 trees free of charge to Bellevue residents. The aim is to help the city of Bellevue reach its goal of...

ECAM Supports Free Tree Pick Up

ECAM Supports Free Tree Pick Up

Would you like to improve your neighborhood and help Bellevue increase its tree canopy? A new non-profit organization, 300 Trees, is offering six kinds of native trees at no cost to Bellevue residents.  The different species are deciduous or evergreen, small or tall,...

Get the Vote Out: Georgia

Get the Vote Out: Georgia

Back in the Fall, East Shore members and friends did an amazing job of writing postcards and letters, and making phone calls to help ensure marginalized voters in states such as Georgia, Louisiana and South Carolina knew where and when to register and their options...

Book & Movie Suggestions from Earth & Climate Action Ministry Team

Book & Movie Suggestions from Earth & Climate Action Ministry Team

The Earth and Climate Action Ministry Team has these suggestions for books and movies to help keep those winter blues away! My Octopus Teacher, an original Netflix Film This delightful 85-minute documentary relates the story of Craig Foster, a diver and filmmaker who...

East Shore’s Get Out the Vote Wraps Up

East Shore’s Get Out the Vote Wraps Up

Wow, what a project this has been! Our postcarding effort is now finished, and we’ve distributed more than 15,000 postcards to encourage marginalized voters in Southern states such as Georgia, South Carolina and Alabama, via members and friends of East Shore. Eighty...

East Shore Gets Out the Vote – Update October 2020

East Shore Gets Out the Vote – Update October 2020

Wow, we’ve had a fantastic level of support for this project.  Over 75 members are involved with writing postcards, printing letters and making phone calls.  Children are helping to write postcards and some youth are expressing interest in texting voters too.  In...

East Shore’s Get Out the Vote August 2020 Update

East Shore’s Get Out the Vote August 2020 Update

We’ve got our processes in place and running smoothly, so we’re ready to coordinate more people participating. If you have a bit of time to help out, please read on to choose the method that works best for you. Please invite three friends (whether members of East...

East Shore Gets Out the Vote

East Shore Gets Out the Vote

Are you worried about voter suppression and disenfranchisement having an impact on the election coming up in November?  If so, you’re not alone.  Many members of East Shore are worried about the next election and want to do what they can to help encourage people to...

PAST EVENTS

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