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NC Climate Justice Summit

Do you want to learn new skills to protect your community from climate disasters?
Do you believe everyone deserves clean air, pure water and a healthy environment?
Do you want your local economy to provide good jobs so everyone can thrive?
If your answer is yes to these questions, register now for the NC Climate Justice Summit!

Survivor’s Summit

We hope you will join us for the Just Florence Recovery Survivor’s Summit to meet and talk about Hurricane Florence recovery with impacted community members from affected counties in North Carolina. Click “attend” for more information.

Quarterly Meeting 10/29

Lunch will be provided at the meeting, so we need to know if you are coming on Saturday, Dec. 29!

The North Carolina Environmental Justice Network quarterly meeting is hosted by The Concerned Citizens of Northampton County. After the meeting, it will be possible to view some of the damage caused by the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.

This gathering will include discussion on community issues and concerns in Northampton County, news on the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, an update on the election outcome and updates from the Julius L. Chamber Center for Civil Rights!

Cool Spring Community Center, 120 Cherry St., Gaston

The Water Next Time?

Princeville was originally founded as Freedom Hill in 1865. It has been destroyed by flooding nine times since 1800. The community continues to rebuild after every storm. Scalawag’s Dr. Danielle Purifoy, a NC Environmental Justice Network Board member, reports on what...

Help the Hurricane Survivors!

As folks recover from Hurricanes Matthew and Florence with Michael on the way, we stand with them. Stand with us! We need your help! You can donate here at and you can bring items for recovery (nonperishable food, cleaning supplies, youth/baby items,...