Make Mom Proud

This Mother's Day, give the best gift of all:
bold action on climate change.

On Mother's Day weekend (May 9 - 11th), more than 465 families and communities across the country joined together to draw or paint a picture of what's most important to them in the face of climate change. Together, we're sending a personal and compelling portrait for climate action to members of Congress. Visit our Mother's Day Weekend roundup thread to read about some of the events and view a photo slideshow.

Click on the map below to see the events that took place around the country and near you.

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Mommy Meetups and Stroller Marches: Moms and Kids Making Calls for the Climate.
In partnership with 1Sky, Greenpeace and True Majority mobilized mothers on Saturday, May 10th. At these Mommy Meetups, moms and kids of all ages gathered in parks and homes for group photos and recorded short voice-mails to Congress calling for climate action. Check out the photo and audio collage >>

Other committed partners nationwide include groups such as Religious Witness for the Earth, Interfaith Power & Light, Chesapeake Climate Action Network (DC, VA, MD), Southern Alliance for Clean Energy (FL, GA, NC, SC, TN), Center for Civic Policy (NM), Climate Solutions (WA), the National Education Association student program, Climate Counts, Friends Committee on National Legislation, and 11th Hour Action.

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