We invite all those catalyzing transformation in the face of ecological and climate breakdown to become co-creators on September 21, 2019.
The Day of Sustainable Communities is directly inspired by our partners in Europe.
The European Day of Sustainable Communities will be hosted for the third consecutive year in 2019. The European network called ECOLISE has organized coordination, funding, and website listing participating events. Last year in Europe, communities in 24 countries joined the celebration by organizing over 100 events. The momentum is continuing to grow!
We aim to launch the first North American Day of Sustainable Communities this year. A small amount of seed funding has been secured from GENNA Alliance, enough to coordinate preliminary activity and gain traction for future years. We are coordinating with European organizers to help launch the Day.
To celebrate local communities taking action for a more regenerative, just, and inclusive world, through hosting a day of events on September 21, 2019. We aim to coordinate and promote events happening throughout the US, Canada, and Mexico.
Collaborate with ECOLISE to develop a North American brand for the Day
Build a North American Day of Sustainable Communities website
Create a Community Council to advise planning of the Day
Build partnerships with diverse organizations and communities
Generate media attention from local to national scales
Register atleast 50 community events on the website map
Harvest stories, photos, and video from the Day
Build momentum for a bigger Day in 2020