7/15 and Monthly: Just Energy for All Strategy and Capacity Building

Greetings from the Office of Economic and Environmental Justice of United Methodist Women.

Please join us for our first monthly Just Energy for All Strategy and Capacity Building session on Wednesday, July 15th at 3 pm ET (noon PT). If you have not already registered, please register here!

Our July session will focus on the topic of Casting our Vision & Communicating our Story. You will have the opportunity to develop, practice, and receive feedback on communicating your own just energy for all story as well as hear the stories of two United Methodist Women: Rita L. Smith, North Central Jurisdiction President, and Sarah Son, UMW Climate Justice Intern and current student at Mount Holyoke College.

Rita Smith; Sarah Son Left: Rita Smith, North Central Jurisdiction President
Right: Sarah Son, UMW Climate Justice Intern

As a reminder, these monthly sessions are intended to provide an opportunity to network, share best practices, and support you in your work of advancing just energy for all at the local, state, and national levels. The format will vary from month to month and may include various speakers, capacity-building, peer-coaching, breakout groups by themes/region, and updates from the National Office. Register here!

If you did not participate in the 3-part Just Energy for All 101 Webinar Series in April/May, we invite you to learn more about the energy sources supplying your community and the impacts of unjust energy specific to your region by completing the worksheet found the “Just Energy for All Strategy and Capacity Building Sessions” shared folder: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ANipcuXW1c4-iUiMJknGT45H3Das2LyX/view?usp=sharing.

If you have any questions about these monthly strategy and capacity building sessions, please reach out to climatejustice@unitedmethodistwomen.org. We look forward to seeing you in our first session on July 15th at 3 pm ET (noon PT)!

Additional sessions are scheduled monthly:

  • Aug 19, 2020 03:00 PM ET / noon PT
  • Sep 16, 2020 03:00 PM ET / noon PT
  • Oct 21, 2020 03:00 PM ET / noon PT
  • Nov 18, 2020 03:00 PM ET / noon PT
  • Dec 16, 2020 03:00 PM ET / noon PT
  • Jan 20, 2021 03:00 PM ET / noon PT
  • Feb 17, 2021 03:00 PM ET / noon PT
  • Mar 17, 2021 03:00 PM ET / noon PT
  • Apr 21, 2021 03:00 PM ET / noon PT
  • May 19, 2021 03:00 PM ET / noon PT
  • Jun 16, 2021 03:00 PM ET / noon PT

Grace & Peace,

Elizabeth Chun Hye Lee & Erin Hancock
Office of Economic and Environmental Justice
United Methodist Women

P.S. In our work to advance racial and climate justice, please SIGN this letter urging Congress to put a moratorium on utility shutoffs and provide people-focused federal relief and stimulus packages: https://p2a.co/33iJHcC.

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