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

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

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!

Get your Ticket to the Chapter’s Summer Social!

8Jul15 • 0 comments

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

All Virginians Deserve Clean Air

22Jun15 • 0 comments

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 [...]

What If…?  Virginia Offshore Drilling Forum July 2 in Norfolk

What If…? Virginia Offshore Drilling Forum July 2 in Norfolk

What if …  the Deepwater Horizon spill had occurred off the mid-Atlantic coast? What are the impacts stemming from industrialization of coastal areas? What long-term ecological harm is inflicted just with normal drilling operations? These questions and more will be posed by a panel of federal, state and local elected officials and answered by a large [...]

2015 Air Pollution Solution Campaign

2015 Air Pollution Solution Campaign

18Jun15 • 0 comments

Toxic air pollution is a serious threat to the Southeast Community in Newport News because of the amount of pollution released and the combination of environmental stressors. Assessing the air and monitoring its quality are vital to decreasing pollution and protecting public health. Background Information In May 2015, the Southeast CARE Coalition launched a campaign [...]