Author Archive for Eileen Levandoski

Eileen is the Virginia Conservation Program Manager with the Virginia Chapter Sierra Club.

Invite Gov. McAuliffe to Join Us @ Sunday’s People’s Climate March in NYC
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Invite Gov. McAuliffe to Join Us @ Sunday’s People’s Climate March in NYC

He’s going to be in New York that day anyway! He’d join the over 700 Virginians who are confirmed on 12 buses headed to NYC for the People’s Climate March. We’ll all be joining tens of thousands in the streets of Manhattan near the United Nations where President Obama with meet with other world leaders [...]

Amazing Raise is on! Give to the Sierra Club NOW! 6am Sept. 17 to 6pm Sept. 18
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Amazing Raise is on! Give to the Sierra Club NOW! 6am Sept. 17 to 6pm Sept. 18

Amazing Raise is on! Give to the Sierra Club NOW! There’s just 36 hours (6am Sept. 17 through 6pm Sept. 18) to help the Virginia Chapter and see your $50 donation possibly double, triple, or more! Click here to go to our Amazing Raise donation page and GIVE NOW! The Virginia Chapter will be participating [...]

Tell the Feds: “No to new leasing for gas and oil in America’s oceans”
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Tell the Feds: “No to new leasing for gas and oil in America’s oceans”

Four years ago, America’s worst oil disaster, the BP Oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, killed eleven people and gushed 210 million gallons of oil into the ocean. Today at least 14 species, including birds, fish and dolphins are struggling to survive and the once lucrative fishing, tourism and recreation economies of the Gulf [...]

2014 Fall Annual Gathering Promises Nature, Music, Food, Fun & Education
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2014 Fall Annual Gathering Promises Nature, Music, Food, Fun & Education

Every year Virginia Sierra Club members join together for a weekend of hiking, music, fun and, of course, learning about how to protect our natural environment in Virginia. This 3 day, 2 night gathering includes nature hikes, Virginia Sierra Club happenings, great music and fellowship. If you’ve never been this is the year to try [...]

Tell Dominion Resources: Quit ALEC today!
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Tell Dominion Resources: Quit ALEC today!

We can’t let any ALEC members get away with claiming to help the environment — not while they still fund the organization’s extreme anti-climate agenda. But that’s exactly what Dominion Resources is trying to do. Click here to tell Dominion: Quit ALEC TODAY! The dirty energy giant says it’s environmentally responsible, [1] but the fact [...]

Labor and Environmental Groups Call on Gov. McAuliffe to Accelerate Offshore Wind
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Labor and Environmental Groups Call on Gov. McAuliffe to Accelerate Offshore Wind

“With the potential for ten thousand good paying, local, family-supporting jobs in Virginia’s offshore wind industry, Governor McAuliffe should adopt a Virginia Energy Plan that endorses offshore wind and the port improvements needed to make it happen,” said William Harriday, staff representative for United Steelworkers.