15th Annual Grassroots Environmental Justice Conference

Date: 
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 9:00am

The Sierra Club presents the 15th annual environmental justice conference. This annual day of networking and learning is planned to offer workshops for most every interest area. Whether you care about clean air, safe drinking water, promoting clean energy, or green jobs, there will be a discussion just for you. In fact, there will  be fourteen different workshops covering a wide range of subjects throughout the day.  A hot lunch will be served to all pre-registered participants. And, for your convenience we are offering free secure parking. The keynote speaker will be Mustafa Santiago Ali, Senior Vice President of Climate, Environmental Justice & COmmunity Revitalization for the Hip Hop Caucus based in Washington DC. Mustafa Ali worked for 24 years at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, where he was a founding member of the Office of Environmental Justice. More information and registration available here

9:00am - 2:30pm

University of Memphis, University Center, 3rd Floor