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Be Amazing!  Give to Sierra Club during Amazing Raise Sept. 16-17!
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Be Amazing! Give to Sierra Club during Amazing Raise Sept. 16-17!

The Virginia Chapter will be participating in Richmond’s AMAZING RAISE, a fun 36-hour online giving challenge that kicks off at 6am on Sept. 16 and ends at 6pm on Sept. 17. Help the Sierra Club and see your $50 donation possibly double, triple, or more! During Amazing Raise, non-profits like the Sierra Club compete for [...]

2015 Fall Annual Gathering Promises Nature, Music, Food, Fun & Education
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2015 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. Our Annual Gathering is a 3 day, 2 night event that includes nature hikes, Virginia Sierra Club happenings, great music and fellowship.​ Join us Sept 25-27 at [...]

Get your Ticket to the Chapter’s Summer Social!
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Get your Ticket to the Chapter’s Summer Social!

We invite you to join us at our first annual Summer Social and Legislative Awards Reception on August 30, 2015. You can expect a festive evening that’s sustainable and supports a great cause! WHAT: Sierra Club Summer Social & Awards Reception WHEN: Sunday, August 30 from 2 – 4 PM WHERE: Hotel Monaco Alexandria, located [...]

All Virginians Deserve Clean Air
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All Virginians Deserve Clean Air

For more than 130 years the Southeast Community located in Newport News, Virginia has been subject to industrial pollution, but now the community is taking a stand! Join the Southeast CARE Coalition as well as the VA Sierra Club as we work towards getting the clean, healthy air that we all deserve to breathe by [...]

2015 Virginia General Assembly Climate & Energy Scorecard
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2015 Virginia General Assembly Climate & Energy Scorecard

Who’s protecting Virginia’s Environment at the State Capitol? The Sierra Club is keeping score.                      Click here to view the 2015 Virginia General Assembly Climate & Energy Scorecard. This Scorecard grades our elected officials on the votes they took during the 2015 General Assembly Session on [...]

McAuliffe: Be our Champion!
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McAuliffe: Be our Champion!

We are coming down to the wire. This summer, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will release the final Clean Power Plan, setting the first-ever limits on carbon pollution from power plants. With companies like Dominion and Appalachian Power, the Koch Bros, the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), and the fossil fuel industry all criticizing the standard, [...]